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Sewing, Quilting & Crochet Books & Patterns

Need some inspiration for a new creative project? Our wide range of sewing, quilting and crochet craft books and patterns is here to give you some fresh ideas. Explore this collection and you will find great crafting books and patterns for learning new techniques or starting a new project, so that you can be inspired from the winter season into the spring.

Crafting project books

There are lots of inspirational project crafting books here which will give you easy-to-follow tutorials, as well as handy advice on fabric choices and lots of extra hints and tips. These books are beautifully illustrated, so that you know exactly what you are aiming for. The step-by-step instructions can help you improve your skills in no time. These crafting books will guide you along the way so that you can take on some exciting home projects, with instructions for quilts, table toppers, table runners, picnic blankets and more!

Fresh patterns

If you have dreamed of knitting your own wardrobe, then that dream can become a reality with our collection of sewing patterns and books. There is an excellent range here for beginners or professionals, with some stunning skirts, stylish tops and cute dresses only a couple afternoons of work away! These patterns always come with an easy to follow instruction booklet which will guide you through each step of the way. Choose from adult clothing sewing or knitting patterns or some adorable patterns to knit clothes for your kids.

Perfect gift

These books and patterns would not just be great as kick starters to your own projects, but also would be thoughtful gifts for anyone who is keen about craft. You don't need to be experienced to follow the user friendly instruction offered by these helpful books and pattern guides. This means that there will be something here for the passionate beginner just as much as there will be for those who have had more time to practice.

