Do you dream of making your own unique clothes which you won´t see anyone else wearing? Have you got a collection of fantastic fabrics just waiting to be turned in to clothes? This is the ultimate guide to how to make your own clothes even if you have never done so before.
Lee, a well-known tool manufacturer, covers the practical and technical information to sharpen tools quickly, efficiently and safely. Descriptive photos, clear line drawings and step-by-step instructions show exactly how to improve the performance and safety of any cutting tool. 255 photos.
Glibberig, glitschig und mega-cool! Egal ob Regenbogen, Glitzer oder Neon - der selbst gemachte Schleim wird alle beeindrucken. 10 verschiedene Slime-Arten selbst machen ist gar nicht so schwer: Man muss nur den Schritt-für-Schritt-Anleitungen in diesem Buch folgen und schon hat man einen glibberig-flutschig-klebrigen Schleim. Der kreative Spaß für alle Slime-Fans!
Some of the highest-quality art markers on the market, Copic markers continue to grow in popularity for paper crafters, and this informative and instructional book assists crafters of all levels in mastering Copic coloring skills. In addition to an explanation of the color-coding system, suggestions for compatible inks and papers to use, and step-by-step tutorials on the most popular coloring techniques, this go-to resource also includes a variety of eye-catching card designs to inspire enthusiastic card makers. Projects include Raven Thanks, Quite a Catch, Me Love You, Friends Forever, To the Moon and Back, Apples in a Chintz Bowl, and Home Sweet Home.
Have you ever wondered which flowers are available in what shades, and when? Or how to combine them effectively for an event? The Flower Color Guide is the first reference book to organize flower types by color, with an emphasis on seasonality and creative pairings ? and the results are stunning in their sheer variety. Michael and Darroch Putnam have built a reputation for romantic, dramatic floral arrangements and installations using color as their guiding principle ? here, they share their secrets with readers worldwide.
Confronted with the wide array of fleece and fibre available today, fibre artists want to understand how each type of fibre is used best, based on a sheep´s breed characteristics. Presented in a compact, portable format, this book is suitable as a primer for those new to working with fleece and as a handy reference for the avid enthusiast. Provides different breeds of sheep and explains the best way to prepare their fleece for spinning, the natural colors of the fleece and how well it dyes, the best use for the wool, and fleece weights, staple lengths, and fiber diameters.
An introduction to color knitting techniques explains how knitters of all skill levels can create imaginative color palettes for one´s handmade projects, with step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and photographs on stripes, stitch effects, knitting with multicolor yarns, stranded knitting, intarsia, and more, along with tips on materials and finishing techniques.
Starting with just four of these stitches, this guide clearly demonstrates, with detailed step-by-step photographs, how to work up a complete project. Instructions follow on showing how to stretch and mount your first embroidery. Using further projects she helps you build up skills, introducing new stitches in each section. Line drawings accompany each design and are used as a guide for the stitches. The designs and colors used are traditional - reminiscent of the embroidery worked by embroiderers during the Tudor period, wonderful floral pictures worked in wool and soft colors. The book is a comprehensive introduction to this lovely technique and at the same time it offers embroiderers practical help with presentation and finishing.