Microcrafts (Hardcover)

Tiny Treasures to Make and Share

By Margaret McGuire, Alicia Kachmar, Katie Hatz

Quirk Books, 9781594745218, 87pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2011



It is a small world, after all

Here are step-by-step instructions for making tiny teddy bears, little ladybugs, petite porcupines, itsy-bitsy bikinis, and much, much more Microcrafts shows crafters how to create dozens of miniature treasures, each no larger than a spool of thread. No previous crafting experience or pricey materials are necessary--just a love of all things small.

About the Author

A big fan of all things miniature, Margaret McGuire is an editor at Quirk Books. She lives in South Philadelphia. If you're fast enough to pin down Alicia Kachmar, you'll find her crocheting up a storm on Etsy (eternalsunshine.etsy.com), teaching classes, or stocking the Craft-O-Tron machine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A designer, seamstress, and all-around handywoman, Katie Hatz wears many hats--and has a remarkable tolerance for hat puns. Check out her work at katiehatz.com and buy her wares at katiehatz.etsy.com. She lives in Philadelphia.