Craft Supplies

These craft books and fabulous patterns are sold at good discounted price. Most of them are 40%-50% off retail price. Click on the image to see a large picture. Some of the enlarged pictures show the inside of the book.

Books & Patterns

  • DVD - Knit Fashions in Motion

    DVD - Knit Fashions in Motion

    Featuring Stitch-Along instructions in close-up detail. Includes 6 projects show in two yarns. Stitch-along to create a purse, shrug, cuff & collar, shoulder warmer, scarf & hat, and cell phone holder.

    Suggested Retail: $19.95

    Learn to make knit fashions at your own pace. Sit shoulder-to-shoulder with an expert knitter as she puts knitting in motion for you. You will see each step close-up, from the knitter’s point of view. Features:

    * A-Z Index – go directly to the topic you need
    * Auto-pause – wait while you prepare for next step
    * Fashion Show – see your finished projects in two entirely different yarns before you make them
    * Sketch Gallery – display alternative project ideas
    * Expert Instruction – Catherine Miller Scott, designer and professional knitting instructor, will build your confidence with her extensive knowledge and friendly guidance
    * Reference Guide – basic refresher of stitches and complete library of abbreviations, term, tools, and more.
    Running time: 1 hr. 40 minutes

    $11.00
  • Book - Classic Crocheted Vests

    Book - Classic Crocheted Vests

    written by Nancie M. Wiseman, published by Martingale & Company. Color photos, 95 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    Introduce the “Wow!” factor into your crochet! Make a versatile vest for every style, season, and occasion with this chic pattern collection. Pullover and button-up vests include a few unisex designs. * Choose from 16 fashion-forward vests in small to extra-large sizes, including a dressy rayon vest, a fitted camisole, and a zippered vest.
    * Play with a range of fibers, from mohair and merino to rayon, alpaca, and novelty yarns.
    * Create your own unique touches with fun options for borders and necklines.
    * Discover how to crochet terrific textures such as weaves, diamonds, ripples, and waffles.
    Finally – Crocheted Fashions in today’s fresh styles!

    $11.50
  • Book – Positively Crochet

    Book – Positively Crochet! 50 Fashionable Projects and Inspirational Tips

    Written by Mary Jane Hall, published by Krause Publications. Color photos, 128 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $22.99

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    Fashionable Designs to Fit Your Style.
    Whether your prefer wearing timeless classic styles, or trendy runway styles seen in fashion magazines. Positively Crochet! has projects for you.
    Crochet fanatic Mary Jane Hall shares her 50 newest designs for creating scarves, bracelets, bags, sweaters, necklaces, belts, caps, shrugs and more, using today’s latest yarns.
    Perfect for all levels of crocheters, Positively Crochet! features:
    * Directions for using unusual materials and novelty yarns, including cord, sari yarn, metal, elastic, fun fur, ribbon and more
    * Patterns for all skill levels and sizes up to 3X
    * Life tips to encourage and inspire, and design tips to make each project turn out perfectly

    $19.99
  • C & T Quilting Book - Art Glass Quilts

    C & T Quilting Book - Art Glass Quilts

    Written by Julie Hirota, published by C & T Publishing. Color photos. 80 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    * Learn Julie’s innovative Subtractive Applique technique for adding colorful fabric patches as you “subtract” from the outline of your design.
    * 4 original Art Glass projects allow you to practice the technique.
    * Or design your own Art Glass quilts – Julie teaches you how!
    * Detailed lessons on color, design, balance, and borders.

    $9.95
  • C & T Quilting Book - Fast Fun & Easy Fabric Boxes

    C & T Quilting Book - Fast Fun & Easy Fabric Boxes

    Written by Linda Johansen, published by C & T Publishing. Color photos. 48 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $14.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    * 13 beautiful projects for Square boxes, To-Go Boxes, Treasure Chests, Recipe boxes, and more, all with lids included
    * 8 basic box designs offer unlimited options for creating your own variations
    * Each box is unique – choose theme fabrics, hand-dyes, or whatever catches your eye, and embellish to suit your style
    * Make your own quick gifts or gift boxes
    * BOUNS full-size pattern pullout

    $10.25
  • C & T Quilting Book - Kids Quilt Together

    C & T Quilting Book - Kids Quilt Together

    Written by Kathy Emmel, published by C & T Publishing. Color photos. 96 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    * Make a group quilt with children! An experienced teacher shows you how.
    * Ideal for classroom teachers, home schooling, 4H, scout troops, parents, and grandparents.
    * Includes developing a theme, designing a quilt, kid-friendly sewing instructions, painting techniques, plus forms and fundraising ideas.
    * 3 simple quilt designs encourage teamwork and artistic expression.
    * Kids learn easily with fun, curriculum-related quilt projects.

