Brides who love to be crafty and who are just waiting to try some of their original ideas on items for their wedding will adore inspirational gifts from this selection of gifts for crafty brides. You’ll be able to help her get going with all of her do it yourself ideas for wedding projects that up until now might have been dreams.
To help her get a head start on all her handmade wedding gift ideas, here are seven essential gifts to get her crafting in style.
Fiskars Paper Trimmer
Projects like trimming save the date cards and even scrap-booking projects just became easier with one of today’s essential cutting tools, the Fiskars paper trimmer. Easy to use and lightweight, this trimmer will make her crafting days easier.
A Craft Glitter Assortment
Choose from glitter sets like the Martha Stewart glitter assortment. This should really get the ideas flowing for those sparkly accompaniments to any posh wedding. She’ll be able to craft her own table decorations for the reception and complete any other decorating ideas she can dream up with this brilliantly rainbow-colored selection of glitter.
Cricut Explore Air
A high quality cutting machine is just what she needs to jump-start her handmade wedding gift ideas. Today’s cutting machines can cut materials ranging from fabric to wood, metal, vinyl, card-stock, paper and more. Perfect for wherever her crafting ideas take her!
Chalk Lettering How-To Books
A great lettering book to start with is The Book of Chalk Lettering by Val McKeehan. It provides instructions she can use for the new and rustic trend of hand lettering chalkboards for signs. She’ll be able to create her own uniquely stylish wedding decor, and she’ll learn exactly how to create beautifully handwritten letters. The book also features tutorials and even panels for practicing until everything is perfect.
Scrapbook Making Essentials
Put together a kit of essentials like pretty papers, stickers and necessary tools like the Xyron Creative Station, which is used to adhere sticky backings and for applying adhesives to paper for scrap-booking. You’ll get great ideas from this article for mixed media projects, tutorials on the latest techniques and ideas for using the most versatile media in existence, scrapbook paper. You’ll also find ideas for ways to use scrapbook paper for projects other than scrapbook making!
A Subscription To Helpful Crafting Classes
There are many helpful crafting classes available online that she can participate in from the comfort of home. Sign her up for classes from places like Studio Calico or Craftsy Classes, and watch her eyes light up at the thought of learning new things. Expert instructors can teach her skills from cake decorating to coming up with do it yourself ideas for paper crafts, along with knitting, sewing and baking.
A Set of Chalk Ink Markers
For a more permanent chalk like appearance that won’t blow away or erase easily like chalk dust can, chalk ink markers may be just what she’s been looking for. She’ll want her creative hand-lettered chalk wedding signs to last, and these markers can help. For extra decorating flair, these markers can be used on mediums like pottery, glassware, plastic, wood and ceramics.
Personalized Touches Create Memories
Her dream wedding will turn out exactly the way she wants it to when she can add her own personalized, unique touches to everything from decor to invitations to wedding favors. Creating her own crafty decorations will provide her with lifetime memories. She’ll know that every aspect of her wedding was uniquely her own. What a brilliant gift to be able to bestow on any crafty bride!
By Emily Stone