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In bloom  by Clare Nolan

In bloom

Clare Nolan

Book

Planting cut flowers brings that 'grow-your-own' excitement to a whole new level, being able to step out of the back door and pick a single stem for beside the bed or pull together a posy for a friend is a joy. In this beautifully designed book, brimming...

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Shirtmaking  by David Page Coffin

Shirtmaking

David Page Coffin

Book

Includes full-scale patterns for collars, cuffs, plackets, and pockets, and complete instructions for developing custom-fit shirt patterns.

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Fabric buttons  by Gina Barrett

Fabric buttons

Gina Barrett

Book

Skilled textile artist Gina Barrett shows you how to make stunning, effective button embellishments. Whether you are decorating a garment or creating a unique piece of jewellery, these fabric buttons suit all occasions.

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Simple organizing wisdom

Simple organizing wisdom

Book

Let the experts at Good Housekeeping help you get organized with this inspirational room-by-room guide to tidying up! Hundreds of tips and tricks include how to keep a well-ordered fridge, gain extra counter space, conquer cookware clutter, choose the...

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Bikes and bloomers  by Katrina Jungnickel

Bikes and bloomers

Katrina Jungnickel

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The bicycle in Victorian Britain is often celebrated as a vehicle of women's liberation. But much less is known about another critcal technology with which women forged new and mobile public lives - cycle wear. Despite its benefits, cycling was a material...

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His needs, her needs  by Willard F. Harley

His needs, her needs

Willard F. Harley

Book

Willard F. Harley, Jr., identifies the ten most vital needs of men and women and shows husbands and wives how to satisfy those needs in their spouses. He provides guidance for becoming irresistible to your spouse and for loving more creatively and se...

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Making rooms your own  by Sian Ballen

Making rooms your own

Sian Ballen

Book

An invitation to enter the residences of some of the top interior designers in the world--see their style and practicality in action, and adopt some of their winning ways. With pillows fluffed and curtains pulled back, design secrets are revealed. Fr...

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The art of luxury downsizing  by Kym Lackmann

The art of luxury downsizing

Kym Lackmann

Book

This is a luscious 'how to guide' for those who know they should be downsizing but don't know where to start. The reader learns how to edit and select key pieces of furniture and how to create the home of their dreams in their new apartment or townho...

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Master the coverstitch machine  by Johanna Lundström

Master the coverstitch machine

Johanna Lundström

Book

Get ready to take your coverstitch machine skills to the next level! Learn all the necessary techniques you need in order to create professional-looking garments that will rival ready-to-wear. Master the Coverstitch machine will guide you through the...

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Abode  by Serena Mitnik-Miller

Abode

Serena Mitnik-Miller

Book

The yearning for a life of pared-down purity has built to a roar, and Serena Mitnik-Miller and Mason St. Peter--the husband-and-wife owners of General Store, one of California's most talked-about shops--are at the forefront. In Abode: Thoughtful Living...

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Edible paradise  by Vera Greutink

Edible paradise

Vera Greutink

Book

Learn how to create your own no-dig, organic garden with permaculture design and techniques. Vera's 15 years of experience as a no dig gardener provides a vast amount of knowledge on growing fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers. The book is divided into...

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Easy luxury  by Darren Palmer

Easy luxury

Darren Palmer

Book

Easy Luxury is a sourcebook of stylish and achievable ways to create a luxury look in your home. Lavishly illustrated with photographs of Darren's own interior design projects, ranging from apartments to larger family homes, it provides key styling ideas...

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Distinctly modern interiors  by Emily Summers

Distinctly modern interiors

Emily Summers

Book

The first book by AD 100 designer Emily Summers, featuring interiors that celebrate a new idea of American modernism. Weaving mid-century Continental furniture and modern art by the likes of Frank Stella and Jasper Johns into important American homes,...

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Everyday decorating  by Jeffrey Bilhuber

Everyday decorating

Jeffrey Bilhuber

Book

Jeffrey Bilhuber, one of the most sought-after voices in interior design, offers practical advice and easy-to-follow tips that inspire and empower the reader to make enlightened design decisions. Jeffrey Bilhuber has created the ultimate decorating h...

