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Needlework & fabric crafts books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Needlework & fabric crafts category. Presented with a red border are the Needlework & fabric crafts books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Dressmaking How to Hand Sew Georgian Gowns and Wear Them With Style by Lauren Stowell, Abby Cox The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Dressmaking How to Hand Sew Georgian Gowns and Wear Them With Style
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Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2017

Felt Decorations by Rachel Beyer Felt Decorations


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

The Geometry of Hand-Sewing A Romance in Stitches and Embroidery from Alabama Chanin and The School of Making by Natalie Chanin The Geometry of Hand-Sewing A Romance in Stitches and Embroidery from Alabama Chanin and The School of Making

An empowering guide to the art of embroidery and hand stitching the Alabama Chanin way, from sewing powerhouse Natalie Chanin
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Sewing Clothes for Barbie 24 Stylish Outfits for Fashion Dolls by Annabel Benilan Sewing Clothes for Barbie 24 Stylish Outfits for Fashion Dolls

Sew Barbie this cute wardrobe of 24 stylish outfits. Sew clothes for every day: for a picnic in the country, for skiing, for the beach or for DIY. Or create outfits for special occasions, such as a cocktail dress, wedding...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Sewing Machine Magic Make the Most of Your Machine--Demystify Presser Feet and Other Accessories * Tips and Tricks for Smooth Sewing * 10 Easy, Creative Projects by Steffani Lincecum Sewing Machine Magic Make the Most of Your Machine--Demystify Presser Feet and Other Accessories * Tips and Tricks for Smooth Sewing * 10 Easy, Creative Projects


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Wild Dyer: A guide to natural dyes & the art of patchwork & stitch by Abigail Booth The Wild Dyer: A guide to natural dyes & the art of patchwork & stitch

'By teaching you the foundations of natural dyeing, and guiding you through the simple stitch techniques, this book will allow you to dip in and out of projects while learing how to forage for and grow your own dye plants.'
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Sewing Knits from Fit to Finish Proven Methods for Conventional Machine and Serger by Linda Lee Sewing Knits from Fit to Finish Proven Methods for Conventional Machine and Serger


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

The Needlepoint Book New, Revised, and Updated Third Edition by Jo Ippolito Christensen The Needlepoint Book New, Revised, and Updated Third Edition

The Needlepoint Book is a complete guide to the craft and the only book you'll ever need to become an expert at creating unique needlepoint treasures.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Coming Soon

Fabric and Fiber Inventions Sew, Knit, Print, and Electrify Your Own Designs to Wear, Use, and Play with by Kathy Ceceri Fabric and Fiber Inventions Sew, Knit, Print, and Electrify Your Own Designs to Wear, Use, and Play with

In this book you'll create your own fabric inventions as you learn to make wearables, playthings, and decorative items using textile arts--both old and new. Easy projects using will get you started knitting, adding color to your wardrobe with silkscreen...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/11/2017

A Beginner's Guide to Overlockers, Sergers & Coverlockers 50 Lessons & 15 Projects to Get You Started by Clementine Lubin A Beginner's Guide to Overlockers, Sergers & Coverlockers 50 Lessons & 15 Projects to Get You Started

Full of practical advice to help you master all the features and applications of your overlocker (serger) and coverlocker, you will learn how to handle your machine using its more complex features and will soon be finishing hems like a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Joyful Daily Stitching - Seam by Seam Complete Guide to 500 Embroidery-Stitch Combinations, Perfect for Crazy Quilting by Valerie Bothell Joyful Daily Stitching - Seam by Seam Complete Guide to 500 Embroidery-Stitch Combinations, Perfect for Crazy Quilting

Choose from over 500 crazy-quilt seam treatments, each with a detailed photo and guide for the basic stitches included.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

A Beginner's Guide to Dyeing and Sewing 12 Step-by-Step Lessons and 21 Projects to Get You Started by Clementine Lubin A Beginner's Guide to Dyeing and Sewing 12 Step-by-Step Lessons and 21 Projects to Get You Started

Create 12 dazzling dye effects then sew 21 gorgeous step-by-step projects
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

A Beginner's Guide to Sewing with Knitted Fabrics Everything You Need to Know to Make 20 Essential Garments by Wendy Ward A Beginner's Guide to Sewing with Knitted Fabrics Everything You Need to Know to Make 20 Essential Garments

Follow Wendy Ward's tutorials to make a collection of comfortable and stylish garments.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Sew Your Own Activewear Make a unique sportswear wardrobe from four basic sewing blocks by Melissa Fehr Sew Your Own Activewear Make a unique sportswear wardrobe from four basic sewing blocks

