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Reverence for Wood (04 Edition)
Reverence for Wood (04 Edition)
by Eric Sloane
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This refreshing and delightfully written book underscores the important role that wood has played in the development of American life and culture. Charmingly illustrated with author Eric Sloane's own sketches, the text illuminates with rare insight the... (read more)

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Knitlit (Too): Stories from Sheep to Shawl . . . and More Writing about Knitting
Knitlit (Too): Stories from Sheep to Shawl . . . and More Writing about Knitting
by Linda Roghaar
About the Author
LINDA ROGHAAR is a literary agent based in Massachusetts and an obsessive knitter. MOLLY WOLF is a writer, editor, and knitter who lives in Kingston, Ontario.... (read more)

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New Complete Guide to Sewing
New Complete Guide to Sewing
by Reader's Digest (editors)
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Gretchen andldquo;Gertieandrdquo; Hirsch is a passionate home seamstress, a sought-after sewing teacher, and the creator of one of the webandrsquo;s most popular sewing blogs: Gertieandrsquo;s New Blog for Better Sewing. The blog began as a way for... (read more)

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Furniture Design (2ND 13 Edition)
Furniture Design (2ND 13 Edition)
by Postell
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The comprehensive guide to furniture design— expanded and updated Furniture designers draw on a range of knowledge and disciplines to create their work. From history to theory to technology, Furniture Design offers a comprehensive survey of the... (read more)

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New Complete Guide To Sewing, Updated Ed (10 Edition)
New Complete Guide To Sewing, Updated Ed (10 Edition)
by Reader's Digest
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In this updated edition, sewers will find 20 new modern projects from Simplicity patterns; tips on how to select the right equipment, choose the perfect fabric, and use the right technique for every project; instructions for making clothes, curtains, and... (read more)

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Art of Fashion Draping (4TH 12 Edition)
Art of Fashion Draping (4TH 12 Edition)
by Connie Amaden-crawford
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An invaluable teaching tool for fashion design, apparel, and patternmaking students and professionals, this user-friendly bestseller teaches the different methods of—and principles involved in—draping fabric on a dress form. The Art... (read more)

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Sewing Basics: Creating a Stylish Wardrobe with Step-By-Step Techniques
Sewing Basics: Creating a Stylish Wardrobe with Step-By-Step Techniques
by Patricia Moyes
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Moyes teaches at the Sewing Workshop.... (read more)

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Meanings of Dress (3RD 12 Edition)
Meanings of Dress (3RD 12 Edition)
by Kimberly A. Miller- Spillman
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This collection of articles and essays from magazines, newspapers, books, and academic journals is designed to expand the reader's awareness and understanding of the role dress plays in cultures and subcultures across the globe. The text, which... (read more)

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Sewing With Knits : Classic, Stylish Garments From Swimsuits To Eveningwear (00 Edition)
Sewing With Knits : Classic, Stylish Garments From Swimsuits To Eveningwear (00 Edition)
by Connie Long
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Long teaches classes on all aspects of sewing at G Street Fabrics in Rockville, Maryland.... (read more)

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Fine Embellishment Techniques: Classic Details for Today's Clothing (99 Edition)
Fine Embellishment Techniques: Classic Details for Today's Clothing (99 Edition)
by Jane Conlon
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Conlon teaches sewing and embellishment techniques at 27th St. Fabrics in Eugene, OR. SHe is also a frequent contributor to Threads magazine.... (read more)

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20th Century Dress in the United States
20th Century Dress in the United States
by Jane Farrell Beck
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The 20th Century was a fast-paced race into modernization—but how did it affect what we wear? From revolutionary politics to the new machine age, from war and depression to growth and prosperity, 20th-Century Dress in the United States shows... (read more)

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Basic Pattern Skills for Fashion Design (2ND 09 Edition)
Basic Pattern Skills for Fashion Design (2ND 09 Edition)
by Bernard Zamkoff
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The 2nd Edition of Basic Pattern Skills for Fashion Design introduces the techniques of flat patternmaking in an easy-to-understand method. Each of the books four chapters addresses one major segment of a garment—the bodice, the collar, the... (read more)

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The Ultimate Serger Answer Guide: Troubleshooting for Any Overlock Brand OE Model (Creative Machine Arts Series)
The Ultimate Serger Answer Guide: Troubleshooting for Any Overlock Brand OE Model (Creative Machine Arts Series)
by Naomi Baker
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THE user-friendly reference essential for any current or prospective serger owner: Practical, easy solutions for any problem with any serger, no matter what the brand, model, or vintage. Expert-savvy, timesaving tips on serger threading, needles, threads,... (read more)

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Jackets for Real People: Tailoring Made Easy (Sewing for Real People)
Jackets for Real People: Tailoring Made Easy (Sewing for Real People)
by Marta Alto
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In this demonstrational video, Marta Alto emphasizes basic techniques as she sews a lapel-style jacket with double-welt pockets, vented sleeves, sleeve heads, and a lining. Divided into separate segments, the DVD allows the viewer... (read more)

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Knitlit: Sweaters and Their Stories...and Other Writing about Knitting
Knitlit: Sweaters and Their Stories...and Other Writing about Knitting
by Linda Roghaar
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Spec Manual 2ND Edition
Spec Manual 2ND Edition
by Michele Wese Bryant
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Michele Wesen Bryant is an adjunct in the Fashion Design Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology. She also teaches flats and specs at Parsons School of Design. Bryant has been working in the fashion industry for over 20 years, having had... (read more)

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Individuality in Clothing Selection and Personal Appearance (7TH 12 Edition)
Individuality in Clothing Selection and Personal Appearance (7TH 12 Edition)
by Suzanne G. Marshall
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Individuality in Clothing Selection and Appearance, Seventh Edition, provides a strong, multidisciplinary foundation for individual and family clothing choices. Balancing theory with actual applications, the authors present a broad base of knowledge at... (read more)

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Classic Tailoring Techniques : a Construction Guide for Women's Wear (84 - Old Edition)
Classic Tailoring Techniques : a Construction Guide for Women's Wear (84 - Old Edition)
by Roberto Cabrera
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Roberto Cabrera teaches at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City.... (read more)

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Great Wood Finishes: A Step-By-Step Guide to Consistent and Beautiful Results
Great Wood Finishes: A Step-By-Step Guide to Consistent and Beautiful Results
by Jeff Jewitt
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Jeff Jewitt is the author of Hand-Applied Finishes and Great Wood Finishes. He lives in Cleveland.... (read more)

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Story of Western Furniture (81 Edition)
Story of Western Furniture (81 Edition)
by Phyllis Bennett Oates
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As well as fulfilling a functional need, furniture has always been an index of status. From the throne of Tutankhamen or the bed of State of Louis XIV to the austere Shaker chest or the Charles Eames chair and later modern pieces from Europe, the Far... (read more)

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