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How to Sew

Wish you could sew? Really sew? If you've always liked the idea of taking up sewing but didn't know where to start, How to Sew, a guide for the absolute beginner, is for you. Simple and straightforward, this step-by-step guide to sewing 9 awesome projects is beautifully illustrated so you can see, do, get. Before you know it, you'll be demonstrating your new skills to friends and family with 9 ...

Upholstery: A Beginner's Guide

Woodturning Magic

Grab a few scraps of wood and start firing up your brain cells. Puzzles! They exercise the mind, engage the hands, and bring joy to all who dare to tackle them. It’s a true mind-body activity. Make it a wooden puzzle and suddenly you’ve transported yourself to another time….a nostalgic era when simplicity was enough…and the challenge of “figuring it out” kept you on edge. Now you can learn the ...

Knitted Pets

Kids craving a pet of their own will love these adorable knitted animals, ideal for cuddling up to and taking on childhood adventures. These perfect little creatures will delight children without the hassle of looking after a real pet. From furry friends and colourful birds to slimy snakes and friendly fish, there’s something here to bring a smile to every youngster’s face. Choose from 15 ...

The Knot Handbook

Master the essential skill of tying the appropriate knot. Let's be honest: adhesive tape and Velcro have their uses, but they have not rendered knots redundant; no technological advance ever will. That's why it's essential to know how to tie not only the useful ones but also the beautiful ones. And that's what The Knot Handbook will show you. Fifty knots you won't be able to live without. Some ...

The Print Making Book

Imagine sending a thank you note on beautiful stationery you made yourself. Or decorating your kitchen with an imaginative print that you created. Or even accenting your bedroom with cushions that have your “stamp” of inventiveness. Designing your own works of art that you can proudly display in your domain is better than shopping at any home decorating or card stores. Much more rewarding and ...

Fine Woodworking Video Workshop Series - Tablesaw Techniques

A celebrated instructor teaches tablesaw essentials. Owner of the world’s largest woodworking school, Marc Adams shares his knowledge and decades of experience in Tablesaw Techniques, an instructional video in the Fine Woodworking Workshop Series. Skill and safety go hand-in-hand. Because of their versatility, tablesaws are popular and a fixture in most workshops. They are also powerful tools ...

Dog Coats & Collars

Now your pooch can really put on the dog! This collection features four dog coat designs and five classy collars you can knit for your pampered pet. There’s even a polka dot coat and collar any dog would drool over, especially if the dog is named Spot. Projects range from easy ruffle collar to more advanced floral coat and include complete instructions, charts, and expert tips for knitting for ...

Easy-to-Sew Pet Projects

Dog owners will delight; cat owners will purr. From canine coats to cat pillows, here are six quick and easy projects to sew. Stitch up the whole collection for your favorite pet! Pamper your pet with style using these half-dozen fun projects:London Dog CoatPet-Shaped PillowLovable LeashesBox-Seat Pet BedSocktopus ToyPicture-Perfect Pet Pillow With multiple projects in every booklet, our ...

Stickmaking Handbook

This comprehensive book explains in detail how to make a wide range of traditional walking sticks, market sticks and crooks. It shows you how to select timbers or use alternative materials such as antler, ram’s, buffalo and cow’s horn. There are invaluable tips on straightening sticks, fitting the handle and fixing a ferrule, plus advice on how to produce a variety of effects. From seasoning ...

Fine Woodworking Video Workshop Series - Monster Workbench

Now you can make it. Our video workshop DVD series was developed to demonstrate important woodworking techniques while building a specific project such as this popular workbench. Geared for beginners and intermediate woodworkers, this 30-minute video features our Fine Woodworking experts, teaching basics and guiding you through the process. Build a bench so big and impressive, it's called The ...

Tea Cozies

What could be better than sitting down to a freshly brewed pot of tea after a hectic day or when enjoying the company of friends? Every tea lover should make time for this simple pleasure, rather than just dunking a teabag in a mug and gulping it down before rushing out of the door. So why not dust off that neglected teapot and brighten it up with one of these jolly knitted cozies? There are 10 ...

Fine Woodworking's Tool Chest Plan

This tool chest is practical, enduring, and simple. Building it with hand tools can be a bridge to an era when woodworkers had an abundance of skill but no power tools. Once you practice the techniques, you'll be more confident with hand tools and eventually may find them indispensable for day-to-day shop tasks. From dovetails to pins and finish options, these plans show you how to build an ...

Pet Projects to Knit

You’ll have a ball knitting any or all of these 14 highly imaginative pet projects specially designed for ponies to puppies to parakeets. What could be more fun than creating a snug-as-a-bug hamster house, a whiskered mouse mat for your kitty, a tortoise hibernation tent for a pet turtle, or a water lily for your goldfish. And that’s not all! This 32-page booklet is jammed-packed with adorable ...

Zen Coloring Extreme

In Zen Coloring: Extreme, the intricate line drawings of patterns and shapes offer complexity to engage the adult brain, but also simplicity, in that there are no rules or even guidelines, you are completely free. Coloring isn’t just for children; it has been proved to be also beneficial for adults. Generating wellness and quietness, as well as stimulating the brain areas related to the senses ...