Making can be such an addictive pastime, hobby, interest, sometimes we fly with our own ideas, other times we love to be inspired, to have instructions. Today I am sharing with you my gift guide for creative people. Included are PDF patterns, kits to beautiful supplies to create with.
PDF patterns are so versatile, print them, and gift in a beautifully styled envelope with photographs showcasing the finished item, alternatively make up the item yourself and gift it.
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This sashiko sampler kit combines bold patterns with the classic sashiko pairing of blue fabric and white thread in a super easy kit. Each kit includes a variety of six patterns giving you a chance to practice your stitching and explore the world of sashiko patterns. Sashiko is a Japanese technique of functional embroidery originally developed to patch and insulate clothing.
Sew Together Grow Together is an original and exciting sewing book for kids. It features 20 easy to make sewing projects developed for children aged between five and twelve. These projects are fun, creative, and highly educational activities that teach kids the basic techniques of how to sew as well as including suggestions on how to help develop your children’s creativity
My friend LIia has this incredibly versatile pattern to create many different versions of bunting. The Celebrate! Banner is an incredibly versatile pattern for festive bunting to hang up for a joyful occasion or for everyday use. There are five flag shapes in four sizes each, as well as four sizes of upper- and lower-case letters, numbers, shapes and symbols to be used for an appliqued word or message on the banner pennants.
A wonderful collection of felt 3D puzzle animals patterns. The animal pieces can be mixed and matched for hours of creative and imaginative play and are compatible with the other sets of puzzle animals.
SPIN is a classic fit and flare skater dress with a high round neck, long or short sleeves and pockets. The full circle skirt sits above the knee for an extreme spin, twirl-in experience. Use the most delicious knit fabric and your girls will love the Spin they're in. The pattern is sized from age 2-10.
My own printable PDF pattern for this contrasting fabric tote bag includes a zip padded pocket perfect for a tablet up to size 10 by 7". Plus two slip pockets. This tote bag is perfect for storing almost any essential item, making it perfect for trips to the city, library, college, beach and more!
Frosty Mittens Pattern is perfect for all the family with two choices for finishing including elastic casing or cuff. Keep those fingers warm this winter. Pattern best suited for fleece or knit fabrics.
My friend Anna has this gorgeous craft kit for sale to make a little Christmas embroidered hoop. The finished hoop measures 8 cm (3 inches) across and would make a lovely decoration for your tree, mantlepiece or dresser.
Heather has this ingenious pattern for sale to transform an adult t shirt into either an Upcycled T-Shirt Romper or Dress for 3-24months. The Upcycled T-Shirt Romper and Dress Sewing Pattern is one digital download (1 PDF) delivered immediately.
This a great set of patterns, which make a perfect gift in their own right or sew up the items for your friends and family. Get sewing for your own home with Simply Home Sewn. These 7 printable PDF sewing patterns can help make your home organized, comfy and simply handmade. Patterns included: a throw pillow, Mommy and Me Aprons, hanging towel, makeup zipper pouch, salad bowl covers, storage basket and kitchen pot holders.
Here are more gorgeous gift ideas for women. With Black Friday around the corner please consider supporting small creative businesses, every sale really does make a difference.