Handmade & Holiday Gift Ideas: 6 Free Homemade Gift Ideas for Art Quilters

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As holiday time approaches, quilt artists and sewists start making a list of quilted gift ideas to make for their friends and loved ones. In our experience, the best homemade holiday gift ideas display our creative artistry but are also easy gifts to make. We're busy people, after all! So we've gathered some of our most popular quick and easy patterns for sewing and quilting gifts and put six unique homemade gift ideas for quilters together in one free eBook.

Holiday table runners not only make great quilting gifts, they're the quickest way to make a room festive. We offer you two takes on holiday table runners, a contemporary Christmas table runner made with patchwork and snowflake appliqués and a wholecloth-style painted and quilted table runner. To make the table even merrier, there's a pattern for patchwork candy cane napkin holders, easy handmade gifts you can create in an afternoon. For homemade gift ideas that are fast but stylish, we have a reversible wine bottle cover, a sassy and sophisticated friendship bracelet pattern, and coffee cuffs that will put a little zip into your Christmas quilting projects. Download all six creative homemade gift ideas and tutorials to get started today!

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You can create these six easy handmade gifts exactly as described in the tutorials or put your own creative spin on them. These homemade gift ideas aren't just Christmas quilting projects: adapt them to whatever holiday you celebrate or use neutral fabrics for year-round use. Along with this free eBook of easy homemade gifts, you'll also receive a free membership to our Quilting Daily community. This membership provides you with access to our free projects library, blogs, and newsletter; plus you'll gain the help and support of thousands of quilt artists of all abilities. What are you waiting for? Download this free eBook to get started!

Use your love of quilting to create unique quilted gifts and easy handmade gifts for everyone on your list!

Whether you're quilting gifts for the holidays or for any occasion year round, this incredible free collection is for you. From heartfelt quilted gifts for a friends home to quick and easy gifts to make for everyone on your list, you're sure to find the perfect ideas for quilted gifts in this free eBook. Download all six homemade gift ideas for art quilters today!

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From learning to paint holiday table runners, to Christmas qulting projects and super easy gifts, this free eBook has it all.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Snow Play Table Runner

Homemade Gift Idea #1:

Snow Play Table Runner by Kathy Mack

Colorful holiday fabrics and easy construction combine to make this Christmas table runner for holiday entertaining. Snowflake templates backed with fusible web add to the fun. Red-and-white striped binding fabric cut on the bias creates a candy cane finish. Have fun playing in the snow with this fun idea for easy Christmas gifts to make for any household.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Short and Sweet Candy Cane Napkin Holders

Homemade Gift Idea #2:

Short & Sweet Candy Cane Napkin Holders by Pokey Bolton

If you're looking for low-calorie homemade gift ideas, these candy cane napkin holders will do the trick. When you're finished with your fine repast, these easy quilted gifts they can serve double duty as ornaments on your tree.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Paint a Holiday Runner

Homemade Gift Idea #3:

Paint a Holiday Runner by Jeannie Palmer Moore

Quickly decorate your table with this watercolor holiday table runner. The wholecloth process produces instant gratification. No drawing or painting experience is necessary—just pick a theme and draw or trace your design onto fabric with a permanent marker. Let the watercolors flow into each other. You'll want to create one of these quilted gifts for every occasion.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Coffee Cuff with a Zipper

Homemade Gift Idea #4:

Coffee Cuff with a Zipper by Jamie Fingal

Finally, a way to use all those fabric scraps and create easy handmade gifts at the same time! Jamie shows you how to put together funky and colorful zippers, fabric scraps, and stitching, to create quilted gifts for everyone in your family.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Urban Friendship Bracelets

Homemade Gift Idea #5:

Urban Friendship Bracelets by Vivika Hansen DeNegre

Looking for more scrappy gift ideas to make for your friends and family? These hip, unisex bracelets are a contemporary adaptation of an old favorite. You just need fabric scraps, buttons, and Ultrasuede strips!

Handmade Gift Ideas: Easy Wine Bottle Gift Bags

Homemade Gift Idea #6:

Easy Wine Bottle Gift Bags by Elin Waterston

What can you bring to a dinner party besides homemade baked goods? How about a lovely bottle of wine or sparkling cider in a reversible, appliquéd bottle bag? Whip up a bunch of these easy homemade gifts, and you'll be ready to make a personal contribution to the festivities, even if you don't cook!

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Gather these homemade holiday gift ideas plus your fabric scraps, fat quarters, trims, notions, and homemade holiday gift ideas, and get ready to create these easy handmade gifts. You could make it simple by switching out the fabrics to make holiday table runners for everyone in the family. Or invite your friends to a Christmas quilting party and make friendship bracelets to swap with each other. The more the merrier! Grab all six free patterns and be inspired today!

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Discover a whole set of techniques for quilting gifts when you download this free eBook.

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From easy Christmas gifts to make to quilted gifts that will become heirloom treasures, you're sure to find the perfect inspiration for you in this free eBook. With a little imagination and the six gift ideas to make in this free eBook, you'll be set for year-round giving!

Handmade & Holiday Gift Ideas: 6 Free Homemade Gift Ideas for Art Quilters

  Yes, I want my free eBook of handmade gift ideas!