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Handmade St. Patrick's Day Crafts

RUTH OWEN · GARETH STEVENS PUB
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Theres more to making St. Patricks Day crafts than the color green! Of course, this craft book with a St. Patricks Day theme features plenty of green, but readers are also led through making shamrock necklaces and bracelets, leprechaun hats filled with candy gold coins, and a reach the rainbow...
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Make It Yourself! Bots & Circuits

Kelly Coss · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Learn about makerspaces with Make It Yourself! Bots & Circuits! Young makers will discover what makerspaces are and how to hold maker events. Kids will create LED constellations, build robots, make flashlights, and more. Each project has color photos and easy-to-follow instructions....
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Natural Beauty with Coconut Oil: 50 Homemade Beauty Recipes Using Nature's Perfect Ingredient

Lucy Bee · Quadrille
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Coconut oil, as we know, is nature's perfect ingredient. It has earned that accolade not only for its versatility in cooking, but also its application as an effective and economic beauty treatment for skin, hair, and oral health.Tapping into the current trend for making your own beauty...
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Junior Maker

INC DORLING KINDERSLEY · DK Children
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Make, play, explore, and learn with this project-packed book of discovery.Little ones will love to get in on the maker fun with this cool book that supplements and complements the subjects they learn at school, while also encouraging hands-on interactivity and play.With clear step-by-step...
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If You Can Doodle, You Can Paint: Transforming Simple Drawings into Works of Art

Diane Culhane · Quarry Books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Doodle your way into a big painting!Doodling is really just mark making . . . marks that happen when you are otherwise occupied. These intuitive marks that flow from you naturally while you are doodling are an expression of your true style, like your handwriting. This book looks at our doodles...
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Elegant Soutache

Amee K. Sweet-McNamara · Lark Crafts
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Create stunningly intricate jewelry using soutache - a form of ornate braid or tassel. Providing plenty of photographed step-by-step instructions as a guide, Amee K. Sweet-McNamara shows intermediate-to-advanced jewelers the various techniques needed to make bracelets, pins, necklaces,...
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The Bridesmaid's Manual: Make it To and Through the Wedding with Your Sanity

Sarah Stein · Berkley
Format: Paperback

Will you be my bridesmaid? It's flattering, isn't it? A romantic celebration, and you'll be playing a supporting role. But what if being a bridesmaid means committing to a year of party planning and splurging on an unflattering dress you'll wear at the wedding--and never...
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Gloss, Floss, and Wash: DIY Crafts and Recipes for a Fresh Face and Teeth

Aubre Andrus · Capstone Press
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Face it! The skin on your face is more delicate than the skin on the rest of your body. The recipes in this book will help balance your skin in a natural way. Using some of nature's best ingredients, such as rosewater, essential oils, witch hazel, and aloe vera gel, you'll craft...
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Box Making

Guild of Master Craftsman Publications. · Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Box Making is an exciting new title aimed at avid woodworkers of all levels. Packed with 25 projects, there are designs to suit all tastes - from traditional hinged jewelry box designs to boxes with more elaborate and sophisticated opening mechanisms such as a quatrefoil box. Many of the projects...
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Makeup and Skin Hacks: Your Skin Situations Solved!

Rebecca Rissman · Capstone Press
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

Do breakouts have you down? Does your eye shadow look more raccoon than super model? Never fear! All of the tips you need to keep your skin glowing and your makeup on pointe are right here.
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Paper Flowers Chinese Style: Create Handmade Gifts and Decorations

FANG LIU · Shanghai Press
Pages: 152
Format: Hardcover

This Chinese papercraft book introduces readers to 24 unique paper flower patterns, with techniques for their folding and decoration, and tips for composition, color matching, floral vessels and display.The 24 patterns are designed to match the "24 solar terms" on the Chinese...
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Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated

Editors of Vogue Knitting Magazine · Sixth&Spring Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The ultimate knitting reference, from the world's most recognized knitting magazine, gets a thorough update - including 1,600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs! First published in 1989, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved...
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Weddings in Color: 500 Creative Ideas for Designing a Modern Wedding

Vané Broussard · Chronicle Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

In this candy-colored guide, Vané Broussard (founder of the uber-popular blog Brooklyn Bride) and Minhee Cho (of the covetable paper company Paper Cup) team up to present hundreds of entirely modern style ideas for every aspect of a wedding, in eight eye-catching and vibrant color palettes....
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2018 US/BNA Postage Stamp Catalog

WHITMAN PUBLISHING. · Whitman Publishing, LLC
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

The ultimate price guide and reference book! H.E. Harris s 2018 US/BNA Postage Stamp Catalog gives you reliable information on the stamps in your collection. Inside this high-quality, hardcover spiral-bound book, you ll find current market prices for the United States, U.S. possessions...
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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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