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Gifts For Embroidery Lovers [2021 Holiday Gift Guide]

Are you looking to find some great gifts for people who embroider, but you’re not too sure where to start? Even if you are familiar with what supplies are needed for embroidery, you have NO idea what to get them…they seemingly have everything they need! This gift guide features thoughtful gifts for embroidery lovers that are sure to be a hit.

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Gifts For Embroidery Lovers

Thoughtful Accessories For People Who Embroider

tree stump pin cushion
Image: Hitree

Most embroiderers have a pin cushion, but let’s face it…we all pretty much have the same plain red tomato pin cushion. Why not find a cute handmade one to gift them? Hitree’s pin cushions on Etsy are to die for!

monstera plant needle-minder
Image: Florals and Floss

Needle-minders are another great accessory that not everybody has. They help keep your needle secure with your work when you aren’t using it. There are some really unique ones on Etsy, including this one from Florals and Floss.

DMC Collector’s Tin

DMC collectors tin
Image: DMC

You really can’t go wrong buying embroidery lovers embroidery floss. DMC is some of the best quality floss out there. This tin contains 35 of DMC’s new 6 strand embroidery floss colors. It’s a nice selection of colors and the tin makes for a great little storage container.

Curated Fabric Bundles

fabric bundle by Matryoshka Doll Shop
Image: Matryoshka Doll Shop

Fabric is a must, especially high quality cotton and linen! These cotton fabric bundles by Matryoshka Doll Shop on Etsy have beautiful colors in them. (Cotton is one of my personal favorites / one of the nicest kinds of fabric to stitch on).

Embroidery Floss Organizers

embroidery floss storage drawers
Image: CatharinaBox

Most people use plastic containers to organize all of their embroidery thread, so maybe it’s time for an upgrade! There are some really nice handmade wood drawers and organizers you can find online, including several options in Catharina Box’s Etsy shop.

Embroidery Books

As someone who is obsessed with embroidery, I’m always looking for more embroidery books to put in my collection. Here are a few that I personally own and love that I guarantee every person that embroiders will appreciate.

embroidered botanicals book by Yumiko Higuchi
colour confidence book by Trish Burr

Embroidered Botanicals by Yumiko Higuchi

This book is great for all levels of embroiderers. It’s a beautiful book full of patterns and images of Yumiko’s beautiful work.

Colour Confidence in Embroidery by Trish Burr

This book is for those that have a bit of experience with embroidery, specifically with thread painting. This book has so much helpful information about choosing a good color palette and it comes with hundreds of DMC color combinations that work well together for blending color in embroidery!

The Crafter’s Box

gifts for embroidery lovers

The Crafter’s Box is a website full of online workshops, which includes embroidery and pretty much anything crafty you can think of! There are several options that would make great gifts from this site.

You can purchase gift cards which can be used for anything on the site. There are individual workshops to choose from as well as craft supplies.

There are also plenty of embroidery kits available to purchase as well.

Embroidery Kits For The Beginner

gifts for embroidery lovers that are beginners

If you’re shopping for someone that’s just starting learning embroidery, a kit is perfect! They’re great for all levels, but they’re especially helpful for those that are learning because they include all of the supplies you need to make the project as well as step by step instructions to complete the design.

For The Embroidery Lover That Travels

gifts for embroidery lovers - travel case

If the person you’re shopping for is always on the go, a travel case to keep all of their supplies in would make for a great gift! The case pictured above is a custom case by Studio Nataly K that offers several different fabric choices. It holds floss, needles, embroidery hoops, and has a large pocket in the back for extra storage.

I hope this embroidery gift guide gave you some ideas for your loved one you’re shopping for!