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    This is the collection anyone looking for a new hobby has been waiting for - the Book People's Ultimate Craft Collection! Available at an unbeatable price, the books offer step-by-step advice on everything from dressmaking to flower arranging, paper crafts and so much more.

    Written by the experts at DK, the books are sure to delight anyone with some creative flair. The step-by-step instructions and illustrations will give you all you need to make the most of your new hobby. A wide-ranging collection full of craft ideas, there are also books covering crochet, knitting, Christmas crafts, home crafts and stitches.

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    A Short Book About Drawing (Hardback)

    Andrew Marr

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    Like millions of others, broadcaster, journalist and bestselling author Andrew Marr also draws. Since childhood he has enjoyed drawing and doodling with a pen or brush despite never having any lessons in the enthralling and evocative discipline.

    In this intriguing book, Marr explores the subject of drawing, asking why we do it? Does it have a point? And in what way, if any, can the activity be related to what we call 'art'?

    Considering the process of drawing as a means for making us happy too, Marr shares his previously unpublished artwork and looks at art as an expression of freedom and play, and how it fits into today's busy world.

    Fresh, engaging and absorbing, this a unique and accessible look at the popular subject for fans of Marr and keen sketchers too.
  • Paper Only (Paperback)

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    Paper Only (Paperback)

    Claire Heafford & Louise Hall

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    Jam-packed with 20 projects to help kick-start your creativity, Paper Only is a celebration of all things paper and how you can using the seemingly mundane - such as leftover wallpaper and junk mail - to create home-made delights to decorate your home and treat friends.

    From making simple gift tags and origami bows, to giant lilies and even setting up your own art studio, the book takes readers on a journey of artistic self-discovery with the help of stunning photography and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions.

    A wonderful hobby that is kind on the wallet - and equally rewarding to participate in -, follow the paper trail and begin your artistic adventure with Paper Only!
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    The Gentleman's Emporium Card Games Gift Set is the perfect gift for anyone interested in card games.

    From the straightforward to the complex, this well-presented set not only comes with two decks of playing cards and five dice in a tidy silver tin, but also a handy full-colour Card Games book that features the very best games to play and tips to follow.

    Including games for one player and for two or more, the booklet has sections on Clock Patience, Beggar Your Neighbour and Cheat!, as well as lesser-known games like Honest John and Racing Demon.

    With key advice about shuffling, cutting, the all-important rules and gambling, this impressive little set is suitable for all interests and abilities when it comes to card-playing.

    The dimensions for the tin are 123 x 193 x 43 mm.
  • Knit Your Own Farm (Hardback)

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    Knit Your Own Farm (Hardback)

    Sally Muir & Joanna Osborne

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    Filled with a collection of patterns for recreating herds of your favourite farmyard animals, Knit Your Own Farm has something for everyone - from cows, bulls and horses to cute chicks, lambs and piglets.

    Surprisingly easy to make, in only a few evenings you could create yourself a loveable animal companion - such as a llama, foal, donkey or bull, perhaps - and as an added bonus: these farmyard friends won't make any mess or take up too much room!

    Beautifully photographed and providing stitch-by-stitch instructions for creating all of the farm animals you could ever hope to meet, Knit Your Own Farm will make a wonderful treat for both the keen knitter and animal enthusiast.
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    Discover the meanings of over 850 wildlife clues and examples of how to read, understand and connect with our nation's natural landscape with The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs, a practical walking guide which offers readers the chance to turn every walk into a rewarding and enriching game of deduction.

    Guiding readers through the revelations provided by the land, sun, moon, stars, tree, plants, animals and much more, wildlife expert Tristan Gooley uses his two decades' worth of experience to create the most comprehensive guide to natural navigation imaginable - covering everything from weather forecasting to tracking and more!

    Featuring helpful high-contrast illustrations throughout, The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs will prove an invaluable walking companion and highly rewarding read.
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    Let's Get Quizzical: Great Britain (Hardback)

    Gwion Prydderch

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    A bright and bold book packed with brain-teasers about Britain! Alongside word searches, pair puzzles and spot-the-difference games, this book features a number of little-known facts about all things Blighty!

