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Seasonal Flower Arranging: Fill Your Home with Blooms, Branches, and Foraged Materials All Year Round

Ariella Chezar · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

This lavishly photographed book from renowned floral designer Ariella Chezar provides step-by-step instructions for 39 seasonal floral arrangements and projects that celebrate the splendor of flowers, the bounty of the changing seasons, and the wild beauty of nature in your home.Just as fruits...
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Make Ink: A Forager's Guide to Natural Inkmaking

Jason Logan · Abrams
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

The Toronto Ink Company was founded in 2014 by designer and artist Jason Logan as a citizen science experiment to make eco-friendly, urban ink from street-harvested pigments. In Make Ink, Logan delves into the history of inkmaking and the science of distilling pigment from the natural world....
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JoJo's Guide to Making Your Own Fun: #DoItYourself

JoJo Siwa · Amulet Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Do you like trying new things? Do you like having fun? And most of all . . . do you like JoJo Siwa? If the answer to any of the above is yes, you're in luck! JoJo Siwa offers fans her best, most engaging book ever - jam-packed with inspiration for every day. Formatted as a back-to-school...
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The Cruise Handbook

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

Exploring the frozen Alaskan wilderness; spotting elephants and lions on a Botswana river safari; sailing through the mighty fjords in Scandinavia and New Zealand; island-hopping the Caribbean, rich in colonial plazas and white sand beaches. Cruising has never been more diverse. This practical...
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In Miniature: How Small Things Illuminate the World

Simon Garfield · Atria Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling, award-winning writer Simon Garfield returns with an enthralling investigation of humans' peculiar fascination with small things - and what small things tell us about our larger world."[Simon Garfield is] an exuberant truffle-hound of the recondite and delightful factoid."...
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Botanical Inks: Plant-to-Print Dyes, Techniques and Projects

Babs Behan · Quadrille Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Learn how to transform foraged wild plants, plants, garden produce, and recycled food into dyes and inks with Botanical Inks. The book shows you how to extract environmentally sustainable color from the landscape and use it to create natural dyes for textiles, clothing, paper, and other...
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The Complete Chess Course

Fred Reinfeld · Russell Enterprises
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Generations of chess players have grown up on Fred Reinfeld€™s books. He has a way of reducing the most intricate, complicated combinations to their basic components. After Reinfeld explains a combination, it makes sense.Reinfeld not only taught us how to play the game well, but also...
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Japanese Paper Flowers: Elegant Kirigami Blossoms, Bouquets, Wreaths and More

Hiromi Yamazaki · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Learn how to bring a Japanese aesthetic into your life with these elegant works of floral art. Japanese kirigami (cut paper) flowers are delicate and beautiful examples of paper craft, but are surprisingly easy to make. This inspirational how-to guide shows you how to make 31 gorgeous...
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Knot It!

John Sherry · Familius
Pages: 124
Format: Hardcover

Master 100 essential outdoor knots with help from John Sherry, one of the world's leading knot-tying educators! Based on the wildly successful Pro-Knot cards and Sherry's own NetKnots.com website, Knot It! is an unprecedented resource for novices and masters alike. Full-color pages...
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The Art of Optical Illusions: Deceptions to Challenge the Eye and the Mind

Terry Stickels · Imagine
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Optical illusions intrigue the mind and delight the eye. Viewers try to perceive the visual shifts in a two-dimensional picture, but can't understand how a single still image can be so animated and rich. While even the simplest illusions please, this stunning volume goes far beyond...
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