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The new glamour  by Jeff Andrews

The new glamour

Jeff Andrews

Book

In his first book, Jeff Andrews guides us through the bold spaces he has created for his celebrity clients, while sharing his philosophy on design, exploring topics such as creating a vision and keeping unexpected choices elegant and cohesive; cultiv...

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DIY  by Julian Cassell

DIY

Julian Cassell

Book

Whether you need a quick fix or a large renovation project, this book will teach you how to tackle any DIY task with confidence. This revised and updated step-by-step guide covers every project, small or large, from fitting a shower cubicle to applyi...

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Decorating with plants  by Baylor Chapman

Decorating with plants

Baylor Chapman

Book

Chapman walks readers through everything they need to know to bring houseplants into their home. She begins with the basics of choosing and caring for plants, with emphasis on the easiest-to-care-for varieties. Then she guides readers through the home...

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Ritz & Escoffier  by Luke Barr

Ritz & Escoffier

Luke Barr

Book

In a tale replete with scandal and opulence, Luke Barr, author of the New York Times bestselling Provence, 1970, transports readers to turn-of-the-century London and Paris to discover how celebrated hotelier César Ritz and famed chef Auguste Escoffier...

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The little book of Mr and Mrs questions

The little book of Mr and Mrs questions

Book

What’s the first thing she does in the morning? Who gets the last word in an argument? Was it love at first sight? How well do you really know your other half? This playful quiz book is designed for bachelorette parties but also works as a hilarious ...

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How to houseplant  by Heather Rodino

How to houseplant

Heather Rodino

Book

Cultivating houseplants is more popular than ever, and this fun, gifty guide introduces you to one of today's hottest retro activities! Heather Rodino offers a colorfully illustrated overview of caring for your indoor garden, profiling 50 of the most...

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Patina living  by Brooke Giannetti

Patina living

Brooke Giannetti

Book

The heartwarming story of how the Giannettis live and entertain in the well-designed and lushly planted gardens of their farm in Ojai, California. An intimate look at life on Patina Farm enjoying the interplay of rustic and modern European farmhouse....

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Clean mama's guide to a healthy home  by Becky Rapinchuk

Clean mama's guide to a healthy home

Becky Rapinchuk

Book

In Clean Mama's Guide to a Healthy Home, Becky Rapinchuk, author of Simply Clean and creator of the popular cleaning website Clean Mama, provides a step-by-step guide to take charge of your home's wellness with a comprehensive, all-natural cleaning s...

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My small space  by Anna Ottum

My small space

Anna Ottum

Book

My Small Space is the ultimate guide to moving out on your own--whether that's in a campus dorm, an apartment with four of your friends, a two-bedroom with your buddy, or your very own studio. With photography of all kinds of spaces, smart design tip...

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Atmosphere  by James Michael Howard

Atmosphere

James Michael Howard

Book

Howard defines each of the seven elements of great design (style, scale & proportion, rhythm, light, color, texture, and sound) and how all the elements can work together to create an exciting as well as calming atmosphere.

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Grow in the dark  by Lisa Eldred Steinkopf

Grow in the dark

Lisa Eldred Steinkopf

Book

In Grow in the Dark, houseplant guru Lisa Eldred-Steinkopf shares her expert knowledge on the 50 best houseplants to grow in dimly lit spaces. Having a south-facing window doesn’t always guarantee you the best light to grow plants—especially if your ...

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Smart but scattered - and stalled  by Richard Guare

Smart but scattered - and stalled

Richard Guare

Book

Whether you're a young adult who is stalled on the journey to independence--or a concerned parent still sharing the family nest--this compassionate book is for you. Providing a fresh perspective on the causes of failure to launch, the expert authors present...

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Carried away  by Grace Lai

Carried away

Grace Lai

Book

"A collection of bags from all over the world, significant because of their cultural roles; including army kitbags, a sporran, a bag made out of an albatross foot, and high-fashion handbags. The bag, and the handbag in particular, has achieved high f...

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Delicious places

Delicious places

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Contemporary food goes way beyond avocado and quinoa salads. Delicious Places presents the new wave of cafés, restaurants and entrepreneurs that are writing a fresh chapter on culinary culture.Food culture has come a long way. New restaurants, bars and...

