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KnitLit the Third
KnitLit the Third
Edited by Linda Roghaar and Molly Wolf
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307496355
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KnitLit the Third
We Spin More Yarns
Edited by Linda Roghaar and Molly Wolf


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $11.99

Whether you’re a veteran knitter or brand-new to the needles, KnitLit creators Linda Roghaar and Molly Wolf welcome you into their ever-growing circle with KnitLit the Third, an all-new collection of stories about the ups, downs, ins, and outs of knitting.

With more than seventy contributors casting on here, you’ll meet enthusiasts—okay... Read more >
Color Knitting the Easy Way
Color Knitting the Easy Way
Written by Melissa Leapman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307449429
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Color Knitting the Easy Way
Essential Techniques, Perfect Palettes, and Fresh Designs Using Just One Color at a Time
Written by Melissa Leapman


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $22.99

Embrace color with simple techniques from knitting and colorwork master Melissa Leapman!
 
A cozy hat and scarf set to match a winter coat, mittens in a young child’s favorite colors, a sweater to bring out the blue of a friend’s eyes, a throw pillow that revives the look of a room. Selecting... Read more >
The Sock Knitter's Workshop
The Sock Knitter's Workshop
Written by Ewa Jostes and Stephanie van der Linden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823085538
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The Sock Knitter's Workshop
Everything Knitters Need to Knit Socks Beautifully
Written by Ewa Jostes and Stephanie van der Linden


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $19.99

Learn to knit socks with confidence—and achieve beautiful results.

Socks are at the top of every knitter’s list of favorite projects: Quick to make, highly portable, and usually only requiring a ball of yarn or two, it’s easy to see why they love them. And The Sock Knitter’s Workshop is the essential... Read more >
Crochet Lace Innovations
Crochet Lace Innovations
Written by Doris Chan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307463821
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Crochet Lace Innovations
20 Dazzling Designs in Broomstick, Hairpin, Tunisian, and Exploded Lace
Written by Doris Chan


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $21.99

Everything crochet is new again!

Doris Chan is not just a crochet designer—she is a self-described “fiberazza, tinkerer, and crochet advocate.” And yet, when it came to exploring a few of the more traditional crochet techniques, such as Broomstick, Hairpin, and Tunisian crochet, she resisted. Why would anyone be interested in these... 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
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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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Toe-Up Socks for Every Body
Toe-Up Socks for Every Body
Written by Wendy D. Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307463852
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Toe-Up Socks for Every Body
Adventurous Lace, Cables, and Colorwork from Wendy Knits
Written by Wendy D. Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $22.99

Acclaimed knitter, author, designer, and teacher Wendy D. Johnson is back with the perfect sequel to her hit book Socks from the Toe Up. In Toe-Up Socks for Every Body, Wendy shows knitters, whether they’re knitting their first or hundred-and-first sock, how to use the toe-up technique to get the perfect... Read more >
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Samplers
Samplers
Written by Rebecca Scott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807063
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Samplers

Written by Rebecca Scott


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

Samplers have a long history in Britain and the United States, dating from the sixteenth century. They were originally a collection of patterns gathered together for easy reference to be used in embroidery and needlepoint lace. But they later developed into a schoolgirls' exercise, and today they are more often used... Read more >
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 >
Mason-Dixon Knitting
Mason-Dixon Knitting
Written by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586452
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Mason-Dixon Knitting
The Curious Knitter's Guide: Stories, Patterns, Advice, Opinions, Questions, Answers, Jokes, and Pictures
Written by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $22.99

Enjoy the practical advice, real-life knitting instruction, and irreverent humor of Yankee Kay Gardiner and Tennessean Ann Shayne, the duo behind the renowned knitting web log masondixonknitting.com. The ladies of Mason-Dixon Knitting will take you on a thrilling adventure through Knitopia, a place where knitting and creativity unite through the zaniest... Read more >
How to Sew a Button
How to Sew a Button
Written by Erin Bried
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345518750
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How to Sew a Button
And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew
Written by Erin Bried


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2009
Price: $15.00

“Waste not, want not” with this guide to saving money, taking heart, and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.

Nowadays, many of us “outsource” basic tasks. Food is instant, ready-made, and processed with unhealthy additives. Dry cleaners press shirts, delivery guys bring pizza, gardeners tend flowers, and, yes, tailors sew on those... Read more >
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How to Sew a Button
How to Sew a Button
Written by Erin Bried
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345520142
Our Price: $13.99
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How to Sew a Button
And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew
Written by Erin Bried


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2009
Price: $13.99

“Waste not, want not” with this guide to saving money, taking heart, and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.

Nowadays, many of us “outsource” basic tasks. Food is instant, ready-made, and processed with unhealthy additives. Dry cleaners press shirts, delivery guys bring pizza, gardeners tend flowers, and, yes, tailors sew on those... Read more >
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400 Knitting Stitches
400 Knitting Stitches
Written by Crown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307462732
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400 Knitting Stitches
A Complete Dictionary of Essential Stitch Patterns
Written by Crown


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $18.99

Whether you're a beginning knitter or advanced, whether your tastes range from simple knit-purl stitching to fancy Daisy or Moroccan screen, a dictionary of stitch patterns is indispensable!
 
