Textiles, Rugs, Fabrics

WOVEN TEXTILE DESIGN

Written by Shenton, Jan
Woven Textile Design offers a comprehensive introduction to weaving for all those wishing to design and produce a wide range of fabrics from scratch. Starting with the basics of woven textile design, the book looks at how to draw up and interpret records and notation, before explaining how different types of cloth are constructed.
May 27, 2014 | Paperback | Laurence King | 224 Pages |
$40.00

STRIKING PATTERNS: GLOBAL TRACES IN LOCAL IKAT FASHION

Ikat refers to the originally Indonesian art and technique in which warp or weft threads, or both, are tie-dyed before weaving the fabric, creating complex patterns on handwoven textiles. Since time immemorial, master weavers in eastern Indonesia and Timor-Leste have embraced ideas and motifs from elsewhere and integrated them in their own designs.
February 28, 2017 | Paperback | Hatje Cantz | 208 Pages |
$60.00

PILLOWS, CURTAINS, AND SHADES STEP BY STEP

Written by DK
Create custom interiors without the price tag with this guide, packed with fabulous home décor sewing projects. From how to make pillow covers to creating your own set of Roman shades, the 25 easy-to-follow projects in this step-by-step sewing book enable you to explore interior design from the comfort of your own sewing machine.
February 28, 2017 | Paperback | DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) | 224 Pages |
$15.95
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BOJAGI: DESIGN AND TECHNIQUES IN KOREAN TEXTILE ART

Written by Cook, Sara
Discover one of Eastern culture's most beautiful textile arts: Korean Bojagi!
September 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Batsford |
$29.95
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POETIC CLOTH: CREATING MEANING IN TEXTILE ART

Written by Lamb, Hannah
An esteemed textile artist shows how to create poetic, personal pieces, filled with depth and meaning.
September 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Batsford | 128 Pages |
$29.95
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MODERN QUILT BIBLE: OVER 100 TECHNIQUES FOR THE MODERN QUILTER

Written by Betts, Elizabeth
Learn how to create stunning modern quilts with the Modern Quilt Bible the ultimate reference guide to patchwork and quilting techniques. Author of Beginner's Guide to Quilting Liz Betts explains over 100 techniques used by designers to create eye-catching modern quilts.
January 21, 2020 | Paperback | David & Charles Publishers | 160 Pages |
$24.99
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ZUBER: TWO CENTURIES OF PANORAMIC WALLPAPER

Written by Coleman, Brian
Luxurious homes featuring woodblock printed panoramic wallpapers from the premier French manufacturer Zuber & Cie.
August 20, 2019 | Hardcover | Gibbs Smith |
$75.00
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GOLDEN THREAD: HOW FABRIC CHANGED HISTORY

Written by St Clair, Kassia
From colorful 30,000-year-old threads found on the floor of a Georgian cave to the Indian calicoes that sparked the Industrial Revolution, The Golden Thread weaves an illuminating story of human ingenuity. Design journalist Kassia St.
November 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 368 Pages |
$23.95
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THREADS OF LIFE: A HISTORY OF THE WORLD THROUGH THE EYE OF A NEEDLE

Written by Hunter, Clare
A globe-spanning history of sewing, embroidery, and the people who have used a needle and thread to make their voices heard
October 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams |
$26.00
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YEAR OF KNOTS: MODERN PROJECTS, INSPIRATION, AND CREATIVE REINVENTION

Written by Chien, Windy
Instructions and projects that celebrate the diverse beauty and creative possibilities of macramé and knots
September 17, 2019 | Hardcover | ABRAMS |
$27.50

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