Awesome Gifts For Your Favorite Co-Workers - Darn Good Yarn

Awesome Gifts For Your Favorite Co-Workers

Written by Kate Curry

Be honest - you have a favorite co-worker. You may even confess that you would willingly hang out with this person outside of your work prison! If you’re lucky enough to be working with a buddy, we have some gift options that they might love! These amazing handmade products are great gifts for birthdays, holidays, and just-because days!

For The Crafty Co-Worker

Mystery Yarn Grab Bag

In front of a blossoming pink cherry tree, a hand holds up three multicolored cakes of handmade sari silk yarn.
Our Mystery Yarn Grab Bags are filled with 3 skeins of premium Darn Good Yarn! And what’s better than premium handmade yarn (here’s a hint - nothing’s better!)

DIY Macrame Wall Hanging Kit

A macrame piece is hanging off a light grey wall.

Macrame is making a comeback and crafters around the world are loving it! Our Macrame Wall Hanging DIY Kit includes instructions and all materials for making your own bohemian wall art with cotton macrame cord and wooden beads. This project is great for beginners or more advanced macrame artists, so you can’t go wrong with this kit!

Easy Knit or Crochet Kit

easy knit or crochet kit with all items showing in front of a white background. Ocean colorway contains 12 skeins of yarn, stitch markers, project bag, pattern booklet, knitting needles, crochet hook, tapestry needles, tape measure.

If you know your co-worker loves yarn, but you’re not sure if they knit, crochet, or even both - grab them one of our easy knit or crochet kits! With yarn, notions, exciting-but-beginner-friendly patterns; your co-worker is sure to have fun with this easy kit!

Twist and Shout Bundle

Geometric wooden yarn bowl (brown with diamond designs) along with 4 skeins of darn good twist sport weight silk yarn (twisting rainbows (multicolor) fancy flamingo (pink and multicolor) Blue Spectrum (blue, and multicolor rainbow) and Lucky Clover (green and pink) all in front of a white background.

This swirly twirly bundle comes with 4 cakes of  Darn Good Twist (Sport Weight) yarn that are made from recycled silk fibers hand spun by artisans in India. It also comes with a handmade geometric yarn bowl to help keep yarn organized and tidy!

For The Fashionable Co-Worker

Sari Wrap Skirt

A blonde woman is posing by the beach, wearing a wine colored top and a neutral colored skirt.

These world-famous skirts are loved by our community around the world - just check all the reviews! These unique one-of-a-kind skirts are the perfect gift for your funky and fashionable work bestie!

The Chic Accessory Bundle

The Chic Accessory box on a pink backdrop with a pink kameela knot headband, a sari scrunchie pack, a start at love enamel pin and a pair of geometric earrings.

If you’re not sure of your coworkers size, the chic accessory bundle is the go-to gift. This bundle includes some of our best accessories, like The Kameela Knot Headband, Upcycled Sari Scrunchie - 5 Pack, Start at Love Enamel Pin, and Geometric Rainbow Earrings. After all, your work bestie deserves some luxury!

Sari Silk Fanny Pack

Closeup of model wearing a red sari silk fanny pack across their chest.

Thank the gods that fanny packs are coming back in style! Our repurposed bag comes in fun patterns and vibrant colors of sari silk that will add a pop of personality to any look. The strap is adjustable and there are MULTIPLE POCKETS!

Reclaimed Sari Medley Scarf

A multicolored reclaimed sari silk medley scarf is swirled into a nest.

In 2021, these scarves were the hottest gift during the holidays and we see people buying these for gifts ALL the time still. These one-of-a-kind scarves are handmade out of reclaimed and recycled sari fabric. Let us know what your co-workers favorite colors are in the checkout notes!

The Zen Co-Worker

The Kindness Kit

Blanket with teal, orange and fuchsia furoshiki, candle, tea, eye roller, wood, crystal, amber rose blessing and skincare mask

Does your work bestie need a day off to relax? Well, if they can’t get to the spa, our kindness kit is the next best thing! Darn Good Yarn partnered with Bloom Etc. and Blush Skin and Soul Spa to help you indulge in some much deserved self care with our specially curated Kindness Kit! This set of self-care items has been carefully and intentionally curated by experts to deliver a luxurious experience. The Kindness Kit includes a variety of luxury products that will leave your hardworking bestie feeling pampered and refreshed.

Boho Tapestry Wall Hanging

A blue, pink, and teal boho wall hanging being used as a table cloth.

Funky and trippy, these handmade boho tapestry wall hangings are an awesome way to add a pop of color to any office, bedroom, or living space! We have a few different options for you to choose from and your co-worker will love the burst of color in their lives!


A wooden and metal chime is laid on a black yoga mat on the grass.

Nothing is more soothing than chimes….well, okay, maybe somethings are more soothing, but chimes are high up there on the list! We have a few gorgeous handmade chime options for you to choose from!

Gift Cards

A teal and pastel purple gift card are laid out on a grey marble countertop.

When in doubt, go with a gift card. There’s no reason to stress yourself out when you can give the gift of free will! Let your work bestie choose exactly what they want!

Make your gift super eco friendly with eco-friendly gift wrapping-- don’t hurt the earth when you spread joy!

A box wrapped in a red and gold furoshiki.

Meet the Author

Profile picture of the author, Kate Curry, wearing a dark red Nanda Poncho sitting on concrete stairs in front of brick wall.

Kate has been on the Darn Good Yarn team since 2018.

They have their degree in Creative Art Therapy & Psychology - and like crafting and animals a little too much.