The Complete Color Compendium of the Kelly Green Books: Volumes 1, 2, and 3 Photo identification of more than 800 classic Kelly dolls, 4.5" friends, and outfits from 1995-2007

By Marsha McLaughlin Radford

The full colour Compendium of the Kelly eco-friendly Books Volumes 1, 2, and three hide all of the dolls proven within the unique 3 volumes spanning 1995 via 2007, so if you're trying to find the definitive advisor to all issues vintage Kelly, glance no extra. You'll locate Kelly and her pals celebrating vacation trips and dad tradition, together with Easter, Halloween, Christmas, Elvis, the Flintstones, Scooby-Doo, and the Wizard of oz. dolls. international and hard-to-find dolls and clothes are coated in addition, so in case you collect--or are purely curious to work out greater than 800 dolls and clothes, together with Becky, Belinda, Chelsie, Deidre, Desiree, Gia, Jenny, Marissa, Melody, Nia, Nikki, Ryan, Tamika, Tori, and Tommy, in addition to units that integrated Barbie and Ken with their 4.5" siblings, this is often the authoritative advisor you wish.

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By Marsha McLaughlin Radford

The full colour Compendium of the Kelly eco-friendly Books Volumes 1, 2, and three hide all of the dolls proven within the unique 3 volumes spanning 1995 via 2007, so if you're trying to find the definitive advisor to all issues vintage Kelly, glance no extra. You'll locate Kelly and her pals celebrating vacation trips and dad tradition, together with Easter, Halloween, Christmas, Elvis, the Flintstones, Scooby-Doo, and the Wizard of oz. dolls. international and hard-to-find dolls and clothes are coated in addition, so in case you collect--or are purely curious to work out greater than 800 dolls and clothes, together with Becky, Belinda, Chelsie, Deidre, Desiree, Gia, Jenny, Marissa, Melody, Nia, Nikki, Ryan, Tamika, Tori, and Tommy, in addition to units that integrated Barbie and Ken with their 4.5" siblings, this is often the authoritative advisor you wish.

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Sneaky Green Uses for Everyday Things: How to Craft Eco-Garments and Sneaky Snack Kits, Create Green Cleaners, Remake Paper into Flying Toys, Assemble ... a Robot Recycle Bin with Everyday Things

By Cy Tymony

Ingenuity has met its fit and his identify is Cy Tymony. In his ebook, Sneaky eco-friendly makes use of for daily Things, Cy combines the sneaky enjoyable of his Sneaky makes use of sequence with the turning out to be curiosity in eco-friendly residing. the result's an easy-to-practice guide for keeping energy.
The publication comprises forty tasks utilizing eco-friendly thoughts with step by step directions, in addition to illustrations and instructions for an Earth-friendly lifestyles. tasks are relaxing for children and likewise enticing for adults.
* made of one hundred pc usable info that actually does preserve power and enhance the best way we live.
* includes sneaky issues we will be able to do to move eco-friendly and features a beneficial strength relief part that's filled with guidance and assets, making strength conservation easy.
* "I chanced on Cy Tymony...There, amid the pages of hand-drawn illustrations, have been the categories of tasks I hadn't visible in years...Thank you, Cy, for reinvigorating these artistic juices [and] beginning up the area of tinkering and creativity to a complete new iteration of hobbyists seeking to get their fingers soiled with new and interesting projects." --Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Science Friday

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By Cy Tymony

Ingenuity has met its fit and his identify is Cy Tymony. In his ebook, Sneaky eco-friendly makes use of for daily Things, Cy combines the sneaky enjoyable of his Sneaky makes use of sequence with the turning out to be curiosity in eco-friendly residing. the result's an easy-to-practice guide for keeping energy.
The publication comprises forty tasks utilizing eco-friendly thoughts with step by step directions, in addition to illustrations and instructions for an Earth-friendly lifestyles. tasks are relaxing for children and likewise enticing for adults.
* made of one hundred pc usable info that actually does preserve power and enhance the best way we live.
* includes sneaky issues we will be able to do to move eco-friendly and features a beneficial strength relief part that's filled with guidance and assets, making strength conservation easy.
* "I chanced on Cy Tymony...There, amid the pages of hand-drawn illustrations, have been the categories of tasks I hadn't visible in years...Thank you, Cy, for reinvigorating these artistic juices [and] beginning up the area of tinkering and creativity to a complete new iteration of hobbyists seeking to get their fingers soiled with new and interesting projects." --Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Science Friday

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Better Homes and Gardens (February 2014)

Larger houses and Gardens is the single journal that is helping you switch your house right into a relaxed, inviting haven. each factor is jam-packed with bedrooms that wrap you in heat, kitchens that commence your day with sunshine, gardens that greet you with gladness, porches that placed you at peace, and recipes that develop into speedy kin classics.

