Embroidery Gift Ideas: Give a Present That Will Be Treasured

embroidery gift ideas

The saying, “It’s better to give than to receive,” rings true with a recent survey revealing that 68% of Americans prefer to give gifts than to receive gifts. This may be due, in part, to the COVID-19 pandemic creating a divide amongst loved ones for the past two years.

Gift givers are looking for customized gifts to wow their recipients and keep connections strong. 56% of gift shoppers wish to seek out meaningful gifts.

Embroidered gifts are the perfect fit for people of all ages. Are you looking for fabulous personalized embroidery gift ideas but don’t know where to start? 

In this guide, we’ll give you some of the best fun and useful embroidery gift ideas that are great for everyone on your list. Keep reading to find out more below.

Embroidered Sweatshirts

Want to keep your loved ones warm even when you’re not around? A cozy embroidered sweatshirt is one of the best embroidery gift ideas. It’s like a hug from you every time they put it on.

During the cold winter months, it will get a lot of use. And adding a name or sentiment to it will make it even more special. Especially when you consider that personalized gifts influence 85% of shopping for the right gift. 

Embroidered Tote Bags

Embroidered tote bags offer a variety of uses for taking items on the go to work and school. Tote bags are re-usable so they make excellent grocery shopping bags too. 

Tote bags are wonderful embroidery gift ideas for co-workers, friends, and family members because of their durability and practicality.

Tote bags can also double as a casual purse or book bag. And they’re roomy enough to keep water bottles, yoga mats, and a pair of shoes for a quick change workout bag. Busy moms can use them to keep toys and snacks in their tote bags for their children.

Embroidered Baseball Hats

Baseball hats are a fun and stylish fashion accessory that are well-suited for kids and adults alike. Everyone loves having a baseball hat with their favorite team logos, but how many people have a baseball hat with their own name or initials embroidered on it?

That’s why an embroidered baseball hat also tops our list of notable embroidery gift ideas. Imagine the joy on their faces when they open up your gift and find a personalized baseball hat made just for them.

Embroidered Beanies

Not everyone is a baseball hat fan though, and that’s okay. Luckily, beanies make terrific personalized gifts as well. Beanies are versatile and comfortable fabric knit hats.

The outer edge of a beanie offers an ideal surface to use for putting a custom embroidered logo, name, or monogram onto. Friends and family alike will adore a comfy custom beanie.

Embroidered T-Shirts

T-shirts are one of the most popular gift items, so it’s only natural to place them on our embroidery gift ideas guide. Embroidered t-shirts will kick your personalized gifts up a notch. Logos and monograms are the most common ways to personalize t-shirts with embroidery. 

Embroidered t-shirts have a high-quality appearance that lasts much longer than traditional printing methods. Your gift recipient will look good in their custom embroidered t-shirt wear after wear. 

Embroidered Towels

Personalized gifts can be memorable as well as useful too. Towels fall into both categories under embroidery gift ideas. An embroidered monogram of the gift recipient’s initials or name will be well worth it since towels get so much use. 

But an embroidered towel isn’t just a decorative guest bathroom accessory. With custom embroidered towels, they’ll always know which towels belong to them.

No more confusion at the beach or the pool as to whose towel is whose.  Personalized towels also make fantastic embroidered gifts for gym enthusiasts as well.

Embroidered Canvas Folding Chairs

Outdoor items also create an opportunity for making unique personalized gift items. Custom canvas folding chairs are practical embroidery gift ideas.

Whether you’re camping, attending concerts in the park, or watching your child’s sporting event, a canvas folding chair is an invaluable item. The canvas is an optimal material for taking embroidery.

For a fun family gift, give each person their own personalized canvas folding chair so they have a full set. This way, each person knows which chair is theirs and at public events, there’s no mistaking a similar chair as someone else’s.

Embroidered Aprons

Whether it’s Mom in the kitchen baking pies or Dad manning the BBQ grill, aprons are enjoyable embroidery gift ideas for the cook in your life.

