Making Glorious Gifts From your Garden

Making Glorious Gifts From your Garden

Book - 1999
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Harvest the most glorious gifts right in your own backyard--and show your family and friends that you care enough to make the very best! Gather the most fragrant herbs, the prettiest roses, and the garden's freshest vegetables, and use them to whip up cosmetics, perfumes, potpourri, and many more homemade presents. Experiment with the variety of techniques for drying and preserving your bounty, press flowers and vegetables for displaying under glass or mounting, concoct individualized beauty products, and prepare delicious food and drink, like herb butters, flavored teas and liqueurs. And, if you don't have a garden--just take a trip to your local farmer's market! The author lives in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia. 128 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10. NEW IN PAPERBACK.

Baker & Taylor
Explains how to make personalized gifts such as floral soaps, bath oils, potpourris, and picture frames by using materials from the garden.

Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c1999
ISBN: 9780806924793
Characteristics: 128 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: Gifts from your garden


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Mar 08, 2016

Very pretty book, probably inspiring, but it was a one or two things from your garden and $50 from the craft store kind of book. Not what I had hoped for.

Oct 22, 2010

This is a great book. There were so many amazing ideas I ended up buying it!! Great ideas at many crafting levels.


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