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  • 20 to Crochet: Crocheted Baby Shoes

    Looking for a unique baby gift? Here are 20 gorgeous shoes, booties and pumps to crochet in a range of colours and styles, for both boys and girls. Choose from red strawberry-style shoes with flowery toes, smiley car shoes, Christmas booties and even shoes shaped like frogs!

    Each pair of shoes requires relatively small quantities of yarn and can be crocheted quickly, easily and on the go using the clear instructions provided. Each project is accompanied by lists of the materials and equipment required and inspiring photographs. As all babies are different, sizes and age suggestions are given for each project, from birth to 12 months, but general advice is also given at the beginning of the book on how to increase or decrease the size of the projects.

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    $13.99
  • 20 to Knit: Knitted Baby Mitts

    Nothing is more adorable than a tiny pair of mittens for a new baby and now you can knit your own for family and friends with these irresistible designs. Inside are 20 patterns in a range of colours and styles for boys and girls, from traditional stripes and cables to whimsical rabbits, frogs and ladybirds.

    Each design can be knitted in three different sizes suitable for 0–3, 3–6 and 6–12 month-old babies, with the option of including thumbs in the largest size. The patterns use small amounts of either baby- or fingering-weight yarn, and knit up quickly and easily using the clear, step-by-step instructions and full-colour charts provided. Each project comes with a list of the yarns and needles required and a stunning, full-colour photograph of the finished mittens, providing everything you need to create these gorgeous handmade gifts for babies.

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    $12.99
  • 20 to Knit: Knitted Hats

    Knitted hats are never out of fashion, and in this collection of 20 hats to knit, Monica Russel brings you traditional, and modern, designs that you will want to wear all year round!

    From the beanie to the beret, each design can be knitted as shown in the book, using the easy-to-follow instructions, or adapted in a colour scheme that best suits the wearer. Choose from bobble hats or Nordic ski hats complete with ear-flaps and tassels, plain weaves or Fair Isle knits: the 20 designs can be adapted into a multitude of colour and pattern combinations theres a knitted hat to be made for every discerning head!

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    $12.99
  • A Little Something

    Stitch a colorful array of cozy wool creations that will brighten any room in your home. Choose from a mix of cheerful little projects, including coasters, wall hangings, sewing accessories, bags and more.

    • Create stunning effects with easy hand stitching, simple appliqué and artful wool layering
    • Achieve an effortlessly embellished look with simple techniques that even beginners can master quickly
    • Detailed how-to photos and clear instructions are included

    $29.99
  • A Piece of Cake

    Mix simple piecing with fabric from 10-inch-square Layer Cakes plus your favourite background fabrics and you've got a quilt you'll be proud of.

    Transform your Layer Cake collection into intricate-looking designs that are a breeze to stitch – Peta Peace's tips will help you start and finish like a pro. You'll love the cheerful colours and innovative designs in these 14 all-new patterns.

    $34.99
  • AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary

    A daring take on traditional colourwork, this stitch dictionary offers knitters unique stitch patterns accompanied by a selection of garment and accessory designs plus a handy technical guide on colourwork. Features include:

    • 200 edgy, urban knitting motifs
    • 5 patterns (a sweater, cardigan, hat, cowl and mitts) will help inspire you to use the motifs in creative ways
    • A section on reading charts, working floats and choosing colours to help beginners into the world of colour knitting

    $39.99
    $36.99
  • Art of Embroidered Flowers

    Explore nature through a combination of textiles and embroidery in this new, modernised edition of Gilda Baron's inspirational, innovative, step-by-step work.

    Using painted and dyed backgrounds, and hand and machine embroidery, this guide presents a wonderful variety of three dimensional landscape and flower embroideries. A number of techniques are employed when applying colour to the fabric including batik, salt discharge and brushing dye into a wet surface. Beautiful pictures are then stitched and built up over the background in easy stages. The feeling of perspective is enhanced by the clever use of scale and colour, and all the techniques are explained clearly and demonstrated in a series of stunning projects.

    Anyone interested in pattern, texture and colour will discover a wealth of inspiration when they work through the projects. These highly individual designs will encourage beginners and more experienced embroiderers to create their own embroidered flower designs.

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    $26.99
  • Baby Quilts for Beginners

    Whip up a quilt today for a baby shower, birthday, holiday or just to bring a smile to Baby's face!

    These 13 fabulously fast and delightfully simple quilts for little ones are bright, adorable and super easy to make. Share the love with cuddly traditional and modern patterns by today's top quilt designers.

    $29.99
  • Big Books of Strip Quilts

    Cut strips from your stash or gather your favourite precuts to make fabulous strip quilts that shine! Each pattern will inspire you with its remarkably versatile look and scrappy style, easily achieved with simple strips.

    • 60 stunning strip quilts at a great value ? just pennies per pattern
    • Choose from sizes ranging from wall hangings and baby quilts to bed-sized quilts, all by top designers
    • Includes projects for beginners and experienced quilters in a variety of attractive patchwork styles

    $39.99
  • Block-Buster Quilts: I Love House Blocks!

