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Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
By Steve Schmeck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
The Joy of Melt and Pour Soap Crafting
By Lisa Maliga
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
"The Joy of Melt and Pour Soap Crafting" is for anyone who wants to make soap without lye. You can make handcrafted soap in less than one hour and this book will show you how!
Aran Inspired Cable and Moss Stitch Hat with Matching Scarf Knitting Pattern Book
By Tracy Zhang
Series: Aran Inspired Hats and Scarves, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful slouch hat along with a matching moss stitch scarf. Skill level: Advanced Beginner.
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Building an Easy Boiler
By George Hughes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
So Simple Crochet Hats: Baby Bunny Hat
By Poochie Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a quick and easy crochet pattern for making an adorable baby bunny hat. The design is very simple can be modified in many different ways to create your own style. The hat can be made in sizes from Newborn - 6 months. The book also contains many photos to illustrate the steps, as well as some finished example shoes. Difficulty Level: Easy/Beginner
Crochet Puppy Dog Hat
By Poochie Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
So Simple Crochet Hats: Puppy Dog Hat will show you how to crochet a simple baby hat with floppy puppy ears, eyes and nose in two different sizes. There are many photos to guide you through the pattern and illustrate the stitches and steps. The pattern is written in a style that is easy to understand. Skill level for this pattern is easy/beginner.
Four-House Unity Cowl
By Kimberly Schimmel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This knitted cowl design in seed stitch includes the main colors from the four houses at Hogwarts, from the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling. The pattern makes a cowl with one short seam, although one could also continue knitting in pattern for several extra feet and make a wide, rectangular scarf instead.
Afternoon Tea for Crafty Cooks
By Diane Ashmore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Baking
My latest crafty, cookery book contains all you need to make your own tea party, from crafting the invitations to making yummy cupcakes. Includes how to make handmade envelopes and invitations, sewing your own tea cosy and a selection of really easy tea party recipes. Enjoy as a birthday celebration, a get-together treat with friends, or as a themed children's party.
Karate Girl Cross Stitch Pattern
By Mother Bee Designs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Karate Girl Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Giraffe Wearing Headset Cross Stitch Pattern
By Mother Bee Designs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Giraffe Wearing Headset Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 8" X 11" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Knitted Cowls from FiberFrau
By Kimberly Schimmel
Series: FiberFrau, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Welcome to Book 3 of the FiberFrau Series of knitting patterns. In this book FiberFrau presents four cowl designs for hand knitting. My hope is that you will use these designs, enjoy them, and adapt them to your own style. Cowls make great gifts, since they always fit!