Young knitters, old knitters, hip knitters, traditional knitters: they all enjoy different styles. But every knitter from age 5 to 95 needs a... Read more >
Cute Pups: Canine Friends and Accessories
Cute Pups: Canine Friends and Accessories
Written by Chie Hayano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781934287682
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Cute Pups: Canine Friends and Accessories

Written by Chie Hayano


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

The Cute Dogs series' second installment will feature full color pictures of each dog along with short stories and crafting accessories for each pooch.

Dog and Accessories Include:
Long Coat Chihuahua
Shiba
Siberian Husky
Toy Poodle
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Border Collie
Dalmatian
Airedale Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier
Maltese
Bulldog
Japanese Spitz
Bones
Leash
Collar
Carrying Bag
Bowls
Toys Read more >
The Sewing Bible
The Sewing Bible
Written by Ruth Singer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307462374
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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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The Polymer Clay Cookbook
The Polymer Clay Cookbook
Written by Jessica Partain and Susan Partain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823024841
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The Polymer Clay Cookbook
Tiny Food Jewelry to Whip Up and Wear
Written by Jessica Partain and Susan Partain


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $16.99

The Polymer Clay Cookbook celebrates favorite foods with 20 tiny, deliciously realistic food charms to make from polymer clay and fashion into unique jewelry. Styled as a cookbook for the beginning miniaturist "chef," the introductory chapters discuss the "basic ingredients" and techniques used for polymer clay and jewelry-making. The remainder of... Read more >
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A Rainbow of Stitches
A Rainbow of Stitches
Written by Agnes Delage-Calvet, Anne Sohier-Fournel, Muriel Brunet and Francoise Ritz, Photographed by Frederic Lucano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823014781
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A Rainbow of Stitches
Embroidery and Cross-Stitch Basics Plus More Than 1,000 Motifs and 80 Project Ideas
Written by Agnes Delage-Calvet, Anne Sohier-Fournel, Muriel Brunet and Francoise Ritz
Photographed by Frederic Lucano


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $24.99

A Rainbow of Stitches is a how-to-stitch guide, a project idea book, and an encyclopedia of motifs, all in one go-to reference. Begin by choosing a motif from this extensive collection, which ranges from elegant alphabets to 1970s-inspired flowers and leaves, from sweet fairies to vintage-chic ladies in classic Dior dresses... Read more >
Carefree Clothes for Girls
Carefree Clothes for Girls
Written by Junko Okawa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307175
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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 >
Felting for Baby
Felting for Baby
Written by Saori Yamazaki
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307168
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Felting for Baby
25 Warm and Woolly Projects for the Little Ones in Your Life
Written by Saori Yamazaki


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $21.95

Every item is a little sweeter when it’s made with materials that are just right, and the soft, warm, and durable nature of wool felt makes it the perfect material for the little ones in your life. The twenty-five felted projects in this book—from soft play mats and warm wool vests... Read more >
The Knitter's Book of Wool
The Knitter's Book of Wool
Written by Clara Parkes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307352170
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The Knitter's Book of Wool
The Ultimate Guide to Understanding, Using, and Loving this Most Fabulous Fiber
Written by Clara Parkes


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $30.00

In this complete guide to wool - the most popular yarn around - passionate wool expert Clara Parkes translates the vast world of sheep and their wool into the language and context of knitting.

What is wool? Clara starts with the fundamentals: what wool is made of, how it gets off the... Read more >
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Lily Chin's Knitting Tips & Tricks
Lily Chin's Knitting Tips & Tricks
Written by Lily Chin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307461056
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Lily Chin's Knitting Tips & Tricks
Shortcuts and Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Written by Lily Chin


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $16.99

Toss Lily into your project bag and bring her stitching savvy, troubleshooting techniques, and no-frills know-how wherever your knitting takes you!

Are you one of the thousands of Lily Chin converts who swear by her legendary Tips & Tricks classes? Or are you an avid knitter in search of a portable, accessible...

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Vintage Knits for Modern Babies
Vintage Knits for Modern Babies
Written by Hadley Fierlinger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580089609
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Vintage Knits for Modern Babies

Written by Hadley Fierlinger


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $19.99

Vintage Knits for Modern Babies presents twenty-five vintage-inspired patterns from the stylish baby knitwear label, Shescraftyknits.com. Owner and designer Hadley Fierlinger shares her lovingly crafted collection of hand-knitted, heirloom-quality garments for infants and toddlers aged six months to three years. From caps, cardigans, and mittens to booties, bonnets, and blankets–each pattern... Read more >
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Twinkle Sews
Twinkle Sews
Written by Wenlan Chia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307409355
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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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Photojojo!
Photojojo!
Written by Amit Gupta and Kelly Jensen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307451422
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Photojojo!
Insanely Great Photo Projects and DIY Ideas
Written by Amit Gupta and Kelly Jensen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $21.99

A photo, an idea, and simple crafting skills are all you need to transform your pictures into useful, fun, giftable art. With clear DIY instructions, Photojojo! by Amit Gupta and Kelly Jensen shows you how to turn your forgotten photos into ingenious photo projects.

Do you have lots of pics of... Read more >
Cute Dogs: Craft your own Pooches
Cute Dogs: Craft your own Pooches
Written by Chie Hayano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781934287675
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Cute Dogs: Craft your own Pooches

Written by Chie Hayano


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $14.95

The Cute Dogs craft features 16 of the most popular breeds. Each page contains full color pictures featuring each dog in their favorite pose and pictures of all the lovable canine models. Each dog has a separate page of easy-to-follow instructions, so you can finally have as many dogs as you... Read more >
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