Stitch Step by Step

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756687098

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

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Need to learn how to repair a rip in your favorite jeans? Eager to embellish some fantastic vintage curtains that have been languishing in your attic? Stitch Step by Step will come to your rescue! Stitch Step by Step picks all the essential basic techniques and tools you'll need to sew like a pro. Packed with easy-to-follow techniques, Stitch Step by Step gives you practical advice on how to use any stitch you like.
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Crochet

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241008492

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 320

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Granny squares to gorgeous garments- a mix of classic and modern crochet projects - now available in PDF Crochet is the go-to crochet compendium, with more than 80 crochet projects, from simple flower blankets to crocheted baby bonnets and chunky scarves. Crochet uses step-by-step techniques and photography to cover basic stitches, such as chain stitches and treble crochet, and includes helpful practice projects to build your confidence, before embarking on more adventurous and impressive crochet patterns. Beginner crocheters are clearly led through every stitch or if you are already familiar with knitting and other crafts you can pick up a great new skill quickly to create beautiful crochet projects, such as cute gifts, things to wear and items for the home. Crochet is the perfect guide for crocheters of all levels of ability.
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Dressmaking

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide

Author: Alison Smith

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 140937579X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 320

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Now in PDF. Dressmaking gives you all the tools you need to make, alter and customise your own clothes, from choosing the right fabrics to key techniques such as hemming and hand stitching. Create a complete wardrobe with 12 basic scaleable patterns and step-by-step instructions for classic items such as pencil skirts, dresses and jackets plus how to customise them to make them your own so you can make 30 garments in total. Dressmaking is packed with essential advice, inspiration and the patterns you need to create beautiful clothes making this superb value and the dressmaking bible no seamstress can be without.
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Stitch Sampler

Author: Lucinda Ganderton

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780756619008

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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Demonstrates over two hundred stitches for embroidery, needlepoint, and dressmaking and offers advice on thread, needles, and fabrics.
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Handmade Gifts

More than 70 Step-by-Step Ideas to Make and Create at Home

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409342999

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 4648

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Crafty handmade gift ideas to help you create presents at home Handmade Gifts covers all the popular crafts such as sewing, knitting, paper-crafts, candle-making, and crochet, plus making jam and baking, so you're sure to find something that inspires you to get crafting. Handmade Gifts contains over 70 craft projects with step-by-step instructions and photographs of the finished gift along with variations to ensure your item is unique and personal. From homemade cards and teacup candles to crochet blankets and chocolate egg truffles, it's full of ideas for every occasion including birthdays, seasonal gatherings, house warmings, and baby showers. Suggestions for green and up-cycled gifts as well as clever tips on how to wrap and present your handmade crafts are included. Plus, 20 technique lessons are peppered throughout such as melting soap, casting on and off, and simple embroidery stitches. Handmade Gifts is the perfect craft book for anyone who wants to make beautiful, affordable and unique gifts for friends and family. Gifting wine and shop-bought chocolate is out, homemade sweets and gifts are in!
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The Needlecraft Book

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 140536565X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 400

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This is the only needlecraft bible that covers everything you need to know The Needlecraft Book has more than 450 step-by-steps that demonstrate the key techniques of knitting, crochet, embroidery, needlepoint, patchwork, appliqué, and quilting with detailed photography and plenty of instructions. It demonstrates how to use the latest equipment and craft material and demystifies the terminology of needlecraft and patterns; as well as giving readers the confidence to master basic skills and progress to more challenging techniques. Tapping into the ever growing crafting trend, and packed with handy "galleries" of more than 160 popular stitches and patterns, The Needlecraft Book is perfect for every budding crafter.
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Stitch Dictionary

Author: Lucinda Ganderton

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405354542

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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From a herringbone stitch to a wheatear - a new edition of this comprehensive ebook to stitching Create beautiful needlework with this complete illustrated ebook to stitching. The perfect reference for embroidery, needlepoint, dressmaking, canvas work or other needlecrafts. Find advice on what thread, needles or fabric will work with which stitches and take a look at over 200 decorative and practical stitches with ideas on how and where to use them. Step-by-step instructions and detailed working photographs will help you understand exactly how to create any stitch and what it should look like. Invaluable for beginners, and full of ideas for the accomplished stitcher.
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Knit Step by Step

Author: Frederica Patmore,Vikki Haffenden

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465405100

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

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Even if you have never held a pair of knitting needles, Knit Step by Step will get you stitching. Taking you through every step of the beginner techniques-from the basic knit and purl stitches to lace and cables-this book demonstrates everything you need to start knitting. Without an experienced knitter on hand, the prospect of learning to knit can seem daunting but, with Knit Step by Step, a set of knitting needles, and a ball of yarn, you are on your way to a fulfilling, life-long hobby.
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Embroidery

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465436030

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 2128

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Embroidery is the ultimate stitch dictionary and the ideal guide to embroidery, whatever your level of expertise. The perfect reference guide to needlework, Embroidery is a comprehensive guide to inspire and inform sewers of all levels. Find advice on which thread, needles, or fabrics work with which techniques, and take a look at an incredible 200 stitches — with levels of difficulty, step-by-step instructions, and ideas on where and how to use them. This practical guide covers sewing tips for dressmaking, needlepoint, and embroidery stitches, with detailed information simply presented in illustration-rich pages. WithEmbroidery it's easy to find exactly which stitch is right for your next sewing project.
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Crochet Step by Step

Author: Sally Harding

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465410759

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 2695

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Crochet Step by Step is a complete introduction to the art of crochet, providing a must-have resource on the materials and techniques needed to get started. With clear photographic step-by-step "tutorials" on all the key stitches, you will quickly master the basics and gain the confidence to develop your skills. Whether you are a crochet newbie or wishing to refresh your skills, Crochet Step by Step is the ideal companion: compact and easy to reference, yet brimming with useful tips, advice and ideas, its pages contain everything you need to get started and develop a skill that will last a lifetime.
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