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Larger houses and Gardens is the single journal that is helping you switch your house right into a relaxed, inviting haven. each factor is jam-packed with bedrooms that wrap you in heat, kitchens that commence your day with sunshine, gardens that greet you with gladness, porches that placed you at peace, and recipes that develop into speedy kin classics.

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Paper Magic: Pop-Up Paper Craft: Origamic Architecture

By Masahiro Chatani

With tremendous, marked building drawings, you could simply make such works as temples, castles, flora that open and dragonflies that truly stream.

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By Masahiro Chatani

With tremendous, marked building drawings, you could simply make such works as temples, castles, flora that open and dragonflies that truly stream.

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The Refashion Handbook: Refit, Redesign, Remake for Every Body

By Beth Huntington

Take secondhand unearths from frumpy to outstanding with a bit support from Beth Huntington, a.k.a. the Renegade Seamstress. The Refashion Handbook comprises 19 fashionable initiatives, each one displaying you the way to remodel easy-to-find goods right into a higher healthy, a brand new layout, or a thorough makeover. research the fundamentals of refashioning: how one can degree, reshape, healthy, and end a garment, so it suits you completely. Plus dimension? Petite? No challenge! Beth's designs flatter a wide selection of sizes and physique forms. Her effortless innovations are enjoyable for even starting sewists. you are going to love developing your personal secondhand chic!

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By Beth Huntington

Take secondhand unearths from frumpy to outstanding with a bit support from Beth Huntington, a.k.a. the Renegade Seamstress. The Refashion Handbook comprises 19 fashionable initiatives, each one displaying you the way to remodel easy-to-find goods right into a higher healthy, a brand new layout, or a thorough makeover. research the fundamentals of refashioning: how one can degree, reshape, healthy, and end a garment, so it suits you completely. Plus dimension? Petite? No challenge! Beth's designs flatter a wide selection of sizes and physique forms. Her effortless innovations are enjoyable for even starting sewists. you are going to love developing your personal secondhand chic!

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Sockupied: 20 Knit Projects to Satisfy Your Sock Obsession

Slightly captivated with sock knitting? Get Sockupied!

Sockupied is a groundbreaking eMag that begun in 2010. Now to be had for the 1st time in e-book shape, Sockupied brings knitters a set of 20 sock styles specifically selected from its first 10 concerns. uncomplicated styles attract newcomers, whereas attractive colorwork and weird building will tempt pro sock knitters.

The ebook beneficial properties 6 toe-up styles in addition to people with average top-down development, and initiatives comprise easy socks for newbies in addition to cables, lace, colorwork, and textured styles. An all-star roster of sock designers give a contribution styles: Cookie A, big name Athena, Ann Budd, Cat Bordhi, Deborah Newton, and plenty of more.

In addition, a number of technical articles will around out the publication: information on quite a few cast-ons and bind-offs, darning, and changing styles shape top-down to toe-up and vice versa. Knitters who're somewhat captivated with knitting socks may want to get their palms on Sockupied!

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Slightly captivated with sock knitting? Get Sockupied!

Sockupied is a groundbreaking eMag that begun in 2010. Now to be had for the 1st time in e-book shape, Sockupied brings knitters a set of 20 sock styles specifically selected from its first 10 concerns. uncomplicated styles attract newcomers, whereas attractive colorwork and weird building will tempt pro sock knitters.

The ebook beneficial properties 6 toe-up styles in addition to people with average top-down development, and initiatives comprise easy socks for newbies in addition to cables, lace, colorwork, and textured styles. An all-star roster of sock designers give a contribution styles: Cookie A, big name Athena, Ann Budd, Cat Bordhi, Deborah Newton, and plenty of more.

In addition, a number of technical articles will around out the publication: information on quite a few cast-ons and bind-offs, darning, and changing styles shape top-down to toe-up and vice versa. Knitters who're somewhat captivated with knitting socks may want to get their palms on Sockupied!

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Trash-to-Treasure Papermaking: Make Your Own Recycled Paper from Newspapers & Magazines, Can & Bottle Labels, Disgarded Gift Wrap, Old Phone Books, Junk Mail, Comic Books, and More

By Arnold Grummer

Remodel direct mail, newspapers, and previous telephone books into appealing hand-crafted paper in exactly mins! With an easy strategy that calls for just a blender and a few water, Trash-to-Treasure Papermaking exhibits you ways to create targeted sheets in various shapes, shades, textures, and sizes. easy methods to contain your hand-crafted paper into assorted initiatives that come with invites, certain books, paper bowls, and embellishes. permit your creativity shine as you discover the joys and easy artwork of papermaking. 

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By Arnold Grummer

Remodel direct mail, newspapers, and previous telephone books into appealing hand-crafted paper in exactly mins! With an easy strategy that calls for just a blender and a few water, Trash-to-Treasure Papermaking exhibits you ways to create targeted sheets in various shapes, shades, textures, and sizes. easy methods to contain your hand-crafted paper into assorted initiatives that come with invites, certain books, paper bowls, and embellishes. permit your creativity shine as you discover the joys and easy artwork of papermaking. 

