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Wiring a House: 5th Edition

Rex Cauldwell · Taunton Press; Fifth Edition edition

This classic reference book on home wiring for homeowners, electricians and apprentices has been completely updated to reflect changes to the electrical code since it was first published in 1996. New material on home generators, lightning protection and wiring "above code" has been...
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The Knowledgeable Knitter: Understand the Inner Workings of Knitting and Make Every Project a Success

Margaret Radcliffe · Storey Publishing, LLC
Format: Hardcover

The Knowledgeable Knitter is the definitive reference for any knitter seeking better results, whether the challenge is reading a pattern chart, substituting yarn, modifying a pattern, fixing a mistake, shaping a collar, or adjusting an armhole. Expert Margaret Radcliffe, author of The Knitting...
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Steampunk Your Wardrobe: Easy Projects to Add Victorian Flair to Everyday Fashions

Calista Taylor · Design Originals
Format: Paperback

Learn to infuse the popular steampunk style into your wardrobe with easy and inexpensive techniques for garments and accessories.
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Collected: Living with the Things You Love

Rebecca Robertson · Harry N. Abrams; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In Collected, expert collectors and decorating experts Fritz Karch and Rebecca Robertson present a tour of peculiar, elegant, and awe-inspiring collections from around the world. The book teaches readers the basic principles of the hunt while exploring the thoughtful and inventive ways...
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Uncommon Cards: Stationery Made with Found Treasures, Recycled Objects, and a Little Imagination

Jeanne Williamson · Running Press
Format: Book

The right greeting card is hard to find, but with the most basic sewing machine and a few recycled materials, you’ll have cards for every occasion in a snap. With 52 sewn designs made from easy-to-follow, straightforward instructions, you can show just how much you care with a beautiful,...
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Starter Vegetable Gardens: 24 No-Fail Plans for Small Organic Gardens

Barbara Pleasant · Storey Publishing, LLC; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

9781603425292 Features: -Title: Starter Vegetable Gardens. -Sub title: 24 No-Fail Plans for Small Organic Gardens. -ISBN: 1603425292. -ISBN 13: 9781603425292. -General subject: Gardening. -Subject: Gardening / organic. Subject: -Gardening. Country of Manufacture: -United States. Age Group:...
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The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-Reliance in Uncertain Times

Carol Deppe · Chelsea Green
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Scientist/gardener Carol Deppe combines her passion for organic gardening with newly emerging scientific information from many fields -- resilience science, climatology, climate change, ecology, anthropology, paleontology, sustainable agriculture, nutrition, health, and medicine. In the last...
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Feltlicious: Needle-Felted Treats to Make & Give

Kari Chapin · Sixth&Spring Books; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Bestselling author Kari Chapin (The Handmade Marketplace) and needle-felting artist Kerri Wessel concoct a delightful “cookbook” of more than 30 amazing felted foods. The menu features such fare as Good Morning breakfast dishes; Diner Delights; Farmer's Market fruits and vegetables;...
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Crochet for the Absolute Beginner

Pauline Turner · Search Press; Spi edition
Format: Print book

Restyled, and with fresh new photography, Crochet for the Absolute Beginner is the ideal novice’s guide, containing crochet expert Pauline Turner’s clear, step-by-step guidance, inspiring projects and helpful hints and tips. The close-up photography and no-nonsense advice leads...
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Kitchen Idea Book

Joanne Kellar Bouknight · The Taunton Press
Pages: 217
Format: Paperback

A virtual designer's notebook of ideas, inspiration and information -- without the high designer price tag -- this all new edition of Kitchen Idea Book will be a homeowner's first step in turning their existing kitchen into their dream kitchen, whether it's new construction...
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Idiot's Guides: Dog Training

Liz Palika · ALPHA
Format: Paperback

Nothing is more exciting than bringing home a new puppy or dog. But without some basic training, a dog can turn life upside down. Idiot's Guides: Dog Training helps readers lay a solid, positive behavioral foundation for dogs of all ages and levels of prior training. Filled with full-color,...
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