2015 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s crunch time! The clock is ticking for holiday shoppers, and we know the gifts that fiber lovers want! Whether you knit, spin, crochet or weave, Louet has you covered this year with gifts you’ll love to give & receive!

1. SOAK Wash: this premium no-rinse formula is ideal for washing just about any hand-made project, and it comes in four fresh fragrances (shown here in Yuzu) as well as an unscented option. If you’ve made gifts for those on your list this year, we recommend a SOAK travel pack so that you can include a sample of SOAK with your gift, ensuring that the recipient cares for it properly!

Louet Drop Spindle Kit - Great for Beginners

2. Spinning Kits: We have developed a variety of kits geared towards handspinning enthusiasts! Beginners will love our Drop Spindle Kit (shown above in the dyed fiber option; click here for our natural fiber kit), which has everything you need to begin your handspinning journey. Intermediate and advanced spinners will love our Saranac and Pippi project kits which feature luxurious Louet Fibers and gorgeous knit shawl designs from Kirsten Kapur.

3. Blending Board: Fiber artists will love our portable, user-friendly blending board for creating unique batts and rolags; click here to read more about this versatile tool from our blog archive! Louet’s Blending Board is an affordable addition to any spinners’ toolkit.

4. Yarn: There aren’t many knitters, crocheters or weavers who would object to being gifted yarn. So long as you have a good idea of what colors they prefer and what types of projects they like to make, you should be able to successfully make a yarn selection:

5. Gaywool Dyes Bush Blends Starter Kit: This handy set is ideal for first-time dyers as well as those who are interested in exploring color and experimenting with auxiliary chemicals to produce beautifully intense colors. Each set includes easy-to-follow instructions and safety information which will allow dyers of all capabilities to achieve a variety of shades and intensities which can all be easily reproduced again and again. A starter set is a great way to send yarn and fiber lovers on a colorful journey!