    Full of fun, Great Britain: Let's Get Quizzical really does have something for everyone - whether you are on a long journey, stuck inside on a rainy day or just want to learn more about what makes Great Britain great!

    A great stocking filler and boredom buster for people of any age, among the facts you'll discover are who bought Stonehenge at an auction for #6,600, the amount of metal used in the construction of the Forth Rail Bridge in Scotland and even which day is the most popular for eating fish & chips!
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    Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom (Paperback)

    Millie Marotta

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    Popular illustrator Millie Marotta draws idiosyncratic pictures of all kinds of wonderful wildlife - and this book gives you the chance to add your own colouring twist to these complex designs!

    Adding a personal touch to some truly gorgeous illustrations, this book proves that colouring-in doesn't have to be solely for kids. Among the drawings you will get to add some colour to are a beetle in need of some colour for his shell, a whale waiting for a magnificent ocean home and plenty of fauna and flora!

    So grab your pens and pencils and prepare to inspire your creativity and imagination - this is a colouring book full of adventure!
  • Fleece Fantastic (Paperback)

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    Fleece Fantastic (Paperback)

    Rachel Henderson

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    Packed with 35 cute and cosy, quick projects, Fleece Fantastic guides readers through the uses of this wonderfully versatile fabric to make beautiful fashion accessories - for adults and children - stunning home ware and toys for the little ones.

    Following the step-by-step instructions and clear photographs of each project, the designs are easy to make an lots of fun too. In the book, readers will find projects detailing how to create your own hats, gloves, scarves, bags and more; including cushions, throws, coaster and placemats.

    Ideal for beginners to crafting or for established stitchers who are yet to use fleece as a textile before, fans of the Great British Sewing Bee will love completing the patterns in this book!
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    An accompaniment to the hit BBC series presented by Claudia Winkleman and judged by Patrick Grant and May Martin, The Great British Sewing Bee: Sew Your Own Wardrobe is a practical sewing book brimming with fantastic projects, including a core of wardrobe essentials including a pencil skirt, easy T-shirt top and a wrap dress.

    Menswear and retro garments are also included, as well as a fun selection of designs for babies and small children.

    Dress sizes range from 8 to 18 and the book is full of inspiring photography so you know exactly what you're looking for - and the included pattern pack, containing five full-size pattern sheets, makes creating your wardrobe even easier.
  • Winter Knits (Hardback)

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    Winter Knits (Hardback)

    Jane Bull

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    Whether you're learning cable, fair isle or textured knitting, Winter Knits - a book packed with 40 inspirational projects for keeping you and your loved ones warm in the cold winter months - is the book for you!

    Featuring step-by-step tutorials, crystal-clear instructional photographs, practice projects and detailed explanations on all the tools and techniques you'll need to become a successful knitter, the book will help you create the perfect hat, scarf, jumper, socks and more just in time for Christmas.

    From warm blankets and cosy gloves to newborn mittens and beautiful beanies, Winter Knits will give readers the confidence to knit creatively and keep the whole family warm and tasty this winter.
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    Covering the Caribbean Sea, Bermuda, the Red Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Indo-Pacific regions, The World's Best Tropical Dive Destinations is a magnificent and comprehensive book that explores and explains the world's finest diving spots.

    With stunning underwater photography boasting a huge variety of wrecks, marine habitats and aquatic species, the book details the type of dive would-be visitors would experience as well as the magnificent sights that will be witnessed - featuring detailed regional maps and travel advice.

