Crafts & Hobbies

Handmade Glamping

Author: Charlotte Liddle

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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Decorate your tent, tipi, motorhome, or camper van with any of the 35 stunning projects in Handmade Glamping. Using a variety of crafting techniques including knitting, crochet, quilting, embroidery, patchwork, and appliqué, Charlotte Liddle and Lucy Hopping have created a wonderful range of accessories that will bring retro charm to your idyllic country getaway. Whether you fancy a quiet retreat to secluded beaches or are off to live it up at the summer festivals, you will find something to make your home-away-from-home-look-stunning, and feel cozy and comfortable. Divided into four chapters, Handmade Glamping starts with Recycling and Repurposing, which will show you how to make some stunning embroidered curtains using vintage fabrics, or the hexagonal patchwork scatter pillows to put on the camp bed. In Campfire Cooking there is everything you’ll need for a romantic meal under the stars, including decorated plates, quilted placemats, and a picnic bag. Pretty Decorations has crocheted bunting to string outside, a cute cross-stitch picture to hang inside, and pretty storage ideas for small spaces that recycle jam jars and other household items. Finally, Outdoor Living comes with ideas for candle holders, a tent tidy, a wind break, and even a reupholstered deck chair.
Crafts & Hobbies

Crafting for Girls

Author: Charlotte Liddle

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 777

Together with her friends, Charlotte Liddle has designed 35 easy-to-make projects, using a variety of crafting methods. If sewing is your thing, the photo pillow is a great way of capturing memories of fun times, or the fabric jewelry will make you stand out from the crowd with your own unique style. Those who are handy with needles and yarn will find knitting patterns for panda slipper socks, mittens, and a fashionable headband, while if you prefer papercrafts, you can create pretty paper bunting to hang up in your room, or photo accessories—glasses, bow ties, lips, and mustaches—for when you’re messing around with your camera. And there are even more crafts to try—from tie-dyeing a T-shirt to making nail polish jewellery. Divided into three chapters—For Your Bedroom, Clothes and Accessories, and Party Time—the book also includes a techniques section to help you with anything you may be unsure about.

Macrame Jewelry and Accessories

Author: Lucy Hopping

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 128

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A fresh and modern take on this ancient craft, here are 35 pretty and colorful macrame accessories to make. Macrame is back! Adorn yourself with a gorgeous golden collar necklace, beaded bracelets, and boho-inspired earrings. Wrap your lucky stone in bright knots and make it into a pendant on a leather cord, turn your favorite fabric into a quirky macrame belt, or why not whip up sparkling friendship bracelets for all your friends, each one in a different color? Lucy Hopping has created a macrame project for every mood and outfit-- there are chic and simple rings, a vivid feather necklace for festivals and carnivals, and delicate pearl and seed-bead bracelets to brighten up a work outfit or for a dinner date--each one will add a unique, hand-made touch to your wardrobe. All the projects are made with easy-to-learn macrame techniques and many of them use basic materials, such as embroidery floss, yarn, ribbon, and beads. Start with the simplest projects, and as your skill level improves, move on to make complex designs, guided every step of the way by clear step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and useful hints and tips.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Rubber Band Bracelets

Author: Lucy Hopping

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 390

Rubber-band jewellery - the coolest thing around, and so simple to make! Everyone's crazy for rubber-band jewellery! Discover how to make 35 fantastic designs for yourself and your friends. All you need to make basic bracelets are colourful rubber bands, a loom that you can make yourself, a hook and a clip - it's that simple! The patterns in this book show you how to make a whole host of different items that you can customise by choosing your own colourways. Every one of these projects, from a pretty diamond bracelet to a chic pinstripe bracelet, and from a fabulous kaleidoscope bracelet to cute ladybird and bee bracelets, will inspire you to get crafting. Start out with Easy-Peasy Bracelets, and, as your skills improve, try some of the Craftier Bracelets. Then, why not make some Awesome Accessories? You'll find a headband, earrings, keyring, charms and more. It's so easy to create these fun bracelets and accessories. All the projects have clear step-by-step illustrated instructions, so you'll be an expert in no time!
Crafts & Hobbies

