International Women's Day - Handmade Gift Ideas
To celebrate International Women's Day, why not make a gift for one of your favourite women? We've rounded up a selection of some of our favourite projects from quick makes to intricate designs.
Gifts to Sew
Sew adorable hanger covers with cute appliqué detail
The Kate Dress & Top is a lovely jersey pattern for showcasing fabulous prints. The waist yoke and ties are very flattering and the top variation allows you to customise your look.
These French country-style lavender sachets with dress form applique will add a lovely scent to your handmade clothing. A perfect gift for any sewist!
Want to sew your first garment? Learn how to sew ties, make a waistband and construct a skirt.
Do you have a crafty friend who deserves a pat on the back for all their creative endeavours? Then our merit badges for sewing, knitting and cooking are just the ticket!
This elegant and floaty blouse is great for every day or, when made in satin, becomes eye-catching eveningwear.
Create this simple fun card with die-cutting, layers and colouring, finished with a sentiment topper
Stretch your lettering skills with this beautiful design.
Learn how to create this floral card with patterned paper, die-cutting, water colouring, stamping, pretty ribbon and gems
Learn how to use a stamping platform and a Stamp 'N' Twist stamp to create the colourful frame and decorative elements of this card.
This cosy jumper is one of our faves - it's got a pocket!
This cheerful blanket would perfectly suit spring tea parties or summer picnics
This light and airy one-skein shawl is perfect for showing off a single skein of a really special yarn.
This light and airy shrug is a breeze to make and it's the perfect layering piece.
A chunky two-tone hat worked in the round from the brim up. The hat uses a series of slipped stitches to create the pattern. Charts and written instructions are included.