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STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books Spring 201 2 • www.melaniefalickbooks.com Greetings from Knit Cafe by suzan mischer; photographs by victoria pearson

One More Skein 30 Quick Projects to Knit by leigh radford; photographs by john mulligan

75 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-768-5 US $17.95  CAN $19.95

65 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-802-6 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

Weekend Knitting 50 Unique Projects and Ideas by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell

More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

L a s t- M i n u t e Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-769-2  US $18.95  CAN $20.95

80 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-860-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

60 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-367-0 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

46,000 copies in print

107,000 copies in print

A lt e r K n i t s F e lt Imaginative Projects for Knitting and Felting by leigh radford; photographs by 90 color photographs, 176 pages, john mulligan

107,500 copies in print

75 color photographs, 136 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-707-4 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

L a s t- M i n u t e Pat ch w o r k + Q u i lt e d G i f t s by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams 75 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-634-3 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

36,000 copies in print

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n 2 More Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; photographs by john doughty 185 color photographs, 140 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 224 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-880-4 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; foreword by kaffe fassett; photographs by john doughty 150 color photographs, 208 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-752-4 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

26,000 copies in print

KnitKnit Profiles + Projects from Knitting’s New Wave by sabrina gschwandtner; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi 148 color photographs, 176 pages, 8 x 11", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-631-2 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

K n i t s M e n Wa n t The 10 Rules Every Woman Should Know Before Knitting for a Man—Plus the Only 10 Patterns She'll Ever Need by bruce weinstein; photographs by jared flood 30 color photographs, 128 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-840-8 US $18.95  CAN $24.95

Knitting Lingerie Style More Than 30 Basic and Lingerie-Inspired Designs by joan mcgowanmichael; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Knitting New Scarves 27 Distinctly Modern Designs by lynne barr; photographs by tyllie barbosa

65 color photographs, 160 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-577-3 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-633-6 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

32,000 copies in print

Kn i t t i n g N e w M i t t e ns & G l o ve s Warm and Adorn Your Hands in 28 Innovative Ways by robin melanson; photographs by tyllie barbosa 95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-666-4 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

K n i t t e d S o cks East and West 30 Designs Inspired by Japanese Stitch Patterns by judy sumner; photographs by yoko inoue 60 color photographs, 144 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-799-9 US $22.50  CAN $29.50

116 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-861-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

Knitspeak An A to Z Guide to the Language of Knitting Patterns by andrea berman price; illustrations by patti pierce stone 125 illustrations, 224 pages, 45/8 x 6½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-632-9 US $17.95  CAN $21.95

Knit A Personal Handbook by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell 5 color photographs, 144 pages, 6 x 7¼", hardcover with cloth spine, concealed wire-o binding, needle gauge, zip pouch, elastic closure. ISBN: 978-1-58479-357-1 US $15.95  CAN $19.95

K n i ta l o n g Celebrating the Tradition of Knitting Together by larissa brown and martin john brown; photographs by michael crouser

Knitting for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by betty christiansen; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi

125 color and black-and-white photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-665-7 US $22.50  CAN $24.50

16 color photographs, 132 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine, logo cards. ISBN: 978-1-58479-533-9 US $19.95  CAN $24.95

Reversible Knitting 50 Brand-New, Groundbreaking Stitch Patterns by lynne barr; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 250 color photographs, 192 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-805-7 US $29.95  CAN $38.95

50,000 copies in print

25,000 copies in print Knitting 24/7 30 Projects to Knit, Wear, and Enjoy, On the Go and Around the Clock by véronik avery; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

C o mf o r t K n i t t i n g & C r o ch e t: Af g h a n s More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs Featuring Berroco's Comfort Yarn by norah gaughan and margery winter; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

90 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-844-6 US $21.95  CAN $28.50

100 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 /8", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-826-2  US $19.95  CAN $25.95 7

34,000 copies in print

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118 color photographs, 224 pages, 9¾ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-85177-595-8 US $60.00  CAN $78.00

45 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 144 pages, 5¾ x 8½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-480-6 US $18.95  CAN $26.95

Print ing b y Ha nd A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens by lena corwin; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Sewing Green 25 Projects Made with Repurposed and Organic Materials by betz white; photographs by john gruen

20 color photographs, 136 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-804-0 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

100 color photographs, envelope with pullout patterns, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with concealed wire‑o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-672-5 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

65 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-758-6 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

Girls’ Best Book of Knitting, Sewing, and Em b r o i d e r y by virginie desmoulins 65 color photographs, 75 color illustrations, 112 pages, 7¼ x 101/8", paper over board with die-cut paper doll; spiral bound. ISBN: 978-1-58479-600-8 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

V i n ta g e Baby Knits More Than 40 Heirloom Patterns from the 1920s to the 1950s by kristen rengren 80 color photographs, 160 pages, 9½ x 8½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-761-6 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Z a kk a S e w i n g 25 Japanese Projects for the Household by therese laskey and chika mori; photographs by Yoko Inoue

Weekend Sewing More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Stitching by heather ross; photographs by John Gruen

50 color photographs, 100 color illustrations, 152 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-720-3 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

75 color photographs, over 100 color illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-675-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

62,000 copies in print

Crafting a Meaningful Home 27 DIY Projects to Tell Stories, Hold Memories, and Celebrate Family Heritage by meg mateo ilasco; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 225 color photographs, 160 pages, 73/8 x 95/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-867-5 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

Front Cover Photo: John Gruen / Denyse Schmidt: Modern Quilts, Traditional Inspiration

100 color photographs and illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps, wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-456-1 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Knitting for Baby 30 Heirloom Projects with Complete How-to-Knit Instructions by melanie falick and kristin nicholas

50,500 copies in print Q u i lt i n g for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by katherine bell; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

A lt e r n a C r a f t s 20+ Hi-Style Lo-Budget Projects to Make by jessica vitkus; photographs by brian kennedy

Es p e cia lly f or C hildren

50 color photographs and 65 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-680-0 US $15.95  CAN $17.95

50,000 copies in print

Modern TopDown Knitting Sweaters, Dresses, Skirts & Accessories Inspired by the Techniques of Barbara G. Walker by kristina mcgowan; photographs by gudrun georges

