Great Jones

  • PROJECTS AND THEIR CONSEQUENCES
    JESSE REISER
    Projects and Their Consequences presents fifteen key projects from leading architectural thinkers Reiser + Umemoto. Projects and Their Consequences traces thirty years of innovative, multidisciplinary investigations of form, structure, technique, and planning. Projects include large-scale studies of infrastructure for the East River Corridor and Hudson Yards areas in Manhattan ...

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  • ARTFUL CATS
    MARY SAVIG
    Cats, cats, and more cats! Expressive or aloof, affectionate or enigmatic, cats have complicated characters that make them compelling artists' muses. Artful Cats explores the quirky and charming relationships of artists with their cats in 130 rarely seen photos, paintings, sketches, manuscripts, and letters from the Archives of American Art. Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, Louise N...

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  • A COLORFUL LIFE
    LOUISE SANDHAUS / KAT CATMUR
    The designer Gere Kavanaugh is an irrepressible force of nature who epitomized the craft and folk vibe of the '60s and '70s California design scene and remains a larger-than-life personality today. Raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Kavanaugh became in 1952 only the third woman to earn a degree in Cranbrook Academy of Art's design program. After successful stints as one of GM's so-c...

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  • BUILD IT YOURSELF: WEEKEND PROJECTS FOR THE GARDEN
    PERRONE, FRANK (AUTHOR)
    Are you into gardening, DIY, or organic living? Looking to branch into woodworking? Build It Yourself: Weekend Projects for the Garden will help you to do just that. Accompanying you every step of the way, from the local home goods store to your workshop or table, Build It Yourself is a fun, accessible, and portable guide to constructing twelve practical, tasteful projects for ...

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  • WRIGHT SITES: A GUIDE TO FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT PUBLIC PLACES (FIELD GUIDE TO FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT HOUSES AND STRUCTURES, INCLUDES TOUR INFORMATION, PHOTOGRAPHS, AND ITINERARIES)
    FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT BUILDING CONSERVANCY (AUTHOR), JOEL HOGLUND (EDITOR), JACK QUINAN (INTRODUCTION)
    This revised and updated edition of Wright sites celebrates the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright`s birth. ...

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  • THE WRITER SAYS: QUOTES, QUIPS, AND WORDS OF WISDOM
    KEVIN LIPPERT (COMPILER)
    The Writer Says summons us to an intimate gathering of novelists, memorists, grammarians, journalists, and teachers - a glittering cocktail party where history`s most venerable scribes meet today`s freshest storytellers and essayists to compare insights on work habits, formative experiences, the pleasures and limitations of language, the business of authoring, and much more. On...

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  • SHOES
    JOHNSTON, LUCY / WOOLLEY, LINDA
    Shoes have always captured the imagination, and communicated the priorities and ambitions of the wearer. In the reign of Henry VIII, exaggerated shapes and wide toes were footwear's reflection of the aggressive social climate of court, while engravings of Queen Victoria show impossibly narrow slippers, worn in pursuit of nineteenth-century ideals of daintiness. Contemporary sho...

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  • YOU ARE HERE: NYC
    HARMON, KATHARINE
    Maps are magical. Every graphic, like every story, has a point of view, and New York is rife with mapmaking possibilities, thick with mythology, and glutted with history. You Are Here: NYC assembles some two hundred maps charting every inch and facet of the five boroughs, depicting New Yorks of past and present, and a city that never was."A Nightclub Map of Harlem" traces a boo...

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  • LUCIAN FREUD'S SKETCHBOOKS
    HOWGATE, SARAH
    Previously unpublished drawings from the private sketchbooks of the pre-eminent British painter offer a new perspective on the artist's personality and artistic genius.This revelatory publication features a selection of beautifully reproduced images from the sketchbooks of Lucian Freud (1922-2011), one of the world's greatest realist painters. Most of the sketches - which inclu...

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  • CREATIVE CAT
    SINDEN, DAVID
    The Creative Cat is your muse in this irresistible journal. Extend, complete and/or color in these charming cat-themed illustrations, letting the cat guide you: he starts, you finish. This original take on doodling/patterning will delight cat and coloring fans of all ages. ...

