Crafts

Zodiac Felties
From the authors of the sensational Zombie Felties and Steampunk Softies comes Zodiac Felties a craft book for creating felties representing each of the twelve astrological signs plus four planetary figures--Mars, Venus,...

20.10.2013

Mary Thomas's Knitting Book
This is a fantastic handy guide for all knitters. It really gives great detail on knitting, position of stitches and how to do many things. For the time it was written (late 30's) it's really fantastic. There aren't a lot of pictures on how to do...

03.10.2012

Entrelac 2
Dedicated knitters will find a fresh, fun challenge in this follow-up to Rosemary Drysdale's bestselling Entrelac. Filled with 85 all-new stitch patterns for creating texture in fabric, Drysdale's innovative collection takes this hot new...

29.01.2018

The Anchor Book of Hardanger Embroidery
Sue Whiting started her working life as a primary school teacher with a special interest in literacy education and children’s literature. In 2005 Sue left teaching to pursue a career in children’s book publishing and is now Publishing Manager for...

26.07.2017

Lunch Bags!
This little book is packed full of adorability cute lunch bags, totes, and a very cute crochet Apple-A-Go-Go cozy. I can’t wait to make some of these patterns. I am starting with the Sack Lunch. It’s a creative take on the brown bag lunch that...

06.01.2014

The New Cross Stitcher's Bible
This essential guide to cross stitch and other counted thread embroidery techniques includes an extensive illustrated stitch library. Inspiring new projects present exciting stitching challenges, ranging in size from cards to cushions. Versatile...

21.04.2015

More Creative Sewing Ideas
After reading and being so enthralled with the book Creative Gifts and Projects Set by Step that I picked up at an estate sale, I looked online for other books in the Singer Sewing Reference Library and chose a few of them. Hey,...

10.08.2014

Lace from the Attic
Combining the story of one Victorian's knitting life with an astonishing collection of patterns, this book recalls the time when lace embellished everything from clothing to tea cozies. Taken from Blanche Beau's original book of...

05.08.2015

Knitting for Dogs
Who loves you, baby? Your dog does, that's who, and there's no creature more deserving of a hand-knit expression of that love. Plus, he'll look darn cute in any number of the more than twenty easy-to-follow patterns in Knitting...

29.10.2017

Blueprint Crochet
Using graphic illustrations and clear guidelines, this straightforward crochet resource is essential for the visual crafter—anyone who understands maps better than verbal directions, and images better than basic step-by-step instructions. Covering a...

13.10.2012

Tilda's Studio
This title provides a collection of over 50 projects inspired by Tilda's studio. Readers can choose from a variety of designs including bags, accessories, clothing, decorations, gifts and soft toys.

28.05.2013

The Complete Book of Chinese Knotting
Make intricate and beautiful Chinese knots with this traditional Chinese craft book.Chinese knotting, the joining of two cords to form symmetrical paterns, is an ancient and revered art form in China and an integral part of...

02.08.2015

Knitting New Scarves
Dieses Buch von Lynne Barr enthält Strickanleitungen für 27 Schals.Dazu kommt eine 10-seitige Anleitung für diverse Stricktechniken, die in den Projekten verwendet werden, ergänzt von einer Seite mit Strickbegriffen und deren...

24.08.2014

Mosaic Knitting
Barbara Walker studied journalism at the University of Pennsylvania and then took a reporting job at the Washington Star in DC. During her work as a reporter, she became increasingly interested in feminism and women's issues. Her writing...

30.09.2012

Folk Vests
Knitters will delight in these 25 traditional and innovative vest patterns collected from around the world and through the ages. Both functional and decorative, these wonderful projects for men’s and women’s vests are accompanied by folk stories and...

03.05.2013

Knitting for Two
Pregnancy and the special time during the first year of a baby's life is a time for nesting and nurturing-and the perfect time for an expectant or new mother to take up knitting. In Knitting for Two, renowned knitwear and textile designer...

13.04.2016

Origami, Book 1
In this first volume, Sakade provides a simple introduction to the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Each item is explained with diagrams and clear, easy-to-follow instructions. This book on the delightful art of origami is sure to provide...

