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A-Z of Heirloom Sewing: The ultimate resource for beginners and experienced needleworkers

By: Country Bumpkin Publications

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003534

ISBN: 1782211713

Condition: New


The ultimate reference guides for needleworkers with amazing projects, detailed step-by-step instructions and stunning photographs. This best-selling series covering mainly embroidery but also sewing, knitting and crochet, was originally published by Country Bumpkin in Australia and has now been revamped for the modern needeworker by Search Press, with a fresh new design. Discover the delights of heirloom sewing, a collection of fine needlework techniques that imitate French hand sewing. The use of delicate fabrics trimmed with lace, entredeux, ribbon and tucks are common characteristics of th... View more info

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Tea Cozies 2

By: Cozy

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2010

Seller ID: 000218

ISBN: 1861086598

Condition: New


This title is a follow up to the hugely popular "Tea Cozies". You can have fun and fast to work from with easy-to-read instructions of this book. Make beautiful, inexpensive gifts - if they can be parted with! Projects are suitable for all levels of ability as a techniques section explains the basic skills. Tea lovers know there's nothing better than a cozy to keep a tasty brew piping hot to the very last sip. There's also no better way to prettify a plain pot or cheer up the tea table. The first tea cozy book was so popular that GMC had to make another! The enduring popularity of the tea cozy... View more info

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Simply Stitched Gifts: 21 Fun Projects Using Free-Motion Stitching

By: Cynthia Shaffer

Price: $26.95

Publisher: USA, Lark Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003650

ISBN: 1454709049

Condition: New


Rev up the sewing machine, because these 20 fresh and modern projects make perfect personalized gifts. Ranging from wall art to tote bags to baby accessories, they feature free-motion stitching, as well as a variety of mixed-media techniques —including painting, layering, and journaling. An ample introduction to the basics encourages creative exploration with fabric. View more info

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Half Yard Gifts: Easy Sewing Projects Using Left-Over Pieces of Fabric

By: Debbie Shore

Price: $25.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003485

ISBN: 1782211500

Condition: New


Half Yard Gifts is the latest title from sewing guru Debbie Shore, and the next book in her best-selling half yard series if you loved Half Yard Home and Half Yard Heaven, then this book is for you. It contains 22 projects to sew and give away, each made using less than half a yard of fabric. The book contains gifts for all your family and friends: the projects range from pincushions, bags and paperweights to aprons for budding chefs, kneeling pads for gardeners and tool belts for DIY-enthusiasts. The projects are made in a range of prints and styles and use a range of techniques: either follo... View more info

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Baby Beasties: Monster Mittens, Hats & Other Knits for Babies and Toddlers

By: Debby Ware

Price: $34.95

Publisher: USA, Taunton Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003642

ISBN: 1631860046

Condition: New


Fifty percent fancy dress and one hundred percent practical, these great patterns for knitted hats, mittens and slippers will keep babies and toddlers toasty - and parents and grandparents giggling - all winter! The designs are all from favourite baby-knit designer Debby Ware, and each makes the perfect knitted accessory for the little ones in your life. Here are twenty-five patterns that knit up in a snap for a wardrobe of irresistible hats, mittens and slippers to fit newborns, babies and toddlers. Easy-to-follow instructions guarantee success for knitters of all skill levels, and each origi... View more info

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All Points Patchwork: A Complete Guide to English Paper Piercing Quilting Techniques

By: Diane Gilleland

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003655

ISBN: 1612124208

Condition: New


By cutting the desired shapes from paper, basting the paper to the back of your fabric, and then hand-sewing the pieces together, you'll ensure perfectly matched points every time. This complete course in English paper piecing takes you far beyond traditional hexagons with step-by-step photos showing you how to connect triangles, octagons, diamonds, jewels, triangles, tumblers, pentagons, and curved shapes. It even provides dozens of ideas for incorporating the pattern designs into clothing, pillows, quilts, and home decor items! View more info

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Tatted Lace Accessories

By: Donatella Ciotti

Price: $23.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003503

ISBN: 1782212299

Condition: New


In her latest book, Donatella Ciotti teaches the reader how to make tatted lace, also known as frivolite" a durable yet delicate form of lace constructed using a series of knots and loops. Although it has been a traditional craft for centuries, Donatella's step-by-step instructions focus on more modern needle techniques, making the craft accessible to a contemporary audience. In recent years, tatted lace has come back into fashion and is now popular in high fashion design. The craft is relatively simple and easy to master following a few simple instructions. Different materials can be used, f... View more info

