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Women of the North: An Exhibition of Art By Inuit Women of the Canadian Arctic: Sculptures, Drawings, Wall Hangings, Costumes Dolls

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Marion Scott Gallery: 1992

Seller ID: 103262

ISBN: 0912634188

Condition: Very Good


Catalog for the exhibition that took place June 6-July 11, 1992. 95 pages, color photographs. View more info

Victoria and Albert Museum: Indian Embroidery

By: N/A

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1951

Seller ID: 129908

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book. 9 pages of text then 28 b&w illustrations. Staple-bound View more info

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Baker's Dozen: Tablemats and Beyond, A

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America: 1985

Seller ID: 140801

Condition: Very Good


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. Pr... View more info

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A Baker's Dozen: Baby, Baby, Baby

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America: 1984

Seller ID: 140799

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Baker's Dozen: From Rags to..., A

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: West Hartford, CT, Handweaver's Guild of America: 1985

Seller ID: 140802

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Material Visions: A Gallery of Miniature Art Quilts

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Somerset Studio / Stampington & Co., LLC: 2004

Seller ID: 141020

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. Many color photos. View more info

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Fabric of the Hills: The Interwoven Story of Textiles and the Landscape of the South Pennines

By: N/A

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Standing Conference of South Pennine Authorities: 1989

Seller ID: 141057

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Unpaginated, about 80 pages, each with a b&w photo and text. Contents include In the beginning: geological origins and rural traditions of the Pennines; Domestic calm before industrial storm: the domestic textile industry; Early mills and improveed machines; from weavers cottage to powered mill; The great industrial revolution : muck and brass; Twenteith century changes: one more chapter in teh Pennine saga. Map at back... View more info

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Kimsooja: Unfolding

By: Kimsooja

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vancouer Art Gallery / Hatje Cantz: 2014

Seller ID: 141843

ISBN: 3775732349

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 184 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/8"h. Many color photos of the work of multidisciplinary Korean artist Kimsooja. View more info

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Kimsooja: Unfolding

By: Kimsooja

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vancouer Art Gallery / Hatje Cantz: 2014

Seller ID: 143249

ISBN: 3775732349

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 184 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/8"h. Many color photos of the work of multidisciplinary Korean artist Kimsooja. View more info

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Knitting Lace

By: Abbey, Barbara

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Pitman Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 139536

ISBN: 0273007432

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 143 pages. 7 3/8"w x 9 1/4"h. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

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100 Afghan Squares to Knit: Patterns and Instructions for Mixing and Matching Afghan Squares for Blankets and Throws

By: Abrahams, Debbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Trafalgar Square Books: 2002

Seller ID: 134966

ISBN: 1570762228

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. View more info

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Aymara Weavings

By: Adelson, Laurie

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 136800

ISBN: 0865280223

Condition: 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. View more info

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Israeli Yemenite Embroidery

By: Adi-Rubin, Margalit

Price: $45.95

Publisher: By Author: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143663

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear only. Binding is solid but with a split midway through (see photo), covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 72 pages with many instructional diagrams, lots of color prints, b&w drawings. Inscribed by author on front end paper. View more info

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With the Flow, Against the Grain

By: Amenomori-Schmeisser, Keiko

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Craft ACT: Craft & Design Centre: 2003

Seller ID: 130011

ISBN: 0975004611

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 24 pages. Staple-bound. Many color photos. View more info

Image for Arabesque: Decorative Needlework from the Holy Land

Arabesque: Decorative Needlework from the Holy Land

By: Amir, Ziva

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141826

ISBN: 0442202903

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 64 pages. 9 3/8"w x 9"h. Lavishly illustrated throughout with over 200 pattern diagrams and photographs, all in full color. View more info

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Tablet Weaving

By: Ann Sutton; Pat Holtom

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Centre, MA, Charles T. Branford: 1975

Seller ID: 135751

ISBN: 0823150453

Condition: 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. View more info

Soapstone and Seed Beads: Arts and Crafts at the Charles Camsell Hospital, a Tuberculosis Sanatorium (and) The Charles Camsell Garment Collection

By: Annalisa, and Ruth L. McConnell (and) Jill E. Oakes Staples

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Jasper Printing for The Provincial Museum of Alberta: 1993

Seller ID: 144355

ISBN: 0773210768

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. B&W photos throughout. 58 pages in large format, chapters include: Tuberculosis: impact on native lives, The occupational therapy program, The creation of the arts and crafts collection, The fole of the museum: The Charles Camsell hospital collection project. With two catalogues for the crafts collection (55 exhibits each with a photo and description) and the garment collection (16 exhibits each with a photo and descrip... View more info

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Uncut Cloth: Saris, Shawls and Sashes

By: Askari, Nasreen;Arthur, Liz

Price: $16.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Merrell: 1999

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 124296

ISBN: 1858940834

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows very light use, lots of large color photos. View more info

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Turkish Carpets: Contemporary Handmade

By: Ayyildiz, Ugur

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Turkey, Net Turistik Yayinlar A.S.: 1995

Seller ID: 134529

ISBN: 9754791465

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 96 pages. An illustrated guide to contemporary Turkish carpets, region by region. Many color photos. View more info

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Textiles from Egypt: 4th-13th Centuries C.E.

By: Baginski, Alisa; Amalia Tidhar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tel Aviv, L.A. Mayer Memorial Institute for Islamic Art: 1980

Seller ID: 145051

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. 9 3/4"w x 9 3/4"h. Slight edge wear to cover and creases to spine. View more info