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Screen Printing At Home: Print Your Own Fabric to Make Simple Sewn Projects

Karen Lewis · David & Charles
Format: Book

Do you love the idea of printing your own fabrics at home but don't know where to start? This comprehensive guide to screen printing shows you just how easy it is to create beautiful, hand printed fabrics at your kitchen table.Screen printing expert, Karen Lewis, demonstrates two screen...
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The Modern Medallion Workbook: 11 Quilt Projects to Make, Mix & Match

Janice Zeller Ryan · C&T Publishing / Stash Books; Workbook edition
Format: Print book

Medallion quilts, known for detailed borders built around a central focal point, have seen a resurgence in the modern quilting movement. Savor the intricate piecing and sophisticated appliqué behind 11 all-new modern medallion quilts, designed by popular quilting bloggers. Projects range...
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Pretty in Patchwork: Holidays: 30+ Seasonal Patchwork Projects to Piece, Stitch, and Love

John Q. Adams · Lark Crafts; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Happy patchwork holiday! Celebrate the season with the second in our Pretty in Patchwork series. It's a very merry collection of absolutely adorable projects from the popular “Quilt Dad” blogger and friends, including pieced polar bear and penguin pillows, a too-cute pillowcase...
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Handmade Interiors

DK Publishing · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Handmade Interiors shows you how to create your own soft furnishings, such as cushions and curtains, and transform every room in the house. Give your home a charm all its own with this comprehensive one-stop guide to creating custom-made soft furnishings. Handmade Interiors guides you through...
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Paracord Critters: Animal Shaped Knots and Ties

J.D. Lenzen · 4th Level Indie
Format: Print book

Paracord Critters (PC) presents full-color step-by-step instructions for twelve animal shaped knots and ties, made with paracord. Featuring pieces carefully selected and designed by J.D. Lenzen, PC will capture your imagination and increase your knowledge of wildlife, through the joy of tying...
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Paper to Petal: 75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand

Rebecca Thuss · Potter Craft
Format: Hardcover

Paper Flowers are Always in Season       Make playful party decorations, luscious bouquets, and sophisticated floral centerpieces with inexpensive tissue and crepe paper. Paper to Petal walks you through the easy basics of transforming simple materials into a vibrant...
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Modern Terrarium Studio: Design + Build Custom Landscapes with Succulents, Air Plants + More

Megan George · Fons & Porter
Format: Print book

Give terrariums a modern makeover! Clean lines and bold color: these aren't your average terrariums. Author Megan George presents 25 easy-to-make terrariums and living landscapes that push the boundaries of traditional terrarium design indoors. From hanging brass himellis adorned with...
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2016 Standard Catalog of Firearms: The Collector's Price & Reference Guide

Jerry Lee · Gun Digest Books
Pages: 1472
Format: Paperback

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No-Sew Knits: 20 Flattering, Finish-Free Garments

Kristen Tendyke · Interweave
Format: Print book

Learn how to knit a sweater seamlessly.Kristen TenDyke will teach you how to knit the perfect sweater--no assembly required. Through clever planning and some simple techniques, her knitting projects are shaped and joined as you go--all without sacrificing the pretty details.No-Sew Knits...
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Embroidery

DK · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Embroidery is the ultimate stitch dictionary and the ideal guide to embroidery, whatever your level of expertise. The perfect reference guide to needlework, Embroidery is a comprehensive guide to inspire and inform sewers of all levels. Find advice on which thread, needles, or fabrics work...
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Vinegar: The Miracle Food

Celine Tregan · Cardinal
Format: Book

Vinegar: The Miracle Food is the perfect guide to using vinegar as a home remedy, cleaner, recipe ingredient, weight loss aid, and even as a beauty product! For those who care about their health and want to use natural remedies to maintain it, mix up healing solutions with vinegar...
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Modern Log Cabin Quilting: 25 Simple Quilts and Patchwork Projects

Susan Beal · Potter Craft
Format: Paperback

If you think quilting is too difficult or too complicated, you’re not alone. Cutting hundreds of pieces and joining angled seams can be tough work! But log cabin quilting—an artful and simple way to piece strips of fabric around a central square—is different. From the intuitive...
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Cattastic Crafts: DIY Project for Cats and Cat People

Mariko Ishikawa · Zakka Workshop
Pages: 104
Format: Print book

Cat-Tactic Crafts contains over 30 amusing and easy craft projects to make for cats and cat people. Build your cat the condo of his dreams, complete with scratching posts and canopies. Drive your kitty mad with delight with a handcrafted teaser on a string. Or sew your feline a one-of-a-kind...
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Let's Sew Together: Simple Projects the Whole Family Can Make

Rubyellen Bratcher · Potter Craft
Format: Print book

Simple sewing techniques make craft time fun for kids and grown-ups alike, with ideas for vintage-inspired clothes, accessories, quirky home décor, cute toys, and sweet gifts designed by the mom behind the popular parenting and craft blog Cakies.Don't just sew for your kids....
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Boyfriend Sweaters: 19 Designs for Him That You'll Want to Wear

Bruce Weinstein · Potter Craft
Format: Print book

Perfect for Him. Perfect for Her.Everyone wants the perfect cozy sweater. One they can dress up or down. It should be simple enough for him, yet stylish and flattering for her. Rediscover the boyfriend sweater, a versatile garment that both guys and girls will fall head over heels for....
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