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Creative Recycling in Embroidery
Creative Recycling in Embroidery
by Val Holmes
Publisher Comments
Recycling is one of the hottest new trends in embroidery, and this is the first book on the subject. Covering the techniques of both hand and machine embroidery, its packed with ideas for using different types of salvaged material—from fabric, paper,... (read more)

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Used - Hardcover

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1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000)
1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000)
by Garth Johnson
Publisher Comments
Artists and crafters have always been recyclers, but for many, it has not only become a thrifty choice, it has become a moral imperative. 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse contains a cutting edge collection of the most inventive work being made with re-used,... (read more)

List Price $25.00
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Used - Trade Paper

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Junk-Box Jewelry: 25 DIY Low Cost (or No Cost) Jewelry Projects
Junk-Box Jewelry: 25 DIY Low Cost (or No Cost) Jewelry Projects
by Sarah Drew
Publisher Comments
This beautifully illustrated guide shows teens how to create eye-catching jewelry out of found or recycled objects—at very little cost. Some fun projects include making pendants out of pebbles; sewing a stylish cuff using scraps of fabric; and... (read more)

List Price $14.99
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Sale - Trade Paper

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Trash-To-Treasure Papermaking
Trash-To-Treasure Papermaking
by Arnold E Grummer
Publisher Comments
Transform junk mail, newspapers, comic books, wrapping paper, food can labels, and old phone books into beautiful hand-made paper in just minutes! "Trash-To-Treasure Papermaking", the ultimate guide for crafty recyclers, is every family's answer to the... (read more)

List Price $16.95
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Sale - Trade Paper

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Mini-Boxes (Make It in Minutes)
Mini-Boxes (Make It in Minutes)
by Marian Ballog
Publisher Comments
So many things come in small boxes--mints, gum, jewelry--and now it's easy to turn those plain packages into cherished little keepsakes and gifts. No one will believe that it takes only minutes to "bake" a mini-birthday cake from three tiny tin boxes. Or... (read more)

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Used - Spiral/comb

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Rubbish!: Reuse Your Refuse
Rubbish!: Reuse Your Refuse
by Kate Shoup
Publisher Comments
Want to know what goodies you can make with your garbage? This book shows you how to give everyday household items a new life the hip craftster’s way. You’ll discover how to complete more than 30 creative projects using materials you already... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Ruby Star Wrapping: Creating Packaging to Reuse, Regive, and Relove
Ruby Star Wrapping: Creating Packaging to Reuse, Regive, and Relove
by Melody Miller
Publisher Comments
This is the ultimate resource for those who are as creative as they are willing to conserve. Ruby Star Wrapping inspires you to think resourceful, think reusable, think unusual when it comes to gift packaging. The projects here illustrate how to create... (read more)

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Junk Jewelry: 25 Extraordinary Designs to Create from Ordinary Objects
Junk Jewelry: 25 Extraordinary Designs to Create from Ordinary Objects
by Jane Eldershaw
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Designed to make people look twice, Junk Jewelrys beauty lies in featuring otherwise ordinary items in artful, surprising ways. What looks like a metal cuff turns out to be made of safety pins; translucent hoop earrings are actually computer chips; and a... (read more)

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Big Green Book of Recycled Crafts
Big Green Book of Recycled Crafts
by Leisure Arts
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This is the ultimate book for the eco-conscious crafter. Plastic, paper, glass, cans, clothing, and household throwaways easily transform from trash to treasure in the book's six sections.... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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It S Fun to Make Things from Scrap Materials (Dover Craft Books)
It S Fun to Make Things from Scrap Materials (Dover Craft Books)
by Evelyn Gla Hershoff
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Tons of great ideas for making party favors, decorations, gifts, and games from household supplies and materials that are usually thrown away. 214 illustrations.... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Beer Crafts: Making the Most of Your Cans, Bottle Caps, and Labels
Beer Crafts: Making the Most of Your Cans, Bottle Caps, and Labels
by Shawn Gascoyne Bowman
Publisher Comments
A synthesis of two outstanding hobbies — making things and drinking — Beer Crafts is the answer to the age-old question of what to do with those 99 bottles of beer on the wall. A synthesis of two outstanding hobbies — making things and... (read more)

