From Fiber to Fabric: The Essential Guide to Quiltmaking Textiles

By Harriet Hargrave

Vital observe approximately PRINT ON call for versions: you're buying a print on call for variation of this e-book. This booklet is outlined separately on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the very best quality printers on hand. The printing caliber of this replica will differ from the unique offset printing version and should glance extra saturated. the knowledge provided during this model is equal to the most recent version. Any trend pullouts were separated and awarded as unmarried pages. If the pullout styles are lacking, please touch c&t publishing.

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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 all started in 2010. Now to be had for the 1st time in booklet shape, Sockupied brings knitters a set of 20 sock styles specifically selected from its first 10 matters. easy styles attract novices, whereas gorgeous colorwork and weird development will tempt professional sock knitters.

The booklet good points 6 toe-up styles in addition to people with average top-down development, and tasks comprise simple socks for newcomers in addition to cables, lace, colorwork, and textured styles. An all-star roster of sock designers give a contribution styles: Cookie A, superstar Athena, Ann Budd, Cat Bordhi, Deborah Newton, and plenty of more.

In addition, various technical articles will around out the publication: details 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 just a little passionate about knitting socks should want to get their arms on Sockupied!

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Backyard Sugarin': A Complete How-To Guide (4th Edition)

By Rink Mann

From purchasing gear to tapping your personal timber to boiling the sap, this is often the vintage, best-selling advisor to creating maple syrup
This little e-book swept maple sugarin’ buffs off their toes while it first seemed and remains to be the top-selling advisor to the craft after over forty years in print. Backyard Sugarin’ tells you the way you can also make maple syrup correct on your personal yard with no need to construct a sap residence or purchase buckets, conserving tanks, evaporators, and different dear paraphernalia.

This new version additionally incorporates a foreword by means of maple professional Michael Farrell, writer of The Sugarmaker’s Companion, who presents a modern glance again on the old-school suggestions provided during this ebook. With designated “how-to” info and advice from sugarers around the state, this can be the single maple sugaring advisor you’ll ever want.

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The Crazy Quilt Handbook, Revised: 12 Updated Step-by-Step Projects• Illustrated Stitch Guide, Including Silk Ribbon Stitches

For approximately 30 years, The loopy duvet Handbook has been the essential consultant to studying the artwork of loopy quilting (28 years in print, with over 230,000 copies sold!) Now this must-have source has been up-to-date with new stitches and strategies. The 3rd variation incorporates a background of loopy quilting, 12 attractive tasks to make, a dictionary of 37 embroidery and silk ribbon stitches, and specific directions for added elaborations. make the most of Judith's wealth of data on shades, materials, piecing, embroidery, appliqué, embellishing, beading, images, portray, dyeing, and extra.

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Finding Style: How to Use Today’s Versatile Jewelry-Making Components

In Finding Style, writer Irina Miech showcases new fabrics and parts which are clean out there and by means of providing them in suites of comparable initiatives and displaying their use in numerous methods, can assist jewellery makers detect their very own specified variety. With new highlighted strategies and callouts that describe the layout approach, besides a visible fabrics checklist of the recent elements, Finding Style will support beaders to accomplish tasks conveniently and create clean and leading edge projects!

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Sew Wild: Creating With Stitch and Mixed Media

By Alisa Burke

Sew Wild liberates you! get pleasure from limitless freedom to paint, development, and customise your individual textile with enjoyable, surprising effects. Get wild with printing, portray, drawing, stenciling, and different floor layout equipment and exact fabrics corresponding to plastic luggage, photos, and cardboard. Dive into 12 easy stitching tasks to make colourful, wearable, and hip designs, together with a gorgeous wall cover, lovely hats for children or adults, a gorgeous wreath, cuff bracelets, and a latest ruffled apron.

Artist Alisa Burke demonstrates some of the options and necessities of floor layout and stitching on an integrated DVD. as well as the in-depth video guideline, you will get an advantage venture completely at the DVD.

Whether you are already a rule-breaker or you are looking to improvise, Sew Wild exhibits you the way to create textile and designs that explode with colour, development, and soul.

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How to Make Books: Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-Kind Book

By Esther K. Smith

From zines you could fold in a minute to sumptuous leather-based journals and magnificent sketchbooks, How to Make Books will stroll you thru the simple fundamentals of bookmaking. no matter if you’re a author, a scrapbooker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, permit e-book artist Esther okay. Smith be your consultant as you find your internal bookbinder. utilizing foolproof illustrations and step by step directions, Smith finds her time-tested thoughts in a enjoyable, easy-to-understand method.

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Knit It!: Learn the Basics and Knit 22 Beautiful Projects

By Melissa Leapman

This inviting craft booklet lays the basis for a life of knitting—no previous talents priceless! professional knitting writer Melissa Leapman provides step by step directions for the entire crucial abilities, strategies, and abbreviations had to start knitting, plus transparent how-to illustrations for visible novices. After gaining knowledge of the fundamentals, knitters are able to knit up the incorporated 22 initiatives, from comfortable scarves and chunky sweaters to vintage décor goods like an ottoman pouf and impossible to resist hearts. With an inviting layout, bright images, and bonus principles for customizing every one undertaking, Knit It! could have crafters going from newbie to knitter very quickly.

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Carve, Stamp, Play: Designing and Creating Custom Stamps

By Julie Fei-Fan Balzer

Take an exhilarating trip into printing with custom-carved stamps! during this entire stamp-carving workshop, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer covers each point of constructing and utilizing rubber stamps, together with carving linear and curved designs, alphabets, advanced and repeating geometrical shapes, and snapshot transfers.

After carving your personal distinctive stamps, you are going to additionally learn:

  • How to mix and layer stamps into unique designs.
  • How to layout stamps that interact in addition to individually.
  • How to create stamps that mix with or increase different stamps (hand carved or commercial).
  • And the best way to create advanced, layered results that resemble reveal printing.

This booklet additionally comprises easy initiatives that discover numerous purposes for stamping, together with printing on diversified surfaces reminiscent of textile, leather-based, paper, and canvas. locate your "authentic" layout voice and get carving today!

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