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Back to Basics: A Complete Guide to Traditional Skills

Abigail R. Gehring · Skyhorse Publishing; Fourth Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The classic guide to self-sufficiency, with more than 200,000 copies sold - now fully updated!Anyone who wants to learn basic living skills - the kind employed by our forefathers - and adapt them for a better life in the twenty-first century need look no further than this eminently useful,...
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The Inspired Wedding

Emma Arendoski · Sellers Publishing, Incorporated
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Are you a bride-to-be who wants to plan a wedding unlike anyone else's, but you need some fresh ideas and guidance along the way? Are you thinking of incorporating a theme into your wedding, but you're not sure how? Let author Emma Arendoski and her new book, The Inspired Wedding, help...
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Wedding Cakes

Mich Turner · Universe
Format: Book

Mich Turner is London’s top cake designer for society and celebrities alike. She has refined a simple and modular approach—start with a dozen basic recipes and let the icing, glazes, and finishing touches be the key to perfecting the design. Here, she focuses on the wedding...
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Ideas & Inspirations for Art Journals & Sketchbooks

Suzanne McNeill CZT · Design Originals
Format: Paperback

If you have been thinking of creating an art journal --or if you've already started one--you'll find valuable inspiration here. Packed with creative ideas and encouraging words, this book will get you going with inspiring examples, helpful information, and meaningful techniques....
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First-Time Quiltmaking, Second Revised & Expanded Edition: Learning to Quilt in Six Easy Lessons

Editors at Landauer Publishing · Landauer
Pages: 136
Format: Paperback

Learn how to quilt in six easy lessons with this superb guide from the editors at Landauer!Based on actual beginner quilting classes, First-Time Quiltmaking, New Edition presents everything a beginner needs to know to get started - all in an easy-to-follow, clearly illustrated fashion.The...
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Finishing Wood

Editors of Fine Woodworking · Taunton Press
Pages: 220
Format: Paperback

A great finish can make even a simple project look terrific. A bad finish can ruin the most well-built, sophisticated piece of furniture. Finishing can be a daunting and mystifying task to many woodworkers and DIYers who fear wrecking their projects at this late stage in the process....

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Make Your Own Pure Mineral Makeup: 79 Easy Hypoallergenic Recipes for Radiant Beauty

Heather Anderson · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Making your own mineral makeup is easy and inexpensive, and these 79 recipes detail how to customize for skin type and color. Formulations for eye shadow, foundation, concealer, blush, highlighter, and more will help you create mineral-based powders free of fragrances, parabens, and toxins....
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Foraged Flavor: Finding Fabulous Ingredients in Your Backyard or Farmer's Market, with 88 Recipes

Tama Matsuoka Wong · Clarkson Potter; 1 edition
Format: Book

Forage for wild food and discover delicious edible plants growing everywhere—including your backyard—and how best to prepare them to highlight their unique flavors, with this seasonally organized field guide and cookbook. While others have identified in the past which wild plants...
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T-Shirt Quilts

Linda Causee · Leisure Arts, Inc.; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

What do you do with all the T-shirts that family members no longer wear but cant bear to throw out because of the memories involved? Linda Causee shows how to use the best parts of those treasured T-shirts to make quilts to hang on your walls or keep you warm. Seven example quilts include...
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Home Hints and Timeless Tips: More than 3,000 Tried-and-Trusted Techniques for Smart Housekeeping, Home Cooking, Beauty and Body Care, Natural Remedies, Home Style and Comfort, and Easy Gardening

Editors at Reader's Digest · Reader's Digest Association
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

This versatile guide brings together more than 3000 helpful hints, practical tips and remedies from days gone by and shows you how they can benefit your health, lifestyle, home and garden. All have been researched and tested for their practical application in today's world and offer...
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Do-It-Yourself: Painting Skills: A Practical Hands-On Guide to Painting Any Area in the Home, with Over 200 Step-By-Step Pictures

Mike Lawrence · Lorenz Books
Format: Print book

An instant guide to basic techniques, including preparing surfaces, filling cracks, and the best way to apply paints and varnishes. Features advice about the various types of paint such as matt, eggshell or gloss, as well as binders, diluents and stains; how to use different tools and equipment;...
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Standard catalog of united states paper money.

Maggie Judkins · Krause Publications
Pages: 479
Format: Paperback

Fully updated and vetted by industry leaders, the Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money, 35th Edition, is an indispensable reference to U.S. currency, offering complete coverage in an easy-to-use format.

The new edition of this invaluable catalog features more than...
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The Gift of Calligraphy: A Modern Approach to Hand Lettering with 25 Projects to Give and to Keep

Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls · Watson-Guptill
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

An easy-to-follow guide to learning the art of calligraphy, with 25 gorgeously photographed projects that use calligraphy to make beautiful gifts and home décor.

Calligraphy and hand lettering have surged in popularity as people rediscover traditional handicrafts as a creative...
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