Ooooh Amazon you are such a tease! Lovely books pop up in my stream and I get all excited until further investigation reveals that these literary little darlings won’t be published until the year dot and Christmas will come sooner than some of them!

Currently lounging on my wishlist?

First Row, left to right…

The Farmchicks Christmas: Merry Ideas For the Holidays by Serena Thompson

The Family Dinner: Great Way’s to Connect With Your Kids One Meal At a Time by Laurie David

A Vintage Affair by Isabel Wolff

Macarons: Authentic French Recipe Cookies You Can Make At Home by Ulysses Press

A Life of Style by Rebecca Moses

Second row, left to right…

Vintage Notions: An Inspirational Guide to Needlework, Cooking, Sewing, Fashion and Fun by Amy Barickman

Peace and Plenty: Finding Your Path to Financial Serenity by Saran Ban Breathnach

Simply Sublime Gifts: High-Style, Low-Sew Projects To Make In a Snap by Jodie Khan

The Art of Non-Conformity: Set Your Own Rules, Live the Life You Want, and Change the World by Chris Guillebeau

The Black Apple’s Paper Doll Primer: Activities and Amusements for the Curious Paper Artist by Emily Martin

Third Row, left to right…

The Food Stylists Handbook by Denise Vivaldo

Paper + Craft: 25 Charming Gifts, Accents, and Accessories to Make from Paper by Paper + Cup Designs

Crafting a Meaningful Home: 27 DIY Projects to Tell Stories, Hold Memories, and Celebrate Family Heritage by Meg Mateo Ilasco

The Shopping Diet by Philip Bloch

And the one I’m aching for most of all…

A Perfectly Kept House Is the Sign of a Misspent Life: Creative Ideas and Real-life Tips for Making Your Home Lived-in, Warm, Welcoming and One-of-A-Kind Without Worrying About Everything Being Just Right! by Mary Randolph Carter.

I don’t know…sometimes you spend an age waiting for just one book to capture your imagination and then fifteen come along at once!

Oooh and don’t forget you still have the chance to win some spondoolies for your own personal Amazon Wishlist by entering my little prize draw: but be quick, it ends this Friday…