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Grimas: Make-up Voor Professional En Hobby (USED)

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Handwoven Textiles of Early New England (USED)

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Havana Cigars (USED)

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Heart and Home's Charming Paint & Decoupage Projects (USED)

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In this book, Melissa Frances provides techniques to make even the simplest craft, from unique baby gifts to garden decorations, a beautiful vintage treasure. The author offers ideas for personalising decor and creating an individual style.
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Hidden Treasures: Searching for Masterpieces of American Furniture (USED)

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The two Antiques Road Show experts share their inside track on the popular show, American antiques, and their most interesting discoveries in the least expected places, in an account that also features photographs of priceless antiques.

Home for the Holidays; Creative Ideas for Making the Holidays Memorable (USED)

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Home Furnishings Workbook (USED)

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An authoritive guide to solving all of your home furnishing problems with more than 100 professional techniques and 35 projects. From creating goblet-pleated curtains and a classic Roman blind to forming pinch pleats and tying curtain cords, this detailed book will guide you through the most simple and the most intricate of projects. Beginning with planning and design, this book has all the basics including: fitting, cutting, measuring, calculating, joining, stitching and pressing. And whether decorating the bedroom windows, adding floral chair covers in the kitchen or creating some cushions for the living room couch, Home Furnishings Workbook is a must have for every aspiring do-it-yourself decorator.
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Homebrewing For Dummies (USED)

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Want to become your own brewmeister? Homebrewing For Dummies, 2nd Edition, gives you easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for everything from making your first "kit" beer to brewing an entire batch from scratch. Before you know it, you'll be boiling, bottling, storing, pouring, and kegging your own frothy, delicious suds.

This friendly, hands-on guide walks you through each step in the brewing process at the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels. It fills you in on all the homebrewing basics with a comprehensive equipment list; instructions on keeping your hardware clean and sanitized; and loving descriptions of the essential beer ingredients, their roles in the brewing process, and how to select the best ingredients for you beer. You'll also find out about additional ingredients and additives you can use to give your homebrew distinctive flavors, textures, and aromas. Discover how to:

  • Set up your home brewery
  • Select the best ingredients and flavorings
  • Create your own lager, ale, and specialty beers
  • Try your hand at cider, and even meade
  • Brew gluten-free beer
  • Package your beer in bottles and kegs
  • Evaluate your beer and troubleshoot problems
  • Take part in homebrewing competitions
  • Become an eco-friendly brewer
  • Homebrewing For Dummies, 2nd Edition is fully updated with the latest brewing techniques and technologies and features more than 100 winning recipes that will have your friends and neighbors singing your praises and coming back for more.

    Houdini's Magic; Prepared from Houdini's Private Notebooksand Memoranda (USED)

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    InStyle Style 101 (USED)

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    Jewelry Making (USED)

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    Joey Green's Incredible Country Store Potions, Notions, and Elixers of the Past (USED)

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    To wander through the pages of Joey Green's Incredible Country Store is to experience the innocence and warmth of a bygone era. In this treasury of tips, recipes, and make-it-yourself concoctions, you will discover which country-store gadgets and gizmos have stood the test of time-and which are now collectors' items. You'll find recipes for homemade soaps, candles, perfumes, elixirs, and candies; directions on how to make those wonderful old wooden toys; and illustrations of those confounding brainteaser puzzles from the Ozarks.

    Some other treats that await you include:
    - Secret formulas for old-time, brand-name products you can make at home-for just pennies. Make your own Chanel No. 5, Chap Stick, Play-Dough, Tiger Balm, and more

    - The history, lore, and strange facts behind famous country-store brands and the stores themselves

    - Dozens of Joey Green's trademark wacky facts thrown in for good measure--Did you know that Melanie's pregnancy in Gone with the Wind, when calculated by the dates of the Civil War battles mentioned, lasted 21 months? That collectors value some old Cracker Jack prizes as high as $7,000? That originally the cream filling in Oreo cookies was made with pork lard?

    Crammed with vintage advertisements and 357 photographs of curiosities from the past, Joey Green's Incredible Country Store has irresistible retro appeal-and makes a great gift!

