Fancy Tiger's Holiday Gift Guide 2015!
Happy Holidays! We are excited to share with you some of our very favorite things for crafty gift giving this year. We have lots of new and delightful things in the shop, and are sure to have something here that will make your favorite crafty person light up with joy!
Gifts Under $25: These gifts are perfect for all the crafters on your list, and easy on your wallet! (1) A super fun treat for crafters who want to dabble in natural dyeing, our Natural Dyes ($5.50 - $20) are great for both yarn and fabric projects. (2) Everything is included in these Cozy Blue Embroidery Kits ($20 - $24) for your favorite hand-stitcher to create beautifully illustrated wall art or ornaments. (3) We love fabric designer Tula Pink's unique illustrations--the new Tula Pink Coloring Book ($15.99) is filled with all our favorites for hours of classy coloring fun. (4) Any sewist would be thrilled to get this simply magical Zirkel Magnetic Pin Holder ($19.95) which keeps their pins and even sewing snips organized and easy to pick up. (5) The garment sewist on your list is probably as excited as we are that Closet Case Patterns, including the Ginger Jeans Pattern ($18) are now available in print! This is on our must-sew-a.s.a.p. list. (6) Our very own Fancy Tiger Crafting Merit Badges ($4) are the perfect stocking stuffers for crafty peeps who want to show off their craft prowess. (7) Hand-dyed in Nashville by Allison Volek Shelton, Over, Under, Repeat Yarn ($21) is a stunning 100% Mulberry silk 2-ply, a special gift for knitters, weavers or crocheters.
Gifts $25 - $50: Take the gift-giving up a notch with these crafty gems. (1) Knitting parents, uncles or aunties will enjoy making these sweet little Royal Petite Babies Knit Softies Kits ($40) for little ones. (2) A beautiful modern periodical of fiber and textile related stories and photos, Knit Wit Magazine Issue 1, 2 & 3 Bundle ($48) is an inspiring gift for the aesthetically minded crafter. (3) Threadfollower just killed us with the cuteness of their newest Rilla Raccoon Kit ($35) for a handstitched raccoon cutie. (4) This stunning project, DIY Quilt Template: Northern Stars ($38) will have handstitching enthusiasts in awe of their own skills as they stitch a map of the stars into a beautiful quilt. (5) Knit Collage makes darling yarns for knitters, and their Wildflower Drifter ($39) is sure to please with it's bright pom-poms and colorful print fabric spun into a fun skein of yarn. This one is vegan friendly, too! (6) A fun project kit for natural dyeing, The Northwoods Hat Kit ($40) is a great gift for knitters interested in natural dyes. (7) The inspiring and beautifully photographed Modern Natural Dyer (29.95) by Kristine Vejar has tons of info and projects for novice or experienced natural dyers. (8) Woolful's new Sheep Breed Calendar ($26) is the best possible present for the sheep lover in your life--the gorgeous prints are perfect for framing as the months pass. (9) Liberty of London fabrics are a sewist's dream, and Liberty Jersey ($42/yd) is about as lux as you can get for sewing stretch garments.
Gifts over $50: For that extra-special crafter in your life, these goodies will bring squeals of holiday joy. (1) There is nothing quite like these awesome super-duper chunky Loopy Mango Big Loop Yarn bumps ($198), with which you can make a throw blanket in a couple hours! (2) Classy, super functional and big enough for epic sweater projects, Twig & Horn's Wool Project Tote ($79.99) will carry around any knitting project in style. (3) Does your favorite quilter love horses? Can you even believe how perfect this Purebred Quilt Kit ($144) is with it's almost 5' tall horsehead appliqué!? (4) The Waves Bandana Indigo Kit ($60) is an amazing gift, and with it's glass vials of ingredients it is sure to make the inner scientist come out of your favorite crafter as they learn about creating an living indigo vat and they create one-of-a-kind shibori dyed handkerchiefs. (5) For knitters who like to stay organized, the Field Bag ($65) from Fringe Supply Co. has pockets galore, and even yarn guide grommets to keep colorwork yarns in check.
Stop in our Denver shop for lots more ideas, we've got just the thing for the dear, sweet crafters in your life!
Comments on this post (1)
i was there last sept.2016.
there was a loopy mango sweater kit. unfortunately i did not buy it.
however i would like to purchase now in a dark color.
is it still available?
thanks in advance
— Monica Colletti