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The Crochet Workshop: Learn to Crochet in Quick and Easy Steps

By: Emma Osmond

Price: $21.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003482

ISBN: 1782212205

Condition: New


Suitable for the absolute beginner, The Crochet Workshop tells you everything you need to know to get you started and is both an easy to use reference book and compact enough to keep with you in your project bag. From choosing yarn and how to hold the hook, you can follow Wendy's three basic lessons, teaching you how to start from a circle, a straight edge and a granny square. There is a basic stitch library for you to refer to, with both right handed and left handed instructions, along with the relevant chart symbol illustrated for each stitch, so that as you learn you familiarise yourself wi... View more info

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Egg Cozies

By: Guild of Master Craftsman

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Guils of Master Craftsman Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 004328

ISBN: 1861086849

Condition: New


Don't let those hard- or soft-boiled eggs go cold in their little egg cups-wrap them up in a tiny knit "jacket!" These whimsical works of art offer endless fun and kitschy possibilities, and this illustrated guide features 30 egg-cellent projects, from rustic to chic to kid-friendly. The designs are perfect for beginning knitters just building their skills and a terrific way to use up those scraps of yarn that every crafter has lying around. View more info

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Simply Modern Lace: 20 Knit Projects

By: Interweave

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003364

ISBN: 163250104X

Condition: New


Handpicked knitting projects celebrate a favorite topic for knitters-lace! Lace is a perennial favorite for knitters. Now the latest book from the Interweave Favorites series offers knitters a cornucopia of lace designs. Carefully chosen by Interweave editors, these standout projects featured in Simply Modern Lace will appeal to a broad range of knitters, from seasoned lace enthusiasts to those wanting to try a lace project for the first time. There are easy introductions to lace in the form of simple scarves, shawls, and hats. Readers may choose between easy shawls with just a border of lace ... View more info

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My Crochet Animals: Crochet 12 Furry Animal Friends Plus 35 Stylish Clothes and Accessories

By: Isabelle Kessedjian

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 002001

ISBN: 1446305929

Condition: New


Cute creatures with personality plus! Crochet yourself a family of fun furry animal friends that are guaranteed to make you smile. Instagram sensation Isabelle Kessedjian has created this adorable range of forest and farmyard animals with their very own stylish wardrobes - all in crochet! Using Isabelle's easy patterns, discover how to crochet your furry friends and then personalize them with your choice of clothing and accessories. Each animal is presented as a mini story to bring your new friend to life, with a whole heap of extras to complete each scene. Go on a day out with Family Rabbit a... View more info

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From Art to Stitch: The Textile Artist

By: Janet Edmonds

Price: $46.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003504

ISBN: 178221030X

Condition: New


Janet Edmonds creates amazing textile pieces inspired by the artists Chuck Close, Van Gogh, Kandinsky, Matisse, Hundertwasser, John Piper and Giorgio Morandi. She outlines each artist's work, sharing what inspires her, then creates a series of artistic projects using various media and techniques, exploring this inspiration. These works lead in each case to a stitching project, with a stitch sampler to introduce each one. Janet's finished textile pieces include stitched squares, a portrait, a purse, a landscape, a box-framed 3D piece, embroidered boxes, stitched panels with castings and more. T... View more info

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Log Cabin Quilts : The Basics & Beyond, Classic to Contemporary

By: Janet Houts and Jean Ann Wright

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Landauer Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 002907

ISBN: 1935726285

Condition: New


This is a fantastic guide to creating fabulous log cabin quilts in both classic and contemporary styles. Log Cabin quilts have been a long-time favorite among quilters, popular since the mid-1800's when both the pattern and technique were new. Today the basic log cabin block technique of sewing strips of fabric around a center square remains the same, while the quilt settings and fabrics take the log cabin quilt from classic to contemporary. This volume teaches traditional Log Cabin block construction, including Courthouse Steps and Half Log Cabin, and how to design your own Log Cabin quilts. ... View more info

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Quilt Lovely: 15 Vibrant Projects Using Piecing and Applique

By: Jen Kingwell

Price: $46.95

Publisher: USA, F & W Publications: 2015

Seller ID: 9781440240584

ISBN: 1440240582

Condition: New


Let your fabrics inspire you to create your own lovely combinations!Quilt designer Jen Kingwell brings you fifteen amazing new quilt designs in "Quilt Lovely." With nine gorgeous quilt projects that use a variety of techniques, including applique, hand sewing and hand quilting, and six fun pillow projects that can be expanded easily into quilts, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. Full-size paper patterns make template creation quick and simple, and an easy-to-navigate reference section provides advice on quilting basics and finishing. View more info

