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Whittling Handbook

Peter Benson · GMC Publications
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

The Whittling Handbook is the perfect introduction to the simple, yet immensely pleasurable, craft of creating attractive objects with nothing more than a knife and a piece of timber. Whittling is an art form that can be as simple or as complex as you like. This delightful book guides the reader...
 
 
Sew Creative: 13 Projects to Make Your Own • Tons of Techniques

Jennifer Pol Colin · C&T Publishing / FunStitch Studio
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Get kids excited about sewing with projects they will actually want to make, such as a critter coin pouch, chalkboard backpack, mermaid tail blanket, glow-in-the-dark light bulb, traveler neck pillow, and more! Each of the 13 projects includes an element of fantasy and can easily be customized...
 
 
Lego minifigures : the ultimate guide to collectible minifigures.

Ed Maciorowski · Krause Publications
Pages: 160
Format:  Print book : English

Since their debut in 1978, LEGO minifigures have become the most iconic piece of the wildly popular toy line. Although small in stature, minifigures stand particularly tall as hot collector items. How hot? Consider the rare Mr. Gold (shown on the front cover) , who has sold for $1,500...
 
 
Junk Drawer Engineering: 25 Construction Challenges That Don't Cost a Thing

Bobby Mercer · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 212
Format: Paperback

There's no need for expensive, high-tech materials to test your engineering skills - you probably have all you need in your home junk drawer. Each hands-on project in this book will challenge you to come up with a unique solution to a specific design problem. Construct a Pasta Bridge strong...
 
 
Sew Happy

Karin Ziegler · DK Publishing
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

"Sew Happy" features 25 exclusive, simple sewing projects from German fashionista Karin Ziegler to give your wardrobe a makeover, whether you want to create a new piece or customize and revitalize your favorite skirt or sweater. Visual step-by-step instructions make each project...
 
 
The Big Book of Hacks

Doug Cantor · Weldon Owen
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

In this reboot of the popular 2012 title, readers will find a collection of the most up-to-date and thrilling DIY tech projects around - straight from the experts at Popular Science magazine. Updated with new and more modern projects, the Big Book of Hacks the perfect book for aspiring...
 
 
Crafty Gifts

JANE BULL · DK Children
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

A brand-new craft book for young crafters and makers ages 7 and up that features more than 20 step-by-step projects and inspiration to personalize each one.Packed with ideas for presents, wrapping, and cards, Jane Bull's Crafty Gifts includes everything from pretty picture frames to bath...
 
 
King of the Kustomizers: The Art of George Barris

Brett Barris · LAST GASP of San Francisco
Pages: 499
Format: Print book

George Barris is undisputably the "King of the Kustomizers," the most phenomenal kustom car builder ever. Barris created some of the best known and iconic cars of the 20th century, inlcuding the original TV Batmobile, the Munsters Koach, Hirohata Merc, Ala Kart and countless other...
 
 
Fun with Yarn and Fabric: More Than 50 Easy and Fun Projects to Sew, Crochet

Susanna Zacke · Skyhorse Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Color schemes; design themes; the expense of knickknacks, curtains, and bedclothes—decorating a household can be an intimidating prospect! Why not let your imagination (and your love of color) roam free? Unleash your creativity through sewing, crochet, and embroidery. With more than...
 
 
Sister Sampler Quilts: 3 Modern Sampler Quilts with Paired Sister Blocks

AnneMarie Chany · Fons & Porter
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Traditional piecing gets a fresh look!Do you love quilting, but are looking for a modern aesthetic? If so, you'll love Sister Sampler Quilts.Inside, you'll find 25 interchangeable sister blocks and 3 sampler quilts that challenge traditional grid layouts with fun, innovative settings....
 
 
The Complete Guide to Natural Homemade Beauty Products and Treatments: 150 Recipes from Scrubs and Masks to Moisturizers and Shampoo

Amelia Ruiz · Robert Rose
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

These beauty-enhancing and soothing cosmetics and treatments use only completely chemical-free ingredients. Amelia Ruiz guides the reader to effective use of all of nature's possibilities in homemade beauty treatments for complete skin, body and hair care. From aromatic and medicinal...
 
 
DIY Papercrafts

Marisa Edghill · Walter Foster Jr. - Quarto Library
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Learn how to transform washi tape and paper into beautiful stationery, giftwrap, gifts, and moreall with just a few simple tools! DIY Paper Crafts is full of unique and inspirational ideas and step-by-step projects that are perfect for washi tape crafters of any skill level. Full of inspirational...
 
 
Learn to Timber Frame: Craftsmanship, Simplicity, Timeless Beauty

Will Beemer · Storey Publishing
Pages: 191
Format: Print book

The first guide to timber framing written specifically for beginners Expert Will Beemer takes you through the entire process from start to finish, beginning with timber sourcing and ending with a finished building. Using full-color photos, detailed drawings, and clear step-by-step instructions,...
 
 
Shrugs, Shawls and Boleros

Leisure Arts. · Leisure Arts
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

75544 Shrugs, Shawls and Boleros The sensational softness of Lion Brand® Heartland® yarn gives a comforting feel to the six stylish crochet designs in Shrugs, Shawls, and Boleros. Made in America, this premium acrylic yarn comes in rich heathered and tweedy shades inspired by the natural...