April is nearly here and that means that it's almost time for Mother's Day. Save yourself a little bit of sanity and get your Mother's Day gift buying out of the way now, especially if you have your own little ones to take care of. If your mother or mother in law is a knitter one thing they will definitely appreciate is a roomy knitting bag to carry all of their knitting projects, patterns and knitting notions. Lantern Moon makes an amazing selection of knitting bags providing jobs to women that continue the handmaking traditions of southeast Asia. Whether your mom needs a small knitting project bag to keep all of her tools for one project organized or she requires a large knitting bag to stylishly tote her knitting around Lantern Moon has a beautiful knitting bag for her.
This is the classic Lantern Moon knitting bag, and one of the first products that they brought to market. Made of bamboo-like matting, with a frame that allows the bag to stand like a basket, this is a great knitting bag made from natural materials that any mother would love on Mother's Day. $54.95
One of the biggest knitting pet peeves is when your ball of yarn goes rolling across the floor so that you have to stop knitting, get up and walk across the room to retrieve it. Yarn boxes keep your ball of yarn in place, allowing you to focus on your knitting -and keeps your yarn from getting tangled up in other things, like your cat (or dog). $32.50
You may have noticed that it's difficult to find a black knitting bag. Most knitting bags come in bright colors and patterns which can be a big turn off for the knitter with minimalistic tastes. The Urban Garden Knitting bag features vinyl suede along with textured cotton for a fashionable dark knitting bag for the coolest knitter you know. $75.00
Sometimes you don't need a new knitting bag, but any knitter can use multiple knitting project bags to keep each individual knitting project organized. These bags keep your various knitting projects from getting tangled up in each other, saving you valuable time trying to untangle projects and saving you from having to cut yarn. This rosette bag is absolutely darling and could be used as a small tote while out for dinner. $26.00
With all the ethnic themed patterns popular in home accessories, bedding, and fabric in 2014 it was only a matter of time before Lantern Moon busted out with a simple knitting bag with classic tribal patterns. This knitting bag is perfect for the young mom to store her favorite knitting project. $54.00
If these bags aren't your cup of tea, be sure to check out some of our other favorites here.