Textiles, Rugs, Fabrics

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CARPETS OF AFGHANISTAN

Written by Parsons, Richard D
Carpets of Afghanistan is without a doubt one of the most detailed analysis of Afghanistan rug production ever published.
July 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Acc Art Books |
$40.00
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PILLOW GEOGRAPHY: DREAMING ACROSS AMERICA

Written by Swan, Carmel & Terrell
Not just for the design conscious homeowner, celebrities like Martha Stewart and Iris Apfel are collectors of catstudio pillowsValued at several hundred dollars, the meticulous design and craftsmanship of catstudio pillows reinforce their status as fine art objects, not just home furnishings or decorationsThe book, as the first catalog of catstudio's work, is perfect for anyone who has ever lived
October 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Glitterati |
$75.00
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CLOTH THAT CHANGED THE WORLD: THE ART AND FASHION OF INDIAN CHINTZ

The story of India's exuberantly colored textiles that made their mark on design, technology, and trade around the world
January 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Other Distribution |
$50.00
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WITH PLEASURE: PATTERN AND DECORATION IN AMERICAN ART 1972-1985

A timely and expansive survey of a groundbreaking American art movement that overturned aesthetic hierarchies in a riot of color and ornamentation
December 10, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$65.00
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BOOK OF BATIK

Written by Kerlogue, Fiona
This is the definitive study of Indonesian batik, a glorious textile art and famed cloth rich in symbolism, now in demand all over the world. With over 200 photographs, The Book of Batik explores the origins of batik, the materials and methods of production, regional traditions and differences, motifs and meanings, modern influences, batik as costume and as an art form.
March 5, 2019 | Paperback | Editions Didier Millet | 192 Pages |
$30.00

ART OF WALLPAPER: COLOR, DRAW, CREATE

Written by Victoria and Albert Museum
The choice of wallpaper--an intricate floral motif, a complex repeat pattern, or a bold abstract design--can transform a room. The Art of Wallpaper showcases inspirational wallpapers from the V&A's outstanding collection, from intricate hand-drawn designs to bold, woodblocked prints, and invites readers to create designs of their own.
January 16, 2018 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 96 Pages |
$19.95

EMBROIDERY: A MAKER'S GUIDE

Written by Victoria and Albert Museum
Embroidery: A Maker's Guide contains fifteen beautiful step- by- step projects for crafters at all levels. Each one takes its cue from a different tradition, including English goldwork, Indian beetle- wing embellishment, Japanese Kogin, and Irish whitework, as well as contemporary machine embroidery.
January 16, 2018 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 176 Pages |
$24.95

PATCHWORK & QUILTING: A MAKER'S GUIDE

Written by Victoria and Albert Museum
Patchwork & Quilting: A Maker's Guide contains fifteen beautiful step- by- step projects for crafters at all levels. Each one takes its cue from a different tradition, including Indian kantha, English wholecloth quilting, Japanese boro patchwork, and the block- and strip- pieced quilts of North America, as well as applique traditions from Hawaii and Panama.
January 16, 2018 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 176 Pages |
$24.95
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FLOWERING DESERT: TEXTILES FROM SINDH

Written by Askari, Nasreen
A lavishly illustrated volume of Pakistani textiles of extraordinary colour and vibrancy from one of the most arid areas on Earth.The Flowering Desert: Textiles from Sindh focuses on a private collection of textiles from Sindh, Pakistan, which, according to some scholars, was the crucible in which the textile traditions of Gujarat and Rajasthan were forged.
October 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Paul Holberton Publishing |
$45.00
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SOURCING IDEAS FOR TEXTILE DESIGN: RESEARCHING COLOUR, SURFACE, STRUCTURE, TEXTURE AND PATTERN

Written by Stevenson, Frances
A visual goldmine for designers of original print, weave and embellishment, Sourcing Ideas for Textile Design will help you generate new ideas, develop them methodically and finally create beautifully designed textiles.
February 6, 2020 | Paperback | Bloomsbury Visual Arts | 168 Pages |
$29.95

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