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Download e-book for iPad: Knitted Spencer Jacket Sweater Vintage Knitting Pattern by Charlie Cat Patterns

By Charlie Cat Patterns

Sizes: 12, 14, sixteen and 18

Directions given for dimension 12. All different sizes are in parentheses.

Standard physique Measurements:
Size 12 - 14: Bust 30” – 32”, Waist 25” – 26 ½”, Hips 33” – 35”
Size sixteen – 18: Bust 34” – 36”, Waist 28” – 30”, Hips 37” – 39”.

MATERIALS REQUIRED:
Columbia-Minerva Calibar (2 ounce sixty five yd. skein): eight (9, eleven, 12) skeins
Elastic stitching Thread – 1 spool of matching color
1 Crochet Hook “F”
Knitting Needles: 1 Pair dimension eight – 14 inch and 1 Pair dimension 10 ½ - 14 inch

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Sewing Lampshades by PDF

ISBN-10: 1782214496

ISBN-13: 9781782214496

Learn to stitch your personal wonderful lampshades utilizing this finished step by step advisor from the founding father of the conventional Upholstery tuition, Joanna Heptinstall. The booklet comprises 18 totally illustrated step by step tasks, that includes adapted, pleated, faux-pleated and loose-cover designs. every one process is roofed intimately, from measuring your cloth, opting for a body form, calculating your seams, making a colour, including trims and selecting a stand. The initiatives require few expert instruments, will be simply customised to fit your domestic decor, and canopy a variety of kinds, sizes and materials. The booklet is bursting with inspirational photos, in addition to counsel and tips of the exchange that Joanna has obtained over her winning profession in upholstery.

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's The Russians Play Chess (Irving Chernev) PDF

A transparent development has developed on the earth of chess—the total superiority and intensity of the Russian chessmasters. This publication was once ready through Irving Chernev, one among our country's best specialists, for you to indicate the factors and elements contributing to this decisive supremacy of the Soviet aces over American and different players.

Chernev has prepare a awesome anthology of games—chosen from between millions of top-flight fits regarding Russian masters. totally annotated and diagrammed, they supply a different, analytical view of the emergence of Soviet dominance, whereas illustrating the successful forms of approximately forty favorite gamers. There are over 50 instructive video games through such greats as Botvinnik, Keres, Boleslavsky, Kotov, Flohr, Ragozin, Tolush, and plenty of others.

For this re-creation, Chernev has incorporated an extra part containing analyses of six video games performed in recent times by means of Smyslov, Petrosian, Tal, and Bronstein.


Here are examples of the inventive endgame, the bright Queen sacrifice, the prolonged blend (one well suited mixture by way of Botvinnik is conducted effectively for over twenty moves!), the creative assault, the attractive catch, and so forth. in video games which support to clarify why the Russians have attained the pinnacle rank in foreign play. those video games supply a treasure-trove of principles in chess approach; a examine of them can be of inestimable worth to chess avid gamers of each level.

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Read e-book online Creative Cloth Doll Making: New Approaches for Using Fibers, PDF

By Patti Medaris Culea

ISBN-10: 1564969428

ISBN-13: 9781564969422

notwithstanding doll making is likely one of the oldest varieties of inventive expression, modern artists proceed to extend the limits of this craft through growing interesting new paintings that includes all kinds of media. during this booklet, artists from worldwide free up their inventive forces with excellent abandon as they take 3 uncomplicated doll styles and switch them into exceptional artistic endeavors that includes hand-dyed materials, beads, stamping, coloured pencils, and lots more and plenty more.

Internationally recognized textile doll artist and instructor Patti Medaris Culea brings jointly a suite of tasks starting from basic and stylish designs by way of rising artists to problematic dolls from most appropriate doll designers. those artists supply effortless to stick to directions, counsel and distinctive insights, besides artistic adaptations for every of the projects.

* 3 new and fascinating doll styles included--all with interchangeable parts
* precise directions on growing faces
* edition rules from world-famous doll makers

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Ellen Goldstein-Lynch,Sarah Mullins,Nicole Malone's Making Stylish Belts: Do-it-Yourself Projects to Craft and PDF

By Ellen Goldstein-Lynch,Sarah Mullins,Nicole Malone

ISBN-10: 1592533728

ISBN-13: 9781592533725

Next to purses and sneakers, there are likely no different extra very important model add-ons than belts. in recent times, appealing, trendy belts became a staple of each womanÆs dresser, no matter if itÆs the studded belt you put on together with your denims, the ribbon belt you put on together with your khakis, or the beaded belt that you just wrap round your cardigan. Belts are all over, and unusually, you may make them as simply as you may make a purse. ultimately there's one great ebook on hand to teach you ways! This one!

The belt tasks variety from quickly and simple no- or low-sew to people who require easy stitching on a house desktop. The e-book exhibits easy methods to rivet and use quite a few kinds of buckles, from vintage kinds to D-rings to those who have shrewdpermanent ties and wraps. Making trendy Belts contains a diversity of colourful base fabrics and gildings, from leather-based and vinyl to attractive materials, together with ribbons, cords, and fibers, plus beads, sequins, and rhinestones. The fabrics also are effortless to discover. they're to be had at conventional textile and craft shops, you may also buy appropriate fabrics for those tasks at locations like Wall-Mart, aim, Staples, and residential field shops. an intensive source directory is equipped, as always.

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Karen Whooley's Fair Isle Hat PDF

By Karen Whooley

This reasonable Isle Hat trend is designed utilizing conventional motifs from the Island of reasonable Isle, that's off the coast of Scotland. i've got continually enjoyed the glance of the normal motifs from that sector of the realm. This hat is ideal for wintry weather snowboarding, skiing or the other iciness activities. it really is labored within the around, utilizing a colorwork strategy I constructed to aid crocheters give you the chance to have their designs glance nearly as uniform as precise stranded knitting. i admire the truth that although i'm utilizing fingering weight yarn, this hat could be hot and comfy. It seems complex, however it is in truth particularly effortless to create utilizing simply unmarried crochets labored within the again loop. analyzing the chart turns into effortless as you cross, in view that every one colorwork row merely has 2 shades and you may simply paintings excessive of the unused colour. No strands at the within the hat to trap on anything!

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