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Edgy Embroidery

by Renee Rominger

Bold Designs That Don't Follow the Rules

Embroidery isn’t just florals anymore, it’s a moth with pinned wings, an old haunted house on a hill or a cow skull with a flower crown. You won’t find “home sweet...

Cosmetics And How To Make Them

by R. Bushby

A republication of the early 1900s edition. This vintage book's contents include practical advice on the various methods and materials used to make many types of cosmetics. Contents include: Face Powder; Lotions...

Practical Canvas Embroidery - A Handbook with Diagrams and Scale Drawings taken from XVIIth Century Samplers and Other Sources

by Louisa F. Pesel

This is a vintage handbook on practical canvas embroidery, with diagrams and scale drawings taken from seventeenth-century samples and other sources. It was originally intended as a practical aid for embroiderers,...

Practical Tanning  - A Handbook of Modern Processes, Receipts, and Suggestions for the Treatment of Hides, Skins, and Pelts of Every Description - Inc

by Louis A. Flemming

This vintage book contains a complete handbook on tanning, with information on treating hides, skins and pelts of every variety. With step-by-step instructions and a wealth of useful, timeless information, this...

The Complete Book of Indian Crafts and Lore

by W. Ben Hunt

This vintage book contains a detailed guide to Native American lore, history, and tradition. From how to pronounce Native American names to their dance rituals and famous figures, this guide contains a wealth...

A Practical Guide to Iron and Steel Works Analyses being Selections from "Laboratory Notes on Iron and Steel Analyses

by Walter Macfarlane

This vintage book contains a collection of notes originally written for the guidance of the staff in an iron and steel works laboratory. It is an abbreviated version of "Laboratory Notes on Iron and Steel Analyses"...

Making Vintage 1920s Clothes for Women

by Suzanne Rowland

The 'roaring twenties' were exciting years for women's fashion. The iconic image is of the young 'flapper' dancing the night away in a sparkling dress with fringes and tassels moving to the beat of the Jazz...

Camping and Woodcraft: A Handbook for Vacation Campers and Travelers in the Woods

by Horace Kephart & David Nash

The classic camping guide for outdoors enthusiasts and survivalists

A Stash of One's Own: Knitters on Loving, Living with, and Letting Go of Yarn

by Clara Parkes

From New York Times bestselling knitting writer Clara Parkes, comes a new collection of essays and stories drawn from the yarn-loving, stash-collecting, close-knit community of knitters.


This addictive-to-read...

Feng Crochet: Calming Projects for a Harmonious Home

by Nikki Van De Car

Feng Crochet draws on the elements of Feng Shui to teach readers 30 peaceful, practical, crocheted crafts to infuse their spaces with positive energy and beautiful objects.

Our homes are meant to be a refuge...

Start Your Own Etsy Business

by The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. & Jason R. Rich

This new addition to Entrpreneur's Startup Series provides a non-technical, step-by-step approach to creating an ecommerce site on Etsy, the leading handmade goods selling platform. Features the latest industry...

Sweet & Simple Needle Felted Animals

by Sachiko Susa

Sweet & Simple Needle Felted Animals provides detailed instructions to create your own cute and cuddly collection of needle felted pets, barnyard buddies and mascots.

These adorable furry figurines make wonderful...

School and Fireside Crafts

by Ann Macbeth

This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to various handicrafts, including pottery, basket making, needlework, and more. It includes step-by-step instructions and simple diagrams, making it perfect for...

The American Tanner - Containing Improved and Quick Methods of Curing, Tanning, and Coloring the Skins of the Sheep, Goat, Dog, Rabbit, Otter, Beaver,

by N. R. Briggs

This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to curing, tanning and colouring the skins of sheep, goat, dog, rabbit, otter, beaver, mink, wolf, and more. With useful illustrations and practical directions...

Something about Leather - Being a Collection of Entertaining Facts not Commonly Known Concerning Various Skins also what is made of them with a very b

by Lee Allyne

This book contains a vintage article on the subject of leather working, being a collection of entertaining and commonly unknown facts related to leather, skinning, and tanning. With interesting historical information...

Facts Worth Knowing about Leather, Boots and Shoes


This vintage book contains some concise but useful facts about leather, boots, and shoes. Although old, much of the information contained within this volume is timeless and will be of considerable utility to...

The Decoration of Leather

by Maude Nathan

This vintage book contains a detailed and practical guide to decorating leather. Profusely illustrated and containing many examples of leather decoration from various sources, this volume will be of considerable...

High-Speed Steel - The Development, Nature, Treatment, and use of High-Speed Steels, Together with Some Suggestions as to the Problems Involved in the

by O. M. Becker

This vintage book contains a detailed treatise on high-speed steel, including information on its properties, uses, and development, together with hints and tips concerning common problems. Profusely illustrated...

Triangulation - Applied to Sheet Metal Pattern Cutting - A Comprehensive Treatise for Cutters, Draftsmen, Foremen and Students: Progressing from the S

by F. S. Kidder

This vintage book contains a detailed guide to triangulation as applied to sheet metal pattern cutting, originally designed for the use of cutters, draughtsmen, foremen, and students. With detailed diagrams...

Leather Investigations - The Composition of Some Sole Leathers

by F. P. Veitch

This vintage book contains a detailed investigation into the composition of sole leathers in the early twentieth century. A thorough and comprehensive treatise, "Leather Investigations - The Composition of Some...