    Joy of Juggling (USED)

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    Kaye Pyke's Elegant Embroidery (USED)

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    This bestselling book established Kaye Pyke as one of Australia's most popular teachers of 1990s embroidery - sophisticated stitchery with panache that's easy to do and stunning to look at. Kaye Pyke's well-known style combines rich and sumptuous textures with a dramatic use of stitches. Step -by-step instructions show you how to create beautiful handmade pieces to be proud of: cushions, nightwear, footstools, pictures to be framed, handkerchiefs, babywear, and pot pourri bags.
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    Kids Making Quilts for kids (USED)

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    Includes everything kinds need to make a quilt for the ABC Quilt projects, which distributes quilts to children who are HIV-positive, born with problems related to substance abuse, or infected with the HIV/AIDS virus.
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    Knit Cute and Cuddly Hats and Booties

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    These simply adorable knitting projects make the perfect gift for new parents. Knit Cute and Cuddly Hats & Booties is an easy-to-use knitting booklet that contains patterns for six hat and boot sets (12 projects total). Projects include Roly Poly Ridges, Grape Fizz, Soft and Simple, Elf, Ribbons and Bows, and Dots and Ruffles. Includes a special skills section at the end of the booklet that teaches double-pointed needles, I-cord, knitted welt, grafting, and French knot skills.

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    Latina Beauty (USED)

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    The leading magazine by and for Latinas presents the first total beauty guide exclusively for the rapidly expanding market of Hispanic women.

    Latina beauty is everywhere...Salma Hayek tamed Will Smith in Wild, Wild West... Christina Aguilera is storming the music charts...Jennifer Lopez is heating up the silver screen...In fact, the growth of the Latin market is nothing short of remarkable: from the salsa craze to Ricky Martin to the Taco Bell chihuahua, there's no question that the Latin moment has arrived! Today, Latina women are some of the most savvy, affluent, appearance-conscious consumers out there. Now there's a beauty book designed just for this dynamic audience of 11 million.

    Compiled by the editors of Latina magazine, Latina Beauty fills a long-empty niche in the beauty book category. Featuring insider tips from the hottest stars, models, and beauty experts, it redefines total beauty from the unique perspective of the Hispanic woman. From the styling gel in their hair to the polish on their toes, Latinas take pride in their appearance--they love talking about it, learning about it, and experimenting with it every day. Gorgeously produced in full color, and packed with information, inspiration, and celebrity insight, Latina Beauty is the only guide they'll need, and the first guide to celebrate what makes Hispanic women so distinct, so powerful, and so beautiful.

    Legends of the West; A Collection of U.S.Commemorative Stamps (USED)

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    Let There Be Clothes (USED)

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    "Let There Be Clothes" is the most glamorous way to know what the world has been up to, with literally thousands of pictures and quotes, short paragraphs of utmost interest, and brief bios on the fashion immortals.

    Love Food's Ultimate Christmas; The Perfect Food, The Perfect Decorations, The Ultimate Christmas (USED)

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    Lovely Lace Crochet: Complete instructions for 8 projects

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    Looking for a gorgeous lace look, but want something simple and easy? Lovely Lace Crochet contains eight projects in an informative booklet. Create beautiful and delicate lace scarves, shirts, and coverups with complete step-by-step instructions. A crochet basics section provides stitches and all of the techniques needed to make the included projects.

    M.I. Hummel; The Golden Anniversary Album (USED)

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    Made with Paper (USED)

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    Make It with Paper: Paper Animals (USED)

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    Making Things Talk (USED)

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    Building electronic projects that interact with the physical world is good fun. But when devices that you've built start to talk to each other, things really start to get interesting. Through a series of simple projects, you'll learn how to get your creations to communicate with one another by forming networks of smart devices that carry on conversations with you and your environment. Whether you need to plug some sensors in your home to the Internet or create a device that can interact wirelessly with other creations, Making Things Talk explains exactly what you need.This book is perfect for people with little technical training but a lot of interest. Maybe you're a science teacher who wants to show students how to monitor weather conditions at several locations at once, or a sculptor who wants to stage a room of choreographed mechanical sculptures. Making Things Talk demonstrates that once you figure out how objects communicate -- whether they're microcontroller-powered devices, email programs, or networked databases -- you can get them to interact.Each chapter in contains instructions on how to build working projects that help you do just that. You will: Make your pet's bed send you emailMake your own seesaw game controller that communicates over the InternetLearn how to use ZigBee and Bluetooth radios to transmit sensor data wirelesslySet up communication between microcontrollers, personal computers, and web servers using three easy-to-program, open source environments: Arduino/Wiring, Processing, and PHP.Write programs to send data across the Internet based on physical activity in your home, office, or backyardAnd much moreWith a little electronics know-how, basic (not necessarily in BASIC) programming skills, a couple of inexpensive microcontroller kits and some network modules to make them communicate using Ethernet, ZigBee, and Bluetooth, you can get started on these projects right away. With Making Things Talk, the possibilities are practically endless.