    $9.95
  • Quilting Book - Dimensional Quilts

    Quilting Book - Dimensional Quilts

    Written by Phyllis Dobbs, published by Krause Publication. Color photos, 128 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $21.99

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    Quilters are always looking for something new and interesting to sew, and Dimensional Quilts delivers! Inside you’ll find a brand-new technique that breathes life into 30 fresh quilting projects for your home. The vibrant colors author Phyllis Dobbs crates with will spark your imagaination… try the Morning Stars quilt, the Tulip Potholder, the Spring Flowers Table Runner, or the Something to Crow About Wall Hanging… and add vibrant texture to your next project. The directions are so easy, new quilters can start right away. Experienced quilters will love the challenge of this new technique.
    * Choose from 30 vivid projects for bed, baby, and beyond
    * Clear, easy step-by-step directions and bright photographs
    * Includes pattern section and embroidery stitch tutorial

    $12.00
  • Quilting Book - Quilts a la Carte

    Quilting Book - Quilts a la Carte

    By Pam Bono Designs, published by Leisure arts. Color photos, 96 pages with templates. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    19 projects with details instructions, some of them are:

    * Place Mats: Pineapple Passion, Cat's Meow, Pinky Floyd, Old Glory, etc.
    * Table Runner: Fanfare, Poinsettia, Bloom Appetit, Moonlight Serenade, Goose Tracks, etc.
    * Chair Covers: Northwoods, Tea Party
    * Tablecloth: The Bears & the Bees, From the Earth, Peppermint Ice Cream, etc.

    $9.98
  • Quilting Book - Debbie Mumm's Quilts from a Garderner's Journal

    Quilting Book - Debbie Mumm's Quilts from a Garderner's Journal

    Written and published by Debbie Mumm. Color photos, 111 pages, Softcover, spiral bounding.
    Featuring Garden Glories Block of the Month.
    A great book for any quilter who enjoys gardening.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:

    Follow the year in the garden with beautiful new projects including a glorious block-of-the-month by Debbie Mumm. From the amaryllis of winter to the birds of summer to the fruitful harvest of autumn, a whole garden full of quilting inspiration awaits you!
    Some of the designs in this book:
    * Early Daffodils Wall Quilt
    * Morning Glory Birdhouse Door Banner
    * Pansy Tote
    * Bug Love Bed Quilt & Pillow Sham
    * Lavender Fields Bed Quilt & Pillow
    * Autumn’s Bounty Table Topper
    * Christmas Rose Lap Quilt
    And more!

    $13.50
  • Quilting Book: Pillows with Personality

    Quilting Book - Pillow with Personality: 77 Quilt Desings for Decorative Pillows

    Written by Linda Causee, published by American School of Needlework. Color photos, 128 pages, Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $23.95

    In the Introduction of the book, it says:

    As you look through this book of 77 different patchwork pillows, you are bound to find pillows to accent any room in your home. There are fifteen groupings of pillows shown, but you can mix and match any of the blocks using your own fabrics and trims. The possibilities are endless. You can even use the blocks to make a matching quilt for your bedroom, a lap quilt for your den or a wall hanging for the living room.

    There are complete instructions for each pillow as shown, but you can add fringe where we have added a ruffle, or beading where we have cording. You can make your pillows to your own specifications using the Pillow Instruction on page 12 to 15 as a guide.

    You will find that you can’t stop at just one. You will end up making pillows for everyone on your gift list or for every room in your home!

    $13.00
  • Booklet: Snoozin' with Looney Tunes

    Booklet: Snoozin' with Looney Tunes

    Looney Tunes patterns for making fleece throws and pillows, published by Leisure Arts. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $14.95

    Make fleece pillow and throw sets that feature your favorite Looney Tunes characters: Sylvester, Tweety, Bugs, and Tza. Each set includes a playful throw and a coordinating cover for a 27” pillow form.
    With this pattern book, you can make cozy sleep accessories for cartoon fans of all ages!

    $7.95
  • Booket - Tabletop Garden: Applique Placemats

    Booket - Tabletop Garden: Applique Placemats

    Designed by Pam Bono, published by Leisure Arts. Color photos, 20 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $7.95

    This booklet includes designs, patterns, & instruction for 6 Sets of appliqué placemats with napkin pockets.
    Six Designs:
    * An Apple a Day - Apple
    * One Perfect Rose - Rose
    * Garden Variety – Turnip, radishes & carrots
    * Flavor of the Southwest – Cactus
    *Carrot Patch - Carrots
    *Pick a Pansy – Pansy

    $4.95
  • Appliqué Pattern - Pleasures of Summer

    Appliqué Pattern - Pleasures of Summer

    Designed by Marie Morel-Seroskie, published by Katie Lane Quilts.
    Approximate finished size: 17” X 22”. Includes full size patterns & machine appliqué directions, may also be hand appliquéd using your favorite method

    Suggested Retail: $8.50

    $4.50
  • Appliqué Pattern - Dress Up Activewear for Kittens & Bears

    Appliqué Pattern - Dress Up Activewear for Kittens & Bears

    Custom Creations Pattern. Includes instructions for a three- block wallhanging and a large size quilt. Machine and fusible applique techniques are used. Create either one of these projects with all bears or all kittens!
    Finished size of large quilt: 42"x 61"

