You could call Clara Parkes a Yarn Whisperer. Whether you're new to knitting or you're a seasoned knitter, you'll find the step-by-step instructions and gorgeous patterns you're looking for in The Knitter’s Book of Socks. With Clara's help, you’ll be boot-ready in plenty of time for fall!
Drawing with pencils isn't just for fine artists and elementary school kiddos. It's an easy, colorful way to unleash your creativity! Think of it as “drawing a painting in color." The first step is to choose the right materials for you - here's how.
A terrarium is a luscious, unique way to display nature in your home. Horticulturist Tovah Martin shares her step-by-step technique for making a moss terrarium - so easy and fun, and the result is a real conversation piece.
My friend Kimberly grew up in a family that grew or raised everything they ate. Through her store, she tries to give urbanites a chance to revel in nature—and her own two young children a feel for how their grandparents lived. To that end, she taught a class on making a tire planter—something she remembers seeing all over front yards in the 70s.
Tie-dye has grown up and resurfaced as one of today’s most inspired looks. From runway collections to celebrity style, the modern twist on tie-dye is more sophisticated, but making it is still as much fun as ever. We have an easy summer tie-dye project for you: the Crystalline Scarf. Gorgeous!
Part of the joy of life is finding the beauty in everyday moments. Most kids love to decorate, so get them involved, too. Even tiny hands can help assemble simple garlands like this no-sew bunting, which would look adorable at an outdoor party - or even to decorate your sewing studio, like I did!
Many of us work from home these days, and even if we head to the office each morning, we often want a place at home to work, read, write, or create. When faced with any small space predicament, we often turn to the brilliant minds at Apartment Therapy, who help us understand what makes a room great.
Graduation season has begun, and it’s time to start thinking of gift ideas for the graduates in your life. Although customary gifts such as laptops and good-old-fashioned money are always appreciated, we’d like to offer a unique, handmade alternative.
Creativity, Inc is an unusual book. Part business, part memoir - ultimately it's about more than good leadership: it's about being inspired and extending that inspiration into the world. Pixar Films president Ed Catmull shares stories and tips that will benefit anyone who cares about their work.
We have many new moms here at the BBL offices, and we’re always looking for quick, easy, and cute knitting patterns. One of our favorite things to knit for little ones are animal hats. That’s why we’re thrilled that Brandy Fortune, author of Just Like Me Knits has shared the Jesse Doll Bear Hat pattern with us!