The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beading Illustrated
With nearly 200 photos and illustrations, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beading Illustrated guides the beginning beader (or the advanced beader tackling a new technique) through wirework, macramé, embellishing, loom work, off loom weaving stitches, bead embroidery, French beaded flowers, embellishing with beads and much, much more. There are explanations of bead choices, stitching and stringing materials, findings and techniques, plus an appendix full of valuable definitions, charts and resources.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Organizing Your Life (third edition)
Discover innovative ways to organize your workplace, your kitchen, your wardrobe and your home. Improve your finances, your job performance -- even your relationships. You'll find out what's really valuable to you and learn how to dump what isn't.. Get rid of the junk and keep The Good Stuff!
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Simple Living
"This book is a gem...belongs on the bookshelf of anyone who wants to make positive changes in their life."
--David Wampler, founder, The Simple Living Network
The Complete Idiot's Guide to
Crafts With Kids
Hundreds of budget-friendly projects and practical advice on teaching kids the value of artistic play. Pick your medium -- wood, metal, clay, glass, paper, fabric, fiber, natural found objects and materials found in every kitchen. Make a difference in a child's life while you discover your own inner creative child.