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Button Jewelry & Accessories: 22 Unique Projects
Button Jewelry & Accessories: 22 Unique Projects
by Tair Parnes
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Unique jewelry and craft projects featuring ordinary and extraordinary buttons, plus beads and fabrics. Button Jewelry and Accessories transforms ordinary and not-so-ordinary buttons into unique necklaces, rings, accessories, and home decorations. Twenty... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Re-Bound: Creating Handmade Books from Recycled and Repurposed Materials
Re-Bound: Creating Handmade Books from Recycled and Repurposed Materials
by Jeannine Stein
Staff Pick
Any booklover with the slightest inkling toward craftiness will swoon over the darling projects outlined in this book. Make a sharp-looking portfolio from vintage album covers, a paint-sample photo album, or a journal from a hot water bottle. (Far more... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Eco Craft: Recycle Recraft Restyle
Eco Craft: Recycle Recraft Restyle
by Susan Wasinger
Publisher Comments
Who knew taking care of the planet could look so good? Eco Craft shows how, with 30 truly beautiful home décor projects that elevate environmental consciousness to stylish new heights. Every idea is amazingly clever: who would ever have imagined... (read more)

List Price $23.95
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Recycle: Make Your Own Eco-Friendly and Creative Designs - Over 60 Projects for Home & Garden
Recycle: Make Your Own Eco-Friendly and Creative Designs - Over 60 Projects for Home & Garden
by Moira Hankinson
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Designers Moira and Nicholas Hankinson are masters of transforming reclaimed materials into beautiful and useful objects, and their new book is packed with exciting projects for the home and garden. Arranged in chapters that include “Bedrooms... (read more)

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Used - Trade Paper

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Paper Made!: 101 Exceptional Projects to Make Out of Everyday Paper
Paper Made!: 101 Exceptional Projects to Make Out of Everyday Paper
by Kayte Terry
Publisher Comments
Announcing the biggest, best, most innovative book ever on paper craft. Even better, this is not about how to use costly, artsy paper, but how to turn stuff around the house—magazines and shopping bags, candy wrappers and paint sample cards... (read more)

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Upcycling Celebrations: A Use-What-You-Have Guide to Decorating, Gift-Giving & Entertaining
Upcycling Celebrations: A Use-What-You-Have Guide to Decorating, Gift-Giving & Entertaining
by Danny Seo
Publisher Comments
Danny Seo is Americas leading lifestyle authority on modern, eco-friendly living. In his last book, Upcycling, Danny demonstrated how to create beautiful things with the stuff you already have. Now he returns with 100 more projects—this time... (read more)

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Flea Market Jewelry
Flea Market Jewelry
by Binky Morgan
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New style from old treasures. Shows how to make ornaments, candleholders, hairpins, wind chimes, handbags and more.... (read more)

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Recycled Home: Transform Your Home Using Salvaged Materials
Recycled Home: Transform Your Home Using Salvaged Materials
by Rebecca Proctor
Publisher Comments
Recycled Home features 50 stylish craft projects for the home, using discarded or repurposed materials. Step-by-step illustrations guide you through each project, and no special skills are needed. From quick fixes taking half an hour to a patchwork throw... (read more)

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Cool Green Stuff: A Guide to Finding Great Recycled, Sustainable, Renewable Objects You Will Love
Cool Green Stuff: A Guide to Finding Great Recycled, Sustainable, Renewable Objects You Will Love
by Dave Evans
Publisher Comments
As fun to look at as it is to use, Cool Green Stuff features a gallery of environmentally friendly fashions, jewelry, bags, gadgets, home decor, and other one-of-a-kind products that were designed and produced to make the world a cooler and greener place.... (read more)

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