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First time sewing with a serger  by Becky Hanson

First time sewing with a serger

Becky Hanson

Book

In First Time Sewing with a Serger, sewing experts Becky Hanson and Beth Baumgartel take you by the hand and teach you everything you need to know to sew with a serger, or overlock machine-a versatile and speedy stitching tool. Start by learning how a...

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The way home  by Mark Boyle

The way home

Mark Boyle

Book

It was 11pm when I checked my email for the last time and turned off my phone for what I hoped would be forever. No running water, no car, no electricity or any of the things it powers: the internet, phone, washing machine, radio or light bulb. Just a...

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Essential joinery  by Marc Spagnuolo

Essential joinery

Marc Spagnuolo

Book

With a handful of essential joints, you can build just about anything! Whether you're creating a simple box or an 18th century highboy, the foundation for successful woodworking is a collection of essential joinery skills. Once learned, these techniques...

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A nation in bloom  by Matthew Biggs

A nation in bloom

Matthew Biggs

Book

The RHS is the world's largest gardening charity but what it does and why is little understood and rarely celebrated. From defining new gardening trends at the Chelsea Flower Show, to ranking the best dahlias to grow at the Wisley trial grounds, to i...

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Vegan style  by Sascha Camilli

Vegan style

Sascha Camilli

Book

Your ultimate guide to living a luxurious, cruelty-free life. Ready to take vegan living beyond the kitchen? Vegan Style is an informative and inspiring guide to compassionate living, featuring cruelty-free beauty products, style advice from some of ...

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The home edit  by Clea Shearer

The home edit

Clea Shearer

Book

A masterclass and look book in one, The Home Edit is filled with bright photographs and detailed tips, from placing plastic dishware in a drawer where little hands can reach to categorizing pantry items by color (there's nothing like a little ROYGBIV...

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Small space style  by Sara Emslie

Small space style

Sara Emslie

Book

Sara Emslie embraces the positive aspects of living in a compact home and explores design and style solutions to the practical issues of living with limited space. In the first chapter, Elements of Design, Sara tackles clever design and planning details...

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The impatient pen  by Nicholas Haslam

The impatient pen

Nicholas Haslam

Book

Nicky Haslam is known for a number of achievements: he is an established interior designer, a successful author, renowned society figure and, in his most recent incarnation, a cabaret singer, playing to sell out audiences in London and New York. Less...

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Kitchen living

Kitchen living

Book

The kitchen is the heart of every home. Combining inspiring interior design and professional knowledge, this is a tasteful guide to creating spaces that go beyond mere function. The kitchen is the new living room--not just a place to cook but also to...

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This is a good guide  by Marieke Eyskoot

This is a good guide

Marieke Eyskoot

Book

This is a good guide for a sustainable lifestyle. It's as simple as that. Would you like to live a bit more consciously, but don't know how? And rather not put much time, money or effort into it? Then this is the book for you. It's filled with practical...

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Lightly  by Francine Jay

Lightly

Francine Jay

Book

Life is weighing us down. Each day we add more possessions, more commitments, more worries, more stress to our lives. Striving for fulfillment, our closets become overstuffed, our calendars overscheduled, and our spirits overwhelmed. Instead of feeling...

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Plant combinations for an abundant garden  by David Squire

Plant combinations for an abundant garden

David Squire

Book

How to create productive gardens by selecting the perfect plant combinations. Provides information on how to grow annuals, perennials, shrubs, water plants, bamboos, herbs, fruits, vegetables, and more.

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The home edit  by Clea Shearer

The home edit

Clea Shearer

Book

Home organizers to the stars give you advice on how to declutter and rearrange every area of your home - with calming, beautiful results. The Home Edit was founded on the idea that practical organization can work in harmony with design, so that spaces...

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Mending matters  by Katrina Rodabaugh

Mending matters

Katrina Rodabaugh

Book

"Mending Matters explores sewing on two levels: First, it includes more than 20 hands-on projects that showcase current trends in visible mending that are edgy, modern, and bold - but draw on traditional stitching. It does all this through just four ...

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Gertie sews vintage casual  by Gretchen Hirsch

Gertie sews vintage casual

Gretchen Hirsch

Book

"Gertie Sews Vintage Casual is Gretchen Hirsch's follow-up to Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing. In the first book, Hirsch focused on dresses, skirts and eveningwear. But the mid-20th century was also an amazing time for sportswear--think wide-legg...