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Tatted Snowflakes: Twenty to Make

By: Jennifer Williams

Price: $12.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003509

ISBN: 1782212272

Condition: New


Snowflakes are a popular subject. Perfect for beginners, they offer an infinite variety of designs that are fun to make, and can be used as Christmas tree decorations, coasters, or to embellish bigger projects. At the start of the book there will be a double-page spread of basic techniques and, depending on the amount of technique information, we may opt for the 20TM Crocheted Beanies format, and add front and back flaps if required. This will be followed by 20 projects, each providing a different tatted snowflake design, accompanied by a diagram and written instructions. To give the book a ... View more info

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Sewn Together: 25 Fun Projects to Sew with Kids

By: Jenny Doh

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Lark Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001969

ISBN: 1454708778

Condition: New


This title features 25 delightful sewn projects made for parents to do with their children or tweens to try alone. Kids will love these varied designs, from a sweet kitten pillow to fun woodland hand puppets and a wendy house. It comes from the popular Jenny Doh, author of bestselling Craft-a-Doodle. It's always better when you sew together! The art of sewing should be shared, and these delightful child-centered projects are made for parents to do with their kids aged 6 to 12-or for tweens to try alone they've learned the basics. From simple Russian Dolls and a plush fox friend to a drawstring... View more info

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Patchwork Quilts & Gifts: 20 Patchwork and Applique Quilts from Cowslip

By: Jo Colwill

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 002036

ISBN: 1446305260

Condition: New


Experience the magic of patchwork and quilting centre, Cowslip Workshops, with this collection of patchwork projects by owner Jo Colwill. Jo is an expert patchworker and quilter with over 25 years experience and she has created this stunning collection of patchwork projects for you to try. Based on the most popular classes she runs at Cowslip Workshops, this collection includes patterns for 10 large quilts including full-sized bed quilts and large wall hangings, as well as 10 small patchwork projects. The small patchwork projects include a motif or design taken from the original quilt to provi... View more info

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Cushions & Quilts: Quilting Projects to Decorate Your Home

By: Jo Colwill

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2013

Seller ID: 002253

ISBN: 1446302563

Condition: New


Jo Colwill taught Kirstie Allsopp to create one of her beautiful cushion designs on Kirstie's Handmade Britain, and now she can teach you too! This gorgeous collection of cushion and quilt projects are all inspired by Jo Colwill's life on her Cornish farm. Learn how to sew with step-by-step instructions, detailed diagrams and clever tips and tricks. For most of the projects, patchwork is combined with applique and hand embroidery, and the sewing techniques are clearly described to help you to achieve professional results. There's a wide range of designs to suit everyone, whether you're a begin... View more info

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Increase, Decrease: Find the perfect technique for shaping every knitting project

By: Judith Durant

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 001946

ISBN: 1612123317

Condition: New


Increase, Decrease is a comprehensive guide to 99 different methods for increasing and decreasing knitting stitches. Each method is clearly described and includes step-by-step how-to photographs, swatches showing the look of the featured stitch, and a list of best uses. You'll find the best technique for every situation, whether you want to increase from the centre, shape sleeves and necklines, work shaped lace, or decrease for the top of a hat. View more info

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The Practical Spinner's Guide - Rare Luxury Fibers

By: Judith Mackenzie

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003362

ISBN: 162033772X

Condition: New


It's time to look beyond wool, with The Practical Spinner's Guide: Rare Luxury Fibers! The go-to expert for fiber artists, Judith MacKenzie shares insights into working with uncommon (but readily available) luxury downs in this comprehensive, yet practical, guide for today's spinners. With her natural voice for story telling that is both engaging and informative, she discusses the history of each of these downs, how they are used today, characteristics unique to each, and where to find them. She also dives deep into the specific spinning techniques for each fiber, knitting and weaving rare fib... View more info

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Knitting Fabric Rugs: 28 Colourful Designs for Crafters of Every Level