Hardwear Jewelry from a Toolbox by hannah rogge; photographs by marianne rafter

Q u i lt s 1700–2010 Hidden Histories, Untold Stories by sue prichard

Wee Wonderfuls 24 Dolls to Sew and Love by hillary lang 60 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-858-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

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K i d s C r o ch e t by kelli ronci 35 color photographs, 60 color illustrations, 128 pages, 8 x 9", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-413-4 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

See and Sew A Sewing Book for Children by tina davis 75 color and black-and-white illustrations, 152 pages, 7½ x 10½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-491-2 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Kata Golda’s HandStitched Felt 25 Whimsical Sewing Projects by kata golda 60 color photographs, 65 illustrations, 128 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-798-2 US $19.95  CAN $25.95


Welcome to STC Craft’s catalog. We are proud to present our new titles for Spring 2012

F a b r i cs A t o Z

as well as our beautiful backlist. To learn more about our books and enjoy web extras such as free pattern downloads, exclusive giveaways, and sneak peeks at upcoming titles, visit the STC Craft blog at www.melaniefalickbooks.com and follow us on Twitter, @STC_Craft.

The Essential Guide to Choosing and Using Fabric for Sewing By Dana Willard

DENY S E S C H M IDT: M ODERN Q UILT S , TRADITIONAL IN S PIRATION 20 New Designs with Historic Roots By Denyse Schmidt; photographs by John Gruen

100 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 7/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-900-9 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Denyse Schmidt is one of the leading quilters of the 21st century. Known as a “modern” quilter, she actually draws much of her creative vision from quilts of the past. In her newest book, Schmidt pays homage to the quilters and quilts that came before her. Among the 20 traditional designs she has reinterpreted are Irish Chain, Mariner’s Compass, Orange Peel, and Snake Trail. Each quilt is introduced with an overview of the pattern history, instructions are illustrated, and templates are provided full-size on a pullout pattern sheet.  Available: April

400 color photographs, 224 pages, 5¾ x 8¼", flexibind ISBN: 978-1-58479-956-6 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Fabrics A to Z is the essential guide for sewists and fabric enthusiasts of all levels. This thorough resource explains the unique characteristics, strengths, and limitations of more than 200 fabrics, from dotted-swiss cotton to silk charmeuse to faux fur, in easyto-understand terms and with closeup photos, so any sewist can enter a fabric shop with confidence. Also included are an overview of the best tools and notions to use when working with particular fibers, as well as tips on reading patterns. The small size and flexibind format of Fabrics A to Z make it perfect for tossing into a bag when headed to the fabric store.  Available: April

Th e B u s t DIY Guide to Life Making Your Way Through Every Day by debbie stoller and laurie henzel 235 color photographs, 368 pages, 7³/8 × 95/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-896-5 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Weekend Handmade More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Crafting by kelly wilkinson; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 100 color photographs, 152 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover with jacket ISBN: 978-1-58479-940-5 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

M o d e r n Pa p e r Crafts A 21st-Century Guide to Folding, Cutting, Scoring, Pleating, and Recycling By Margaret Van Sicklen; photographs by Jen Gotch 70 color photographs, 250 illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding ISBN: 978-1-58479-866-8 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

K a ff e Fa ss e t t ' s Simple Shapes S p e c ta c u l a r Q u i lt s 23 Original Quilt Designs by kaffe fassett with liza prior lucy; photographs by debbie patterson 225 color photographs, 192 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-837-8 US $35.00  CAN $42.00

48,000 copies in print

Th e R e p u r p o s e d L i b r a ry 33 Craft Projects That Give Old Books New Life by lisa occhipinti; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 75 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 73/8 x 9 5/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-909-2 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

P. S . I m a d e Th i s I See It. I Like It. I Make It. By Erica Domesek 200 color photographs and illustrations, 180 pages, 7½ x 9", paperback. ISBN: 978-0-81099-603-8 US $18.95  CAN $22.95

43,000 copies in print

Alabama Studio Sewing + Design A Guide to Hand-Sewing an Alabama Chanin Wardrobe By Natalie Chanin

200 color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine ISBN: 978-1-58479-920-7  US $35.00  CAN $40.00

In the third installment of the stellar Alabama series, author Natalie Chanin presents all of the stenciling, hand-stitching, and beading techniques her company uses to create the awardwinning Alabama Chanin line of organic cotton clothing, plus more than 50 variations that lead to infinite design possibilities. Included are patterns for dresses, skirts, tops, and accessories. An invaluable reference for any woman who has dreamed of creating her own gorgeous handmade wardrobe.  Available: March

100 color photographs, 120 pages, 8½ x 9", paperback with flaps ISBN: 978-1-58479-964-1 US $19.95  CAN $21.95

In Tiny World Terrariums, the owners of Brooklyn’s celebrated Twig Terrariums, show us how to inject a little green into our lives with step-by-step instructions for building terrariums. All of the basics are covered, from selecting containers to layering soil and rocks to adding moss, succulents, and other plants, but it wouldn’t be a book from Twig if they didn’t show us how to use tiny figurines to create quirky scenes (everything from a bride and groom to protestors at a rally to animals in the Serengeti). Their cheeky approach is a cinch to learn and lends itself to easy improvisation.  Available: May

39 Designs Inspired by Patterns in Nature By Norah Gaughan; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

Unleash Your Inner Designer with Improvisational Techniques for Hats, Scarves, Gloves, Socks, and More By Wendy Bernard; photographs by Joe Budd

76 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-955-9 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

Custom Knits Accessories showcases the ever-popular quick-knits: hats, scarves, gloves, mitts, socks, and more. Each of Bernard’s 25 sassy-chic patterns offers specific ideas for customization—from switching out yarns to personalizing fit and style details—and fun, glamorous photographs show off the finished pieces. Also included are formulas for knitting all types of accessories without a pattern, using a single body measurement as a starting point. In true Custom Knits style, Bernard encourages knitters to unleash their inner designer every step of the way.  Available: May

75 color photographs, 176 pages, 9 x 10", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-968-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