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Natural style  by Janet Sobesky

Natural style

Janet Sobesky

Book

This eco-elegant guide to home décor is packed with attractive decorating ideas inspired by the colors, forms, and themes of nature. Focused on the environmental impact of design choices, it offers home design with a point of view and a conscience. A...

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Natural beauty  by Karen Gilbert

Natural beauty

Karen Gilbert

Book

Create your own beauty essentials with these pampering recipes for face, body and hair, all designed to be kind to your skin and the environment. In Natural Beauty, natural skincare and fragrance expert Karen Gilbert shows you how to make your own lotions...

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The little book of sewing  by Karen Ball

The little book of sewing

Karen Ball

Book

Looking for a new calm in this crazy world? The Little Book of Sewing is your pocket-sized guide to creating your own zen with nothing more than a needle and thread. This little book is packed with essays, anecdotes, quotes, how to guides and practical...

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Love affairs with houses  by Bunny Williams

Love affairs with houses

Bunny Williams

Book

In this story-filled book, the author presents new work through fifteen houses she has decorated and loved. She tells the tale of each "affair", tracing the style of the spaces, what drew her to the projects, and her approach to decor that evolves with...

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Big style in small spaces  by Sarah Dorsey

Big style in small spaces

Sarah Dorsey

Book

This new décor book offers DIY enthusiasts simple yet impressive projects to give their homes the clean, modern and bright aesthetic that's popular in modern home design. Drawing on the same payoff that has made A Touch of Farmhouse Charm and French ...

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Amazing furniture makeovers  by Jen Crider

Amazing furniture makeovers

Jen Crider

Book

Transforming old and worn furniture into a gorgeous, modern statement piece can be intimidating, but Jen Crider makes it easy with step-by-step tutorials anyone can do. This book is packed with ingenious, approachable projects to turn old chairs, tables,...

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Skogluft  by Jørn Viumdal

Skogluft

Jørn Viumdal

Book

Why do we spend so much time indoors, which is not our natural habitat? Why have trends such as forest-bathing become so popular? The answer to the last question lies in the proven benefits we obtain from our connection with nature from increased pro...

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Greening in style  by Francesc Zamora Mola

Greening in style

Francesc Zamora Mola

Book

"Interior design projects for residential spaces where plants are part of the basic design, adding personality and life to the decor and counteracting the negative effects of city living. This book includes interior design projects for residential spaces,...

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Waste not everyday  by Erin Rhoads

Waste not everyday

Erin Rhoads

Book

Would you like to throw away less? Do something for the planet? But not ready to dive straight into composting or go totally plastic-free yet? Waste Not Everyday is your step-by-step guide with 365 easy changes that will not only influence what you throw...

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Hotbox  by Matt Lee

Hotbox

Matt Lee

Book

Hotbox exposes the real-life drama behind cavernous event spaces and soaring white tents, where cooking conditions have more in common with a mobile army hospital than a restaurant. Known for their modern take on Southern cooking, the Lee brothers st...

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A room of one's own  by Kathryn O'Shea-Evans

A room of one's own

Kathryn O'Shea-Evans

Book

"Some of the world's most exquisite rooms are sublimely intimate and personal. These are welcoming oases for recharging, reflecting, and restoring one's self and Veranda captures all their charms. This spectacular book illustrates the dreamy sophistication...

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Eight dates  by John Mordechai Gottman

Eight dates

John Mordechai Gottman

Book

Navigating the challenges of long-term commitment takes effort—and it just got simpler, with this empowering, step-by-step guide to communicating about the things that matter most to you and your partner. Drawing on forty years of research from their...

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Navigating your later years  by Carol Levine

Navigating your later years

Carol Levine

Book

Aging is changing-- we can live decades longer than our parents or grandparents. But this means questions they didn't have to answer: Is long-term care insurance worth the expense? How do I find the best healthcare? Which legal documents do I really ...

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Tulips  by Jane Eastoe

Tulips

Jane Eastoe

Book

A perennial favourite among flower-buyers, Tulips is next in the strand of Pavilion's successful and stylish floral gardening companions. Spectacular photography, inspirational commentary and no-fuss gardening tips show you that anyone can grow and e...

