There are two definite camps of holiday shoppers. My Dad prefers to delay the inevitable and is among the "wait until the last shopping day" group. Dawn's believes in starting early so that he can enjoy the holidays without the distraction and panic of last minute gift hunting.On the off chance that you'd like a head start for your gift list, we thought we'd share some ideas we have for great gift ideas. Bright and bold project and notions bags designed by by JessaLu help keep projects and odds and ends organized and easy to find.Bags with handles like these are a must for crafters on the go who enjoy taking their projects to knitting groups or out to coffee with friends. I can tell you that knitting has made waiting in lines during the holiday season a much more pleasant possibility for me. These beautiful yarn bowls made by local ceramicist Connie King are an aesthetic treat for knitters who prefer to keep their projects at home. A beautiful skein resting in a bowl like this is start conversations and elicit compliments from holiday visitors.We'll continue to share new gift ideas with you throughout the upcoming weeks as the holidays approach. Stop on by the shop at any time with your gift list and we can help you select the perfect project, kit, or hand made item that you will love to give or receive.