Create 35 fantastic projects by winding, looping and stitching with string
You will be amazed at the variety of craft projects that you can make with string, from stylish items for the home and unique accessories to artful gifts and handmade jewelry. With a helpful techniques section and clear illustrated instructions, beginner crafters will love to try out some of the easy string crafts, while a selection of more intricate string art patterns and Pinterest-worthy projects have also been included.
Whether you want to update your furniture, add a personal touch to a handbag or create a beautiful piece of string art to display on your wall, such as the popular string art owl or canvas collage, this book is full of ideas for creative things to do with string.
Would you like to try a project? Make a beautiful flower display using thread, wood and nails following the string art display project on our blog.
About the author
Lucy Hopping is an Arts and Craft Product Developer in the toy industry, creating craft kits for children. She is passionate about all kinds of crafting and inspiring young people to make. You can find out more about her other craft books for both adults and children on Amazon.
'Take a piece of string and, following step-by-step illustrations, learn how to make stylish home accessories, from a stitched lampshade to a rainbow curtain.'
Prima Makes, July 2016
'String Craft will have you looping, winding and stitching this humble material into a variety of artworks, jewellery and gifts.'
Mollie Makes, August 2016
'Crafting with string is having a revival and Lucy Hopping's book contains lots of inspirational ideas for bringing this traditional art bang up-to-date.'
Reloved, August 2016