At the moment I can feel the familiar stirring within me; the feeling that I need to try out a new craft soon. And with that in mind I start to scan my books, and my supplies (i.e. the random bags and boxes of overflowing fabric, broken jewellery, fabric flowers, glue, sparkly bits and other miscellaneous items that clutter my little flat...
With that in mind I thought i'd share with you all some books that have caught my eye lately - you can click on the book title for more information...
|RUBBISH! Reuse your Refuse|
|Ideas for Creative Reuse|
This book looks really interesting with a few more 'creative' ideas for reusing. Clever ways of manipulating paper, sewing and more to get some really amazing pieces that look like art rather than a child's school homework project!
|Handmade Home: Simple ways to repurpose old materials into new family treasures|
I love the look of this book, if not just for the fact it includes detailed instructions for how to create a RAG RUG! Great pictures and instructions for projects, and also gives info on how to look after and handle your materials. (More images from the book below)