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10 craft books we’re looking forward to in 2017

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It’s the New Year and there's all sorts of exciting crafty inspiration coming over the next few months! So today we’ve got a sneak peak of our brand new craft range including knitting, crochet, sewing and origami books; lots of super cute crafting ready to make you ‘ooh’ and ‘aww’; as well as some creative new ways to get crafty in 2017.

Which books are you most excited for? 

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Making Concrete Pots, Bowls, & Platters by Hester van Overbeek

The next step in innovative crafting from Hester van Overbeek... this book teaches you all you need to know about crafting with concrete and will have you creating stunning concrete homeware worthy of West Elm or Rockett St George!

Making Concrete Pots Bowls and Platters 

Crocheted Animal Hats by Nicki Trench

We only have to say Nicki Trench crochet patterns and a number of you will be feeling the excitement!! But just look at what she’s got in store for us next...

Crochet Animal Hats by Nicki Trench 

Sewing for Babies and Children by Laura Strutt

You loved Laura’s lovely patterns in 35 Knitted Baby Blankets, but this time she has turned her attention to sewing. And she hasn’t stopped at blankets... expect cute outfits and accessories, baby-grows and bibs, toys and items for the nursery too!

Sewing for Babies and Children 

Folded Book Art by Clare Youngs

If you liked Book Art, you will LOVE Folded Book Art! Putting her creative and unique spin on everyday items, Clare Youngs has truly outdone herself in this book filled with stunning projects made from recycled pages.

Folded Book Art by Clare Youngs 

Knitted Animal Nursery by Fiona Goble

Babies and knitted animals... need we say more?

Knitted Animal Nursery cute koala booties 

Sew Your Own Dolls by Louise Kelly

These home-sewn characters are some of the most stylish dolls you’ve ever seen! With trendy clothes and cute accessories to personalise each doll, just be warned... you might wind up wanting the outfits in a bigger size!

Sew Your Own Dolls 

Make Your Own Farm Animals and More by Tracey Radford

The follow on from Make Your Own Zoo, Grown ups will love the recycled craft ideas that Tracey offers and kids will love all of the fun farmyard things that they can make... Win win!

Make Your Own Farm Animals and More 

Simple Chic Crochet by Mrs Moon

You loved Simple Chic Knits with the gorgeous chunky yarns and stylish patterns, so this time the crocheters get to try out Mrs Moon's lovely ideas!

Simple Chic Crochet grey blue jumper Mrs Moon 

Crocheted Bears and Other Animals by Emma Brown

Trust us, you will never find a cuter set of patterns for homemade teddies than in this adorable craft book. Children will love to play and cuddle these friendly faces and no doubt there will be a few grown up fans as well!

Crocheted Bears and other Animals  

Origami Animal Friends by Mari Ono

Fingers at the ready!! Popular as ever, we’re looking forward to a new origami book from Mari Ono. Anyone else sensing a bit of an animal crafts theme for 2017...?!

Origami Animal Friends


Phew! What a list! And what a huge dose of cuteness for last thing on a Thursday! We hope you're looking forward to one or more of these books (or all of them!) and we'd love to hear about it - just comment below or tweet us!


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