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505 Quilt Blocks: Plus 36 Beautiful Projects to Make

Better Homes & Gardens · Better Homes and Gardens
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Blocks can be customized easily and adapted for use as wearables and home decorations.Color photographs inspire quilters to create new projects for themselves and for others. Step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and full-size quilt blocks make quilting easy even for beginners.
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So You Want to Be a Modern Homesteader?: All the Dirt on Living the Good Life

Kirsten Lie-Nielsen · New Society Publishers
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

The "look before you leap" guide to the joys and pitfalls of the rural good life. Dreams of self-sufficiency, independence, and tranquility continue to pull in a new generation of modern homesteaders. While growing your own food and being in charge of your life is the source of much...
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Weaving Within Reach: Beautiful Woven Projects by Hand or by Loom

Anne Weil · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Modern weaving projects like you've never seen - within easy reach of anyone. Weaving is a satisfying hobby for making home or clothing accessories that look plucked from your favorite stores. Here are Pinterest-worthy projects for creating earrings, clutches, pillows, wall hangings,...
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The Spirit of the Brush: Chinese Brush Painting Techniques: Simplicity, Spirit, and Personal Journey

Sungsook Hong Setton · Rockport Publishers
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Sungsook Setton learned ink painting techniques from Chinese and Korean masters in her native South Korea; now she brings them to you in The Spirit of the Brush. Chinese ink painting is one of the oldest continually practiced art forms in the world. First appearing in China in the fifth...
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Yellow Owl Workshop's make it yours : patterns and inspiration to stamp, stencil, and customize your stuff

Christine Schmidt · Potter Craft
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

"In Yellow Owl's Make It Yours, you'll learn techniques for bringing personal touches to objects all around your home. Upgrade your plain scarf with a colorful abstract design. Turn a dresser into an eye-catching art deco showpiece. Whip up a desert-inspired quilt to enliven...
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Modern Macrame: 33 Stylish Projects for Your Handmade Home

Emily Katz · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

The ultimate guide to creating and styling modern macramé projects in the home from top creative tastemaker and sought-after macramé artist Emily Katz.Macramé--the fine art of knotting--is an age-old craft that's undergoing a contemporary renaissance. At the heart of this resurgence...
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Crafting a Patterned Home: Painting, Printing, and Stitching Projects to Enliven Every Room

Kristin Nicholas · Roost Books
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Create a unique space that's all your own--bold and colorful handmade projects to fill your home with pattern from color expert crafter extraordinaire Kristin Nicholas.Jump into the world of pattern--get a crash course on the types of patterns and how they are made; learn how to gain...
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Crepe Paper Flowers: The Beginner's Guide to Making and Arranging Beautiful Blooms

Lia Griffith · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

With 30 projects and an introduction to both crafting paper flowers and working with crepe paper, this book is full of inspiration and expert advice for beginners. If you have a Cricut Maker, you can download the templates to your machine so you can enjoy your own homemade bouquets in no time.Crepe...
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Cutting Machine Crafts with Your Cricut, Sizzix, or Silhouette: Die Cutting Machine Projects to Make with 60 SVG Files

LIA GRIFFITH · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Get more creative with your Cricut, Sizzix, or Silhouette die cutting machine! Here are 50 easy projects and 60 templates for making gorgeous home accessories, fun party decor, and memorable gifts. This book includes beautiful items you can make using just about any electronic die cutting...
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A Well-Crafted Home: Inspiration and 60 Projects for Personalizing Your Space

Janet Crowther · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

From "the DIY maven" (Architectural Digest) , comes a beautiful, practical craft book for both aspiring and seasoned makers. Here are 60 projects for high-quality furniture, textiles, and accessories to enjoy all through the house--plus all the techniques you need for dyeing...
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