“Rachel is the queen of crafting with kids! I have looked to her for years on ideas and inspiration on how to keep my kids entertained in fun and creative ways. This book is truly a must-have to any family’s home library.”
― Joy Cho, Founder and Creative Director of Oh Joy!
“Handmade Charlotte has become THE go-to for top quality crafting and activities for kids and their Playbook is no exception. Just like the blog we’ve all come to know and love, this book leaves me thinking “how did they come up with that?!” over and over again. I cannot wait for it to become the crafting companion for my son!”
― Brittany Jepsen, Founder and Creative Director of The House That Lars Built
“Ever wondered how to foster creativity in your kids? This is it! Rachel’s Faucett’s collection of projects bring grins and gasps of delight with every page turn. These crafts are true imagination builders, and the perfect way for kids to exercise creative muscles — you can practically see the gears turning in their head as they choose something to work on and figure out what materials they can use or reuse. Rachel is an artistic genius who understands children, and how they relate to art, at a core level. I was hoping for a Handmade Charlotte craft book for ages, and this was beyond my very high expectations.”
― Gabrielle Blair, best-selling author, founder of DesignMom.com and Alt Summit, and mother of six
“If Jim Henson, Martha Stewart, and Weird Al were to morph into one being it would be Rachel Faucett. The creativity, enthusiasm, style and irreverence she brings to Handmade Charlotte is inspired and this book is what the world needs now.”
― Halle Stanford, President of Television at The Jim Henson Company
“Every time I’m around Rachel, her excitement for life makes me want to go out and chase all my wildest dreams. It’s no surprise that her book holds the key to not only encouraging childhood curiosity, but sparking creativity in the whole family so you can make memories together, today.”
― Kelly Mindell, Founder and Creative Director of Studio DIY
“Rachel Faucett is a creative magician who can conjure rainbows and happiness from pasta and pipe cleaners. I’d thought I’d seen it all but I truly gasped with delight every time I turned the page in her AMAZING book. Kids and grownups will have so much fun creating everything in this encyclopedia of crafty fun!”
― Jodi Levine, Founder and Creative Director of Super Make It
“Handmade Charlotte’s Playbook is pure, packaged sunshine. For all of us who struggle to color between the lines, Rachel will have you rediscovering creative instincts you didn’t know existed.”
― Jane Mosbacher Morris, Founder and CEO of TO THE MARKET, Åuthor of Buy the Change You Want to See
The boundless creativity of Rachel Faucett and Handmade Charlotte is mind-blowing! Her crafts turn the most mundane and overlooked household items into artful treasures. With crafts full of humor, joy, and beauty, kids will be delighted flipping from one page to the next!
— Amanda Kingloff former Lifestyle Director at Parents Magazine and founder of Project Kid