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Baker's Dozen:  Baby, Baby, Baby, A
1 Baker's Dozen: Baby, Baby, Baby, A
West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America, 1984, Folder Very Good Textiles 
A paper portfolio containing thirteen 8 1/2" x 11" single sheets (some, printed on both sides), each with a weaving pattern developed as baby gifts by thirteen weavers, and one introductory sheet. The gifts are a Carrier for Baby, Cover for Baby, Shawl, Ribbons, Blanket, Grow Chart, Christening Dress, Christening Costume, Wallhanging, Cuddly Lamb, Bibs, More Bibs, and a Quilt. The folder shows edge wear and some creases and closes with a button and thread style fastener. 140799 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Baker's Dozen:  Tablemats and Beyond, A
2 Baker's Dozen: Tablemats and Beyond, A
West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America, 1985, Folder Very Good Textiles 
A paper portfolio containing thirteen 8 1/2" x 11" single sheets (some printed on both sides), each with a weaving pattern developed for tablemats, and two introductory sheets. The projects included are Patterned Mats, Plain Weave Mat, Plain Weave Mat - with a Twist, Striped Mat - Plain & Twill, Two Potholders, Double Weave Mat on a Rosepath Threading, Checked Mat, Linen Mat, Table Protecting Mat, Modified Swarthmore Lace Mat, Heavy Mat, Checked Mat in Huck, and Scandinavian Squares. The folder shows edge wear and some creases and closes with a button and thread style fastener. Previous owner's name on cover. No date given - circa 1985. 140801 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Baker's Dozen: From Rags to..., A
3 Baker's Dozen: From Rags to..., A
West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America, 1985, Folder Very Good Textiles 
A paper portfolio containing thirteen 8 1/2" x 11" single sheets (some printed on both sides), each with a weaving pattern using any discarded or new textiles by thirteen weavers, and an introductory pamphlet. The projects included are Rag Rugs, Rag Weave, Rugs, Bath Mat, Bags, Skirt, Vests, Kimono Jacket, Vest made from Jeans, and Table Mats. The folder shows edge wear and some creases and closes with a button and thread style fastener. Previous owner's name on cover. No date given - circa 1985. 140802 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Aymara Weavings, Adelson, Laurie
4 Adelson, Laurie Aymara Weavings
Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr, 1983, 0865280223 / 9780865280229 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slightly soiled white cover. Many color photos. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. 136800 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Tablet Weaving, Ann Sutton; Pat Holtom
5 Ann Sutton; Pat Holtom Tablet Weaving
New Centre, MA, Charles T. Branford, 1975, 0823150453 / 9780823150458 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 104 pages. 7 7/8"w x 8 1/8"h. 4 color plates; 90 b&w photographs, 85 diagrams. Tablet weaving is an ancient method of making braids without using a loom. 135751 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Finishes in the Ethnic Tradition, Baizerman, Suzanne; Searle, Karen
6 Baizerman, Suzanne; Searle, Karen Finishes in the Ethnic Tradition
St. Paul, MN, Dos Tejedoras Fiber Arts Publications, 1978, Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
52 pages; staple-bound. Oblong format: 10 7/8"w x 8 1/4"h. Wear and creases to cover. Many b&w illustrations. Previous owner's inscription inside. 140815 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Boundweave, Barrett, Clotilde
7 Barrett, Clotilde Boundweave
Boulder, CO, Colorado Fiber Center, 1982, Trade Paperback Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. "Boundweave is a book that explores the design potentials of twills, twill derivatives, and some basic two-tie block weaves." 92 pages. 8 3/8"w x 11"h. 140845 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Fashions from the Loom:  Handwoven Clothing Made Easy, Beard, Betty J.
8 Beard, Betty J. Fashions from the Loom: Handwoven Clothing Made Easy
Interweave Press, 1980, 0934026033 / 9780934026031 Comb Binding Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Metal comb binding. Many b&w illustrations. Previous owner's inscription inside. 96 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11"h. 140846 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Rush - Work, Florance, Norah
9 Florance, Norah Rush - Work
London, G. Bell and Sons, LTD, 1962, Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Crafts Corbett, Jennie; Florance, J.W. 
