55 Useful Gifts for Quilters That They Absolutely Need at Any Occasions (2020)

  • BY Joe Palinsky
  • March 26, 2020
55 Useful Gifts for Quilters That They Absolutely Need at Any Occasions (2020)

When you need to buy a gift for someone, there are several ways to go about the process. Taking the person’s interests into consideration is an easy way to purchase a present he or she will actually love. If a friend or family member is a sewing enthusiast, then gifts for quilters are a great fit! From useful gadgets designed to improve DIY projects to personalized sewing objects you can grab as under $25 gifts, there are plenty of exciting options out there for you to explore for the quilter in your life.

Whether you’re searching for a present for Christmas, a way to commemorate special occasions, or ideal Mother’s Day gifts, fantastic quilting presents come in all shapes and sizes. Explore these ideas to find the perfect fit for someone you love. 

Small Quilting Gifts Under $25

When you’re on a budget, finding the perfect sewing gifts can seem difficult. Luckily, there are plenty of fantastic gift ideas for sewing enthusiast under $25. From useful quilting objects to handy notions, these ideas are great presents that won’t break the bank. 

gifts for quilters - spool huggers

Thread Spool Huggers


Just because a gift is inexpensive doesn’t mean it can’t deliver a ton of fun. Thread spool huggers are essentially small quilt projects for gifts, helping you deliver an engaging activity as a present. 

Price: $12.99

quilter gift - mini iron

Mini Iron


Being practical about sewing themed gifts helps you land on a present that will actually be put to use. A lightweight mini iron is designed to help quilters control their projects and work with tight spots and new techniques.  

Price: $16.78

gifts for quilters - robbin threads

Bobbins Matched With Spools


An ordered workspace isn’t always easy for quilters to maintain. Make the seamstress in your life happy with bobbins that are matched to thread spools for ideal organization control.

Price: $4.99

gifts for quilters - color scissors

Color Scissors


Certain tools are essential to the quilting process. If you need simple gifts for quilters, consider a pair of color scissors. With a fun design and practical use, this is a gift he or she will be sure to love.

Price: $8.99

gift ideas for quilters - pumking cushions

Wrist Pin Cushion


Sewing often involves both hands at once. This pumpkin pin cushion can be worn on the wrist, providing easy access to one of the most important components of the craft. 

Price: $7.99 

gifts for quilters - detail scissors thread

Detail Scissors


If the sewer in your life already has a good pair of standard scissors, consider grabbing detail scissors as a gift. This handy tool makes it easy to take projects in fun new directions. 

Price: $18.49

best gifts for quilters - knitters tool

The Knitter's Tool


The beauty of quilting is that many of the tools and materials involved are small. This adorable tin is a great place to store all of the essentials in one convenient place.

Price: $6.99+

unique gifts for quilters - patchwork doll quilt

Patchwork Doll Quilt


Need a gift for a little one? A patchwork doll quilt is a beautiful present that a child who is interested in quilting will definitely adore. 

Price: $22.00

Sewing Station


If you want to spend a little bit more on your gift, consider investing in a sewing station. Affordable and durable, this is a present that the quilter in your life will be able to use for hours on end. 

Price: $58.00

Gold Vintage Plum Blossom Scissors


Keeping a sewing project clean and neat is a challenge. If you want your gift to be received with excitement, a pair of vintage scissor is the answer. 

Price: $11.99 

Fabric Charm Pack


A bit of flair turns a routine sewing project into an exciting endeavor. This pack of quilting charms is a gift that will inspire new ideas and exciting future projects. 

Price: $14.99

Fun Gifts for Quilters

For many, quilting is an engaging and exciting passion. When you’re shopping for gift ideas for quilters, remember to keep it fun! You want your present to invoke a sense of joy. Consider these options for a surefire way to please someone who loves to sew. 

gifts for a quilter - vintage rhinestone sewing machine thread

Vintage Brooch Pin


Quilting sewing is an artform that has existed for centuries. A rhinestone brooch pin is a gift that will help invoke a vintage feel for his or her next sewing project. 

Price: $24.00

gifts for sewing enthusiasts - tshirt for all fun

Funny Quilting T-Shirt


A funny shirt is never a bad idea when you need a gift for someone with a great sense of humor. The quilting joke in this t-shirt is bound to produce a few deep laughs!

Price: $19.99+

sewing themed gifts - coffee mug

Quilting Coffee Mug


A quality coffee mug is a classic gift option that can easily be put to good use. For the active quilter, this mug is sure to bring a smile with every cup of coffee. 

Price: $39.95

gifts for quilters - vintage pine needles woven sewing box

Sewing Box


A sewing box is a trusty resource for anyone who looking to start a quilting project. This kit is ideal when you want to select a gift for first-time sewers and experts alike!

