gifts for knitters

18 Nifty Gifts For Knitters

News flash, knitting is not only for Grandma. There are some super cool knitting accessories and gear out there. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts for knitters that they will be excited to get.

Yarn Cat Tumblers

gifts for knitter tumblers

These pint glasses depict curious kitties getting all tangled up and loving every minute of it. Capture the frisky fun that happens when knitting material meets Mr. Whiskers with this Yarn Cat Tumbler set. Designed by Patricia Carlin, the four pint glasses depict curious kitties in four different colors and poses. Sold as a set of four. 

Bamboo Knitting Needles Set

gifts for knitters bamboo needles

These knitting set provides you with a complete set of all most commonly used US Size bamboo knitting needles in optimal 14 inch length to create and properly gauge any knitting pattern. Bamboo helps grip onto your yarn better than your ordinary metal needles reducing errors such as dropping stitches and it is soft to the touch. Great for beginners.

Yarn Bobby Pins

gifts for knitters bobby pins

These beautiful bronze yarn hair accessories were handmade with detailed antiqued brass balls of yarn with knitting needles charms atop antiqued brass bobby pins. The perfect gift for the knitter in your life! Designed and handmade with love by Kendall.

Yarn Storage Tote Bag

gifts for knitters tote bag

This crochet yarn bags and totes holder is the perfect size for fitting and storing yarn and wool for a number of smaller projects or one larger project. The bag provides extra pockets to conveniently store crochet hooks, knitting needles, patterns and accessories. Everything is easy to find and zip lid keeps yarn clean and away from pets, dust and dirt.

Sweater Mug Hugger

gifts for knitters mug sweater

Their favorite warm drink will be even cozier dressed in one of these adorable mug sweaters. Made using a traditional jersey knit pattern in either tan or gray, its tiny sleeves clip around your mug for a hug. The gray version also features a front pocket to hold their favorite bag of tea, and they’re all a result of hours of detailed work by artisans in the Andean villages of Huancavelica and Huancayo.

Yarn Ball Winder

gifts for knitters yarn ball winder

Transform skeins into compact balls that sit nicely while you knit. Use the clamp to easily attach the ball winder onto a table to quickly and easily wind your ball into a neat, center-pull ball. Best when used in tandem with a Yarn Swift. This is an essential tool knitter.

More Modern Knitting Book

gifts for knitters book

In 2010, Kristina McGowan’s published successful Modern Top-Down Knitting- a collection of fashion-conscious top-down designs. Knitters not only loved the technique, which allows for easy, try-on-as-you-go custom fitting, but also applauded McGowan’s modern sense of style. This gift is great for a more advanced knitter to help them up their game.

Yarn Bowl

gifts for knitters yarn bowl

This is every knitters side kick. With a super smooth finish allowing your yarn to glide smoothly through the specially designed deep swirl – no more catching or tangling! They are handcrafted making each bowl 100% unique. This bowl is so light that they can pack away with ease in their yarn bag or tote & take with them on your journey.

Knitting Needle Statement Necklace

gifts for knitters necklace

Wear your craft. She was known for spinning skeins of yarn into cozy keepsakes for all her close knits. Amy Pfaffman uses sections of vibrant, retired aluminum knitting needles to create this dazzling necklace. She breathes new life into the crafter’s number-one companion by fanning out 14 pieces in a panoply of shades across a sturdy steel chain.

Knitting Project Wrist Bag

gifts for knitters project bag

They can take their project anywhere with them. This practical bag will store their knitting project, crochet hooks, knitting needles, and small notions like scissor, retractable measuring tape, stitch marker and so on. Pulling the yarn through 4 reinforced grommets on the side are great to avoid tangles and mess. There is additional zippered pocket to stash your knitting supplies, keys, cell phone and tissues.

Yarn Cutting Board

gifts for knitters cutting board

Great gift for the yarn addict in your life. Let them show off your passion even in the kitchen. Hand burned onto a 12 x 9 inch bamboo cutting board so expect slight differences in each piece. Naturally anti microbial and does not dull blades.

Cat Stitch Markers

gifts for knitter stitch markers

Stitch markers are a must for any knitting project. These 8 large brass toned cat shaped stitch markers for great for cat loving knitters in your life. Guaranteed to make them smile. Meow.

Knitter Wine Charms

gifts for knitters wine charms

Wine Charms are the perfect way for you and your guests to keep track of your wine glasses. And your stemmed cocktail glasses. Each wine glass identifier has 8 glass beads, and an antique silver skein of yarn charm. Bringing a bottle of wine to your knitting club? Why not bring wine glass charm too.

Ballsack Reusable Tote

gifts for knitter reusable tote

Yes, we went there. Everyone needs more reusable bags. This fab tote is more environmentally friendly than the throw away plastic carrier bags you get at the supermarket and you can reuse it again and again. Made from 4oz 100% Cotton, this bag is strong and durable. It’s great for holding their knitting supplies wherever you go or just to carry any other items and show off their knitting passion.

Interchangeable Circle Needle Set

gifts for knitters circle needles

This set is deal for knitting small projects in the round with two circulars without buying extra needles! Changing needle sizes up or down to get proper gauge is a cinch. This package contains ten pairs of needle heads in sizes between, six cords and two connectors for joining cords together and four end buttons. I personally have this set and LOVE it!

Handmade Knitting Basket

gifts for knitters yarn basket

Brimming with inspiration for your own knit creations, Leslie Mittelberg’s vibrant basket offers all the eclectic flair of an open air bazaar. Perfect for holding colorful skeins of yarn or even a stack of your favorite glossy magazines, each basket is hand-woven in Senegal from cattails and plastic strips to bind them together. Keep next to the sofa, desk, or bed as a catchall that lends a bold pop of color. Handmade in Senegal.

Stitch Counter

gifts for knitter stitch counter

It’s so easy to lose track of your stitches and row when you knit, especially if your Netflix and Knitting. A counter is a convenient way to track the number of knitted stitches and rows. And you don’t they may have one already. If they’re working on multiple projects, they’ll need multiple counters to keep track of each one. Knitters best friend. 

Knit Lite Knitting Needles

gifts for knitters light up needles

Give then the gift of knitting until all hours of the night. Also perfect for dark yarns. These needles are battery operated with a simple on/off switch. This is a new innovation in the knitting industry and makes a great gift for any knitting aficionado. The package contains one pair of 13 inch long knitting needles. Comes in a variety of sizes. 

Pop The Champagne Pillow

gifts for knitter pillow

The Champagne of Pillows. Toast a wedding, anniversary, or new home with vintage decor that’ll go right to your head. Knit from 100% baby alpaca wool, this champagne bottle pillow is a playful and huggably soft way to add an effervescent pop to a couch or bed. Handcrafted by a self-managed collective of women in Bolivia, production of these pillows provides a living wage that helps bring health care and education to their families. Hypoallergenic wool and polyfill.

News flash, knitting is not only for Grandma. There are some super cool knitting accessories and gear out there. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts for knitters that they will be excited to get.