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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 >
Men's Knits
Men's Knits
Written by Erika Knight
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307460493
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Men's Knits
20 New Classics
Written by Erika Knight


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $21.99

Whether you’re a man or a woman, chances are you’re holding this book because you want to find the right knitting project for a man in your life—be it your husband, your dad, or your best friend. But men are difficult to buy clothes for, not to mention knit for. They... Read more >
Polymer Clay Color Inspirations
Polymer Clay Color Inspirations
Written by Lindly Haunani and Maggie Maggio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823015016
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Polymer Clay Color Inspirations
Techniques and Jewelry Projects for Creating Successful Palettes
Written by Lindly Haunani and Maggie Maggio


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $21.99

Lindly Haunani and Maggie Maggio are renowned for their courses and workshops on color as well as for their outstanding polymer clay work. In this book, they offer instruction and inspiration that focuses on polymer clay as a learning tool that readers can use to explore their own color instincts and... Read more >
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The Lampshade Lady's Guide to Lighting Up Your Life
The Lampshade Lady's Guide to Lighting Up Your Life
Written by Judy Lake and Kathleen Hackett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307452320
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The Lampshade Lady's Guide to Lighting Up Your Life
50 Custom Lampshades and Lamps
Written by Judy Lake and Kathleen Hackett


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $27.50

They Call Her The Lampshade Lady

When Judy Lake turns on a lamp, she doesn’t just light up a room, she brings it to life. And with her help, you can too. Turn those boring old lampshades into perfect accents for your home decor. If you can cut and glue, you can... Read more >
Crochet Adorned
Crochet Adorned
Written by Linda Permann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307451965
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Crochet Adorned
Reinvent Your Wardrobe with Crocheted Accents, Embellishments, and Trims
Written by Linda Permann


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $24.95

Does last season’s skirt need a little more flash? Want to breathe new life into your favorite tee? If you love crochet and quick, gratifying projects, Linda Permann will show you how to turn your old duds into a new wardrobe with yarn, a hook, and inspired ideas! By adding trims... Read more >
Handmade Home
Handmade Home
Written by Amanda Blake Soule
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305959
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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 >
HatHeads
HatHeads
Written by Trond Anfinnsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823092369
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HatHeads
1 Man + 2 Knitting Needles = 50 Fun Hat Designs
Written by Trond Anfinnsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $22.95

After teaching himself to knit, author Trond Anfinnsen found that pull-on hats—aka beanies or skullies—were the perfect-size project. As his pile of hats grew, so did his knitting skills, and soon he began personalizing the hats for family, friends, and friends of friends. Each person received a unique hat designed to... Read more >
Clay So Cute!
Clay So Cute!
Written by Sherri Haab
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823098996
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Clay So Cute!
21 Polymer Clay Projects for Cool Charms, Itty-Bitty Animals, and Tiny Treasures
Written by Sherri Haab


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $14.95

Clay So Cute! shows how one of the easiest mediums—polymer clay, which need only be baked in the oven—can be sculpted into quick, simple, totally fun jewelry and accessories for tween girls—including bangles, pocket mirrors, earrings, chunky bead necklaces, and cute charms.

Clay So Cute! teaches simple, step-by-step illustrated techniques to make...

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Kanzashi in Bloom
Kanzashi in Bloom
Written by Diane Gilleland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823084814
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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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Chain and Bead Jewelry Creative Connections
Chain and Bead Jewelry Creative Connections
Written by Scott David Plumlee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823024858
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Chain and Bead Jewelry Creative Connections
New Techniques for Wire-Wrapping and Bead-Setting
Written by Scott David Plumlee


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $22.95

Far from its original utilitarian use—to create armor—the chain-mail technique has been adapted over time to create beautiful, unique jewelry. In Chain and Bead Jewelry Creative Connections, chain-mail expert Scott David Plumlee shows jewelry makers, beaders, and crafters at all skill levels how to incorporate beads into a variety of chain-mail... Read more >
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Linen, Wool, Cotton
Linen, Wool, Cotton
Written by Akiko Mano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306482
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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 >
Patchwork Style
Patchwork Style
Written by Suzuko Koseki
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306499
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Patchwork Style
35 Simple Projects for a Cozy and Colorful Life
Written by Suzuko Koseki


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $18.95

The tradition of patchwork and quilted items goes back hundreds of years and most often conveys a sense of warmth and comfort. While the bold and bright designs in this book are meant for the modern crafter, that inherent sense of warmth is still expressed in these unique and stunning projects... Read more >
Socks from the Toe Up
Socks from the Toe Up
Written by Wendy D. Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307449443
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Socks from the Toe Up
Essential Techniques and Patterns from Wendy Knits
Written by Wendy D. Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $22.99

Discover a new approach to sock knitting with Wendy D. Johnson and Socks from the Toe Up. This approach, made famous by her popular blog WendyKnits.net, will turn even the most reluctant knitter into a toe-up nut. Knitting a sock from the toe up saves yarn and always gives a perfect... Read more >
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Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts
Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts
Written by Martha Stewart Living Magazine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307450579
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Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts
An A-to-Z Guide with Detailed Instructions and Endless Inspiration
Written by Martha Stewart Living Magazine


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $35.00

For nearly 20 years, home crafters have turned to the pages of Martha Stewart Living for all kinds of crafts projects, each presented in the magazine’s inimitable style. Now, the best of those projects, including step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs, have been collected into a single encyclopedia.

