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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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The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability--Designing for Abundance

William McDonough · North Point Press

From the authors of Cradle to Cradle, we learn whats next The UpcycleThe Upcycle is the eagerly awaited follow-up to Cradle to Cradle, one of the most consequential ecological manifestoes of our time. Now, drawing on the green living lessons gained from 10 years of putting the Cradle to Cradle...
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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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ScrapTherapy® Scraps Plus One!: New Patterns to Quilt Through Your Stash with Ease

Joan Ford · Taunton Press
Format: Paperback

While it is well-loved, leftover scrap fabric can start to feel familiar to quilters, so Ford reinvigorates the desire to use their collection. Not only does she recap her sought-after, step-by-step instructions to cut and organize smaller pieces of fabric and share 20 fabulous new patterns...
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The Book: A Cover-to-Cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of Our Time

Keith Houston · W W Norton
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

"Everybody who has ever read a book will benefit from the way Keith Houston explores the most powerful object of our time. And everybody who has read it will agree that reports of the book's death have been greatly exaggerated." -- Erik Spiekermann, typographerWe may love...
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Tiny Houses: Designs for 43 Tiny Houses

Lester R. Walker · Overlook Books
Format: Book

Tiny Houses is an invitation to dream and, perhaps, to build any one of the 43 charming tiny houses. Both playful tribute and handy how-to, this is a wonderfully illustrated volume that features hundreds of photographs and detailed scale drawings. Whether you're a student of philosophy...
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Colin Cowie Wedding Chic: 1,001 Ideas for Every Moment of Your Celebration

Colin Cowie · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

When you imagine your wedding, what do you see?Maybe you dream of exchanging vows before an intimate gathering of family and friends at sunset, followed by a chic and elegant dinner under the stars in balmy weather. You can practically see yourself at the altar, taste the cuisine, smell...
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The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House

John Carroll · Taunton Press
Format: Hardcover

If the idea of building your own home with your own hands sounds positively exhilarating, The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House will show you how. This step-by-step course in residential carpentry takes a unique visual approach to instruction, with 1,200 full-color drawings of every...
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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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Home Remodeling: Planning*Design*Construction

Editors of Fine Homebuilding · Taunton Press; Original edition
Format: Print book

While new construction has slowed to a crawl and upgrading to a bigger house is no longer a sure thing, more and more homeowners are choosing to remodel. They're actively looking for information on how to make their current home a better place to live. This collection of 36 articles...
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Wiring Complete: Expert Advice from Start to Finish

Michael Litchfield · Taunton Press; Second Edition edition
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

This volume is a comprehensive authoritative and easy to use reference for homeowners covering all home wiring situations from the most basic to advanced The only projects not covered are those that should be left to professionals This highly visual book focused on real world situations...
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Antiques Roadshow Primer: The Introductory Guide to Antiques and Collectibles from the Most-Watched Series on PBS

Carol Prisant · Workman Publishing Company; 1ST edition
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

The national treasure hunt, Antiques Roadshow is, in its third season, the most popular show on PBS. Every week it draws millions and millions of viewers to the edge of their seats as independent dealers and specialists from the country's leading auction houses appraise family heirlooms...
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