Crafty DIYers Gift Guide

Crafty DIYers Gift Guide

Quite possibly, the only thing more special than receiving a handmade holiday gift—is when that handmade holiday gift is made by someone you love.

So we have compiled a wonderful list of both handmade supply items and tools to help ignite your creative fire…happy making!

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Fabric Beads - Handmade Quilted Fiber Beads - Blue Green and Pink - Textile and Fiber Art Jewelry Supplies - Set of Five

Fabric Beads – Handmade Quilted Fiber Beads – Blue Green and Pink 

 Here’s a lovely set of 5 hand quilted, fibre art beads, made from a pretty blue-green shot cotton fabric. Each bead was hand stitched and sculpted to shape. Cotton batting is layered in between the fabric layers and premium Egyptian cotton thread in a variegated pink/orange/yellow was used to hand stitch each bead.

These beads would make a great addition to any home knits you may have on the go!!

$17.00 USD by VictoriaGertenbach

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Mustache Moustache Mold Silicone Mould Resin Polymer Clay PMC Candy Fondant Gumpaste (335)

Mustache Moustache Mold Silicone Mould Resin Polymer Clay PMC Candy Fondant Gumpaste (335)

You can use our food grade silicone molds for chocolate, fondant, sugar, candy, butter, gumpaste, isomalt or any other edible that requires temperatures below 395 degrees Fahrenheit. On some the more intricate molds you may wish to put the filled mold in the freezer for a few minutes to avoid distortion when de-molding.

Our general purpose silicone rubber is great for a variety of materials to include wax, soap, gypsum/plaster, epoxy, PMC, all types of resin, polymer clay, paper and probably anything else you can think of.

Make your own moustache candies or jewelry! This shop has an amazing assortment of mold options.

$7.00 USD by MoldMuse

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Whimsical Pink Flower... Small Glass Bead Charm for DIY Jewelery

Whimsical Pink Flower… Small Glass Bead Charm for DIY Jewelery

This glass charm was created using a mini print of Susan’s watercolor artwork that has been preserved under a small tile of crystal-clear glass, then sealed on the back. An Aanraku silver-plated earring bail (the opening faces forward) that has a loop opening of 1.5mm has been added.
This gorgeous little charm would be the perfect focal bead to any DIY jewellery projects you are making at home.

$4.00 USD by SusanFayePetProjects

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5 Crochet Applique Flowers -- 2 inch Diameter, in Dusty Rose

5 Crochet Applique Flowers — 2 inch Diameter, in Dusty Rose

Looking for a unique crochet flower to use as an embellishment? These lace blossoms are made from my original pattern, and are perfect for sewing on fabric, or gluing to any number of surfaces.
These flower appliqués are a unique addition to any sewing projects you may be making as Christmas gifts.

$10.75 USD by CaitlinSainio

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Crochet Cow Coaster DIY, Pattern

Crochet Cow Coaster DIY, Pattern

This cute cow PDF pattern is suited to being a coaster or an appliqué for your pillow,blanket or you can frame it too. This Crochet Cow Coaster Pattern includes written step by step instructions and a Photo-tutorial (more then 40 pix).
It would make the perfect addition to any children’s Christmas gift.

$4.00 USD by MonikaDesign

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Handwoven Scottish Knitting Basket - Ready to Ship

Handwoven Scottish Knitting Basket – Ready to Ship

Beautiful, handwoven, ribbed basket. Woven over two, sturdy, 14″ solid oak handles. If you are a knitter you will love this one!  Natural cane and round reed, stained in natural walnut, accented with burgundy, hunter green and navy round reed. This basket measures approximately: 14″ tall x 14″ wide

Perfect as a gift for a knitter or splurge a little on yourself for a authentic, handcrafted knitting basket.

$125.00 USD by momandmia
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BAMBOO BUTTON PAIR in weathered sage green handmade raised bamboo original design texture ceramic 2 hole ovals by Wisconsin artist Faith Ann

BAMBOO BUTTON PAIR in weathered sage green handmade raised bamboo

This is a charming pair of handmade ceramic buttons! Each measures approximately 1.5″ x 1″, and would add a perfect unique style to any handknits you are currently making or sewn projects too.

$16.00 USD by FaithAnnOriginals

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PDF Pattern for Hand Knitted Baby Afghan, Chevron, Size Adjustable.

our knitting needles will be busy with all the pretty variations you can make from this PDF-format pattern for a lightweight, soft baby blanket. Using 2 yarns held together, the pattern makes up into a warm but fluffy blanket. Basic size is approximately 24″ by 36″ but it is easy to make other sizes that suit your needs.
This blanket would make the perfect “Christmas Baby” gift!

$4.00 USD by knitwit4ever

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SW Sock Yarn Merino Wool Handdyed Pumpkin Yellow

SW Sock Yarn Merino Wool Handdyed Pumpkin Yellow

This skein of superwash merino sock yarn weighs 100 grams or 3.5 ounces. It has approximately 380 yards. Enough yarn for a pair of adult socks.I have kettle dyed it using non-toxic colorfast dyes. This is a ooak colorway. It has subtle shades of golden yellow and orange.Gauge is 7-9 stitch per inch on size 1 needles.

