Download E-books World of Geekcraft: Step-by-Step Instructions for 25 Super-Cool Craft Projects PDF

By Susan Beal

Geek meets craft during this enjoyable choice of 25 kooky tasks for geeks of any association, from D&D cube rings, big name Trek pillows, and great Mario cross-stitch to superstar Wars terrariums, a Morse code duvet, and lots more and plenty extra! equipped by means of hassle from "Not a Jedi Yet" to "Warp Speed," global of Geekcraft covers a variety of renowned crafting innovations together with beading, quilting, appliqué, embroidery, and needle felting. better of all, it's effortless to start with step by step directions and convenient templates integrated behind the booklet. With plenty of photographs and many geekery all through, this one of a kind e-book indicates that geek and craft move jointly like...pixels and cross-stitch!

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Download E-books Terrarium Craft: Create 50 Magical, Miniature Worlds PDF

By Amy Bryant Aiello

A terrarium is not anything under a miniature world—one so you might create your self. it would be a tiny rainforest, with lush foliage and shiny tropical flora. Or a wasteland, with unusual succulents planted between colourful stones. Or a Victorian fernery. Or a minimalist composition with a unmarried, excellent plant.

Or it may possibly no longer include any crops in any respect. it would be made with crystals, feathers, bones, seashells, bits of wooden, porcelain trinkets—anything that catches your fancy and is helping create a temper or glance. no matter what they comprise, terrariums are the last word in glossy, cheap, easy-care décor.

Terrarium Craft positive aspects fifty unique designs for you to re-create or use as proposal in your personal layout. each one access comes with transparent step by step instructions on find out how to gather and take care of your terrarium. You’ll additionally locate precious information regarding choosing a box, utilizing acceptable fabrics, selecting the best crops, and protecting your terrarium. (Hint: It’s effortless! in reality, many terrariums are self-sustaining, requiring no upkeep whatsoever!)

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Download E-books Old-Time Country Wisdom & Lore: 1000s of Traditional Skills for Simple Living PDF

By Jerry Mack Johnson

A grand encyclopedia of kingdom lore via famed Texas folklorist Jerry Mack Johnson, masking water witching, maple syruping, climate knowledge, kingdom treatments and natural treatments, cleansing suggestions, pest purges, fowl migrations and animal lore, firewood necessities, adobe making and bricklaying, leather-based operating, plant dyes, farm meals, normal teas and tonics, granola, bread making, beer brewing and winemaking, jams and jellies, canning and holding, sausage making and meat smoking, drying meals, down-home toys, papermaking, candle crafting, do-it-yourself soaps and shampoos, Christmas wreaths and undefined, butter and cheese making, fishing and looking secrets and techniques, and lots more and plenty more.

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Download E-books Bead Knitted Bags: 10 Projects for Beaders and Knitters PDF

By Julia S. Pretl

10 Small and stylish model add-ons for either knitters and beaders to make.

Bead Knitted Bags beneficial properties the traditionally wealthy means of bead knitting - a mode of knitting beads at once into stitches to create a dense yet supple tapestry-like textile, within the sort of classic old beaded luggage. With targeted guideline and sequenced illustrations, the writer offers transparent, step by step information, complemented by way of the 20 video tutorials at the accompanying DVD. all of the 10 initiatives includes a fabrics record, exact knitting guideline, and color-coded graphs of the full development or a repeating motif. each one venture has a different strap, closure, or edging, and the writer presents completing feedback and valuable tricks through the e-book.

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Download E-books Sewing in a Straight Line: Quick and Crafty Projects You Can Make by Simply Sewing Straight PDF

By Brett Bara

Create a complete international of subtle initiatives utilizing one basic skill.

Absolutely someone can stitch in a directly line. And with this one ability and a few simple advice, tv host and artful professional Brett Bara demonstrates how one can make customized domestic decor, fashionable models, and extraordinary gifts.

Sewing in a instantly Line is a step by step advisor to making 28 deceptively basic initiatives that seem like they got here from a sublime boutique—far extra awesome than you will anticipate for such little attempt! those easy-to-make goods provide speedy gratification that even the busiest between us will relish. From a flirty two-hour miniskirt to the cutest plush toys, a number of the initiatives take just a spare afternoon.

