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Idiot's Guides: Dog Training
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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Knit Kimono
Knit Kimono

Vicki Square · Interweave Press
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

From casual to formal, the kimono shape has endured for centuries as an internationally recognized icon of Japanese life and culture. With 18 original designs, each a knitted interpretation of a traditional kimono style, this handbook makes knitting homemade kimonos deceptively easy. Projects...
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Crochet for the Absolute Beginner
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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1,000 Steampunk Creations: Neo-Victorian Fashion, Gear, and Art
1,000 Steampunk Creations: Neo-Victorian Fashion, Gear, and Art

Dr. Grymm Dr. Grymm · Quarry Books; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

Steampunk is a burgeoning counter-cultural movement; a genre, community, and artform. The Steampunk movement seeks to recapture the spirit of invention, adventure, and craftsmanship reminiscent of early-nineteenth-century industrialization, in part to restore a sense of wonder to a technology-jaded...
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Colin Cowie Wedding Chic: 1,001 Ideas for Every Moment of Your Celebration
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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Rubber Band Engineer: Build Slingshot Powered Rockets, Rubber Band Rifles, Unconventional Catapults, and More Guerrilla Gadgets from Household Hardware
Rubber Band Engineer: Build Slingshot Powered Rockets, Rubber Band Rifles, Unconventional Catapults, and More Guerrilla Gadgets from Household Hardware

Lance Akiyama · Rockport Publishers
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Create projects and projectiles that will fly, float, launch, or roll on their own power with Rubber Band Engineer!So many of the world's most inventive minds, from Ben Franklin to Steve Jobs, were lifelong tinkerers. Their joy in the process is evident in the originality of their work....
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The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-Reliance in Uncertain Times
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
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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2-at-a-Time Socks: Revealed Inside. . . The Secret of Knitting Two at Once on One Circular Needle Works for any Sock Pattern!
2-at-a-Time Socks: Revealed Inside. . . The Secret of Knitting Two at Once on One Circular Needle Works for any Sock Pattern!

Melissa Morgan-Oakes · Storey Publishing, LLC
Format: Hardcover

Sock knitters everywhere know the frustration of Second Sock Syndrome. It goes something like this: A cute new sock pattern and soft, foot-warming yarn lead to many happy knitting hours, resulting in . . . ONE sock. The first sock is done (and it's adorable!) but pattern distraction...
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Steampunk Your Wardrobe: Easy Projects to Add Victorian Flair to Everyday Fashions
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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Sew Happy
Sew Happy

Karin Ziegler · DK Publishing
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

"Sew Happy" features 25 exclusive, simple sewing projects from German fashionista Karin Ziegler to give your wardrobe a makeover, whether you want to create a new piece or customize and revitalize your favorite skirt or sweater. Visual step-by-step instructions make each project...
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An Unlikely Vineyard: The Education of a Farmer and Her Quest for Terroir
An Unlikely Vineyard: The Education of a Farmer and Her Quest for Terroir

Deirdre Heekin · Chelsea Green
Pages: 371
Format: Print book

Named one of the Best Wine Books of 2014 by The New York Times, An Unlikely Vineyard tells the evolutionary story of Deirdre Heekin's farm from overgrown fields to a fertile, productive, and beautiful landscape that melds with its natural environment. Is it possible to capture landscape...
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