    From Eastern and Western Australia to the Bahamas, Mozambique, the Seychelles, St. Lucia, Tobago and beyond, The World's Best Tropical Dive Destinations is not only a stunning guide to some of the most beautiful underwater locations on Earth, but would also be a useful title for those looking to book a diving holiday.
  • Christmas Crafts (Hardback)

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    Christmas Crafts (Hardback)

    Catherine Woram

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    Catherine Woram, a leading crafts expert, reveals how you can ditch the expensive, mass-produced Christmas decorations this year and create your own exciting festive projects. From decorations for the tree to wrapping paper and its various alternatives, the book will also teach you how to make labels and gift tags, table decorations for Christmas lunch and a selection of tasty treats including festive cupcakes, chocolate brownies and biscuits to hang on the tree. There is also a chapter on 'Makes for Kids' which includes paper chains and pompom decorations. With designs ranging from chic and sophisticated to those that are fun and colourful, this is a must-have for any crafter who wants to get festive!
  • Woolly Woofers (Paperback)

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    Woolly Woofers (Paperback)

    Debbie Bliss

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    Book People favourite Debbie Bliss has real 'pedigree' when it comes to knitting and turns her attention to knitwear designs for all kinds of pooches in Woolly Woofers!

    Extremely devoted to her dogs Monty the Beagle and Smiffy the Parsons Russell Terrier, this knitting book celebrates the relationship between human and dog and offers 20 knitwear designs for dogs of all shapes and sizes - from the cosy to the cute and comically hilarious!

    From cashmere cable knits to Christmas costumes and football club designs, the costumes are sure to make any dog lover howl with delight... There's even a knitted tweed cape inspired by Sherlock Bones! Easy-to-follow instructions help you make sure your dog will be the star of any catwalk...
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    Dan Walker's Football Thronkersaurus (Hardback)

    Dan Walker, Jr.

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    It was while commentating on a Goal of the Month competiton that Dan Walker uttered the immortal line: 'What a strike from Mike Sheron - what a thronker!' He'd coined the term to describe a long-range shot that blasted into the net, threatening to annihilate any passing pigeon. Since then, he has been trying to get the word accepted - if not by the OED then at least by Countdown. Hence this book has become a Thronkersaurus, a book that tells the hilarious stories of the great and not-so-great moments in footballing history. Taking his own experiences as a starting point, Walker journeys to obscure areas of football to find the most extraordinary tales. He still worries that the Barcelona scouts lost the trail when his local newspaper reported his two goals as having been scored by David Wacker instead. But then again, who was Joe Kinnear talking about when he referred to Charles Insomnia? Whether it is players sacrificing lizards to bring them luck, or the moment when Walker yelled at Pele to stop him signing some merchandise for him, this is a brilliant collection of wonderful moments and hilarious anecdotes that will surprise and and entertain all who read it.
  • Crafty Dolls (Hardback)

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    Crafty Dolls (Hardback)

    Jane Bull

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    Craft expert Jane Bull is a real favourite with Book People customers, and in this book she has turned her attention to rag dolls!

    Among the 30 projects included are instructions for how to make your own crafty doll ballerina, party princess or even adorable tiny pocket dolls. Every classic doll pattern has a contemporary twist and an outfit that matches their hobby. There are also ideas for accessories such as bags, shoes and jewellery.
  • The Book of Bags (Paperback)

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    The Book of Bags (Paperback)

    Cheryl Owen

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    A delightful collection of 30 easy-to-make bags suitable for every occasion, The Book of Bags is the ideal book for experienced crafters and newcomers alike - packed with sewing projects suitable for all levels of ability, covering a variety of techniques and styles.

    From bright and cheery beach bags to stylish shoppers, classic evening clutches and many, many more, every project is explained using easy-to-follow instructions so that even the most novice of crafters can create a stunning, bespoke bag in no time.

    A fabulous way to accessorise and express your own style, and also make personal gifts for friends and loved ones, The Book of Bags is the ideal book for crafters who are looking to create something a little more unique than popular sewing, crochet and knitting garments.
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    Cats - 100 Postcards in a Box (Other)

    Astrid Harrisson

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    Whether you want to say thank you, use them to keep notes or simply pop them up on your fridge door for decoration, everyone loves a postcard - even more so when they're adorned with pictures of over 50 breeds of cat!