An instant classic in hardcover in 2006—now available at a must-have paperback price—Knitting Nature blends the natural and artistic world with 39 stunning designs for women, men, and children. Among them are a skirt patterned after the hexagonal scales that nature has used to cover a domed turtle’s shell, a jacket whose collar grows in a spiral—as a ram’s horn does—and a tank top with leaves that grow the same way they do on a stem.  Available: March

100 color and black-andwhite photographs, 144 pages, 8¼ × 7¾", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-939-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Custom Knits 2 More Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-938-2 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

custom knits Unleash Your Inner Designer with Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-713-5 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Loop-d-Loop Lace More Than 30 Novel Lace Designs for Knitters by teva durham; photographs by adrian buckmaster 115 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-834-7 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

Loop-d-Loop More Than 40 Novel Designs for Knitters by teva durham photographs by adrian buckmaster 70 color photographs, 176 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-414-1 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

44,000 copies in print

35,000 copies in print

A Knitter’s Home C o m pa n i o n A Heartwarming Collection of Stories, Patterns, and Recipes by michelle edwards; photographs by jen gotch 18 color photographs, 35 illustrations, 160 pages, 5½ x 8", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-916-0 US $17.95  CAN $21.95 

Knitted Dinosaurs

K n i t t i n g N at u r e Custom Knits Acc e ss o r i e s

My Grandmother’s Knitting Family Stories and Inspired Knits from Top Designers by larissa brown; photographs by michael crouser

15 Prehistoric Pals to Knit from Scratch By Tina Barrett

160 color photographs, 128 pages, 8¼ x 9¼", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-970-2 US $16.95  CAN $18.95

From the neck frills of Triceratops to the ferocious chompers on T-Rex to the aquatic flippers of Plesiosaur, the creative details included in these 15 knitting patterns make the charismatic creatures both endearing and true to what scientists believe they looked like when they roamed planet Earth (with some creative license taken with their coloring). Best of all, each dino can be knitted quickly using only one or two skeins of yarn, and a techniques section guides new knitters each step of the way.  AVAILABLE NOW

Oliver + s: Little things to sew 20 Classic Accessories and Toys for Children by liesl gibson; photographs by laurie frankel; illustrations by dan andreasen 40 color photographs, 180 illustrations, 2 pullout pattern sheets and cardstock paper dolls, 136 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-910-8 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

ALABA M A S TUDIO S TYLE More Projects, Recipes & Stories Celebrating Sustainable Fashion & Living by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 100 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, pullout stencil, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-823-1 US $35.00  CAN $45.50

A l a b a m a S t i t ch Book Projects and Stories Celebrating Hand-Sewing, Quilting, and Embroidery for Contemporary Sustainable Style by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 85 illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, pullout stencil, bead-embroidery postcard, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-638-1 US $35.00  CAN $39.00

s t i t ch m a g i c A Compendium of Techniques for Stitching Fabric into Exciting New Forms and Fashions by alison reid; photographs by john heseltine 100 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 7½ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-911-5 US $22.50  CAN $26.95

S EWING BA S I C S All You Need to Know About Machine and Hand Sewing by sandra bardwell 320 color photographs, 272 pages, 9¾ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-947-4 US $24.95 CAN $27.95

H av e Y o u r s e l f a V e r y V i n ta g e Christmas Crafts, Decorating Tips, and Recipes, 1920s–1960s by susan waggoner 200 color illustrations, 144 pages, 7 × 9", hardcover with jacket ISBN 978-1-58479-923-8 US $19.95  CAN $22.95

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Easily Contained Life by Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow; photographs by Robert Wright

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Welcome to STC Craft’s catalog. We are proud to present our new titles for Spring 2012

F a b r i cs A t o Z

as well as our beautiful backlist. To learn more about our books and enjoy web extras such as free pattern downloads, exclusive giveaways, and sneak peeks at upcoming titles, visit the STC Craft blog at www.melaniefalickbooks.com and follow us on Twitter, @STC_Craft.

The Essential Guide to Choosing and Using Fabric for Sewing By Dana Willard

DENY S E S C H M IDT: M ODERN Q UILT S , TRADITIONAL IN S PIRATION 20 New Designs with Historic Roots By Denyse Schmidt; photographs by John Gruen

100 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 7/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-900-9 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Denyse Schmidt is one of the leading quilters of the 21st century. Known as a “modern” quilter, she actually draws much of her creative vision from quilts of the past. In her newest book, Schmidt pays homage to the quilters and quilts that came before her. Among the 20 traditional designs she has reinterpreted are Irish Chain, Mariner’s Compass, Orange Peel, and Snake Trail. Each quilt is introduced with an overview of the pattern history, instructions are illustrated, and templates are provided full-size on a pullout pattern sheet.  Available: April

400 color photographs, 224 pages, 5¾ x 8¼", flexibind ISBN: 978-1-58479-956-6 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Fabrics A to Z is the essential guide for sewists and fabric enthusiasts of all levels. This thorough resource explains the unique characteristics, strengths, and limitations of more than 200 fabrics, from dotted-swiss cotton to silk charmeuse to faux fur, in easyto-understand terms and with closeup photos, so any sewist can enter a fabric shop with confidence. Also included are an overview of the best tools and notions to use when working with particular fibers, as well as tips on reading patterns. The small size and flexibind format of Fabrics A to Z make it perfect for tossing into a bag when headed to the fabric store.  Available: April

Th e B u s t DIY Guide to Life Making Your Way Through Every Day by debbie stoller and laurie henzel 235 color photographs, 368 pages, 7³/8 × 95/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-896-5 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Weekend Handmade More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Crafting by kelly wilkinson; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 100 color photographs, 152 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover with jacket ISBN: 978-1-58479-940-5 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

M o d e r n Pa p e r Crafts A 21st-Century Guide to Folding, Cutting, Scoring, Pleating, and Recycling By Margaret Van Sicklen; photographs by Jen Gotch 70 color photographs, 250 illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding ISBN: 978-1-58479-866-8 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

K a ff e Fa ss e t t ' s Simple Shapes S p e c ta c u l a r Q u i lt s 23 Original Quilt Designs by kaffe fassett with liza prior lucy; photographs by debbie patterson 225 color photographs, 192 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-837-8 US $35.00  CAN $42.00

48,000 copies in print

Th e R e p u r p o s e d L i b r a ry 33 Craft Projects That Give Old Books New Life by lisa occhipinti; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 75 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 73/8 x 9 5/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-909-2 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

