If you're low on cash and high on creativity, consider making gifts this year. The following resources are packed with ideas.
Gifts from the Kitchen
Knitting and Needlework
- Yarn Lover's Room
This is one of the few knitting sites that offers free patterns and advice.
- Wonderful Stitches
This site for stitchery enthusiasts offers a selection of needlepoint, cross-stitch and quilt stitches, plus needlework projects and other needlework links.
- Joseph Wu's Origami Page
This is the granddaddy of all origami sites. In addition to diagrams, it contains links to valuable resources -- like origami history, associations and paper suppliers.