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Crafts & Hobbies - Thryft

Crafts & Hobbies

Get hands-on with these books of ideas, step-by-step instructions, complete with illustrations and images for you to pick up and master your favourite crafts and hobbies.

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Metal Clay Origami Jewelry : 25 Contemporary Projects

Condition: Very Good

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$8.90

Was: $12.71

This book is a great pick for craft enthusiasts who want to create unique and eye-catching jewelry. The book offers a range of contemporary projects that fuse the art of origami and metal clay jewelry, teaching readers how to use metal clay paper sheets to create stunning pieces. The book's easy-to-follow techniques make this a perfect read for beginners and experts alike, and the gallery of inspirational work is sure to keep readers engaged and motivated throughout the book.
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The World Of Cross-Stitch

Condition: Well Read

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$5.90

Was: $8.43

This book is perfect for anyone looking to explore the art of cross-stitch. With its clear instructions on techniques and a wide variety of patterns ranging from animals to flowers, it provides endless possibilities for creating beautiful and intricate designs. Get ready to dive into the world of cross-stitch and let your creativity bloom with every stitch.
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Instant Gratification: Ornaments - Fast And Fabulous Projects

Condition: Very Good

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$6.90

Was: $9.86

Recommendation: If you're looking for a fun and easy way to decorate your Christmas tree without breaking the bank, Instant Gratification: Ornaments is a must-read. With simple instructions and readily-available materials, you'll be able to create unique and beautiful ornaments that'll impress your family and friends. The book's most distinctive feature is its focus on providing quick and easy projects, perfect for those who want to get into the festive spirit without spending hours crafting.

The Modelmaker's Handbook

Condition: Very Good

$7.90

This book is a must-read for anyone interested in craftsmanship and precision engineering. The Modelmaker's Handbook provides step-by-step guides and illustrations for creating models of exceptional quality. Each chapter is incredibly detailed, allowing readers to achieve professional-level results.

Animorphia: An Extreme Colouring and Search Challenge

Condition: Very Good

$10.90

Animorphia isn’t your typical coloring book; it beckons to the inquisitive soul longing for something beyond the ordinary. As you fill its pages with color, you will unravel hidden gems and creatures, turning each page into a discovery adventure. For those who relish detailed artwork and creative challenges, this book promises a gratifying and immersive experience.

Creative Gift Packaging: A Loving Touch to Gift Giving

Condition: Very Good

$6.90

Recommendation: For those who love to give gifts and appreciate the art of presentation, "Creative Gift Packaging" is a must-read. The book provides detailed instructions on creating unique gift boxes of various sizes and shapes, making even the simplest gift feel personalized and special. The author's expertise in packaging and design shines through with every step, making this book a valuable addition to any crafter's collection.
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FASHION EXTRAS

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$6.90

Was: $9.86

FASHION EXTRAS could be the perfect book for someone who loves fashion, but wants to add their own unique twist to their wardrobe. This book includes over 100 DIY fashion accessories that are sure to make any outfit stand out. The book is printed on different colored stock, adding to its playful and creative nature. With step-by-step instructions, any fashion lover is sure to enjoy this book and its ability to help them personalize their style.
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The Practical Encyclopedia Of Quilting And Quilt Design

Condition: Very Good

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$6.90

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This book is an excellent resource for both novice and experienced quilters. The step-by-step instructions, charts, templates, and photographs make it easy for anyone to learn and improve their quilting skills. The book covers a wide range of techniques and designs, making it a comprehensive guide for all aspects of quilting. Users would appreciate the clear and concise nature of the book, allowing them to quickly reference and use it as they work on their projects.
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Joy of Making Indian Toys

Condition: Very Good

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$6.90

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The Joy of Making Indian Toys is an excellent guide for learning how to create traditional toys that are still played with in remote areas of India. The book teaches readers how to make 101 handmade toys using simple materials and basic science and technology principles. It is perfect for parents, educators, or anyone interested in traditional Indian toys. The step-by-step instructions are easy to follow, and the results are unique and charming toys that will delight both children and adults alike.
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Wood Projects For The Home

Condition: Well Read

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$5.90

Was: $8.43

Recommendation: If you're looking for easy woodworking projects that can add a warm touch of personality to your home, "Wood Projects For The Home" is worth checking out. With clear plans and instructions, even a novice woodworker can create 50 useful and practical projects that are perfect for sprucing up your living space.