Price: $19.99 

sewing accessories gifts - sewing machine decals

Vintage Decal


Someone who spends a lot of time in front of a sewing machine will appreciate a gift that improves the look of the machine. A vintage decal is an inexpensive option and a great way to spice up a work station.

Price: $8.50

Funny Floor Pillow


For the person who sits for long hours working on a project, comfort is key. A floor pillow with an amusing design provides a great spot for someone to get cozy while sewing. 

Price: $57.86

quilting gifts for mom - pencils sewing lover gift

Sewing Quote Pencils


Gifts for quilters don’t always have to be used for sewing projects. A pencil set featuring quotes related to sewing can be the perfect quilt retreat gift ideas.

Price: $6.23 

quilter's gift basket - tiny tin sewing room

Tiny Tin Sewing Room


Every sewer is familiar with the mint tin and its many useful storage purposes. Give the quilter you love a tiny tin sewing room gift and it will definitely bring about some good laughs.  

Price: $38.00

small quilting gifts - sewer coasters

Sewing Coasters


New sewing patterns are a source of excitement for quilters. Help unlock this joy by gifting a set of gorgeous sewing coasters.

Price: $14.75

gifts for quilters - vintage wooden textile

Vintage Textile


Looking for a truly unique gift to give to someone special? A vintage wooden textile spool makes a great piece of decor and can serve a number of practical purposes in a workspace. 

Price: $8.50

Seamstress Necklace


Some gifts are both silly and sweet. Gift this necklace to someone who loves quilting sewing and it will do wonders to show how much you care.

Price: $19.49+ 

Homemade Gifts for Quilters

A person who enjoys sewing and quilting definitely will appreciate a homemade gift. Whether you create something on your own or you pick up a handcrafted item from an artisan, there are a number of homemade gifts for quilters worth your while. 

Pin Cushion Tutorial


Watching a quick quilt tutorial can be a great way to feel inspired or to help a sewer discover a new technique. Consider this option when you want a gift that will inspire a bit of a challenge.

Sewing Machine Cover


A sewing machine cover is one of the more important quilting objects, protecting the machine from dust and other tiny particles that can cause damage. This floral flamingo cover is a funky way to keep the equipment safe.

gifts for quilters - sewing machine cover tutorial

Quilted Sewing Machine Cover


Making your own quilted sewing machine cover is a great idea when you need a gift! Make a cover from a fabric style you know your friend will love and put a bit of effort into your present.  

gifts for quilter - diy book cover

Little Book


Want a bit of inspiration for what kind of homemade gifts for quilters to create? A cover book contains tons of inspiration! Use cover your book or gift it to someone who sews.

gifts for sewing enthusiasts - frogs

DIY Quilted Frog


Searching for unique gifts for quilters? The quilter who has everything is sure to love a DIY quilted frog. A gift made with love always hits the right notes.

quilter gift - travel sewing case

Travel Sewing Case Add-Ons


Simple gifts can go a long way when it comes to quilting. Add-ons for a sewing case can transform a boring case into one that can be put to a number of uses.

gifts for quilters - needle book

Needlebook Tutorial


It isn’t always easy to discover the gifts for the quilter who has everything. Consult a needlebook tutorial and learn how you can craft a customized gift in no time at all. 

Simple Fresh Quilts


Though quilting is an old practice, there are plenty of techniques and methods involved. Learn a new way to sew and create a truly special gift for someone you care about.



Living a busy lifestyle can make it tricky to find time for personal hobbies. If a quilter in your life is working on limited time, a gift of rag quilt patterns meant for quilt-as-you-go projects can be great.

quilters gifts ideas - vintage sewing machine cover

Vintage Sewing Machine Cover


If you want to find a unique gift for a quilter who already has a ton of supplies, consider a vintage gift. A classic sewing machine cover is definitely a creative way to approach a gift idea.

nifty quilt row markers - gifts for quilters

Quilt Row Markers


Involved quilting projects often require a number of markers. Help your loved one keep his or her supplies neatly ordered with this adorable accessory. 

Personalized Gifts for Quilters

When you’re searching for a present for someone who means the world to you, a personalized approach is the way to go. These gift ideas for quilters can be customized in a variety of ways to offer a present that is as unique as the person you’ve giving it to.

unique quilting gifts - apron

Sewing Apron


Just because a person likes to sew, doesn’t mean he or she doesn’t like to spend time in the kitchen. This apron features a design for sewers and will be perfect for whipping up a meal.

Price: $36.00

Personalized Ornament


A holiday ornament is a fantastic personalized gift for sewers. Every Christmas season, this precious ornament will make them remember your thoughtful present.

