haldecraft — Gift ideas

Five HaldeCraft Yarn Bowl styles

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

If it's one thing I love doing with HaldeCraft, it's combining my love of making ceramics with my love of yarn. Which is one reason I make so many yarn bowls! Here are five that I currently offer. The J-cut style is a good, short, sturdy bowl designed with a wide flat base great for ensuring it doesn't tip over if jostled. This is a great bowl for the non-monogamous crafter, because it offers just the J-cut yarn guide (not a hole in the side to run your yarn through). If you've ever threaded your yarn through one of those...

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Five recently restocked and new items at HaldeCraft

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Have you missed some updates, things I've restocked (and new items I've listed) over about the last week and a half? Here's your chance to catch up! "Always" mugs: New in the shop! Will you still be re-reading that beloved book, that series that meant so much to you in your life journey, when you are old and sitting in your rocking chair? Will you continue to return to the lands in those books, the characters, the humor and the heartbreak? Will you, each time you re-read them, find something in them you never saw before, something that makes you...

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Five gift ideas for that one quirky friend who's hard to shop for

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

We all have them. That one friend for whom we live to find that one present that lights up their face when they open, because it's so odd, so hard to find, so them ... we know when we see it in their eyes that it's not just the tangible gift they're pleased with, it's the fact that we know them so well and can find things that express that. Baby Head planters: Just imagine them with a cactus growing out of their wee head spaces! You know you have a friend who won't be able to stop giggling at...

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Five gifts for the mug collector in your life

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Do you collect mugs? Do you need some gift ideas for someone who does? Whether you're searching for a little something special and unique for a loved one, or looking to send some gift ideas to someone potentially shopping for you, this post is a good one to hold onto! Good Morning mug: Is the bluebird of happiness your mortal enemy first thing in the morning, before you've had your coffee? Wake up and start your day off with some happiness both, with this "Good Morning" mug! This bluebird won't sing to you, but he will bring a smile to...

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Sunday Six: Six gifts for the yarn lover

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

You love yarn. Yarn is probably on your wish list (doesn't the Yarn Harlot tell non-yarnies that even thought we all seem to have enough yarn, yarn is always a good gift?). Or maybe you're shopping for that yarn lover in your life...? Maybe your yarn lover even sent you this link to give you some gift ideas. Here; let me help you with that! Here are six things HaldeCraft carries that the yarn lover is sure to appreciate. 1. Yarn Club - the gift that gives for three months! Yarn club has a lot of appeal; you can get...

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