Handmade Gifts, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465418016
  • ISBN-13: 9781465418012
  • DDC: 745.59
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Handmade Gifts is a how-to collection of handmade gift ideas that will help you create thoughtful, unique presents at home. Handmade Gifts covers all the popular crafts such as sewing, knitting, paper-crafts, candle-making, and crochet, in addition to kitchen projects like making jam and baking. You're sure to find something that inspires you to get crafting! Handmade Gifts contains over 70 craft projects with step-by-step instructions and photographs along with variations to ensure your item is unique and personal. From homemade cards and teacup candles to crochet blankets and chocolate egg truffles, it's full of ideas for every occasion, including birthdays, seasonal gatherings, housewarmings, and baby showers. Suggestions for green and up-cycled gifts as well as clever tips on how to wrap and present your handmade crafts are included. Plus, 20 technique lessons are featured throughout, including how to melt soap, cast on and off, and how to make simple embroidery stitches. Handmade Gifts is the perfect craft book for anyone who wants to make beautiful, affordable, and unique gifts for friends and family.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title page.
Copyright Page.
1: For the Home.
2: Customized Pillow.
3: Personalized Journal.
4: Dot-Decorated Ceramics.
5: Mosaic Bowl.
6: Ribbon-Bound Photo Album.
7: Rollaway Game Board.
8: Jewelry.
9: Beaded Necklace.
10: Embellished Felt Brooches.
11: Silver Clay Jewelry.
12: Crochet Necklace.
13: DéCoupage Bangle.
14: Crochet Flower Pins.
15: Bags And Accessories.
16: Stenciled Bags.
17: Knotted Scarf.
18: Clasp-Frame Bag.
19: Painted Silk Scarf.
20: Phone and Tablet Protectors.
21: Pampering Gifts.
22: All Natural Luxury Soap.
23: Manicure Roll.
24: Container Candles.
25: Oilcloth Makeup Bag.
26: Fizzy Bath Bombs.
27: Sweet Dreams Eye Mask.
28: Pamper Hamper.
29: For Pet Lovers.
30: Cat’S Play Mat.
31: Catnip Mice.
32: Dog Biscuits.
33: Appliqué Pet Portrait.
34: Tartan Dog Jacket.
35: Edible Gifts.
36: Butter Cookies.
37: Chocolate Truffles.
38: Colorful Macarons.
39: Creamy Caramels.
40: Flavored Oils.
41: Gift Wrap.
42: Square Gift Box.
43: Jewelry Case.
44: Pyramid Boxes.
45: Homemade Gift Bags.
46: Twist-top Gift Box.
47: Printed Gift Wrap.
Crochet Basics.
The Authors.