Cricut Gift Ideas for the Crafty Friend

Cricut Gift Ideas for Anyone and Everyone on your List

December 13th, 2019 • Contributor: Cricut Blog Team

You haven't finished your holiday shopping yet? Worse yet, you aren't even sure what to get that special someone on your list! Stop, take a deep breath, we are here to help!

We have rounded up a collection of Cricut gifts for everyone on your list. So whether you are shopping for the person that seems to have everything or need a budget-friendly gift, we’ll walk you through why each of these items are our favorites.

Cricut Maker™

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

For the crafter that has everything and can make anything the Cricut Maker is the perfect gift. With 10x the force of Explore machines, Cricut Maker cuts hundreds of materials, including delicate materials like tulle, crepe paper, and silk as well as denser materials such as leather, thin woods, and chipboard. Cricut Maker can do everything the Explore family of machines can do and so much more.  If you are interested in learning even more about what makes Cricut Maker different than the Explore Family of machines, check out this blog post.

Visit to see Cricut Maker. It comes in a number of colors and crafting bundles so you can choose what is right for you.

Cricut Blades and Scoring Wheels

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

To really take crafting to the next level the Maker Tools are a must-have.  Each Cricut Maker comes with the Fine Point Blade and Rotary Blade which means you can be creating right out of the box. The Rotary Blade allows you to cut unbacked fabrics making Cricut Maker the only machine with that capability.  But to complete your cutting arsenal, add some the newest Maker Tools to your set including the Perforation Blade and Wavy Blade.

The Perforation Blade creates perfect tear-offs and easy peal-aways using paper, cardstock, poster board and more; while the  Wavy Blade allows you to add a whimsical wavy edge to any design.

Find out more about each blade and Scoring Wheel here.

Cricut Air Explore 2

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

Is there someone on your list who loves to dabble in crafting, but isn't a pro just yet?  The Cricut Explore Air 2 is the perfect gift for them! The Cricut Explore Air 2 cuts more than 100 materials — everything from cardstock, vinyl and iron-on to specialty materials like glitter paper, cork, and bonded fabric. So whether that special someone wants to tackle personalized T-shirts or add a touch of their own style to their home decor, this will help them become an expert.

Shop Cricut Explore Air 2 here.

Weeding Tool Set

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

The Weeding Tool Set is a tool kit your crafty friend needs in their life.  These five tools are designed to make your weeding work faster, easier and more accurate.  Whether working with Iron-on, Vinyl, or Paper these tools make the weeding part of the crafting fun!

Shop for the Weeding Tool Set here.

Cricut TrueControl Knife, Cricut Cutting Ruler & Cricut Decorative Self-Healing Mat

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

The Cricut TrueControl Knife, Cutting Ruler, and Decorative Self-Healing Mat are a necessity for every craft room.  The collection is available in 4 colors, Blue, Lilac, Rose, and Mint and not only bring beauty to the craftroom but also offer safety features that are second to none.  With the TrueControl Knife Blade lock system you never have to touch the blade while changing the blade. The Cutting Ruler has a protective guard to shield your fingers from sharp blades along with a nonslip base that grips to your work surface.  Our Decorative Self-Healing Mat combines personality and functionality. The extra-thick surface prevents blade cut-through and multi-angled grid lines offer even more cutting options.

Find a bundle here.

Cricut Vinyl & Iron-on

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

When it comes to crafting you can never have too much Iron-on or Vinyl.  Our Vinyl comes in an endless variety of colors, patterns, and adhesions from permanent to removable and we’re always coming out with more.  Our new Iron-on with StrongBond Guarantee is guaranteed to last for over 50 washes when used correctly. Our Iron-on is available in a wide variety of colors, different adhesions for different fabrics, and different finishes such as Glitter, Foil, Holographic Sparkle, and more.  Every crafter would love a few rolls wrapped up for the holidays.

Shop for Vinyl here.

Shop for Iron-on here.

Cricut Access Subscription

Holiday Gift Guide for the Crafty Friend

And finally, the gift that every crafter needs.  With a Cricut Access subscription you receive limitless design possibilities and discounts.  Unlimited access to hundreds of beautiful fonts, more than 100,000 cut-ready premium Cricut images, and 10% savings on licensed fonts, images, and ready-to-make projects and product purchases on  You also receive access to a Priority Member Care line. With a Cricut Access subscription, your crafty friends will never again have to wonder what they should create next.

We hope this helped you find the perfect gift for everyone on your list.  If you have a Cricut item that you think should be on our list tell us in the comments below!

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