Our round-up of knitting Christmas gift ideas for yarn lovers
Christmas always has a way of creeping up on us, so getting ideas for gifts early is a great plan. If you’re stuck for what to get the knitter or yarn-lover in your life, we’ve got you covered! Or, you could always share this blog with your loved ones to start dropping hints for yourself… These knitting gift ideas are sure to put a smile on any fibre fanatic’s face!
1. Knitter’s Bullet Journal
This bullet journal for 2022 is the perfect gift for a knitter who wants to get organised in the new year! With project notes, a wishlist, a tracker, monthly overviews and more find it at Knit and Living.
2. Yarn Hand Dyeing Kit
Knitters love yarn, right? So why not give them the chance to hand dye their own? This yarn dyeing kit from We Are Knitters is a fabulous luxury gift for knitters.
3. Knitting Gift Card
What do you get for a picky knitter? A knitting gift card of course! Give them the reins and let them top up their stash with their choice of yarns, notions and accessories with a Tangled Yarn gift card.
4. Yarn Spinning Kit
For wool-lovers, yarn spinning is sure to become a new favourite hobby once they give it a go. Treat a loved one to this beginner’s kit for the perfect knitter’s gift, from ThomasWoodandWool on etsy.com
5. Knitting Gift Hamper
For a really thoughtful gift idea, why not give someone a beautiful knitting gift hamper? This knitting gift basket from The Knitting Gift Shop contains everything needed to make some moss stitch hand warmers.
6. Sock Knitting Kit
It wouldn’t be Christmas without socks! And we knitters are known for making the very best ones. Put a twist on a classic Christmas gift idea for a lucky knitter in your life with Let the Yarn Shine sock knitting kit from Under the Olive Tree Knits.
7. Kid’s Beginner Knitting Kit
Give the gift of knitting to a young person and set them up with a hobby for life! The Knitters of Tomorrow kit from Stitch and Story covers all the basics to help youngsters with no prior skills start their knitting journey with confidence and make their own hat and scarf.
8. Hand-turned yarn bowl
Every knitter needs a trusty yarn bowl to make for effortless knitting. This hand-turned yarn bowl is made by master wood-turner Ken Clark from local Devon hardwoods, available from Wool on the Exe.
9. Beautiful sheep pendant
This beautiful pendant featuring a striking flock of sheep would make a wonderful gift idea for a knitter who loves wool. Handcrafted and made using sterling silver and 22ct gold, find it at Fresh Fleeces.
10. Steiff Pin Cushions
These limited edition Steiff rabbit pin cushion sets would be a truly special Christmas treat for a very lucky crafter. The two classically designed cotton velvet rabbits are perched on an intricately embroidered felt base just waiting to collect your pins. Only 1500 are available for collectors worldwide. Find them at steiffteddybears.co.uk.
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