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The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook
The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook
Written by Nora Abousteit, Alison Kelly and BurdaStyle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307586742
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The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook

Written by Nora Abousteit, Alison Kelly and BurdaStyle


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $29.99

   If you’ve ever made your own clothes, you know how empowering it can be. That awesome skirt in a fabric you adore. The blouse that fits perfectly. The one-of-a-kind dress you just knew would look cuter with a few extra details at the neck and hem. All made by you. 
   Creating fashionable... Read more >
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Sweet Stitches from the Heart
Sweet Stitches from the Heart
Written by Anne Sohier-Fournel, Agnes Delage-Calvet and Isabelle Leloup, Photographed by Frederic Lucano and Hiroko Mori
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586889
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Sweet Stitches from the Heart
More Than 70 Project Ideas and 900 Stitch Motifs for Angels, Teddies, Fairies, Hearts, and Alphabets, plus Essential Embroidery and Cross-Stitch Techniques
Written by Anne Sohier-Fournel, Agnes Delage-Calvet and Isabelle Leloup
Photographed by Frederic Lucano and Hiroko Mori


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $24.99

Sweet Stitches from the Heart offers embroideristas only the sweetest, most charming embroidery and cross-stitch motifs. Your heart will melt at these frolicking fairies, globe-trotting teddy bears, tender alphabets, and other whimsical designs that embellish gifts, garments, linens, and decorative items for the home. Whether you’re new to needlecrafts or have... Read more >
Sewing in a Straight Line
Sewing in a Straight Line
Written by Brett Bara
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586650
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Sewing in a Straight Line
Quick and Crafty Projects You Can Make by Simply Sewing Straight
Written by Brett Bara


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $22.99

Create an entire world of sophisticated projects using one simple skill.

Absolutely anyone can sew in a straight line. And with this one skill and some basic guidance, television host and crafty expert Brett Bara demonstrates how you can make custom home decor, stylish fashions, and one-of-a-kind gifts.

Sewing in a Straight Line... Read more >
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Sewing in a Straight Line
Sewing in a Straight Line
Written by Brett Bara
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307586827
Our Price: $14.99
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Sewing in a Straight Line
Quick and Crafty Projects You Can Make by Simply Sewing Straight
Written by Brett Bara


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $14.99

Create an entire world of sophisticated projects using one simple skill.

Absolutely anyone can sew in a straight line. And with this one skill and some basic guidance, television host and crafty expert Brett Bara demonstrates how you can make custom home decor, stylish fashions, and one-of-a-kind gifts.

Sewing in a Straight Line... Read more >
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Modern Log Cabin Quilting
Modern Log Cabin Quilting
Written by Susan Beal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586575
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Modern Log Cabin Quilting
25 Simple Quilts and Patchwork Projects
Written by Susan Beal


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $22.99

If you think quilting is too difficult or too complicated, you’re not alone. Cutting hundreds of pieces and joining angled seams can be tough work! But log cabin quilting—an artful and simple way to piece strips of fabric around a central square—is different. From the intuitive construction through the straight-line stitching... Read more >
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The Party Dress Book
The Party Dress Book
Written by Mary Adams, Foreword by Amy Sedaris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823033300
Our Price: $24.99
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The Party Dress Book
How to Sew the Best Dress in the Room
Written by Mary Adams
Foreword by Amy Sedaris


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $24.99

The best dress. In any room. On any occasion. That’s a promise.
 
Attention fashionistas, glamourattis, and twirling enthusiasts everywhere: The Party Dress Book is the book you’ve been waiting for. Get an inside look at the inspiration, work, and techniques of creative dressmaking of celebrated New York designer Mary Adams. A unique... Read more >
Aranzi Aronzo - Cuter Book
Aranzi Aronzo - Cuter Book
Written by Aranzi Aronzo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781934287828
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Aranzi Aronzo - Cuter Book

Written by Aranzi Aronzo


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $14.95

Over 40 different patterns and instructions on how to make your own Aranzi cute plush doll, accompanied with bright color photographs of the characters in action. Filled with the same irreverent humor that made the characters pop to life in The Complete Aranzi Aranzo, The Cuter Book is a simple instructional book... Read more >
Make Your Own Toys
Make Your Own Toys
Written by Sue Havens
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586445
Our Price: $15.99
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Make Your Own Toys
Sew Soft Bears, Bunnies, Monkeys, Puppies, and More!
Written by Sue Havens


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $15.99

Happy friends to make, hug, and love
 
Meet a mischievous piggy, dopey panda, rambunctious little bunny, a passel of monkeys, a proper penguin, and many more soon-to-be best friends of all shapes, sizes, and personalities in this irresistible guide, Make Your Own Toys. With simple-to-follow instructions and hand-drawn illustrations, artist and designer... Read more >
Bags in Bloom
Bags in Bloom
Written by Susan Cariello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823000791
Our Price: $21.99
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Bags in Bloom
Create 20 Unique Flower Purses with Simple Embroidery Stitches and Easy-to-Sew Patterns
Written by Susan Cariello


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2010
Price: $21.99

A perfect bag for every occasion, in every season!
 