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  • EDIFICES DE ROME MODERNE
    LETAROUILLY, PAUL
    Paul Letarouilly's masterpiece, Edifices de Rome Moderne, has been hailed as the most beautiful book on Renaissance architecture ever published. Letarouilly (1795–1855) devoted thirty-five years to drawing the plans, sections, elevations, perspectives, and large-scale details of gardens, convents, palaces, and churches of Renaissance Rome. His keen observational ability and imm...

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  • REMARKABLE PLANTS: MINI NOTEBOOKS
    KEW THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS / THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW
    This set of three notebooks--one lined, one gridded, and one with blank pages--offers ample room to keep notes, reflections, jottings, or lists. Each notebook cover boasts an amazing botanical illustration from the celebrated book Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World.u003cbru003eu003cbru003e The notebook set is part of a range of stationery products that marries the design an...

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  • I CAN MAKE MY OWN ACCESSORIES
    SCOTT-SMITH, LOUISE / VAUX, GEORGIA
    I Can Make My Own Accessories is brimming with smart ideas for making your own fashion accessories! Make and customize unique, stylish jewelry, hair accessories, bags, belts, and much more.With inspirational photographs of the finished accessories this book includes clear step-by-step illustrated instructions and actual-size patterns to make a wide range of on-trend accessories...

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  • THE KITCHEN ART STUDIO
    JENNY, PETER
    The Kitchen Art Studio turns the old adage "Don't play with your food" on its head by encouraging readers to discover the creative energy hidden in their pantry. In Peter Jenny's playful exercises, broccoli becomes material for sculpture, a cookie depicts the waning moon, cherry stems form captivating patterns, and spoons inspire performance art. ...

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  • UNLEARNING TO DRAW (LEARNING TO SEE)
    JENNY, PETER (AUTHOR)
    Unlearning to Draw looks to the art of children and outsider artists for inspiration, advocating a return to carefree, untrained drawing and a renewed focus on the joys of making rather than on the end result. Author Peter Jenny encourages readers to use family photographs as the starting point to develop their own types of outsider art. ...

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  • JAN KAPLICKÝ DRAWINGS
    RICHARD ROGERS / IVAN MARGOLIUS
    Jan Kaplicky (1937-2009) was a visionary architect with a passion for drawing. It was his way of discovering, describing and constructing; and through drawing he presented beguiling architectural imagery of the highest order. Many of his sketches, cutaway drawings and photomontages are brought together and celebrated in this book. These drawings date from the early years of his...

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  • KIMONO NOW
    OKAZAKI, MANAMI
    From the refined homes of Tokyo to the nightclubs of Kyoto; from gangster chic to Harajuku street style; from ateliers and catwalks to city sidewalks and religious festivals--this book shows how the kimono has continued to be one of Japan's most exciting wardrobe elements. Across Japan, women and men are rediscovering the kimono. Comfortable, versatile, and easily adapted to re...

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  • FLORA ILLUSTRATA
    NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
    An exquisitely illustrated volume in celebration of the world's foremost library of botanical works The renowned LuEsther T. Mertz Library of The New York Botanical Garden counts among its holdings many of the most beautiful and pioneering botanical and horticultural works ever created. More than eight centuries of knowledge, from the twelfth century to the present, are represe...

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  • THE GLOBAL ART COMPASS
    HICKS, ALISTAIR
    In the past, writers and critics such as Goethe, Ruskin, and Clement Greenberg perpetuated particular ideas about art and even dictated these ideas to the artists themselves. Today, artists no longer have to follow one prevailing theory and the art world is less centralized in particular cities: New York, London, Paris, Berlin, and Beijing all offer rich environments to artists...

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  • THE PRISON
    Having left South Africa at the age of four as a political refugee with his parents, photographer Koto Bolofo returned to his home country with his wife in 1992, two years after Nelson Mandela had been released from prison. Bolofo got free access to the notorious and by now deserted prison of Robben Island, where Mandela had been held for the majority of the twenty-seven years ...

