A spiritual sequel to the do-it-yourself handbook Make Your Place, this is a practical guide to prolonging the lives of cherished items in the home. Tips for mending clothing, preserving the harvest from home gardening, drying herbs and meat, and other money-saving ideas are accompanied by humorous handwritten anecdotes and illustrations. This manual will be a treasured addition to the library of anyone interested in keeping costs down, being more self-sufficient, and cultivating new skills.
Make It Last: Prolonging and Preserving the Things We Love
Microcosm Publishing 2012. New paperback; 128 pages