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The Feather Bender's Flytying Techniques: A Comprehensive Guide to Classic and Modern Trout Flies

Barry Ord Clarke · Skyhorse
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive, lavishly illustrated guide to tying popular trout flies. This book is aimed at all fly tyers, from those with modest experience to those with more advanced skills. The author's intention is to focus on certain important elementary techniques, and then share some of his favorite...
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Classic to Contemporary String Quilts: Techniques, Inspiration, and 16 Projects for Strip Quilting

Hogan, Mary M. · Landauer Publishing LLC
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Get ready to stylishly bust your stash and scraps with a fresh take on a time-honored quilt-making technique: String quilts!16 stash-busting projects include table toppers, wall hangings, and full-size bed quiltsOver 300 photos and illustrations walk you step-by-step through the techniques...
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Sew Bags: The Practical Guide to Making Purses, Totes, Clutches & More; 13 Skill-Building Projects

Dayton, Hilarie Wakefield · C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Sew stylish shoulder bags, totes, clutches, and drawstring bags! Whether you're a total beginner or a confident sewist who loves to finish a project in one sitting, you'll love this modern collection of thirteen bags you can truly make your own. Turn flat fabric into handbags of any shape...
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Calligraphy and Lettering: A Maker?s Guide

Victoria and Albert Museum · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

A fresh, contemporary, and practical guide to calligraphy and lettering, with 15 projects inspired by the V&A collections.Calligraphy -- along with brush lettering, sign writing, and the chalkboard -- is undergoing a surge in popularity. Examples of beautiful lettering and penmanship...
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The Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment

Thom Hartmann · Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Thom Hartmann, the most popular progressive radio host in America and a New York Times bestselling author, looks at the real history of guns in America and what we can do to limit both their lethal impact and the power of the gun lobby.Taking his typically in-depth, historically informed...
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Rabbits / Conejos

Anderson, J. L. · Cantata Learning
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Pets! We love them, and we take good care of them. Learn all about what Rabbits need to be happy and loving pets. ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre qué necesitan los Conejos para estar felices y ser mascotas cariñosas.
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This Is Not a T-Shirt: A Brand, a Culture, a Community--a Life in Streetwear

Hundreds, Bobby · MCD
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The story of The Hundreds and the precepts that made it an iconic streetwear brand by Bobby Hundreds himselfStreetwear occupies that rarefied space where genuine "cool" coexists with big business; where a star designer might work concurrently with Nike, a tattoo artist, Louis...
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Kawaii Craft Life: Super-Cute Projects for Home, Work, and Play

Caetano, Sosae · Running Press Adult
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Kawaii Craft Life is a first-of-its-kind needlecraft book featuring 35 super-cute projects to decorate the home or give as gifts. Few can resist the charm of kawaii -- the Japanese word for "cute" or "lovable" -- which has grown from a national trend to a worldwide phenomenon....
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DIY Watercolor Flowers: The Beginner's Guide to Flower Painting for Journal Pages, Handmade Stationery and More

Boudon, Marie · SewandSo
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Learn to paint beautiful watercolor flowers in simple steps with this free and easy approach to watercolor painting for beginners. Marie Boudon's beautifully presented creative course will give you a good grounding in this new-to-you medium and teach you all you need to know to get started...
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A Guide Book of United States Coins 2020

Yeoman, R. S. · Whitman Publishing
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The Official Red Book – A Guide Book of United States Coins – is 73 Years young and going strong. Collectors around the country love the book’s grade-by-grade values, auction records, historical background, detailed specifications, high-resolution photographs, and accurate mintage data....
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