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Multiple Craft Books - Lots A-X - Sewing/Quilting/Embroidery, etc.

  • City: Abbeville
  • State: Alabama
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I am downsizing and doing a serious clean-out of my craft books. Since I have so many to list, I can't check the condition of every one. Some may have signatures in them, marked/missing pages or are library discards. The prices listed are my eBay prices. You can take 20% off of each lot if you contact me through CraigsList and pick up and pay in person. A - Lot of 12 vintage McCall's Needlework & Crafts magazines. Dates include 1947/ show contact info / show contact info , 1964, 1966, 1969, 1973, 1975. There are two copies of the Spring/Summer 1973. $30 B - Lot of 12 model railroad design, layout, wiring, scenery and Model Railroader books/magazines. Also includes a couple layout design sheets for the "Mountain Valley Scenery Kit" and some miscellaneous papers I had. $30 C - Lot of 5 weaving books, one folder of copied Structro patterns (probably came with my StructroArtcraft loom) and one "Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot" magazine. -- SOLD -- D - Large lot of cross stitch leaflets, magazines, calendars & one Mirabilia pattern. The calendars have monthly designs on them. -- SOLD -- E - Lot of ribbon embroidery books, magazines & leaflets`. The leaflets from the envelopes are from when I belonged to the "Ribbon Works Design Club". $30 F - Lot of 3 Smocking/Heirloom Sewing books and one hairbow book. Includes "Picture Smocking With Ellen McCarn", Martha Pullen's "French Hand Sewing by Machine", Margaret Pierce's "Heirloom Sewing 2", McCall's "12 Terrific Bows" and a small leaflet with a candy cane pattern. $20 G - Two sewing/embroidery with fleece books ("Sewing the New Fleece" and "Embroidery Machine Essentials - Fleece Techniques"), one "Pillow in a Quilt" leaflet and two "Fun With Fleece" newsletters. $15 H - Three vintage furniture upholstery books ("Furniture Upholstery & Repair", "Upholstering for Everyone", "How to Upholstery Overstuffed & Occasional Chairs"), one slip cover book ("Let us Make Slip Covers") and one Perkins Seat Weaving pamphlet. $20 I - Lot of 8 bear making books and one uncut "Carol's Zoo" pattern. Titles include "Teddy's World", "The Ultimate Teddy Bear Book", "Two-Hour Teddy Bears", "Make Your Own Teddy Bears", "How to Make & Sell Quality Teddy Bears", "Making Bears", "Xavier Roberts Debonair Xavier Bear", "Balloon Bear" and a "Carol's Bear" pattern. -- SOLD -- J - Lot of 9 stuffed toy making books/pamphlets. Please note that the McCall's pattern only includes the directions. The pattern pieces are missing (throwing that in the lot in case you can make use of it). The book titles include "Rag Dolls", "Stuff-lique'", "Patchwork Playthings", "Dancing Ponies", "Beanbag Puppies", "Fabric Mice", "How to Make Wild Animals", "Adventures in Toy-Making" and "Toys from the Tales of Beatrix Potter". $30 K - Lot of 13 doll making magazines. Twelve are titled "Dolls" and one is "Dollmaking". Dates range from 1988 to 1991. $20 L - Lot of 12 doll making magazines and one "Doll Talk" newsletter. The magazines are titled "Doll Reader", "Dollmaking", "Doll Designs" and "Doll Makers Workshop". Dates range from 1987-1991. I'm not sure what the date of the "Best of Doll Reader Vol. 2" book is. $20 M - Lot of 10 "Doll Crafter" magazines. Dates range from 1989-2002. -- SOLD -- N - Lot of 8 doll clothes making books. Titles include "Victorian Doll Clothes", "Dressing Dolls in 19th Century Fashions Vol. 2", " Two-Hour Dolls' Clothes", "Dressing Dolls", "Heirloom Doll Clothes", "Dolls of Long Ago", "Homemade Dolls in Foreign Dress" and "How to Dress an Old Fashioned Doll". The "Homemade Dolls" book is from 1939 and does have children's writing in it. $30 P - Lot of 3 cloth art doll making books. Includes "Creative Cloth Doll Making" by Patti Medaris Culea, "Anatomy of a Doll" by Susanna Oroyan and "Cloth Doll Artistry" by Barbara Willis. $20 Q - 4 Clay & Porcelain Doll/Character Making Books. Titles include "Fairies, Gnomes & Trolls" by Maureen Carlson, "Clay Characters for Kids" by Maureen Carlson, "Making Original Dolls of Composition, Bisque & Porcelain" by Charlene Roth and "The Incredible Clay Book" by Sherri Haab & Laura Torres. $15 R - Lot of 5 Quilt Books - Titles include "Applique Quiltmaking", "Seasonal Quilting", "Prize Winning Quilts, Coverlets & Afghans", "Weekend Log Cabin Quilts", and "Touch of Color Quilts". Please note that the "Prize Winning Quilts" book has water damage. As you can see from the photos, the dust jacket is ripped and the pages are stuck together. I separated some, but decided it was best to leave alone. My price on the lot reflects this as I am really just throwing this book in for free. $15 S - Lot of 6 Quilt Books - Titles include "Quilting with Ribbon Embroidery", "Machine Quilting with Decorative Threads", "Stack-n-Whackier Quilts", "Peeled-Back Patchwork", "Quilts with a Spin" and "Curves Unlimited". $25 T - Lot of 6 Quilt Books - Titles include "Great Patchwork Collection", "Scraps, Blocks & Quilts", "Thinking Outside the Block", "24 Musical Quilt Blocks", "Kitty Capers" and "Log Cabin Borders & Corners". $30 U - Lot of 16 Quilt Books, Magazines, Leaflets & Templates. $20 V - Lot of 4 Quilt Books - Titles include "Quick & Easy Quilting", "Speed Quilting", "Quilts Galore" and "Machine Quilting Made Easy". $20 W - Lot of 6 Beading Books - Titles include "Beadpoint", "Bead & Sequin Embroidery Stitches", "Beaded Dimensional Embroidery", "The Pattern Companion Beading", "The Art of Beaded Beads" and "Beading for the First Time". $30 Another 24 lots will be listed in a separate listing. I usually answer my messages promptly. If you don't hear back from me within a few hours, message again just in case our messages didn't go through. Also, be sure to check your spam folders. I am in Dearborn at Michigan and Telegraph.