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Audrey and Givenchy: A Fashion Love Affair

Cindy De La Hoz · Running Press, 2016.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

The words "Audrey style" conjure images of ballet flats, little black dresses, bateau necklines, capri pants, and countless stunning fashions.Audrey Hepburn, the fashion icon, got her start in the early 1950s, just as a young French designer, Hubert de Givenchy, was beginning...
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Hand Tool Basics: Woodworking Tools and How to Use Them

Steve Branam · Popular Woodworking Books
Pages: 765
Format: Hardcover

Everything you need to start woodworking with hand tools! Hand tool woodworking can be a source of great pride, satisfaction and amazing results--not to mention less noise and sawdust. But there's a lot to learn, what with a seemingly endless array of chisels and mallets to workbenches...
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The Natural Colors Cookbook: Custom Hues For Your Fabrics Made Simple Using Food

MAGGIE PATE · Page Street Publishing
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

In The Natural Colors Cookbook, the old is new again as hand dyeing fabric comes back into the spotlight with a more organic and natural approach. Maggie Pate will teach readers how to use all natural dyes from beans, berries and other kitchen staples to create custom patterns and vivid...
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The Chinese Origami: Paper Folding for Year-Round Celebrations

Benjamin John Coleman · Shanghai Press, Better Link Press
Format: Book

Objects created by folding paper—this is what was popularized in Japan and known around the world as origami. But did you know that paper was invented more than 1900 years ago and the art of paper folding, better known as zhezhi, originated in ancient China? Thus, it is still a traditional...
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Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters: Essential Methods with Acrylics, Oils, and More

Lora S. Irish · Fox Chapel Publishing
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

Learn how to choose, prepare, and apply the perfect finish for your next creative wood project with this practical guide to finishing techniques! Finishing can be a big challenge for many woodcrafters - this book will help! 14 sample projects demonstrate specific techniques, like applying...
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DIY Circus Lab for Kids: A Family- Friendly Guide for Juggling, Balancing, Clowning and Show-Making

Jackie Leigh Davis · Quarry Books
Pages: 151
Format: Flexibound

DIY Circus Lab for Kids gives families everything they need to produce their own circus Author Jackie Leigh Davis invites the you into the international youth circus community, then dives into the circus skill families: juggling, acrobatics, manipulation, balance, and clowning. The book...
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Making Mini Food: 30 Polymer Clay Miniatures

Lynn Allingham · GMC Publications
Pages: 207
Format: Paperback

Now you can indulge in your love for pizza, cake, burgers and ice cream without putting on any weight! With these sumptuous miniature polymer clay food projects you can enjoy all of your favorite treats without any guilt at all. Divided into three levels, each project has clear step-by-step...
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The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe

Anuschka Rees · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Is your closet jam-packed and yet you have absolutely nothing to wear? Can you describe your personal style in one sentence? If someone grabbed a random piece from your closet right now, how likely is it that it would be something you love and wear regularly? With so many style and shopping...
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Pure and Simple: 17 Primitive Projects Inspired by the Seasons

Maggie Bonanomi · Martingale
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Follow this celebrated maker on a creative journey inspired by a simpler time. In Maggie Bonanomi's world, hand-drawn patterns and hand-dyed wool combine with artful motifs and casual stitches. The result is a plain-and-simple collection of primitive projects that are a delight make,...
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Making Pottery You Can Use: Plates that stack • Lids that fit • Spouts that pour • Handles that stay on

JACQUI ATKIN · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Create cups, mugs, bowls, and more pieces that are perfect for you!Everyone who owns a beloved mug that has just the right handle, an agreeably "deep" cereal bowl, or a plate that fits perfectly in the dishwasher knows that once you've found these pieces, you wish you had more...
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Knitting Short Rows: Techniques for Great Shapes & Angles

Jennifer Dassau · Interweave Pr
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Shape your knitwear seamlessly--using short-rows! Add seamless curves, soft angles, and depth to your finished pieces with Knitting Short Rows. Inside, Jennifer Dassau teaches you this essential technique in a beautiful package, providing know-how and design inspiration. Learn to create...
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Mastering Basic Cheesemaking: The Fun and Fundamentals of Making Cheese at Home

Gianaclis Caldwell · New Society Publishers
Pages: 151
Format: Print book

The craft of home cheesemaking is exploding in popularity. However, most "beginner" books are essentially loosely organized collections of recipes which lack a progressive approach to teaching the fundamentals of this exciting and satisfying traditional skill. Mastering Basic...
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The Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques: A Unique Visual Directory of Pastel Painting Techniques, With Guidance On How To Use Them

JUDY MARTIN · Search Press
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

This resource provides a wealth of stimulating ideas to help artists--both amateurs and veterans--develop their own pastel style.A new, up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive encyclopedia by professional artist Judy.Many manuals on pastel painting take for granted the use of traditional...
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Cool: How Air Conditioning Changed Everything

Salvatore Basile · Fordham University Press
Pages: 278
Format: Book

It's July and it's 94 degrees Fahrenheit. What do you do? Blast the air conditioning. It's a modern miracle of convenience and cooling. How did it happen? Sal Basile's narrative history traces the origins one of the machines we take for granted.It's a contraption that...
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Origami Birds: Easy & Fun Paper-folding Projects

ANNA GEORGE · SUPER SANDCASTLE
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Kids can learn the art of paper folding with Origami Birds. They will start by practicing basic origami folds. Then they can make a wise owl, an elegant swan, and more. The crafts in this book are easy and super fun Each project includes colorful photos and step-by-step instructions. Aligned...
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