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50 of the best craft kits for adults

Want to pick up a new hobby? Then read on to find over 50 craft kits for adults in a range of different crafts.

sewing craft kits for adults

Craft kits are the perfect opportunity for people of all ages to get into craft. There’s craft kits designed specifically for kids, teens and even adults so that you can pick up a new skill. From Etsy to Amazon, craft kits for adults are becoming more and more popular and there’s one for every discipline! Whether you want to try your hand at sewing, woodwork, knitting or embroidery there is a kit out there with your name on it.

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We’ve collected 50 of the top craft kits for adults in ten different crafts so you can really see the range available on the market. We’ve selected five craft kits for adults per craft from both top sellers and independent designer-makers. If you know what type of craft kit you’re looking for click the craft below to be taken straight to that section!

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Sewing craft kits for adults

If you’re new to sewing and need a little help with the basics make sure you read our beginners guide to sewing and browse our sewing machines for beginners to pick up your first machine! We also have a ton of sewing patterns for beginners too. 

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Sew your own pencil case craft kit

sewing craft kits for adults

Etsy, £10

Sew Your Own have a whole host of sewing craft kits for adults in their Etsy shop. They’re all great beginner projects just like this pencil case kit and come with everything you need to start making.

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Leather glasses craft kit

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Etsy, £69

This craft kit for adults is for those of you experienced sewists who want to try something a little different. Move away from fabrics and try leather with Artisans leather glasses case kit. Choose from three colours of Italian vegetable leather and start making your own leather creation today.

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Face masks sewing craft kit

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Etsy, £8.95

Crafty Kit Compay’s craft kit for adults including everything you need to make 4 masks in adult, teenage or child sizes. You can both hand sew or machine sew this project meaning it’s perfect for crafters of all abilities.

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Scrunchie sewing craft kit

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Etsy, £6.95

This super-affordable craft kit for adults is by Frock Chick Clothing. The kit includes everything you need to make your very own scrunchie. We love how eco-friendly this kit is – each box includes fabric that would have ended up in landfill!

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Whale cushion craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £9.50

Sew your own cuddly whale pal with

Mosaic craft kits for adults

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Sea glass coasters craft kit

Mosaic craft kits for adults

Etsy, £22

Mosaic craft kits for adults don’t come more beautiful than

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Mosaic mirror craft kit

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Etsy, £20.90

Create a fabulous mosaic mirror with Crafty You Crafty Me’s mosaic craft kit for adults. It’s the ideal project for those of you wanting to try something different from traditional tile mosaics. You can hang your creation in your home and show it off to all your pals.

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Lemon tile craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £24

We all need some fruity mosaic craft kits for adults in our lives.

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Mosaic serving tray craft kit

Mosaic craft kits for adults 2

Etsy, £35.32

Create a big 16 x 11-inch wood serving tray with

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Olive branch mosaic craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £35

 This elegant mosaic kit also requires tile cutting so make sure you have a pair before you buy.

Woodcraft kits for adults

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3D car kit

woodcraft kits for adults

Amazon, £28.99

Construct your own army jeep with MOEGEN’s woodcraft kit for adults. All the pieces come pre-cut you just need to slot them together! 

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Steer skull pendant woodcraft kit

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Etsy, £10.95

Carve your own jewellery with

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Pyrography woodcraft kit

Pyrography craft kits for adults

Hobbycraft, £25

Master the art of pyrography with Crafts Kits pyrography set. This craft kit for adults comes with a pyrography tool, four branding tips, four drawing tips, two stencils and 12 wooden blanks. You can then turn your designs into keyrings, gift tags, plant labels or decorations!

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Quay Owl Woodcraft kit

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Amazon, £5.99

Learn all the basics of constructing wooden sculptures with Quay’s friendly owl kit. This woodcraft kit for adults would make a fab gift as it’s completely beginner-friendly.

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DIY birdhouse craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £27.72

Crochet craft kits for adults

For all your basic crochet techniques head to our crochet guide for beginners and our how to crochet tutorials. We also have even more kits in our crochet kit for beginners round up. 

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Crochet dogs craft kit

crochet kits for adults

Amazon, £13.79

For those of you who love crocheting your fuzzy pals, this is the craft kit for you. Megan Kreiner’s crochet dog comes with the wool to make two dogs from her book. Then once you’ve completed those dogs there are 8 more patterns to choose from in the book!

