Stephanie Pearl-McPhee Casts Off: The Yarn Harlot's Guide to the Land of Knitting

By Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

Cast off with Stephanie Pearl-McPhee at the final trip in the course of the knitter’s global. Pack your crafting bag, chart a path to the closest yarn store, and decide your touring spouse via trying to find the telltale needle holes in her handbag. With wry humor and a contagiously obsessive love for every little thing knitted, Pearl-McPhee takes you on a hilarious travel of the Land of Knitting and introduces you to the wacky, impressive people who decide to inhabit it. 

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Totally Cool Nails: 50 Fun and Easy Nail Art Designs for Kids

By Catherine Rodgers

Say hi to fantastic nail paintings designs you could create!

It's time to get your nails spotted! Catherine Rodgers, the writer of the preferred nail artwork YouTube Channel completely Cool Nails, exhibits you the way to color special nail artwork designs correct on your own residence. together with her tips and precious information, you will create 50 super-stylish nail paintings designs like Starfish, Rainbow Wave, sweet center, and Watermelon Nails. She additionally stocks her secrets and techniques for giving your self the correct nail filing, together with how one can prep your nails, use well known nail artwork instruments, and customize the designs. even if you are looking for a super-stylish development or a enjoyable vacation nail paintings layout, this advisor has a stupendous alternative for each get together and mood.

Complete with step by step directions and full-color photos of every undertaking, Totally Cool Nails delivers amazing nails--every time!

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Zakka Handmades: 24 Projects Sewn from Natural Fabrics to Help Organize, Adorn, and Simplify Your Life

By Amy Morinaka

Learn how you can stitch basic, shrewdpermanent issues that arrange your place and aid with day-by-day initiatives with Zakka Handmades! those exceedingly helpful initiatives contain pouches and baggage, small toys and child goods, and convenient kitchen add-ons. a few of the author’s sewn goods additionally include easy crochet. In jap, zakka capacity “household goods,” concerning goods for household use—tableware, kitchenware, packing containers of assorted varieties, even easy garments. What all of the goods have in universal is an easy, clean, hand-crafted aesthetic; a refined, shrewdpermanent wit; and absolute usefulness and practicality.

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Vintage Quilt Revival: 22 Modern Designs from Classic Blocks

By Katie Clark Blakesley, Lee Heinrich, Faith Jones

Vintage duvet Revival is a source for quilters of any age or type who like to use modern-day sleek shades and materials. With clean cover layouts, specific directions on beginning piecing, and a wide selection of conventional blocks and glossy initiatives, Vintage cover Revival is on the vanguard of the burgeoning curiosity within the "traditional-made-modern" movement.

Join the authors and make 20 conventional duvet blocks. Use them to stitch a sampler cover or discover the authors' information and differences for making the blocks clean and attractive and use them to create quilts with a latest aptitude. tasks variety from sizable quilts to a pillow, desk runner, bag, and zipper pouch.

Learn bits of quilting background through the publication and spot layout how to take conventional duvet blocks and piecing options and provides them a contemporary spin. in case you are already familiar with piecing, basting, quilting, and binding, this publication is a necessary addition in your library.

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The Best of Interweave Crochet: A Collection of Our Favorite Designs

By Marcy Smith

The better of Interweave Crochet offers the superior styles by way of best designers from the journal on the grounds that its inception. From Kathy Merrick's color-rich Babette's Blanket to Kristin Omdahl's shapely Infinity scarf to Lily Chin's flattering Lace costume, you will not are looking to wait to start on those well known tasks and more.

You'll additionally locate the in-depth directions, information, and strategies that you just comprehend and love from Interweave Crochet. Create daring new crochet creations utilizing cutting edge adaptations on uncomplicated stitches and check out your hand at extra advanced sew motifs, Tunisian crochet, and lacework.