P. S . I m a d e Th i s I See It. I Like It. I Make It. By Erica Domesek 200 color photographs and illustrations, 180 pages, 7½ x 9", paperback. ISBN: 978-0-81099-603-8 US $18.95  CAN $22.95

43,000 copies in print

Alabama Studio Sewing + Design A Guide to Hand-Sewing an Alabama Chanin Wardrobe By Natalie Chanin

200 color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine ISBN: 978-1-58479-920-7  US $35.00  CAN $40.00

In the third installment of the stellar Alabama series, author Natalie Chanin presents all of the stenciling, hand-stitching, and beading techniques her company uses to create the awardwinning Alabama Chanin line of organic cotton clothing, plus more than 50 variations that lead to infinite design possibilities. Included are patterns for dresses, skirts, tops, and accessories. An invaluable reference for any woman who has dreamed of creating her own gorgeous handmade wardrobe.  Available: March

100 color photographs, 120 pages, 8½ x 9", paperback with flaps ISBN: 978-1-58479-964-1 US $19.95  CAN $21.95

In Tiny World Terrariums, the owners of Brooklyn’s celebrated Twig Terrariums, show us how to inject a little green into our lives with step-by-step instructions for building terrariums. All of the basics are covered, from selecting containers to layering soil and rocks to adding moss, succulents, and other plants, but it wouldn’t be a book from Twig if they didn’t show us how to use tiny figurines to create quirky scenes (everything from a bride and groom to protestors at a rally to animals in the Serengeti). Their cheeky approach is a cinch to learn and lends itself to easy improvisation.  Available: May

39 Designs Inspired by Patterns in Nature By Norah Gaughan; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

Unleash Your Inner Designer with Improvisational Techniques for Hats, Scarves, Gloves, Socks, and More By Wendy Bernard; photographs by Joe Budd

76 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-955-9 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

Custom Knits Accessories showcases the ever-popular quick-knits: hats, scarves, gloves, mitts, socks, and more. Each of Bernard’s 25 sassy-chic patterns offers specific ideas for customization—from switching out yarns to personalizing fit and style details—and fun, glamorous photographs show off the finished pieces. Also included are formulas for knitting all types of accessories without a pattern, using a single body measurement as a starting point. In true Custom Knits style, Bernard encourages knitters to unleash their inner designer every step of the way.  Available: May

75 color photographs, 176 pages, 9 x 10", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-968-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

An instant classic in hardcover in 2006—now available at a must-have paperback price—Knitting Nature blends the natural and artistic world with 39 stunning designs for women, men, and children. Among them are a skirt patterned after the hexagonal scales that nature has used to cover a domed turtle’s shell, a jacket whose collar grows in a spiral—as a ram’s horn does—and a tank top with leaves that grow the same way they do on a stem.  Available: March

100 color and black-andwhite photographs, 144 pages, 8¼ × 7¾", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-939-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Custom Knits 2 More Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-938-2 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

custom knits Unleash Your Inner Designer with Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-713-5 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Loop-d-Loop Lace More Than 30 Novel Lace Designs for Knitters by teva durham; photographs by adrian buckmaster 115 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-834-7 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

Loop-d-Loop More Than 40 Novel Designs for Knitters by teva durham photographs by adrian buckmaster 70 color photographs, 176 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-414-1 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

44,000 copies in print

35,000 copies in print

A Knitter’s Home C o m pa n i o n A Heartwarming Collection of Stories, Patterns, and Recipes by michelle edwards; photographs by jen gotch 18 color photographs, 35 illustrations, 160 pages, 5½ x 8", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-916-0 US $17.95  CAN $21.95 

Knitted Dinosaurs

K n i t t i n g N at u r e Custom Knits Acc e ss o r i e s

My Grandmother’s Knitting Family Stories and Inspired Knits from Top Designers by larissa brown; photographs by michael crouser

15 Prehistoric Pals to Knit from Scratch By Tina Barrett

160 color photographs, 128 pages, 8¼ x 9¼", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-970-2 US $16.95  CAN $18.95

From the neck frills of Triceratops to the ferocious chompers on T-Rex to the aquatic flippers of Plesiosaur, the creative details included in these 15 knitting patterns make the charismatic creatures both endearing and true to what scientists believe they looked like when they roamed planet Earth (with some creative license taken with their coloring). Best of all, each dino can be knitted quickly using only one or two skeins of yarn, and a techniques section guides new knitters each step of the way.  AVAILABLE NOW

Oliver + s: Little things to sew 20 Classic Accessories and Toys for Children by liesl gibson; photographs by laurie frankel; illustrations by dan andreasen 40 color photographs, 180 illustrations, 2 pullout pattern sheets and cardstock paper dolls, 136 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-910-8 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

ALABA M A S TUDIO S TYLE More Projects, Recipes & Stories Celebrating Sustainable Fashion & Living by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 100 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, pullout stencil, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-823-1 US $35.00  CAN $45.50

A l a b a m a S t i t ch Book Projects and Stories Celebrating Hand-Sewing, Quilting, and Embroidery for Contemporary Sustainable Style by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 85 illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, pullout stencil, bead-embroidery postcard, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-638-1 US $35.00  CAN $39.00

s t i t ch m a g i c A Compendium of Techniques for Stitching Fabric into Exciting New Forms and Fashions by alison reid; photographs by john heseltine 100 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 7½ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-911-5 US $22.50  CAN $26.95

S EWING BA S I C S All You Need to Know About Machine and Hand Sewing by sandra bardwell 320 color photographs, 272 pages, 9¾ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-947-4 US $24.95 CAN $27.95

H av e Y o u r s e l f a V e r y V i n ta g e Christmas Crafts, Decorating Tips, and Recipes, 1920s–1960s by susan waggoner 200 color illustrations, 144 pages, 7 × 9", hardcover with jacket ISBN 978-1-58479-923-8 US $19.95  CAN $22.95

r e c e n t ly p u b l i sh e d

A Step-by-Step Guide to Easily Contained Life by Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow; photographs by Robert Wright

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Welcome to STC Craft’s catalog. We are proud to present our new titles for Spring 2012

F a b r i cs A t o Z

as well as our beautiful backlist. To learn more about our books and enjoy web extras such as free pattern downloads, exclusive giveaways, and sneak peeks at upcoming titles, visit the STC Craft blog at www.melaniefalickbooks.com and follow us on Twitter, @STC_Craft.

