20 Dec Crafty Gift Idea #15: Tie it Together

Knitting time is short, dear crafters, but there's still time to whip out a stack of sewn goodies. For the fellows in your life, how about a tie of the neck or bow variety? Try this tutorial from Purl Bee for an elegant neck tie, or this one from Angela Osborn for a dapper bow tie. We made ours from colorful...

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16 Dec Crafty Gift Idea #11: Embroidery Kit

Here we have a little sampling of our stitching supplies: An adorable embroiderdy pattern (L for Lion) from Penguin & Fish, 4 colors of Anchor embroidery floss, embroidery needles, a wooden hoop, and the fabric of your choice (we used Robert Kaufman Essex Linen). Stitch this up for a little one or wrap it up and present it as a kit...

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15 Dec Crafty Gift Idea #10: Knitting Accessories

What do you get for the knitter who has everything? How about a set of Knit Picks Options interchangeable needles? They come with sizes 4-11 needles in either nickel or rainbow laminated birch, and 4 cables (two each 24" and 36") We also have an array of great needlecases and specialty knitting accessories. Shown here are Lantern Moon needle cases, sock monkey measuring...

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Butin Collar

13 Dec Crafty Gift Idea #8: Nelkin Kits

We are always on the lookout for good, crafty kits to carry at JP Knit & Stitch. There's nothing like receiving a present with cute packaging with everything you need to make something special right inside.  That's why we love our newest find (thanks, Eloise!), Crafty Gift Idea #5, The Threadfollower kits, and why we love Crafty Gift Idea #8,...

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