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Stitch Encyclopedia: Knitting
By Bunka Gakuen

This beautifully illustrated stitch guide brings a Penguin Classics approach to craft, presenting all the essential stitches in a simple lesson book format.


Stitch Encyclopedia: Knitting
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Guitar Making
By William R. Cumpiano and Jonathan D. Natelson

Hailed by Guitar Player magazine as "perhaps the finest book on guitars ever produced," and by Booklist as "a Rolls Royce of construction guidebooks," this impressive volume is the first book of its kind to describe in depth how both steel-string and classical guitars are actually designed and built.


Guitar Making
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Samplers
By Clare Browne and Jennifer Wearden

A practical guide to the different types of stitches. It shows the details of individual motifs alongside the photographs of complete samplers. It also explains the stitch types and techniques. It illustrates British, Continental and non-European samplers, and covers various stitch types. It is intended for designers and embroiderers.


Samplers
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Last Minute Knitted Gifts
By Joell Hoverson and Anna Williams

A collection of thirty knitted patterns that can be completed in a minimum of time features instructions for creating such classic gifts as baby booties and bonnets, as well as newer ideas including a tea cozy, a felted yoga mat bag, and floor cushions.


Last Minute Knitted Gifts
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Baby-Gami
By Andrea Cornell Sarvady, Bill Milne and Fern Drillings

Origami meets the age-old art of swaddling in Baby-Gami and no longer does baby wrapping have to be an intimidating undertaking. Easy-to-follow instructions illustrated with step-by-step diagrams and unbearably cute photographs make it a cinch to execute flawless wraps


Baby-Gami
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English Pottery
By Robin Hildyard

Based around the matchless collections of British ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum, which curators began to assemble as early as the 1840s, this book charts the story of their development from the simple slipware drinking-vessel of the seventeenth century to the sophisticated enamelled and transfer-printed tableware of the early 1800s


English Pottery
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Sublime Stitching
By Jenny Hart and Alexandra Grablewski

Sublime Stitching offers all the instructions, tips, and hip patterns needed to create hundreds of stylish projects. Perfect for stitchers of all experience levels, this charmingly photographed book includes simple directions and inspiring project ideas for stitching up jeans, handbags, neckties, baby bibs, and more.


Sublime Stitching
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Furniture Machine, The
By Gareth Williams

Contemporary furniture design has grown in popularity in recent years, but why? The Furniture Machine looks at the furniture industry and at design trends since 1990, to unravel the appeal of contemporary design.


Furniture Machine, The
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Amy Butler's in Stitches
By Amy Butler and Colin McGuire

Brings modern style to the timeless craft of sewing. This illustrated collection of patterns presents 24 projects ranging from cushy floor cushions to smart aprons to stylish handbags. It offers tips on finding and treating new or vintage fabrics, an easy-to-navigate techniques section, and a glossary and resource guide at back.


Amy Butler's in Stitches
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Lotta Jansdotter's Simple Sewing
By Lotta Jansdotter and Meiko Arquillos

Helping readers make beautiful pieces for the home and beyond, this title features projects that include handy tote bags, smart aprons, chic bed linens, and much more. Each project is paired with step-by-step instructions, photographs, design ideas, and how-to illustrations hand drawn by Lotta.


Lotta Jansdotter's Simple Sewing