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  1. State of Craft

    State of Craft


    In the first decade of the twenty-first century, as the perils of globalized consumerism became an omnipresent reality and a topic of which all were aware, a small critical mass began to eschew mass-produced domestic design in favor of producing handmade and recycled objects themselves. Learn More
  2. Son of Stitch 'n Bitch

    Son of Stitch 'n Bitch: 45 Projects To Knit And Crochet For Men


    Debbie Stoller knows that at least half the projects women knit are intended for the men in their lives. Learn More
  3. Simple Times (softcover)

    Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People


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    America's most delightfully unconventional hostess and the bestselling author of I Like You delivers a new book that will forever change the world of crafting. Learn More
  4. Shape Shape 2

    Shape Shape 2: Sewing for Minimalist Style


    Shake up your wardrobe! Create 19 unique fashion forward garments with simple sewing techniques. Learn More
  5. Sewing Machine Secrets

    Sewing Machine Secrets: The Insider's Guide to Mastering your Machine


    Get the most out of your sewing machine and learn tips and tricks from an expert! Learn More
  6. Sew U

    Sew U: The Built by Wendy Guide to Making Your Own Wardrobe


    Like knitting before it, sewing is being reclaimed by a new generation; one that is tired of poor quality and bored by homogenous design. Learn More
  7. Sew U: Home Stretch

    Sew U: Home Stretch


    The Built by Wendy Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics. Learn More
  8. Sew Charming

    Sew Charming


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    40 Simple Sewing and Hand-Printing Projects for Home and Family. Learn More
  9. Reprodepot Pattern Book: Folk

    Reprodepot Pattern Book: Folk: 225 Vintage-Inspired Textile Designs


    Charming? Yes. Handy? And how! This delightful collection offers 225 vintage-inspired textile patterns ready to print out and craft up. Learn More
  10. Regretsy

    Regretsy: Where DIY Meets WTF


    A chicken poncho. A painting of a corn dog. A clock made out of an old “mostly clean” cheese grater. All this and more await you in the pages of Regretsy, a veritable sideshow of handcrafts gone wrong. Learn More
  11. Quilting Modern

    Quilting Modern: Techniques and Projects for Improvisational Quilts


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    From two pioneers of today’s modern quilting movement, Quilting Modern teaches quilters how to use improvisational techniques to make graphic, contemporary quilts and quilted projects. Explore seven core techniques and multiple projects using each technique—all presented with detailed instructions. Also included is step-by-step direction from Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen on tools, materials, and quilting basics, as well as expert advice on color and design. Learn More
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    Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens


    Itís the natural inconsistenciesóthe accidental differences between one finished piece and anotheróthat make hand-printed fabrics, papers, furniture, and works of art so interesting. Learn More
  13. Print Workshop

    Print Workshop: Hand-Printing Techniques and Truly Original Projects


    This is a book for low budgets and high ambition. Read it and you will learn how to put images of things onto other things. You will start by rolling up your sleeves. Your shirt will be stained anyways. At some point, you will harness the power of the sun. Learn More
  14. Papertoy Monsters

    Papertoy Monsters: Make Your Very Own Amazing Papertoys!


    A breakthrough paper-folding book for kids—paper airplanes meet Origami meets Pokemon. Papertoys, the Internet phenomenon that’s hot among graphic designers and illustrators around the world, now comes to kids in the coolest new book. Learn More
  15. Natural Patchwork

    Natural Patchwork: 26 Stylish Projects Inspired by Flowers, Fabric, and Home


    Whether you are at home or out enjoying a walk on a wooded path, you can add a touch of color and comfort to your daily routines with one or more of the twenty-six projects featured here. Learn More
  16. Modern Top-Down Knitting

    Modern Top-Down Knitting: Sweaters, Dresses, Skirts And Accessories Inspired by the Techniques of Barbara G. Walker


    For decades, knitters have been constructing garments using the wonderfully efficient top-down technique made famous by Barbara G. Walker in her renowned tome Knitting from the Top. Learn More
  17. Modern Log Cabin Quilting

    Modern Log Cabin Quilting: 25 Simple Quilts and Patchwork Projects


    If you think quilting is too difficult or too complicated, you’re not alone. Cutting hundreds of pieces and joining angled seams can be tough work! But log cabin quilting—an artful and simple way to piece strips of fabric around a central square—is different. From the intuitive construction through the straight-line stitching, this style of quilting is simple as can be. Learn More
  18. Microcrafts



    It is a small world, after all! Learn More
  19. The Manly Art Of Knitting

    Manly Art of Knitting


    A cult classic, The Manly Art of Knitting was originally published in 1972, but has been out of print for decades. Learn More
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    Making Stuff: An Alternative Craft Book


    The twenty-first century has seen an explosion in all kinds of crafting. Learn More
  21. Making Stuff For Kids

    Making Stuff for Kids


    Following on from the success of Making Stuff: An Alternative Craft Book, Making Stuff for Kids is a vibrant and exciting new craft book that features a whole slew of new ideas for cool things to make for and with kids. Learn More
  22. Handmade Living

    Lotta Jansdotter's Handmade Living: A Fresh Take on Scandinavian Style


    Beloved designer Lotta Jansdotter's smart, organic design has earned her international acclaim. Learn More
  23. Liberty Book of Home Sewing

    Liberty Book of Home Sewing


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    Crafters and fashion lovers will be lining up to get their hands on the very first sewing book from internationally popular and uber-stylish textile brand Liberty. Learn More
  24. last-minute knitted gifts

    Last-Minute Knitted Gifts


    Today's knitters are chic, smart-and busy. Learn More
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    Kyuuto! Japanese Crafts: Woolly Embroidery


    We translated the cutest Japanese patterns we could find to bring you the appeal of authentic Japanese content with the ease of English instruction. Learn More

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