15 Unique Gifts for Quilters

Quilters and sewers generally have a lot of stuff – a side effect of being so creative! When you need to buy a gift for an avid quilter however, what do you choose? Here are 15 of our best gifts for quilters.

Personalized Name Signs

personalized door signs

This is an aluminium wall sign with rounded corners which would make a lovely gift for quilters. You can personalize the name, and the year established – or remove the year established all together.

These personalized name signs have a chalkboard look, with two pre-drilled holes for easy hanging. These personalized name signs have five star reviews on Amazon, we are certain would make an excellent personalized gift for quilters.

Iron for Quilting

iron for quilting

This is a super cute iron for quilting by Steamfast. It has dual voltage and works between 100 and 240 volts making it suitable for any quilter to travel with. This travel steam iron heats up in 15 seconds, has one touch steam control and three temperature settings for different fabrics.

This iron for quilters is backed by a 2 year warranty, so you can give this portable steam iron as a gift knowing that it is a quality item that will last. We are certain any quilter will find it handy to press creases out of fabrics or flatten seams on quilts. It is our choice as one of the best steam irons for quilting.

There is also a sweet travel case that holds the Steamfast Travel Steam Iron you could include with the steam iron as a gift:

Coffee Mugs for Quilters

mugs with sayings

Can you ever have too many coffee mugs? Give the quilter you know a unique coffee mug to brighten their day. It also makes for a practical gift that can be used every day as a coffee mug, or on the sewing table to hold pens, fabric chalk, tape or any little bits and pieces that help to keep the quilting area tidy.

Here’s another one of our favorite coffee mugs for quilters:

Not to mention this quilting mug that says, “Friendships are like pieces of a Quilt, stitched together tightly with love (heart)”

Quilting Jewelry

There’s quilting necklaces, quilting bracelets and practical quilting jewelry that would all make wonderful gifts for quilters. We’ve hand selected the following gifts which we believe any quilter would adore:

Heart Necklace

heart necklace

This heart necklace would make a wonderful gift for any quilter, with a patchwork quilt printed design. The necklace is 18 inches long and treated with a non tarnish gloss to keep it looking good for time to come. The heart pendant measures 1.2 inches.

This heart necklace tops our list of quilting jewelry, a simple but sweet gift for quilters.

Sewing Machine Necklace

sewing machine pendant

This adorable sewing machine necklace is plated with 18K gold and silver. It has a detailed design of a sewing machine and comes packaged with a messsage card that says “beautiful things come together one stitch at a time”.

What we also loved that this sewing machine necklace is nickel free, hypoallergenic and comes with a 3 year quality guarantee for the 18 inch chain.

A must have gift for quilters, sewers or anyone you know who loves crafting with a sewing machine.

Stainless Steel Charm Bracelet

sewing charms

This charm bracelet is a wonderful gift for quilters. With 4 quilting or sewing inspired charms on a sturdy stainless steel bracelet. The bracelet is nickel free, highly polished and durable.

There are a lot of sewing bracelets or quilting gifts on amazon in this theme, but this stainless steel charm bracelet has the best reviews with regards to quality and finish.

This stainless steel charm bracelet is regularly purchased as gifts for quilters or sewers and with no less than 4.9 out of 5 star reviews it had to make our list of the best gifts for quilters.

Funny Gift Ideas for Quilters

If you’re after funny personalized gifts, this Doctorate of Quilting from Quilting State University is sure to be a hit!

You can personalize this gag diploma, which also includes a shining embossed gold seal. It’s inexpensive and a unique gift idea for quilters and sewers alike.

Quilting Tote Bag

The message on this funny quilting tote bag is brilliant! Whilst the quilter or sewer in your life could probably make the tote bag themselves, the ingenious message on the front makes this quilting tote bag a worthwhile purchase. It’s even been requested by quilters and sewers!

Measuring 15 inches x 15 inches with reinforced 22 inch handles, this is one funny, unique and totally awesome gift for quilters.

TShirts for Quilters

gifts for sewers and quilters

How many times has a quilter or sewer bought a good pair of fabric scissors only to have them disappear and be used to cut paper or other items that ultimately blunt the scissors? Too many times!

Any quilter is sure to get a laugh out of this funny ‘Who used my fabric scissors?’ tshirt with a pretty quilted pattern on the front. Available up to size 3XL and in 10 colors, this is a great tshirt that quilters are sure to love.

This fabricologist tshirt is another funny tshirt that is sure to appeal to quilters or sewers. It says:

Fabricologist [fab-ri-kol-uh-jist] noun. 1. One who has perfected the art of stashing fabric. 2. An expert accumulator of cloth intended for future use. The women’s tshirt design is a slimmer fit with a lower cut neck, but this shirt is also available in a men’s and youth fits and up to size 3XL. The shirt is adorned with printed sewing items under the text and comes in 4 color choices.

Quilted Tote Bag Pattern

quilted purses

Give the gift that keeps on giving with this book of quilted tote bags, quilted handbags, quilted purses and more!

There are 36 different patterns for quilters to make, keep for themselves or gift to others. This quilted tote bag pattern book is sure to be a staple in any quilters library of quilting books for many years to come.

1930s Quilt Patterns

1930s quilts

What a lovely ode to tradition and the history of quilts than this book of authentic 1930s quilt patterns. This book would make a wonderful gift for quilters, teamed with 1930s reproduction fabric.

Your quilting friend or relative will be able to create a quilt reminiscent of the last century, that is sure to be treasured for generations to come.

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