Yoga in style


Just whipped that up at the weekend. Carrying a rolled up yoga mat under the arm had become a bit of a nuisance. I can now carry the mat + the keys+ the phone all in one. No need for any more luggage.

Check out those books for some further inspiration to make yoga mat bags:

Last minute knitted gifts


The owner of Purl, Manhattan’s hip knitting supply store, presents more than 30 fun, beautiful patterns for knitted gifts that can be made in less than ten hours. Includes instructions and easy tips on how to incorporate knitting and other yarn embellishments into the gift wrap. Full color.

One-yard wonders


From the novice sewing enthusiast to the lifelong seamstress, readers will find a delightful array of simple, stylish projects that can be made with just a single yard of fabric. For each of the 101 projects, the book provides a full-color photograph, easy, step-by-step instructions, and simple illustrations