    Make house blocks that feel right at home in quilts that fit your personal style! Go modern, delve into traditional styles and play with color variations.

    Top-notch designers – including Carrie Nelson, Kimberly Jolly, Jeni Gaston, Jackie White, Corey Yoder and Natalie Barnes – have come together to present 14 all-new designs that display the variety and versatility of house blocks. You'll never get enough of these easy-to-customize classics that are perfect for your favourite fabrics.

    $34.99
  • Clearview Triangle

    Easily rotary cut any pattern that uses these angles – the design gives almost unlimited sizes of many different shapes.

    • Perfect for 60° designs
    • Cut 120° angles quickly
    • Great for small, fast and fun-pieced projects
    • Use as a template or a ruler!

    $34.99
  • Complete Guide to Anatomy for Artists & Illustrators

    Originally published in German, this first ever English translation of the complete work has been long awaited. It contains over 1200 photographs, diagrams and drawings, including work by the author himself, and spans over 500 pages.

    This comprehensive guide begins with the history of human anatomy for artists, and its influence on the development of the artistic visualisation of the body. Bammes goes on to explore in depth the human skeleton and musculature; the proportions of the body; the static and dynamic laws of posture and movement; body language; and the interrelationships of the various elements of the body.

    Through his systematic and practical approach to teaching, the reader will acquire an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and the ways in which it can be used to express the human form in art.

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    $120.00
  • Cotton Way Classics

    A little bit retro with a tasteful blend of trendy and traditional, these 13 designs from popular Moda Fabrics designer Bonnie Olaveson of Cotton Way are presented together for the first time in a curated collection of all-time favourites.

    Styled photos showcase lap-sized to bed-sized projects featuring classic blocks in traditional settings. Fill your home with fresh and light patchwork that will never go out of style!

    $34.99
  • Crochet Baskets

    Nola Heidbreder and Linda Pietz have 30 stylish baskets you can crochet to calm your mind and bring some order to your home. With baskets of varying sizes and uses, creatively inspired by everything from goldfish and alligators to dragonflies and Tiffany Lamps, Crochet Baskets offers up a wide selection of baskets for both the beginner and advanced crocheter alike.

    With easy-to-follow instructions and beautiful photography to guide and inspire, each completed basket will be proudly put to work in your busy home or happily bestowed upon the loved ones on your gift list.

    $32.99
  • Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School

    Learn to draw from the work of amazing artists such as Albert Dorne and Norman Rockwell, the founding artists of the Famous Artists School.

    Organized as a series of lessons in classic drawing technique, each chapter offers both process and finished works by the founding artists and other instructors of the Famous Artists School, allowing readers to see a wide variety of approaches for learning how to draw, styles of rendering and enlightening examples of "before and after" student work. Enriched throughout with fascinating sidebars and photographs documenting the working methods of master realists, the book is an invaluable trove of inspiration and information on how to draw.

    $29.99
  • Free-Motion Machine Quilting 1-2-3

    Discover how to machine quilt creative designs the easy way. More than 60 striking quilting motifs are at your fingertips in this comprehensive visual guide to free-motion machine quilting. Lori Kennedy takes you through each step of the process with easy-to-understand instructions and a multitude of clear, close-up photos so you won't miss a stitch.

    • Learn to quilt dozens of unique and clever motifs, including flowers, animals, zigzags, swirls and twirls, and much more
    • Give your next project that irresistible pop of texture you've been looking for – many of these designs aren't found in other quilting books
    • Convenient lay-flat spiral binding makes the instructions easy to follow while you quilt

    $39.99
  • Girl with a Sewing Machine

    Jenniffer Taylor shows you how to make and adapt your own clothes without the need for shop-bought patterns.

    Using Jenniffer's fun and imaginative ideas, this book will teach you how to get started transforming unloved items of clothing into new and exciting outfits; how to customise clothes with doilies, tassels, tie-dyeing and block printing; and finally how to measure yourself, create patterns and make clothes from scratch, including dresses, skirts, tops, trousers and a coat.

    The book is packed with all the tricks of the trade that Jenniffer has learned along her sewing journey, and it will get you started on your own #sewingrevolution!

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    $34.99
  • Half Yard Vintage

    Sew 23 beautiful, vintage-style items that will bring a touch of elegance to your home and make wonderful gifts for friends and family.

    Create beautiful accessories including a lacy pillow cover, a bucket-style wash bag, a dressing table cover and cones for displaying posies of dried flowers; sew gorgeous projects perfect for an afternoon tea including a tea cosy, made-to-measure tray cover and a cake frill; and create accessories for a vintage Christmas with a stocking, advent calendar and wreath. Using half-yard pieces of fabric and Debbies friendly, easy-to-follow advice, vintage style has never looked better!

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    $26.99