Made from Scratch: Discovering the Pleasures of a Handmade Life

In a hectic world of mass-produced food, clothing, and entertainment, it’s easy to miss out on the simple pleasures of doing things for yourself. Young web designer Jenna Woginrich chronicles her adventures as she learns to embrace the idea of self-sufficiency in all aspects of her life, including sewing her own clothes, growing her own … “Made from Scratch: Discovering the Pleasures of a Handmade Life”

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How to Fix Everything for Dummies

The fun and easy way to repair anything and everything around the house For anyone who’s ever been frustrated by repair shop rip-offs, this guide shows how to troubleshoot and fix a wide range of household appliances-lamps, vacuum cleaners, washers, dryers, dishwashers, garbage disposals, blenders, radios, televisions, and even computers. Packed with step-by-step illustrations and … “How to Fix Everything for Dummies”

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The New Bohemians: Cool and Collected Homes

In The New Bohemians, LA-based interior designer Justina Blakeney defines the New Bohemians, creative individuals who are boutique owners and bloggers, entrepreneurs and ex-pats, artists and urban farmers. They embrace free-spirited, no-rules lifestyles and apply that attitude to all areas of their existence, including their homes. Allowing little serious distinction between work and play, the … “The New Bohemians: Cool and Collected Homes”

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Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home

Remodelista is the go-to, undisputed authority for home design enthusiasts, remodellers, architects, and designers. Unlike sites that cater to all tastes, Remodelista has a singular and clearly defined aesthetic: classic pieces trump designs that are trendy and transient, and well-edited spaces take precedence over cluttered environments. High and low mix seamlessly here, and getting the … “Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home”

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DIY (2nd edition): Know-how with show-how

HardCover. Pub Date :2009-03-02 Pages: 544 Language: English Publisher: Dorling Kindersley New edition of the DIY manual you cant afford to be without expert know-how with step-by-step show-how for success every time! Whether you need to do a quick fix or a large DIY project. find out how to tackle any DIY task with confidence … “DIY (2nd edition): Know-how with show-how”

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