The Essential Guide to Choosing and Using Fabric for Sewing By Dana Willard

DENY S E S C H M IDT: M ODERN Q UILT S , TRADITIONAL IN S PIRATION 20 New Designs with Historic Roots By Denyse Schmidt; photographs by John Gruen

100 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 7/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-900-9 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Denyse Schmidt is one of the leading quilters of the 21st century. Known as a “modern” quilter, she actually draws much of her creative vision from quilts of the past. In her newest book, Schmidt pays homage to the quilters and quilts that came before her. Among the 20 traditional designs she has reinterpreted are Irish Chain, Mariner’s Compass, Orange Peel, and Snake Trail. Each quilt is introduced with an overview of the pattern history, instructions are illustrated, and templates are provided full-size on a pullout pattern sheet.  Available: April

400 color photographs, 224 pages, 5¾ x 8¼", flexibind ISBN: 978-1-58479-956-6 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Fabrics A to Z is the essential guide for sewists and fabric enthusiasts of all levels. This thorough resource explains the unique characteristics, strengths, and limitations of more than 200 fabrics, from dotted-swiss cotton to silk charmeuse to faux fur, in easyto-understand terms and with closeup photos, so any sewist can enter a fabric shop with confidence. Also included are an overview of the best tools and notions to use when working with particular fibers, as well as tips on reading patterns. The small size and flexibind format of Fabrics A to Z make it perfect for tossing into a bag when headed to the fabric store.  Available: April

Th e B u s t DIY Guide to Life Making Your Way Through Every Day by debbie stoller and laurie henzel 235 color photographs, 368 pages, 7³/8 × 95/8", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-896-5 US $29.95  CAN $32.95

Weekend Handmade More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Crafting by kelly wilkinson; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 100 color photographs, 152 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover with jacket ISBN: 978-1-58479-940-5 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

M o d e r n Pa p e r Crafts A 21st-Century Guide to Folding, Cutting, Scoring, Pleating, and Recycling By Margaret Van Sicklen; photographs by Jen Gotch 70 color photographs, 250 illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding ISBN: 978-1-58479-866-8 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

K a ff e Fa ss e t t ' s Simple Shapes S p e c ta c u l a r Q u i lt s 23 Original Quilt Designs by kaffe fassett with liza prior lucy; photographs by debbie patterson 225 color photographs, 192 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-837-8 US $35.00  CAN $42.00

48,000 copies in print

Th e R e p u r p o s e d L i b r a ry 33 Craft Projects That Give Old Books New Life by lisa occhipinti; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 75 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 73/8 x 9 5/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-909-2 US $24.95  CAN $29.95

P. S . I m a d e Th i s I See It. I Like It. I Make It. By Erica Domesek 200 color photographs and illustrations, 180 pages, 7½ x 9", paperback. ISBN: 978-0-81099-603-8 US $18.95  CAN $22.95

43,000 copies in print

Alabama Studio Sewing + Design A Guide to Hand-Sewing an Alabama Chanin Wardrobe By Natalie Chanin

200 color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine ISBN: 978-1-58479-920-7  US $35.00  CAN $40.00

In the third installment of the stellar Alabama series, author Natalie Chanin presents all of the stenciling, hand-stitching, and beading techniques her company uses to create the awardwinning Alabama Chanin line of organic cotton clothing, plus more than 50 variations that lead to infinite design possibilities. Included are patterns for dresses, skirts, tops, and accessories. An invaluable reference for any woman who has dreamed of creating her own gorgeous handmade wardrobe.  Available: March

100 color photographs, 120 pages, 8½ x 9", paperback with flaps ISBN: 978-1-58479-964-1 US $19.95  CAN $21.95

In Tiny World Terrariums, the owners of Brooklyn’s celebrated Twig Terrariums, show us how to inject a little green into our lives with step-by-step instructions for building terrariums. All of the basics are covered, from selecting containers to layering soil and rocks to adding moss, succulents, and other plants, but it wouldn’t be a book from Twig if they didn’t show us how to use tiny figurines to create quirky scenes (everything from a bride and groom to protestors at a rally to animals in the Serengeti). Their cheeky approach is a cinch to learn and lends itself to easy improvisation.  Available: May

39 Designs Inspired by Patterns in Nature By Norah Gaughan; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

Unleash Your Inner Designer with Improvisational Techniques for Hats, Scarves, Gloves, Socks, and More By Wendy Bernard; photographs by Joe Budd

76 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover ISBN: 978-1-58479-955-9 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

Custom Knits Accessories showcases the ever-popular quick-knits: hats, scarves, gloves, mitts, socks, and more. Each of Bernard’s 25 sassy-chic patterns offers specific ideas for customization—from switching out yarns to personalizing fit and style details—and fun, glamorous photographs show off the finished pieces. Also included are formulas for knitting all types of accessories without a pattern, using a single body measurement as a starting point. In true Custom Knits style, Bernard encourages knitters to unleash their inner designer every step of the way.  Available: May

75 color photographs, 176 pages, 9 x 10", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-968-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

An instant classic in hardcover in 2006—now available at a must-have paperback price—Knitting Nature blends the natural and artistic world with 39 stunning designs for women, men, and children. Among them are a skirt patterned after the hexagonal scales that nature has used to cover a domed turtle’s shell, a jacket whose collar grows in a spiral—as a ram’s horn does—and a tank top with leaves that grow the same way they do on a stem.  Available: March

100 color and black-andwhite photographs, 144 pages, 8¼ × 7¾", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-939-9 US $22.50  CAN $25.50

Custom Knits 2 More Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ × 9½", hardcover ISBN 978-1-58479-938-2 US $27.50  CAN $31.50

custom knits Unleash Your Inner Designer with Top-Down and Improvisational Techniques by wendy bernard; photographs by kimball hall 75 color photographs, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-713-5 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Loop-d-Loop Lace More Than 30 Novel Lace Designs for Knitters by teva durham; photographs by adrian buckmaster 115 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-834-7 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

