BOOK REVIEW

Front cover Sewing Simple Softies craft book with scissors and thread in background

Book Review: Sewing Simple Softies

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“When teaching children to sew, the most important thing is to have fun.” Wise words from the authors of the new craft book for kids (and parents), Sewing Simple Softies with 17 Amazing Designers by Trixi Symonds of Sew A Softie and Deborah Fisher from Fish Museum + Circus. A craft book full of ideas to inspire kids to get…

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Stylish Remakes book with scissors and sewing supplies

Book Review: Stylish Remakes – 25 Upcycled Clothing Ideas

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Upcycling old clothes and refashioning unwanted garments is something I’ve been doing for years. Nothing gives me more satisfaction than turning an ill-fitting item of clothing into something cute and wearable.  You can check out some of my past upcycled clothing refashion projects here. I’m always searching for clever and easy ways to refashion common wardrobe staples, so when I…

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Craft Book Review: The Cat Lover's Craft Book

Book Review: The Cat Lover’s Craft Book

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I’ve been sent another fabulous translated Japanese craft book to review thanks to Tuttle Publishing, one that cat lovers will enjoy. The Cat Lover’s Craft Book contains 17 assorted craft projects all themed around cats! Created by a collective of cat loving crafters, the projects in this book are diverse in both style and crafting techniques used.  Whether you like…

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