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    Making Wreaths (USED)

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    A hands-on guide to the versatile and rewarding craft of wreath making, from planting a "wreath-maker's garden" to making and displaying the finished product.
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    Marquetry Course (USED)

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    Full-color photographs and detailed instructions guide you through everything you need to know, from tools and materials to cutting veneer to techniques such as the window method, fretsawing, sandshading, harewood, penwork and making fine lines. Tutorial projects enable you to practice your skills on a number of designs, such as a convex corner fan, rose, shell, chessboard, and chevron. Four projects include a tray, pier table, jewelry box, and fire screen.
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    Martha Stewart's Christmas (USED)

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    Millions of Americans know and love Martha Stewart through her magazine, books, and TV appearances. Now available in paperback, one of her more popular books invites readers to join in her Christmas celebrations. A NYT bestseller in hardcover, selling more than 408,000 copies. 200 full-color photos. (Do-It-Yourself) GBC

    Mechanical Toys: How Old Toys Work (USED)

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    Mercedes (USED)

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    Minecraft Combat Handbook (USED)

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    Revised edition with the most up to date stats, info, and sixteen pages of brand-new material!

    In Minecraft, you're never alone and the threat of attack is constant. How will you survive? The Official Combat Handbook now has sixteen additional pages with brand-new content. This book will teach you everything you need to know to defend yourself from hostile monsters and enemy players. You can learn how to build a fort, craft armor and weapons, set mob traps, defeat your enemies in one-on-one combat, and battle your way out of the Nether and the End. With tips from Minecraft experts, developer Jeb, and creator Notch himself, you'll be a Minecraft warrior in no time!
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    Minecraft Essential Handbook (USED)

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    This official handbook might just save your life. Learn how to find resources; make a shelter; craft tools, armor, and weapons, and protect yourself from monsters. With tips from Minecraft experts, including developer Jeb and creator Notch himself, this is the definitive guide to surviving your first few days in Minecraft.
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    Mini Hacks for Pok?mon GO Players: Combat: Skills, Tips, and Techniques for Capture and Battle

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    Pokémon GO has taken the world by storm, and now everyone can master the game by using the Mini Hacks book to play - and fight! Mini Hacks for Pokémon GO Players: Combat focuses on the battling element to the game. Includes tips and techniques for capturing Pokémon, training them in a gym, and then using them to battle other trainers. Which is, of course, the object of the game.

    Written for Pokémon GO players ages seven and up, this book is an unofficial "hacker's" guide to the game. The format follows our bestselling Hacks for Minecrafters books, only in a smaller, more convenient mini size--but still contains the essential tricks and tips you need to become a Pokémon GO top level trainer!

    Modern Boat Maintenance (USED)

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    Mustang: The Original Muscle Car (USED)

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    **Now in paperback**Mustang follows the evolution of one of the worlds most beloved cars from its earliest pre-prototype days through the latest generation, debuted in 1994. Leffingwells extensively researched text offers an inside look at the engineering, design, corporate politics, and enthusiast reactions that have literally shaped the Mustang since its 1964 1/2 introduction. Filled with more than 200 fabulous color photographs, ads, brochures, and historical shots.
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    Natural Trimmings (USED)

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    -- Valuable guide for the Christmas crafter.
    -- Appeals to all age levels.

    Needlepoint the Art of Canvas Embroidery (USED)

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    Notable Knit Handbags: 6 Projects with cables, entreac, beading and felting

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    Switch up your handbag style as often as you want! Notable Knit Handbags is a pattern-filled booklet that takes you step-by-step into how to knit six different styles of handbags, from evening to messenger, to tote. No matter what your look, you'll find a project suited to your style. You'll even learn how to knit in the round and embellish with needle felting.
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    Official Price Guide to Antique Clocks (USED)