18.06.2017

Knitted Vegetables
You do not need an allotment to produce this abundant crop of vegetables – just needles, yarn and a little knitting know-how. Ranging from everyday carrots and peas to more exotic chili peppers and artichokes, you can whip up a whole basketful of...

29.03.2014

Take Along Knitting
Take your knitting on the run!Are you a take-along knitter? Are you tempted to break out the needles in the library, on the bus, or even at the supermarket? Then "Take-Along Knitting" is for you! North Light editors have selected the best portable...

30.08.2013

Knit great basics
This book is good for the knitter who wishes to customize their patterns. Basic instructions and measurements are provided for apparel and the the knitter can add whatever stitch detail is desired.

28.02.2018

Knit Edgings & Trims
Offering clear, concise instructions and photographs for a variety of knit edgings and projects, this dependable handbook provides guidance to knitters facing the challenge of finding the perfect edging or finishing for their...

21.11.2013

10-Minute Tarot
For centuries, the tarot has been revered as a tool for divination and self-discovery. Today, itÆs more popular than ever, with hundreds of decks available representing cultures, ideas, and spiritual traditions from around the world.

24.12.2012

Duct Tape
Move beyond the wallet with an inspiring collection of exciting duct tape projects!Sturdy and resistant, and with a myriad of interesting colors and patterns, duct tape is fast becoming a perfect crafting, home and DIY material.Duct...

27.02.2018

Kim Hargreaves' Vintage Designs to Knit
Kim Hargreaves, the undisputed master of classic knits, offers marvelous designs for vintage knitwear that are sure to satisfy the most exacting of fashionistas, as well as inspire those who simply favor the tailored lines and classic detail of...

28.02.2016

Complete Home Crafts
Discover the satisfaction of creating sophisticated items for your home, and learn how to give familiar articles a stunning new look with "Complete Home Crafts." Combining practical know-how and inspiring ideas with easy-to-learn step-by-step...

20.06.2013

Fresh Quilting
Brighten up any room with fun, contemporary, and functional projects exploding with sensational color! "Fresh Quilting" presents 21 brilliant designs featuring quilt artist Malka Dubrawsky's intoxicating colors and unexpected palettes.Learn...

16.03.2016

Make and Give
A design-savvy craft book with 35 cute, simple projects that celebrate the people we love in the everyday moments.      This is a book of 35 simple, modern craft projects to make any day special for the people we love. A...

16.04.2013

Harmony Guides
Each card in this pack features a stitch design on the front side and concise easy-to-follow instructions on the back, making it easier than ever to find the perfect stitch pattern for a project. An eight-page booklet on basic knitting techniques is...

02.02.2016

Glorious Patchwork
The landmark quilting book from a modern-day quilting legend. For more than two decades, Kaffe Fassett's sumptuously textured, vibrantly colored designs have thrilled readers and inspired them to pile on color and break the rules. In "Glorious...

17.01.2015

Just Us Girls
Explore and nurture your mother-daughter bond and create a keepsake that you'll cherish forever with Just Us Girls. This highly-illustrated craft and activity book includes 48 heartfelt, earth-friendly projects to make together. These...

01.06.2013

Country Living Pumpkin Chic
New in Paper"This gorgeous little book is glowing with wonderful photographs and easy-to-follow directions...Will make you grin like a jack-o'-lantern at the variety of departures from the norm it offers."--Chicago...

04.04.2014

Family Circle Easy Accessories
Family Circle's famed craft series gives knitters and crocheters a colorful new collection of accessories to inspire and delight every taste. It's filled with unique projects for everything from leg warmers to neckties, plus hats, scarves,...

23.03.2014

Knitting in America
Author Melanie Falick traveled thousands of miles to create Knitting in America, an inspiring and revealing portrait of knitters, spinners, dyers, and breeders of fiber-producing animals. The most complete survey yet published on the scope...

24.12.2013

Vogue® Knitting Knitopedia™
If knitters could own just one guide to their craft, Knitopedia™ would be their book of choice! Created by the trusted experts at Vogue® Knitting, this beautifully designed encyclopedia is an A-to-Z of...

