2013 Gift Guide: 20 DIY Gifts for Your Favorite Crafter

by Amy Azzarito

The best thing about your crafter friend is that she always makes you the best gifts. So when it comes time to returning the favor, give a gift that will keep her (or him!) busy for hours. While I love DIY kits (and some of my favorites are included here), I think the best gift for a crafter is supplies. Beautiful yarn, sparkly glitter, felt balls, metal stamps or fringe. And just maybe, you’ll end up with some of the resulting crafting.  –Amy

See all the links after the jump!

Image above: 1. ideas book – 3 pack $12 | 2. fringe prices vary | 3. mica d’lights glitter $5 | 4. felt balls $7.50 | 5. blue sky bulky $15.05 | 6. silk cord $2.50 | 7. merchant & mills french safety pins $10 | 8. metal stamps prices vary | 9. italian military surplus clothing repair kit $5.99-$9.99

Image above: Bag it Up Clutch, Easy Knit Kit $40

Image above: iknit cover $39

Image above: etenia bag knit kit $54

Image above: embroidery kit $19.05

Image above: color block pens $5

Image above: patterned combo hammer $19

Image above: iphone cross stitch case $24.20

Image above: needlepoint houses $48

Image above: embroidered poetry paper $16

Image above: toolbox $16

Image above: colors collection dye kit $200

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