$22.00 USD by FJCruiser

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Calla Lily Fabric Flowers SIX STEMS for making DIY Brides Bouquets and Wedding Bouquets

Calla Lily Fabric Flowers SIX STEMS for making DIY Brides Bouquets 

These gorgeous fabric Calla Lilies are as realistic and stunning as they come! Made from high quality fabrics in your choice of colors AND Patterns! Each flower has a coordinating glass bead stamen at its center to add that sophisticated touch of glamor. Each stem is wrapped in green silk.
These flowers would be perfect for the “Christmas Bride”

$52.00 USD by MyEverAfter

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Handmade Sterling silver buttons- Japanese Illusion buttons - Large Etched silver buttons - x6

Handmade Sterling silver buttons- Japanese Illusion buttons – Large

These Handmade sterling silver buttons have a Japanese illusion design etched onto the surface of each one (separate designs for each) and have been drilled with two holes in the centre of each one to allow threading onto your chosen garment. they have been formed entirely by hand using jewellery makers hand tools. The backs are plain so as not to damage the surface of the cloth they are attached to. They have been polished to a deep shine.
These buttons will make an elegant and sophisticated addition to any handmade project.

$65.00 USD by McDaddio

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Halloween Handmade Polymer Clay Beads Pumpkin Orange Purple Black Autumn Shimmer Sparkle Stripes Striped Set of 10

Halloween Handmade Polymer Clay Beads Pumpkin Orange Purple Black

These Polymer Clay Beads made are cured for an hour at maximum temperature for durability and strength. No added paints, dyes, inks etc in this set of beads. Each set of beads is unique. The different color/hue recipes are designed and mixed by me.
These beads would be the ideal addition to any DIY jewellery project you are making for Christmas presents.. or yourself!

$10.00 USD by TotallyToTheT

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Handmade Recycled Paper Beads mix Colour  origami paper

Handmade Recycled Paper Beads mix Colour origami paper

Paper beads You will receive 50 mixed in different colours Each one is hand rolled, and glazed for shine and water resistance. Beads are about between 10-13 mm long 7-8 mm thick and the hole is 2 -3 mm. They are great for making bracelets, necklaces and earrings, and can be combined with other kind of beads Beads are water resistant BUT NOT water proof please REMOVE before showering or going swimming.

$7.47 USD by me2yougifts
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Earwires Oxidized Sterling Silver Handmade Classic Style: 2 pair

This elegant pair of oxidised sterling silver ear wires  are made of 20 gauge sterling silver wire, hand shaped and the ends are rounded for comfort. They are tumbled to work harden the metal, oxidized and then tumbled again. The wires feature a beautiful polished finish, and are perfect for DIY earring projects.
$6.50 USD by FoothillsFindings
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Fishnet Ruffle Scarf Yarn, large Weave Ruffle Scarf Yarn in 3 colours

Fishnet Ruffle Scarf Yarn, large Weave Ruffle Scarf Yarn in 3 colours

This scarf yarn is a Fishnet-style weave in 3 colours. Each skein makes 1 scarf – knitted, about 47″ long and crocheted, about 70″ , and would is also available in other colours. This yarn makes great organic DIY scarves and other knitted projects.

$9.87 USD by LookingGlassDesigns1

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PATTERN Only Knit DIY Baby Sack Hat Newborn and 0-3 Months Size

This Pattern includes 3 variations to make the knit sack hat such as instructions to make the hat in rib stitch throughout, rib trim and garter stitch trim, and would make a great handmade project for newborn “Christmas Babies”

$2.99 USD by shaeknits

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Crochet Pattern PDF for Baby Rattle - Pet tug

Crochet Pattern PDF for Baby Rattle – Pet tug

This crochet pattern calls for small amounts of 100 cotton worsted weight yarns and is suitable for use as a baby rattle or makes a great tug of war toy for your small pet.
So if you need stocking stuffers for the animal members of the family this is the way to go!!

$3.00 USD by KnitRDie

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0.75" x 0.83" tiles digital collage sheet instant download fabric art brights by Jackie Chadwick

0.75″ x 0.83″ tiles digital collage sheet instant download

 These gorgeous brightly coloured little tiles ( less than an inch in size) are suitable for use in jewelry or many other crafts. The collage sheet has been designed for the images to be used at this small size …. if they are enlarged more than 4x the images will not appear as sharp.
These designs are fantastic to use in a wide range of DIY projects that you may be planning over the festive season.

$3.00 USD  by  StitchMikki

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Baby Cow Hat, Crochet pattern - Crochet tutorial PDF

Baby Cow Hat, Crochet pattern – Crochet tutorial PDF

This cute PDF pattern is the makers own design, is an easy level, and comes with lots of instructions and images.
If you are looking for a unique DIY Christmas present project, this is it!

$3.00 USD by YanasKnitting

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A big thanks to  DawnWhitehandDawn Whitehand of DeeDeeDeesigns for curating this fabulous list!
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12 thoughts on “Crafty DIYers Gift Guide

  1. Ditto, Allyn! And thanks so much, Team, for featuring my handcarved bamboo buttons, which were a hit at the National Button Society’s 75th Annual Convention, this year!
    As tight as time is, with glazing custom tile orders and packaging ornament deliveries, I can’t take my eyes off Victoria’s awesome quilted fiber beads up there! They’re fantastic! So will everything you make with lovingly handmade supplies, like all of these!
    …back to the studio,
    Faith Ann
    P.S. Thanks for keeping me busy!!!

  2. Pingback: Crafty DIYers Gift Guide | stitchmikki

  3. Oh, and don’t forget to support handmakers on HAND MADE MONDAY, this coming Monday! We need all the love we can get to keep the lights on and continue producing delights for you!!!

    Thanks, again,

    Faith Ann

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