Granny Chic: Crafty recipes and inspiration for the handmade home

Author: Tif Fussell

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 755

More than just a 'how-to' guide, Granny Chic offers inspiration to keen crafters hoping to breathe new life into vintage fabrics and second-hand objects. From handmade notebooks to lace lampshades and pinnies made from tea towels, each of the craft 'recipes' brings the granny chic look to life while allowing you to give them your own personal twist. This selection of 20 projects includes spruced-up coat hangers, a 'dingle dangle' door screen, a 'patched and pieced' lampshade and a crocheted tea cosy. In addition to the projects, Granny Chic offers advice on the granny chic lifestyle, from befriending your local fabric shop to creating a handmade home. Packed full of ideas, it will have you rustling in your vintage fabric to find your inner granny chic crafting soul.
Crafts & Hobbies

My First Pompom Book

Author: Lucy Hopping

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 846

35 step-by-step pompom projects for children aged 7+ This fantastic My First book shows children how to make pompoms from wool and paper and then how to use them in 35 colorful crafts. In Chapter 1, Pompom Creatures, there is a fantastic pompom menagerie including a wonderfully woolly bunny, owls, and spiders, and some not-so-scary puppet monsters. In Chapter 2, Celebrate with Pompoms, the festive season and holiday season are given a pompom twist with creative ideas such as a cute Christmas robin, decorative Easter eggs, and a pompom pumpkin for Halloween. In Chapter 3, Pompom Accessories there are lots of creative ways to make pompoms a bright and original addition to bags and clothing as well as attractive jewelry in their own right. In Chapter 4, Pompom Decorations, discover how to brighten the home with pompoms, such as fabulous flowers and fairies, and eye-catching garlands. Each of the projects is broken down into simple illustrated steps and has a skill rating, starting with very easy and progressing as children become more experienced at making pompoms.
Crafts & Hobbies

Loom Knitting

Author: Lucy Hopping

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 330

Transform your home and make unique gifts using a loom! Here are 35 colorful and quick knitting loom projects—using Lucy Hopping’s helpful instructions you will soon be whipping up creative gifts and vibrant home decorations in no time. Start with Colorful Gifts and make a cute pineapple keyring, a twisted headband, and stylish French-knitted necklaces that would make fun gifts. Once you feel a bit more confident, move onto Bags & Cases and try making a unique backpack with bright pompoms, an expanding shopper, and a handy tablet case. In For Kids there are exciting things to make and give, including the sweet finger puppets, a knitted doll, and kitten socks. Finally, in Home Accessories there are fun ideas that will liven up your décor—whip up a patchwork pillow, a trendy pouffe, lampshades, and much more. There is something for everyone and the projects include ideas for variations so you can match your decorations to your home and personalize your gifts.
Crafts & Hobbies

Friendship Bracelets

Author: Lucy Hopping

Publisher: Cico Kidz

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 284

Provides step-by-step, illustrated instructions for thirty-five braiding projects, including bracelets, cuffs, and headbands.
Crafts & Hobbies

Pimp Your Pumps

Author: Charlotte Liddle

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 864

Are you bored with your boots, sick of your sneakers, and embarrassed by your boring black pumps? If you can’t afford to buy personalized sports footwear or sparkly party shoes, don’t despair, you can do it yourself! Charlotte Liddle will show you how, with 35 ways to make your feet more fun. There are removeable fixes, such as clip-on flowers or ideas for replacing your laces with something more interesting, in case you are not allowed to make any permanent changes. If you have an old pair of shoes that don’t matter, then you can go further, applying fabric paint, sequins, or a collage of pictures. There’s even a pair of cute “monster” slippers you can make yourself. Every project has clear instructions, and artworks to show you exactly what to do, as well as tips on any crafty skills you will need.
Travel

The Rough Guide to Camping in Britain 2

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 392

View: 263

The Rough Guide to Camping in Britain reviews over three hundred of the country's best campsites, travelling from Scilly to Shetland, taking in Yorkshire hills, Hampshire glampsites, Welsh Islands and Highland co-operatives. This, the second edition, features new campsites that have caught our attention since the first editon, and has been thoroughly researched and updated. Written by campers for campers, Rough Guides' writers have visited sites across the country, checking out views, testing the shower temperatures and spending night after night under canvas. The Rough Guide to Camping in Britain explores everything from equipment and cooking to glamping, wild camping and festivals. Full-colour throughout, its pictures bring the splendid sites to life, whilst indexes, maps and lists arranged by category help you move through the guide with ease. The Rough Guide to Camping in Britain is the complete companion for novice campers who don't know where to start and experienced tent-riggers looking for a new destination. Whether you want snug tipis and creature comforts or simple sites in stunning wilderness locations, this guide has it covered. Now available in PDF format.