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Stylish Jewelry Your Way: Designs in Stringing, Wirework, Stitching, Metalwork, and More

Editors of Bead&Button Magazine · Kalmbach Books; Pap/Com edition
Format: Book

The lines between wireworkers, beaders, and jewelry makers are blurring as creative explorers dip their toes into new territories, learn new techniques, and apply ideas to new media. Stylish Jewelry Your Way was created just for them. With projects chosen from the popular special issue...
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Now I Sit Me Down: From Klismos to Plastic Chair: A Natural History

Witold Rybczynski · Farrar
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Have you ever wondered where rocking chairs came from, or why cheap plastic chairs are suddenly everywhere?In Now I Sit Me Down, the distinguished architect and writer Witold Rybczynski chronicles the history of the chair from the folding stools of pharaonic Egypt to the ubiquitous stackable...
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Textile Nature: Textile Techniques and Inspiration from the Natural World

Anne Kelly · Batsford
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Create original textiles inspired by plants, flowers, gardens, insects, and birds. This gorgeous guide teaches fiber artists how to draw directly from nature, use sketchbooks and mood boards to explore their local environment, and make small pieces (such as folding books) based on observational...
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Do Not Sell At Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm Records

Amanda Petrusich · Scribner; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

The untold story of a quirky and important subculture: The world of 78rpm records and the insular community that celebrates them - by acclaimed music critic and author Amanda Petrusich, who contributes regularly to Pitchfork, The Oxford American, and The New York Times.Before MP3s, CDs,...
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Kaffe Fassett's Bold Blooms: Quilts and Other Works Celebrating Flowers

Kaffe Fassett · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A stunning guide and vibrant pattern collection of 25 new patchwork and needlepoint projects, from renowned color expert and quilt and fabric designer Kaffe Fassett. Drawing inspiration from the natural beauty of flowers, Kaffe Fassett's Bold Blooms invites crafters to explore the behind-the-scenes...
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Birdhouses & More: Easy-to-Build Houses & Feeders for Birds, Bats, Butterflies and Other Backyard Creatures

A.J. Hamler · Popular Woodworking Books
Format: Book

Make Your Yard a Home for Creatures Great and Small!Imagine filling your backyard with birds, bees, butterflies, chipmunks, deer, toads and more. That's all possible with the beautiful, yet practical, projects in this book.Birdhouses & More offers easy-to-follow plans for 25 projects--from...
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First Sewing: Simple Projects for Beginners

Collins & Brown · Collins & Brown
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Sterling Publishing-Collins & Brown Publishing: First Sewing. Become a confident sewer, even if you have never sewn a stitch before! These simple projects-more than twenty for you and your home-will quickly turn you into an expert. Complete novices can begin with the lavender bag or pretty...
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Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction

Christine Haynes · Creative Publishing int'l
Format: Paperback

The Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction helps you master all of the techniques needed to sew clothes--including tops, dresses, pants, skirts, and even outerwear. This technique-driven book follows the entire process of clothing construction, including a section on the sewing machine...
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Baby Gifts to Knit: Over 60 Sweet and Soft Patterns for Baby's First Two Years

The Editors of Marie Claire Idees · Trafalgar Square Books
Format: Book

What a joy it is to knit for Baby's first two years! In this highly illustrated book, you'll find over 60 charming patterns from Marie Claire's exceptional collection, in gentle colors and a variety of styles, all designed just for babies–including booties, undershirts,...
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Making Clothes for Your Dog: How to Sew and Knit Outfits that Keep Your Dog Warm and Looking Great

· Fox Chapel Publishing
Format: Paperback

Make your dog the most stylish pooch on the block, with this inspiring collection of cute clothes to sew and knit for your favorite pet! Featuring dozens of fun and funky designs, theres something here for every doggie personality. Making Clothes for Your Dog teaches you how to pamper your...
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