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Crocheted Afghans: 25 throws, wraps, and blankets to crochet

MELODY GRIFFITHS · CICO Books
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Create something warm, beautiful, and special with any of these 25 stunning ideas for afghans and wraps. With easy-to-make patterns and a comprehensive techniques section, there'll be nothing stopping you from crocheting all manner of gorgeous creations. Within the four chapters, you'll...
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Team Dog: How to Train Your Dog--the Navy SEAL Way

Mike Ritland · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Format: Hardcover

New York Times-bestselling author and former Navy SEAL Mike Ritland teaches all dog owners how to have the close relationship and exceptional training of combat dogs. In TEAM DOG, Mike taps into fifteen years' worth of experience and shares, explaining in accessible and direct language,...
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Ribbon Embroidery and Stumpwork: Original floral design with over 30 models

Di Van Niekerk · Search Press
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

This new edition of this best-selling book, first published in 2004, is a must have for all lovers of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork. It is suitable for first-time embroiderers as well as those who wish to brush up on certain techniques. In addition to modified text to suit techniques...
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Collecting Children's Books: Art, Memories, Values

Noah Fleisher · Krause Publications
Format: Hardcover

When We Were Very YoungChildrens Books delight the young and the young at heart. From the gentle ritual of Goodnight Moon to the incredible odyssey of bad boy Max in Where the Wild Things Are, these timeless tales remain with us as certainly as a mothers hug.Collecting Childrens Books showcases...
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Rabbits

Anne McBride · Mason Crest Publishers
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

You might think you know a lot about rabbits, but inside, youll find out much, much more. Track the history of this popular pet back thousands of years, then leap to the present to find out how choose the right breed for you. Discover how to care for your rabbit, including feeding, housing,...
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Pin It!: 20 Fabulous Bobby Pin Hairstyles

Annamarie Tendler · Chronicle Books
Pages: 127
Format: Hardcover

Brightly colored pins styled into fun patterns and designs are the hottest new trend in hairstyling, and Pin It! gives short- and long-haired fashionistas the know-how to create 20 colorful bobby pin hairstyles for everything from an afternoon trip to the mall to an elegant party. Step-by-step...
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Trainable cat : a practical guide to making life happier for you and your cat

John Bradshaw · Basic Books
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Dog owners know that dogs can be trained, but the idea of training rarely crosses cat owners' minds. But as bestselling anthrozoologist John Bradshaw and cat expert Sarah Ellis show, not only can cats be trained, but they absolutely should be to ensure a happy and healthy relationship between...
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Bad Girls of Fashion: Style Rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga

Jennifer Croll · Annick Press
Pages: 205
Format: Paperback

The title says it all: Bad Girls of Fashion explores the lives of ten famous women who have used clothing to make a statement, change perceptions, break rules, attract power, or express their individuality. Included are Cleopatra, Marie Antoinette, Coco Chanel, Marlene Dietrich, Madonna,...
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Mending Matters: Stitch, Patch, and Repair Your Favorite Denim & More

KATRINA RODABAUGH · Abrams
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Mending Matters explores sewing on two levels: First, it includes more than 20 hands-on projects that showcase current trends in visible mending that are edgy, modern, and bold - but draw on traditional stitching. It does all this through just four very simple mending techniques: exterior...
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Edward's Crochet Doll Emporium: Flip the Mix-and-Match Patterns to Make and Dress Your Favourite People

Kerry Lord · Pavilion
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Mix, match, and crochetmore than a million different dolls! Design the dolls of your dreams with this amazing book of crochet patterns. The flippable pages and mix-and-match format make it easy to build a character with the exact hairstyle, outfit, and accessories you want. Put them together...
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Power of the Seed: Your Guide to Oils for Health & Beauty

Susan M Parker · Process
Pages: 321
Format: Book

Fixed oils play a large part in most all commercial beauty treatments. Power of the Seed offers instruction on how to use these oils to create topical skin care, cosmetics, and massage oils. Additionally, Susan M. Parker presents advice and in-depth information on the different types, sources,...
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Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor: An artist's guide to painting on the go!

Barbara Roth · Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Anyone can draw and paint, anywhere and at any time! Whether in your backyard or while traveling the world, Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor is an inspirational, easy-to-use reference guide for artists who seek to expand their artistic horizons in new and adventurous ways. After a basic...
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Sister Sampler Quilts: 3 Modern Sampler Quilts with Paired Sister Blocks

AnneMarie Chany · Fons & Porter
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Traditional piecing gets a fresh look!Do you love quilting, but are looking for a modern aesthetic? If so, you'll love Sister Sampler Quilts.Inside, you'll find 25 interchangeable sister blocks and 3 sampler quilts that challenge traditional grid layouts with fun, innovative settings....
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Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders: 35 projects to attract birds into your garden

Michele Mckee Orsini · CICO Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Build and craft a beautiful birdhouse or feeder to decorate your backyard, and attract a few feathered friends. Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders will teach you everything you need to know to create a safe haven for your feathery friends, with 35 different designs to choose from, and useful...
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