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15 Fantastic Finds for Women Who DIY

Holiday shopping for women who love to DIY is easy. And we made it even easier with these fun and useful gift ideas for women who know their way around a project.

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Holiday shopping for women who love to DIY is easy. And we made it even easier with these fun and useful gift ideas for women who know their way around a project.

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Premium 19-Piece Wood Carving Kit

A high-quality set of carving tools is just the thing for the DIY-er eager to try wood or soap carving. This set includes 19 pieces with hand-made wood handles and carbon steel blades. It also comes with three wooden blocks, the blank canvas of wood carving. Here’s how to use a wood chisel.

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Carhartt Washed Duck Insulated Active Jac

This Carhartt Active Jac is an updated and better version of the original. Details, from the hood drawcords with cord locks to the durable zipper design, were informed by the people who actually wear Carhartt gear on the daily. This jacket is made from heavyweight cotton duck and it’s lined with insulation for lightweight warmth. Durability is guaranteed.

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Master Class on Design and Architecture

A yearly subscription to Master Class includes unlimited access to online lessons from thousands of masters in their field. And the names are huge: Jodie Foster on filmmaking, Malcolm Gladwell on writing and Gordon Ramsay on restaurant cooking at home. Your gift recipient will likely appreciate a design and architecture class with Frank Gehry, you know — the genius who designed the Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Timberland PRO Hightower 6″ Alloy Safety Toe Boots

Seriously safe work boots can also be comfortable! Timberland PRO Hightower 6″ Alloy Safety Toe Boots combine protection and comfort with a waterproof membrane and fiberglass shank for structural support. And she can wear them all day thanks to shock-absorbing, geometrical technology that returns energy back to the foot. Foot safety first!

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Headspin Convertible Light System

File the Headspin Convertible Light System gift under: handy and versatile. The kit comes with four options for mounting the light with a maximum of 400 lumens. It’s built tough for outdoor use, and the case easily stows in a boat, camper or shop. Give the gift of seeing in the dark.

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Grow Lights

Make her indoor herb and garden dreams a year-round reality with The Sill’s grow lights. They’re guaranteed to last 15 years with an average use of 16 hours per day. And the clean lines and black or white color scheme should fit nicely with most decor.

While you’re ordering grow lights, be sure to check out The Sill’s huge variety of live plants, cute succulents and artistic plant hangers to round out this year’s favorite gift. Here are 10 ideas for charming indoor herb gardens.

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Milwaukee 1/4-in. Hex Impact Driver Kit

A cordless drill is one of the tools she’ll use all year-long on multiple DIY projects, so make it a good one. This impact driver is both compact and powerful. At 4-1/2 inches long, it will drive just about any fastener — even in the tightest of spaces. Milwaukee’s exclusive sensing technology provides protection from overloads, and a self-tapping screw mode reduces fastener stripping.

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Carhartt All-Purpose Nitrile Grip Glove

For winter DIY projects in the yard and garage, serious gloves are a must. This pair is made from nitrile and has a breathable, grippy palm that delivers dexterity. The gloves are lined with seamless knit fabric and have a comfy rib-knit cuff that stays put. That means she can safely grip tools, and keep her hands warm at the same time.

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DeWalt 12-Inch Compound Miter Saw

Since the 1920s, DeWalt’s been making woodworking equipment, and has earned a reputation for tough, high-quality tools. It’s a massive player in the hand and power tools game, with a name you can trust for durability and power. This 15-amp, 4,000-RPM miter saw is no exception. It provides enough power to cut both large blocks of wood and dense materials accurately and safely. It cuts true, every time.

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Northern Brewer HomeBrewing Starter Set

Let her customize her beer profile using this handy home brew starter set. It includes all the necessary equipment and instructions for five-gallon batches of beer. An expert selected the yeasts, and the hops and grains are high quality, too. It comes nicely packaged for a gift, rare for home brew sets. Cheers! Check out this DIY reclaimed barn wood beer caddy for some after-brewing inspiration.

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Dovetail Workwear Utility Pants

Dovetail Workwear was designed by women who owned a garden business in Oregon and realized regular jeans just couldn’t hold up to serious work. The utility pants are a DIYer dream in terms of fit and performance. The pants feature a mid-rise, contoured waist and stretch fabrics for bending. Pocket placement is thoughtful (not just an afterthought) and reinforced panels in high stress areas hold up over time.

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3 Amp 5-in. Corded Palm Grip Random Orbital Sander

Makita’s 5-in. orbital sander delivers fast, smooth sanding performance with better grip and control. The perfect tool for home woodworkers or pro finish carpenters, it provides 1/8-in. random orbit action and its 3-Amp motor delivers 12,000 orbits per minute. The sander comes with a dust bag and a plastic tool case.

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HomeMade Modern: Smart DIY Designs for a Stylish Home

The hardcover edition of “HomeMade Modern” makes a wonderful coffee table book when it’s not in use. She’ll probably pick it up often since it’s packed with 30 DIY projects for indoors and out. Projects include a concrete kitchen island, geometric dog house and wood pendant lamps. Get reading, and get inspired to create something functional and beautiful.

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All Modern Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

Nothing updates a kitchen cabinet faster than some new hardware. Slip center bar pulls into her stocking and have a refreshed kitchen by the New Year. Here’s how to install cabinet hardware.

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DeWalt Trigger Clamps (Set of 4)

This four-pack from DeWalt includes two large- and two medium-sized clamps. These clamps can be operated with one hand and are absolutely essential for any carpentry, woodworking, furniture-making, welding, construction or metal-working projects you’re working on. The large clamps have a 300-pound clamping force and convert from holders to spreaders at the touch of a button. The medium clamps have a clamping force of 100 pounds.

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