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Pompoms are currently super-fashionable, whether adorning a headdress, swinging from a bag handle or dangling from a mobile or keyring. But why have a plain coloured pompom when you could have a tiny panda pompom or a watermelon slice pompom? With no fancy equipment needed – in fact, you can make do with rings cut from cardboard, four bulldog clips, a pencil and a pair of scissors, plus your yarn – these pompoms are inexpensive to make for yourself or for others. With striking, graphic photography and clear step-by-step photographs to accompany all the instructions – and with each pompom taking no more than an hour to make – with Pompomania you can easily add a little pomzazz to your world.
Sewing Clothes For Barbie
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Sew Barbie this cute wardrobe of 24 stylish outfits. Sew clothes for every day: for a picnic in the country, for skiing, for the beach or for DIY. Or create outfits for special occasions, such as a cocktail dress, wedding dress or a formal dress for the theatre. And why not dip into the dressing-up box with fairy, mermaid and superwoman costumes? Sew Barbie this cute wardrobe of 24 stylish outfits. Sew clothes for every day: jeans and a tie-waist shirt for a picnic in the country, a fleecy jumper and trousers for skiing, a bikini, towel and sunhat for the beach or dungarees for DIY. Or create outfits for special occasions, such as a floral cocktail dress, A-line wedding dress or a formal lacy dress for the theatre. And why not dip into the dressing-up box with fairy, mermaid and superwoman costumes? The detailed explanations are accompanied by step-by-step diagrams and real-size patterns, which can be adapted for petite, curvy, tall or original Barbie. The techniques used are simple and the outfits can be sewn by hand or on the machine. These are ideal projects for upcycling old clothes or making use of scraps of fabric from your stash. Table of Contents Before you begin 4 Projects In the park 6 Do-It-Yourself 12 Fairy 17 Time for tea? 22 Disco fever! 28 Fashion fun! 32 Sleep time 36 In the country 40 Superwoman! 44 At the beach 50 Princess 56 In the city 62 Keep moving! 68 Garden party 72 In the snow 76 At the theatre 82 A walk on the beach 86 Ready for work 92 Tying the knot 98 Vintage chic 104 On the red carpet 108 Bohemian chic 114 Mermaid 120 A night on the town! 124
Sock Puppet Madness: Marty Allen
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Written by puppet-making expert Marty Allen, Sock Puppet Madness is a book with 35 colourful character ideas you'll be able to make in minutes. Featuring fun and outlandish characters like Bawston the ornery cat puppet and Sebastian Metaphor, the book has simple step-by-step instructions and handy illustrations for how to make each one and all the materials used are extremely affordable. Every puppet also has its own back story and all the templates and techniques you'll need to create them are also included in detail.
Start to Quilt
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NEW IN PAPERBACK Step by step photographs and easy to follow instructions make it easy for readers from ten to teens to start quilting. There are only a few stitches and techniques to learn and no advanced sewing skills are required. The bright, full colour photographs and funky design will inspire youngsters to make fabulous projects to show off to all their friends. Table of Contents · Make fantastic bags, a wild and wonderful wall hanging, a phone pouch and a fun felt book cover · Simple techniques and lots of creative ideas · Clear instructions and everything you need to know to start quilting