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Field guide to urban gardening  by Kevin Espiritu

Field guide to urban gardening

Kevin Espiritu

Book

Conquer your small-space gardening challenges! Field Guide to Urban Gardening helps you choose and get started with your best solution as it presents an overview of the variety of ingenious strategies for growing plants in small spaces. Urban gardening...

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Restoration house  by Kennesha Buycks

Restoration house

Kennesha Buycks

Book

Restore peace and joy to your home as you create a space that gives your loved ones a comfortable place to connect. In Restored Home, designer and lifestyle guide Kennesha Buycks shows you how to curate and decorate your home (even on a small budget!)...

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The foraged home  by Joanna Maclennan

The foraged home

Joanna Maclennan

Book

A celebration of both sustainability and design, this book presents beautiful interiors filled with salvaged, recycled, and repurposed objects from around the world. Artful home interiors are born from curiosity, creativity, and imagination, yet many...

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The autopilot garden  by Luke Marion

The autopilot garden

Luke Marion

Book

Train your garden to practically grow itself with this new guide from YouTube gardening sensations Luke and Sindy Marion, founders of MIGardener. Instead of slaving away year after year, work smarter (not harder) by strategizing to help your garden b...

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The DIY style finder  by KariAnne Wood

The DIY style finder

KariAnne Wood

Book

KariAnne Wood could tell you a lot about decorating. After all, she's an expert. But this book isn't about her. It's about you. It's about the colours, textures, and patterns that make your heart sing. It's about the creative ideas you can't wait to try...

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Shades of white

Shades of white

Book

White is the ultimate color in country-style decoratingand Country Living has the ultimate fresh take on white! Organized by design style, from rustic to modern, inviting images and “Bright Ideas” tips help you choose the right color for any room. Wh...

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The minimalist way  by Erica Layne

The minimalist way

Erica Layne

Book

Bring Minimalism to Your Home, Work, and Relationships. Discover how to apply the minimalist mindset to every aspect of your life by changing the way you think about your home, career, relationships, family, and money. The Minimalist Way will help you...

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101 ways to go zero waste  by Kathryn Kellogg

101 ways to go zero waste

Kathryn Kellogg

Book

We all know how important it is to reduce our environmental footprint, but it can be daunting to know where to begin. Enter Kathryn Kellogg, who can fit all her trash from the past two years into a 16-ounce mason jar. How? She starts by saying "no" to...

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Fashion patternmaking techniques. Vol. 2, How to make shirts, undergarments, dresses and suits, waistcoats and jackets for women and men  by Antonio Donnanno

Fashion patternmaking techniques. Vol. 2, How to make shirts, undergarments, dresses and suits, waistcoats and jackets for women and men

Antonio Donnanno

Book

This second volume of Fashion Patternmaking Techniques, guides readers through and examine the various procedures for transforming bodices, through dart manipulation as well as studying techniques for creating volumes, draping, and fitted patterns. The...

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New York design at home  by Anthony Iannacci

New York design at home

Anthony Iannacci

Book

Designers' homes are often laboratories where they are free to experiment. These spaces are filled with the designer's most personal and cherished objects, furnishings, and artwork that are concentrated expressions of their style and interests. New York...

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The little book of planting trees  by Max Adams

The little book of planting trees

Max Adams

Book

From the author of The Wisdom of Trees, an informative and practical guide to tree planting: including guidance on which trees to plant and where; how to plant, propagate and care for your trees; advice on the suitability and virtues of particular native...

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Where the hornbeam grows  by Beth Lynch

Where the hornbeam grows

Beth Lynch

Book

What do you do when you find yourself living as a stranger? When Beth Lynch moved to Switzerland, she quickly realised that the sheer will to connect with people would not guarantee a happy relocation. Out of place and lonely, Beth knows that she needs...

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Fashion patternmaking techniques. [Vol. 1], by Antonio Donnanno

Fashion patternmaking techniques. [Vol. 1],

Antonio Donnanno

Book

This book faces all the topics of patterns formally in an exhaustive presentation of all kinds of skirts and trousers. The book divided into 8 clear chapters, starts with an in-depth study on measuring and body-shaping and then on fabric technology a...

