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Sewing Pretty Little Accessories: Charming Projects to Make and Give

Cherie Lee · Fox Chapel Publishing
Format: Print book

Sewing Pretty Little Accessories shows how to use small pieces of fabric to make big impressions. This book is packed with creative ideas for using fabric scraps and remnants in classic, beautiful designs. Cherie Lee, author of Sewing Pretty Little Things, reveals new ways to give new purpose...
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Classic Knits

Marianne Isager · Interweave Press LLC
Pages: 183
Format: Paperback

Featuring 25 traditional projects derived from basic knit and purl patterns, this timeless collection of knitwear designs offers new and innovative ideas on a variety of subjects, such as stitch patterns, yarn combinations, and yarn construction techniques that add modern finishes to classic...
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Knitter's Stash: Favorite Patterns from America's Yarn Shops

Barbara Albright · Interweave Press
Format: Hardcover

What today’s knitters love even more than knitting is visiting their local yarn shops and stocking up on new ideas, patterns, and tons of yarn. This collection of 30 patterns chosen from hundreds of entries submitted by yarn shops across the country is full of personal stories, knitting...
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Fairy Tale Knits: 32 Projects to Knit Happily Ever After

A. Stewart-Guinee · Wiley; 1 edition
Format: Book

wiley publishers fairy tale knits. this great book features thirty two projects to knit happily every after dreams for your little ones. this magical collection is reminiscent of the worlds most beloved fabled characters. designed for everyday school and play and using yarns that are soft...
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DIY Fashionista: 40 Stylish Projects to Re-Invent and Update Your Wardrobe

Geneva Vanderzeil · Carlton Books
Format: Hardcover

Sustainable, economical . . . fabulous! Recreate the most coveted catwalk trends at home with projects that reuse items you already own or can easily buy secondhand. The stunningly professional-looking garments and accessories range from dresses, skirts, jackets, and trousers to jewelry,...
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The Spinner's Book of Fleece: A Breed-by-Breed Guide to Choosing and Spinning the Perfect Fiber for Every Purpose

Beth Smith · Storey Publishing, LLC
Format: Hardcover

As spinners, knitters, and weavers know, the characteristics of fleece -- its structure, grease content, and fiber diameter -- vary widely depending on the breed of sheep the fleece comes from. These factors are crucial when you're deciding how to spin your fleece and use your finished...
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Simpler Living Handbook: A Back to Basics Guide to Organizing, Decluttering, Streamlining, and More

Jeff Davidson · Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Book

The ultimate guide to streamlining your life.Life moves too quickly these days, as technology, work, and personal commitments make it almost impossible to relax and enjoy life. Finding yourself stressed over the clutter in your kitchen or the mass of paper in front of your computer? Relax....
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The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Postage Stamps 2015, 37th Edition

Thomas E. Hudgeons Jr. · House of Collectibles; 37 edition
Format: Paperback

The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Postage Stamps 2015 is an indispensable, easy-to-use sourcebook for collectors. Filled with the most current values and the latest market reports, this guide has all the information you need to become a knowledgeable collector of stamps.Features...
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Make It Your Own: 25 Stylish Projects For Your Home

Anna Alicia · Hardie Grant Books
Format: Hardcover

Anna Alicia, the designer-maker behind eco-ethical homeware and jewellery label A Alicia, brings you 25 beautifully designed projects to help transform your home into a wonderful living space that truly reflects your personal style. Anna’s approach encourages...
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Gardening with Native Plants of the South

Sally Wasowski · Taylor Trade Publishing; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

In today's South, where find gardening is a tradition, many homeowners and professional gardeners are discovering a vast "new" palette of plant materials-native plants. They are realizing that these native wildflowers, trees, shrubs, groundcovers, vines, and grasses are far better...
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Natural Christmas Crafts

Ilona Butterer · Stackpole Books
Format: Book

Creative ideas for 27 decorative Christmas items made from natural materials and found objects.Create unique handmade Christmas décor and gifts with a simple, rustic lookTransform pinecones, scrap wood, seeds, nuts, fabric, old jars and bottles, twigs, paper bags, and other easy-to-find...
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