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VOYAThis book presents an attractive package for a young individual consumer. Its spiral binding lays nicely flat, and the flap in the cover is a good bookmark. The cover is a collage of colorful photographs of interesting projects, with one young model and a cute dog. The title sounds cool, and the subtitle is promising. Yet that same spiral paperback binding will not hold up for long in a high circulating library collection. When one begins to browse those projects, the style makes the book feel as if it is geared at someone just a bit older than a high school student. The author is part of the Martha Stewart companies, having written for her magazines and television shows, and it shows. The directions for the various projects are detailed and clear. There are nice step-by-step drawings for knitting and macrame, but detailed illustrations of some of the other crafts would have been an added bonus. Additional projects range from a funky bottle cap-based necklace that is the highlight of the cover photos to classic projects such as turning jeans into a skirt and a t-shirt rag rug. It is a decent additional purchase for the well-used, big-budget, library craft collection, but not a required element. It would make a good gift for that crafty older young adult, though. VOYA CODES: 4Q 3P S A/YA (Better than most, marred only by occasional lapses; Will appeal with pushing; Senior High, defined as grades 10 to 12; Adult-marketed book recommended for Young Adults). 2005, Stewart, Tabori, and Chang, 144p.; Index. Illus. Photos., Trade pb. Ages 15 to Adult.