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Mend & patch  by Kerstin Neumüller

Mend & patch

Kerstin Neumüller

Book

Mend & Patch arms you with the skills and ideas you need to mend your own clothes, truly making and keeping them your own, whatever the wear and tear. Find out emergency tips for mending in a hurry, enhance your clothes with decorative 'mends' and learn...

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Creative terrariums  by Enid G. Svymbersky

Creative terrariums

Enid G. Svymbersky

Book

Guides readers through the ins and outs of making terrariums, including layering, design and placement, and care, and offers 33 step-by-step projects.

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Shared living  by Emily Hutchinson

Shared living

Emily Hutchinson

Book

Share houses traditionally get a bad rap but the reality of global housing markets has made sharing a longer-term solution for many. Featuring 21 shared homes around the world that are getting it right, Shared Living uncovers the potential of shared ...

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Lonely Planet's global distillery tour

Lonely Planet's global distillery tour

Book

Explore the exciting world of spirits with Lonely Planet. Featuring the best distilleries and bars in over 30 countries, we'll tell you where to go and what to taste - from gin, bourbon and whisky to vodka, cachaca, tequila and more. Includes unmissa...

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Interiors

Interiors

Book

Interiors: The Greatest Rooms of the Century is the ultimate global celebration of residential interior design and decorating. With 400 rooms organized by designer from A-Z, the book goes beyond decorators, designers, and architects to highlight exqu...

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Bohemian style at home  by Kate Young

Bohemian style at home

Kate Young

Book

Bohemian style is characterized by free-flowing fabrics, bright colours and a multitude of clashing patterns. Heavily inspired by the 1960s and 1970s free-spirited way of life, it is one of the most versatile styles of decoration. Sometimes rule-breaking...

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Elements of family style  by Erin T. Gates

Elements of family style

Erin T. Gates

Book

This uniquely personal and practical guide will explain how to create a home that makes you proud and reflects your own style while also being durable, safe, and comfortable for children. It focuses on the spaces families share, those that are dedicated...

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Terrarium  by Anna Bauer

Terrarium

Anna Bauer

Book

This comprehensive guide to the world of terrariums details every part of creating highly unusual and beautiful miniature indoor gardens. Easy to make, these 33 unique terrarium projects are inspired by ecosystems around the world, including a fern-f...

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Living with air plants  by Yoshiharu Kashima

Living with air plants

Yoshiharu Kashima

Book

Living with Air Plants is the perfect introduction to the world of Tillandsia and the many ways they can be used to design and upgrade your home or work space. It is the work of a prominent horticulturist and a design, lifestyle and gardening expert ...

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Three Birds Renovations  by Erin Cayless

Three Birds Renovations

Erin Cayless

Book

Australia's most fabulous renovators reveal their secrets! The Three Birds are best friends and busy mums who ditched their corporate careers to renovate houses, now with massive instagram and youtube followings for their design and reno techniques. When...

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Accelerate!  by Dan Matthews

Accelerate!

Dan Matthews

Book

Accelerate! is for anyone who wants to turbo charge their trades business. Whether your business is plumbing, electrical services, roofing, locksmithing, gardening, landscaping, painting and decorating or kitchen-fitting this book will help you get ahead...

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The smart smart home handbook  by Adam Juniper

The smart smart home handbook

Adam Juniper

Book

Smart, internet connected devices have the potential to make our lives easier, but there are risks too. This book will show you the how to make the most of the technology. Until just a few years ago, turning a light on and off with a clap was about as...

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Mastering the art of vegetable gardening  by Matt Mattus

Mastering the art of vegetable gardening

Matt Mattus

Book

Prepare to encounter new varieties of common plant species, learn their history and benefits, and, most of all, identify fascinating new edibles to grow in your own gardens. Written by gardening expert Matt Mattus, Mastering the Art of Vegetable Gard...

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At home  by Isabel Lopez-Quesada

At home

Isabel Lopez-Quesada

Book

"Innovatively combining period and contemporary furniture and art in a sophisticated mix, the homes of Isabel López-Quesada are inspirational and unforgettable. In At Home, the Spanish designer tells her own story. López-Quesada introduces her family...

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Gertie sews jiffy dresses  by Gretchen Hirsch

Gertie sews jiffy dresses

Gretchen Hirsch

Book

In the ’50s and ’60s, Simplicity released their popular line of Jiffy sewing patterns, which had minimal pattern pieces and simple constructions, yet were chic enough for fashion-conscious customers. This approach appeals now more than ever as stylish...