The Ultimate Balloon Book

Condition: Very Good

$10.90

If you're eager to learn a fun, hands-on skill that's sure to liven up any party, "The Ultimate Balloon Book" might just be your ticket. It breaks down complex shapes into beginner-friendly steps, inviting your inner artist to play and impress. From children's parties to casual gatherings, your newfound balloon twisting talents will be a hit.
This book could be a good read for anyone looking to turn their special moments into cherished keepsakes. With clear instructions and practical tips, Barbara Smith guides you through the process of taking perfect photos and creating stunning invitations, albums, and more. Whether you're planning an engagement, wedding, or any other special occasion, this book will help you capture and preserve those memories for a lifetime.
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Tie Dying

Condition: Well Read

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$4.90

Was: $7.00

Tie Dying is a great read for anyone looking to add a unique and personal touch to their wardrobe and home decor. With easy-to-follow instructions and a variety of tie-dye designs, this book is perfect for beginners or experienced crafters. Users will love the beautiful and vibrant projects that can be created with just a little creativity and some basic materials.
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The Art and Craft of Paper

Condition: Well Read

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$7.90

Was: $9.88

This book would be a good read for someone looking to explore a new artistic medium and express themselves through paper. With clear instructions, stunning illustrations, and guidance from the renowned Il Papiro firm, The Art and Craft of Paper teaches readers how to create elegant paper artifacts, sculptures, and handmade books. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience, this book will inspire you to unlock your creativity and transform paper into beautiful works of art. Get ready to be amazed by the endless possibilities that paper holds!
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Papercraft & Stamp It: Treasury of Tips Tricks

Condition: Well Read

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$6.90

Was: $9.86

This book is a must-read for anyone interested in exploring the art of papercrafting and stamping. With over 650 innovative ideas, it provides a wealth of inspiration for both novice and experienced crafters alike. Whether you're looking to make greeting cards, scrapbook pages, tags, or fashion accessories, you'll find an abundance of tips and tricks to help you create beautiful and unique items. With its easy-to-follow instructions and stunning photography, this book is sure to become a favorite among crafters of all ages and levels.

ビーズ・ニュース

Condition: Very Good

$8.90

This book could be a great read for those who have an interest in fashion and jewelry making. The book explores global fashion trends with an emphasis on beadwork. Its unique feature is the inclusion of articles from various countries. Users may appreciate the cultural diversity and inspiration that comes from different parts of the world.
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Airbrush 101

Condition: Very Good

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$6.90

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Airbrushing 101 is a great read for beginners who want to learn airbrushing techniques. The book provides a series of start-to-finish projects in different categories like T-shirts, automotive, body and face painting, and more. Readers will benefit from the basic strokes that form the foundation for almost all airbrush art. Additionally, the book includes interviews with different artists to explore their approach, preferred materials, and how to avoid common mistakes. Airbrushing 101 features over 400 color photos to guide readers through each step in creating different types of airbrush art.
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Elite Weapons for LEGO Fanatics : Build Working Handcuffs, Body Armor, Batons, Sunglasses, and the World's Hardest Hitting Brick Guns

Condition: Well Read

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$9.90

Was: $14.14

"Elite Weapons for LEGO Fanatics" is a must-read for LEGO enthusiasts who are interested in building functional replicas of weapons and tools. The book provides step-by-step instructions on building 13 models, including a fully automatic combat rifle and a grappling hook gun. With details on where to find the LEGO pieces and a comic book story featuring a hero using the weapons in action, this book is perfect for those who want to take their LEGO building skills to the next level.

Christmas Gifts - Over 100 Projects & Ideas

Condition: Very Good

$8.90

This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to make their loved ones feel special during the holidays. With over 100 projects and ideas, readers can create unique and personalized gifts for their family and friends. The book offers easy-to-follow instructions and plenty of inspiration to help readers get creative with their gift-giving. Whether you're looking to create homemade decorations or festive food items, Christmas Gifts has got you covered. Get ready to spread some holiday cheer!

