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Darn Good Yarn's Gift Guide for Yarn Crafters for 2018 - Knitters, Weavers, and Crocheters

October 30, 2018 5 min read

Darn Good Yarn's Gift Guide for Yarn Crafters for 2018 - Knitters, Weavers, and Crocheters

The holidays are quickly approaching and many of us are ready to jump into gift shopping! Whether you're ready or not, Christmas is on the way! To help you get ready, we've put together a gift guide to help you give amazing gifts to the yarn crafters in your life. If mom knits or your cousin weaves his own floor mats, this list is for you! Here at Darn Good Yarn, we've got the best gifts for every knitter, weaver, and crocheter you know!

Here's out list of the 13 best gifts for yarn crafters!

1.Yarn Bowl

If you knit or crochet yourself, you know how annoying it is when you're working on a project and your yarn snags or gets tangled as it's unwinding. We have a great way to avoid this problem. Our yarn bowls fit 1-3 balls of yarn at a time and feature a curved gap in the side in which to place the loose end of the yarn. As you pull the yarn to continue adding it to your project, the ball will unwind neatly without tangling! With several styles and sized to choose from, w have a yarn bowl for ever knitter and all crocheters. 

2.Yarn Storage Bag

Working on any creative task on the go can be challenging, but when it comes to carrying around your yarn from place to place, we've got something that will make it a breeze! Our knitting and crochet yarn storage bag is made out of durable canvas and features a zipper to keep all contents secure as you carry them from place to place! 

3.Yarn Club

With the rise of product box subscriptions, holiday gift giving has become a more than one a year ordeal. It's easy to see the reason. Why not give a gift that will keep on giving all year round? Now, there's a subscription for the yarn crafters in your life! When you give someone a Darn Good Yarn $10 Yarn of the Month Club subscription, you're giving them a new skein of yarn and pattern that they will receive monthly along with other small gifts and accessories! 

4.Spice Market Bundle

This gift is a great deal that is certain to spice up a crafter's holiday! This bundle contains a total of ten yarn cakes containing 75-80 yards of yarn each. This yarn is made out of 100% recycled silk and features a variety of bright and bold colors! With this bundle, yarn crafters will have access to a plethora of colors and a substantial, lasting quantity of yarn that will allow them to create multiple beautiful projects! 


5. 30 Minute Arm Knit Scarf Kit

This is an awesome gift for girls and women for love easy DIY projects and wearing scarves! I don't know about you. but for me, that describes a lot of people in my life, including yours truly! This kit includes a pattern and some of our lovely chiffon ribbon yarn- all you need to make a one-of-a-kind, arm knit scarf in 30 minutes! 

6. Market Tote Kit

One of our best sellers, our market tote kit is ideal for beginner level knitters, or for anyone that wants an awesome handmade bag to carry their belongings or knitting supplies around in. As the name in implies, these totes can even be used to carry your next farmer's market haul! Each kit contains pattern with instructions and an ombre pack containing 4 skeins of our Reclaimed Chiffon Ribbon Yarn in the color of your choice! This gift is both creative and practical! 

7. Mystic Mountain Shrug Kit

This is a great gift for knitters who love DIY fashion! The kit includes 4 skeins of our Worsted Weight Roving Silk Yarn and a pattern with instructions. In addition to some knitting needles, this all the gift recipient needs to create a warm and stylish shrug! 

8. Ripple In The Sand Shawl Kit

The best gifts are the ones that come in handy not only during the holiday season, but all year long! This Ripple In The Sand Shawl can be worn everywhere from across the fireplace at a ski lodge to the beach in June! Ideal for intermediate knitters, this kit includes one of our DK Weight Herbal Dyed Recycled Silk Yarn Packs in the color category of your choice and one pattern with complete instructions! 

9. Triangle and Round Looms

All fiber artists can use looms! Our Triangle Loom Kit is perfect for weavers while our Round Knitting Loom Kit is especially well suited for loom knitting. Looms can make yarn projects neater and easier. Yarn-loving gift recipients will be sure to thank you for a gift like this one! You may even get a gift from them next year that they've made with their loom kit! 

10. Yarn Wrapped Rope Basket Kit

This gift is awesome for weavers and for people who want to learn how to weave for the first time. This Yarn Wrapped Rope Basket Kit includes 2 skeins of our Tibet Jewels Sari Ribbon or At the Bahamas Sari Ribbon, and a pattern with full instructions. 

11. The Ultimate Crochet Hook Set

Crocheting is fun because of the nearly endless possibilities it presents for things can be made! In order to take advantage of all of these possibilities, however, crocheters need hooks in every size. The Ultimate Crochet Hook Set is available with 9 hooks in 9 sizes or 11 hooks in 11 sizes. When you give this set to your crocheting friend or relative, your giving them the capability to try an almost limitless variety of projects! 

12. Aluminum Interchangeable Knitting Needle Set

 The same freedom from limitations that you can give to crocheters with the item above can be given to knitters too with the Aluminum Interchangeable Knitting Needle Set! Perfect for any knitter, this set includes 13 pairs of knitting needles, 4 cable lengths, 4 metal connectors, 4 stitch holders, 2 key tighteners, and 1 point gripper.

13. Recycled Sari Silk Skirt

The Recycled Indian Sari Silk Wrap Skirt is a Darn Good Yarn Staple. It makes a good wardrobe staple as well! All women on your holiday list will love these comfortable, colorful, ethical, and beautiful skirts! These skirts are reversible and can be styled, and mixed and matched for wear in any season. Give the women on your list they'll love with these skirts that cannot be found anywhere else! 


 We hope that this list has helped you prepare to make this holiday season the best yet for the knitters, weavers, and crocheters in your life! Remember to check out our selection of free-trade, recycled, and ethically sourced yarn as well to ensure that fiber artists on your list will not go without their primary medium!