Glittering Gifts for Every Knitter
You’d be surprised how many great gifts there are out there for avid knitters this festive season… From kitsch Christmas jumper candles to knitted-effect biscuit jars, there’s something for everyone!
1) Knitted tie kit
From Made, £15 (made.com)
A knitting kit is always a win-win if you’re gifting to a yarn lover. Even a total beginner will adore this kit all wrapped up under the tree.
2) Personalised knitting pouch
From Warm Pixie DIY at Not On The High Street, £49 (notonthehighstreet.com)
There’s nothing better than a place for your poshest pins, and this leather knitting needle case can be personalised with up to four letters to boot!
3) Christmas jumper candle
From Lime Lace, £16.95 (limelace.co.uk)
Join the Christmas jumper craze, but without the embarrassment – just buy one of these snazzy knitted-effect candles instead. Who could bring themselves to burn it? It will look equally fab adorning any knitter’s shelf as a pretty ornament.
4) Cup o’ socks
From Mamselli at DeWanda, €10.50 (de.dawanda.com)
Marvellous as a stocking-filler, this sock-knitting pack comes in a novelty frappe cup, complete with a straw made of needles, for extra kitsch value.
5) Time for tea
From Contemporary Wall Stickers, £11.50 (contemporarywallstickers.co.uk)
Perfect for the avid knitter who has everything, this mug is ideal for sneaking into the office as a subtle clue to a yarny lifestyle.
6) Taking the biscuit
From Puji, £12 (puji.com)
With a flash of colour to add to any kitchen, this knitted-effect textured ceramic finish is equals parts subtle and stylish. A small knitting project or a bunch of biscuits would be right at home in here… although not at the same time, of course!
7) Wrapped up
From We Are Knitters, £35 (weareknitters.co.uk)
Great for the knitting novice, or even the aspiring learner if you’re keen to teach them, this super-chunky snood will keep out the cold come January and keep your loved one cosy.