Origami

Condition: Very Good

$10.90

If you're curious about paper art, "Origami" by Paul Jackson can introduce you to the ancient practice of paper folding in a very modern way. The visuals in the book make it easy to follow, and it acts as a meditative, creative outlet. It's for anyone who enjoys crafting or wants to learn a new, mindful hobby.
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Small Quiltcrafts

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$6.90

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Small Quiltcrafts is perfect for beginners and hobbyists who love quilting with small pieces of cloth. The book offers easy-to-follow instructions and patterns for creating beautiful quilt projects, from wall hangings to table runners. The unique feature of this book is its focus on miniature quilting, allowing quilting enthusiasts to learn a new technique and create stunning, intricate designs. It's a must-have for anyone looking to try their hand at this timeless art form.

Creative Gift Packaging: A Loving Touch to Gift Giving

Condition: Well Read

$4.90

Shows how to create a variety of gift boxes in different sizes and shapes and demonstrates each step in making a gift box.

Origami

Condition: Well Read

$8.90

If you're intrigued by the idea of transforming a simple sheet of paper into something extraordinary, Origami is your gateway to a hands-on creative journey. It's not just a book, but a comprehensive guide that patiently walks you through the ancient art of paper folding, ensuring that each crease you make leads to something beautiful. Perfect for beginners or seasoned paper artists looking for new challenges.

Papercrafts & Paper Fun

Condition: Like New

$11.90

If you're enthralled by the versatility of paper and love the satisfaction that comes with creating something beautiful from scratch, "Papercrafts & Paper Fun" is like a treasure trove waiting for you. It's a comprehensive guide that not only teaches you various techniques but also inspires you to experiment and craft over 300 unique pieces. Each page is a new opportunity to exercise your imagination and dexterity.

Gift Wrapping

Condition: Very Good

$12.90

Considering how impactful a beautifully wrapped gift can be, "Gift Wrapping" by Lucy Berridge might just become your go-to guide for adding that extra touch of personal flair. It's a small investment in creativity that can transform your presents into visual delights, ensuring the outside of your gift is as thoughtful as the inside. With its wide range of ideas, you're bound to find inspiration that resonates with your personal style.
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Directory

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Recommended for those seeking comprehensive contact details.
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Decorative Painting for the Home

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$8.90

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Decorative painting is a wonderful way of bringing colour into your home and is an immensely popular craft - perhaps because you can create such impressive results with the minimum of skills and equipment. This volume includes full step-by-step instructions for a range of projects that should appeal to those new to this craft as well as those with some experience. on a variety of surfaces, from wood and MDF to metal, ceramics and plastic. Many of the projects use the popular one-stroke painting technique which is clearly illustrated in step-by-step photographs, from the honeysuckle and blossom tray to the fuchsia screen. Special gallery pages illustrate variations on the techniques explored in the projects and provide further inspiration and ideas for the amateur or professional painter. There is also a comprehensive introductory section, covering tools, equipment and techniques, including step-by-step instructions for the different brushstrokes.
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Rattan and Wicker Furniture

Condition: Well Read

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$3.90

Was: $5.57

Full work instructions for a dozen projects specify the few basic tools and simply learned skills needed to make a rattan love seat, coffee table, dining table, etagere, and other items
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Handmade Candles - Recipes For Crafting Candles At Home

Condition: Well Read

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$5.90

Was: $8.43

Recommendation: This book is a must-read for anyone looking to create unique, eco-friendly candles from the comfort of their own home. With detailed instructions and illustrations, it offers a variety of candle-making techniques and tips, including how to use natural beeswax and other sustainable materials. A great way to add an earthy touch to your home decor, or even use as a personalized eco-friendly gift for loved ones.
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The Bead Jewellery Bible : The Complete Creative Guide to Making Your Own Bead Jewelry

Condition: Very Good

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$10.90

Was: $15.57

This book is perfect for both beginners and experts in bead jewelry making. The step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and photography used to illustrate the techniques make it easy to follow along and learn. The book covers essential beading techniques like designing jewelry, choosing colors, bead stringing, and making findings. Dorothy Wood's expertise in the field ensures that the book is well-written and offers a great resource that will be cherished by any lover of bead jewelry-making.