The better of Interweave Crochet is an entire number of best designs multi function simply obtainable quantity. even if you are making a choice on up a hook for the 1st time or you are a long-time crocheter, you are going to love those twenty precise and renowned projects.

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The Ultimate Book of Decorative Knots

By Lindsey Philpott

All knots are worthy, yet many is also very appealing. right here, Lindsey Philpott, specialist knot tyer, units out to supply the main finished, worthwhile, and tasty publication of ornamental knots from world wide. Readers will research the fabrics, equipment, measurements, and instruments had to tie dozens of gorgeous knots. Flat knots, around knots, sq. knots, protecting knots—you identify it, and this booklet has it. From braids to plaits to sinnets, listed here are step by step directions followed via full-color pictures for the knot tyer’s reference. Chapters include:

  • Getting Started
  • Purely ornamental Knots
  • Netting and Woven Knots
  • Turk’s Head Knots
  • Knob Knots
  • And a lot more!

Philpott offers a short heritage of knotting, as well as directions and important photos. useful information, like what fabrics to not use will propose novices concerning the info of knot tying. when you perform the knots illustrated in those pages, you should use the data to create your individual person style—and even a few new knots! convenient reference publication in addition to a stunning reward, this can be a necessary addition to each knot enthusiast’s library.

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Sew Organized for the Busy Girl: Tips to Make the Most of Your Time & Space - 23 Quick & Clever Sewing Projects You'll Love

By Heidi Staples

Healthy stitching into your busy way of life with useful suggestions that can assist you positioned hours again at the clock! Heidi Staples, an inventive mother of 3, might help you arrange your stitching house and works-in-progress so that they are able to roll at a moment's detect. Revive your inventive lifestyles and utilize some time with easy-to-implement suggestion. sew up 23 initiatives, starting from hand made quilts to domestic decor, children's presents, and engaging garage instances. With an arsenal of time-savers, you'll ultimately end these tasks whereas having fun with a bit "you" time on the stitching laptop.

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Café, crème, savon et Cie: La petite chimie du matin de Marie Curieuse

By Muriel Chiron-Charrier

Marie Curieuse... mais qui est donc Marie Curieuse ? Ce pourrait être vous, si tout comme elle, des questions vous assaillent dès le matin à los angeles sortie du lit : Quelle différence y-a-t-il entre l. a. théine et l. a. caféine ? remark le savon a-t-il été créé ? A quoi sert le collagène présent dans notre épiderme ? Avec quoi se maquillait Cléopâtre ?

Sur un ton à l. a. fois drôle et sérieux, l'auteure nous fait découvrir l'histoire d'un produit, les origines de ses composants, les réactions chimiques pour arriver à un tel résultat et son utilisation... bref l. a. petite chimie du matin ! Chaque partie est construite autour d'une thématique.

Les explications sont claires et concises et les illustrations décalées nous emportent dans le monde de Marie Curieuse.

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Sew Gifty: Fun Accessories, Decor Accents, Baby Gifts, and Other Perfect Presents

By Janis Bullis

Easy stitching initiatives designed to be particular, out-of-the-ordinary gifts

Sew Gifty provides boutique-quality presents that anybody could make in a night and should be proud to provide. there's a excellent current the following for everybody at the record; girl or guy, child or youngster. the gathering contains on-trend add-ons, deluxe linens, colourful toys, presents for lovers like golfers and chefs, and mawkish presents for weddings and showers. For present wraps, there are a stitched card, reward bag, and fabric-covered field. The tasks use certain materials from silks to fleece and immediate elaborations, and are ideal for personalizing. every one has step by step directions with how-to images and styles. Even a starting sewer can create those tasks; in truth, those are ideal first initiatives. The initiatives comprise beaded socks, an embroidered silk beauty bag, night scarf, stadium cushion, linen dinner napkins, shoe commute luggage, a customized necktie, even a ballerina gown. stitch Gifty is for everybody who likes to make provides for vacations and precise occasions.

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