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Growing Vegetables in Straw Bales: Easy Planting, Less Weeding, Early Harvests. A Storey BASICS® Title

Craig LeHoullier · Storey Publishing
Pages: 91
Format: Print book

This innovative technique is an inexpensive, low-maintenance way to grow a bounty of food in a small space. All you need is a bale of straw, some fertilizer, and your favorite vegetable seeds! Craig LeHoullier's step-by-step instructions show you how to do everything from sourcing the straw...
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Foolproof Crazy-Quilt Projects: 10 Projects, Seam-by-Seam Stitch Maps, Stitch Dictionary, Full-Size Patterns

Jennifer Clouston · C&T Publishing, Inc., 2016.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Embrace the versatility of crazy quilting with quick-to-sew projects! The author of best-selling Foolproof Crazy Quilting shares 10 small, useful items from a tablet purse to summer slippers, each with full-size patterns. Mix cotton, wool, linen, and silk for eclectic fabric pairings to complement...
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Charm School―18 Quilts from 5" Squares: A Beginner's Guide

Vanessa Goertzen · C&T Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Put charm squares to the test with 18 quilts using precut 5" x 5" squares. Start with fresh, beginner-friendly patterns and build your skills to sew snowballs, stars, flying geese, and more. Using precuts from your stash or your own charms cut from scraps or yardage, you'll...
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Quilter's Academy - Masters Year: A Skill-Building Course in Quiltmaking

Harriet Hargrave · C&T Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

With a bachelor's degree under your belt, advance your quilting studies to the next level. This fifth volume of the best-selling Quilter's Academy series will help you embrace the beauty of medallion quilts. Invent your own stunning quilts, sparked by historic and award-winning...
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Now I Sit Me Down: From Klismos to Plastic Chair: A Natural History

Witold Rybczynski · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 256
Format: eBook

Have you ever wondered where rocking chairs came from, or why cheap plastic chairs are suddenly everywhere?In Now I Sit Me Down, the distinguished architect and writer Witold Rybczynski chronicles the history of the chair from the folding stools of pharaonic Egypt to the ubiquitous stackable...
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A Babysitter's Guide to Keeping the Kids Entertained

Abby Colich · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

You arrive at your babysitting job. Now what? Whether youre babysitting infants, toddlers, or school age children, weve got simple, mess-free activities sure to keep kids entertained. Each activity lists the inexpensive, everyday items needed, and can be finished and cleaned up before the parents...
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Enchanted Gardening: Growing Miniature Gardens, Fairy Gardens, and More

Lisa J Amstutz · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

"Provides readers with projects for fairy gardens and other magical gardens"--
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My Dad Had That Car: A Nostalgic Look at the American Automobile, 1920-1990

Tad Burness · Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Pages: 1376
Format: Print book

This one-of-a-kind, massive illustrated history of more than 10,000 American automobiles is perfect for the millions of classic car enthusiasts. With more than 1,300 pages and 12,500 illustrations covering 70 years, this may be the most complete visual history of the American automobile...
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Fantasy Football League

Virginia Loh-Hagan · Cherry Lake Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Fantasy Football League guides students as they set up and operate their own fantasy football league for their friends. The considerate text includes easy-to-follow lists and will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. Written with a high interest...
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Outdoor Science Lab for Kids: 52 Family-Friendly Experiments for the Yard, Garden, Playground, and Park

Liz Lee Heinecke · Quarry Books
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Learn physics, chemistry and biology in your own backyard!At-home science provides an environment for freedom, creativity and invention that is not always possible in a school setting. In your own backyard, it's simple, inexpensive, and fun to whip up a number of amazing science experiments...
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Talk to the Tail: Adventures in Cat Ownership and Beyond

Tom Cox · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Following on from Tom's life with six cats in UNDER THE PAW, he now picks up the story in TALK TO THE TAIL, updating readers on what has happened with his feline friends as well as looking back for more confessions about his animal-loving past. Readers of Tom's previous book will be delighted...
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The Home Blacksmith: Tools, Techniques, and 40 Practical Projects for the Blacksmith Hobbyist

Ryan Ridgway · Lumina Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

As more and more people join the do-it-yourself revolution, they are breathing new life into many time-honored skills and crafts. Blacksmithing is among the trades that are enjoying a resurgence for both practical and artistic uses, yet there is not an abundance of readily accessible information...
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Shape by Shape, Collection 2: Free-Motion Quilting with Angela Walters 70 More Designs for Blocks, Backgrounds & Borders

Angela Walters · C&T Publishing
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Take your quilting to the next level! Best-selling author Angela Walters shares 70+ all-new free-motion designs and variations to fit a variety of shapes, plus background fillers and borders. Tackle your quilt top one bite at a time with step-by-step illustrations and detail photos, plus...
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A-Z of Heirloom Sewing

Country Bumpkin · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Discover the delights of Heirloom Sewing, a collection of fine needlework techniques that imitate fine French hand sewing. The use of delicate fabrics trimmed with lace, entredeux, ribbon and tucks are common characteristics of this beautiful technique. Perfect for adding that extra special...
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