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ART IS THE CLOTH: HOW TO LOOK AT AND UNDERSTAND TAPESTRIES

Written by Sidore, Micala
A colorful guided tour from an expert, enabling weavers, textile lovers, and art lovers to notice and appreciate what tapestries can do and how they do it. This guide from expert tapestry weaver and historian Sidore gives how-to strategies enabling weavers and nonweavers to notice and appreciate the meaning of these artworks.
July 28, 2020 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 224 Pages |
$45.00
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S IS FOR STYLE: THE SCHUMACHER BOOK OF DECORATION

Written by Caponigro, Dara
Are you High Style or Boho, or maybe Happy Modern or Trad with a Twist? The legendary fabrics and wallpapers house of Schumacher shows how you can use their iconic prints and patterns to create a variety of beautiful, chic interiors in the style that most suits you. ***This book is being published with three uniquely patterned covers.
September 8, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$65.00
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VELVET ON MY MIND, VELVET ON MY LOOM: VELVET WEAVING PAST & PRESENT (REVISED)

Written by Landry, Wendy
For over one thousand years, velvet textiles were woven by hand with great ingenuity and artistry. This book recounts a transcontinental story of their development into one of the most beautiful, luxurious, and economically important products of the medieval and Renaissance periods, in constant demand at courts throughout Europe and Asia.
June 28, 2020 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 280 Pages |
$70.00
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The Modern Thread from Miró to Man Ray

One woman's influential contribution to modernism, achieved through a fascinating revival of tapestry Marie Cuttoli (1879-1973) lived in Algeria and Paris in the 1920s and collected the work of avant-garde artists such as Georges Braque, Joan Miró, and Pablo Picasso. In the ensuing decades, she went on to revive the French tapestry tradition and to popularize it as a modernist medium.
March 24, 2020 | Hardcover | Barnes Foundation | 160 Pages |
$45.00
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HANNAH RYGGEN: WOVEN MANIFESTOS

Discover the tapestries of Hannah Ryggen, one of the most influential Scandinavian artists of the 20th century. Hannah Ryggen created numerous monumental tapestries in her lifetime. Originally trained as a painter, Ryggen began weaving on a standing loom on her self-sufficient farm on the West coast of Norway.
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$55.00
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PATTERNS OF INDIA: A JOURNEY THROUGH COLORS, TEXTILES, AND THE VIBRANCY OF RAJASTHAN

Written by Chitnis, Christine
It's the trip of a lifetime--a textile-based tour of colorful Rajasthan, India featuring more than 200 lush photographs depicting everyday life in one of the most vibrant regions in the world. "Get lost in the beauty of the photographs in Patterns of India, a striking journey through the colorful Indian state of Rajasthan."--BuzzFeed Patterns of India is
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | Clarkson Potter Publishers | 288 Pages |
$30.00
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AFRICAN APPAREL: THREADED TRANSFORMATIONS ACROSS THE 20TH CENTURY

Written by Ryan, MacKenzie Moon
- Accompanies a major exhibition at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College (18 January-15 May 2020)- Essential reading for those interested in African textiles, jewelry, clothing, history, and cultural studies- Includes unpublished artworks from across the African continentFeaturing African textiles, clothing, headwear, and jewelry, this book celebrates African dress as a product of global
February 11, 2020 | Paperback | Scala Arts Publishers Inc. | 112 Pages |
$35.00
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JAPANESE QUILTS AND QUILTERS: THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN IMPORT

Written by Duryea Wong, Teresa
Discover how quilting came to be a favorite pastime for an estimated 3 million quilters in Japan today, as well as a multimillion-dollar business. For 40 years, Japan looked to America and imported quilts for ideas and inspiration.
September 28, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 144 Pages |
$34.99
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TEXTILES OF JAPAN

Written by Jackson, Anna
From rugged Japanese firemen's ceremonial robes and austere rural work-wear to colorful, delicately-patterned cotton kimonos, this lavishly illustrated volume explores Japan's rich tradition of textiles. Textiles are an eloquent form of cultural expression and of great importance in the daily life of a people, as well as in their rituals and ceremonies.
January 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 520 Pages |
$95.00
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INDIGO: THE COLOR THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

Written by Legrand, Catherine
Gloriously pieced together, much like the fine garments it portrays, this colorful book takes the reader on an international tour of indigo-colored textiles, presenting a huge swathe of remarkable clothing, people, and fabric.
April 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 288 Pages |
$65.00

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