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Playful Painting: Pets: More than 20 fun and clever painting projects for animal lovers

Faye Moorhouse · Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

From an affectionate French Bulldog and astute Boxer to a sassy tabby cat, if you love animals and art, then your tail will be wagging with each of our easy-to-learn lessons and the humor that goes with them. You'll be an expert in gouache, pencil, and ink in no time!Playful Painting: Pets...
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Sew Illustrated - 35 Charming Fabric & Thread Designs: 16 Zakka Projects

Minki Kim · Stash Books
Pages: 132
Format: Print book

Use free-motion stitching and appliqué to embellish charming handmade gifts! Make and share 16 small projects in the popular Zakka design style, including bags, coasters, pincushions, a cosmetic roll, and a mini sewing kit. Learn how to transfer and sew any of the 35 adorable sketches-printed...
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Arne & Carlos' Field Guide to Knitted Birds: Over 40 Handmade Projects to Liven Up Your Roost

Carlos Zachrison · Trafalgar Square Books
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Let Arne & Carlos guide you on a journey into the colorful and imaginative bird kingdom! Inspired by nature both at home and abroad - from their garden in Tonsåsen come the characteristic bullfinch, chickadee, and wagtail, to name a few, but the fun doesn't stop there. Knit cold-weather...
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A-Z of Whitework

Country Bumpkin · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

The ultimate resource for beginning and experienced needlecrafters who want to discover the timeless appeal of whitework in its many forms. Whitework is white on white embroidery where the texture of the stitchery, whether it be delicate or bold, creates the beauty and interest. Over 1,000...
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General Motors Chevrolet Equinox and Pontiac Torrent: 2005 thru 2012 All models

Tim Imhoff · Haynes North America
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Complete coverage for your Chevrolet Equinox (2005 thru 2012) and Pontiac Torrent (2006 thru 2009) :--Routine maintenance--Tune-up procedures--Engine repair--Cooling and heating--Air conditioning--Fuel and exhaust--Emissions control--Ignition--Brakes--Suspension and steering--Electrical...
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Highland knits : knitwear inspired by the outlander series.

Interweave. · Interweave Pr
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Be Transported with These Timeless Knits!Inspired by Outlander, the romantic tale of time travel and adventure, Highland Knits is a rustic, yet sophisticated collection of quick-to-knit projects. These 16 simple, enduring designs will have you stylishly covered no matter what place, or time,...
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Mazda MX-5 Miata 1990 thru 2014: Does not include information specific to turbocharged models

Alan Ahlstrand · Haynes North America
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

Complete coverage for your Mazda MX-5 Miata models for 1990 thru 2014 (Does not include information specific to turbocharged models) :--Routine maintenance--Tune-up procedures--Engine repair--Cooling and heating--Air conditioning--Fuel and exhaust--Emissions control--Ignition--Brakes--Suspension...
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RVing, 4E

ALPHA. · Alpha Books
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Take the driver's seat on your very own RV adventures There's something uniquely satisfying about packing your bags, mapping your route, planning your campground stops, and hitting the open road, family vacation-style. And when you travel in an RV, you enjoy all the comforts and conveniences...
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Duct Tape Fashion

Carolyn Bernhardt · Lerner Publications
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Carry your books in style with a tape tote bag, revamp your shoes or belt with some fresh color, and accessorize with fringed feather charmsall using duct tape! These step-by-step guides will have you creating your own duct tape fashion projects in no time!
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Brick Buildings: 40 Clever & Creative Ideas to Make from Classic Lego®

KEVIN HALL · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

LEGO builders, rejoice! The popular series that includes Brick Animals and Brick Cars and Trucks is back with two new titles that each feature 40 original, ingenious, and unique buildable projects. Anyone with a drawer full of LEGO bricks will be able to build and customize models with...
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Being the Change: How to Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution

PETER KALMUS · New Society Publishers
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Life on 1/10th the fossil fuels turns out to be awesome.We all want to be happy. Yet as we consume ever more in a frantic bid for happiness, global warming worsens.Alarmed by drastic changes now occurring in the Earth's climate systems, the author, a climate scientist and suburban father...
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Bring It!: Tried and True Recipes for Potlucks and Casual Entertaining

Ali Rosen · Running Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Bring It! is the ultimate source for potluck, picnic, or dinner party-worthy dishes that combine simple prep with big taste!The word "potluck" may inspire memories of church dinners and mystery covered dishes. But today's potlucks are essentially outsourced dinner parties, which...
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Mandalas to Crochet: 30 Great Patterns

Haafner Linssen · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Crocheted mandalas are having a moment! And it's no wonder the lovely mandala is in vogue: one evening is often enough to begin and finish something eye-catching. Many crocheters make mandalas as a meditative activity, while others love them simply for the wonderful opportunities they...
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Beginner's Guide to Pottery and Ceramics: Everything you need to know to start making beautiful ceramics

JACQUI ATKIN · Search Press
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Clay is an exciting material that has been used to make both practical and decorative items since prehistoric times. With this practical guidebook, learn all the skills you need to start creating your own beautiful ceramics.Step-by-step photographs and clear instructions will guide you through...
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