With Brett's eye for clean, smooth variety and her encouraging recommendation, stitching could not be more straightforward. So get away your needle and thread, fan the flames of your computer, and get artistic. an international of hand-crafted chances is some effortless stitches away!

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Download E-books Steampunk Style Jewelry: Victorian, Fantasy, and Mechanical Necklaces, Bracelets, and Earrings PDF

By Jean Campbell

This how-to jewelry-making e-book gains the paintings of an array of invited jewellery designers prompted via the transforming into Steampunk pattern. In Steampunk circles, jewelry-makers are usually grasp metalsmiths who mix discovered gadgets with advantageous metals to create tricky items. In Steampunk-Style Jewelry, the tasks concentrate on "no hearth" techniques—like uncomplicated stringing, wirework, hammering, stamping, gluing, sewing, and off-loom beadwork—so that even a newbie can create items within the sort. every one undertaking offers an entire fabrics and instruments checklist, step by step directions, and transparent illustrations. This e-book deals a vast evaluate of a turning out to be layout development that's a part of the literary, commercial layout, style, and pop culture scene. Readers will know about the paintings circulation during the many photographic sidebars that discover the various points of the craze.

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Download E-books Special Techniques & Stitches in Crochet PDF

By Glenda Chamberlain, Carol Alexander

If you've been longing to have your entire favourite crochet suggestions and precise stitches in a single convenient publication, then glance no extra. you can find over fifty five initiatives that pass hand-in-hand with the featured options & stitches and full-color images all through. additionally incorporated is a unique Getting begun part that incorporates diagrams and directions for simple crochet stitches. it is a should have ebook you are going to flip to time and again!

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Download E-books November Knits: Inspired Designs for Changing Seasons PDF

By Kate Gagnon Osborn, Courtney Kelley

Fall is an ever-popular season for knitters, and with November Knits you could knit hot and fashionable clothing and add-ons to make the season a bit cozier. well known knit designers and authors, Courtney Kelley and Kate Gagnon Osborn, sign up for forces with all-star members, together with Melissa LaBarre, Cirilia Rose, Cecily Glowik McDonald, Kristen TenDyke, and lots of more.

Capture the essence of fall with 23 initiatives that variety from informal cardigans and scarves to candy, fashionable wraps and sweaters. The booklet is split into 3 moods:

  • Farm palms is the main informal layout part, full of rustic and sturdy clothing to protect you thru afternoons of brisk winds.
  • Ivy League specializes in subtle and clever knitwear, that includes daring colours and vintage styling.
  • Southern convenience is perfect for vacation trips and distinctive events that decision for a bit dressier clothing, that includes dependent knitted lace.

With knitted clothing and components via specialist designers, November Knits is a must have source this year.

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Download E-books Handmade for the Garden: 75 Ingenious Ways to Enhance Your Outdoor Space with DIY Tools, Pots, Supports, Embellishments, and More PDF

By Susan Guagliumi

The DIY craze has moved past the craft room and into the garden!

Relying on easy-to-find, low-cost, and repurposed fabrics, home made for the backyard is a treasure trove of unique tasks that not just make planting and turning out to be effective and winning but in addition upload a private contact to the gardenscape. one of the myriad initiatives during this hardworking booklet are mini hothouses; painted, stamped, and stenciled terracotta planters; hypertufa and cement pots and undefined; rustic and formal fencing and trellises; plant markers and stakes; and sieves and baskets. With hand-crafted for the backyard to motivate them, gardeners of all ability degrees should be empowered to test with shape and serve as to find inventive, crafty how you can customize and decorate their gardens with hand-crafted gadgets.

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Download E-books Modern Knits, Vintage Style: Classic Designs from the Golden Age of Knitting PDF

Here are greater than 20 new, retro-inspired styles for sweaters, skirts, scarves, capelets, hats, gloves, and socks from famous designers comparable to Lily Chin, Teva Durham, Annie Modesitt, Michele Orne, Anna Bell, and Kristin Spurkland. The ebook will characteristic new colour photos of every venture and classic images of the vintage clothing that encouraged them. An advent to the styles, schematics, and charts can be included.

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