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Handsewn: The Essential Techniques for Tailoring and Embellishment

Margaret Rowan · Interweave Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Take handsewing to the next levelSewists are developing increasing interest in heritage handsewing techniques that add beautiful or couturelike finishing touches to the final project Small handfinished details can quickly become a testament to the style creativity and skill of the sewistHandsewn...
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Simple Flower Arranging

Mark Welford · DK Publishing, 2014.
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Easy and elegant flower arranging for everyone. Simple Flower Arranging helps you to create flower arrangements with style and flair- be it flowers for the home, a gift, or wedding flowers. Love having flowers in your house or making blooming bouquets? Be inspired by more than 60 stylish...
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The Complete Practical Encyclopedia of Needlecrafts: Quilting, Cross Stitch, Patchwork, Sewing

Lucinda Ganderton · Southwater Publishing
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

Timeless and popular handicrafts in one volume, with 340 original projects and 1900 technique photographs.
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Crochet So Lovely: 21 Carefree Lace Designs

Kristin Omdahl · Interweave
Format: Print book

Oh-so-Lovely crochet lace designs! Enjoy 21 beautiful crochet patterns that you will wear again and again in Crochet So Lovely. Author Kristin Omdahl offers a collection of crochet lace patterns along specific themes--creating interesting lace by playing with gauge; creating allover lace;...
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Quilt Giving: 19 Simple Quilt Patterns to Make and Give

Deborah Fisher · Fons & Porter
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

Enjoy the simple gift of quilting!Creating a quilt is always a gift--in finding the time to enjoy your hobby, and in giving away your finished piece. In the pages of Quilt Giving, you'll find nineteen quilts that make perfect presents for yourself or someone else.The quilt patterns in this...
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Sketch Your Stuff: 200 Things to Draw and How to Draw Them

John Stich · Quarry Books
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Grab your pencil and Sketch your Stuff!Learn how to turn the everyday objects that fill your life into subjects for your sketchbook, allowing you to work on your drawing skills at any moment of the day or night. You'll find over 200 prompts to help you build up strong art skills as you work...
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A-Z of Heirloom Sewing

Country Bumpkin · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Discover the delights of Heirloom Sewing, a collection of fine needlework techniques that imitate fine French hand sewing. The use of delicate fabrics trimmed with lace, entredeux, ribbon and tucks are common characteristics of this beautiful technique. Perfect for adding that extra special...
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Homesteading: A Backyard Guide to Growing Your Own Food, Canning, Keeping Chickens, Generating Your Own Energy, Crafting, Herbal Medicine, and More

Abigail R. Gehring · Skyhorse Publishing; Second Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The companion to the bestseller Back to Basics for country, urban, and suburban folksnow fully updated! Who doesnt want to shrink their carbon footprint, save money, and eat homegrown food whenever possible? Even readers who are very much on the grid will embrace this large, fully illustrated...
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Backyard Foraging: 65 Familiar Plants You Didn't Know You Could Eat

Ellen Zachos · Storey Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

You don't need to trek into the forest to forage edible plants. Ideal for first-time foragers, this book features 70 edible weeds, flowers, mushrooms, and ornamental plants typically found in urban or suburban neighborhoods. You'll be amazed by how many of the plants you see each...
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Modern Folk Embroidery: 30 Contemporary Projects for Folk Art Inspired Designs

Nancy Nicholson · David & Charles
Pages: 127
Format: Paperback

Folk art is influencing everything from fashion to interiors and now you can incorporate this trend into your home in a contemporary way with this collection of stunning modern folk art inspired embroidery designs by leading designer, Nancy Nicholson. This collection includes 20 embroidery...
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Gizelle's Bucket List: My Life with a Very Large Dog

Lauren Watt · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 244
Format: Print book

"A lightbeat, epic account of how the 20-something author brought her giant English Mastiff to her first tiny New York apartment after college, while navigating boyfriends, first jobs, her mother's illness and a bucket list that involves her dog's participation, "--NoveList."Lauren...
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Crafter's Market 2016: How to Sell Your Crafts and Make a Living

Kerry Bogert · Fons & Porter
Format: Print book

The single resource to make your craft your career!Crafter's Market 2016 is the perfect start to your crafting career. This comprehensive guide will introduce you to a whole new world of possibilities for marketing your craft. Editor Kerry Bogert, author of Totally Twisted and Rustic...
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Literary Yarns: Crochet Projects Inspired by Classic Books

Cindy Wang · Quirk Books
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Crochet adorable amigurumi inspired by classic literature. Comics fans have action figures. Sports fans get trading cards. But what about literature lovers? What book-themed accessories can decorate bookshelves, proclaim a love of reading, and show off crafting skills, all at the same...
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