The countdown to Christmas has officially begun this week and we wanted to share with you the best of the gifts you could give the crafter in your family this Christmas or maybe you want to add them to your own Christmas Wish List!
So let's start with the most extravagant gifts.....
Treat a loved one this year or maybe treat yourself with the newest electronic die cutting machines on the market. Both released this year the Cricut Explore and Silhouette Cameo 2 machines offer the latest in die cutting technology. Crafts U Love offer bundle offers on both machines.....
Cricut Explore bundle offers range from £284.99 - £329.99 - click here to view
Silhouette Cameo 2 bundle offer is £289.99 - click here to view
If these machines are a bit over your budget we have plenty of other gifts in our gift guide that may be more suitable. Before we move on to these if you know someone who has just recently purchased one of these machines or you would like some of the following accessories to go with your new machine - view some of our Cricut and Silhouette Accessory gifts below.....
Silhouette Cameo Pixscan Mat - £12.99
Silhouette Glass Etching Starter Kit - £34.99
Silhouette Stamping Starter Kit - £29.99
Silhouette Sketch Pen Starter Kit - £19.99
Click here to view all Silhouette items
Cricut Tools Basic Set - £17.99 - click here to view
Cricut Cutting Mat Variety Pack - £21.99 - click here to view
Cricut Family Album Cartridge - £19.99 - click here to view
Cricut Antiquity Colour Pen Set - £9.99 - click here to view
So what can you give the crafter who has everything? We would suggest a practical tool gift or the gift of storage - because us crafters always need storage to hide away all those new products we just can't stop buying!
Practical Tool Gift:
Spellbinders Tool 'n' One - £10.99
This tool is a crafter's dream - all your tools at your fingertips. It is a portable tool that performs multiple craft functions including piercing, paper removal and many more! In addition it also provides a unique storage solution to allow its attachments to be stored within the 'pod' of its main body. Not just for papercrafters, also for any crafters working with small parts and pieces.
The Gift of Storage:
Zutter Magnetic Die & Stamp Storage System - £24.99 - click here to view
Mackinac Moon Blue & Grey Scrapbook Desktop Organiser - £16.99 - click here to view
Both of these storage solutions are perfect for those crafters who need to store their die cuts and stamps or the desktop organiser will keep all those tools in one place!
Gifts for the Scrapbooker:
Pink SMASH Folio Gift Pack - £23.99 - click here to view
Project Life Enjoy Life Kit - £7.99 - click here to view
For the scrapbooker in the family these gifts are ideal, the SMASH folio will kick start them with everything they need to create their own scrapbook whilst the Project Life kits will be an excellent compliment to anyone who has started a Project Life album.
Stocking Filler Gifts:
Flag SMASH Tabs - £1.99 - click here to view
SMASH Past, Present and Future Notepad - £1.99 - click here to view
Queen & Company Red Bling Book - £7.99 - click here to view
Papermania Adhesive Stones - £1.49 - click here to view
EK Success Mini Corner Rounder Punch Set - £8.99 - click here to view
Little B Decorative Washi Tape - £2.99 - click here to view
If you're on a tight budget or are looking for crafty stocking filler gifts then these will definitely suit your fancy - a bit of something for everybody and gems are always a must have at Christmas!
If all else fails then give them the gift of choice this year with a gift voucher from Crafts U Love to kick start 2015 with a new craft stash!
Click here to view all gift voucher options...
We hope this gift guide has given you a bit of inspiration in solving present solutions for the crafters amongst your friends and family. These are just our suggestions but everyone is unique and you may find something more suitable amongst the large variety of craft items we have in stock at Crafts U Love, so make yourself a hot chocolate and get those crafting presents sorted from the comfort of your home.