10.02.2014

The Knowledgeable Knitter
What a book! I have been knitting for a loooooong time (no, you may not ask for how long, and I have done pretty much everything one can do with the art, but I love having a place to check up on HOW I do these things. One cannot possibly keep...

10.03.2014

Steampunk Softies
A wonderful combination of Victorian aesthetic and modern crafting, these eight adorable stuffed creations make perfect gifts or accessories for the thousands of dedicated steampunk fans.Sarah Skeate and Nicola Tedman offer crafters an array...

13.07.2015

Twisted-Stitch Knitting
A classic trio of Austrian books (originally titled, Uberlieferte Strickmuster) is now in English and amalgamated into one volume. 174 intriguing twisted-stitch designs plus instructions for a number of jackets/cardigans, vests and elegant stockings...

04.07.2017

Simply Green Giving
Featured in 35 Budget Living Picks for National Book Lovers Day on ShoestringMag.com:"Ever...

26.06.2018

Contemporary Copper Jewelry
This eye-opening guide epitomizes the revolution of copper as a rapidly growing trend among designers due to its inexpensive yet stylish nature. Considered to be one of the prettiest and most accessible alternatives to silver and gold, this...

15.02.2017

Blueprint Crochet Sweaters
Learn the must-have basics of sweater construction and ways to achieve better-fitting garments!Best-selling author of Blueprint Crochet, Robyn Chachula presents an approachable resource on the basics of crochet design. This friendly...

09.02.2017

Layer Cake, Jelly Roll and Charm Quilts
I've come a little late to the pre-cut party but lately I've become obsessed. I enjoyed looking through all the ideas here. There are a few things I especially like about the book : 1)they tell you what pre-asembled pre-cuts you can use, but they...

26.09.2017

100 Knitting Projects
Knitters will find this stunning collection pure pattern heaven. Created by two of the best and most respected authors in needlework, it includes exquisite garments for everyone in the family—men, women, and children. And both beginners and more...

18.12.2013

Masters of Origami at Hangar-7
A small square of paper measuring six by six inches is the unprepossessing starting point for origami, the nearly 2,000-year-old Japanese art of paper folding. From this modest material beginning, the origami master creates objects of fascinating...

07.01.2014

Knitted Lace of Estonia
Combining some of the oldest knitted artifacts in Northern Europe with authentic tips and expert advice, this distinctive guidebook demonstrates a wide range of knitting knowledge. Featuring 14 heirloom-quality projects, this savvy reference...

21.06.2018

Martha Stewart's Handmade Holiday Crafts
Join Martha Stewart for a celebration of handcrafted holidays all year-round!  New Year’s – Valentine’s Day – Easter – Mother’s Day – Father’s Day – Fourth of July – Halloween – Thanksgiving – Hanukkah – Christmas  Let Martha inspire...

05.02.2018

Heirloom Machine Quilting
Sometimes it is good to go back to the earliest "how to" books, and this is the first or one of the first on machine quilting. As the title suggests, the goal is to do quilting that looks old fashioned. Still there are hints that are applicable to...

26.12.2015

Mastering Color Knitting
One of the reasons knitting and colorwork master Melissa Leapman first learned to knit was her wish to make one special project—a sweater using Fair Isle technique. Now, for the first time, she brings her passion for advanced color knitting to...

03.07.2016

Crocheting on the Edge
In this welcome continuation of her fabulously successful Knitting On, Over, and Beyond the Edge series, she shows crocheters how to add her signature embellishments to their projects. Nicky has created nearly 200 spectacular edgings, all...

19.02.2015

Upcycling Celebrations
Don't just recycle, Upcycle!Now every party and holiday of the year can be an opportunity to create things that are fun, uncomplicated, eco-friendly, and budget conscious. Eco-lifestyle expert Danny Seo shows how to...

13.06.2015

Ready, Set, Knit Cables
Ready, Set, Knit Cables gives the many new knitters all the basics and beyond plus hip projects, in a cool stand-up format.Knitted cables are intriguing patterns of stitches that crisscross, twist, and braid their way up through the...