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  • GENERATIVE DESIGN
    HARTMUT BOHNACKER / BENEDIKT GROSS / JULIA LAUB
    Generative design is a revolutionary new method of creating artwork, models, and animations from sets of rules, or algorithms. By using accessible programming languages such as Processing, artists and designers are producing extravagant, crystalline structures that can form the basis of anything from patterned textiles and typography to lighting, scientific diagrams, sculptures...

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  • DRAWING TECHNIQUES
    JENNY, PETER
    This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that surrounds them with fresh eyes. Visual thinking and using one's imagination are skills that are often neglected in today's world. With author Peter Jenny's help, readers will learn to perceive their environment in a new way and will soon follow his l...

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  • THE ARTIST'S EYE
    JENNY, PETER
    This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that surrounds them with fresh eyes. Visual thinking and using one's imagination are skills that are often neglected in today's world. With author Peter Jenny's help, readers will learn to perceive their environment in a new way and will soon follow his l...

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  • FIGURE DRAWING
    JENNY, PETER
    This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that surrounds them with fresh eyes. Visual thinking and using one's imagination are skills that are often neglected in today's world. With author Peter Jenny's help, readers will learn to perceive their environment in a new way and will soon follow his l...

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  • ALVAR AALTO HOUSES
    JETSONEN, J. / JETSONEN, S.
    During the course of a career spanning more than fifty years, Finnish architect and designer Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) designed nearly one hundred single-family houses. Aalto, also known for his furniture and glassware, worked in a distinctive style that blended modernism and traditional vernacular architecture. Now available in paperback, Alvar Aalto Houses presents twenty-six o...

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  • INSIDE THE FAVELAS
    A unique linsight into life in Brazil's infamous favelas. A honest portrayal of the 'other side' of Brazil's society. Portrays a world that came to prominence with the hit film City of God. Combining thought-provoking text and hard-hitting, stunning photography, Inside the Favelas provides a compelling commentary on the life in Brazil's shanty towns Includes a foreword by The H...

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  • THE MOST BEAUTIFUL VILLAGES OF PROVENCE
    JACOBS, MICHAEL / PALMER, HUGH
    Provence is a land apart, a territory of outstanding beauty and distinction that has fascinated outsiders since earliest times. The Greeks, the Romans, the barbarians of the North, and the Moors have all left their traces in its villages, from the Luberon to the Alpes-Maritimes.It is in such smaller communities that the true Provencal spirit can be found: in brilliant sunlight ...

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  • THE NEW JEWELERS
    DUPON, OLIVIER
    Jewelry has long been an accessory attributed with talismanic power and significance, and its appeal crosses all boundaries of culture, age, and gender. In this beautiful new book, Olivier Dupon introduces over 100 of the finest modern jewelers practicing today. Both up-and-coming and established designers are featured, and the sheer variety of their work is amazing. The book s...

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  • THE THAMES & HUDSON DICTIONARY OF GRAPHIC DESIGN AND DESIGNERS
    LIVINGSTON,ALAN / LIVINGSTON, ISABELLA
    Twenty years in print, "The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers" contains around 750 entries offering detailed information on every important graphic designer, movement, agency, practice and publication from 1840 up to the present day. The dictionary gives clear and accessible definitions, from technical minutiae of typography to computer-aided design and...

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  • REVOLUTION OF FORMS UPDATED EDITION
    JOHN A. LOOMIS
    Prior to the publication of Revolution of Forms in 1999, few were aware that the most outstanding architectural achievement of the Cuban Revolution, the Escuelas Nacionales de Arte (National Art School), stoodneglected just outside Havana. Three architects who aimed to reinvent architecture just as the revolution hoped to reinvent society were commissioned. However, before cons...

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  • GRAFFITI AND STREET ART
    WACLAWEK, ANNA
    Whether adored or abhorred, graffiti and street art provoke passionate debate. This is the first comprehensive popular survey of the art movement around the world. Organized thematically, it explores the origins of the movement and its evolution, the relationship between street art and the urban environment, its interactions with (or rejection of) the market and the world of co...

