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Making Books: A Guide to Creating Handcrafted Books

London Centre for Book Arts. · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

From the London Centre for Books Arts, the internationally recognized, artistrun, open-access studio at the forefront of the book-craft community, comes this definitive manual for creating hand-bound books. Making Books: A Guide to Creating Handcrafted Books offers beginners and advanced...
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Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in America: Designs Inspired by Vintage Quilts from the American Museum in Britain

Kaffe Fassett · Taunton Press
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his highly successful series of patchwork and quilting books, Kaffe Fassett has returned to his American roots. Using the collection of American vintage quilts in Britain's American Museum in Bath as his inspiration, Kaffe has chosen 18 different...
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Natural Color: Vibrant Plant Dye Projects for Your Home and Wardrobe

Sasha Duerr · Watson-Guptill Publications
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

An exploration and appreciation of the brilliant spectrum of colors derived from plants, with seasonal, project-based ideas for using these natural dyes to color your clothing and home.Following the incredible success of the slow food movement, the slow fashion trend is now gaining momentum,...
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A Very Vintage Christmas: Holiday Collecting, Decorating and Celebrating

Bob Richter · Globe Pequot
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A Very Vintage Christmas embodies the nostalgia and sentimentality associated with the holiday season. Vintage ornaments, lights, decorations, cards and wrapping all conjure up happy memories of Christmases past and serve as tangible mementos of holidays shared with family and friends....
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Snuggle and Play Crochet: 40 Amigurumi Patterns for Lovey Security Blankets and Matching Toys

Carolina Guzman Benitez · SewandSo
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Snuggle up with a crochet comforter or play with a colourful character--this unique collection of 40 amigurumi patterns are simple to stitch and super cute! Featuring crochet toy patterns including boy and girl dolls, dogs and cats, bears and bunnies and many more, this amazing collection...
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The Log Cabin: An Illustrated History

Andrew Belonsky · Countryman Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Explore the history and lore behind a uniquely American iconLike a wooden security blanket that Americans reach for when times get tough, the log cabin has endured as a uniquely American symbol of home and hearth. This strain of cabin fever is no fleeting trend: It has struck at regular...
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Hello Tokyo: 30 Handmade Projects and Fun Ideas for a Cute, Tokyo-Inspired Lifestyle

EBONY BIZYS · HARRY N ABRAMS
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Full of fun and inventive projects, Hello Tokyo is a cute and quirky guide to living a DIY lifestyle inspired by Japanese crafts and trends Filled with simple craft projects and fun tips inspired by her daily life in Tokyo, Japanese blogger, crafter, and designer Ebony Bizys captures...
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Fashion Jewelry: A Beginner's Guide to Jewelry Making

COURTNEY LEGENHAUSEN · Lark Crafts
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Learn how to make beautiful jewelry from an up-and-coming designer with her own line! Bead stringing. Wire wrapping, Pearl knotting. This beginner-friendly guide, created by Courtney Legnhausen (owner of Lotus Jewelry) , teaches all the basics of fashioning fun and attractive bracelets,...
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Drive: The Definitive History of Driving

Giles Chapman · DK
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

Charting the 130-years from the arrival of horseless carriages to the advent of driverless vehicles, celebrate the automobile and the romance of the open road.Beginning with the development of the first vehicles powered by an internal combustion engine, Drive explores the early glamour...
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The Flower Chef: A Modern Guide to Do-It-Yourself Floral Arrangements

Carly Cylinder · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 223
Format: Print book

THE FLOWER CHEF is a modern, comprehensive guide to floral design that caters to all readers--from beginners who have never worked with flowers before and are looking for a new creative outlet, to decorators, party planners and photographers looking to liven up their spaces. Even professionals...
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Duct Tape Bags: 40 Projects for Totes, Clutches, Messenger Bags, and Bowlers

Richela Fabian Morgan · Clarkson Potter/Publishers
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

What if a designer handbag were as easy to craft as a duct tape wallet? Now it is with this easy-to-follow guide to making 40 handbags so fashionable, you won't actually believe they're made of duct-tape. Part art-piece, part usable accessory, Richela Fabian Morgan shows how each of these...
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The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Dressmaking: How to Hand Sew Georgian Gowns and Wear Them With Style

LAUREN STOWELL · Page Street Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Bring History to LifeWhether you wish you could time travel to the court of Versailles or the Highlands of Scotland, this comprehensive guide will walk you through how to make and wear your 18th century dream gown. Lauren Stowell and Abby Cox of American Duchess have endeavored to make...
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Clay: The Potter's Wheel

Maurice Sapiro · Davis
Pages: 87
Format: Hardcover

Master the art of the pottery wheel, to throw bowls, vases, lamp bases, even sculptural instructions.
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Jewelry School: Bead Stringing

CAROLINE SCHULZ · Search Press
Pages: 80
Format: Paperback

A comprehensive step-by-step guide to bead stringing for keen jewellery-makers.Beaded jewelry is popular among crafters as it requires very little by way of tools or materials. Jewelry School: Bead Stringing, written by Carolyn Schulz, author of Jewelry School: Let's Start Beading,...
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Robin Vizzone's Peculiar Primitives?A Collection of Eclectic Projects: Hand-Dyed Wool & Embroidery - Quilts, Dolls, Pillows & More

Robin Vizzone · C&T Publishing / Kansas City Star Quilts
Pages: 80
Format: Paperback

Embrace the beauty of primitive hand stitching with eclectic, age-worn designs. From wall quilts to table toppers and primitive dolls to pincushions, you'll sew 12 handcrafted projects with eccentric flair and distinct character -- ideal for beginners and more experienced sewists. Your...
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