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Vampire Knits
Vampire Knits
Written by Genevieve Miller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307586926
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Vampire Knits
Projects to Keep You KNitting from Twilight to Dawn
Written by Genevieve Miller


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $14.99

Surrender to the allure of knits inspired by the immortals we all love to fear. If you adore Twilight, True Blood, or The Vampire Diaries, this collection of 28 imaginative and beautiful projects is sure to captivate. 
 
   • Black capes are so 1897, instead get stylish with the dead sexy Sidhe Shrug.
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Crease and Fold
Crease and Fold
Written by Sok Song
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586513
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Crease and Fold
Innovative Origami Projects Anyone Can Make
Written by Sok Song


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2010
Price: $19.99

Inspired by traditional techniques, Sok Song captures the timeless spirit of origami in every modern model he designs. Inside, he shows how paper can be transformed into anything from an exquisite watercolor orchid to a wallet made from a subway map. These imaginative projects will teach you the fundamentals of origami... Read more >
How to Build a Fire
How to Build a Fire
Written by Erin Bried
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345525093
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How to Build a Fire
And Other Handy Things Your Grandfather Knew
Written by Erin Bried


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

A HANDY GUIDE FULL OF HOW-TO TIPS AND SAGE ADVICE FROM GRANDFATHERS
 
As members of the Greatest Generation, our grandfathers were not only defined by the Depression but also by their heroic service to the country in World War II. Courageous, responsible, and involved, they understand sacrifice, hard work, and... Read more >
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How to Build a Fire
How to Build a Fire
Written by Erin Bried
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ISBN: 9780345525109
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How to Build a Fire
And Other Handy Things Your Grandfather Knew
Written by Erin Bried


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2010
Price: $13.99

A HANDY GUIDE FULL OF HOW-TO TIPS AND SAGE ADVICE FROM GRANDFATHERS
 
As members of the Greatest Generation, our grandfathers were not only defined by the Depression but also by their heroic service to the country in World War II. Courageous, responsible, and involved, they understand sacrifice, hard work, and... Read more >
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Candlemaking for Fun & Profit
Candlemaking for Fun & Profit
Written by Michelle Espino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307757081
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Candlemaking for Fun & Profit

Written by Michelle Espino


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $9.99

Discover How to Profit from Your Craft
Have you ever dreamed of learning the beautiful art of candlemaking? You can! Candlemaking For Fun & Profit was written with two purposes in mind: to teach you the basics of this fun craft and to show you how to turn these new skills into... Read more >
Foxfire 9
Foxfire 9
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307757371
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Foxfire 9

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $16.99

Foxfire highlights the  twentieth year of the Foxfire high school program with a  new volume as fascinating as its predecessors.  Included are general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a  praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, haint  tales, quilting, home cures, and the log cabin  revisited.


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No Idle Hands
No Idle Hands
Written by Anne Macdonald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307775443
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No Idle Hands
The Social History of American Knitting
Written by Anne Macdonald


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $12.99

Examines the history of the nation from the perspective of women and knitting, tracing the changes in day-to-day life and in women's roles in society from colonial times to the present. Read more >
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Creative Paper Cutting
Creative Paper Cutting
Edited by Shufunotomo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307311
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Creative Paper Cutting
Basic Techniques and Fresh Designs for Stencils, Mobiles, Cards, and More
Edited by Shufunotomo


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $19.95

Transform a simple sheet of paper into a delicate snowflake, a sweet flower, or a dainty doily—or create an enchanted forest using a modern twist on the traditional technique for making paper dolls. Paper cutouts get a fresh look in this contemporary approach to the practice of transforming paper into art... Read more >
Wild Color, Revised and Updated Edition
Wild Color, Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Jenny Dean and Karen Diadick Casselman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823058792
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Wild Color, Revised and Updated Edition
The Complete Guide to Making and Using Natural Dyes
Written by Jenny Dean and Karen Diadick Casselman


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $24.99

The best resource on natural dyeing is back, updated to make your colorful hobby even more beautiful and rewarding.
 
