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    Just 24 Of The Best And Most Useful Gifts To Give A Knitter

    Knitter approved.

    1. A knitting book with 14 new patterns, stories written by the author of Practical Magic, and photos by Prince's longtime photographer, Steve Parke.

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    Peep the little fox and owl details on the cover!

    Get it from Amazon for $17.70, Barnes & Noble for $21.59, or a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    2. A "knitted" mug, handmade by Charan Sachar — a true knitting community icon!

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    JUST LOOK AT HIM AND HIS DOG. Adorable. The mugs come in two sizes, two designs (knitted & lacework), and five colors.

    Get it from Creative With Clay for $45+.

    3. A canvas backpack specially made for knitters on the go.

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    Get it from Ritual Dyes for $86 (also available in white, navy, tan, and black).

    4. Some Hogwarts stitch marker sets for the person most likely to knit an iconic Molly Weasley-style sweater.

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    The set of three disc stitch markers are available in silver and gold, while the smaller stitch markers set are also available in specific house colors, like Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff, and Ravenclaw.

    Get them from RivCreative on Etsy for $3.91+.

    5. A set of personalized wood-burned sock blockers for a truly special gift.

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    Just send in a design, logo, or photo!

    Get them from Burning Impressions for about $25 USD, or $34 CAD (available in sizes XS-XL).

    6. A neon, acrylic, diamond-shaped needle gauge that they'll never lose!

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    Get it from Hedgehog Fibres for €10.50, or approximately $12 (available in three colors and three shapes: Crystal, Quartz, and Ore),

    7. A highly rated yarn swift that'll make balling yarn so much easier.

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    Get it from Amazon for $51.95.

    8. Pair the swift with a ball winder that has over 1,000 reviews (and 4 stars) so they can stop spending so much time hand-balling and start knitting, faster!

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    Truly a must-have for any and all knitters.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    9. A set of eight wooden stitch markers with laser cut designs based off the artists original drawings.

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    They come in mittens + hats, sweaters + socks , and sweaters-only sets.

    Get them from JSLaserCraft on Etsy for $13.26 each.

    10. A portable, rechargeable light with seven LEDs, three brightness settings, 60-hours of lighting time, and 4.7 stars on Amazon with over 500 reviews!

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    It also has three light tones (warm, white, and warm + white), a flexible neck, and a USB charging port.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    11. A pair of handcrafted, custom needles made out of airplane-quality aluminum!

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    Pick the size, tip type, and fancy end cap. You can even add a monogram for an extra $15 to make them extra special.

    Get 'em from Signature Needle Arts for $34+.

    12. A gorgeous soy candle that's one of Oprah's favorite things — and that you can reuse as a planter.

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    Get it from P.F. Candle Co for $30 or Amazon for $35; available in five scents (Geranium, Juniper, Lavender, Olive, and Rosemary) and two sizes.

    13. A set of Russian handmade yarn bobbins that'll make color work more fun and less of a tangly mess.

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    Complete with slits that keep your yarn from unravelling.

    Get it from NeedleworksShop on Etsy for $13.36 (in addition to the cross-stitch hearts and owls, they also come in pig and holiday designs).

    14. A set of four "knitted" ceramic dishes, technically made for holding tea, but could be cute stocking stuffers for all your knitting friends.

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    Get the set from Creative With Clay for $56.

    15. A subscription to Yarn Yay, a box for obsessive knitters and crocheters who appreciate luxury and hand dyed yarns!

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    Available in month-to-month, three-month, six-month, and \one-year subscriptions.

    Sign up at Yarn Yay starting at $35.

    16. A hand-turned drop spindle specially designed by a Norweigan fiber anthropologist, because every knitter has always wanted to at least TRY spinning their own yarn.

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    Get 'em from Paradise Fibers for $36+ (available in mini and standard sizes).

    17. A handmade sheep yarn bowl that comes with bamboo needles and matching sheepy toppers.

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    Get 'em from Barruntando on Etsy for $61.46+ (available in ram, sloth, and fox designs).

    18. A progress marker so pretty they'll use it on every project.

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    Get it from Twill and Print for $8.50.

    19. A set of rainbow multi-pronged blocking pins that are as cute as they are useful.

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    Get them from Amazon for $20.71.

    20. The Curse of the Boyfriend Sweater, for essays on crafting that'll make you laugh, cry, and think about knitting in a whole new and wonderful way.

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    Written by former BuzzFeed employee and knitting legend Alanna Okun!

    Get it from Amazon for $13.72+, Barnes & Noble for $16.99+, or a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    21. A "Magic Embroidery Pen" that has 4.5 stars (and 300+ reviews!) on Amazon that'll help embellish their finished objects.

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    They've probably had these ads pop up on Instagram and been curious about how it works, but didn't want to buy it themselves or give in to the targeted marketing.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    22. A handmade wooden box that's three things in one: a yarn bowl, needle sizer, and a 4" ruler for gauge.

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    Each one is sanded and oiled by hand!

    Get it from IdeasinWood on Etsy for $80 (also available in a larger size).

    23. A set of stitch markers to help any knitter remember what to do on that project they've put down for too long.

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    You can customize your sets to include only exactly what you need.

    Get 'em from $6.25+.

    24. And if you'd rather shop small, try getting a gift card to their local yarn shop!

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    Or a personal organizer to help with overwhelming craft room situations, or babysitting for an afternoon to give the gift that's most precious to every knitter: time.

    Got other good gift ideas for knitters? Leave them in the comments!

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