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  • MANHATTAN SKYSCRAPERS
    ERIC NASH
    What do you picture when you think of New York City? For most, it is the city's distinctive skyline, made famous bycountless movies and photographs. Everyone in Manhattan, whether first-time visitor or longtime resident, experiences the awe of gazing up at the soaring stone, steel, and glass towers of Wall Street or Midtown, and wonders how those structures came to be built. Fi...

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  • BUILDING ENVELOPES
    JENNY LOVELL
    Building Envelopes -- Far from being just a simple outer wall or decorative element, the building envelope, or facade, determines a building's structural stability, climate control, and degree of energy performance. There is an urgent need for architects and allied professionals to gain a greater understanding of how materials and technologies can be applied to meet both aesthe...

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  • PARIS
    GARCETTI, GIL
    These days, bicycles are as much a part of the image of Paris as the Eiffel Tower. Through his photographs, Gil Garcetti captures fleeting figures, silhouettes that appear suddenly, turn a street corner and then disappear on the horizon. With an artist's eye, he goes beyond documentation and creates a delicate mosaic of our city on bicycles. This elegant work is at once tribute...

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  • DIGITAL FABRICATIONS
    IWAMOTO, LISA
    Digital Fabrications -- Architectural pioneers such as Frank Gehry and Greg Lynn introduced the world to the extreme forms made possible by digital fabrication. It is now possible to transfer designs made on a computer to computer-controlled machinery that creates actual building components. This "file to factory" process not only enables architects to realize projects featurin...

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  • BIOREBOOT: THE ARCHITECTURE OF R&SIE{N}
    GIOVANNI CORBELLINI
    What do you call an architecture firm that draws inspiration from the most extreme aspects of nature and human psychology? When faced with this challenge in 1989, architect Franois Roche decided that the best way to express his firm's design philosophy would be to change its name every few years. Presently, the Paris-based practice goes by the name of R&Sie(n). Pronounced "here...

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  • THE MEANING OF PHOTOGRAPHY
    CLARK SYMPOSIUM / CLARK SYMPOSIUM THE MEANING OF PHOTOGRAPHY
    With essays by Geoffrey Batchen, François Brunet, Mary Ann Doane, José Luis Falconi, Robin Kelsey, Douglas R. Nickel, Blake Stimson, and John Tagg, and additional contributions by Lars Kiel Bertelsen, Anne McCauley, Jorge Ribalta, John Roberts, Eric Rosenberg, Eric C. Shiner, and Bernd StieglerPhoto essays by Sharon Harper, Lilla LoCurto and Bill Outcault, Fiona Tan, and Akram ...

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  • PHOTOJOURNALISM, 1855 TO THE PRESENT
    GOLDEN, REUEL
    Ever since Roger Fenton inaugurated the genre by photographing the Crimean War in 1855, the world's great photojournalists have used a variety of approaches to bear witness to their times. At one end of the photojournalistic spectrum are war photographers like Robert Capa and Larry Burrows, who capture the most extreme events of human existence as they happen; at the other are ...

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  • REVOLUTION IN HUNGARY
    ERICH LESSING / FRANÇOIS FEJTÖ / NICOLAS BAUQUET
    u003cbu003eErich Lessing's landmark photographs of the Hungarian Revolution, published to mark the 50th anniversary of the uprising.u003c/bu003eu003cbru003eu003cbru003e On October 23, 1956, what began as a mass rally in Budapest quickly evolved into the Hungarian Revolution. Within days, millions of Hungarians were supporting the revolt. It lasted until November 4th when it was...

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  • BATIK: DESIGN, STYLE, & HISTORY
    KERLOGUE, FIONA / SOSROWARDOYO, TARA
    A comprehensive and richly illustrated survey of batik, a glorious textile art and popular Indonesian cloth.Every aspect of batik is rich in symbolism: its colors, motifs, and designs, as well as the way it is made, folded, and worn. Formerly a family and tribal signifier, and then a symbol of Indonesian independence and identity, it is now a fabric in demand all over the world...

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  • NEW ART IN THE 60S AND 70S
    RORIMER, ANNE
    By the end of the 1960s a revolution had taken place in the perception and practice of art in Europe and North America. This book, the first detailed account of developments centered around the conceptual art movement, highlights the main issues underlying visually disparate works dating from the second half of the 1960s to the end of the 1970s. These works questioned the accep...