20 Twenty to Make Gift Makes 20 Twenty to Make Gift Makes
£4.99
£2.99
2 in stock
20 Twenty to Make Gift Makes This twenty to Make book includes an exciting selection of fantastic projects on crafts such as sewing and stitching, knitting, sugarcraft, papercutting, decoupage, crochet and jewellery making.  Experiment with making items such as a sugar  bride, a crocheted beat, a friendship bracelet, or a knitted tea cosy - there is something here for beginners and more experience…
55 Christmas Ball to Knit - Arne & Carlos 55 Christmas Ball to Knit - Arne & Carlos
£14.99
2 in stock
“It really doesn’t take long for Arne & Carlos to put the whoa into Christmas woollens.” - Kirstie Allsopp Who doesn’t love Christmas balls? They are colourful and festive and bring joy to many - whether you are making them or using them to decorate your home. Norwegian knitwear design stars Arne and Carlos bring fun-filled festive crafting to knitters everywhere with their fabulous ornamental bal…
A Beginners Guide to Overlockers, Sergers & Coverlockers A Beginners Guide to Overlockers, Sergers & Coverlockers
£12.99
1 in stock
Full of practical advice to help you master all the features and applications of your overlocker (serger) and coverlocker, you will learn how to handle your machine using its more complex features and will soon be finishing hems like a professional sewer. Learn how to get the most out of your machine with this comprehensive and easy-to-follow guide. Full of practical advice to help you master all…
Agnes Sewing Pattern 1006 Agnes Sewing Pattern 1006 love
£15.50
6 in stock
*MAY OFFER*  BUY ANY TILLY AND THE BUTTONS PATTERN AND RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE DISCOUNT CODE FOR 20% OFF DRESSMAKING FABRIC Sew your own jersey tops on a regular sewing machine - no overlocker or serger needed! Agnes is a close-fitting top finished with a narrow neckband. Irresistibly wearable and endlessly versatile, make it with long or cropped sleeves, plain or ruched at the shoulder, and scoop nec…
Alison Glass Sew - Knit Essentials Pattern AG 126 Alison Glass Sew - Knit Essentials Pattern AG 126
£22.50
4 in stock
Alison Glass Sew Knit Essentials - Building a great fitting wardrobe, one piece at a time, one master patter, 6 variations, couture embellishments.
Alison Glass Sew -Woven Essentials Dress Pattern AG.127 Alison Glass Sew -Woven Essentials Dress Pattern AG.127
£22.50
4 in stock
Alison Glass Sew Woven Essentials - Building a great fitting wardrobe, one piece at a time, one master pattern, 5 variations, couture embellisments
Animal Quilts Animal Quilts
£16.99
1 in stock
A unique collection of 12 contemporary quilt patterns for foundation paper piece animal quilts.  Recreate your favourite animals and birds in fabric form with these incredible, eye-catching quilt patterns.
Annies Quilting- Fast & Fun Quilts for Kids Annies Quilting- Fast & Fun Quilts for Kids
£8.99
1 in stock
Every child loves a quilt of their own it's like getting wrapped in a big hug. Fast & Fun Quilts for Kids has quilts designed for kids of all ages from baby to teen. Whether you're looking for a quilt that you can make from your stash or one that uses a curated collection of fabrics, you'll find just the right project within these pages. And the best part these quilts are quick to sew!
Bench Pillows for All Seasons Bench Pillows for All Seasons
£8.99
1 in stock
Create lovely accents for your home with these unique bench pillows. Each of the 12 creative pillows is designed to reflect what makes each month special from shamrocks in March to stars and stripes in July to scarecrows and sunflowers in October there's a little bit of whimsy to spruce up your decorating throughout the year.
Bettine Sewing Pattern 1007 Bettine Sewing Pattern 1007 love
£15.50
10 in stock
*MAY OFFER*  BUY ANY TILLY AND THE BUTTONS PATTERN AND RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE DISCOUNT CODE FOR 20% OFF DRESSMAKING FABRIC Tilly and the Buttons Pattern Bettine This is ideal for beginners.  Make your own dress with help from this easy-to-use sewing pattern. Bettine is an easy-peasy throw-it-over-your-head dress which is a must have in any wardrobe.  Give this one a go!
Big Stitch Quilting Carolyn Forster Big Stitch Quilting Carolyn Forster
£14.99
2 in stock
Create nine stunning quilts and 11 desirable gifts using contemporary big-stitch quilting. Big stitches sewn by hand lend an irresistibly tactile quality and visual style to quilts and other items, as well as being meditative and relaxing to sew. Each of the 20 stylish projects in this book is quilted using a range of big stitches, inspired by Boro, Kantha and Sashiko-style stitching. Each project…
Billie Sewing Pattern 1033 Billie Sewing Pattern 1033 love
£15.50
7 in stock
*MAY OFFER*  BUY ANY TILLY AND THE BUTTONS PATTERN AND RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE DISCOUNT CODE FOR 20% OFF DRESSMAKING FABRIC Cool, casual and modern, Billie is an ultra-comfy sweatshirt or sweater dress that you can whip up in an afternoon. It has a relaxed shape, crew neckline and classic trim details. Keep it effortless with cuffed, straight sleeves, or add some drama with on-trend balloon sleeves an…
Bobbi Sewing Pattern 1028 Bobbi Sewing Pattern 1028 love
£15.50
6 in stock
*MAY OFFER*  BUY ANY TILLY AND THE BUTTONS PATTERN AND RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE DISCOUNT CODE FOR 20% OFF DRESSMAKING FABRIC Say hello to Bobbi, a button-down skirt or pinafore that’s both classic and bang on trend. Endlessly versatile, it looks so different depending on the fabric you pick and the details you add. Go utility chic with a choice of three pockets, optional flaps and belt loops – or leave…
Butterick/Sew Direct Patterns: Kwik Sew K4025 Girls/Boy Tops Butterick/Sew Direct Patterns: Kwik Sew K4025 Girls/Boy Tops
£8.99
1 in stock
Kwik Sew K4025 Pullover jackets have exposed front zipper closures, flower or truck appliqués, long sleeves and stitched hems. A: Contrast inside collar. B: Hood.
Charming Jelly Roll Quilts Charming Jelly Roll Quilts
£7.99
3 in stock
Charming Jelly Roll Quilts Scott A. Flanagan Browse the pages and find eight patterns that have been put together by designer Scott Flanagan. with this book you get two for one , great designs made two different ways.Browse through the pages with your favourite precut pack of strips or 5" squares and plan you next project.
Circular Knitting Workshops Circular Knitting Workshops
£16.99
4 in stock
Circular Knitting Workshop Margaret Radcliffe Essential techniques to master knitting in circular knitting. For all knitting levels. .
Coco Sewing Pattern 1003 Coco Sewing Pattern 1003 love
£15.50
8 in stock
*MAY OFFER*  BUY ANY TILLY AND THE BUTTONS PATTERN AND RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE DISCOUNT CODE FOR 20% OFF DRESSMAKING FABRIC Tilly and The Buttons Coco Dress Pattern Very Popular here at Karelia House - the coco dress pattern is easy to do.  Fabulously comfortable and dressy.  This simple pattern means you can have a dress in no time.  You have various options to choose from - pockets, cuffs, dress or…
Crystal Manning Rock Star Granny Pattern by Natalie Crabtree Crystal Manning Rock Star Granny Pattern by Natalie Crabtree
£8.99
3 in stock
Finished Quilt: 64" x 85"
Design Make Quilt Modern By Heather Black Design Make Quilt Modern By Heather Black
£19.99
2 in stock
Take your modern quilt designs from concept to completion with practical advice, colour and fabric ideas, quilting tips, and more. Includes four modern quilts patterns from award-winning quilt designer Heather Black.
Dogs in Sweaters Quilt & Pillow Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman Dogs in Sweaters Quilt & Pillow Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman
£13.95
2 in stock
Use conventional patchwork techniques to make these adorable dogs and their sweaters.  Pattern includes instructions for a making 2 quilt sizes and a quilted pillow.  Give your dogs some personality with an optional glasses applique. Pattern Includes - Pillow 16" x 26" - Small Quilt 45" x 60" - Large Quilt 73" x 76"
Dwight the Deer Quilt & Pillow Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman Dwight the Deer Quilt & Pillow Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman
£13.95
1 in stock
Make these friendly deer using standard patchwork techniques. No paper piecing!  Pattern includes instructions for making large and small quilts, a quilted pillow cover and an optional glasses applique. Pattern Includes - Pillow 24" x 24" - Small Quilt 47" x 60" - Large Quilt 63" x 78"

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