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Crochet pot craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £25


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Amigurumi Giraffe craft kit

crochet craft kits for adults giraffe

Etsy, £17.21

Craft kits for adults don’t come cuter than

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Crochet Face Scrubbie craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £22

We love craft kits for adults that have a practical purpose. Moloney Makes shows you how to make these super useful crochet face scrubbies which are perfect for taking off makeup or cleansing your face. Crochet crafts are so much better when they’re eco-friendly.

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Mini crochet basket craft making kit

craft kits for adults crochet

Etsy, £13.49

This mini crochet basket kit is by My Life Handmade and is great if you’re fairly new to crochet. It comes beautifully packaged in its own cloth bag and would make the most thoughtful gift. You could either give the

Knitting craft kits for adults

New to knitting? We’ve got complete knitting for beginners guide and a whole bunch of knitting kits for beginners so you can start your knitting journey.

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Beginners knitting craft kit for adults

Knitting craft kits for adults

Etsy, £23.99

Knitit Gifts have created the ultimate beginner knitting craft kit for adults. The kit includes four pastel balls of acrylic yarn (blue, pink, white & grey), knitting instructions which include photo steps of how to cast on and bamboo knitting needles.

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Unicorn knitting kit

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Amazon, £18.99

Crafty Kit Company have the sweetest little available on Amazon for really affordable prices. For £16.99 you’ll get all the yarn, knitting needles, stuffing and instructions you need to knit your own cuddly unicorn.

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Chunky knitted blanket craft kit

craft kits for adults chunky blanket

Etsy, £66.12

You can never have too many chunky blankets and Wool Hugs are here to show you how to make your own. Their craft kit for adults soft merino yarn, a giant needle and video instructions on how to knit a blanket. For £66.12 you’ll receive 2lb yarn which will create a 25x30inch blanket but they do sell kits for bigger sizes.

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Roll up knit down jumper kit

craft kits for adults knitting

Etsy, £72

Take your knitting to the next level with

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Tassel scarf knitting kit for adults

craft kits for adults knitted scarf

Etsy, £42.50

Using vegan yarn, Moloney Makes has created a simple and beautiful craft kit for adults. Choose your scarf colour and tassel colour and she’ll send you a kit with everything you need including bamboo needles and an instruction booklet.

Macrame craft kits for adults

To master all the macrame knots in these kits check out our basic macrame knots tutorials. We take you through each step one by one with easy to follow photo instructions.  

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Beginner macrame craft kit for two

Macrame craft kits for adults

Etsy, £48

Knot Living has designed a craft kit for adults that will look wonderful hanging in your home. It’s ideal for those of you who are new to macrame and comes with all the rope, beads and instructions you need. You can also pick the colour!

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Macrame moon dream catcher kit

Macrame craft kits for adults moon

Amazon, £14.99

Create your own gorgeous moon macrame dream catcher with this Syhood craft kit for adults. It comes with a moon metal hoop, macrame cord ropes, instruction manual and other small decorative items to add extra sparkle to your wall hanging.

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Macrame coaster craft kit for adults

macrame kits for adults coasters

Etsy, £30

Use your macrame skills to create these gorgeous boho coasters by

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Yodomo beginners macrame craft kit

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Amazon, £17.99

Your plants need a funky new macrame home! This craft kit for adults contains 25m of 5mm high-quality macrame cord cut to size, a wooden ring and metal ‘S’ hook and all-important access to Yodomo’s online course. This would make a great gift for friends who want to try macrame.

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Heart macramé craft kit for adults

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Etsy, £10

This mini wall hanging craft kit is our most affordable option but still contains everything you need to get knotting. It’s a simple heart pattern which uses only one simple square knot so is perfect for beginners.

Weaving craft kits for adults

Our weaving techniques blog post will help you these craft kits! 

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Round weaving craft kit

Weaving craft kits for adults circular

Etsy, £20

Weaving craft kits for adults can be tricky to find but this kit by PThis kit includes
a pre-wrapped and warped bamboo hoop, a large-eyed needle and three different coloured cotton yarns to wrap with. If you’re new to weaving never fear, there’s an instructional booklet included and the hoop is pre-wrapped making it much easier to complete.

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Weaving loom craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults weaving

Etsy, £35+

 gorgeous colour selection which includes navy, duck egg blue, greens and mustards. You can also get the kit cheaper if you already have a loom.

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Weaving wool bundles

craft kits for adults weaving gift

Etsy, £18

If you’re a seasoned weaver and already have a loom then these little kits by Wild Woven are for you. They’ll contain a tonal selection of yarns for adding texture to your wall hangings, tapestry weavings and fibre projects. There’s lots of different colours to choose from too.

