The essential guide to upholstery is a valuable and indispensible resource for the home enthusiast offering practical advice on lots of ideas on colour, patterns and textures. Fully illustrated throughout.
Fresh flowers are something to be enjoyed every day. This title explains how to select and care for your fresh flowers, with tips on choosing vases and containers, and indispensable flower-arrangement tips. It showcases beautifully simple arrangement ideas for various rooms in the home, grouped by flowe ...Show more
It's fashionable to be crazy for cozies! This latest entry in the successful "Pretty Little Series" elevates the cozy from humble to cool, as crafters everywhere embrace it as the latest sewing craze. This title includes thirty-two cute projects, created by a pool of talented designers that show just ho ...Show more
The Crafty Kid shows just how easy it is to make irresistible items both for and with children, from recycled or inexpensive materials. Written especially for those who want to hand-make their own beautiful gifts, and to acquaint children in the creative life from an early age, The Crafty Kid is full of ...Show more
Line is an essential component of textile art. When used effectively, it can convey texture, tone, form, movement and mood. Drawn to Stitch is a practical guide to the uses of line in embroidery and textile art, presented as a series of exercises designed to help the reader explore line's potential and ...Show more
This follow-up to the best-selling "Doodle Stitching" offers fans expanded and updated basics, 400+ easy embroidery motifs on the page and on a CD-ROM sealed in the back of the book, 17 projects and lots of added inspiration. More than a dozen categories include Alphabet, Baby, Celebrations, Embellishme ...Show more
Celebrated designer and renowned colourist Sasha Kagan has created a crochet reference that showcases her unique sensibility. Containing more than 200 swatch designs in her signature style, this must-have manual covers fabric, motifs, grannies and flowers. A myriad of patterns feature beautiful lace, sh ...Show more
Calligraphy is both an art and a skill. Unlike with many other crafts, a person cannot develop good calligraphy skills simply by picking up the pen and practicing. There are many details about how to load the pen, how to hold it at an exact angle to the paper, even how to form each letter of each alphab ...Show more