02.11.2017

Craft
Contents • Features 23 projects with a twistFeatures• Jenny Hart - new wave embroiderer• Patrick Amiot - sculpting junk into art• Liza Lou - Stringing a million beads• Diana Eng - designer of high tech...

19.11.2013

Halloween Costumes
Using colour photographs and step-by-step instructions, this book teaches all the necessary sewing techniques to make simple, scary fancy-dress Halloween outfits for both adults and children.

29.04.2017

Vogue® Knitting on the Go! Felting
Felting--or boiling a knit item so it shrinks and the fibers mesh together--yields amazingly durable, beautiful pieces with unusual textures. It's the perfect technique for beginners because many mistakes just disappear during the washing process....

21.10.2013

Washi Wonderful
Washi—the colorful, patterned, and often translucent paper tape that comes on a roll—has become a huge hit with crafters of all kinds. Join the growing trend and get creative with this stunning collection of more than 50 projects. Jenny Doh, craft...

10.03.2013

Jackets (Best of Knitter's Magazine series, The)
After more than 20 years of quality publishing and numerous sold-out issues, Knitter's Magazine has compiled the best jacket projects designed by renowned players in the knitting field. The 25 projects cover a wide range of classic...

30.04.2017

Kusudama Origami
Kusudama is a decorative ball, which is originally used on festive occasions. It is now popular as ornaments and mobiles. Kusudama origami is composed of a variety of units joined together. It is different from ordinary unit origami, because it uses...

31.05.2013

Growing Up Sew Liberated
Bring joy, creativity & learning to your sewing with fabulous kid-friendly projectsMeg McElwee puts her signature sewing style into gorgeous children’s clothes and creative activity-focused designs. From simple clothing to toys,...

14.09.2013

Fisherman's Sweaters
BOTTOM LINE: Absolutely superb book from a Master of her craft. Wonderful designs, nicely arranged. A book to keep in any serious knitter's home library.While this is an almost perfect book of its kind, filled with the sorts of things that...

07.10.2015

Easy Hat, Scarf and Neck Warmer Crochet Patterns in 4 sizes
Crochet pattern to create a hat, scarf and collar. A basic knowledge of crochet is required to make them. The hat, scarf and neck warmer are easy and quick to make. You only use single crochet stitches (US) or double crochet stitches (UK)....

21.05.2015

Singer 101 Sewing Secrets
Discover the trade secrets of sewing experts, including professional dressmakers, manufacturers, and designers. Step-by-step instructions and close-up photos reveal sewing industry techniques and show how to make one-of-a-kind garments with silk...

12.05.2015

Scandinavian Stitches
This work features 21 projects - including quilts, pillows, and soft ornaments - that draw their inspiration from the seasons and offer a fresh, modern take on folk art.

26.01.2015

Mom & Me Knits
Like mother, like daughter! Mom & Me Knits offers everything a knitter needs to stitch up fashionable pieces for herself and her little one. Stefanie Japel, celebrated knit designer and mother of two little girls, has created smart,...

26.01.2016

Button! Button!
Whether theyand amusing tidbits focus on such fun topics as button museums, the self-proclaimed Button King, and button lingo.

27.01.2018

The Knitting of Elizabeth Amelia
Elizabeth Amelia was made of wool. Her mother knitted her just the way she wanted her: soft and cuddly and bouncy! Everyone loved her. After Elizabeth Amelia got married, she wanted a child of her own. But how could she decide which yarn was right...

29.07.2013

21 Sensational Patchwork Bags
These aren't your mother's handbags; they're better! Gone are the days of the basic black or brown bag that was built more for storage than for style. This exciting guide gives quilters the chance to show off their talents, add a fabulously unique...

09.04.2016

Knuddel-Kerlchen Amigurumi Häkelanleitung (Kleine und niedliche Amigurumi)
Amigurumi Häkelanleitung für einen winzigen Bär, Kaninchen, Frosch, Schweinchen, Entlein, Katze und Hündchen.Größe: Die Püppchen sind 6 cm hoch (ohne Ohren).Schwierigkeitsgrad: leicht. Erfordert...