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Travel weaving craft kit

Travel weaving craft kits for adults

Etsy, £42.57

Weave on the go with

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Weaving loom craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults weaving

Etsy, £39

The Squid Ink Co. is a Scottish weave store which sells craft kits for adults of all abilities. This particular kit is great for both weaving beginners and intermediates. It includes a wooden loom, 2 x wooden shuttles, a wooden comb and 5 balls of mixed wools. Each comes with either a PDF download or printed booklet which is full of techniques and how tos.

Papercraft kits for adults

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Miniature 3d Greenhouse craft kit

craft kits for adults papercraft garden shed

Amazon, £41.99

Craft kits for adults just got miniature! Create your own mini greenhouse complete with plants, tools and even a baby birdhouse with ROBOTIME’s papercraft kit. The kit comes with all the pieces and instructions but you will need to buy the glue and papercraft tools if you don’t already have them. 

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Solar paper printing craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults papercraft solar printing

Etsy, £15.99

Harness the power of the sun into your crafts with

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Paper quilling craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults papercraft

Amazon, £14.99

This quilling kit craft kits for adults includes 22 tools, 600 strips of quilling paper and 8 quilling designs for you to follow. This kit really has everything you need in it to become a paper quilling pro. 

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Papercutting starter kit

craft kits for adults paper cutting

Etsy, £18

Learn how to paper cut with

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Origami flowers craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults papercraft origami

Amazon, £8.99

Maria Noble has created an origami book which includes over 200 pages of double-sided origami paper. With these easy to follow photo instructions and that many beautiful papers you’ll have a home full of paper flowers in no time.

Embroidery craft kits for adults

Master all the embroidery techniques in these craft kits with our embroidery for beginners guide. There’s also plenty of embroidery starter kits for you to choose from to help you on your stitching journey. 

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Harry Potter embroidery craft kit

craft kits for adults embroidery

Amazon, £13.75

For all you Harry Potter fans out there this is the embroidery craft kit for you. The kit comes with 10 iron-on transfers and enough embroidery floss, fabric, backing, 6-inch bamboo hoop and needles to create two of the designs. Then once you’ve caught the stitching bug you’ll just need to buy some more thread to complete the other eight! Plus it comes with an 80-page instruction book so is ideal for embroidery novices.

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Sushi embroidery kit

sushi embroidery craft kit

Etsy, £6.58

Craft kits for adults do not come cuter than these little sushi kits by

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Daisy pattern embroidery craft kit

craft kits for adults embroidery daisy

Amazon, £6.99

ENTHUR sell lots of different craft kits for adults including an entire embroidery range made up of 21 kits. Each kit comes with one piece of embroidery cloth with the design already printed onto it, an embroidery hoop, a pair of scissors, all the embroidery threads you need, some embroidery needles and instructions. There’s flower kits, sunset kits, tropical kits, plant kits and even Christmas kits so there’s something for everyone.

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Bee embroidery craft kit

craft kits for adults bee embroidery

Etsy, £22.95


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Blue embroidery craft kit for adults

craft kits for adults embroidery sea

Etsy, £16

Cross stitch craft kits for adults

Check out our cross stitch for beginners guide to help you with these craft kits. 

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Pusheen cross-stitch kit

craft kits for adults pusheen the cat

Amazon, £6.55

This Pusheen embroidery hoop is a craft kit for adults that will keep you entertained all evening long. It includes three pieces of fabric, a mini hoop, enough thread for three designs, a needle and some mini scissors. You’ll get to keep the little book with is full of adorable Pusheen charts too!

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Positive cross stitch

craft kits for adults cross stitch

Etsy, £18.99

Everyone needs a little positivity in their lives and

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Cross stitch bird kit

craft kits for adults cross stitch bird

Amazon, £11.99

For a more traditional , head to WOWDECOR’s shop. Everything you need to complete this beautiful bird design is included and will provide hours of relaxing stitching.

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Slogan cross stitch craft kit

craft kits for adults cross stitch hoop

Etsy, £12


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Starry Night cross stitch craft kit

craft kits for adults starry night

Etsy, £13.95

Recreate Vincent Van Gough’s masterpiece with eco-friendly material, the kit will include all you need to make a tiny work of art.

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We hope you’ve found a craft kit that suits you. We’ve also rounded up the best punch needle kits and a whole load of rug making kits for beginners so your crafting joy never has to end.