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The Rarest Blue: The Remarkable Story of an Ancient Color Lost to History and Rediscovered
The Rarest Blue: The Remarkable Story of an Ancient Color Lost to History and Rediscovered
by Baruch Sterman
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For centuries, blue and purple dyed fabrics ranked among the ancient world’s most desirable objects, commanding many times their weight in gold. Few people knew their secrets, carefully guarding the valuable knowledge, and strict laws... (read more)

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Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens
Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens
by Lena Corwin
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Textile designer Lena Corwin has mastered the "so cute it makes you want to squeal" aesthetic, and thanks to the detailed instructions and full-color, step-by-step photographs in her debut book, Printing by Hand, you can too. This helpful guide covers... (read more)

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Dover Pictorial Archives #281: Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing
Dover Pictorial Archives #281: Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing
by Rita J Adrosko
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All the information ever needed to extract dyestuffs from common trees, flowers, lichens, and weeds to create beautifully dyed materials. The heart of the book is 52 recipes for dyes made from natural, easily obtained dyestuffs: brown dyes from the... (read more)

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The Complete Guide to Natural Dyeing: Techniques and Recipes for Dyeing Fabrics, Yarn, and Fibers at Home
The Complete Guide to Natural Dyeing: Techniques and Recipes for Dyeing Fabrics, Yarn, and Fibers at Home
by Eva Lambert
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Exploring natural and foolproof dyeing techniques—to coincide with the high demand for organic and rustic approaches to fiber arts—this colorful guide expertly utilizes the many modern and traditional methods intrinsic to creating beautiful... (read more)

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Eco Colour: Botanical Dyes for Beautiful Textiles
Eco Colour: Botanical Dyes for Beautiful Textiles
by India Flint
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The essence of plants bursts forth in magnificent hues and surprising palettes. Using dyes of the leaves, roots, and flowers to color your cloth and yarn can be an amazing journey into botanical alchemy. In Eco Colour, artistic dyer and colorist India... (read more)

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Wild Color: The Complete Guide to Making and Using Natural Dyes
Wild Color: The Complete Guide to Making and Using Natural Dyes
by Jenny Dean
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The best resource on natural dyeing is back, updated to make your colorful hobby even more beautiful and rewarding.   A practical and inspiring guide to creating and using natural dyes from plants, Wild Color, Revised and Updated Edition, offers the... (read more)

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Color & Fiber
Color & Fiber
by Patricia Lambert
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Fiber artists will welcome this opportunity to learn how to use and control color with this monumental and exquisitely beautiful bookwhether they stitch, quilt, weave, work in macram, hook rugs, knit, crochet, or experiment in mixed media.... (read more)

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Art Cloth: Guide To Surface Design for Fabric (10 Edition)
Art Cloth: Guide To Surface Design for Fabric (10 Edition)
by Jane Dunnewold
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When Jane Dunnewold's book Complex Cloth was published in 1996, it quickly became the bible of surface design for fiber artists. In the years since, the world of surface design has significantly expanded: now fiber artists, art-to-wear designers, and art... (read more)

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Tapestry (Agile Rabbit Editions)
Tapestry (Agile Rabbit Editions)
by Pepin Press
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From the 14th to 17th centuries the art of weaving thick fabrics with beautifully executed designs flourished, particularly in France and Flanders. The tapestries made in Arras and other major textile towns were sought after to decorate palaces and grand... (read more)

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Textiles: The Whole Story
Textiles: The Whole Story
by Beverly Gordon
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There are few aspects of our lives—physical, emotional, spiritual—in which thread and fabrics do not play a notable part. Beverly Gordon reminds us memorably and movingly of the powerful significance of fabric throughout human history. Her... (read more)

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Candace Wheeler: the Art and Enterprise of American Design, 1875-1900
Candace Wheeler: the Art and Enterprise of American Design, 1875-1900
by Amelia Peck
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Candace Wheeler was the leading American textile designer of the late nineteenth century, as well as a driving force behind the professionalization of women in the design field.... (read more)

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Harvesting Color: How to Find Plants and Make Natural Dyes
Harvesting Color: How to Find Plants and Make Natural Dyes
by Rebecca Burgess
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Selection of the Crafters' Choice Book ClubBeautiful natural dyes from plants found in the wild or grown in your own backyard. As more and more crafters are discovering, dyeing your own fabric can yield gorgeous colors. Now master dyer Rebecca Burgess... (read more)

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Craft of Natural Dyeing
Craft of Natural Dyeing
by Jenny Dean
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A complete guide to growing plants for natural dyes and instructions for their use.... (read more)

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Nuno Nouveau: Fashionable Felt for Accessories & Home Decor
Nuno Nouveau: Fashionable Felt for Accessories & Home Decor
by Liz Clay
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In this unique collection of nuno felt projects, the author inspires the reader with innovative ideas for combining beautiful woven fabrics with handmade felt. The author gives clear instructions about how the nuno process works and demonstrates how it... (read more)

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Silk Painting: New Ideas and Textures
Silk Painting: New Ideas and Textures
by Jill Kennedy
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Profusely illustrated guide shows how to paint, print, stencil, and draw striking designs and exciting textures on luxurious fabric. Complete instructions, references. 93 color illustrations.... (read more)

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Batik: From the Courts of Java and Sumatra
Batik: From the Courts of Java and Sumatra
by Rudolf G Smend
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Batik occupies a special position in Indonesia's history and culture. The extraordinary photographs of cloths and prints in this book demonstrate why batik is the stuff of textile legend. These 71 batik designs, taken from the collection of famed dealer... (read more)

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Hook, Loop & Lock: Create Fun and Easy Locker Hooked Projects
Hook, Loop & Lock: Create Fun and Easy Locker Hooked Projects
by Theresa Pulido
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Create Fun and Easy Locker Hooked Projects Go loopy for locker hooking—a fun, easy-to-learn method for turning strips of fabric or yarn into fabulous home decor, stylish fashion accessories and one-of-a-kind gifts. In this book, traditional locker... (read more)

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Hand Printing from Nature: Create Unique Prints for Fabric, Paper, and Other Surfaces Using Natural and Found Materials
Hand Printing from Nature: Create Unique Prints for Fabric, Paper, and Other Surfaces Using Natural and Found Materials
by Laura Bethmann
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Decorate Your Life with Nature's PatternsTransfer the beauty of freshly gathered natural treasures onto paper, pillows, chairs, draperies, clothing, and even ceramics. It's easy and inexpensive to begin. With a few basic supplies, you can apply green ink... (read more)

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The Printed Pattern: Techniques and Projects for Inspired Printmaking and Surface Design
The Printed Pattern: Techniques and Projects for Inspired Printmaking and Surface Design
by Yvonne Drury
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Design your own handprinted patterns Stamp and print your own patterns on paper, fabric, and more. Learn to create original stamp, stencil, and screen designs and apply them to a wide range of surfaces and objects for charming handprinted graphics and... (read more)

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The Complete Guide to Vintage Textiles
The Complete Guide to Vintage Textiles
by Elizabeth Kurella
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A comprehensive guide on identifying, pricing and collecting antique textiles. Photographs show specific traits of fibres, threads and fabrics, for ease of identification. It also includes prices and a list of dealers, collectors, and auction houses.... (read more)

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