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The Knitting Book: Over 250 Step-by-Step Techniques

Haffenden, Vikki · DK
Pages: 364
Format: Hardcover

A new edition of DK's ultimate knitting bible, with hundreds of step-by-step techniques, more than 120 patterns for a variety of knitting stitches, and 20 knitting projects suitable for all abilities. Each step-by-step technique is shown with clear, easy-to-follow photography and explained...
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Super Simple Christmas Activities: Fun and Easy Holiday Projects for Kids

Borgert-Spaniol, Megan · Super Sandcastle
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Introduces readers to Christmas and its traditions, and provides step-by-step, illustrated instructions for holiday handicraft projects, including a handprint wreath, a sled ornament, and Christmas magnets.
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Super Simple Presidents' Day Activities: Fun and Easy Holiday Projects for Kids

Borgert-Spaniol, Megan · Super Sandcastle
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Get ready to celebrate US presidents! Kids will learn all about Presidents' Day and its traditions with Super Simple Presidents' Day Activities. Then, explore ways they can celebrate this holiday by making a patriotic garland, a presidential guessing game, and more. Colorful photos...
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Elemental Knits: A Perennial Knitwear Collection

Courtney Spainhower · Interweave
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Elemental Knits is for women who aspire to be ever stylish, more comfortable, and less wasteful. With knitwear designer Courtney Spainhower, you'll craft an appearance that truly reflects your spirit with a collection of 20 knitting patterns designed to enhance your wardrobe year-round....
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Making Marbled Paper: Paint Techniques & Patterns for Classic & Modern Marbleizing on Paper & Silk

Heather RJ Fletcher
Format: Paperback

Explore the magic of marbling!Over 30 marbling patterns to create, each design colorful and intricate, with clear how-to photos6 marbling projects show how to transfer your marbled designs on a variety of materials for home décor, stationery, textiles, and other possibilitiesStep-by-step...
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The Complete Photo Guide to Soap Making

Fisher, David · Creative Publishing int'l
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Soap making is a fun and creative hobby that you can do right in the comfort of your own kitchen. The Complete Photo Guide to Soap Making is an A-Z primer on all things soap making written by About.com soap making expert David Fisher. This easy-to-use book will guide you through everything...
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The Complete Guide to Natural Soap Making: Create 65 All-Natural Cold-Process, Hot-Process, Liquid, Melt-and-Pour, and Hand-Milled Soaps

Gail Aaron, Amanda · Althea Press
Pages: 294
Format: Paperback

All-Natural Soap, All You Need to Know.Melt oils. Match colors to fragrances, Add exfoliants, essential oils, or whatever else you want to throw into the mix. Try a simple slab swirl or opt for a tiger stripe -- the creative possibilities of homemade soaps are endless. If you're wondering...
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The Weaving Explorer: Ingenious Techniques, Accessible Tools & Creative Projects with Yarn, Paper, Wire & More

Deborah Jarchow · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Weaving is a highly accessible craft - over, under is the basic technique - but the stumbling block for many would-be weavers has been the high cost of a commercial loom. The Weaving Explorer removes that barrier, inviting crafters and artists to try out an amazing range of techniques...
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DIY Watercolor Flowers: The Beginner's Guide to Flower Painting for Journal Pages, Handmade Stationery and More

Boudon, Marie · SewandSo
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Learn to paint beautiful watercolor flowers in simple steps with this free and easy approach to watercolor painting for beginners. Marie Boudon's beautifully presented creative course will give you a good grounding in this new-to-you medium and teach you all you need to know to get started...
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2020 Standard Catalog of Firearms

Jerry Lee · Caribou Media Group
Pages: 1504
Format: Paperback

MORE GUNS! MORE VALUES! MORE OF WHAT YOU NEED! In the Updated Standard Catalog of Firearms 30th Edition! For more than a quarter century Standard Catalog of Firearms has been the leading illustrated guide to guns and their values, offering more of what the firearms enthusiast and collector...
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