    Presented in a sturdy keepsake box, the 100 postcards you'll find here all include artwork from the award-winning photographer Astrid Harrisson and range from the funny to the sublime.

    Capturing all the traits that make cats so adorable - their elegance, spirit and wit - these postcards will always bring a smile to your face or anyone who is lucky to receive one!
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    Featuring all your favourites from the Beano, this box of 100 postcards will let you say thank you, drop a note to say hi or simply decorate your wall in style!

    For over 75 years, the likes of Dennis the Menace and Gnasher, the Bash Street Kids, Minnie the Minx, Biffo the Bear and Roger the Dodger have entertained generations of comic book fans and you'll find them all on these cool vintage-style postcards!

    The postcards are also presented in a sturdy keepsake box, meaning you'll be able to keep them safe and free from damage!
  • Crochet Basics (Paperback)

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    Crochet Basics (Paperback)

    Nicki Trench

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    Learn how to make the most from your crochet equipment, yarns and more with Crochet Basics - an invaluable guide for those new to the joys of the wonderful art of crochet.

    A comprehensive guide that removes the mystery surrounding crochet for first-time stitchers, the book holds the hands of novices who are new to the nation's new favourite hobby as they begin to explore the complexities of crochet with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. Starting with an essential overview of need-to-know techniques, the craft book will show readers how to stitch simple squares and have them creating their own garments in no time at all.

    There is also information on the basic crochet kit you will need, alongside advice on the best yarns to use and much more besides. The chapters eventually build into a complete, 20-workshop crochet course, with instructions on how to make everything from cushions, throws, stylish accessories, clothes and more...
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    Lakeland Fells Collection - 7 Books (Collection)

    Alfred Wainwright

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    A beautiful anniversary edition of all seven of the Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells by the fell-walking legend, A. Wainwright.

    The pages have been freshly reproduced from the original artwork and then printed and bound to match the first-edition books as closely as possible. Completely unabridged or edited, the maps and text are just how Wainwright wrote them too.

    There simply is nothing quite like Wainwright's guides, and having been treasured by generations of keen walkers, this set makes a wonderful gift for a new enthusiast. Perfect for walkers and lovers of the Lakeland Fells, as well as those who simply love stunningly presented books.

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    Dogs - 100 Postcards in a Box (Other)

    Astrid Harrisson

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    With 100 different dog-based postcards included in a sturdy keepsake box, this set offers a great way to say hi or thank you, keep reminders of all your upcoming appointments or even just to decorate your wall!

    Over 80 different breeds from around the world are included in the gorgeous postcards, which all feature photography from the award-winning Astrid Harrisson. A diverse animal - whether working as a hunter, a protector or simply being a companion - this box of postcards celebrates the bond between humans and 'man's best friend'.

    A must-have for any dog lover!
  • Little Quilts (Paperback)

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    Little Quilts (Paperback)

    Sarah Fielke & Amy Lobsiger

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    Doll-sized quilts can be completed quickly and inexpensively and even be made into cushion covers, runners or wall decorations. They can also be made as a trial or practice run for larger craft projects. Little Quilts from Sarah Fiekle and Amy Lobsiger features 15 projects for any quilter to complete.

    With step-by-step, easy-to-follow instructions for each project, you'll soon be making a number of striking designs - and learning new sewing techniques and design concepts at the same time. A brilliant book for anyone interested in starting quilting, and for those who have established their skills and now want to elaborate on them.
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    RHS Flowers - 100 Postcards in a Box (Other)

    Royal Horticultural Society

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    Use them to say hi, send thank-you notes, give yourself reminders of upcoming appointments or simply add some colour to your walls... This box full of 100 floral postcards is sure to come in useful!

    With beautiful illustrations of flowers from the Royal Horticultural Society, each postcard is different and sure to be appreciated by whoever is lucky enough to receive one.

    Coming in a handy - and sturdy - keepsake box, these postcards are simply gorgeous.