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    Identify and price any antique American clock! All types of antique clocks in all price ranges are fully covered in this third edition of the standard reference work for collectors and dealers.
    * OVER 15,000 COLLECTOR PRICES -- This guide comprehensively covers a broad range of clocks from the 19th and 20th centuries. All types, all styles, including Ansonia, Empire, New Haven, Terry, Seth Thomas, National, Mueller, Keyless, W.L. Gilbert, and others.
    * COMPLETE IDENTIFICATION by type of movement, shape, model name (and model number, if known), case style, ornamentation, size in inches. Specific dates of manufacture given when known or estimates based upon original advertisements and trade catalogues.
    * CLOCK TYPES include Cuckoo, Parlor Shelf, Cabinet, Mantel, Statue, Window, Art Nouveau, Animated, Novelty, Watch, and numerous others, comprising every style manufactured in the U.S. during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
    * HISTORIES of the major manufacturers precede each series of listings.
    * EXTENSIVE INFORMATION on development of the clockmaking industry in the U.S., with a chronology of dates and charts showing the interrelationships among early clock companies.
    * HELPFUL ADVICE for the collector or novice clock buyer.
    * IN-DEPTH MARKET REVIEW
    * EXCLUSIVE ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATIONS
    * GLOSSARY OF TERMS
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    Ornament Extravaganza

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    Grab your brushes and get ready to paint a year's worth of decorations. Twenty-eight beautiful ornaments are featured with complete instructions, step-by-step worksheets and patterns. Ornaments are painted by 26 of today's finest decorative painters.

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    PaperCrafting (USED)

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    Personalize your papercrafting projects with painted accents

    Let acclaimed decorative painter Donna Dewberry show you how to combine simple painting techniques with basic papercrafting materials to create original cards, gift wrap, and scrapbook pages that you'll love to make for yourself and for your loved ones. With more than 25 projects to choose from, you'll be painting your way to beautiful papercrafts for every season and occasion in no time.

    Inside you'll learn:

  • One-Stroke painting techniques for creating flowers, leaves and vines
  • Basic rubber stamping techniques, including heat embossing
  • Great ways to use embellishments like beaded fringe, tags, fibers, stickers and more!

    You'll be amazed at how simple it is to create handmade papercrafts with painted accents. Get started now! Combine the best of decorative painting with everything you love about papercrafting.

  • Passion for Flowers (USED)

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    Eighty specially commissioned full-color photographs and 20 full-color drawings detail more than 40 original ideas for using fresh, dried, and pressed flowers. Each project is photographed in still-life settings around the author's cottage in rural Cornwall, England. Black is the author of The Book of Potpourri, The Book of Pressed Flowers, and The Scented Room.
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    Philosopher's Wool: Fair Isle Sweaters Simplified (USED)

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    Now there's an easier way to knit in the Fair Isle style! These 16 luxurious, color-splashed sweater patterns use speedy circular needles and four simple stitches that will take knitters just a few minutes to learn and a few evenings to master. A unique, two-handed method guarantees a dazzling design on the outside and a smooth, loop-free finish on the inside.-- Presents sumptuous sweaters featuring stars, stained glass, garden patches, and fractured diamonds, plus the popular Color Your Own pattern-- Shares the history of the husband-and-wife team behind Philosopher's Wool, who raised their own sheep, dyed their own wool, and designed these dynamic patterns-- Includes simple, quick methods for making sweaters larger or smaller, longer or shorter -- even after they are finished

    Picture Framing; Get Started in a New Craft with Easy to Follow Projects for Beginners (USED)

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    Plus Size Cardis to Crochet: Complete Instructions for 5 projects

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    It's hard to find patterns for plus-size gals and harder still to try to edit patterns to create a flattering fit. Plus-Size Cardis to Crochet is a detailed crochet pattern booklet that includes stunning cardigan patterns designed to flatter plus-size ladies. Patterns include: Ribbon-Yarn Jacket, Alpaca Appliqué Cardigan, Silk Scoop-Neck Cardigan, Pocket Cardigan, and Bright Stripes Cardigan. Abbreviation key included.
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    Polymer Clay for the First Time (USED)

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    No experience is necessary and you will soon be on your way to doing the basics of cane work or patterned clay, and using some moulds and texturing techniques.

    Projects for Woodworkers (USED)

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    Quilts & Afghans from McCall's Needlework & Crafts (USED)

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    Rangefinder (USED)

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    This guide for users and collectors of rangefinder and direct-vision cameras includes advice on choosing and using focal lengths and speeds, accessories, techniques and formats.
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    Real Poker II: The Play of Hands (USED)

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    Roy Cooke has been beating the hell out of poker games since 1972. His Card Player Magazine column is poker's longest continuously running commentary. He was a pioneer in the Internet Poker Industry. His rule book has become an industry standard. He is a champion for player's rights, fighting harder than anyone for more protection against cheats, especially online. Real Poker II contains all his Play of Hand columns from 1992-1999, and is widely considered an essential on any poker player's bookshelf.