Each season has its own palette of floral colors, from vivid poppies to hardy wildflowers, from autumn leaves to winter roses—and now you can have a bag to match every outfit in every season.
 
In Bags In Bloom, with just 6 simple... Read more >
Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts
Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts
Written by Martha Stewart Living Magazine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307450586
Our Price: $35.00
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Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts
Basic Techniques for Sewing, Applique, Embroidery, Quilting, Dyeing, and Printing, plus 150 Inspired Projects from A to Z
Written by Martha Stewart Living Magazine


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $35.00

Whether you just bought your first sewing machine or have been sewing for years, Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts will open your eyes to an irresistible range of ideas. A comprehensive visual reference, the book covers everything a home sewer craves: the basics of sewing by hand or... Read more >
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Built by Wendy Dresses
Built by Wendy Dresses
Written by Wendy Mullin and Eviana Hartman, Illustrated by Beci Orpin and Dana Vacarelli
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307461339
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Built by Wendy Dresses
The Sew U Guide to Making a Girl's Best Frock
Written by Wendy Mullin and Eviana Hartman
Illustrated by Beci Orpin and Dana Vacarelli


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $27.50

Want a fast and easy way to look completely put together? Throw on a dress! Now, with the help of Wendy Mullin of BUILT BY WENDY, sew your own custom-fit creations—25 in all.

Dresses are as useful—and as crucial—to your wardrobe as your most beloved pair of jeans. You can throw one... Read more >
The Sewing Bible
The Sewing Bible
Written by Ruth Singer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307462374
Our Price: $35.00
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The Sewing Bible
A Modern Manual of Practical and Decorative Sewing Techniques
Written by Ruth Singer


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $35.00

A complete course on sewing—from threading a needle to couture hemmingFinally someone has created every sewer's ideal companion: a comprehensive book on every aspect of hand and machine sewing—from the most basic to the most advanced—with a modern aesthetic and 20 projects to boot. From simple tutorials to in-depth masterclasses, Ruth... Read more >
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Carefree Clothes for Girls
Carefree Clothes for Girls
Written by Junko Okawa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307175
Our Price: $21.95
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Carefree Clothes for Girls
20 Patterns for Outdoor Frocks, Playdate Dresses, and More
Written by Junko Okawa


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $21.95

Ruffles, buttons, and lace are the perfect ingredients for little girls’ clothes; add some unfinished hems and plenty of room to run and play, and you have garments full of fanciful charm and practical playfulness. The twenty patterns in this book—from simple dresses with ruffled sleeves to blouses with crocheted lace... Read more >
Twinkle Sews
Twinkle Sews
Written by Wenlan Chia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307409355
Our Price: $24.99
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Twinkle Sews
25 Handmade Fashions from the Runway to Your Wardrobe
Written by Wenlan Chia


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $24.99

Many Twinkle fans were first introduced to Wenlan Chia’s signature fresh, young, whimsical style through her knitting books. But before Wenlan knitted, she sewed. And the pieces in her fashion line, Twinkle by Wenlan, are seen not just on the fashion runways and in the pages of InStyle, Lucky, and Vogue... Read more >
Design-It-Yourself Clothes
Design-It-Yourself Clothes
Written by Cal Patch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307451392
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Design-It-Yourself Clothes
Patternmaking Simplified
Written by Cal Patch


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $24.99

If you’ve ever watched Project Runway and wished you were a contestant, or you’re simply ready to take your sewing to a new level, Design-It-Yourself Clothes teaches you the fundamentals of modern patternmaking so that you, too, can create your own inspired clothing.


Until now, the aspiring DIY fashionista has been... Read more >
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Handmade Home
Handmade Home
Written by Amanda Blake Soule
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305959
Our Price: $21.95
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Handmade Home
Simple Ways to Repurpose Old Materials into New Family Treasures
Written by Amanda Blake Soule


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $21.95

For many of us, our home is the center of our life. It is the place where our families meet and mingle, where we share our meals and share our dreams. So much more than just a space to live, our homes offer us a place of comfort, nourishment, and love... Read more >
Kanzashi in Bloom
Kanzashi in Bloom
Written by Diane Gilleland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823084814
Our Price: $21.99
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Kanzashi in Bloom
20 Simple Fold-and-Sew Projects to Wear and Give
Written by Diane Gilleland


