Category: Crafts

  • Mason Jar Crafts: DIY Projects for Adorable and Rustic Decor, Storage, Lighting, Gifts and Much More

    By Lauren Elise Donaldson

    Packed with dozens of straightforward do-it your self tasks, this booklet indicates tips on how to rework the eternally trendy Mason jar into every little thing from a festive occasion ornament or enjoyable children’s toy to a sublime marriage ceremony prefer or helpful domestic ornament, including:
    • Cake Stand
    • Calligraphy Drink Glasses
    • vacation Candelabra
    • Terrarium
    • evening Light
    • Piggy Bank
    • Clock
    • Herb Garden
    • Animal Hooks

    With worthy directions and over a hundred and fifty step by step images, Mason Jar Crafts can have you fashioning reasonably cheap and classy initiatives in no time.
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  • 25 Ways to Sew Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes & Charm Packs: Modern Quilt Projects from Contemporary Pre-cuts

    By Brioni Greenberg

    Create attractive sleek quilts and quilted tasks from jelly rolls, layer truffles and different pre-cuts textile bundles. that includes 25 small and big initiatives, every one made of pre-cut bundles of material, together with complete sized mattress quilts, baggage and desk runners. Be encouraged through marvelous modern duvet designs utilizing the main fascinating textile traces, and expend the leftovers to make speedy and straightforward small quilted projects.

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  • Steampunk Emporium: Creating Fantastical Jewelry, Devices and Oddments from Assorted Cogs, Gears and Curios

    Embark on a so much striking expedition

    Make haste and pack your baggage right now you are not going to need to hold up this fascinating event! when perusing the pages of "Steampunk Emporium," the harrowing antics of "Miss Emily Ladybird" will have interaction you within the such a lot mesmerizing of worlds. subscribe to her as she files the adventures of intergalactic house pirates, undersea voyagers and Jurassic explorers the entire whereas, dabbling within the info of which baubles most sensible gain the venturesome class.

    Discover inside:

    • 20 appealing and eccentric designs observed through specific step by step photos and meticulous instruction.
    • Projects starting from decadent jewellery, medals of significant contrast, wine charms for imbibers and plenty of units of note.
    • Superb guide for numerous jewellery, polymer clay and combined media thoughts you should use in your whole adornment escapades.

    Let "Steampunk Emporium" outfit you for the unabashed event of a lifetime!"

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  • Increase, Decrease: 99 Step-by-Step Methods; Find the Perfect Technique for Shaping Every Knitting Project

    The mystery to knitting great-fitting hats and shaping based sleeves lies in utilizing the ideal elevate or reduce recommendations. providing ninety nine varied tools for widening or narrowing your cloth, Judith Durant exhibits you the way to form all your knitting tasks to perfection. Approachable and insightful, Durant offers transparent directions and step by step photos that exhibit swatches for every procedure. From operating formed lace to adjusting necklines, you’ll quickly have a go-to method for effectively tackling knitting demanding situations of all shapes and sizes.

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  • Inner Hero Creative Art Journal: Mixed Media Messages to Silence Your Inner Critic

    By Quinn McDonald

    Dear internal Critic, meet your internal heroes!

    As an artistic individual, you're conversant in the critic--that nagging presence on your head that's constantly attempting to indicate your shortcomings. yet there's desire: Your internal heroes also are continually with you at your worktable. in the course of the construction of your individual Inner Hero artistic artwork Journal (a sequence of loose-leaf playing cards, every one with a brand new mixed-media technique), you are going to invite an internal dialog that may light up your top self. Your internal Scribe, Tarot Reader, Alchemist, Gardener and clever lady each one lengthy to be brought in your internal critic and to teach you a good and extra supportive perspective.

    Those who desire to step as much as their internal critic will quickly pay attention a gentler voice.

    • Overcome damaging self-talk--Each bankruptcy introduces a number of rules and routines to unlock your internal heroes.
    • Discover a brand new format--Loose-leaf watercolor pages turn into art-journaled playing cards you'll use again and again to make that means of your journey.
    • Mixed media techniques--Discover art-making innovations utilizing inks, pictures, watercolors, cloth, eggshells and extra to exploit on your personal artwork journaling.
    • Additional on-line content--Links to downloadable worksheets and encouraging diversifications are sprinkled through the book.
    Step out of the critic's color and into the heat and luxury of your personal inventive light.

