As well as the 'practically perfect in every way' deco tape that I knew she had her eye on, I also found this little dolly made by Emma of The Lucky Fox and knew from the moment I saw the red hair, immaculately made-up face and bunting ribbon that it was an Emily-worthy gift.
Ever since finding that spool dolly I've been a bit spool-craft obsessed... I've been scouring the interwebs looking for spools and DIYs so I can have a play with some myself, and create my own little spool dollies/jewellery/decorations.
Here are some of the prettiest and most creative spool crafts I have found:
Do you like spools as much as these folks seem to?
Any of these projects take your fancy?