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Beautiful Paper Birds

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Beautiful Paper Birds: Easy-To-Make Lifelike Models Cover Image
$14.95
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ISBN: 9781454908166
Published: Sterling Innovation - October 18th, 2013

I made the cardinal almost entirely by myself (minimal help from 12 year old daughter). Guess what? Beautiful. You don't have to be a craft savant to make these. I did it. It took me about two hours. You get 16 sheets. That's four different birds times four. ~ Reviewed by Stan Hynds


Circular Knitting Workshop

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Circular Knitting Workshop: Essential Techniques to Master Knitting in the Round Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603429993
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - March 13th, 2012

A must have for anyone who does, or would like to learn how to, knit in the round. Really well written, clear, concise and backed up with great, informative pictures. Great for beginners and lifelong knitters both. ~ Reviewed by Becky Doherty


The Field Guide to Fleece

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The Field Guide to Fleece: 100 Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781612121789
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - August 27th, 2013

This is a wonderful companion to ‘The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook!’ A necessary addition to your bag on jaunts to your local yarn shop, or fiber festival. It gives you the lowdown on each different fiber, it’s characteristics and best uses. A must have for any knitter and spinner. ~ Reviewed by Becky Doherty


The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook

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The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook: More Than 200 Fibers, from Animal to Spun Yarn Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781603427111
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - June 1st, 2011

An indispensible guide to all things fleecy! This is a must have for anyone considering, or already practicing, spinning their own yarn. Or, for that matter, a knitter who is just interested in not-your-run-of-the-mill fibers, and curious to learn more. It shows, beautifully, different fibers, their origins; their characteristics; and their suggested uses. ~ Reviewed by Becky Doherty


Forest Fairy Crafts: Enchanting Fairies & Felt Friends from Simple Supplies 28+ Projects to Create & Share by Lenka Vodicka-Paredes - Book Review

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Forest Fairy Crafts: Enchanting Fairies & Felt Friends from Simple Supplies - 28+ Projects to Create & Share Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781607056904
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: C&T Publishing - June 1st, 2013

Sweet little fairies that can be customized to the season or event. Simple, inexpensive, and easy enough to do with children. A great rainy afternoon project. ~ Reviewed by Jen Canfield


Merchant & Mills Sewing Book: Hand Sewing Techniques, Machine Know-How, Tools, Notions, Projects, Patterns by Carolyn N. K. Denham - Book Review

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Merchant & Mills Sewing Book: Hand Sewing Techniques / Machine Know-How / Tools / Notions / Projects / Patterns Cover Image
By Carolyn N. K. Denham, Roderick Field (Photographs by)
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ISBN: 9781452125497
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Chronicle Books - February 11th, 2014

I have been sewing for a very long time and thought I knew all the tricks but when I opened this book to a random page I was surprised to find a technique that was completely new to me. A good choice for new or experienced sewers. ~ Reviewed by Jen Canfield


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