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  • Origami Boxes

    By Tomoko Fuse

    TOMOKO FUSE is a revered member of Origami united states, The British Origami organization, and the Japan Origami organization. She is the writer of the best-selling origami books ORIGAMI containers, UNIT ORIGAMI, fast & effortless ORIGAMI packing containers and cheerful ORIBAMI containers.
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  • Famous Frocks: The Little Black Dress: Patterns for 20 Garments Inspired by Fashion Icons

    By Dolin Bliss O'Shea

    Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly. . . . each one of those girls had an influential tackle the main vintage cloth wardrobe staple of all: the Little Black costume. during this stylish stitching e-book, patternmaker Dolin Bliss O'Shea pulls proposal from well-known LBDs all through history—including Mary Quant's mod mini, a vintage wrap gown worn by means of Liza Minelli, Princess Diana's shrewdpermanent A-line, and more—and deals styles for reinterpreted types which are completely trendy. together with 10 complete costume styles with stitching adaptations to make 20 clothing in all, a primer on stitching options, classic photos of favor icons, and full-color photographs of the completed items, this e-book has every little thing fashionistas have to convey undying variety correct into their closets.
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  • French Girl Knits Accessories: Modern Designs for a Beautiful Life

    By Kristeen Griffin-Grimes

    From the writer of French lady Knits comes a set of signature French-inspired and female knit components. Kristeen Griffin-Grimes brings to lifestyles her signature aesthetic via undying recommendations for a beautiful encore knitted trend booklet. prepared into vignettes that commute from morning to nighttime, those eye-catching initiatives invite knitters to visualize their very own day-by-day lives more desirable by way of those beautiful designs.

    French woman Knits Accessories comprises 16 intermediate-level knitting initiatives masking an entire diversity of components for ladies. Designed with French savoir-faire, the initiatives comprise shrugs, hats, gloves and mittens, wraps and stoles, and socks and slippers. are looking to upload extra romance with lace and ribbon? need a excellent pleat or fold? Sidebars and methods contain basic how-tos for those information and extra. all through this number of small tasks, you can find an emphasis on fresh sleek strains and magnificence woven with classic and romantic type inspiration.

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  • Afghans: More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs Featuring Berroco's Comfort Yarn (Comfort Knitting & Crochet)

    By Norah Gaughan, Margery Winter, Berroco Design Team

    Photographs by way of Thayer Allyson Gowdy
    Styling by way of Karen Schaupeter


    For many people, afghans are the epitome of convenience. colourful and welcoming, they're a staple of the house, with out which a lounge or bed room simply wouldn’t think whole. And no matter if you’re making one for your self, as a housewarming reward, or to welcome a brand new child into the realm, the method of making a home made afghan should be as lucrative because the comprehensive product.

    Comfort Knitting and Crochet: Afghans positive aspects 50 styles for those comfortable blankets, made with Berroco convenience yarn—an reasonable, ultra-soft acrylic/nylon blend—and designed by means of the Berroco group, headed by means of Norah Gaughan.

    The publication comprises anything for everybody: The designs diversity from present day to standard, from spare to decorated, and are encouraged by way of assets as diversified as Scottish tweeds, jap Ikat, and Delft pottery. meant for knitters and crocheters of each ability point, this assortment brings new lifestyles to the well-loved and flexible afghan.
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  • The Big-Ass Book of Crafts

    By Mark Montano

    The Big-Ass e-book of Crafts is choked with principles for sharpening up your residing area; concocting outstanding, all-natural physique items; designing your personal distinct stationery; and developing numerous different crafts that might persuade your mates and household that you are the mystery love baby of Martha Stewart (only a lot, a lot cooler).

    Forget crocheted doilies and itchy knit sweaters--TLC's While You have been Out best clothier Mark Montano has created fashionable and innovative initiatives that variety from a Warhol-esque Ultrasuede iPod case to photo-adorned boxer shorts to African masks patio chairs to wood night-light bins. Divided into sections that come with Outdoorsy (ideas to reinforce your backyard), Dishing It Out (decorating plates utilizing varied techniques), you have been Framed (innovative photo framing ideas), and will i've got a gentle? (creating and adorning lamps, lanterns, and chandeliers), it really is as interesting to learn because it is perpetually inspiring.

    With multiple hundred and fifty artistic and enjoyable tasks, The Big-Ass e-book of Crafts is the suitable job booklet for readers of each temper, price range, and ability point.
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