Craft & Hobby Books

Looking for a new hobby while you're social distancing? Check out some of Sarah's favorites below, and visit your local craft store's website - most are shipping supplies and many are doing so with free shipping!

Improper Cross-Stitch: 35+ Properly Naughty Patterns Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250088987
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 7th, 2018

A fun, witty, nerdy, and irreverent craft book for the modern cross-stitcher.

Get Started: Knitting: Learn Something New Cover Image
ISBN: 9781465401977
Availability: Special Order - Not Available for Web Order
Published: DK - December 17th, 2012

Have you always wanted to learn how to knit, but don't know how to get started? Get Started: Knitting is your perfect, patient teacher, taking you from complete beginner to being able to complete 14 step-by-step knitting projects. Learn how to cast on and knit your first rows, then start simple with scarves and cushions.

Colourful Wayuu Bags to Crochet: A guide to making tapestry crochet bags Cover Image
ISBN: 9781782216742
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Search Press - April 9th, 2019

Follow the Colombian and Venezuelan Wayuu people's stunning geometric patterns and shapes to make ten stunning bags!

Hand Lettering for Relaxation: An Inspirational Workbook for Creating Beautiful Lettered Art Cover Image
ISBN: 9781624143854
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Published: Page Street Publishing - July 11th, 2017

A Fun & Inspiring Introduction to the Art of Hand Lettering

350+ Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets: Updated Edition--More Tips! More Tricks! (Knit & Crochet) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250125101
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 18th, 2017

Give a professional finish to your crochet garments and accessories with this indispensable compendium of technical know-how and troubleshooting tips. Techniques are organized in the order that you’d need them as you work through a project, from choosing the right yarn to looking after your finished garment.

Sticker Extremely Cute Animals (Extreme Stickering) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781684126156
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Thunder Bay Press - November 6th, 2018

These sticker puzzles of cute animals are extremely fun!

Puzzle enthusiasts who want to try something new and challenging will get extreme enjoyment out of these 15 adorable stickering puzzles. Each puzzle consists of a tessellated grid that includes a few clues to get you started, along with up to 100 reusable stickers to complete the image.

One-Yard Wonders: 101 Sewing Projects; Look How Much You Can Make with Just One Yard of Fabric! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781603424493
Availability: Backordered - Usually Ships in 14-90 days
Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - October 28th, 2009

Discover all that you can make with just one yard of fabric! Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins offer 101 stylish projects that use a single yard of fabric to make clothes, accessories, baby items, and more. With simple step-by-step instructions that are accompanied by templates and pattern pieces, each project is designed to be completed in just a few hours.

52 Random Weekend Projects: For Budding Inventors and Backyard Builders Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250184504
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 10th, 2020

From one of the most popular project channels on YouTube comes a how-to book on building things that go boom.

Bake It: More Than 150 Recipes for Kids from Simple Cookies to Creative Cakes! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781465486141
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - October 1st, 2019

Filled with baking recipes for teenage star bakers in the making

Want a baking book filled with mouth-watering recipes that you will actually want to bake? This cookbook is perfect for all teen bakers, whether you're a baking novice or you can ice cupcakes in your sleep. It is the

How to Draw Cover Image
ISBN: 9781465456854
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: DK Children - February 21st, 2017

A children's step-by-step guide to drawing that is practical, inspirational, educational, and fun. Beginning with simple skill instruction and building to more challenging projects, it is packed with practical activities and techniques, including how to draw lines, shade, sketch, and trace.