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Granny Squares and Shapes: 20 Crochet Projects for You and Your Home

By: Susan Pinner

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2015

Seller ID: 003410

ISBN: 1861087527

Condition: New


Brighten up your home and your wardrobe with this fabulously colourful, creative craft. Simple granny squares and shapes are quick to make and offer a wealth of design potential. These small, crocheted designs can be made in a huge variety of patterns and colour ways that become the building blocks for an array of projects. Beginners to crochet need not worry - granny squares are quick, easy and amazingly versatile. All the crochet stitches and techniques are presented in a clear and easy-to-follow style. Projects are easy enough for beginners but intermediate and advanced crocheters will also... View more info

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Measure, Cut, Sew: Pattern-Free Projects Using Simple Shapes

By: Susan Wasinger

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Lark Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003648

ISBN: 1454709073

Condition: New


Sew simple, sew better, sew by the numbers! With these pure, pattern-free projects, there's no need for photocopying, piecing and taping. It's as easy as 1, 2 ,3: just measure and cut a few squares, a couple of rectangles, the odd triangle and the occasional circle...then start stitching them together. Even novices can quickly make sweet sundresses and girls' pinafores; messenger bags and backpacks; patchwork pillows and a mega-plaid quilt. This is the stress-free way to create exactly what you want! View more info

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Lucky Spool's Essential Guide to Modern Quilt Making: From Color to Quilting: 10 Design Workshops by Your Favorite Teachers

By: Susanne Woods

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2014

Seller ID: 001898

ISBN: 1940655005

Condition: New


10 of the best-known and most respected teachers in modern quilt making, many best-selling authors in their own right, share one of their most popular workshops with you. Each class is designed to help you improve your own composition and design choices whether you create your own patterns or want to follow one of the 16 patterns included. The final workshop is an inspirational gallery of 50 modern quilts that exemplify the tone, color work, and techniques found in modern quilt making today. This is the must-have collection of for experienced and beginning modern quilters. View more info

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Finger Puppets: 12 Cute Characters to Make

By: Susie Johns

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2014

Seller ID: 000399

ISBN: 1861087772

Condition: New


Children of all ages will love these cute knitted finger puppets. They ll encourage creative play and storytelling, and are bound to become much-loved favourites in the toy box. You can choose from a variety of 12 friendly characters and animals. The puppets are fun and easy to make, and every project is accompanied by clear instructions describing how to achieve perfect results. You can follow them to the letter or use them as a basis for your own creations. In addition, a techniques section explains all the basic skills needed, making them suitable for experienced knitters and novices alike.... View more info

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How to Embroider: Techniques and Projects for the Complete Beginner

By: Susie Johns

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2015

Seller ID: 001993

ISBN: 1861087950

Condition: New


This is a new title in the popular 'How to' series. It is a simple-to-follow project-based book that teaches 9 basic techniques of embroidery. This simple-to-follow project-based book takes you through the basic techniques of this fun and creative craft. Each technique is clearly explained and accompanied by a stylish project to make. You'll learn everything you need to get started, and each project is explained with the help of clear illustrations that will guide you every step of the way. The stylish projects include: cushion, embroidered picture, tea cosy, baby blanket, decorated shirt, caf... View more info

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How to Machine Sew: Techniques and Projects for the Complete Beginner

By: Susie Johns

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2015

Seller ID: 001994

ISBN: 1861087012

Condition: New


This is a new title in the popular 'How to' series. It teaches 9 techniques including basic machine stitches, making seams and hems, binding edges and working with zips. It features 9 projects, each explained clearly with step-by-step instructions, illustrations and beautiful colour photography. This simple-to-follow project-based book takes you through the basic techniques of using a sewing machine. You'll learn everything you need to get started, including basic machine stitches, making seams and hems, binding edges and working with zips. Each skill is accompanied by a stylish project to mak... View more info

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Japanese Fabric Flowers: 65 Decorative Kanzashi Flowers to Make

By: Sylvie Blondeau

Price: $25.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003488

ISBN: 1782212280

Condition: New


The Japanese word kanzashi originally referred to decorative pins as part of the traditional female hairstyles. These pins were often works of art in themselves, holding in place elaborate floral arrangements made with natural or silk flowers. Today, kanzashi encompasses flowers made from regular fabrics. Sylvie Blondeau shows you how to make 65 of these simply stunning designs. The projects are so easy and fun to make that you will soon be making them for every occasion. Perfect as accessories on clothing, jewellery, home decorations or table adornments for special occasions. View more info