A practical and inspiring guide to creating and using natural dyes from plants, Wild Color, Revised and Updated Edition, offers the latest information on current environmentally friendly dyeing techniques and more than 65... Read more >
Knitting Block by Block
Knitting Block by Block
Written by Nicky Epstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307586520
Our Price: $29.99
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Knitting Block by Block
150 Blocks for Sweaters, Scarves, Bags, Toys, Afghans, and More
Written by Nicky Epstein


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $29.99

Create gorgeous sweaters, bags, afghans, and toys just by knitting the simplest of shapes—a square!
 
No one forgets the sweet victory of completing their first knitted block, but most of us quickly move on to more complex constructions, only making swatches for guage. In this comprehensive volume, celebrated designer and innovator Nicky... Read more >
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Mastering Color Knitting
Mastering Color Knitting
Written by Melissa Leapman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586506
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Mastering Color Knitting
Simple Instructions for Stranded, Intarsia, and Double Knitting
Written by Melissa Leapman


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $22.99

One of the reasons knitting and colorwork master Melissa Leapman first learned to knit was her wish to make one special project—a sweater using Fair Isle technique. Now, for the first time, she brings her passion for advanced color knitting to knitters who want to knit with any and every color... 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
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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 >
The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
Written by Emily Martin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586568
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The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
Activities and Amusements for the Curious Paper Artist
Written by Emily Martin


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $19.99

Join the creator of The Black Apple, Emily Martin, on a trip through her magical world of paper dolls, imaginary places, and clever craft projects.

 

Inside this book you’ll find 21 sweet, mysterious characters with clothes and accessories all their own—from a busy beekeeper’s daughter to a bird-loving librarian. You’ll also find...

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Toe-Up Socks in a Box
Toe-Up Socks in a Box
Written by Wendy D. Johnson, Photographed by Alexandra Grablewski
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307720399
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Toe-Up Socks in a Box
Essential Sock Techniques and 20 Toe-Up Patterns from Wendy Knits
Written by Wendy D. Johnson
Photographed by Alexandra Grablewski


Format: Non-traditional book, 51 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $14.99

Warm up to Toe-Up Socks!

Sock knitting has never been easier or more fun with these portable patterns from the beloved sock expert, Wendy Knits. Whether you are new to knitting or a veteran looking for inspiring projects, this deck includes 20 beautiful patterns and helpful tips to get you started knitting... Read more >
Foxfire 11
Foxfire 11
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Kaye Carver Collins and Lacy Hunter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307567567
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Foxfire 11

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Kaye Carver Collins and Lacy Hunter


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $12.99

With this newest volume in the Foxfire series comes a wealth of the kind of folk wisdom and values of simple living that have made these volumes beloved bestsellers for the last three decades, with more than two million copies in print.

In 1966, in the Appalachian Mountains of Northeast Georgia, Eliot... Read more >
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Fresh Fashion Knits
Fresh Fashion Knits
Edited by Kate Buller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586612
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Fresh Fashion Knits
More than 20 Must-Have Designs from Rowan's Studio Collection
Edited by Kate Buller


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $22.99

No one knows knitting like Rowan. They produce the yarns you love to cast on and design the patterns you can’t wait to put on. Their worldwide reputation for style, quality, and value makes them the only name you need to know in knitting. Fresh Fashion Knits features the best of... Read more >
Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit
Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit
Written by Steffani Lincecum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823026661
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Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit
Using the Rub-off Technique to Re-create and Redesign Your Favorite Fashions
Written by Steffani Lincecum


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $24.99

What’s the Secret to Sewing Great-Fitting Garments?
The Rub-off—the Insider’s Technique for Creating a Great-Fitting Pattern!
 
