Fresh Quilting: Fearless Color, Design, and Inspiration

By Malka Dubrawsky

Brighten up any room with enjoyable, modern, and practical tasks exploding with sensational colour! Fresh Quilting offers 21 significant designs that includes duvet artist Malka Dubrawsky's intoxicating shades and unforeseen palettes.

Learn to create attractive and vigorous items for you and your home--from smooth quilts and enjoyable pillows to flirty luggage and scarves. as well as transparent instructions and step by step illustrations for machine-sewn patchwork and quilted initiatives, Fresh Quilting features a specific portion of ideas from uncomplicated piecing, slicing, and measuring the right way to extra complex concepts resembling putting zippers into pillow backs and utilizing bias binding to complete a cover. all through Fresh Quilting, Malka will educate you the way to adventurously and expectantly combine colours and prints. you will be encouraged to infuse your personal extraordinary palettes into each one undertaking and observe simply how impossible to resist and gorgeous modern quilting can be!

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The Complete Photo Guide to Knitting: *All You Need to Know to Knit *The Essential Reference for Novice and Expert Knitters *Packed with Hundreds of ... and Photos for 200 Stitch Patterns

By Margaret Hubert

This quantity is a entire how-to booklet approximately all points of knitting. This publication is a reference for all knitting strategies, starting with the fundamentals of ways to knit. a wide component to the e-book is dedicated to exhibiting diverse sew styles, prepared widespread different types for simple reference. specific knitting issues should be explored extensive: cables, intarsia, entrelac, reasonable Isle knitting, and lace knitting. a bit will speak about yarns: fibers, how they're spun, gauge, and the way to choose.

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Creative Beaded Jewelry: 33 Exquisite Designs Inspired by the Arts of China, Japan, India and Tibet

By Carolyn Schulz

Craft colourful and specified jewellery with this Asian-inspired craft book.

Bracelets decorated with chinese language floral and butterfly motifs, a gold-and-pearl lariat encouraged through the refrigerators of a Persian carpet, and the pupular Shamballa bracelet— those are only some of the many crafty items you are going to discover ways to make during this terrific new publication via DIY jewellery artist Carolyn Schulz. compatible for rookies and skilled jewelry-making specialists alike, a number of the initiatives take quite a few mins to accomplish, and them all are enjoyable and cheap to do. They bring about jewellery that appears nice and will be worn anyplace!

Most of the 33 jewellery initiatives during this jewellery making ebook use fabrics you will discover in any craft shop. the straightforward concepts of operating with chain, beading twine, reminiscence cord, stretch/elastic wire, cotton twine and nylon wire are all essentially defined. while mixed with creatively selected beads, they lead to appealing beaded bracelets, necklaces, rings and jewelry you can be proud to put on and provides to associates.

Each bankruptcy in Creative Beaded Jewelry takes you thru the fundamentals of a unique stringing process after which units you on an event during the many ways you should use it to create your personal customized designs.

Jewelry thoughts include:

  • twine Strung Jewelry
  • Loop & Chain Jewelry
  • reminiscence cord Jewelry
  • Knotted Jewelry
  • Elastic wire Bracelets

Creative Beaded Jewelry contains attractive colour photographs and targeted directions and diagrams to assist beaders create their very own individualized customized fashion—bracelets, rings and necklaces. the consequences are stylish, glance complicated and expensive—but aren't!

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Weekend Hats: 25 Knitted Caps, Berets, Cloches, and More

By Cecily Glowik MacDonald, Melissa LaBarre

Take this useful booklet at any place and embody the most well liked head-turning type accent: the knitted hat.

The smart designs of Weekend Hats may have enthusiastic knitters all over the place rejoicing in year-round hat type. Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre have introduced you the easiest in-designer knit hat styles multi functional attractive and fun-loving assortment. incorporated are 25 shrewdpermanent adaptations on caps, berets, beanies, cloches, hats, toques, tams, and snoods starting from female to sporty. This number of precise designs makes knitting a picture-perfect hat easy-to-do, delivering the simplest in modern type and customised options. within you will find twenty-five modern hat styles from authors Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre in addition to top-notch designers together with Jared Flood, Connie Chang Chinchio, Kate Gagnon Osborn, Courtney Kelley, Kristen TenDyke, Cirila Rose, and extra. specialist recommendation acceptable for various ability degrees with distinctive cognizance paid to exploring cables, lace, colour, and texture.Tips and tips on find out how to maximize using forte yarns and components so as to add a bit panache on your designs. the entire designs in Weekend Hats are perfect tasks for go back and forth, presents, or sneaking in among higher knit initiatives. With the information of this professional knitting staff, you will examine every thing you must be aware of to grasp either the styling and technical elements of constructing precise knitted hats.

Whether you are attracted to convenience, variety, or simply knitting amusement and never-ending principles, Weekend Hats is your all-in-one source for developing want-to-wear knitted caps.

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The Portrait & Landscape Photography Book, Volume 2

By Amy Squibb

Stick with in-depth courses from the specialists supplying the entire assistance and methods you must comprehend for excellent portraiture and luscious landscapes. The Portrait/Landscape images e-book can help you to improve your talents and enhance your images from operating in several gentle and mixing exposures to capturing in your cameraphone and decreasing noise. Get recommendation from the professionals throughout most sensible photographic genres together with, excessive key pics, capturing at events, taking pictures seascapes and gaining knowledge of black & white.

Getting Started
- come back to fundamentals and research every thing you want to begin taking excellent pictures and landscapes.

- enhance your images skills with those crucial assistance and advice.

- In-depth publications and idea from the professionals will make you a professional in every kind of snap shots and landscapes.

Essential kit
- discover what images apparatus the professionals recommend.

