Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Adult sticker books could be the new adult colouring books

After 2015 became the year of the adult colouring book, it was only a matter of time before grown-ups cushioned themselves further from reality with adult sticker books.

Paint-by-sticker books for adults include titles dedicated to Beyoncé, Madonna, David Bowie, and Prince, as well as intricate mandalas and the Mona Lisa. Similarly to adult colouring books, the designs look sophisticated but hark back to a popular childhood pastime.

One of the many paint-by-sticker books published by Workman (Workman )

The books contain colourless images with numbers, with a corresponding sticker sheet used to fill in the blanks.

Workman Publishing in New York is leading the trend of sticker books for grown-ups, as part of a strategy to focus on books that can’t be downloaded as publishers attempt to stay relevant in a digital age, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Their offerings follow the surprising rise of adult colouring books. In 2015, 12 million adult colouring books were sold worldwide up from 1million the previous year, causing a global pencil shortage.

Millie Marotta and Johanna Basford are among artists to create best-selling colouring books, with Basford’s Secret Garden topping the US Amazon books list in 2015.

Such books are marketed as relaxation tools to ease stress and anxiety. Attempting to recreate the success of the trend are stylish dot-to-dots and origami books.


Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

You May Also Like


Professing to be the lead in Thai relationship with over 1.5 million enrolled single people, Cupid Media’s ThaiCupid brings the one in every of...


Read more about switzerland women here. Swiss ladies and men are not reknown for being the most chatty, outgoing or spontaneous when meeting strangers...


In food, if there is one thing you can say without fear of contradiction, it is this: Britain loves burgers. The UK market is...


An exclusive article form Orestis Karipis In the 1930’s and 1940’s acid was the weapon of deceived husbands and wives in the Western world...

Copyright © 2020 All Rights Reserved