Do you love to sew your own clothes but find it difficult to make commercial patterns fit? Has your favorite blouse seen better days but is no longer available in stores? Have you gained or lost weight... 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 >
Knitted Wild Animals
Knitted Wild Animals
Written by Sarah Keen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823033188
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Knitted Wild Animals
15 Adorable, Easy-to-Knit Toys
Written by Sarah Keen


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $19.99

Soft, cuddly, and totally wild!
 
Stuffed toys are great projects for beginners, but when you’ve grown bored with dolls and bears what do you knit next? How about a tiger, a warthog, or a moose? KNITTED WILD ANIMALS has a menagerie of soft, squeezable wild animal designs to inspire your knitting wild... Read more >
Knitting Noro
Knitting Noro
Written by Jane Ellison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586551
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Knitting Noro
The Magic of Knitting with Hand-Dyed Yarns
Written by Jane Ellison


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $21.99

Noro yarns are often called the “world’s most exciting yarns,” and their popularity is staggering. Each ball of this exquisite, multicolored yarn is individually dyed to produce a unique palette of vivid and subtle hues. No two balls are exactly alike.

In Knitting Noro, designer Jane Ellison presents more than 30... Read more >
Warm Knits, Cool Gifts
Warm Knits, Cool Gifts
Written by Sally Melville and Caddy Melville Ledbetter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307408730
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Warm Knits, Cool Gifts
Celebrate the Love of Knitting and Family with more than 35 Charming Designs
Written by Sally Melville and Caddy Melville Ledbetter


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $22.99

Warm hearts this winter with handcrafted gifts designed by knitting’s favorite mother-daughter duo. 
 
With shawls to wrap up in, hats to pull over our ears, wool sweaters to keep us warm, and ornaments for the tree, autumn and winter lend themselves to knitting in a way like no other time of... Read more >
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Witch Craft
Witch Craft
Compiled by Margaret Mcguire and Alicia Kachmar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594744860
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Witch Craft
Wicked Accessories, Creepy-Cute Toys, Magical Treats, and More!
Compiled by Margaret Mcguire and Alicia Kachmar


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2010
Price: $14.95

Double, double, toil and trouble!
 
The instructions in Witch Craft will help you conjure up 25 totally wicked treasures—everything from vampire bite necklaces to graveyard cupcakes. You’ll also find tips and tricks for transforming found objects and everyday items into wonderfully witchy treats. Read more >
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Ikebana Style
Ikebana Style
Written by Kieko Kubo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306734
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Ikebana Style
20 Portable Flower Arrangements Perfect for Gift-Giving
Written by Kieko Kubo


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $19.95

Celebrate a loved one or add a touch of color to your home with these twenty distinctive flower arrangements. Inspired by the elegant and minimalist style of ikebana (the art of Japanese flower arranging), and constructed using the techniques that promote the functionality and portability of Western designs, these arrangements place... Read more >
A Revolution in Wood
A Revolution in Wood
Written by Nicholas R. Bell, Afterword by Kenneth Trapp, Foreword by Elizabeth Broun
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588343048
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A Revolution in Wood
The Bresler Collection
Written by Nicholas R. Bell
Afterword by Kenneth Trapp
Foreword by Elizabeth Broun


Format: Hardcover, 152 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $45.00

A Revolution in Wood celebrates the magnificent gift of sixty-six pieces of turned and carved wood to the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum by the distinguished collectors Fleur and Charles Bresler. Illustrated in lavish detail, works by this country's best-known wood artists highlight the growing sophistication of American...

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Vampire Knits
Vampire Knits
Written by Genevieve Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586605
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Vampire Knits
Projects to Keep You Knitting from Twilight to Dawn
Written by Genevieve Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $18.99

Surrender to the allure of knits inspired by the immortals we all love to fear. If you adore Twilight, True Blood, or The Vampire Diaries, this collection of 28 imaginative and beautiful projects is sure to captivate. 
 
   • Black capes are so 1897, instead get stylish with the dead sexy Sidhe Shrug.
   • Unleash... Read more >
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