Craft & Hobby Books

On this page you will find our Craft & Hobby books many are out of print and not easy to find.
Through lockdown we have all found a new interest in hobbies and crafts which are so rewarding.

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PAPER & FABRIC MACHE’ Dawn Cusick Hardback

Full of clever ideas and unusual. 128 pages, printed 1994. Book still has dustcover, In good clean condition. £8


THE GLORIAFILIA NEEDLEPOINT COLLECTION’ J Berman & C Lazarus

Fabulous book to make the most stunning projects. Hardback, pages 200, printed 1994. Still has dustcover. Book in very good clean condition for age. £15


‘THE ART & CRAFT OF APPLIQUE’ JULIET BAWDEN

Superb hardback book packed with ideas and inspiration to make beautiful items. Pages 144, printed 1991. Persons name had been written inside front cover now crossed out. Overall book good and clean. £12


‘DOLLS’ by Dane Gisby Hardback

Complete with patterns for making over 25 charming designs. 120 pages, printed 1989. Hardback book still has dustcover which has some signs of age. but overall very good for age. Very useful book. £10


MAKING SOFT TOYS’ MARY FORD HARDBACK BOOK

21 soft toys with full size templates for each toys. Good book to get started as packed with tips and information. Hardback. 118 pages, printed 1990. In very good condition. £10


COMPENDIUM OF BEADING TECHNIQUES Jean Power

Very informative book if you wish to start or improve your Jewellery making. 160 pages, printed 2009, softback. Very Slight shelf wear but looks unread and in very good almost new condition. £10


KIRSTIES’ VINTAGE HOME’ Kirstie Allsopp HARDBACK BOOK

Inspirational book by Kirstie with 30 simple handmade projects. A great ideas book. Pages 222. Printed 2012. In very good clean condition like new. £15


TEACH YOURSELF JEWELLERY MAKING E Gale & A Little

Wonderful introduction to this absorbing hobby. Pages 119, softback. printed 2000. Very good clean condition. £10


HOW TO PAINT ON GLASS’ Julia Bottrell

Packed with ideas and projects with patterns. Really good read, pages 80, softback, printed 1998. Good clean condition. £7.00


‘CERAMIC PAINT MADE EASY’ David & Charles Craftbook Hardback

Great book to get started with this hobby. Hardback book, pages 64. Printed 1999. Few small marks mostly inside covers but overall good hardly read condition. £8


DECORATIVE MOSAICS’ By Elaine M Goodwin Hardback book

Superb very informative book to get started with Mosaics or to use for the projects. Pages 96, some age foxing inside mostly inside blank back pages (overall book good for age)` £8.50


I MADE IT MYSELF’ DIY FASHION BY EITHNE FARRY

Brilliant hardback book for those who would like to improve (or learn) some sewing skills. Some wonderful things to make, packed with ideas. Pages 223. printed 2006. In very good condition. £10


SEW BABY DOLL CLOTHES’ By Joan Hinds

Very sought after book by a very talented author. Book only no patterns included and inside some handwritten measurements but they do not effect what is written. 128 pages, printed 2005. In good clean condition. Packed with ideas which could be to suit some bears as well as dolls perhaps! £20