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Jewelry: The Body Transformed

Melanie Holcomb · Metropolitan Museum of Art
Pages: 280
Format: Hardcover

A cross-cultural examination of jewelry spanning 5,000 years that investigates not only the objects themselves but also the bodies they decorated As an art form, jewelry is defined primarily through its connection to and interaction with the body - extending it, amplifying it, accentuating...
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The Complete Book of Horses: Breeds, Care, Riding, Saddlery: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia Of Horse Breeds And Practical Riding Techniques With 1500 Photographs - Fully Updated

Debby Sly · Lorenz Books
Pages: 512
Format: Hardcover

Expert advice on breeds, all aspects of horse care, and step-by-step riding techniques, fully updated.
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Simply Shetland Lace: 6 Knitted Stitches, 20 Beautiful Projects

Brooke Nico · Lark Crafts
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Learn how to master three classic Shetland lace motifs - just six simple stitches - and build your skills with 20 beautiful and varied projects, too! Explore traditional Shetland lace knitting with expert teacher Brooke Nico! She shows how just three simple motifs - Feather and Fan and Old Shale;...
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The Kansas City Star Quilts Sampler: 60 Blocks from 1928-1961, Historical Profiles by Barbara Brackman

C&T Publishing · C&T Publishing / Kansas City Star Quilts
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

In 1928, the Kansas City Star newspaper printed its first quilt block pattern -- they continued this tradition for 34 wonderful and influential years. Now for the first time, the best of the blocks from each year can be found in one place! Slow down and stitch all 60 vintage blocks, culminating...
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I Love My Dog Embroidery: 380 Stitch Motifs for Dog Moms and Dads

Oksana Kokovkina · Quarry Books
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback

I Love My Dog Embroidery is a collection of 380 adorable dog-themed stitch motifs for pooch parents and their beloved fur babies, with project ideas, how-tos, and templates. Created by embroidery artist MakikoArt and six other amazing embroidery artists, this "dog fanciful" collection...
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Delicate Crochet: 23 Light and Pretty Designs for Shawls, Tops and More

Sharon Hernes Silverman · Stackpole Books
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Light, airy pieces crocheted in fine yarns show off the beauty of your crochet stitches and are a dream to wear! The shawls, cardigans, tops, and other designs in this collection are light as a feather, super soft, and made to drape beautifully across your body. These lacy pieces are fun to crochet...
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Move It! Projects You Can Drive, Fly, and Roll

Christa Schneider · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Makerspaces are places designed to inspire creativity and collaboration. In Move It! Projects You Can Drive, Fly, and Roll, kids will make a mini helicopter fly from a circuit-controlled helipad, build a motorized LEGO car, and more! Colorful step-by-step photos bring each project to life....
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Cozy Minimalist Home: More Style, Less Stuff

Myquillyn Smith · Zondervan
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

More Style, Less StuffCozy Minimalism isn't about going without or achieving a particular new, modern style. Nope. It's simply a mindset that helps you get whatever style YOU LOVE with the fewest possible items.You want a warm, cozy, inviting home, without using more resources,...
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Knot It!

John Sherry · Familius
Pages: 124
Format: Hardcover

Master 100 essential outdoor knots with help from John Sherry, one of the world's leading knot-tying educators! Based on the wildly successful Pro-Knot cards and Sherry's own NetKnots.com website, Knot It! is an unprecedented resource for novices and masters alike. Full-color pages...
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More Sewing to Sell―Take Your Handmade Business to the Next Level: 16 New Projects to Make & Sell!

Virginia Lindsay · C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Take your handmade business to a truly professional level with practical advice from industry experts! Best-selling author Virginia Lindsay teaches you how to sell your handmade items for a real profit. This hands-on guide to the sewing business includes 16 new sewing patterns, all copyright-...
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