These sewing and quilting supplies are personal favorites, some are based on powerful endorsements from friends, and some have been on my own wish list for ages. If you know someone who sews, you’re sure to find something they’ll love. If you sew, I’m sure you’ll be able to drop some great hints to Santa.
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When sewists aren’t sewing, they’re still thinking about sewing. Why not gift a sewing fan this great puzzle?
From the publisher: “Mending Matters explores sewing on two levels: First, it includes more than 20 hands-on projects that showcase current trends in visible mending that are edgy, modern, and bold—but draw on traditional stitching. It does all this through just four very simple mending techniques: exterior patches, interior patches, slow stitches, darning, and weaving. ”
Jodie Carlton designs lots of wonderful enamel pins for crafters. This sewing machine is our favorite, but be sure to check out others in her Ric Rac Etsy shop.
This small pressing mat is perfect for keeping on your sewing table so you can press your seams open without having to move to an ironing board. The wool retains heat and prevents your fabric from slipping and stretching. It also comes in other sizes.
This mechanical pen comes with white and black lead, and also has a tracer point. Sewline makes many other colors of lead so this is a great option if you sew and quilt with a range of tones.
From the publisher: “From the founder of iconic outdoors brand Sandqvist, this cool craft book is all about using needle and thread, a sewing machine and stiff materials to make your own practical, hardwearing functional objects.”
Markers are great for quilt planning and bullet journaling. We like these because of they have both a fine tip and a chisel tip.
This adorable set includes a floss organizer, 3 bobbins, and a needle minder. Handmade by Girlontherocks on Etsy.
This box of three different washi tapes would be great for anyone who loves to sew!
These small, flexible organizers can help you keep all your floss together for a single project, or organized by color. Pack comes with 6 pieces.
This precision pen point needle oiler helps you get sewing machine oil right where you need it. Special oil help prevent staining on fabric.
Aurifil thread is a quilters favorite. This collection of neutral and dark thread, curated by quilter, Edyta Sitar, might be just what you need to round out your thread stash.
From the publisher: “Learn to make Luna Lapin’s friends and their exquisite wardrobes. This collection of sewing patterns features five of Luna’s best friends and their clothes including Reynard the Fox, Clementine the Cat, Badger, Mouse and even a baby Luna! Author, Sarah Peel, takes classic garments and recreates them on a miniature scale and with exquisite fabrics including Liberty cottons, wool tweed and French lace. Full sized patterns and step-by-step instructions are included–as well as a collection of charming stories about the characters and their adventures.”
This book contains 60 creative ideas for mini hoop masterpieces. It also includes tips for transferring your design and framing your hoop. Bundle with a set of mini hoops for a great gift!
These rulers have a 1/4″ lip so you can add a perfect allowance to your seams. Ideal for foundation paper piecing.
“Clothesline for Christmas?” you say. Why yes! Sewing rope bowls, baskets, mats, and bags is very popular and very fun and clothesline is the perfect rope for the project!
We adore this kit from A Happy Stitch. After years of practice, Melissa perfected her espadrille-making techniques, located her favorite supplies, and created this kit so you can make your own shoes too! The kits includes needles, espadrille thread, wax, needle puller, an instruction booklet, pattern, and shoe soles. They are available with or without fabric if you want to provide your own.
From the publisher: “50 Little Gifts is a collection of all of those projects you make the most from the designers you know and love: napkins, pincushions, gift card holder, pieced keychain, electronic cases, bibs & fabric baskets…AND inspiration for some unique gifts like a Christmas pickle ornament, geode coasters or a teabag wallet!”
This bodkin clips onto the end of your elastic or ribbon so you can easily pull it through a casing.
This planner includes both weekly and monthly pages, product planning pages, monthly quilt blocks, graph paper, stickers, and much more! The perfect gift to help the quilter in your life get organized in 2019!
Tailors clappers are popular with both sewists and quilters. Place the clapper under your seam and press with steam. The unfinished wood absorbs the moisture and leaves you with a nice crisp seam.