Sew your own activewear wardrobe with this collection of unique sportswear designs and patterns. Sewing expert and marathon runner, Melissa Fehr, shows you how to adapt four basic sewing blocks to create an activewear wardrobe that's perfect for your workout....
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

The Sewing Book by Alison Smith The Sewing Book

This is the only sewing reference you will ever need, with step-by-step photographs to show you how to sew absolutely everything. 250 step-by-step techniques will guide you whether you are sewing clothes, making soft furnishings, or doing alterations. Master hand...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2018

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Stylish Home Sewing Over 35 Sewing Projects to Make Your Home Beautiful by Torie Jayne Stylish Home Sewing Over 35 Sewing Projects to Make Your Home Beautiful

Bring colour and style to your home with Torie Jayne's beautiful sewing projects.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Sewing your Perfect Capsule Wardrobe 5 key pieces to tailor to your style by Sewing your Perfect Capsule Wardrobe 5 key pieces to tailor to your style

A capsule wardrobe is timeless, stylish and effortlessly chic. Composed of go-to pieces that can be dressed up or down, it is the perfect antidote to the overstuffed drawers and ill-fitting cheap outfits that are the result of years of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Home Sewn Nursery 12 Gorgeous Projects to Sew for the Nursery by Tina Barrett Home Sewn Nursery 12 Gorgeous Projects to Sew for the Nursery


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Home Sewn Home 12 Gorgeous Projects to Sew for the Home by Sally Walton Home Sewn Home 12 Gorgeous Projects to Sew for the Home


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Simple Sewing Projects Quick-Stitch Designs for Sewing by Hand and Machine by Make It Yourself Magazine Simple Sewing Projects Quick-Stitch Designs for Sewing by Hand and Machine


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Tilda Sewing By Heart For the love of fabrics by Tone Finnanger Tilda Sewing By Heart For the love of fabrics

A heartfelt sewing book from the creator of Tilda, Tone Finnanger. In this glorious celebration of her love of fabric, you'll find over 20 beautiful sewing, patchwork, applique and quilting projects that will bring colour and fun to your home.including...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Gifts 25 Projects to Make from Short Lengths of Fabric by Jemima Schlee Gifts 25 Projects to Make from Short Lengths of Fabric

Part of a fantastic new series of stash-busting sewing books aimed at beginner to intermediate crafters, this book has 25 quick and easy projects to make, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has easy-to- follow step-by-step instructions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

The Bag Boutique 20 Bright and Beautiful Bags to Sew by Debbie Von Grabler-Crozier The Bag Boutique 20 Bright and Beautiful Bags to Sew

Sew a range of 20 beautiful, colourful bags, from totes and backpacks to clutches and shoulder bags
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2017

Making Working Women's Costume Patterns for Clothes from the Mid-15th to Mid-20th Centuries by Elizabeth Friendship Making Working Women's Costume Patterns for Clothes from the Mid-15th to Mid-20th Centuries

Making Working Women's Costume gives a unique account of the clothes of ordinary women from the mid-fifteenth century to the early twentieth century. As well as introducing the historical periods, it gives patterns for a range of typical garments that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2017

Superhero Sewing Playful Easy Sew and No Sew Designs for Powering Kids' Big Adventures--Includes Full Size Patterns by Lane Huerta Superhero Sewing Playful Easy Sew and No Sew Designs for Powering Kids' Big Adventures--Includes Full Size Patterns


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

A Very Pompom Christmas 20 Festive Projects to Make by Jemima Schlee A Very Pompom Christmas 20 Festive Projects to Make

Deck the halls with pompoms! Fun and easy to make, pompoms are a great way to conjure up stylish decorations with maximum festive impact and minimum fuss. Including decorations to dress your tree, trimmings to jazz up your packages and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

Felt Friends Woodland Critters Create 20 Cute Forest Animals! Includes Materials to Make 10 Animal Projects! by Aimee Ray Felt Friends Woodland Critters Create 20 Cute Forest Animals! Includes Materials to Make 10 Animal Projects!


Format: Kit - Released: 12/09/2017

Fat Quarter: Christmas 25 Projects to Make from Short Lengths of Fabric by Jemima Schlee Fat Quarter: Christmas 25 Projects to Make from Short Lengths of Fabric

Part of a fantastic new series of stash-busting sewing books aimed at beginner to intermediate crafters, this book has 25 quick and easy projects to make, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has easy-to- follow step-by-step instructions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

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