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Weaving Large on a Little Loom

By: Syne Mitchell

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003645

ISBN: 1603429727

Condition: New


Rigid-heddle weaving is a simple technique to learn and master but offers a lifetime of possibilities to discover. Covering all the basics from how to select a loom to initial setup and starting techniques. Weaving Large on a Little Loom also introduces a wide variety of techniques. Beginners will be excited by the range of projects they can do, while more experienced weavers will be surprised and delighted by the author's exploration of tapestry, warp-face patterning, weft-pile weaving, weaving with fine threads, woven shibori, shadow weave, and creating textural effects by experimenting with... View more info

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Wanderlust: 46 Modern Knits for Bohemian Style

By: Tanis Gray

Price: $32.95

Publisher: USA, Interweave Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003367

ISBN: 1620338319

Condition: New


Explore 46 new knitting patterns that celebrate bohemian style! Let Wanderlust take you on a journey through 46 delightful knitting patterns! Discover a wide range of knitting projects, including knit cowls, scarves, shawls, hats, mittens, and sweaters. Ideal for knitted gifts, the projects range from easy garter stitch and stockinette to pretty lace patterns, chunky cables, simple colorwork, and more. All of the knitting designs in Wanderlust are made with 100% superwash extrafine merino wool-perfect for active modern lifestyles. With quick accessories and garments for both men and women, inc... View more info

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One Piece Knits: 25 Seamless Patterns for Knitting in the Round - Hats, Bags, Scarves, Sweaters, Mittens and More

By: Tine Tara

Price: $23.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003497

ISBN: 1782213546

Condition: New


Why knit in the round? Circular needles and doublepointed needles allow you to knit an huge variety of patterns including scarves, cowls, shawls, gloves, mittens, hats, caps, bags, sweaters, cardigans and so much more - with no assembly required! Designs for knitting in the round can be made in a single piece decorative patterns won't be interrupted by seams and it's easy to check your increases, decreases and sizing. Includes a techniques section specifically for newcomers to knitting in the round. Beginners can master circular needles in no time, and experienced knitters have 25 delightfully... View more info

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Simply Color Orange: A Crayon Box for Quilters

By: Vanessa Christenson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2015

Seller ID: 001918

ISBN: 1940655099

Condition: New


At it's simplest, each book is an exploration of color. By understanding the fundamentals of colorwork and successful color combinations, the first part of these books will celebrate a single color. The second part of the book features 6 patchwork projects (4 quilts and 2 small projects) that showcase that single color through a series of one or two colored projects. Simple piecing appeals to a broad range of quilters, from those looking for a quick project through to an intermediate of adventurous beginner. View more info

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Simply Color Red: A Crayon Box for Quilters

By: Vanessa Christenson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2015

Seller ID: 001919

ISBN: 1940655080

Condition: New


At it's simplest, each book is an exploration of color. By understanding the fundamentals of colorwork and successful color combinations, the first part of these books will celebrate a single color. The second part of the book features 6 patchwork projects (4 quilts and 2 small projects) that showcase that single color through a series of one or two colored projects. Simple piecing appeals to a broad range of quilters, from those looking for a quick project through to an intermediate of adventurous beginner. View more info

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Simply Color Yellow: A Crayon Box for Quilters

By: Vanessa Christenson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2015

Seller ID: 001920

ISBN: 1940655102

Condition: New


At it's simplest, each book is an exploration of color. By understanding the fundamentals of colorwork and successful color combinations, the first part of these books will celebrate a single color. The second part of the book features 6 patchwork projects (4 quilts and 2 small projects) that showcase that single color through a series of one or two colored projects. Simple piecing appeals to a broad range of quilters, from those looking for a quick project through to an intermediate of adventurous beginner. View more info

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Simply Color Green: A Crayon Box for Quilters

By: Vanessa Christenson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2015

Seller ID: 003363

ISBN: 1940655110

Condition: New


Open up a crayon box of color inspiration with this simply irresistible collection of sweet books. Each book in the series is an exploration of an individual color. Simply COLOR: GREEN, Simply COLOR: BLUE, and Simply COLOR: PURPLE are exceptional pattern and color inspiration books for the confident beginner to intermediate sewist. You will love the books' interplay of colorful fabrics and blending colors. Following a pattern is only a small piece of what goes into creating these 6 gorgeous patchwork projects in each book. Once you understand the fundamentals of color theory and successful col... View more info