02.11.2014

Boutique Knits
Encouraging knitters to think beyond traditional patterns, this guide offers ways to construct and embellish work with smart and quirky personal touches that combine imaginative trims with hardware accents. Covering a wide variety of knitting...

08.04.2015

50 Ribbon Rosettes & Bows to Make
This delightful collection of more than 50 decorative ribbon projects—some classic, some whimsical, some elegant—will prove irresistible for anyone with an interest in craft. With many sizes, colors and designs to choose from, you can craft a...

24.12.2013

Nicky Epstein's Knitted Flowers
Bestselling author Nicky Epstein creates a garden of knitted flowers sure to charm her legion of fans. Nicky Epstein is a “rock star” of knitting who has earned nationwide recognition for her innovative and...

28.09.2016

Cozy Crochet Kit
Whether you're new to the craft of crochet or a veteran in search of different ideas, this kit offers everything you need to whip up beautiful and practical creations. Based on the book Cozy Crochet, this box includes a fully illustrated...

11.04.2013

Beading with Crystals
Bicones, buttons, drops, rhinestones. Glittering and colorful, these and other multi-faceted glass crystal beads have become the jewelry maker’s material of choice. They’re the star of the show in this sparkling entry in the Beading with...

11.01.2015

Nature Crafts for Christmas
Dawn Cusick is blessed with many talents. She combined her writing and artistic skills and spent nearly twenty years working an in-house author and editor for a craft book publisher, producing titles such as Tabletop Fountains, The Michaels' Book of...

26.12.2016

Bugs and Birds in Origami
Easy-to-follow guide gives step-by-step instructions for creating more than 25 origami birds and bugs, including a pair of ducks and geese, a cardinal, an anhinga, an open-mouthed pelican, a woodpecker, a turkey, and a vulture with outstretched...

25.08.2015

A House Beautiful Seasonal Guide to Decorating with Fabric
Inspirational decorating ideas plus detailed instructions for more than 30 projects to create a new look for your home. Slipcovers, blinds, curtains, table linens, lampshades, and screens.

12.06.2016

Big Book of Knitting
“A lavishly illustrated knitting reference particularly strong in its coverage of both basic techniques and more advanced techniques. Garments illustrating techniques covered in the book and a section of stitch patterns round out the content of this...

26.01.2013

Comfort Knitting & Crochet
For many of us, afghans are the epitome of comfort. Colorful and inviting, they are a staple of the home, without which a living room or bedroom just wouldn’t feel complete. And whether you’re making one for yourself, as a housewarming gift, or to...

11.09.2015

Crochet At Home
Get 25 small and quick crochet projects from top designers to add color and cheer to your home!In Crochet at Home, editor Brett Bara and a team of crochet experts bring 25 exciting home projects to life. Explore a collection of...

10.01.2015

Perfect Quilts for Precut Fabrics
Just like those colorful fabric bundles no quilter can resist, here's an array of tantalizing quilts all bundled into one must-have book. Find exciting quilt patterns by Cassie Barden, Audrie Bidwell, Kim Brackett, Mary J. Burns, Lesley Chaisson,...

27.09.2016

Christmas Origami
Simple directions and clearly detailed diagrams for making more than 42 projects, from easy to complex. Includes origami candles, stockings, bells, stars, and other traditional tree ornaments; a paper train; a Nativity scene with Mary, the Wise Men,...

11.12.2014

Paper Craft
Easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions, illustrations and photographs to create greeting cards, boxes and desk sets, jewelry and pleated blinds.

05.08.2016

Knitting for Good!
Every time we knit, we have the opportunity to create positive change in ourselves, our community, and in the world. That’s Betsy Greer’s fervent belief, and in this book she shows us how. Betsy explores the ways we can use knitting to slow down in...

24.03.2014

All Wound Up
“ . . . a sort of David Sedaris-like take on knitting—laugh-out-loud funny most of the time and poignantly reflective when it’s not cracking you...

