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Babysitters' club

Virginia Loh-Hagan · 45th Parallel Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Babysitters' Club guides students as they set up and operate their own babysitters' club for their community. 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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Cutting Machine Crafts with Your Cricut, Sizzix, or Silhouette: Die Cutting Machine Projects to Make with 60 SVG Files

LIA GRIFFITH · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Get more creative with your Cricut, Sizzix, or Silhouette die cutting machine! Here are 50 easy projects and 60 templates for making gorgeous home accessories, fun party decor, and memorable gifts. This book includes beautiful items you can make using just about any electronic die cutting...
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Brick Cars and Trucks: 40 Clever & Creative Ideas to Make from Classic LEGO®

Warren Elsmore · Barron'S
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

LEGO builders, rejoice! The celebrated author of Brick City, Brick Wonders, Brick Flicks and Brick Vehicles is back with this new title that offers 40 original, ingenious, and unique buildable projects to make from LEGO pieces. In Brick Cars and Trucks, anyone with a drawer full of LEGO...
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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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Knockout Knit Hats and Hoods: 30 Engaging Designs for Beanies, Tams, Slouches, and More

Diane Serviss · Stackpole Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Hats! Hats! Hats! Diane Serviss, co-owner of and design force behind the Pixiebell and Elfinwear brands, never runs out of inspiration for new patterns, styles, textures, and shapes for knitted hats. In this new collection, she includes hoods, beanies, slouches, and tams incorporating a variety...
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Maker Projects for Kids Who Love Graphic Design

James Bow · Crabtree Publishing Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this inspired title, readers will discover the elements graphic designers use, such as colors, shapes, fonts, and perspective, to convey their messages. Creative and engaging maker projects help readers use these same elements to create their own graphic design works. Makers and Shakers...
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Creative Gardening: Growing Plants Upside Down, In Water, and More

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

Young gardeners will not only find unique projects for planting and gardening, but will also be inspired to create their own. Using unexpected materials and methods, readers will be planting gardens like no other.
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Big Knits, Big Needles

Hanna Charlotte Erhorn · Dk Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Use giant needles and chunky-weight yarn to make sweaters and jackets in no time at all.Big Knits, Big Needles includes 20 step-by-step projects and a tutorial section on the techniques of the basic stitches you need to know. From a belted cardigan to a hooded toggle coat, your cold-weather-wear...
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Cool crayons, chalks & paints : crafting creative toys & amazing games

Rebecca Felix · Abdo Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

"This book explores all aspects of toy creation, using many types of materials. Melt, tint, and pour as you create sidewalk chalk cubes, paints made from berries, a jumbo crayon, and more!"--
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Monster Hats: 15 Scary Head-Warmers to Knit

Vanessa Mooncie · Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

These hats certainly make a statement and that statement is "Rawwwwwwwr!" Not for the faint-hearted, these beautifully designed knitted hats will keep you cozy while turning some heads. Hopefully not right around. Fun and vibrant, they are just the thing for getting you noticed...
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Gloss, Floss, and Wash: DIY Crafts and Recipes for a Fresh Face and Teeth

Aubre Andrus · Capstone Press
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Face it! The skin on your face is more delicate than the skin on the rest of your body. The recipes in this book will help balance your skin in a natural way. Using some of nature's best ingredients, such as rosewater, essential oils, witch hazel, and aloe vera gel, you'll craft...
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Lego minifigures : the ultimate guide to collectible minifigures.

Ed Maciorowski · Krause Publications
Pages: 160
Format:  Print book : English

Since their debut in 1978, LEGO minifigures have become the most iconic piece of the wildly popular toy line. Although small in stature, minifigures stand particularly tall as hot collector items. How hot? Consider the rare Mr. Gold (shown on the front cover) , who has sold for $1,500...
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Ballpark Cookbook The American League: Recipes Inspired by Baseball Stadium Foods

Katrina Jorgensen · Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint
Pages: 63
Format: Print book

"Forget peanuts and Cracker Jacks! American League Ballparks now offer a dizzying array of edible options. These make-like stadium recipes give young chefs and sports fans a culinary road trip at home. From Chicago-style hot dogs at the White Sox's U.S. Cellular Field to a mouthwatering...
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Beadcraft: The Ultimate Minecraft-themed Fusion Bead Pattern Collection

Johnathan Roy · Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Beadcraft patterns work with Perler, Qixels, Hama, Simbrix, Fuse, Melty, Nabbi, Pyslla, Minecraft Crafting Table, and many other fuse bead or crafting cube kits!Craft your very own animals, mobs, potions, weapons, armors and MUCH more--over 100 fun Minecraft-themed patterns for fusion beads....
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Fabulous Felt: How to Make Beautiful Accessories and Decorations

Corinne Lapierre · Search Pr Ltd
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

30 easy-to-make, stylish decorations all made from felt. The book includes templates, a comprehensive techniques section, guide to embroidery stitches and beautiful hand-drawn illustrations to accompany every project. The projects include mug hugs, hanging decorations, seasonal decorations,...
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