22 Fun Gift Ideas for Crocheters of All Skill Levels
These awesome gifts will be sure to amaze the crocheter in your life. The best way to show a creative loved one that you care is to invest interest into their craft. These gifts will have you looking like a crochet expert as it includes everything a crocheter could use and want!
This all-inclusive kit is made for the advanced or beginner crocheter. It includes 9 soft rubber handle, aluminum crochet needles to allow for hours of comfortable crafting. It comes with 22 crochet accessories to assist in projects and a free e-book with tool instructions and crochet tips. All of these items come conveniently packed into a blue polka-dot travel carrying case. $18.99
This Handi-Stitch travel bag is large enough for 8 yarn and wool skiens and comes with a separate accessories case to hold smaller items like needles, scissors and rulers. The top zips close for secure storage and is cut with two slits into it to feed the yarn through without having to take them out of the bag during crafting. This carrying case comes in blue, is perfect for traveling or home organization and to keep crafts safe from dirt, kids or pets! Prices Vary
This illustrated spiraled guidebook comes with step-by-step instructions to perfect your crochet techniques. Its pocket size makes it easy to carry and keep close for reference on tips, stiches, tools, yarn information and diagrams. This book is great for the beginner or experienced crocheter as it contains basic to advanced easy-to-read techniques and details on more ornate stitches. $16.39
This handmade ceramic coffee or tea mug is white with black lettering that has the clever message “Gauge? What Gauge?” with a ball of yarn graphic. A humorous mug, fantastic for the fiber enthusiast is made in the USA and the vinyl commercial grade ink is dishwasher friendly. Prices Vary
200 Stitch Patterns in Words and Symbols: This book has been reviewed as a “crocheter’s dictionary” as it contains all the basic stiches, advanced and original patterns. With over 200 patterns to choose from goes beyond what is found in normal crochet books. Each pattern comes with a diagram, written instructions and photos to provide a quick, easy reference during projects. $16.99
A natural canvas tote bag is a convenient way to store crochet books, yarn and tools. With the color inscription and graphic “Peace Love Crochet” printed on the side, this tote was made for the passionate, proud crocheter. Eco-friendly and machine washable, this carry all tote is an awesome way for the crocheter to stay organized and show off their craft. $17.99
Meant for the more experienced crocheter (though there are some beginner patterns included) these patterns are specialized for home décor. The mix and match patterns can create intricate homemade gifts and family heirlooms. The crocheter in your life will be sure to love these designs for the home and you’ll love the price of the book! Prices Vary
An ideal accessory for the crocheter, this bowl is handcrafted from repurposed wooden bowls. The woodgrain is exceptional and glossed to keep your yarn snag free and organized. The swirl cut out in the side is used to pull the single strand of yarn through and keep the yarn tangle-free. Prices Vary
These bamboo hooks are a different take on the traditional metal hook and provide an ergonomic, lightweight alternative to plastic or rubber. The bamboo handles are sanded smooth and bleached to prevent snagging and will outlast other wooden hooks. The 20-piece set contains a variety of hook sizes (labeled on the handle) and comes with a portable carrying case. Prices Vary
A handmade black ceramic travel mug is awesome for the crocheter on-the-go. Unlike other yarn/fiber enthusiast mugs – this one has crochet needles specifically illustrated on the outside of the mug. Coated in glaze, this mug is double walled and microwave/dishwasher safe and comes with a silicon lid. Prices Vary
This super cute key chain doubles as an accessory and useful tool. The keychain is an actual crochet hook, sized 5.5 mm, which is useful for quick fixes on wayward ends. A great conversation starter, the key chain is available in several different colors, practical and fun for the proud crafter. Prices Vary
These handmade pinback buttons have clever slogans written especially for the crocheter. Fiber enthusiasts will love the 6 buttons, that come with funny sayings like “Hooked” and “Ball and Chain”. The buttons are available to be made into pins or magnets for decorating tote bags, refrigerators or completed projects. $6.00
This sterling silver necklace and charm is handmade in Canada and features a ball of yarn and crochet needle charm. The charm is shaped by hand, soldered for secure placement and tumbled to give it a glossy shine. The chain measures 16” or 18” inches and is shipped in a gift box. $40.00
These make a great affordable gift for the crocheter or fiber lover. They are handmade silver pins, with peach marble beads made to mark stitches and keep track of pattern points. The designer has many other colors and designs available on her Etsy shop and all markers are adjustable to fit into any size knot or around small-large yarn. $6.75
A crocheter’s “assistant”, this wooden Yarn Buddy is made for holding yarn and wool while crocheting projects. The spool like design allows for the yarn to be placed on the spindle and rotate freely as it is needed. This yarn ball holder from HomeSpunWonders is sure to be useful for the crocheter or crafter. $12.19
A blank journal that can be filled with all the patterns and creation notes for each crochet project. There is space for photos, swatches and yarn trimmings and a place to take notes about specific patterns. The book has 33 pages ready to be filled with patterns, completed project photos and memories organized for the crocheter to look back on. $9.99
A DIY gift that can be used for any occasion! The DIY instructions are for Valentine’s day but the design and text can be changed for any holiday or celebration. The steps show how to make a mini yarn ball and crochet needles to attach to the outside of the card and gives a template for printing out the Valentine’s message on a paper color of your choice. The text, paper and yarn color can be changed depending on the occasion but is a great way to show your support of your crafter’s favorite hobby.
Meant for the fiber lover, these DIY instructions show you how to make a creative yarn ball ornament for Christmas trees or decoration. The directions show you how to transform a blank glass ornament or Styrofoam ball into a yarn ball, complete with wooden crochet hooks. You can pick which style and colors you or the crocheter in your life will love the most!
Perfect for a craft party or crocheter’s birthday, these cupcakes are a tasty gift that showcases a love of yarn and crochet. The cupcakes can be bought or made from a regular mix (or from scratch if you prefer), the yarn balls are glazed doughnut holes and covered with edible fondant. The crochet hook is made out of “pocky sticks” with the needle cut out in them, the link provides a printable basket-like cupcake cup to contain your yummy creation.
Instead of buying a pre-fabricared needle carrying case, why not customize your gift and make one using this pattern? All you need is fabric, a sewing machine and some ribbon for the closure to make a case that can hold 15-20 needles of all sizes. The DIY diagrams illustrate how to cut and sew the fabric, where to attach the ribbon and the creator said she had completed the project in about 20 minutes!
This super cute DIY cake construct is a zero-calorie and gluten free gift! You can select 11 skeins of yarn with the corcheter’s taste in mind and use them to create a two-tiered “cake”. The instructions show you how to stack the yarn, use poly-stuffing for the filling and ribbons to secure the structure. If you are crafty yourself, there is a pattern included to crochet a yarn candle to adorn the top of the cake.
A great gift for crocheters to showcase their creations, these free print out labels go around completed projects that will be sold or given. The link provides three versions of free printable labels to wrap around crochet gifts. In the DIY instructions, they use brown kraft paper and black ink but the templates can be customized as a perfect gift for the crafter in your life.