Morecambe Library’s top 10 craft books

Crochet a Zoo
Crochet a Zoo

Morecambe Library this week takes a look at 10 of its favourite craft books.

1 Crochet a Zoo: Fun Toys For Baby And you – Megan Kreiner

From lions and tigers to kangaroos and penguins, this book gives you 16 fun projects that will have you roaring for more.

2 The Belle And Boo Book Of Craft

A collection of over 25 crafts and ideas of things to make from a canvas bag to party decorations.

3 The Great British Sewing Bee – Tessa Evelegh

This accompanies the recent BBC2 series with over 25 projects to take part in for you and the home.

4 We Make Dolls – Jenny Doh

Ten of the world’s leading doll makers share their tips and secrets on how to make the perfect doll.

5 Brick City: Lego For Grown Ups – Warren Elsmore

For kids of all ages, this will inspire and amaze. As well as smaller projects it shows amazing structures that have been built using lego.

6 Fanciful Cloth Dolls: From Tip Of The Nose To Curly Toes, A Step-By-Step Visual Guide – Terese Cato

This book walks you through four amazing projects from start to finish to make an Elf, Fairy, Pincushion Girl and Tooth Fairy.

7 The Handmade Home: Inspirational Craft, Food and Flowers – Cherry Menlove

From Valentine’s Day and Halloween to Mothers Day and Christmas, this book takes 12 events and gives you ideas of things to make.

8 Mollie Makes Woodland Friends

This collection of ideas takes woodland creatures as its theme and touches on a wide variety of crafts from crochet and knitting to papercraft.

9 Scissors, Paper, Craft – Christine Leach

A collection of 30 projects that are all made from paper, these step by step illustrations will have you cutting and folding to make all sorts of things.

10 Tilda’s Fairytale Wonderland – Tone Finnanger

Over 25 sewing and papercraft projects themed around classic children’s stories including Bambi, Pinocchio and The Princess and The pea.

*If you like crafts then don’t forget that Morecambe Library holds a Knit and Natter group twice a month. Call (01524) 415215 to find out the date of the next group.