Stocking Filler Ideas: Find The Perfect Gift For The Craftoholic In Your Life!
You know just how magical it feels when you treat yourself to an exciting new craft kit to get stuck into… now that Christmas is almost upon us, why not treat your friends and family to that same wonderful feeling? Check out our stocking filler ideas below, and treat your favourite people to a little fun and creativity this Christmas… it beats socks and chocolates, right?!
This fantastic Starter Jewellery Making Kit is at the top of our lists, because it’s fabulous in so many ways! If you’re a jewellery-making fan yourself, then here’s the perfect way to indulge your own passion while ticking some names off the gift list too – you could make the jewellery and gift it as finished pieces! Of course, if you’d rather give the gift of creativity, then simply buy the kit for a friend, and give it as it is – they’ll be able to enjoy a New Year filled with beading and beauty, all thanks to you!
Creative lettering and calligraphy can be an incredibly calming and therapeutic hobby, and is the perfect way to improve mindfulness and relaxation… so why not treat a loved one to a more relaxed 2019 with this gorgeous Deluxe Pen Set from Kelly Creates? Created with beginners in mind, the set contains a variety of pens and markers, a selection of essential tools, and a pamphlet that offers basic tips on how to get started.
Looking for a crafty gift with a difference? The Japanese word Sashiko means little stabs, or running stitch. Modern Sashiko Designs have now rejuvenated interest in this traditional art, so if you know someone who’s keen on sewing and embroidery and looking for a new project that’s sure to stand out from the crowd, this kit could be right up their street!
Quilling is a traditional papercraft technique which has seen a massive resurgence in popularity over the past few years, thanks to the development of contemporary tools and mediums. Why not treat a papercrafter to this incredible quilling starter pack, which includes a whopping 183 elements, and all the instructions, templates and tools required for a beginner to get creative with!
If you didn’t already know it (where have you been?!) colouring is no longer an activity reserved for the children – it’s been revived as a treat for adults too! Colouring in is a fantastic way to improve mindfulness and relaxation – so here’s a fantastic way to treat that someone special to a pastime that will enable them to unwind at the end of a busy day. This fab kit includes everything required to get colouring in minutes – they simply need to open the box… and let the relaxation begin!
This beautifully boxed kit is the perfect way to introduce a friend to jewellery-making for the very first time! It contains everything you need to craft not one, but two gorgeous beaded bracelets, including beads, wire and pliers, and makes a fantastic alternative to simply giving someone a piece of jewellery!
This fantastic kit is the perfect gift for crafty fans of all things floral! Including everything you need to create beautiful folded fabric flowers, this kit provides the perfect way for a seasoned crafter to add a little diversity to their projects. A 12-page booklet explains how to create folded flowers with any lightweight silk or cotton fabric, including colour illustrations and step-by-step information, so even if you’re a beginner to the craft, you’ll pick it up in no time!
Introduce a friend to the joys of sewing with this fantastic Sew Your Own Bag Kit. Our Get The Nation Crafting Kits are designed to provide a taste of a new craft in a box – so this would make the perfect gift for someone totally new to sewing, who’s keen to give it a go! Suitable for beginners, it contains all the materials you will need, including plain canvas, pattern fabric, and thread… just add creativity, and go!
Another of our fantastic Get The Nation Crafting Kits, this fabulous little box provides the perfect introduction to cardmaking for any wannabe papercrafter. Desperate to get your bestie hooked on crafting so you can while away the afternoon crafting together? THIS is the way to do it!