The Mirrix Looms Holiday 2017 Gift Guide
In this gift guide you'll find crowd-sourced loom and loom accessory ideas for the crafter or artist in your life, kits to give and to make as gifts and some great present ideas from other companies and organizations catering to weavers.
Looms and Loom Accessories
The loom for Tina: A 22" Zach Loom
The Loom for Dan: A 32" Joni Loom
The Loom for Barb: A 12" Little Guy Loom
The Accessory for Barb: Loom Extenders
Why? The 12" Little Guy Loom is perfect for making two or even three thin pieces at once (having a weaving width of 9") and loom extenders add an extra two feet of weaving length given this little loom a total of 48" of weaving length with the extenders on.
Kits to Give and Make
The Tapestry/Bead Cuff Bracelet
This is a classic Mirrix project that always comes out great. It's perfect for beaders interested in tapestry or tapestry weavers interested in beads. It also makes a great gift once it's made and is a fairly quick project to make.
The Queen Nefertiti Bracelet
This bracelet is truly stunning and anyone on your list will feel lucky to receive it. It's also a great kit to give a bead weaver in your life looking for some inspiration!
The Kirsten Affinity Bracelet
Ahh you forgot to get your neighbor Suzy a gift and you're seeing her tomorrow! What do you do? Whip up a Kirsten Affinity Bracelet! Its fast, easy and beautiful!
Mini Tapestry Wall-Hanging Kits
Need a gift but don't have much time? Make one of these beautiful mini tapestries!
Other Gifts Perfect for the Weaver in Your Life
An Online Class by Rebecca Mezoff
If you know someone who wants to get serious about weaving tapestry, an online class by Rebecca is the perfect gift. She's a wonderful teacher who is always there to help her students. She has three classes to choose from!
A Membership to American Tapestry Alliance
A membership to American Tapestry Alliance is the perfect gift for any tapestry weaver, new or experienced. They are a wonderful resource offering inspiration, connections and guidance.
Weaving Southwest Tapestry Yarn
We got to play with this tapestry yarn recently and we fell in love. Need a gift for a tapestry weaver? We promise they will love this yarn!
Caravan Beads C-Lon Beading Thread
Caravan Beads developed C-Lon thread and cord years ago specifically for bead weaving. It'a so good that others have copied them, but we prefer the original. We do sell some C-Lon size D mixes as well as Fine Weight Bead Cord, but you can get ALL the colors and thicknesses directly from Caravan. Looking for lavender bead thread? They have it! Venetian red bead cord on your shopping list? It's there! Head on over to Caravan Beads to see all their thread, cord and bead selections.
Fiber Art Now Subscription
Any fiber lover would love a subscription to Fiber Art Now!
Magpie Woodwords Weaving Forks
These beaters are a favorite among tapestry weavers. While we haven't used them ourselves, we've heard nothing but great things!
Still Not Sure What to Give?
How about a Mirrix gift certificate? It's the perfect gift when you know the person you're buying for knows just what they need!
Not sure which loom to choose for someone on your list?
Click here to get a free loom recommendation from one of our experts or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask my advice!
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