Loop-d-Loop More Than 40 Novel Designs for Knitters by teva durham photographs by adrian buckmaster 70 color photographs, 176 pages, 8½ x 10¾", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-414-1 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

44,000 copies in print

35,000 copies in print

A Knitter’s Home C o m pa n i o n A Heartwarming Collection of Stories, Patterns, and Recipes by michelle edwards; photographs by jen gotch 18 color photographs, 35 illustrations, 160 pages, 5½ x 8", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-916-0 US $17.95  CAN $21.95 

Knitted Dinosaurs

K n i t t i n g N at u r e Custom Knits Acc e ss o r i e s

My Grandmother’s Knitting Family Stories and Inspired Knits from Top Designers by larissa brown; photographs by michael crouser

15 Prehistoric Pals to Knit from Scratch By Tina Barrett

160 color photographs, 128 pages, 8¼ x 9¼", paperback ISBN: 978-1-58479-970-2 US $16.95  CAN $18.95

From the neck frills of Triceratops to the ferocious chompers on T-Rex to the aquatic flippers of Plesiosaur, the creative details included in these 15 knitting patterns make the charismatic creatures both endearing and true to what scientists believe they looked like when they roamed planet Earth (with some creative license taken with their coloring). Best of all, each dino can be knitted quickly using only one or two skeins of yarn, and a techniques section guides new knitters each step of the way.  AVAILABLE NOW

Oliver + s: Little things to sew 20 Classic Accessories and Toys for Children by liesl gibson; photographs by laurie frankel; illustrations by dan andreasen 40 color photographs, 180 illustrations, 2 pullout pattern sheets and cardstock paper dolls, 136 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-910-8 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

ALABA M A S TUDIO S TYLE More Projects, Recipes & Stories Celebrating Sustainable Fashion & Living by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 100 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, pullout stencil, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-823-1 US $35.00  CAN $45.50

A l a b a m a S t i t ch Book Projects and Stories Celebrating Hand-Sewing, Quilting, and Embroidery for Contemporary Sustainable Style by natalie chanin; photographs by robert rausch 75 color photographs, 85 illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, pullout stencil, bead-embroidery postcard, 176 pages, 10¾ x 8½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-638-1 US $35.00  CAN $39.00

s t i t ch m a g i c A Compendium of Techniques for Stitching Fabric into Exciting New Forms and Fashions by alison reid; photographs by john heseltine 100 color photographs, 150 illustrations, 144 pages, 7½ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-911-5 US $22.50  CAN $26.95

S EWING BA S I C S All You Need to Know About Machine and Hand Sewing by sandra bardwell 320 color photographs, 272 pages, 9¾ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-947-4 US $24.95 CAN $27.95

H av e Y o u r s e l f a V e r y V i n ta g e Christmas Crafts, Decorating Tips, and Recipes, 1920s–1960s by susan waggoner 200 color illustrations, 144 pages, 7 × 9", hardcover with jacket ISBN 978-1-58479-923-8 US $19.95  CAN $22.95

r e c e n t ly p u b l i sh e d

A Step-by-Step Guide to Easily Contained Life by Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow; photographs by Robert Wright

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Knitti ng a n d Cr o ch e t

S e w i n g , Qu i lt i n g , a n d O t h e r C r a ft s

STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books Spring 201 2 • www.melaniefalickbooks.com Greetings from Knit Cafe by suzan mischer; photographs by victoria pearson

One More Skein 30 Quick Projects to Knit by leigh radford; photographs by john mulligan

75 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-768-5 US $17.95  CAN $19.95

65 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-802-6 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

Weekend Knitting 50 Unique Projects and Ideas by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell

More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

L a s t- M i n u t e Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-769-2  US $18.95  CAN $20.95

80 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-860-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

60 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-367-0 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

46,000 copies in print

107,000 copies in print

A lt e r K n i t s F e lt Imaginative Projects for Knitting and Felting by leigh radford; photographs by 90 color photographs, 176 pages, john mulligan

107,500 copies in print

75 color photographs, 136 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-707-4 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

L a s t- M i n u t e Pat ch w o r k + Q u i lt e d G i f t s by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams 75 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-634-3 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

36,000 copies in print

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n 2 More Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; photographs by john doughty 185 color photographs, 140 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 224 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-880-4 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; foreword by kaffe fassett; photographs by john doughty 150 color photographs, 208 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-752-4 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

26,000 copies in print

KnitKnit Profiles + Projects from Knitting’s New Wave by sabrina gschwandtner; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi 148 color photographs, 176 pages, 8 x 11", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-631-2 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

K n i t s M e n Wa n t The 10 Rules Every Woman Should Know Before Knitting for a Man—Plus the Only 10 Patterns She'll Ever Need by bruce weinstein; photographs by jared flood 30 color photographs, 128 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-840-8 US $18.95  CAN $24.95

Knitting Lingerie Style More Than 30 Basic and Lingerie-Inspired Designs by joan mcgowanmichael; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Knitting New Scarves 27 Distinctly Modern Designs by lynne barr; photographs by tyllie barbosa

65 color photographs, 160 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-577-3 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-633-6 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

32,000 copies in print

Kn i t t i n g N e w M i t t e ns & G l o ve s Warm and Adorn Your Hands in 28 Innovative Ways by robin melanson; photographs by tyllie barbosa 95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-666-4 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

K n i t t e d S o cks East and West 30 Designs Inspired by Japanese Stitch Patterns by judy sumner; photographs by yoko inoue 60 color photographs, 144 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-799-9 US $22.50  CAN $29.50

116 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-861-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

Knitspeak An A to Z Guide to the Language of Knitting Patterns by andrea berman price; illustrations by patti pierce stone 125 illustrations, 224 pages, 45/8 x 6½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-632-9 US $17.95  CAN $21.95

Knit A Personal Handbook by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell 5 color photographs, 144 pages, 6 x 7¼", hardcover with cloth spine, concealed wire-o binding, needle gauge, zip pouch, elastic closure. ISBN: 978-1-58479-357-1 US $15.95  CAN $19.95

K n i ta l o n g Celebrating the Tradition of Knitting Together by larissa brown and martin john brown; photographs by michael crouser

Knitting for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by betty christiansen; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi