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The clutter connection  by Cassandra Aarssen

The clutter connection

Cassandra Aarssen

Book

An organization book for diverse habits: You're not messy, you just organize differently. The Clutter Connection examines and explains the correlation between brain types and how they directly relate to organization and clutter. Cassandra Aarssen smashes...

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Parisian chic  by Ines de La Fressange

Parisian chic

Ines de La Fressange

Book

Celebrity model Ines de La Fressange shares the well-kept secrets of how Parisian women maintain effortless glamour and timeless allure.

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The minimalist home  by Joshua Becker

The minimalist home

Joshua Becker

Book

"The popular blogger outlines practical guidelines for simplifying a home lifestyle and rendering spaces both peaceful and purposeful while addressing the underlying issues that contribute to home clutter problems."--Provided by publisher.

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DIY roofing

DIY roofing

Book

Replacing the roof on your house is an achievable job for a DIYer, though hiring a roof contractor has advantages-- mainly speed. If you are comfortable working at heights and don't mind physically challenging work, this guide will help you consider the...

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How to clean your house  by Lynsey Crombie

How to clean your house

Lynsey Crombie

Book

Packed with simple tips and tricks, this is everything you need to know about household cleaning. Is your busy life conquering your home? Do you find the household chores getting on top of you? Lynsey Queen of Clean, Instagrammer, businesswoman and busy...

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Design thread  by Kit Kemp

Design thread

Kit Kemp

Book

Following on from the hugely successful titles A Living Space and Every Room Tells a Story, Kit Kemp is back with another colorful and exciting interiors book that showcases her unique approach to design. In Traveling Light Kit shares the inspiration...

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An edited life  by Anna Newton

An edited life

Anna Newton

Book

Anna Newton is just another 20-something, trying to balance work, her friends, her husband Mark, a growing handbag habit and a penchant for reformer Pilates. Over the last 5 years, she's become a massive YouTube star, with over 450k subscribers, who tune...

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Breaking the pattern  by Saara Huhta

Breaking the pattern

Saara Huhta

Book

"Scandinavian fashion has long been admired for its stylish, clean-lined cuts and aesthetic. Breaking the Pattern is a dressmaking book that showcases the beauty of Scandinavian style. This book shows you how to create a coherent capsule wardrobe--co...

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Homebody  by Joanna Gaines

Homebody

Joanna Gaines

Book

"In Homebody: A Guide to Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave, Joanna Gaines walks you through how to create a home that reflects the personalities and stories of the people who live there. Using examples from her own farmhouse as well as a range of...

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The Bullet Journal method  by Ryder Carroll

The Bullet Journal method

Ryder Carroll

Book

For years, Ryder Carroll tried countless organizing systems, online and off, but none of them fit the way his mind worked. Out of sheer necessity, he developed a method called the Bullet Journal that helped him become consistently focused and effective....

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Hinch yourself happy  by Sophie Hinchliffe

Hinch yourself happy

Sophie Hinchliffe

Book

Cleaning isn't just necessary; it can be incredibly therapeutic, too. A domestic guru who makes household chores fun, Mrs Hinch reveals how to get your home sparkling with her top cleaning hacks and the best cleaning products, most of which are available...

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Artists' homes  by Tom Harford-Thompson

Artists' homes

Tom Harford-Thompson

Book

"In Artists' Homes, writer and photographer Tom Harford Thompson presents some thirty individual, eccentric houses and workspaces, from a music producer's studio in Hackney to an eco-warrior's treehouse on the Sussex Downs. His evocative photographs show...

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Low tox life  by Alexx Stuart

Low tox life

Alexx Stuart

Book

"Ever stopped to read the list of ingredients in the products you use every day? In Low Tox Life, activist and educator Alexx Stuart gently clears a path through the maze of mass-market ingredient cocktails, focusing on four key areas: Body, Home, Food...

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The little black book of big red flags  by Natasha Burton

The little black book of big red flags

Natasha Burton

Book

You've done it before. Saw something wrong with him but let it slide. In the search for love, we've all either blatantly ignored or completely missed red flags. It's time to figure out what you missed and learn how to avoid similar fiascos in the future....

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