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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...

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...

Standard Blacksmithing, Horseshoeing and Wagon Making: Containing: Twelve Lessons in Elementary Blacksmithing Adapted to the Demand of Schools and Col

by J. G. Holmstrom

This vintage book contains a comprehensive treatise on horseshoeing and the anatomy of the foot of the horse designed for equestrians, veterinarians, farriers and the amateur horseshoer. It contains twelve lessons...

Practical Blacksmithing: A Collection of Articles Contributed at Different Times by Skilled Workmen to the Columns of "The Blacksmith and Wheelwright"

by M. T. Richardson

This vintage book contains a collection of articles on the subject of blacksmithing, many of which were originally to be found in "The Blacksmith and Wheelwright". Including information on a range of topics...

A Study of the Changes in Skins During Their Conversion into Leather

by Anton Ausgustus Schlichte

This vintage book contains a comprehensive treatise on the scientific and chemical processes involved in making leather. Although old, much of the information contained within this volume is timeless and will...

Technologic Papers of the Bureau of Standards No. 153 - Area Measurement of Leather

by Frederick J. Schlink

This vintage book contains a detailed guide to the various methods employed in the area measurement of leather. Although old, much of the information contained within this volume is timeless and will be of considerable...

The Value of Science in the Smithy and Forge

by William Hutton Cathcart

This vintage book contains a detailed treatise on the value of science in the workshop. Originally the outcome of a lecture delivered at a meeting of the Associated Foremen Smiths of Scotland, it was designed...