500 Crochet

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500 Crochet: Fun Designs & Projects for Blocks, Triangles, Circles & Hearts Cover Image
ISBN: 9781416208839
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Published: Sellers Publishing - March 22nd, 2013

I own several crochet books, but this one is by far my favorite. The size is perfect for travel and the variations on patterns are fun and imaginative. A book that will appeal to novice and expert alike. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner

Kitty Crafts by Jen Curry - Book Review

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Kitty Jones Kitty Crafts: Beautifully Designed Projects for a Cat-Friendly Home Cover Image
ISBN: 9781935548218
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Published: One Peace Books - September 18th, 2012

Your cats will never be happier!! 100% of cats owned by bookstores agree. ~ Reviewed by Krysta Piccoli

Pattern Magic

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ISBN: 9781856697057
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - October 6th, 2010

If you are looking for some great design inspiration, have ever been interested in garment construction, or just love fashion as an art form this is an essential resource! The design ideas are clearly presented, and the skills that it demonstrates can be easily transposed to your own projects. This book contains construction information that is often only available in extremely costly fashion textbooks. Tomoko Nakamichi has taken traditional clean lines combined with timeless natural fabrics and infused them with gorgeous Japanese design elements. A high skill level is needed to apply the skills presented in this book, but anyone with an appreciation of design or art can marvel at these stunning pieces of fabric sculpture. ~ Reviewed by Meghan Goodwin

Carefree Clothes for Girls

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Carefree Clothes for Girls: 20 Patterns for Outdoor Frocks, Playdate Dresses, and More (Make Good: Japanese Craft Style) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781590307175
Published: Roost Books - October 13th, 2009

Japanese Eco-chic meets a touch of Victorian whimsy in these lovely timeless designs by author/designer Junko Okawa. Frocks and charming accessories for each season that are easy to make with details galore. Clear instructions and included patterns in sizes 4-7 are sure to make little girl's wardrobes a little brighter. Pippi Longstocking meets Alice in Wonderland in this eye-catching collection. ~ Reviewed by Meghan Goodwin


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