Fabulous projects that range in style from punk and goth to alternative and vintage are accompanied by practical tips, techniques, and things to avoid, in a guide that shows crafters fun ways to tweak knitting designs to give them a unique edge. 25,000 first printing.
Books With Style A Guide To Elegance - No Color
Written by French style guru Madame Genevieve Antoine Dariaux, this is the classic style bible for timeless chic. From accessories to zippers, Madame Dariaux imparts her pearls of wisdom on all things fashion related and offers advice on other crucial areas in life, too. By Genevieve Antoine Dariaux. Hardcover, 240 pages. 7" x 5" x 1/2" Imprint: William Morrow ISBN 13: 978 0060757342. Available sizes: One Size
Big-eyed, blonde, and beautiful, Barbie took over the world in 1959 with little more than a white-and-black striped bathing suit and a pair of high heels. Now, on her fiftieth anniversary as a cultural icon, Assouline presents a limited edition collector's volume on the world's most popular doll, encapsulating her history in vivid dioramas and in portraits of vintage dolls and accessories.Assembled using the traditional anglaise technique and color-tipped by hand on art-quality paper, each page of this book bears the unique imprint of the artisan.;Limited edition;Arrives in linen presentation box;Hardcover;128 pages, 69 illustrations;15"W X 18"H X 3"D;Made in Italy
by Saks Fifth Avenue
On the occasion of its 60th anniversary, the House of Dior presents a monumental recounting of its history, imparted through its exceptional legacy: 150 of its most beautiful dresses. Its most beautiful haute couture dresses are captured with original photography and unique, insightful texts which annotating Christian Dior and its couturiers from Yves Saint Laurent to Marc Bohan, and Gianfranco Ferré to John Galliano.;Includes details of the house's 120 haute couture collections;Hardcover;400 pages, 300 illustrations;12"W X 15"H ;Made in France
by Saks Fifth Avenue
Wicked The Grimmerie (Hardcover)
A companion volume to the hit Broadway musical set in Oz recounts the exploits of Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, and Glinda, the good witch, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at the musical and its creation, profiles of cast and crew, anecdotes, the show's libretto, full-color photographs, and more. 60,000 first printing.
Grilled Cheese, Please! (Hardcover)
As the author of the book Great Grilled Cheese (Stewart, Tabori Chang, 2004), Laura Werlin has probably, eaten, created, cooked, and promoted, more grilled cheese sandwiches than just about any sane person. Then again, the bookrsquo;s sales indicate that there are thousands and thousands of people who are clearly interested in making grilled cheese sandwiches as well. When Great Grilled Cheese first came out, it was greeted with smiles and a nod to nostalgia. It was also greeted with a small degree of skepticism because some people were sure they didnrsquo;t need a recipe for a sandwich with just three ingredients. What they...
The Manga Cookbook
Reading manga sure can make a person hungry! Food appears frequently in Japanese comics, but what exactly is it that the characters are eating? Introducing The Manga Cookbook, an illustrated step-by-step guide to preparing Japanese cuisine...
There's a lot of information in the world - information they don't want you to know. But we want you to know. Because knowing is half the battle, and all that good stuff...
Book of Secrets
Did you know there's a secret daily flight from the United States to Cuba? Or, that in 1966, the U.S. government smashed a bacteria-laden light bulb inside the New York subway system? Or that there are quite a few abandoned underground New York subway stations? Or, that there's an entire (now-abandoned) underground movie theater in France? Of course not, because they are secrets. And this book is full of them. That's why it's called [insert eerie music here] the Book of Secrets. OOOOoooooo...