- Yoga Mat Sling Tote from Sew4Home: Perfect for the friend that does yoga. This tote has a zippered pocket perfect for stashing keys and some cash for the post workout smoothie.
- Game Day Gym Bag from Sew Like My Mom: This tutorial show you how to sew a gym bag complete with pockets, plus accessory bags that are perfect for dirty shoes and laundry.
- Phone Holder for Running from Keeping It Simple: It's basically a fanny pack, but much better looking.
- DIY Workout Tee & Legging from Mimi G Style: A new workout outfit in custom prints and colors would make a great gift.
- No Slip Headbands from Beauty Still Remains: My pet peeve when running is when my hair won't stay in place. Make some cute DIY no slip headbands for the girl who likes to run and she'll thank you for it!
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- Sleek and Skinny Ear Warmer from Crea8tion Crochet: Keep ears warm with this pretty ear warmer.
- Saponaria Convertible Mittens from Lusianne R.: These are perfect for runners. You can flip back the mitten to adjust your shoelaces or use your phone, then flip them back on to keep your hands toasty while running.
- Fun and Fabulous Ski Hat from Julee Reeves: The ear flaps on this crochet hat will keep the wearer warm this winter.
- Running Armband from Vampire Weasel: A crocheted armband for your phone. Yes, crochet. It's like a scarf for your arm that's also functional.
- Unisex Neck Sock from Wendy C. Brown: This neckwarmer look very warm and perfect for outdoor activities.
This week for 6 Weeks of Gifting is all about the runners, athletes, gym addicts, and cold weather sports enthusiasts. I found several sewing projects that would make great gifts for your active friends and family. Winter can be a tricky time to stay in shape because the weather is against you, so I also found crochet projects that are all about staying warm while outside. As always, these tutorials are free. Enjoy!
First, check out my tutorial for warm & cozy fleece ear warmers.
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Also, check out my free tutorials that would make great gifts: