Book Giveaway: Monster Knits, Crochet Bakemono, and more!comments (26) October 17th, 2013
Halloween is almost here and to celebrate we're giving away three books that feature spooky crochet and knitting projects, as well as other fun craft ideas!
MONSTER KNITS FOR LITTLE MONSTERS BY NURIYA KHEGAY (ST. MARTIN'S GRIFFIN, 2013)
In this book, author Nuriya Khegay shows you how to create 20 adorable knitted monster themed hats, mittens, scarves, and booties. Inside its pages you'll find step-by-step instructions with full page color photos of the completed projects. Novice knitters will benefit from the section titled "Knitting Basics" filled with how-to advice to get you started.
CROCHET BAKEMONO [MONSTERS!] BY LAN-ANH BUI & JOSEPHINE WAN (GMC, 2012)
Authors Lan-Anh Bui and Josephine Wan introduce you to the world of Bakemono, creatures with origins in Japanese folkore. This book offers 20 fun designs with simple to follow directions, colorful illustrations, and full page color photos.
ARTFUL HALLOWEEN BY SUSAN WASINGER (LARK CRAFTS, 2012)
Inside Artful Halloween, you'll find "31 frightfully elegant" home decor, costume and enteraining ideas. Some of the projects include Button and Bead Spiders, Thread-Wrapped Pumpkins, Monstrously Adorable Cupcake Toppers, paper hats and Halloween themed aprons.
Leave a comment on this post indicating the book you would like to win before the deadline-11:59 EST pm, October 25, 2013-and you could be one of the three lucky winners who will be chosen at random and announced on October 28, 2013.
Don't forgot to enter the Threads Halloween Costume Contest!
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