44 books — 30 voters
Craft books are non-fiction, instructional books which focus on crafting. Popular subjects are homemade soaps, jewelry, knitting, and woodwork.
“ But unvented - ahh! One un-vents something; one unearths it; one digs it up, one runs it down in whatever recesses of the eternal consciousness it has gone to ground. I very much doubt if anything is really new when one works in the prehistoric medium of wool with needles. The products of science and technology may be new, and some of them are quite horrid, but knitting? In knitting there are ancient possibilities; the earth is enriched with the dust of the millions of knitters who have held woo ...more ”
“ The Author To Her Book Thou ill-formed offspring of my feeble brain, Who after birth did'st by my side remain, Till snatcht from thence by friends, less wise than true, Who thee abroad exposed to public view, Made thee in rags, halting to th' press to trudge, Where errors were not lessened (all may judge). At thy return my blushing was not small, My rambling brat (in print) should mother call. I cast thee by as one unfit for light, The visage was so irksome in my sight, Yet being mine own, at ...more ”
A place to chat about sewing books and even form reading groups! http://textillia.com is a sewin…more
[close] A place to chat about sewing books and even form reading groups! http://textillia.com is a sewing community and project database for all manner of sewists and quilters.
26 members, last active 2 years ago
[close] There are a lot of different reading accessories popular among book lovers. We can talk about them and suggest some to each other in this group. Some of us have to read in the train, bus, on the bitch or in the kitchen while cocking, what requires some little help. Some of us need smart & cool bookmarks or tiny book light or anything... All been said, let's talk and discuss
1 member, last active 11 months ago
[close] A community meeting place to share books and ideas about traditional hand crafts and the human and community-building benefits of practicing traditional hand crafts in our modern time.
1 member, last active 2 years ago
As it turns out, Goodreads isn't set up well for a coloring group, so I'm closing this down and …more
[close] As it turns out, Goodreads isn't set up well for a coloring group, so I'm closing this down and moving it to a Facebook group called Color, Create, Inspire. Find us here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/color.create.inspire/ Original Description: This is group for people who love to read--and color or craft! This is a place where you can share what you're coloring, crafting, and what you're reading or listening to. Let's get to know each other!
33 members, last active 4 years ago
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