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Miller's Collectibles Handbook 2014-2015: The Indispensable Guide to What It's Really Worth!

Judith Miller · Mitchell Beazley
Format: Book

Miller's Collectibles Handbook 2014-2015 is the up-to-date guide to the collectables market. Featuring more than 4,000 objects in full color, each with a detailed description and current price range, the book also offers information on what those in the know look for - how to recognize...
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Landscaping With Nature: Using Nature's Designs to Plan Your Yard

Jeff Cox · Rodale Pr
Pages: 344
Format: Hardcover

Authors Jeff and Marilyn Cox present a complete workbook for garden transformation with ways for readers to change their landscape from sterile and boring to lush and vividly alive. Includes detailed instructions on doing everything from making a natural path, garden pool or wildwood meadow...
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Idiot's Guides: Auto Repair and Maintenance

Dave Stribling · Alpha Books
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Cars continue to be more complicated - and more costly to repair. Expert, Dave Stribling, gives readers the basic knowledge and a lot of know-how in Idiot's Guides: Auto Repair and Maintenance. Dozens of step-by-step, full-color photos and illustrations make DIY car repairs and maintenance...
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Rubber Band Engineer: Build Slingshot Powered Rockets, Rubber Band Rifles, Unconventional Catapults, and More Guerrilla Gadgets from Household Hardware

Lance Akiyama · Rockport Publishers
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Create projects and projectiles that will fly, float, launch, or roll on their own power with Rubber Band Engineer!So many of the world's most inventive minds, from Ben Franklin to Steve Jobs, were lifelong tinkerers. Their joy in the process is evident in the originality of their work....
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Knit to Flatter: The Only Instructions You'll Ever Need to Knit Sweaters that make You Look Good and Feel Great!

Amy Herzog · Stewart, Tabori and Chang
Format: Paperback

Knit to Flatter is about celebrating the body you have been given and creating sweaters that make you look and feel great Part instruction manual and part pattern collection Knit to Flatter teaches you how to assess your shapetop-heavy bottom-heavy or proportional and then knit accordingly...
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Color Me Beautiful Make Up Manual

Pat Henshaw · Hamlyn
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Follow the expert guidance to help you feel confident and look great - every day! Discover your perfect colors, learn how to apply every type of makeup and how to add the final touches, with useful tips on hair and accessories. Find fantastic new looks by identifying which of your favorite...
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Celebrate Everything!: Fun Ideas to Bring Your Parties to Life

Darcy Miller · William Morrow & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

MAKE YOUR CELEBRATIONS MEMORABLE!Packed with planning strategy and original ideas, Celebrate Everything!, from recognized celebrations expert Darcy Miller, is the ultimate guide to making special occasions unforgettable. Darcy invites readers to dozens of parties she's thrown, and shares...
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Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Walls & Ceilings: Framing - Drywall - Painting - Trimwork

Editors of Cool Springs Press · Cool Springs Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Confidently tackle--and accomplish--any wall or ceiling project yourself, with our help!Walls and ceilings are vital to the structural integrity and the overall appearance of any home, so they are worth your time and care. Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Walls & Ceilings gives...
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Present Perfect: 25 Gifts to Sew & Bestow

Betz White · Interweave; First Printing edition
Format: Print book

Beautiful handmade gifts for all occasions!In Present Perfect, youll discover gifts to sew for all of lifes major celebrations birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, new homes, new babies, or simply just because.Betz White, known for her earth- and family-friendly designs, offers a new collection...
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The Sewing Bible for Clothes Alterations: A Step-by-step practical guide on how to alter clothes

Judith Turner · New Holland
Pages: 287
Format: Print book

The Sewing Bible is a step-by-step practical guide to help people learn some basic sewing skills to help them alter their own clothes. Starting with the most common and easiest alteration, shortening trousers, and working towards the most technically challenged, shortening the sleeves on a lined...
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Nancy Zieman's Confident Sewing Collection: Sew, Serge and Fit With Confidence

Nancy Zieman · KP Craft

Let expert sewer Nancy Zieman teach you how to sew, serge and fit patterns confidently with this comprehensive collection of books.Inside, you'll find:Three complete books--Sew with Confidence, Serge with Confidence and Pattern Fitting with ConfidenceInspirational projects to sew and sergeStraightforward...
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Fashion Jewelry: A Beginner's Guide to Jewelry Making

COURTNEY LEGENHAUSEN · Lark Crafts
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Learn how to make beautiful jewelry from an up-and-coming designer with her own line! Bead stringing. Wire wrapping, Pearl knotting. This beginner-friendly guide, created by Courtney Legnhausen (owner of Lotus Jewelry) , teaches all the basics of fashioning fun and attractive bracelets,...
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Black & Decker The Book of Home How-To: The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair & Improvement

Editors of Cool Springs Press · Cool Springs Press
Format: Hardcover

All the Do-It-Yourself information you need for your home repairs: easy to search through, even easier to use.The editors at Cool Springs Press know a thing or two about DIY home improvement and maintenance; we've been writing about it for the past quarter-century, and we have more...
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Tinkerlab: A Hands-On Guide for Little Inventors

Rachelle Doorley · Roost Books
Format: Paperback

55 playful experiments that encourage tinkering, curiosity, and creative thinking from the creator of Tinkerlab.com - hands-on activities that explore art, science, and more. For children two and up.Kids are natural tinkerers. They experiment, explore, test, and play, and they learn a great...
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Ingenious: A True Story of Invention, Automotive Daring, and the Race to Revive America

Jason Fagone · Crown; 1ST edition
Format: Hardcover

An epic tale of invention, in which ordinary people’s lives are changed forever by their quest to engineer a radically new kind of car   In 2007, the X Prize Foundation announced that it would give $10 million to anyone who could build a safe, mass-producible car that could travel...
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