    Suggested Retail: $8.99

    $4.25
  • Appliqué Pattern - SophistiCats Cats

    Appliqué Pattern - SophistiCats Cats

    Custom Creation Pattern. Create by Cindy Surina.
    Approximate finished size: 45” X 71”

    Suggested Retail: $6.99

    $3.50
  • Appliqué Pattern - Summer’s Song

    Appliqué Pattern - Summer’s Song

    Custom Creation Pattern. Create by Cindy Surina.
    Approximate finished size: 18 ½” X 19”

    Suggested Retail: $6.99

    $3.50
  • Appliqué Pattern - Sharing Winters Fun

    Appliqué Pattern - Sharing Winters Fun

    Sunset Silhouette Designs. created by Carol Robinson.
    Approximate finished size: 26” X 30”

    Suggested Retail: $8.00

    $3.95
  • Appliqué Pattern - Shades of Summer

    Appliqué Pattern - Shades of Summer

    Down Calico Alley. created by Donna Allee & Gail. Fusible Appliqué Lap/Wall Quilt. Includes full size patterns & instructions.
    Approximate finished size: 18” X 24”

    Suggested Retail: $7.49

    $3.75
  • Book: A Vintage Bouquet

    Book: A Vintage Bouquet

    A great pattern book for 35 vintage embroidery projects. Published by Indygo Junction. 40 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $16.99

    $7.95
  • Book - Fabric Fun

    Book - Fabric Fun: Simple & Stylish Projects for your Home

    Written by Jennifer Ferguson & Judith Skinner, published by Martingale & Company in 2005. Color photos. 96 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $21.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:
    A passion for painting brings these best-loved authors back to share their signature style in fabric. Easy methods will transform plain fabrics into one-of-a-kind home accents.
    * Give a splash of whimsy to 29 projects, including a chair cover, tablecloth, tote bag, quilt, and umbrellas.
    * Learn to create cheery motifs such as strawberries, ladybugs, flowers, and animal prints with simple painting and stenciling techniques.
    * Use inexpensive paints that stay soft on fabrics; blank canvas or muslin makes it a cinch to get started.
    From the popular authors of Painted Chairs, Painted Whimsies, and Trashformations.

    $10.98
  • Book - Color Moves

    Book - Color Moves: Transfer Paints on Fabric

    Written by Linda Kemshall, published by That Patchwork Place. Color photos throughout. 93 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $24.95

    On the back cover of the book, it says:
    Transfer Your Creativity onto Fabric
    It’s time to play with fabric like you never have before! In Color Moves, you’ll learn how to create original designs on paper first, and then transfer them to fabric. Create glorious washes of color or intricate designs. Reproduce appliqué-style patterns without all the work. Even make miniature patchwork designs that skip the tricky piecing. form plain fabrics into one-of-a-kind home accents.
    * Five gorgeous projects, including stylish wall quilts and pillows, walk you step-by-step through each transfer technique.
    * Learn to work with transfer paints, inks, dyes, crayons, and pens to create your own original designs and texturesg techniques.
    * Create special effects with paintbrushes, plastic wrap, salt, sponges, stencils, and rubber stamps
    * Find inspiration for using your one-of-a-kind designs in any fabric-based project
    Give all of your quilting, sewing, and home-decorating projects your own signature look with these simple transfer methods!

    $11.98
  • Booklet - Fabulous Fabric Markers

    Booklet - Fabulous Fabric Markers: 24 Charming Designs Using Fabric Markers to Dress up Shirts, Bags, Caps and More!

    Designed by LeNae Gerig & Joy Schaber, published by Hot Off The Press. Color photos. 17 pages. Softcover.

    Suggested Retail: $7.95

    This booklet includes 24 Designs:
    Bows in a row shirt; Baseball cap; Hoppy Easter Shirt (yes, ‘hoppy’, not ’happy’); Flower bouquet shirt; Teapot; Dinosaur shirt; Child’s canvas bag; Happy birthday placemat; Dragonfly cap; A+ teacher bag; Small flower purse; Soccer mom shirt; Teddy bear shirt; Kitty in your pocket shirt; Daisy chain shirt; Squiggle scarf; Cat & dog shirt; Moon & star bib; Halloween treats bag; Reindeer sweatshirt; Holly jolly apron; Christmas bag; Patriotic flag shirt; and Valentine “Bee Mine” shirt.

    $5.60
  • Booklet - Patriotic Iron-on Transfer

    Booklet - Patriotic Iron-on Transfer

    Designed by Sam Hawkins, published by American School of Needlework . Softcover, 10 pages.

    Suggested Retail: $7.95

    Here is a collection of iron-on transers that will help you show off your patriotic pride! These designs are a unique way to display a love for your country in a truly individual way.
    Iron a design onto a sweatshirt and become an artist extraordinaire! You can create a one-of-a-kind garment and then wear it proudly. Have fun embellishing with sequins, jewels, studs, glitter and more.
    Comes with transfers and complete instructions.

    $4.55