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Attainable Sustainable: The Lost Art of Self-Reliant Living

Kris Bordessa · NATL GEOGRAPHIC SOC
Format: Hardcover

Packed with delicious recipes, natural remedies, gardening tips, homemaking ideas, crafts, and more, this indispensable lifestyle reference from the popular blogger behind Attainable Sustainable makes earth-friendly living fun, real, and easy.

Whether you live in a city, suburb, or the country,...

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52 Random Weekend Projects: For Budding Inventors and Backyard Builders

Grant Thompson · GRIFFIN
Format: Paperback

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Mending Life: A Handbook for Repairing Clothes and Hearts

Nina Montenegro · Sasquatch Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Mending Life is a beautifully illustrated, practical tool kit for repairing the clothes and belongings we love. It is also an exploration of how mending can be a gently healing practice in our daily lives and a small act of rebellion in a world where many things are discarded without...
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Mastering the Art of Flower Gardening: A Gardener's Guide to Growing Flowers, from Today's Favorites to Unusual Varieties

Matt Mattus · Cool Springs Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive and highly practical study of the art of growing flowers, Mastering the Art of Flower Gardening presents expert tips on growing both annuals and biennials (including native and heirloom species) alongside 300+ lush photographs.

This gorgeously illustrated...
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The Half-Acre Homestead: 46 Years of Building and Gardening

Lloyd Kahn · Shelter Publications
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

This is the story of Lloyd and Lesley building a home and establishing a garden on a small piece of land on the Northern California Coast over a 46-year period.

Lloyd, the former shelter editor of the Whole Earth Catalog, has published seven books on owner building, showcasing...

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The Perfect Kitchen

Barbara Sallick · Rizzoli
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A chic, polished guide to creating your dream kitchen from the cofounder of Waterworks, with hundreds of images and practical advice.

The kitchen is the heart of the home, the destination of every party, everyone's favorite gathering spot, where style and functionality must go hand...
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Acorn Cottage: Quilts with Simple & Sophisticated Style

Brenda Riddle · That Patchwork Place
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Stitch the charms of a country cottage into every quilt you create! Designer Brenda Riddle, known for her use of fresh florals and sweet pastels, gathers her all-time favorite patterns to share with you in this beautifully photographed volume. A pretty, airy palette of pale pinks, pearly...

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The Gardener's Guide to Succulents: A Handbook of Over 125 Exquisite Varieties of Succulents and Cacti

Misa Matsuyama · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

The Gardener's Guide to Succulents is a stunning visual reference identifying over 125 plants from 40 different genera of succulents and cacti.

Fleshy, spiny, hairy, flowering - and coming in every imaginable shape, color and size - this plant family has captured the affection...
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Tilly and the Buttons: Make It Simple: Easy, Speedy Sewing Projects to Whip Up in an Afternoon

Tilly Walnes · QUADRILLE
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Sewing doesn't have to be complicated, and you don't need lots of time to make your own clothes. While life is speeding up, this book will help you slow down and squeeze in time to get your creative fix.
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Project 333: The Minimalist Fashion Challenge That Proves Less Really is So Much More

Courtney Carver · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Wear just 33 items for 3 months and get back all the JOY you were missing while you were worrying what to wear.

In Project 333, minimalist expert and author of Soulful Simplicity Courtney Carver takes a new approach to living simply--starting with your wardrobe. Project...
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