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The Quilter's Bible: The Indispensable Guide to Patchwork, Quilting and Applique

Clements, Linda
Deals with patchwork, quilting and applique techniques. Suitable for both the beginners as well as the committed quilters, this book features over 15 projects including cot quilts, bed quilts, lap quilts, bags, cushions, wall hangings, table mats and runners, and other projects for the home.

3000 Color Mixing Recipes: Watercolor: The ultimate practical reference to watercolor mixes and dilutions

Collins, Julie
A practical and inspirational manual that shows you a huge range of color mixes in watercolor. Use the book as a handy reference when you want to know how to mix a specific color, or as a catalog of inspiration when seeking ideas to try in your work. The handy color viewing card included can be used to view each color swatch in isolation.

Crochet Hacking: Repair and Refashion Clothes with Crochet

Friedlander-Collins, Emma
Get new life from your clothes with this innovative new crochet technique! Whether it's repairing tears and holes or completely restyling a garment, these fun crochet ideas will keep unloved unworn garments out of landfill and bring them back to life as your new wardrobe faves.

Drawing: Complete Question and Answer Handbook

Friend, Trudy
A practical guide that offers artists simple solutions to common drawing problems. It presents answers through annotated pictures and easy-to-follow technique demonstrations. It provides detailed solutions for common drawing problems including rendering trees accurately, drawing figures from life and how to recreate animal fur and feathers.

The Beginner's Guide to Upholstery: 10 Achievable DIY Upholstery and Reupholstery Projects for Your Home

Grubb, Vicky
The Beginner's Guide to Upholstery takes you gently by the hand and shows you the simple techniques you need to bring your love of fabric to upholstered items for the home. Not a dry, highly technical professional upholstery manual, this bright and accessible book presents 10 simple projects using modern methods.

The Vintage Fashion Bible: The Style Guide to Vintage Looks 1920s -1990s

Hemingway, Wayne
The Vintage Fashion Bible is a complete look at fashion from the 1920s to the 1990s using contemporary photography and illustration. Plus a guide to buying, styling and restoring. Essential for all fashion students and vintage virtuosos, to those who want something a little different from their modern wardrobe.

Crochet Iconic Women: Amigurumi patterns for 15 women who changed the world

Mitrani, Carla
Crochet 15 iconic women who changed the world with this collection of amigurumi crochet patterns. Learn more about each of the characters featured in this collection and make unique gifts to inspire and delight all generations.

Anita Catita's Sewn Toy Treasures: 15 easy patterns bursting with charm

Reis, Sandra
Step into the world of Anita Catita and prepare to be charmed by the array of beautiful toy patterns to sew. Choose from gorgeous dolls, including rag dolls, ballerinas, pirates, kokeshi and fairies, and adorable animals including cats, rabbits, ducks, reindeer, bears and sheep. Easy sewing techniques and full-size pattern pieces.

Modern Crochet Bible: Over 100 contemporary crochet techniques and stitches

Shrimpton, Sarah
Learn how to stitch stunning contemporary crochet projects using traditional techniques with a twist such as filet crochet or brand new techniques such as corner to corner crochet. All the key crochet techniques stitches and techniques are featured as well as advice on how to use the exciting, new yarns that are available.