Craftivity: 40 Projects for the DIY Lifestyle

October 10, 2006|
Craftivity: 40 Projects for the DIY Lifestyle by Tsia Carson
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From the creators of the hugely popular craft site,, comes a hip and funky compendium of new DIY projects that reshape, reuse, and redefine the concept of "handmade," moving away from country–cutesy, granny craft into utilitarian craft art for the 21st century.

Got a pile of extra buttons and don''t know what to do with them? Make a cool bracelet. Need some pillows for your new couch, and have a bunch of old wool sweaters? Turn those sweaters into felt! Knitting, felting, leather tooling, glass and metal work––it''s all here. CRAFTIVITY is filled with 60 amazing DIY projects that make the most of what you have by taking old stuff and turning it into functional, breathtaking art.

Tsia Carson is the founder and editor in chief of, an alternative crafts Web site, as well as a partner at Flat, a multidisciplinary design firm. She teaches design at Yale University and Rhode Island School of Design.
Title:Craftivity: 40 Projects for the DIY LifestyleFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:224 pages, 10 X 7.94 X 0.47 inShipping dimensions:224 pages, 10 X 7.94 X 0.47 inPublished:October 10, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060841303

ISBN - 13:9780060841300

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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