125 color and black-and-white photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-665-7 US $22.50  CAN $24.50

16 color photographs, 132 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine, logo cards. ISBN: 978-1-58479-533-9 US $19.95  CAN $24.95

Reversible Knitting 50 Brand-New, Groundbreaking Stitch Patterns by lynne barr; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 250 color photographs, 192 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-805-7 US $29.95  CAN $38.95

50,000 copies in print

25,000 copies in print Knitting 24/7 30 Projects to Knit, Wear, and Enjoy, On the Go and Around the Clock by véronik avery; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

C o mf o r t K n i t t i n g & C r o ch e t: Af g h a n s More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs Featuring Berroco's Comfort Yarn by norah gaughan and margery winter; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

90 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-844-6 US $21.95  CAN $28.50

100 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 /8", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-826-2  US $19.95  CAN $25.95 7

34,000 copies in print

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118 color photographs, 224 pages, 9¾ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-85177-595-8 US $60.00  CAN $78.00

45 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 144 pages, 5¾ x 8½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-480-6 US $18.95  CAN $26.95

Print ing b y Ha nd A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens by lena corwin; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Sewing Green 25 Projects Made with Repurposed and Organic Materials by betz white; photographs by john gruen

20 color photographs, 136 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-804-0 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

100 color photographs, envelope with pullout patterns, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with concealed wire‑o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-672-5 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

65 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-758-6 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

Girls’ Best Book of Knitting, Sewing, and Em b r o i d e r y by virginie desmoulins 65 color photographs, 75 color illustrations, 112 pages, 7¼ x 101/8", paper over board with die-cut paper doll; spiral bound. ISBN: 978-1-58479-600-8 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

V i n ta g e Baby Knits More Than 40 Heirloom Patterns from the 1920s to the 1950s by kristen rengren 80 color photographs, 160 pages, 9½ x 8½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-761-6 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Z a kk a S e w i n g 25 Japanese Projects for the Household by therese laskey and chika mori; photographs by Yoko Inoue

Weekend Sewing More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Stitching by heather ross; photographs by John Gruen

50 color photographs, 100 color illustrations, 152 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-720-3 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

75 color photographs, over 100 color illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-675-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

62,000 copies in print

Crafting a Meaningful Home 27 DIY Projects to Tell Stories, Hold Memories, and Celebrate Family Heritage by meg mateo ilasco; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 225 color photographs, 160 pages, 73/8 x 95/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-867-5 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

Front Cover Photo: John Gruen / Denyse Schmidt: Modern Quilts, Traditional Inspiration

100 color photographs and illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps, wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-456-1 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Knitting for Baby 30 Heirloom Projects with Complete How-to-Knit Instructions by melanie falick and kristin nicholas

50,500 copies in print Q u i lt i n g for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by katherine bell; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

A lt e r n a C r a f t s 20+ Hi-Style Lo-Budget Projects to Make by jessica vitkus; photographs by brian kennedy

Es p e cia lly f or C hildren

50 color photographs and 65 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-680-0 US $15.95  CAN $17.95

50,000 copies in print

Modern TopDown Knitting Sweaters, Dresses, Skirts & Accessories Inspired by the Techniques of Barbara G. Walker by kristina mcgowan; photographs by gudrun georges

Hardwear Jewelry from a Toolbox by hannah rogge; photographs by marianne rafter

Q u i lt s 1700–2010 Hidden Histories, Untold Stories by sue prichard

Wee Wonderfuls 24 Dolls to Sew and Love by hillary lang 60 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-858-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

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K i d s C r o ch e t by kelli ronci 35 color photographs, 60 color illustrations, 128 pages, 8 x 9", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-413-4 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

See and Sew A Sewing Book for Children by tina davis 75 color and black-and-white illustrations, 152 pages, 7½ x 10½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-491-2 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Kata Golda’s HandStitched Felt 25 Whimsical Sewing Projects by kata golda 60 color photographs, 65 illustrations, 128 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-798-2 US $19.95  CAN $25.95


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STC Craft | Melanie Falick Books Spring 201 2 • www.melaniefalickbooks.com Greetings from Knit Cafe by suzan mischer; photographs by victoria pearson

One More Skein 30 Quick Projects to Knit by leigh radford; photographs by john mulligan

75 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-768-5 US $17.95  CAN $19.95

65 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-802-6 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

Weekend Knitting 50 Unique Projects and Ideas by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell

More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

L a s t- M i n u t e Knitted Gifts by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams

8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-769-2  US $18.95  CAN $20.95

80 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-860-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

60 color photographs, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-367-0 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

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A lt e r K n i t s F e lt Imaginative Projects for Knitting and Felting by leigh radford; photographs by 90 color photographs, 176 pages, john mulligan

107,500 copies in print

75 color photographs, 136 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-707-4 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

L a s t- M i n u t e Pat ch w o r k + Q u i lt e d G i f t s by joelle hoverson; photographs by anna williams 75 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-634-3 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

36,000 copies in print

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n 2 More Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; photographs by john doughty 185 color photographs, 140 illustrations, pullout pattern sheet, 224 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-880-4 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

M at e r i a l O b s e ss i o n Modern Quilts with Traditional Roots by kathy doughty and sarah fielke; foreword by kaffe fassett; photographs by john doughty 150 color photographs, 208 pages, 8¼ x 10", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-752-4 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

26,000 copies in print

KnitKnit Profiles + Projects from Knitting’s New Wave by sabrina gschwandtner; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi 148 color photographs, 176 pages, 8 x 11", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-631-2 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

K n i t s M e n Wa n t The 10 Rules Every Woman Should Know Before Knitting for a Man—Plus the Only 10 Patterns She'll Ever Need by bruce weinstein; photographs by jared flood 30 color photographs, 128 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-840-8 US $18.95  CAN $24.95

Knitting Lingerie Style More Than 30 Basic and Lingerie-Inspired Designs by joan mcgowanmichael; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Knitting New Scarves 27 Distinctly Modern Designs by lynne barr; photographs by tyllie barbosa

65 color photographs, 160 pages, 9 x 10", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-577-3 US $29.95  CAN $35.95

95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-633-6 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