Organized by topic from... Read more >
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Origami Card Craft
Origami Card Craft
Written by Karen Elaine Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307408402
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Origami Card Craft
30 Clever Cards and Envelopes to Fold
Written by Karen Elaine Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $21.95

In the time it takes to pick out a card at the store, you can fold a beautiful, handmade card specifically designed for your special someone.

With Origami Card Craft, you can impress your friends with origami-inspired cards, boxes, and envelopes that pop up, fan out, and even hold hidden messages... 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 >
Everywoman's Travel Journal
Everywoman's Travel Journal
Written by Ten Speed Press Staff
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781580089739
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Everywoman's Travel Journal

Written by Ten Speed Press Staff


Format: Non-traditional book, 160 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $12.99

A stylish and helpful journal designed specifically for female travelers.

The perfect traveling companion, EVERYWOMAN'S TRAVEL JOURNAL is newly redesigned for the savvy and reflective adventurer. It includes lined and blank pages for journaling and sketching, with handy information tailored for women travelers on security, dress, and natural remedies that combat common... Read more >
The Paper Architect
The Paper Architect
Written by Marivi Garrido and Ingrid Siliakus
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307451477
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The Paper Architect
Fold-It-Yourself Buildings and Structures
Written by Marivi Garrido and Ingrid Siliakus


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $24.95

The Taj Mahal may have taken 22 years to build, but you can do it in less than a day! Using crisp folds and a craft knife, you can easily recreate the world’s greatest architectural structures from ordinary sheets of paper. Whether you’re building the White House after dinner or crafting... Read more >
Foxfire 12
Foxfire 12
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485069
Our Price: $16.99
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Foxfire 12

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $16.99

For more than thirty years, Foxfire books have brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative-self-sufficiency, the art of natural remedies, home crafts, and preserving the stories and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution.

Foxfire 12 is the... Read more >
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Aurora
Aurora
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400074280
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Aurora
An American Experience in Quilt, Community, and Craft
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick


Format: Hardcover, 168 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2008
Price: $17.99

A fantastic journey. A remarkable commitment. And a simple faith.

Wrap yourself in a riveting American tale told in beautiful stitches and craft

Master storyteller Jane Kirkpatrick extols the beautiful treasures, unknown to a wider public, rediscovered in the Old Aurora Colony of Oregon’s lush Willamette Valley. The people and legacy of Aurora... Read more >
Wrapped in Gems
Wrapped in Gems
Written by Mai Sato-Flores and Jesse Flores
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307408464
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Wrapped in Gems
40 Elegant Designs for Wire-Wrapped Gemstone Jewelry
Written by Mai Sato-Flores and Jesse Flores


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $22.95

Few people would argue against the beauty and appeal of gemstone jewelry, but some jewelry makers find themselves intimidated by the thought of working with these precious stones. With Wrapped in Gems, even inexperienced jewelry makers can learn to fashion their own beautiful gemstone creations using Mai Sato-Flores’s preferred techniques of... Read more >
Knitting Heaven and Earth
Knitting Heaven and Earth
Written by Susan Gordon Lydon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307486820
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Knitting Heaven and Earth
Healing the Heart with Craft
Written by Susan Gordon Lydon


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the author of the modern classic The Knitting Sutra comes an inspiring and colorful narrative on knitting through one’s darkest hours.

Susan Gordon Lydon’s groundbreaking book The Knitting Sutra offered a new way for knitters to look at their craft—as a healing and meditative endeavor instead of a granny hobby or... Read more >
Magic Books & Paper Toys
Magic Books & Paper Toys
Written by Esther K. Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307407092
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Magic Books & Paper Toys
Flip Books, E-Z Pop-Ups & Other Paper Playthings to Amaze & Delight
Written by Esther K. Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $21.95

Everyone loves a good book, but what’s better than one you’ve made by hand? And not just any straightforward book, but simple pop-up books, flip books, magic pamphlets, pop-up maps, and accordions! Esther K. Smith, author of How to Make Books, unlocks the secrets of making tricky book forms even if... Read more >
The Art of Polymer Clay Millefiori Techniques
The Art of Polymer Clay Millefiori Techniques
Written by Donna Kato, Photographed by Vernon Ezell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099184
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The Art of Polymer Clay Millefiori Techniques
Projects and Inspiration for Creative Canework
Written by Donna Kato
Photographed by Vernon Ezell


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $21.99

A thousand and one ideas for making beautiful polymer clay millefiori. In Venetian glassmaking, slender rods of molten glass are shaped, then cut to reveal amazingly detailed patterns: flowers, geometric shapes, dancing colors. These slices are called millefiori, “thousand flowers,” because they form a carpet of flowers when placed side by... Read more >
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Collage Journeys
Collage Journeys
Written by Jane Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099511
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Collage Journeys
A Practical Guide to Creating Personal Artwork
Written by Jane Davies


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $19.95

The only book to focus on creating meaningful, expressive collage



• Exciting step-by-step techniques and ideas for self-expression through collage


• Collage is extremely popular with crafters and scrapbookers


• Innovative viewpoint and inspiring examples



Collage can be more, much more, than just cutting and pasting. It can be a wonderful art form and... Read more >
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