You can embroider “Hail to the Chef” with a husband, grandpa, uncle, or father’s name underneath. Or for a mom, grandma, aunt, or wife, a sentiment like “Cutie Pie” is a fun play on words.

For kids who like to help out in the kitchen, having their own apron with their name and a “Junior Chef” embroidery will make them feel right at home in the kitchen.

Embroidered Travel Duffle/Gym Bag

Travel duffels are multifunctional and can double as gym bags or diaper bags. Travel bags are also the perfect size for an overnight stay, weekend trip, or as a carry-on bag for airplanes.

You can embroider a single person’s name or a family’s last name as part of a custom soft-sided luggage set. With so many similar-looking travel and gym bags, adding embroidery will help identify the rightful owner.

Embroidered Robe

Plush monogrammed hotel robes are something nearly everyone has dreamed of acquiring at some point in their lives. Custom robes are premium embroidery gift ideas. So, why not give someone a customized robe of their very own? 

Pamper a bride-to-be with a robe embroidered with her new last name or gift one to a mom for Mother’s Day. Whenever they slip it on, they’ll remember who gave it to them and smile.

Embroidered Jacket

Custom jackets are the ultimate embroidery gift ideas for keeping warm and looking cool. Embroidered jackets can truly set your gift recipient apart from the crowd. 

Whether the customization is a fully embroidered logo on the back of the jacket or just their name or initials on the left chest portion, your recipient will be blown away by receiving their own custom jacket.  

Embroidered Baby Onesie

Welcoming a new baby into the family is a blessed event and babies can through a lot of onesie changes on a daily basis. If you’re looking for embroidery gift ideas for a new parent, a customized embroidered baby onesie will definitely come in handy.  

If you know the baby’s name, you can add this to the onesie. Or you can simply put the last name like, “Baby Johnson.” For twins or triplets, embroidered onesies offer adorable ways to customize each one to the specific baby wearing it.

Embroidered Baby Bibs

Embroidered baby bibs also receive a lot of use in the first two to three years of a child’s life. Embroidery stands up longer over time, even after multiple washes. So, no matter how much of a mess the baby makes of their bib, the embroidery will still look good.

Giving custom bibs as embroidery gift ideas is a useful and thoughtful gift. You can also do a full set of customized bibs with cute sayings for a week’s worth of use or give embroidered bibs together with embroidered onesies as a themed gift set. 

Embroidered Baby Blankets

An embroidered baby blanket can be a blanket the child uses later on in their crib for sleeping or self-soothing or it can be the receiving blanket the baby is wrapped in after it is born. 

Embroidered baby blankets can contain the full name of the child, the date of birth, and even the baby’s weight at birth. These sweet embroidery gift ideas have the appeal of a personalized item along with the feel of a handmade gift in one.

Embroidered baby blankets also become cherished heirlooms over the years. They are both integral parts of the parent’s and child’s life because of the significance involved with them.

Embroidered Baby Hats

Babies lose most of their body heat through their heads, so it is important to keep their heads covered. Custom embroidered baby hats are adorable accessories and embroidery gift ideas for new parents. 

You can use different colors of thread to distinguish between boy and girl babies when embroidering the name. You can also put something like a pink flower for a girl underneath the name and a blue pacifier underneath the name of a boy. So, there’s no more assuming a precious baby girl is a boy by mistake.

Create Your Perfect Embroidery Gift Ideas with Big T Printing 

The quality and durability of embroidery make it a clear choice for crafting superior embroidery gift ideas. Embroidery shows that you care and went the extra mile to create memorable gifts.

With embroidery, you can find something for everyone from infants to children, parents, grandparents, and everyone in between. Co-workers, friends, and family alike will treasure their custom embroidered gifts.

Big T Printing can help you with all of your custom printing and embroidery needs from our two locations in Largo and St. Petersberg, FL.

Contact Us to get started on your order of custom printing and embroidered gifts today.