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  • ABORIGINAL ART
    CARUANA, WALLY
    Widely sought after, Aboriginal art has now taken its place in the collections of the great museums and galleries.This is the first concise survey of the full range of the work of Australia's indigenous artists from all parts of the continent. Building on traditions that stretch back at least fifty millennia, these artists have worked in a variety of contexts, from the sacred r...

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  • THE MOST BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY TOWNS OF PROVENCE
    ATTLEE, HELENA
    The outstanding beauty and distinction of the small towns of Provence have proved irresistibly attractive to visitors from America for the best part of a century. From the hills and mountains of the Alps and the Luberon to the rich vine-growing country of the Var and the delightful coastal resorts, these communities are special places indeed. In the small towns one finds the tr...

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  • THE MOST BEAUTIFUL VILLAGES OF NORMANDY
    HUGH PALMER
    Normandy is a vast region of open country and woodland as well as a coastal land of towering cliffs and sandy beaches, punctuated by delicious villages - some fashionable resorts, others still working fishing communites. The area is crossed by rivers along the banks of which stand many gems of villages, like exquisite Carrouges in the south, and Clécy in the valley of the Orne ...

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  • THE COMPLETE PEANUTS VOL. 3: 1955–1956
    CHARLES SCHULZ (AUTHOR, ARTIST)
    The third volume in our acclaimed series takes us into the mid-1950s as Linus learns to talk, Snoopy begins to explore his eccentricities (including his hilarious first series of impressions), Lucy's unrequited crush on Schroeder takes final shape, and Charlie Brown becomes...well, even more Charlie Brown-ish! Over half of the strips in this volume have never been printed since...

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  • D.I.Y.: DESIGN IT YOURSELF (DESIGN HANDBOOKS)
    ELLEN LUPTON (AUTHOR)
    Not satisfied with the new T-shirts on sale at the local mall? Maybe you'd like a wedding invitation that expresses your own vision, not your party planner's? How about some personalized stationery? An upgrade to your website? A business card? A poster for your political campaign? A CD package for your band? Sound good? Then get up off your couch and Design It Yourself! Avoid g...

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  • DELICIOUS BOOK DESIGN
    MEGAN VAN STADEN (AUTHOR)
    This richly illustrated book presents stunning food-related books that showcase special editorial design, from the aspect of jacket, typography, or food-styling techniques. The first part introduces some classical formats that many designers use, with clear, detailed explanatory notes; the second part features a variety of creative and original formats not commonly seen, which ...

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  • STUDIO JOY WORKS
    RICK JOY (AUTHOR)
    Rick Joy's reputation as one of the country's most gifted designers, whose mining of materials and site create transcendent, even poetic buildings, was established in his first book, Desert Works. This follow-up, Studio Joy Works, marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of his firm's founding and continues the careful documentation of the growing body of his important work, includin...

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  • LOOS: THE LOOSHAUS
    LONG, CHRISTOPHER
    When it was completed in 1911, the Goldman & Salatsch Building in Vienna, commonly known as the Looshaus, incited controversy for its austerity and plainness. It represented a stark rejection of the contemporary preference for ornamentation, though its architect, Adolf Loos (1870-1933), had intended it to preserve Viennese tradition within a new modernist language. The heated d...

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  • ARCHIPOPS
    CORINA FLETCHER

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  • IN THE DARKNESS OF THE NIGHT
    NELLA NOTTE BUIA

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  • THE NEW URBAN HOUSE
    BELL STATHAKI

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  • STICKER, SHAPE, CREATE: A STICKER ART ACTIVITY BOOK
    THEREZA ROWE

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  • THE BIG BOOK OF BRAIDING:
    A stunning visual collection of more than fifty different braided hair styles, with detailed instructions and helpful photographs that show how to create them.From the big screen to the runway to the red carpet, braided hairstyles have never been more popular than they are today. Whether you want to sport gorgeous, complex twists, pull back your hair for workouts or the big gam...

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