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How to Knit Socks That Fit: Techniques for Toe-Up and Cut-Down Styles # Storey Basics

By: Donna Druchunas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003643

ISBN: 1612125417

Condition: New


Covering both toe-up and cuff-down styles, she introduces two techniques for starting a sock, three different heel techniques, and useful tips and tricks like the figure-eight cast-on and stretchy bind-off, as well as how to work with both double-pointed and circular needles. Once the basic techniques are mastered, knitters will be able to adapt them to create their own custom sock designs. View more info

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The Crocheter's Skill-Building Handbook

By: Dora Ohrenstein

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 001895

ISBN: 1612122469

Condition: New


Starting with how to choose yarns and ending with finishing techniques, this book covers the basics and so much more in a must-have volume for every fibre aficionado's library. This book features over 70 stitch-along swatches that teach a particular crochet technique as well as five basic projects (hat, shawl, neck warmer, bag, and scarf) that put those techniques to use. The swatches are unusual in that they're not simply a variety of stitch patterns but also a variety of shapes: They are building blocks for more sophisticated and varied projects than just another afghan. This book teaches, f... View more info

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Baby Bright Quilts: Use Pops of Color in Stunning Baby Designs!

By: Dynamic Resource Group

Price: $21.95

Publisher: USA, Leisure Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 001982

ISBN: 1464733341

Condition: New


Create a keepsake baby quilt perfect for that new arrival. Annie's Baby Bright Quilts will become your go-to source every time a special baby quilt is needed. Ten fresh-looking projects include Color Therapy Throw (a simple twist on a Nine-Patch quilt), Twist and Turn (make it in a day), Nite-Time Baby Bear (a keepsake treasure), It's Not Easy Being Green (cuddle up with cute applique frogs), Little Trip to Bali (with scrappy baby elephants), Hush-a-Bye (a two-block wonder), Diamonds Royale (there are two ways to make this one), Pastel Pinwheels (try your hand at appliqued curved pinwheels), D... View more info

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Lap & Throw Quilts: Every Style from Contemporary to Traditional!

By: Dynamic Resource Group

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Leisure Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 001998

ISBN: 1464733368

Condition: New


Annie's Lap and Throw Quilts contains 12 smaller projects that are perfect for gifts, charity donations, cots and bedding. Styles range from traditional to modern, in skill levels from beginner to advanced. Projects include Spring Baskets (showcase your pretty florals), Triangle Fever (triangles without the maths), Modern Comfort (10" squares make this an easy project), Pretty in Pink (a quick and easy project), Red Delicious (try paper piecing), Steppingstones (take the "pieceful" path), Home Is Where the Quilt Is (update a classic quilt), Woven Links (create an optical illusion), Garden Laby... View more info

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Precuts Pizazz: Get the most out of your quilting with fabric packs!

By: Dynamic Resource Group

Price: $21.95

Publisher: USA, Leisure Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 002014

ISBN: 1464733376

Condition: New


If you often buy fabric precuts because they re pretty and then wonder what to do with them, Annie s Precuts Pizzazz will help you turn them into gorgeous quilts, runners, place mats and more. Projects include Strip Dash Runner (a weekend project), Reversible Around the World Runner (strips with color options), Windows (freshen up your bed), Summer Twist (bold graphics), Progression (a study in color), Cracked Ice (10"-square friendly), Trellised Garden (using fat quarters), Bird s Eye View (a precut combo), Apple of My Eye (use fat quarters or 10 inch 34; squares), Square It Up (turn strips i... View more info

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Quick & Easy Quilts: 12 Fun & Fabulous Quilts for a Busy Schedule!

By: Dynamic Resource Group

Price: $21.95

Publisher: USA, Leisure Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 002015

ISBN: 146473335X

Condition: New


Looking for something quick and easy? Quick & Easy Quilts is a collection of fun, fast and fabulous quilts perfect for a rainy day, a free weekend or anytime you want to quilt and feel that sense of accomplishment for actually finishing a project. We have something for every skill level and every quilt style. You'll find 12 projects to select from, and all you have to do is add the time and the fabric. There's everything from traditional to contemporary quilt styles of all skill levels, and many are scrap- friendly. View more info

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Quilted Purses and Totes: For All Seasons 14 Classy bags for all your needs!