Book is in excellent condition with very light fading of the spine as the only flaw. Binding in green boards with black print is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Text concerns practical instruction in the craft of weaving rushes, with diagrams, b/w photographs. Takes the reader through the harvesting and preparation of rushes, designs and techniques, to the finished product. Contents include Rushes and rush-work, Equipment and tools, Bases, Weaves, Borders and twisted rope handle, Posy baskets, Work baskets, Bread baskets, Oval table mats and Oval baskets, Square and rectangular baskets, etc. 139494 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Clothing: A Handwoven Approach From Warp Threads to Finished Garments Using Cotton Yarns, Hamaker, Barbara
10 Hamaker, Barbara Clothing: A Handwoven Approach From Warp Threads to Finished Garments Using Cotton Yarns
Sherman Oaks, CA, Grandor Industries, Ltd., 1979, 0960216014 / 9780960216017 Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
40 pages; staple-bound. Oblong format: 10 7/8"w x 8 1/2"h. Samples of warp and weft yarns. Many b& w illustrations. 140818 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Rugs:  Oriental and Occidental Antique & Modern:  A Handbook for Ready Reference, Holt, Rosa Belle
11 Holt, Rosa Belle Rugs: Oriental and Occidental Antique & Modern: A Handbook for Ready Reference
Chicago, A.C. McClurg & Co., 1908, Oversize Hardback Good No Jacket Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 201 pages. Brown cloth boards with color illustration of rug printed on cover. 8 1/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Slightly cracked front hinge; foxing to endpapers. With 33 full-page illustrations, 12 in full color, and other drawings in the text, and a map of the Orient. 139232 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Easy Knit Family Patterns for Your Homespuns, Humes, Barbara
12 Humes, Barbara Easy Knit Family Patterns for Your Homespuns
Barbara Humes, Loose Leaf Binder Very Good Textiles 
112 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Metal binder rings hold loose sheets together, 140823 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Textile Structures, Hutton, Helen
13 Hutton, Helen Textile Structures
N Y, Watson-Guptill Publications, Incorporated, 1975, 0823053369 / 9780823053360 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 127 pages. Many b&w photos. 7 1/2"w x 10"h. Slight edge wear. Price-clipped dust jacket. 138600 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Ethnic Looms, Jorstad, Caroline M. (editor)
14 Jorstad, Caroline M. (editor) Ethnic Looms
Seattle, WA, Museum of History and Industry, 1982, Staple Bound Near Fine Textiles 
Exhibition catalogue for a display of looms at the Museum of History and Industry in Seattle, WA in 1982. 45 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Black and white illustrations. 140814 
Price: 23.00 USD
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Designing on the Loom, Kirby, Mary
15 Kirby, Mary Designing on the Loom
Pacific Grove, CA, Select Books, 1955, Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 42 pages. Staple-bound. Many b&w photos and illustrations. 140843 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Design and the Handweaver  (Shuttle Craft Monograph Three), Mary Meigs Atwater
16 Mary Meigs Atwater Design and the Handweaver (Shuttle Craft Monograph Three)
Coupeville, WA, HTH Publishers, 1961, 0916658031 / 9780916658038 Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
26 pages; staple-bound. 7 7/8"w x 10 1/2"h. Many b&w illustrations. Later printing. 140819 
Price: 45.00 USD
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All About Silk: A Fabric Dictionary & Swatchbook (Fabric Reference Series, Volume 1), Parker. Julie
17 Parker. Julie All About Silk: A Fabric Dictionary & Swatchbook (Fabric Reference Series, Volume 1)
Seattle, WA, Rain City Publishing, 1994, 096376120X / 9780963761200 Trade Paperback Very Good Textiles 
Plastic comb binding. Oblong format: 10 3/4"w x 8 1/2"h. 92 pages. This book covers 32 fabrics, organized in alphabetical order. "Two pages are devoted to each fabric. On the left-hand page, you will find a detailed description of the fabric and how it is made, a small sample of a typical version of the fabric, and a min-vocabulary of similar fabrics, related items, or terms that need more explanation. On the other page, a checklist highlights the fabric's main sewing characteristics, its price, suggested styles and methods of care." Some of the fabric samples are creased or wrinkled. 140804 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Navajo Shepherd and Weaver, Reichard, Gladys A.
18 Reichard, Gladys A. Navajo Shepherd and Weaver
N Y, J.J. Augustin Publisher, 1936, First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Poor Native Peoples 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. A bit musty smelling. Dust jacket is torn on edges and has been taped. 222 pages. 6 7/8"w x 9 1/4"h. Cloth boards resembling burlap. Black and white photos and illustratons. 140606 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Ethnic Looms and Technique, Seattle Weaver's Guild Study Group
19 Seattle Weaver's Guild Study Group Ethnic Looms and Technique
By Author, 1977, Oversize Paperback Fine Textiles 
Hand-bound folder-style 75 page typewritten and copied product on 8 1/2 x 11" paper. Contents include African strip looms (narrow horizontal & African Ashanti), Bolivian Frame loom, Bedouin ground loom, Chilkat weaving, Hopi wedding sash, Korean loom, Salish weaving, Taaniko, warp-weighted looms: (Lapp and Green). Illustrated with loom construction diagrams, weaving technique, dyeing information, and b&w photos. 128090 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Nantucket Lightship Baskets, Seeler, Katherine; Seeler, Edgar
20 Seeler, Katherine; Seeler, Edgar Nantucket Lightship Baskets
Nantucket, MA, Deermouse Press, 1972, 096005961X / 9780960059614 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Textiles Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 117 pages. 7 5/8"w x 10 1/4"h. Signed by both authors on title page. A sixteen page history of the Nantucket Lightship Baskets and 51 black and white photographic plates. 140174 
Price: 65.00 USD
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