Book review: Where Women Create Quilters

8-4-2014 8-30-10 PM

Jo Packham, editor of the Where Women Create series, presents a fanciful peek into the creative spaces and minds of various artists. Last October, she came out with Quilters, Their Quilts, Their Studios, Their Stories. Excitement ensued. And though I received a … Read More...

Rippling Crochet

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The only ripple stitches I ever truly loved fell into the category of round ripple – until I met this book!  I have never seen so many cool ripple patterns as author Leonie Morgan has gathered here.  The title tells … Read More...

Book Review- Shooting with Soul

Today I’m reviewing a copy of Shooting with Soul by Alessandra Cave.

About the book-

Shooting with Soul is glorious and beautiful book for anyone who loves to take pictures. Whether you are an aspirational photographer, artist, creative mom, or … Read More...

Simply Sweet Crochet

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Simply Sweet Crochet is the perfect name for this book!  All the designs are for lovely little girls – and will have you wanting to whip up some of them right away.  Author Cony Larsen has created a collection of … Read More...

Crochet E-Books

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Here are a couple of fresh, new ebooks that will likely appeal to crocheters and other crafters as well.  First is the new multicraft ebook published free by FaveCrafts and Prime Publishing.  As you can see from the logos on … Read More...

The Stuff of Life

 The Stuff of Life by Hilary Robertson Book Review and Givewawy via weddings.craftgossip.com

The most memorable weddings are those that tell a story. The same is true of our homes. In her new book, The Stuff of Life, interiors stylist Hilary Robertson shares stunning images and thoughtful insights on our possessions, … Read More...

Rustic Modern Crochet

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I had the opportunity to take my preview copy of this book to my local crochet club to show it off.  There was a huge tug-of-war over the book based solely on the cover photo.  Then, as each member got … Read More...

Winner of At Home With Modern June

Editor’s note: I made a mistake when I published the winner of this contest.  This is always my worst fear when posting giveaway results!!  Luckily I also published a screen capture with the number that random.org selected and a reader Read More...

Mollie Makes Weddings (And Crochet!)

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If you’re a fan of the Mollie Makes books, you’ll want to scoop up a copy of Mollie Makes Weddings.  These are such sweet books.  This one has lots of ideas that could be interpreted in crochet but also two … Read More...

Book Review: Fabric Blooms

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Want to snazz up that drab dress? Give yourself a new look without going overboard or maybe even just spruce up the house with a touch of spring flowers. Now you can … Read More...