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Toe-Up Socks for Every Body: Adventurous Lace, Cables, and Colorwork from Wendy Knits

By Wendy D. Johnson

Acclaimed knitter, writer, dressmaker, and instructor Wendy D. Johnson is again with the ideal sequel to her hit e-book Socks from the Toe Up. In Toe-Up Socks for each Body, Wendy indicates knitters, no matter if they’re knitting their first or hundred-and-first sock, find out how to use the toe-up strategy to get the fitting healthy. not just that, she exhibits you that even probably advanced styles are nonetheless knit only one row at a time. cross forward! flip your favourite knee socks into thigh-highs. Knit that distinctive a person vintage argyles. positioned even the wiggliest of feet of their first pair of lacey anklets. With Wendy’s support, there’s not anything you can’t try out from the feet on up.
 
These 21 styles hide every little thing from fundamentals like fabrics and instruments, to soft lace, complicated cables, and fancy colorwork. Use those strategies and styles to create attractive socks for your self and everyone on your life—friends and relatives, old and young. With the stunning images, necessary illustrations for cast-on, toe, heel, and bind-off concepts, and all-around specialist suggestion in Toe-Up Socks for each Body, you’ll be a well-heeled and warm-hearted toe-up knitter.

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By Wendy D. Johnson

Acclaimed knitter, writer, dressmaker, and instructor Wendy D. Johnson is again with the ideal sequel to her hit e-book Socks from the Toe Up. In Toe-Up Socks for each Body, Wendy indicates knitters, no matter if they’re knitting their first or hundred-and-first sock, find out how to use the toe-up strategy to get the fitting healthy. not just that, she exhibits you that even probably advanced styles are nonetheless knit only one row at a time. cross forward! flip your favourite knee socks into thigh-highs. Knit that distinctive a person vintage argyles. positioned even the wiggliest of feet of their first pair of lacey anklets. With Wendy’s support, there’s not anything you can’t try out from the feet on up.
 
These 21 styles hide every little thing from fundamentals like fabrics and instruments, to soft lace, complicated cables, and fancy colorwork. Use those strategies and styles to create attractive socks for your self and everyone on your life—friends and relatives, old and young. With the stunning images, necessary illustrations for cast-on, toe, heel, and bind-off concepts, and all-around specialist suggestion in Toe-Up Socks for each Body, you’ll be a well-heeled and warm-hearted toe-up knitter.

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Fresh Family Traditions: 18 Heirloom Quilts for a New Generation

By Sherri McConnell

This number of 18 captivating quilts and residential components from Sherri McConnell brings jointly the simplest of the outdated and new in quilting. Sherri s new designs replace conventional blocks (many passed down from her grandmothers) with clean shades and materials from a few of this present day s best designers. You ll additionally stopover at Sherri s quilting room and how one can locate suggestion in your personal quilting. tasks within the e-book comprise quilts either huge and small, plus pillows and desk runners excellent for scrap materials, fats quarters, and precut appeal packs and jelly rolls. quickly and simple initiatives additionally make excellent do-it-yourself gifts."

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By Sherri McConnell

This number of 18 captivating quilts and residential components from Sherri McConnell brings jointly the simplest of the outdated and new in quilting. Sherri s new designs replace conventional blocks (many passed down from her grandmothers) with clean shades and materials from a few of this present day s best designers. You ll additionally stopover at Sherri s quilting room and how one can locate suggestion in your personal quilting. tasks within the e-book comprise quilts either huge and small, plus pillows and desk runners excellent for scrap materials, fats quarters, and precut appeal packs and jelly rolls. quickly and simple initiatives additionally make excellent do-it-yourself gifts."

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Knitting VISUAL Quick Tips

By Sharon Turner

Solutions to universal knitting quandaries are at your fingertips--anywhere you go

Knitting visible quickly tips has the solutions you need--fast. With unique colour images and concise directions, plus time-saving counsel, it covers:

  • Selecting instruments and yarn
  • Casting on and binding off
  • Knitting and purling: English and Continental
  • Working cables and bobbles
  • Knitting within the round
  • Shaping
  • Color Knitting
  • Correcting mistakes
  • Finishing
  • Adding ornamental details
  • Understanding trend directions and charts

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By Sharon Turner

Solutions to universal knitting quandaries are at your fingertips--anywhere you go

Knitting visible quickly tips has the solutions you need--fast. With unique colour images and concise directions, plus time-saving counsel, it covers:

  • Selecting instruments and yarn
  • Casting on and binding off
  • Knitting and purling: English and Continental
  • Working cables and bobbles
  • Knitting within the round
  • Shaping
  • Color Knitting
  • Correcting mistakes
  • Finishing
  • Adding ornamental details
  • Understanding trend directions and charts

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