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $21.99

Kanzashi tsumami is the Japanese art of folding delicate squares of silk into three-dimensional flower petals. In the United States, the online craft culture has sprouted a renewed interest in making Kanzashi with American crafters devising simplified ways to create these gorgeous fabric flowers and incorporating more user-friendly materials like cotton... Read more >
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Linen, Wool, Cotton
Linen, Wool, Cotton
Written by Akiko Mano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306482
Our Price: $17.95
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Linen, Wool, Cotton
25 Simple Projects to Sew with Natural Fabrics
Written by Akiko Mano


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $17.95

Sewing with all-natural fabrics can make an incredible difference in the quality of the items we make, with a look and feel that provides the ultimate in comfort. The twenty-five simple sewing projects in this book offer home accessories made from linen, wool, and cotton, from durable linen aprons to cozy... Read more >
Baby Stuff
Baby Stuff
Written by Aranzi Aronzo, Translated by Jessica Hatakeda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781934287453
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Baby Stuff

Written by Aranzi Aronzo
Translated by Jessica Hatakeda


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $14.95

Aranzify your Baby
Aranzi Aronzo’s Newest Craft Book

The long-awaited edition to your Aranzi collection is here, Baby Stuff!! The fabulous crafting duo is taking things to extremes and dressing up your baby in a brand new cuteness! Aranzi Baby features all the same lovable characters with 17 new craft ideas to... Read more >
Simply Sublime Bags
Simply Sublime Bags
Written by Jodi Kahn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307393623
Our Price: $19.95
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Simply Sublime Bags
30 No-Sew, Low-Sew Projects
Written by Jodi Kahn


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $19.95

You’ll tire of hearing “Where did you get that bag?”

Simply Sublime Bags offers the secrets to creating four-figure-price-tag-worthy bags. And most of them only take an afternoon! Whether it’s a casual carryall or a ritzy, patent leather clutch, the envy of your friends is only a few hours away.

Why break... Read more >
Aranzi Cute Stuff
Aranzi Cute Stuff
Written by Aranzi Aronzo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781934287095
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Aranzi Cute Stuff

Written by Aranzi Aronzo


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $14.95

Cute Stuff is a book of instrctions on how to make 17 different small objects featuring the Aranzi Aronzo menageri of characters. Hot off the trail of the runaway hit craft book The Cute Book and the Aranzi Machine Gun series, Cute Stuff shows you how to make everyday items and... Read more >
Aranzi Aronzo Cute Dolls
Aranzi Aronzo Cute Dolls
Created by Aranzi Aronzo, Translated by Rui Munakata
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781932234787
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Aranzi Aronzo Cute Dolls

Created by Aranzi Aronzo
Translated by Rui Munakata


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2007
Price: $14.95

This successor to The Cute Book is loaded with patterns and instructions to make large, huggable versions of the Aranzi Aronzo characters. A full-color page of the finished dolls accompanies each character, along with large, easy-to-follow instructions and whimsical descriptions. Learn how to create 20 different characters in all, including favorites... Read more >
Bend-the-Rules Sewing
Bend-the-Rules Sewing
Written by Amy Karol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307347213
Our Price: $21.95
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Bend-the-Rules Sewing
The Essential Guide to a Whole New Way to Sew
Written by Amy Karol


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2007
Price: $21.95

Author Amy Karol, whose Angry Chicken is one of the best-loved craft blogs on the Web, brings stitchers everywhere a down-to-earth introduction to sewing, including thirty projects so adorable and cool they’ll inspire anyone to pick up a needle and thread.

Written with Amy’s characteristic warmth and flair, you’ll find information... Read more >
Simple Sewing with a French Twist
Simple Sewing with a French Twist
Written by Celine Dupuy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307351821
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Simple Sewing with a French Twist
An Illustrated Guide to Sewing Clothes and Home Accessories with Style
Written by Celine Dupuy


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $27.50

Sewing with a Certain Savior Faire!

The inimitable Céline Dupuy presents sewers of all skill levels with more than fifty projects, each with a touch of something wonderfully, whimsically French. Including easy items to sew for the home, fashion accessories, delightful gifts, and innovative ideas for customizing your favorite pieces of furniture... Read more >
99 Ways to Cut, Sew, Trim, and Tie Your T-Shirt into Something Special
99 Ways to Cut, Sew, Trim, and Tie Your T-Shirt into Something Special
Written by Faith Blakeney, Justina Blakeney, Anka Livakovic and Ellen Schultz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307345561
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99 Ways to Cut, Sew, Trim, and Tie Your T-Shirt into Something Special

Written by Faith Blakeney, Justina Blakeney, Anka Livakovic and Ellen Schultz


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: March 7, 2006
Price: $19.95

Extraordinarily clever ways to transform any ordinary T-shirt.

The pattern techniques are simple, and the supplies you’ll need are easy to find: T-shirts, scissors, sewing needle, and thread. The difficulty of each project is rated from 1 to 4, and none take more than 30 minutes to create. You’ll never look... Read more >
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