When I give a gift to a quilter or friend who does any kind of sewing, I always wrap the gift in fabric. Sometimes a scrap piece will work and sometimes a fat quarter will do the job. I fasten the fabric with large safety pins and make a bow out of ribbon, rickrack, or a strip of fabric. This way they have a gift and an addition to their fabric stash.
Share your tips for a chance to be featured: E-mail your tips with your name, address, and daytime phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org; type Tips in the subject line.