By: Dynamic Resource Group

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Leisure Arts: 2015

Seller ID: 002016

ISBN: 1464733384

Condition: New


Looking for something quick and easy? Quick & Easy Quilts is a collection of fun, fast and fabulous quilts perfect for a rainy day, a free weekend or anytime you want to quilt and feel that sense of accomplishment for actually finishing a project. We have something for every skill level and every quilt style. You'll find 12 projects to select from, and all you have to do is add the time and the fabric. There's everything from traditional to contemporary quilt styles of all skill levels, and many are scrap- friendly.Annie's Quilted Purses and Totes has all the ideas and patterns you'll ever nee... View more info

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The Crochet Answer Book 2E

By: Edie Eckman

Price: $21.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing LLC: 2015

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000396

ISBN: 1612124062

Condition: New


In this significantly updated edition, crocheters will find answers to all of their questions about their craft. They'll also find bonus features, such as illustrations for left handed crocheters; additional reference material, including internet resources; a larger section on unusual techniques like Tunisian crochet; and new questions on broomstick lace, linked stitches, crochet cables, and more. Crocheters of all levels will love having Edie Eckman's expert answers handy as they work on all of their projects. View more info

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50 Fat Quarter Makes: Fifty Sewing Projects Made Using Fat Quarters

By: Edited by Ame Verso

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 001933

ISBN: 1446305910

Condition: New


It's time to finally use those fat quarters you have been hoarding! We all love fat quarters for their amazing value, effortless co-ordination and "buy-me" bundling - but knowing what to do with them (other than sitting and stroking them from time to time) can be a dilemma. Not any more! This unique collection of quick-and-easy sewing projects includes contemporary ideas for DIY home decor, accessories, gifts and more - all made from fat quarters. Projects range from instant fixes needing just one fat quarter, to those using a small handful to create quick patchwork presents, to those that nee... View more info

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The Best of Jane Austen Knits: 27 Regency-Inspired Designs

By: Edited by Amy Clarke Moore

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 002889

ISBN: 1620338815

Condition: New


What would Jane Austen knit? Enter the world of Jane Austen through timeless knitting patterns inspired by the places and characters in her beloved novels. Designers including Susanna IC, Vicki Square, Annie Modesitt, Heather Zoppetti, Karen Joan Raz, and Kathleen Dames have translated their love for Jane Austen's novels into a stunning tribute to the beloved author. The gorgeously evocative pieces include cardigans, knitted shawls, bags and other accessories, and knitted projects for men and children. While the knitting projects are inspired by the fashions of the regency era, they are every ... View more info

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One-Skein Wonders for Babies: 101 Knitting Projects for Babies and Toddlers

By: Edited by Judith Morant

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003351

ISBN: 1612124801

Condition: New


This irresistible collection offers 101 original knitting projects for babies and toddlers -- each using just a single skein of yarn! From mittens and hats to tees, sweaters, hoodies, pants, dresses, socks, and bootees, you'll find the perfect wearable for every child and every occasion. You'll also discover beautiful bibs, blankets, and sleep sacks, plus adorable stuffed toys, blanket buddies, and more. These beautiful projects were contributed by designers and crafters around the world, and each comes with complete step-by-step instructions and a photograph of the finished piece. View more info

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Magical Shetland Lace Shawls to Knit: Feather Soft and Incredibly Light, 15 Great Patterns & Full Instructions

By: Elizabeth Lovick

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003495

ISBN: 1782212736

Condition: New


Shetland shawls have long been the epitome of knitted elegance. This book features patterns for 15 inspirational shawls that range from mini-shawls for beginners right up to a light-as-air wedding stole.Shetland lace shawls look impossibly light and delicate yet they are surprisingly easy to knit. Once your hands have got used to working with the fine yarns, the rhythm of the rows makes the process of knitting enjoyable.The book includes clear instructions for all the techniques needed to knit Shetland lace, meaning that even beginners can achieve fantastic results. More advanced knitters can ... View more info

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The Crochet Home: 20 Vintage Modern Crochet Projects for the Home

By: Emma Lamb

Price: $37.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 003342

ISBN: 144630485X

Condition: New


Transform your home with this collection of beautiful crocheted homewares by talented crochet designer and blogger Emma Lamb. Choose from 20 different projects to prettify your home such as gorgeous flower garlands, vintage inspired blankets and throws, and delightful doilies and cushions. Talented designer Emma Lamb brings her unique style and eye for design to this stunning collection of contemporary crochet projects. Whether you are new to crochet or an experienced stitcher looking for wonderful new project ideas, this book is sure to appeal. Emma's technique for combining colours and subtl... View more info