23.06.2015

Knit Noro
Using only the finest natural materials and ecologically sound manufacturing processes, Japanese designer Eisaku Noro has been producing some of the most extraordinary and popular yarns in the world for over 30 years. Hand colored in vivid...

24.08.2016

Simply Fleece
No sew and sew fleece projects to make in an hour or an evening.Over 30 quick fleece projects and crafts to make. With both no sewing and sewing fleece patterns, you'll find apparel and accessory ideas for everyone in the family in Simply...

20.11.2014

The Knitted Rug
Here's a fresh take on the crafts of rugmaking and knitting-the very first book of its kind. These stylish rug projects are so eye-catching that it's hard to believe that even novices can create them. But they can, thanks to a sumptuously...

24.08.2016

Thanksgiving Day Crafts
Arlene Erlbach is the author of more than forty books for young people — both fiction and non fiction. Her first book and first try at writing Does Your Nose Get in The Way, Too? won a Romance Writers of America Award for best Young Adult...

31.12.2015

The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting
The ethereal beauty and intricacy of Shetland lace knitting might seem beyond the powers of the everyday knitter, but the skills needed are within the reach of everyone who can knit, purl, cast on, and bind off. The Magic of Shetland Lace...

08.12.2017

Nicky Epstein's Crocheted Flowers
Following on the success of the best-selling Nicky Epstein’s Knitted Flowers, Epstein gives crocheters a special gift: an equally exquisite collection of over 40 flowers—plus patterns for garments embellished with her floral designs....

13.01.2017

Big Book of Best-Loved Quilt Patterns
As every quilting fanatic knows, there's no such thing as too many quilts. (Or too many quilt books, for that matter ) This new must-have collection brings together time-honored patterns -- including many favorite antique and reproduction quilts --...

17.10.2014

The Spirit of Christmas
Ideas in this full-color Christmas annual will help make readers' Christmas celebrations memorable for years to come. Festive home decor, from-the-heart handmade gifts, and deliciously tempting recipes can add Christmas cheer to every holiday home....

26.05.2014

Sewing School
Kids everywhere discovering the wonder and joy found in simple needle and thread. And while sewing offers lots of benefits for children — it nurtures creativity, cognitive ability, coordination, and confidence and is a skill they’ll use their whole...

12.06.2013

Crochet Embellishments (Leisure Arts #4419)
This is a great reference book with a good assortment of flowers and leaves, but where it really shines is in the edging options. Personally, I have used it over and over for the flower patterns. It feels like anyone who's ever put out a...

05.03.2015

Absolute Beginner's Origami
Foolproof origami—now in paperback! More than 30,000 copies soldLove origami, but frightened off by those strange dotted lines and shaded areas that make it seem like a bizarre geometry exercise? Absolute Beginner’s...

02.10.2016

Everything Flowers
Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy...

01.01.2015

A Plethora of Polyhedra in Origami
Step-by-step instructions and 970 clear diagrams show beginning and experienced paperfolders how to create 27 amazing polyhedra from one sheet of paper. Graded according to difficulty, the projects range from a simple cube, tetrahedron and...

06.07.2016

French Braid Transformation
This title features 12 projects inspired by a wide variety of colour schemes from neutrals to primaries, and everything in between. Start at the beginning with the traditional version, and work your way through Jane's modern evolution of this...

01.11.2012

Present Perfect
Beautiful handmade gifts for all occasions!In "Present Perfect," you'll discover gifts to sew for all of life's major celebrations: birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, new homes, new babies, or simply "just because."Betz White,...

06.06.2015

Scrap Quilt Fast and Fun
This book contains illustrated step-by-step how-to for 30 easy-to-make scrap quilts, using the latest rotary cutting and quick piecing techniques. A variety of project sizes shown, from wall hangings to king-size quilts and everything in between....

16.06.2013

Knitting In the Sun
Bulky sweaters be gone!Knitting in the Sun gives you more than 30 projects designed exclusively to knit and wear in warm weather. You'll find patterns to keep your needles clicking whether you're lounging by the...

01.04.2013