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The Appliqué Book: Traditional Techniques, Modern Style - 16 Quilt Projects

Casey York · Stash Books
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Top appliqué designers share 16 innovative projects with full-size patterns! Master 7 techniques from invisible machine appliqué to bias-tape design, each with step-by-step instructions. Then, peek inside the design process with 9 award-winning quilters: Bari J. Ackerman, Melissa Averinos,...
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DEWALT Plumbing Code Reference: Based on the 2015 International Plumbing and Residential Codes

American Contractor's Exam Services · Cengage Learning
Pages: 76
Format: Print book

Only the industry leader in contractor education can give you a resource like this -- one that takes a straightforward, illustrated approach and uses it to explain the most important and commonly used codes in the 2015 International Plumbing Code. This valuable reference guide transforms...
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Mixing Quilt Elements: A Modern Look at Color, Style & Design

Kathy Doughty · C&T Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Master the art of mixing fabrics and discover your boundless potential as a quilter! World-famous Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession gives a glimpse into her eclectic fabric pairings and signature style, empowering you to develop your own artistic voice. Learn to express yourself with...
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Knitting Pearls: Writers Writing About Knitting

Ann Hood · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 260
Format: Print book

The rhythm, ritual, and pleasure of knitting are celebrated in this new collection for lovers of both knitting and literature. In Knitting Pearls, two dozen writers write about the transformative and healing powers of knitting. Lily King remembers the year her family lived in Italy, and a knitted...
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The Modern Nerd's Guide to Larping

Mike Sciandra · Gareth Stevens Pub
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

LARPing, or live-action role playing, is one of the hottest hobbies today. Its devoted participants develop detailed characters, inventing names and personalities, as well as costumes and props. The improvisational nature and opportunity for creativity at LARP events makes for a new experience...
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Crochet Style: Over 30 Trendy, Classic and Sporty Accessories for All Ages

Jennifer Dougherty · Page Street Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Beautifully Textured Accessories for the Whole FamilyWhen you're looking for new patterns to crochet for yourself and others, Crochet Style provides more than 30 one-of-a-kind hats, ear warmers, cowls and more. Jennifer Dougherty is renowned for her crochet designs' stunning textures,...
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Allie Aller's Stained Glass Quilts Reimagined: Fresh Techniques & Design

Allie Aller · C&T Publishing
Pages: 100
Format: Paperback

Quilt the look of stained glass! This rich resource of approachable techniques will let you jump right in with 6 stained glass style quilts, from dazzling wallhangings to throws and bedcovers. Outline pieced and appliquéd shapes 3 ways -- using trims, couching, and bias fabric strips....
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The Complete Guide to Companion Planting: Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Garden Successful

Dale Mayer · Atlantic Publishing Group Inc.
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

The idea of companion planting has arisen in the gardening community in recent years as an extremely viable new take on how plants should situated, grown, and cultivated. Matching certain plants together and separating others, as outlined in studies such as the National Sustainable Agriculture...
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Little Book of Whittling Gift Edition: Passing Time on the Trail, on the Porch, and Under the Stars

Chris Lubkemann · Fox Chapel Publishing Company
Format: Hardcover(Gift)

Now available in a handsome new hardcover gift edition, this friendly guidebook will encourage readers to whittle away the hours. Great for beginners looking for an easy way to get started and more advanced carvers looking for a relaxing way to spend their time, Little Book of Whittling...
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Miraculous Abundance: One Quarter Acre, Two French Farmers, and Enough Food to Feed the World

Perrine Hervé-Gruyer · Chelsea Green Publishing
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

The Bec Hellouin model for growing food, sequestering carbon, creating jobs, and increasing biodiversity without using fossil fuels When Charles and Perrine Hervé-Gruyer set out to create their farm in an historic Normandy village, they had no idea just how much their lives would change....
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The Manual of Plant Grafting: The Practical Techniques for Ornamentals, Vegetables, and Fruit

Peter T. MacDonald · Timber Press
Format: Hardcover

Practical techniques for improved plant performance! This authoritative guide offers clear, step-by-step instruction on the latest grafting techniques. Propagation expert Peter MacDonald highlights the importance of choosing appropriate plant materials, making good graft cuts, and caring...
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Play With Art

Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff · DK Children
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

More than 50 projects to draw, paint, print, stencil, model, and more.The perfect starting point for teaching your little one about all types of art, delve into more than 50 fun art projects for kids. From handprinting and sponge painting to mapmaking and origami animals, this is the perfect...
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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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Poop Detectives: Working Dogs in the Field

Ginger Wadsworth · Charlesbridge
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

How can dogs that sniff for excrement, urine, vomit, and mucus help protect animals from extinction? Scat-detection dogs like Wicket, Tucker, and Orbee are conservation heroes and pioneers in a cutting-edge field of science. Canine detec-tives use their super sense of smell to locate the scat...
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The Wreath Recipe Book: Year-Round Wreaths, Swags, and Other Decorations to Make with Seasonal Branches

Alethea Harampolis · Artisan
Format: Hardcover

From the authors of the widely popular Flower Recipe Bookand in the same successful format The Wreath Recipe Book provides xCrecipesxD to make with flowering and leafy branches These arenxt just evergreens for Christmasxthe book is organized seasonally with dozens of projects to make throughout...
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