When looking for the right gift for quilters you can’t go wrong with anything that helps them quilt more easily or comfortably. We’ve hand-picked some of the best gifts that will help them excel at their favorite hobby.
Magnetic Wrist Pin Cushion
The ideal way to save time and tempers, this magnetic bracelet will hold pins and other small metal objects safely in place. Perfect for crafters, this silicone slap band bracelet will fit most sizes, while the magnetic pin cushion on the top will stop pins and needles from falling on the floor.
Quilting Sewing Machine
If they’re seriously into quilting, this sewing and quilting machine will make an outstanding gift. Featuring 60 built-in sewing stitches and 7 styles of buttonholes, this machine also comes with an automatic needle threader, a jam-resistant drop-in bobbin, 10 sewing feet, a set of needles, and 3 bobbins.
Help her keep all her sewing supplies neat and tidy and close at hand with this attractive Sewing Station. Handmade from stoneware clay, this 5.25” ‘spool’ comes with a removable lid, a scissor hole, and a fabric covered pin cushion in the middle to keep needles and pins in one place.
Life Is Short, Buy the Fabric Quilting Mug
Made from ceramic in a striking black and white design, this mug makes the perfect gift for quilters who enjoy a cup of something hot while they work. Printed with an old-fashioned sewing machine on the front, this floral design also includes a funny sewing-related phrase.
Multipurpose Sewing Clips with Tin Box
These multipurpose sewing clips will come in handy for so many things, they won’t know how they ever managed without them. Stored inside a pretty illustrated tin, the 100 clips come in an array of colors, and can be used to hold layers of fabric together and keep patterns neat and tidy,
Recycled Patchwork Scarf
Made partly from recycled plastic bottles, this scarf is as soft as cashmere, and will make the perfect gift. Brightly colored with a patchwork design, this scarf is super cozy and won’t irritate the skin, while the bright and cheerful colors will make every day seem a little sunnier.
CLOVER Mini Iron
The perfect solution for applying heat to fabrics, this mini iron from Clover makes detailed work easy. With three heat settings accessible on the handle, this tiny iron can be used for ironing out creases and applique work, and can even be used with heat transfer vinyl.
African Patchwork Handmade Quilt
If you’re looking for a gift for quilters that they don’t have to make, this African Patchwork Handmade Quilt will make a thoughtful choice. Stunning in its detail, this 65″ L x 50″ W quilt has been handmade using fabrics from around the world, including Mali, Ghana, and South Africa.
Heartwood Creek Sewing Angel Ornament
If she’s often to be found hard at work over sewing yet another beautiful creation, this hanging ornament will make a sweet gift idea. Bringing tradition and folk art together, this hand painted angel comes from the Jim Shore Heartwood Creek collection, and measures 3.5” high.
A Quilter's Christmas Carol Gift Book
Give a quilter her very own A Christmas Carol story, as told from a quilter’s point of view. Based on the classic by Charles Dickens, this book sees the quilter being visited by the ghosts of Christmas quilting past, present, and future, in a charming re-telling of this fabulous tale.
Magnetic Pin Dish
Handmade from porcelain, this pretty dish would look stunning anywhere it’s needed to hold small objects. However, its real beauty lies in the fact that it is fitted with a magnet, so that the beautiful glazed ornament can hold crafting hardware like pins and needles safely in one, attractive place.
Personalized Quilting Room Sign
Make sure everyone knows whose quilting room it is with a personalized sign to hang on the door. Made to look like a chalkboard, this black and white sign can be personalized with her name and a ‘date established’, and is adorned with a single colored spool of thread.
The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt
Both entertaining and thought-provoking, The Farmer’s Wife Sampler Quilt is a collection of letters written in response to the question: ‘would you let your daughter marry a farmer? ’ Posed in 1922, the question received more than 7000 replies, 42 of which are detailed here, along with the quilting blocks they inspired.
Wooden Ornament Sewing Kit
Utterly adorable and perfect for anyone who enjoys any kind of needlework, these Christmas tree ornaments make fabulously fun gifts. Made from plywood, the beanie, sweater, or mitten come pre-drilled with holes, felt backing to hide the stitches, and 6 colors of embroidery floss so they can add the details themselves.
Silver Plated Crystal Sewing Machine Necklace
Beautifully detailed and pretty, this necklace is a must for any lady who likes to sew. The 16” chain is extendable, and holds the sweetest little sewing machine that measures less than an inch. Silver plated and encrusted with crystals, it will make a treasured addition to her jewelry collection.
Mini Quilt Note Cards
This set of 5 notecards would make a beautiful gift from a crafter, or a thoughtful gift to someone who loves to quilt. Measuring 2.5 inches squared, these cards feature 5 different quilting designs and are blank inside for a personal message. Kraft card stock envelopes are also supplied.
Quilter's Slidelock Lighted Edge
Make sure they have straight edges to their cut fabrics with the Quilter’s 24” Slidelock with a lighted edge. Fitted with a yellow Perspex edge, the light from the room reflects onto the fabric, ‘lighting’ it up for an accurate cut, while also staying in place to avoid expensive mishaps.
This fabulous handle will transform the way they work by allowing them to hold rulers still and in place, without risking damage to fingers and knuckles. Adhering to flat surfaces with two powerful suction cups, this handle could also be used in the bathroom, kitchen, or anywhere they need a good grip.
Personalized Yarn Bowl
Yarn can get in a real tangle when there’s no-one to hold it, but this cute bowl will that extra pair of hands. Handmade from stoneware and glazed in a beautiful blue, this bowl comes with a neat slot for the wool to pass through, and their name etched into the side.
Super cute and a real talking point at a crafting get together, this coaster will brighten any space. Made from silicone and available in 5 stunning colors, this coaster resembles a gigantic button complete with 4 holes in the center, and will save surfaces from the heat of a cup.
These spool huggers might be small, but they will become invaluable to anyone who uses thread in their crafting. Available in packs of 24, 48, or 80, these silicone huggers wrap around spools of thread when they’re not being used, to keep ends from unravelling and getting all tangled up.
Willow Tree Quilt Hand-Painted Figure
Parents, grandparents, and anyone who has ever had the pleasure of rocking a child to sleep will adore this Willow Tree figurine. Cast in resin from the original carving and hand painted, this figure shows a child being soothed to sleep under a large, blue quilt.
Quilter's Brain Mug
If they’re not quilting, the chances are they’re thinking about it, and if this sounds like someone you know, this mug will make a great quilter’s gift. Showing a brightly colored brain with all its crafting thoughts, this ceramic mug holds 11oz of their favorite drink.
It's Always a Good Day to Quilt Shirt
There’s no wrong time to craft, and that’s exactly the message that this fun t-shirt is trying to convey. Available in a choice of 5 beautiful colors, this tee comes with the message ‘It’s always a good day to quilt’ on the front, with the last word being brightly multi-colored.
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