Books for Crafters to Put on Your TBR List

Books for Crafters to Put on Your TBR List

We all know the amazing benefits of reading. Increased brain power, increased creativity, increased world view. Reading is a great escape and especially for creative people, sometimes our creative brain feels exhausted and needs a reboot from constant use. So we compiled a list of books specifically for crafters and makers to help you feel inspired and renewed in your creative life.

All about Creativity and Enhancing Your Life  

The Artisan Soul: Crafting Your Life into a Work of Art

Craft a Life You Love: Infusing Creativity, Fun & Intention into Your Everyday

That Sounds Fun: The Joys of Being an Amateur, the Power of Falling in Love, and Why You Need a Hobby

Art Makers: Empowered Embroidery - Transform Sketches into Embroidery Patterns and Stitch Strong, Iconic Women From the Past and Present

The Little Book of Cottagecore: Traditional Skills for a Simpler Life

Why We Make Things and Why it Matters: The Education of a Craftsman

Crafted: A Compendium of Crafts, New, Old & Forgotten


Hooked: How Crafting Saved My Life by Sutton Foster

Easy Crafts for the Insane: A Mostly Funny Memoir of Mental Illness and Making Things - Kelly Williams Brown


The Crafternoon Sewcial Club : A Novel

When Crafting is Your Small Business

Handmade to Sell: Hello Craft’s Guide to Owning, Running & Growing Your Crafty Biz

Crafter’s Market: The DIY Resource for Creating a Successful and Profitable Craft Business

Being a Fun, Crafty Mom

PS- We Made This: Super Fun Crafts That Grow Smarter + Happier Kids!

Memory Making Mom: Building Traditions that Breathe Life into Your Home

Why We Make Things and Why it Matters: The Education of a Craftsman


Leave a comment if you’ve read any of these, we’d love to hear your review! Or if you have another recommendation, we’d love to extend our already endless TBR (to-be-read) books.

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