- grasp excellent portraits
- Get inventive together with your portraits
- paintings with studio lighting
- Edit your portraits
- catch open air portraits
- Shoot megastar portraits
- grasp excellent landscapes
- 24 hour landscapes
- Fliters for landscapes
- fix skies
- paintings with low light
- Mountain landscapes

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Acrylic Illuminations: Reflective and Luminous Acrylic Painting Techniques

By Nancy Reyner

50 surprising techniques...for paintings that shines above the rest!

From the writer of the best-selling books Acrylic Revolution and Acrylic Innovation, this booklet blazes new artistic territory with 50 concepts that harness the inventive energy of sunshine. starting from sophisticated glazing on steel leaf, to pearly sheens, to boldly coloured optical results and shiny surfboard finishes, those methods signify the main asked facets of Nancy Reyner's renowned workshops.

  • 50 crowd pleasing thoughts function steel leaf, reflective paints, pouring, fluorescent and phosphorescent paints, refractive layering and optical colour effects.
  • Possibilities are vividly illustrated with diversified paintings from forty four artists.
  • A "Crash direction on Acrylic" bankruptcy deals an summary of the way to take advantage of those flexible paints and items to their fullest potential.

This hands-on consultant offers transparent step by step instructions to effectively execute those new and fascinating thoughts. discover matte dermis development, sheen moving, embedding gadgets, patinas and polished stone results. Use those techniques for natural, summary or practical backgrounds, most sensible layers, or accents layered in between...combine, scan, and allow your work shine.

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The Big Book of Wooden Boat Restoration: Basic Techniques, Maintenance, and Repair

An very good handbook for embarking on a wood boat recovery project.

The giant booklet of wood Boat Restoration is the appropriate creation or reference consultant for either beginner and skilled wood boat fans. writer Thomas Larsson, considered one of Sweden’s such a lot skilled and most well known wood boat restorers, has compiled his wisdom of the craft for readers and positioned it during this e-book. This final advisor to recovery comprises necessary proof and an intensive word list, obtainable to either new hobbyists and longtime boat lovers.

Also inside this ebook are chapters on boat care, together with wintry weather upkeep, racing, completing, and stripping. also, there's up-to-date info on boat development, gluing, and instruments. the main vast a part of this e-book involves chapters that describe the distinctive fresh fix of wood boats—everything from plug accession and bonding to altering socks and backside engine installation.

Larsson contains a background of boat development and gives a pleasant glimpse of other wood boats with greater than 2 hundred sketches and pictures in either colour and black-and-white. He explains how staying on best of upkeep retains a special fleet of wood boats alive. With sensible directions and truth containers with suggestion and information, this publication will educate you all approximately upkeep: floor therapy, scraping the hull, equipping the boat within the spring, and searching after it within the iciness. additionally integrated are tips about paying for a ship, fitting an engine, and more.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our activities Publishing imprint, is proud to put up a large variety of books for readers attracted to sports—books approximately baseball, professional soccer, collage soccer, professional and faculty basketball, hockey, or football, we've a publication approximately your game or your team.

In addition to books on renowned staff activities, we additionally post books for a large choice of athletes, together with books on operating, biking, horseback using, swimming, tennis, martial arts, golfing, tenting, climbing, aviation, boating, and much more. whereas now not each name we put up turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're devoted to publishing books on topics which are occasionally neglected by way of different publishers and to authors whose paintings would possibly not another way discover a home.

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Foxfire 12

For greater than thirty years, Foxfire books have introduced the philosophy of straightforward dwelling to millions of readers, instructing creative-self-sufficiency, the paintings of average treatments, domestic crafts, and maintaining the tales and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and functional, this vintage sequence has turn into an American institution.

Foxfire 12 is the most recent quantity, the 1st in additional than 5 years. listed below are recollections approximately studying to sq. dance and stories approximately conventional craftsmen who created important goods within the old-time ways in which have given that disappeared in lots of the kingdom. listed below are classes on the right way to make rose beads and wood coffins, and on how to define turtles on your neighborhood pond. We pay attention the voices of descendants of the Cherokees who lived within the sector, and we find out about what summer time camp was once like for generations of children. We meet a wealthy collection of Appalachian characters and hear veterans recount their battle stories. Illustrated with photos and drawings, Foxfire 12 is a wealthy trove of knowledge and tales from a desirable American culture.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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Knitting All Around Stitch Dictionary: 150 New Stitch Patterns to Knit Top Down, Bottom Up, Back and Forth & In the Round

By Wendy Bernard

Wendy Bernard's groundbreaking reference identify Up, Down, All-Around sew Dictionary used to be the 1st of its sort to supply sew styles written for top-down, bottom-up, back-and-forth, and in-the-round constructions—and readers took realize. Now Bernard is again with The Knitting throughout sew Dictionary, which choices up the place the 1st quantity left off, including enormous quantities of recent sew styles geared up equally by way of type—knit and purl, textured stitches, ribs, lace, and cables—plus a bankruptcy on mosaic knitting. every one bankruptcy of The Knitting throughout sew Dictionary contains a customizable development in order that knitters can simply switch out sew styles to make their very own detailed knitted goods.

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Felt It!: 20 Fun & Fabulous Projects to Knit & Felt

By Maggie Pace

Knit anything sizeable, wash it in sizzling water, permit it dry, and voila! you have got a stunning felted merchandise, comfortable and luxurious. Felt It! bargains quite a number tasks, together with flowered brooches, belts, luggage, hats, scarves, pillows, and position mats. Maggie speed courses you each step of how and provides professional recommendation on the right way to choose the correct yarn for the specified influence, hinder overshrinking, use family gadgets as molds, and use the suitable elevate sew to assist with shaping.

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