Craft book review: Craft book gift ideas for Christmas

The gifting clock is ticking but don’t panic! Take time to choose the right present with our reviews of these three new craft books

Beci Orpin’s kitschy, collector style is nice for nesting. Projects include nifty upcycled rope baskets, a pom-pom blanket and a rag rug. Look out for a project in the next issue of Mollie Makes!

Home by Beci Orpin
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Slippers make great gifts: cosy, comfy, suitable for all ages and, with this book, as individual as you like. There’s bunny, ballet and bootie slippers to try plus cool beaded moccasins.

The Knitted Slipper Book by Katie Startzman
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We agree: a stack of nice fabric + pretty making, does = joy. This little gem of a title contains a healthy dose of patchwork advice and projects alongside some feel-good thoughts on creativity and making for others.

Quilting Happiness by Diane Gilleland and Christina Lane
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