By: Karen Tiede

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 002029

ISBN: 1612124488

Condition: New


Tiede gives you directions for making 28 different rugs, with designs that use age-old motifs, including stripes and spirals; traditional quilt patterns, such as tessellations and log cabin designs; and freeform inventions. She shows how to create a wide range of colour modulations, as well as different shapes, from rectangles to circles. The results are beautiful, one-of-a-kind floor coverings and wall hangings that are perfect for your space and taste. View more info

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Custom Socks: Knit to Fit Your Feet

By: Kate Atherley

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003378

ISBN: 1620337754

Condition: New


Whether you knit them toe-up or top-down, getting just the right fit on hand knit socks can be a major challenge! In Custom Socks, Kate Atherley sets out to teach knitters of all levels the skills and tools they need to understand sock fit, and to knit a pair of socks that fit properly. She calls on her years of experience as Knitty's Managing Technical Editor, where she has edited hundreds of sock patterns, to share this information in a way that is easy to understand with patterns that inspire. So go ahead and treat yourself to these 15 original sock patterns that are easily customizable and... View more info

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The Practical Spinner's Guide - Wool

By: Kate Larson

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003646

ISBN: 1632500280

Condition: New


For centuries, fiber artists have been using wool at their spinning wheels to create beautiful yarns. Despite this fiber's long history of use, spinners still have many unanswered questions about it. How does one choose a fleece when at a fiber festival? What's the best way to wash and prep wool fibers for spinning? When should one send fibers to a mill vs. processing it by hand? What's available to the spinner purchasing prepared fibers? For the answers to these questions, and so many others, fiber artist and shepherdess Kate Larson presents The Practical Spinner's Guide: Wool. Kate is a well... View more info

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Baby Brights: Colorful Crocheted Accessories

By: Kathleen McCafferty

Price: $27.95

Publisher: USA, Lark Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002128

ISBN: 145470876X

Condition: New


Apple Tree Rattles, Teething Keys, Owl Towels and Jingle Balls: this adorable collection of 30 crocheted projects celebrates babies! Easy enough for beginners, the bright, bold and fun items include everything from hats and booties to blankets, cuddly bath time goodies and nursery must-haves like mobiles and bunting. With their unique and eye-catching style, these accessories make perfect gifts to cherish forever. View more info

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Edward's Menagerie: Birds: Over 40 Soft Toy Patterns for Crochet Birds

By: Kerry Lord

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 002026

ISBN: 144630602X

Condition: New


Be prepared for forty fine-feathered friends to fly off your hook and put their feet up on your coffee table. Kerry Lord's Edward's Menagerie was a runaway success and now she's back with Birds. You'll be happy as a lark as your crochet your way through this colourful collection of birds, including a bashful Flamingo, romance-writing Owl and a politically incorrect Pheasant. Read all about these kooky characters, their adorations and aversions, daydreams and delusions, then crochet them for everyone you know friends and family. Each bird can be crocheted in four different sizes making over 160... View more info

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Retro Mama Scrap Happy Sewing: 18 Easy Sewing Projects for DIY Gifts and Toys from Fabric Remnants

By: Kim Kruzich

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, David and Charles: 2015

Seller ID: 001967

ISBN: 144630521X

Condition: New


Cute and clever stash-busting sewing projects from the Retro Mama! Super-talented designer Kim Kruzich - aka Retro Mama - showcases her unique style and skill with colour in this contemporary collection of simple sewing projects made from scrap fabrics. The 18 adorable handmade projects in Retro Mama Scrap Happy Sewing combine sewing, patchwork, applique and embroidery and are all brilliantly designed to use up leftover fabrics...Genius! With over 10,000 happy customers in her Etsy pattern store, Kim's trademark easy-to-follow visual instructions and full-size templates make these projects sup... View more info

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Tapestry Weaving

By: Kirsten Glasbrook

Price: $28.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003502

ISBN: 1782212043

Condition: New


Kirsten Glasbrook demonstrates the ancient art of tapestry weaving using wool yarn, fine linen and cotton on simple rectangular frames with notches, or purpose-built looms for larger tapestries. She shows step by step how to weave gorgeous tapestries, from choosing colours and winding warps through to creating images and finishing off with tassels and beads. Readers will learn how to create horizontal and diagonal lines, curves, motifs, shading, outlines, borders and more. There is a gallery of beautiful finished works to inspire everyone from beginners to experienced weavers. This best-sellin... View more info