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Homemade Knit, Sew and Crochet: 25 Home Craft Projects

Get out your knitting needles, crochet hooks and sewing machines and learn to make something truly original!

Complete with step-by-step instructions and beautiful photography, these projects – from knitted fingerless gloves to upcycled vintage summer bunting – will add individuality to your home and wardrobe, and also make perfect gifts.

25 fun and simple projects to make, perfect for beginners.
Complete with patterns, and knitting, sewing and crochet basics.
Includes a directory of suppliers and resources

The content of this book is adapted from Homemade by Ros Badger and Elspeth Thompson, first published by Collins in 2009.

Homemade Christmas and Festive Decorations: 25 Home Craft Projects

Add a touch of personality and creativity to your home with projects for Christmas, Easter, Halloween, Valentine’s and birthdays.

Complete with step-by-step instructions and beautiful photography, learn to make extra special festive decorations – such as a birthday pinata, knitted angels, fragrant rose petal stuffed hearts or an Easter tree. Shop-bought decorations just can’t compare!

25 fun and simple projects to make, perfect for beginners.
Complete with patterns, and knitting, sewing and craft basics.
Includes a directory of suppliers and resources

The content of this book is adapted from Homemade by Ros Badger and Elspeth Thompson, first published by Collins in 2009.

The teen-ager’s guide to hobbies for here and now

Instructions for pursuing a wide range of hobbies such as making rubbings, keeping a diary, decorating window shades, and ventriloquism, with information on materials, space, talent needed, and money-making potentialities.