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Secret Service Dogs: The Heroes Who Protect the President of the United States
Secret Service Dogs: The Heroes Who Protect the President of the United States

Maria Goodavage · Penguin Publishing Group
Pages: 318
Format: eBook

In an age fraught with terrorism, United States Secret Service canine teams risk their lives to safeguard the president, vice president, their families, visiting heads of state, and a host of others. Unprecedented access to these heroic dog teams has allowed a fascinating first-time-ever...
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DIY Chalkboard Crafts: From Silhouette Art to Spice Jars, More Than 50 Crafty and Creative Chalkboard-Paint Ideas
DIY Chalkboard Crafts: From Silhouette Art to Spice Jars, More Than 50 Crafty and Creative Chalkboard-Paint Ideas

Lizette Schapekahm · Adams Media Corporation
Pages: 159
Format: Paperback

The chalkboard isn't just for the classroom anymore!With DIY Chalkboard Crafts, you'll find everything you need to create one-of-a-kind accessories, decorations, and gifts using the latest home decor trend. This fun and original collection features 50 imaginative crafts that you can create...
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Making Simple Automata
Making Simple Automata

Robert Race · Crowood Press
Format: Book

Asuperb book that explains how to design and construct small scale simple mechanical devices for funperfect for toy makers woodworkers crafters andtinkerers Designing and making successful automata involves combining materials mechanisms and magic Illustrated with color photosthroughoutthis...
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The Jewelry Recipe Book: Transforming Ordinary Materials into Stylish and Distinctive Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces, and Pins
The Jewelry Recipe Book: Transforming Ordinary Materials into Stylish and Distinctive Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces, and Pins

Nancy Soriano · Artisan Publishers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The Jewelry Recipe Book takes materials available at large craft stores (as well as specialty shops and artisan shops on Etsy) - beads, shrink plastic, leather, lace, pearls, sequins, polymer clay, yarn, and pinecones, to name a few - and transforms them into one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry....
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Book Play: Creative Adventures in Handmade Books
Book Play: Creative Adventures in Handmade Books

Margaret Couch Cogswell · Lark Crafts
Format: Paperback

Make books as interesting as the stories you want to tell! In this inspiring guide, artist and teacher Margaret Couch Cogswell pushes the boundaries of bookmaking through twenty-two traditional and experimental projects. Start off with a beginner-friendly accordion fold book or a classic...
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First Time Sewing: The Absolute Beginner's Guide: Learn By Doing - Step-by-Step Basics and Easy Projects
First Time Sewing: The Absolute Beginner's Guide: Learn By Doing - Step-by-Step Basics and Easy Projects

Editors of Creative Publishing international · Creative Pub Intl
Pages: 127
Format: Book

Learning how to sew has never been simpler! Enjoy this beginner's guide that takes you by the hand like a personal instructor and teaches you how to sew using hand stiches as well as sewing machines. Filled with detailed descriptions of materials and tools, the easy step-by-step instructions...
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Glitterville's Handmade Christmas: A Glittered Guide for Whimsical Crafting!
Glitterville's Handmade Christmas: A Glittered Guide for Whimsical Crafting!

Stephen Brown · Andrews McMeel Publishing; Original edition
Format: Book

Have yourself a Glittery Little Christmas -- with twenty new whimsical, winter-wonderful projects from the Craft Elves at Glitterville! ?Following the success of Glittervilles Handmade Halloween, Glitterville is back for the sparkliest holiday of all! Glittervilles Handmade Christmas is as bursting...
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Gertie Sews Vintage Casual: A Modern Guide to Sportswear Styles of the 1940s and 1950s
Gertie Sews Vintage Casual: A Modern Guide to Sportswear Styles of the 1940s and 1950s

Gretchen Hirsch · Stewart, Tabori and Chang; Spi edition
Format: Hardcover

The mid-20th century was an amazing time for American womens fashion! Following the war, women started looking to American designers rather than French couture houses for inspiration and to demand clothing they could move in, even play in. In this follow-up to Gerties New Book for Better...
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Paracord!: How to Make the Best Bracelets, Lanyards, Key Chains, Buckles, and More
Paracord!: How to Make the Best Bracelets, Lanyards, Key Chains, Buckles, and More

Todd Mikkelsen · W W Norton
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Todd Mikkelsen's Paracord! offers a diverse collection of projects that utilize parachute cords - known around the world as paracord. Used by paratroopers and other military personnel during World War II, this lightweight nylon rope is now one of the most sought-after materials by crafters.Its...
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Ultimate Workshop Solutions: 35 Projects to Organize and Improve Your Shop
Ultimate Workshop Solutions: 35 Projects to Organize and Improve Your Shop

Editors of Popular Woodworking · Popular Woodworking Books
Format: Paperback

A Place to Relax and Create... A woodworker's workshop is many things: a place to relax; a place to escape; and a place to create. Not all the creation results in a finished piece of furniture, though. Often, the creative urge turns to improving the shop or the accuracy of the way you work...
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Quilting Happiness: Projects, Inspiration, and Ideas to Make Quilting More Joyful
Quilting Happiness: Projects, Inspiration, and Ideas to Make Quilting More Joyful

Diane Gilleland · Potter Craft
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Why do you love to quilt?   Is it the finished quilt itself, or the experiences you had while making it? Do you find more joy in designing a beautiful pattern or in improvising as you go? Are you happiest when making quilts for yourself or for others? Whether it is delighting in the colors...
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Homemakers: A Domestic Handbook for the Digital Generation
Homemakers: A Domestic Handbook for the Digital Generation

Brit Morin · William Morrow Paperbacks
Format: Print book

From "Silicon Valley's Martha Stewart" comes a new manifesto for the modern homemaker in the digital age.Over the past three generations, the rules of homemaking and our very notions of what a homemaker is and does have radically changed. We are still a nation of makers, but we are crafting...
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Train: The Definitive Visual History
Train: The Definitive Visual History

DK Publishing · DK
Format: Hardcover

Featuring amazing images of trains, virtual tours of engines, and profiles of key innovators, designers, and engineers, Train The Definitive Visual History traces the history of the railroad and the role of trains, from the first steam engines to todays high speed bullet trains. Comprehensive...
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Reinventing Ikea: 70 DIY Projects to Transform Ikea Essentials
Reinventing Ikea: 70 DIY Projects to Transform Ikea Essentials

Isabelle Bruno · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 216
Format: Print book

Ikea is a destination for everyone who wants to simplify the process of decorating a home. Offering modern, ready-to-assemble furniture, Ikea proves that spaces can be functional and affordable. But sometimes you're left wanting more: furniture that's adaptable, creative, and most important,...
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The Backyard Chicken Book: A Beginner's Guide
The Backyard Chicken Book: A Beginner's Guide

H. Lee Schwanz · Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Book

A small flock of poultry can supply all of the eggs your family needs during the year. And, after your hens have completed their egg-laying days, there will be meat for barbecuing or roasting. Luckily, a small flock takes a relatively small amount of space and is easy to manage.If yours...
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