32,000 copies in print

Kn i t t i n g N e w M i t t e ns & G l o ve s Warm and Adorn Your Hands in 28 Innovative Ways by robin melanson; photographs by tyllie barbosa 95 color photographs, 144 pages, 7 x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-666-4 US $21.95  CAN $23.95

K n i t t e d S o cks East and West 30 Designs Inspired by Japanese Stitch Patterns by judy sumner; photographs by yoko inoue 60 color photographs, 144 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-799-9 US $22.50  CAN $29.50

116 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-861-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

Knitspeak An A to Z Guide to the Language of Knitting Patterns by andrea berman price; illustrations by patti pierce stone 125 illustrations, 224 pages, 45/8 x 6½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-632-9 US $17.95  CAN $21.95

Knit A Personal Handbook by melanie falick; photographs by ericka mcconnell 5 color photographs, 144 pages, 6 x 7¼", hardcover with cloth spine, concealed wire-o binding, needle gauge, zip pouch, elastic closure. ISBN: 978-1-58479-357-1 US $15.95  CAN $19.95

K n i ta l o n g Celebrating the Tradition of Knitting Together by larissa brown and martin john brown; photographs by michael crouser

Knitting for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by betty christiansen; photographs by kiriko shirobayashi

125 color and black-and-white photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-665-7 US $22.50  CAN $24.50

16 color photographs, 132 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine, logo cards. ISBN: 978-1-58479-533-9 US $19.95  CAN $24.95

Reversible Knitting 50 Brand-New, Groundbreaking Stitch Patterns by lynne barr; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 250 color photographs, 192 pages, 8½ x 97/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-805-7 US $29.95  CAN $38.95

50,000 copies in print

25,000 copies in print Knitting 24/7 30 Projects to Knit, Wear, and Enjoy, On the Go and Around the Clock by véronik avery; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

C o mf o r t K n i t t i n g & C r o ch e t: Af g h a n s More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs Featuring Berroco's Comfort Yarn by norah gaughan and margery winter; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

90 color photographs, 128 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-844-6 US $21.95  CAN $28.50

100 color photographs, 160 pages, 8½ x 9 /8", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-826-2  US $19.95  CAN $25.95 7

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118 color photographs, 224 pages, 9¾ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-85177-595-8 US $60.00  CAN $78.00

45 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 144 pages, 5¾ x 8½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-480-6 US $18.95  CAN $26.95

Print ing b y Ha nd A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens by lena corwin; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy

Sewing Green 25 Projects Made with Repurposed and Organic Materials by betz white; photographs by john gruen

20 color photographs, 136 pages, 8¼ x 7¾", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-804-0 US $19.95  CAN $25.95

100 color photographs, envelope with pullout patterns, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with concealed wire‑o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-672-5 US $27.50  CAN $33.00

65 color photographs, pullout pattern sheet, 144 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-758-6 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

Girls’ Best Book of Knitting, Sewing, and Em b r o i d e r y by virginie desmoulins 65 color photographs, 75 color illustrations, 112 pages, 7¼ x 101/8", paper over board with die-cut paper doll; spiral bound. ISBN: 978-1-58479-600-8 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

V i n ta g e Baby Knits More Than 40 Heirloom Patterns from the 1920s to the 1950s by kristen rengren 80 color photographs, 160 pages, 9½ x 8½", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-761-6 US $27.50  CAN $30.00

Z a kk a S e w i n g 25 Japanese Projects for the Household by therese laskey and chika mori; photographs by Yoko Inoue

Weekend Sewing More Than 40 Projects and Ideas for Inspired Stitching by heather ross; photographs by John Gruen

50 color photographs, 100 color illustrations, 152 pages, 7¾ x 9¼", paperback with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-720-3 US $24.95  CAN $27.50

75 color photographs, over 100 color illustrations, pullout pattern sheets, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-675-6 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

62,000 copies in print

Crafting a Meaningful Home 27 DIY Projects to Tell Stories, Hold Memories, and Celebrate Family Heritage by meg mateo ilasco; photographs by thayer allyson gowdy 225 color photographs, 160 pages, 73/8 x 95/8", hardcover. ISBN: 978-1-58479-867-5 US $24.95  CAN $32.50

Front Cover Photo: John Gruen / Denyse Schmidt: Modern Quilts, Traditional Inspiration

100 color photographs and illustrations, 144 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps, wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-456-1 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Knitting for Baby 30 Heirloom Projects with Complete How-to-Knit Instructions by melanie falick and kristin nicholas

50,500 copies in print Q u i lt i n g for Peace Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time by katherine bell; photographs by Thayer Allyson Gowdy

A lt e r n a C r a f t s 20+ Hi-Style Lo-Budget Projects to Make by jessica vitkus; photographs by brian kennedy

Es p e cia lly f or C hildren

50 color photographs and 65 color illustrations, 160 pages, 8½ x 9½", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-680-0 US $15.95  CAN $17.95

50,000 copies in print

Modern TopDown Knitting Sweaters, Dresses, Skirts & Accessories Inspired by the Techniques of Barbara G. Walker by kristina mcgowan; photographs by gudrun georges

Hardwear Jewelry from a Toolbox by hannah rogge; photographs by marianne rafter

Q u i lt s 1700–2010 Hidden Histories, Untold Stories by sue prichard

Wee Wonderfuls 24 Dolls to Sew and Love by hillary lang 60 color photographs, 75 illustrations, 168 pages, 8½ x 9½", hardcover with cloth spine. ISBN: 978-1-58479-858-3 US $27.50  CAN $35.95

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K i d s C r o ch e t by kelli ronci 35 color photographs, 60 color illustrations, 128 pages, 8 x 9", hardcover with jacket. ISBN: 978-1-58479-413-4 US $19.95  CAN $23.95

See and Sew A Sewing Book for Children by tina davis 75 color and black-and-white illustrations, 152 pages, 7½ x 10½", hardcover with concealed wire-o binding. ISBN: 978-1-58479-491-2 US $19.95  CAN $27.95

Kata Golda’s HandStitched Felt 25 Whimsical Sewing Projects by kata golda 60 color photographs, 65 illustrations, 128 pages, 8¼ x 8¼", paperback with flaps. ISBN: 978-1-58479-798-2 US $19.95  CAN $25.95


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