10 Gift Ideas For Your Favorite Maker

10 Gift Ideas For Your Favorite Maker

We’re a little biased, but we think makers are the most fun people to shop for. If you have makers on your holiday list this year, take a look at some of our favorite small businesses selling gifts for makers of all types and all ages. We have something here for everyone! 


1. Zollie Beginner Friendship Bracelet Kit 

Our Friendship Bracelet Kit is our #1 bestseller, and it makes a perfect gift for makers of all ages. Follow step-by-step written and video instructions, and make 30+ bracelets with 4 colors of organic cotton yarn.

Available from Zollie.


1. Mending Life, A Handbook For Repairing Clothes and Hearts by Nina and Sonya Montenegro

Mending Life by The Far Woods

Mending Life is a beautifully illustrated, practical tool kit for repairing the clothes and belongings we love. It is also an exploration of how mending can be a gently healing practice in our daily lives and a small act of rebellion in a world where many things are discarded without thought.

Available from The Far Woods on Etsy.


3. Agrumes Needlepoint Kit by Unwind Studio

Needlepoint Kit from Unwind

Needlepoint is a perfect way to relax and unwind with a stitching project in hand. We love the bright and happy colors in this Agrumes Needlepoint kit. 

Available from Unwind Studio.


4. Whale Needle Felting Kit by Hawthorne Handmade

whale project

 Who doesn’t want to needle felt a cute whale? Made in the UK and stocked in the US by Gather Here.

Available from Gather Here.


5. Natural Dyeing Starter Kit From Weaver House

Natural Dye Kit

This starter kit sold by Weaver House has everything you need to learn indigo dyeing and shibori resists, including materials to dye and illustrated instructions.

Available from Weaver House.


6. Introduction to Tapestry Weaving Kit by Rebecca Mezoff

Learn to Weave Tapestry Kit

A complete introduction to tapestry weaving, including a loom, warp and weft yarn, and in depth video instruction from Rebecca Mezoff.

Available from our sister brand, Gist Yarn.


7. Wild Hand(Make) Woven Keychain Kit

Wild Hand Keychain Kit

Weave your own keychains! This kit from Wild Hand includes all of the supplies you'll need plus step-by-step video instruction.

Available from Wild Hand.


8. Potholder Loom by Friendly Loom

Potholder Kit

Everyone loves weaving potholders! A simple, useful, and colorful project for the whole family.

Available from Friendly Loom.


9. Kite Paper Kit by Fair Play Projects

Kite Kit Fair Play

Make your own paper kites in this cute kit for all ages.

Available from Fair Play Projects.


10. Zollie Beginner Amigurumi Crochet Kit with Yan Schenkel

Learn how to make Marty, a charming amigurumi duck designed by Yan Schenkel, the artist behind Pica Pau. This beginner kit includes all materials and step-by-step video and written instructions

Available from Zollie.