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Colleen Dorsey
Colleen DorseyDesign Originals

'Rubber Band' craft is still on top as the hit for tweens and teens and has staying power. Colleen Dorsey has come out with another rubber band craft book. This time it is "Epic Rubber Band Crafts" with 15 projects. It has totally cool gadget gear with never before seen bracelets, awesome action figures and more.

Learn how to connect two looms to create larger projects. Each project has easy to follow, numbered step by step diagrams and photographs. You will find tips and tricks as well as ideas on customizing your results. There are action figures for boys and girls will enjoy the bracelets. Both will like making the gear for their electronics.

Your keys can now dangle from a 'Penguin' fob. Or, let it hang off your backpack. 'Double the Fun Hand Accessory' is a combination ring and bracelet. Summer is coming and how cute these would look on your bare feet at the beach or pool. The 'Cell Phone Cover' will allow you to find your phone easily. It will also help cushion the blow, if it should drop.

Whether this is your first go round at rubber band crafts or you have a stockpile of rubber bands, these new projects will keep you busy for hours.

Rubber Band Jewelry
Rubber Band Jewelry Colleen Dorsey

Rubber Band Jewelry

The "Totally Awesome Rubber Band Jewelry" book by Colleen Dorsey along with a 'Rainbow Loom® Rubber Band Bracelet Loom', 'Cra-Z-Loom' or 'Fun Loom' will get smiles and hugs as well as hearing, "This is exactly what I wanted". The book includes twelve projects. Necklaces, bracelets, earrings and belt projects are shown for you to make, using step by step written instructions and photographs.

Microcrafts Margaret McGuire, Alicia Kachmar, Katie Hatz


What is it about miniatures that draws us in and captivates us? Their size and scale causes us to pause and examine what we see. "Microcrafts" is a book filled with 25 projects of tiny treasures to make and share.

Mollie Makes Woodland Friends
Mollie Makes Woodland Friends Interweave

Mollie Makes Woodland Friends

Another book has been added to the 'Mollie Makes' series. This one is, "Mollie Makes Woodland Friends" more handmade projects for the home, inspired by the woods and the creatures who live in them. There are 20 + projects for those who like to knit, crochet, embroidery, sew, paper cut and more.