Crafty Books for Fall: Part 1 – Sewing Books

September 27, 2010 - Filed under Books

Now that school is back in full swing and it’s officially fall, I thought it would be a good time to introduce you to some great craft books, full of wonderful projects, perfect for helping to pass the time, in the rainy days to come.

Over the next few days I’ll be posting some fabulous books sure to inspire, wether you’re a sewer, a knitter, or an all-round crafter, I’ve got something for you, so stay tuned all week.

Fist up Sewing Books:

Seams To Me
24 New Reasons to Love Sewing

by Anna Maria Horner

Full of beautiful photography, this book contains step-by-step instructions, patterns, basic terminology, and lots of great projects involving delicious color palettes and irresistible patterns.

Buy this book

Also from Anna Maria Horner: Handmade Beginnings – 24 sewing projects to welcome baby

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Sewing Clothes Kids Love
By Nancy Langdon and Sabine Pollehn

A colorful book full of imaginative children’s clothing for both girls and boys. The book includes exclusive patterns, and step-by-step instructions, as well as tips for working with variety of fabric styles and decorative embellishment–including embroidery, patchwork, and trims.

Buy this book

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Wee Wonderfuls: 24 Dolls to Sew and Love
By Hillary Lang

An adorable collection of lovable toys by popular blogger Hillary Lang. 24 beautiful designs, each with clear illustrations and pattern templates to ensure perfect results.

Buy this book

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Style Stitches
by Amy Butler

This new book from Amy Butler has 12 different handbag patterns that can be altered into over 26 different styles. Complete with instructions and patterns, not to mention beautiful photos, this book will definitely keep you busy for a while!

Buy this book

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Coming tomorrow… books for knitters!

Posted by: kelly

1 Comment so far

  1. Lix September 28, 2010 6:02 am

    Thanks for linking to that video of Amy Butler talking about her new book. Really interesting. Have added it to my Amazon wishlist!

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