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Simply Color Blue: A Crayon Box for Quilters

By: Vanessa Christenson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Lucky Spool Media: 2015

Seller ID: 003647

ISBN: 1940655129

Condition: New


This is a pattern and inspiration book for the confident beginner through to the intermediate sewist who appreciates simple piecing, big colour inspiration, and fresh new projects.At is simplest, each book is an exploration of colour. By understanding the fundamentals of colourwork and successful colour combinations, the first part of the book celebrates blue. The second part of the book features 6 patchwork projects (4 quilts and 2 small projects) that showcase that single colour through a series of one or two coloured projects. Simple piecing appeals to a broad range of quilters, from those ... View more info

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Crocheted Sea Creatures: A Collection of Marine Mates to Make

By: Vanessa Mooncie and Susie Johns

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Guild of Master Craftsman: 2015

Seller ID: 002143

ISBN: 1861087578

Condition: New


This amazing collection of sea creatures to crochet will enchant children and adults alike. Inside this fun, colourful book there are 12 aquatic friends from all over the world to choose from, each with a very distinct personality. The projects vary in level of complexity and there is a comprehensive and straightforward techniques section to help learn the necessary skills. Each project includes beautifully drawn crochet charts and detailed instructions. Along the way the reader will also learn some interesting and sometimes surprising facts about these fascinating creatures. Projects include:... View more info

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New Crafts: Feltwork: 25 Inspriring and Original Felt Projects to Create at Home

By: Victoria Brown

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Lorenz Books: 2014

Seller ID: 000522

ISBN: 0754829669

Condition: New


This book features 25 inspiring and original felt projects to create at home. It is a comprehensive guide, including an introduction to the history of this craft and information about all the materials and equipment you will need. It features examples of the finest feltwork from contemporary craft artists. It explains and demonstrates all the basic techniques such as preparing the wool, rolling and hand carding. The satisfying art of feltwork celebrated in attractive designs and inspirational projects, all shown in more than 250 photographs. Whether used to make hats, slippers, blankets or jac... View more info

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Layer, Paint and Stitch: The Textile Artist # Create Textile Art Using Freehand Machine Embroidery and Hand Stitching

By: Wendy Dolan

Price: $46.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003505

ISBN: 1782210741

Condition: New


This beautiful book guides the reader through Wendy's inventive style of work: from piecing and layering fabrics and creating textures to painting and embellishing with hand and machine stitching. This book contains a wealth of inspiration for any textile artist, showing how to create gorgeous, textured pieces of art and then, in the final chapter, offering inspiration for how to transform these pieces into three-dimensional items such as cushion covers, notebooks, 3-d vessels, and even a wedding dress, which Wendy made for her daughter. The book contains six beautiful step-by-step projects, b... View more info

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Fun with Fat Quarters: 15 Gorgeous Sewing Projects for Using Up Your Fabric Stash

By: Wendy Gardiner

Price: $25.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003484

ISBN: 1782211462

Condition: New


Containing 15 fresh, fun fat-quarter projects, from doorstops and drawstring bags to tablemats, aprons and cushions, this book is ideal for sewers of all abilities. It starts with a comprehensive techniques section, guiding you through a variety of useful techniques, from inserting a zip and sewing buttonholes to creating patchwork. The techniques are fully explained and are combined with easy-to-follow step-by-step photography. The book then leads on to the projects; each contains inspiring photography, instructive hand-drawn illustrations and heaps of handy hints and tips. Each project is ma... View more info

Image for The Hand-Stitched Flower Garden: 40 Beautiful Floral Designs to Embroider, Plus 20 Great Project Ideas

The Hand-Stitched Flower Garden: 40 Beautiful Floral Designs to Embroider, Plus 20 Great Project Ideas

By: Yuki Sugashima

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Search Press: 2015

Seller ID: 003486

ISBN: 1782213015

Condition: New


Learn how to create beautiful and understated decorative stitching motifs. The designs feature surface and dimensional stitches and bead embroidery; with motifs inspired by nature ranging from roses, sunflowers, asters and daisies to little bumblebees, ladybugs and dragonflies. All 20 projects include step-by-step instructions and actual size templates. Learn how to make brooches, small bags and purses, cushion covers, picture frames and more. The variety of motif combinations will keep you stitching all year round. View more info