Price: $11.99

best gifts for quilters - personalized sewing machine charm

Charm Bracelet


Looking for a simple and sweet gift idea for a seamstress? A personalized bracelet with sewing charms can help you bring her hobby into her jewelry. 

Price: $12.00

gifts for quilters - keychain sewing machine

Sewing Machine Keychain


If you’re in search of customized quilting gifts on a budget, a keychain is a great fit. Simple and affordable, this is a great personalized option.

Price: $9.90+

gifts for the quilter who has everything - personalized quilting room

Personalized Wooden Sign


For the quilter who has his or her own quilting room, a little decor can be a wonderful gift option. A personalized wooden sign is perfect for letting everyone know who the room belongs to. 

Price: $71.99+

Personalized Tote Bag


There are times when you need to take your favorite hobby with you on the go. A personalized tote bag is a gift that makes transporting all of the tools and materials a simple experience. 

Price: $27.99+

customizable art print - gifts for quilters

Custom Art Prints


Adding a bit of color to the walls of a sewing room can help to brighten the way the space feels. This customizable art print is a gift idea for quilters that can help add some life to a room.

Price: $22.00+

quilting gifts - custom mug

Personalized Mug


Some quilters spend endless hours working on a project. If you need a gift for a seamstress who constantly burns the midnight oil, a personalized mug can help provide a touching way to refuel. 

Price: $16.90+

gifts for quilters - custom wording and color sign

Custom Sign


There are many ways to create a special quilting room at home. If you know someone who is starting this project, consider gifting a personalized sign to hang in the entranceway. 

Price: $35.00+

Price: $34.99

Sewing Wine Glass


A glass of wine while quilting is a great way to feel cozy and sink into the hobby. Grab a personalized sewing wine glass for anyone you know who loves a little sip and stich. 

Price: $15.07

unique quilting gifts - sewing topper

Door Topper


Space is often limited in sewing rooms. A personalized door topper is a great sign for a space that doesn’t fit a larger option. 

Price: $34.95

New Quilting Gadgets

There are a ton of practical gifts for quilters to consider. New quilting gadgets can be the perfect fit when you’re seeking options that are sure to be put to good use and help quilters take on new challenges with their work. 

gifts for quilters - multiple sewing clips

Multipurpose Sewing Clips


Fabric is not easy to control. Even the most experienced of quilters will appreciate a set of multipurpose sewing clips. 

Price:  $9.99

gifts for quilters - ruler cut

Quilting Ruler


As far as quilting sewing tools go, a ruler is vital. Invest in a quality ruler for quilters and give a gift that will see years of use. 

Price: $17.99 

Wool Pressing Mat


Working with wool can be tricky for those just starting out. A wool pressing mat is a gift that will help to make the entire experience a whole lot easier. 

Price:  $28.95

gifts for sewing lovers - blinding quilters

Quilter Set


Tape and markers play a pivotal part in a quilter’s experience. This gift is a modern quilting gadget that will definitely transform how the process goes!

Price:  $13.90

gifts for sewers - friendly material sewing machine

Eco-Friendly Sewing Machine


Looking for a gift for a quilter who cares about the environment? This mini machine for sewing has an eco-friendly design sure to please the sustainably minded. 

Price:  $27.99

gifts for quilters - handheld machine beginners

Handheld Sewing Machine


Want to help inspire a little one to take up the craft of sewing? This handheld machine is perfect for kids or beginners who are looking to quilt. 

Price:  $11.97

Evergreen Art Supply Sewing Kit


Notions are key to creating a sewing project that is robust and attractive. A sewing kit with notions included is a simple and smart way to grab a gift for a quilter.

Price:  $12.97

quilt retreat gift ideas - domestic sewing machine

Template Sampler Set


Gadgets meant to enhance the sewing machine can often be useful gifts to consider. This template sampler set provides a nice variety of options for a quilter. 

Price:  $33.00

quilt retreat gift ideas - refills containers

Sewing Tool Kit


Beginners and experts alike need the right tools in order to sew. A tool kit is the ideal present to grab for a quilter when you’re not sure exactly what to get. 

Price:  $16.99

gifts for quilters - triangles sewing measuring

Measuring Tools


When you’re stuck on what to get for a quilter, a useful gadget is the way to go. This piece of equipment for measuring is great when you need quilting sewing tools. 

Price:  $7.99

Final Thoughts

Finding the best gifts for quilters is all about exploring the many exciting and interesting options out there. Whether you decide to get a practical and modern gadget or you opt for a silly present that points out the humor of sewing, a quick search can easily inspire you to find the ideal fit for your needs.



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