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A Guide to Film and TV Cosplay

Holly Swinyard - White Owl
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever wanted to escape into a comic book and become your favourite superhero? Or run away into the world of Disney princesses? Well, who says you can't? Maybe it's time you get your cosplay on!Cosplay is a hobby that is sweeping the globe, you can see it at comic cons, book...
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Baking Class: 50 Fun Recipes Kids Will Love to Bake!

DEANNA F COOK - Storey Publishing, LLC
Format: Spiral-bound

Following the best-selling Cooking Class comes this delightful baking companion for kids ages 8-12, featuring 50 easy-to-follow recipes. Lively step-by-step photos teach bakers-in-training how to knead dough, make biscuits, decorate cookies, and produce a perfect pie, along with essential...
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The Best of Buttermilk Basin: A Bevy of Cotton and Wool Quilted Projects

Stacy West - That Patchwork Place
Format: Paperback

A smidge of vintage, a splash of folk art, a pop of color, and a pinch of patchwork--your recipe for creating the coveted Buttermilk Basin style. Join bits of wool, cotton, and thread to bring 17 charming projects to life--they couldn't be easier to create! With simple wool-applique,...
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Guitar: The World's Most Seductive Instrument

- Workman Publishing Company, Inc.

Celebrate the significance, the magic, and the mojo of the world's most seductive instrument. An obsessive, full-color book presented in an irresistible slipcase, Guitar features 200 instruments in stunning detail. Here are icons, like Prince's Yellow Cloud, Willie Nelson's "Trigger,"...
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Fun & Funky Cross Stitch: 160 Designs, 5 Alphabets, 30 Bonus Gift Ideas

Immediate Media - C&T Publishing
Format: Paperback

Hand stitch funky designs! A fabulous collection of fun and funky cross-stitch designs. Cross-stitch animals, nature, and so much more with helpful guides to each project. Designs range from beginner-friendly to more advanced, and with 160 designs there is plenty to keep you reaching for this...
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Everyday Magic for Kids: 30 Amazing Magic Tricks That You Can Do Anywhere

Justin Flom - Running Press Kids
Format: Paperback

Perfect the art of magic with simple every day objects and tips from professional magician Justin Flom.Using every day objects, daring magician Justin Flom (434K Facebook followers and 153K subscribers on YouTube) will teach kids all they need to know to perform 30 amazing and how-did-you-do-that...
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Faerie knitting : 14 tales of love and magic

Lisa Hoffman - Adams Media
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman and master knitter Lisa Hoffman comes Faerie Knitting, a magical melding of words and yarn where the ordinary is turned into the extraordinary and where imagination becomes creation.The magic of storytelling and the magic...
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Crafting a Patterned Home: Painting, Printing, and Stitching Projects to Enliven Every Room

Kristin Nicholas - Roost Books
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 inspiration...
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Making Your Own Greeting Cards & Gift Wrap: More Than 50 Step-by-Step Papercrafting Projects for Every Occasion

Vivienne Bolton
Format: Paperback

Give Your Sentiments the Personal Touch This big papercrafting book is bursting with creative inspiration for handmade cards that are as delightful to give as to receive. Making Your Own Greeting Cards & Gift Wrap shows how to make a host of impressive cards, boxes, bags, tags, wrapping...
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Beginner's Guide to Punch Needle Projects: 26 Accessories and Decorations to Embroider in Relief

Juliette Michelet - Landauer Books
Format: Paperback

Punch needle is relaxing as it is gratifying!Fast and easy to do, learn the fun craft of punch needle with an introduction to learn all the basic notions and techniques26 colorful and lively creations you can make to wear, gift, or use to decorate your homeStep-by-step instructions and high-quality...
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