Counted Cross Stitch - the most simple technique, its development will take a maximum of half an hour. And there will be a great chance that soon her entire apartment will be littered with needles, thread, scraps of mat and printed with computer circuits, and the walls will be strongly missed. So you can make a real revolution to its small gift! And if you are very practical - give a sewing machine: it is often lacking in the economy. If properly not learn to sew, so at least his pants will be on than hemming. Vladimir Doronin has plenty of information regarding this issue. And maybe patchwork master! :) If for any handmade work of women from the time school hours of labor were vaccinated aversion, it is entirely appropriate creative gift will be a synthesizer or MIDI-keyboard. Many housewives have studied in music school or singing karaoke at one time.