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"Chris Kohler brings the passionate intensity of a hardcore fan to his writing, but he also has the background knowledge and the critical facilities to explore video game…s as an industry, as a medium, and as a cultural phenomenon." — Wired.Why are... read more
Made with crochet cotton, this dishtowel is elegant and practical. It washes easily with all your other towels. You can choose colors to coordinate with any kitchen décor…. Doubled Up Dishtowel pattern uses the double crochet to create a stylish towel... read more
Loop, Schlauchschal, unendlicher Schal – es gibt viele Namen für dasselbe Ding. Dieses Buch richtet sich an Strickerinnen jeglichen Niveaus. 8 Loopmuster werden genau bes…chrieben und vereinzelt auch Variationsmöglichkeiten dargestellt. Wir hoffen, Sie... read more
Spice Up Your Layouts!Ordinary scrapbook pages get the job done, but why stop at good when you can Kick it Up!? Get ready to infuse your layouts with a bit of spice and t…ake them to the next level.Inside Kick it Up!, more than 180 layouts including 70... read more
Art Fraser, the bridge-playing detective who made his debut in Takeout Double, has left Buffalo and moved his new family to Florida, where he is setting up as a private i…nvestigator. However, he's soon called back North to Boston, where a robbery at... read more
To a woodworker, there is nothing more personal than the workshop. Creating your ideal sanctuary involves hundreds of practical decisions from where to locate the shop an…d which machines and tools to buy to where to put the lights and electrical... read more
80 cute-as-a-button projects.Buttons are back. Susan Beal, author of Bead Simple, details 80 fashionable projects including bold and beautiful pendants, rings, bracelets,… necklaces, brooches, earrings, and more. Also included are instructions for an... read more
Skill Level: EasyThis womens beanie may look complicated but it is actually a very easy and fast project. Using basic stitches, this one piece beanie will be one of your …favorite go to projects.Recommended Yarn:4- medium worsted weightRecommended... read more
Is it possible to learn how to attack your opponent’s king from a book? Guidelines and verbal explanations are fine, argues David Eggleston, but there is no substitute fo…r the hard work of carefully analyzing the complex position that’s on the... read more
In Step It Up Knits, knitting superstar and Caron Yarns Celebrity Spokesperson Vickie Howell presents all the techniques needed to become a master knitter, plus 25 gorgeo…us projects. From cabled wrist warmers to slouchy beanies, lacy headbands, and... read more
The author of the popular Toe-Up Techniques for Hand-Knit Socks, Revised Edition, is back with even more stylish socks! Knitters will be glad to find the same helpful tec…hniques they relied on in the previous book--plus the Mediterranean cast-on,... read more
This book contains a detailed treatise on Canasta, a card game of the rummy family believed to be a variation of 500 Rum. Canasta is most commonly played by four people s…eparated in two groups, and requires two standard decks of cards. A great... read more
Even though you may be pushed for time in the run-up to Christmas, it is still possible to make beautifully detailed hand-crafted cards. Corinne Bradd has devised a simpl…e production line technique to enable you to quickly create multiples of this... read more
Kathreen Ricketson, founder of the internationally popular Web site WhipUp.net, presents 20 contemporary quilts from across the globe in this charming, easy-to-follow gui…de. From the lovely English Garden Quilt to the playful Road Transport Pillow, the... read more
If you paid attention to Homework for Grown-ups you should hopefully now have a grasp of the basics: know your chiasmus from your zeugma, your obliques from your acutes, …and your Anne of Cleves from your Anne Boleyn. Now, sit up straight, and get your... read more
A mind-blowing anagram quiz for movie masterminds. Ever heard of "The Deathfrog"? How about "Loads of Leg", "Salmon Feet", or "Northern Eagle"? Of course not; none of the… above are real movies. But shuffle around the letters a little, and you'll find 2... read more
This highly detailed, superbly illustrated manual introduces serious model builders to the hand crafting of ship models from the bottom up, exactly as real ships were tra…ditionally built in shipyards. Clearly, and with painstaking care, every step of... read more
Discover a new approach to sock knittingwithWendy D. Johnson and Socks from the Toe Up. This approach, made famous by her popular blog WendyKnits.net, will turn even the …most reluctant knitter into a toe-up nut. Knitting a sock from the toe up saves... read more
Intermediate-level crocheters will plenty of stitching inspiration in this clothing pattern collection for 5” dolls. Themed sets include outfits and accessories such as s…hoes, hats, headbands, and panties. Projects such as Bride Ensemble, Groom... read more
Give your home a fresh new look. Lexie Barnes shows you how to quickly and inexpensively personalize your living space with 50 fun, pattern-free sewing projects that are …highly adaptable and visually inspiring. Dramatic before-and-after photographs... read more
Under $15, and includes 15 preprinted, ready-to-cut designs!Make your own colorful pop-up cards simply by cutting, scoring, folding, and gluing ordinary papers and cardst…ock Detailed instructions and full-size patterns for 20 cards for birthdays,... read more