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Weaving and Spinning


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Color and Texture in Weaving: 150 Contemporary Designs
Color and Texture in Weaving: 150 Contemporary Designs
by Margo Selby
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Give woven textiles a contemporary twist with Color and Texture in Weaving. Learn to mix color and yarn types to create textiles that are rich with color and texture as well as refreshing and modern. Using either a simple four- or eight-shaft loom you... (read more)

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To Spin a Yarn: Distaffs: Folk Art and Material Culture
To Spin a Yarn: Distaffs: Folk Art and Material Culture
by Michael Ricker
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Distaffs are simple tools for spinning fiber, forming part of world cultures for millennia. In certain cultures, distaffs evolved over centuries from plain sticks to surprisingly ornate sculptures. They eventually became important cultural objects, with... (read more)

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Frances L. Goodrich's Brown Book of Weaving Drafts
Frances L. Goodrich's Brown Book of Weaving Drafts
by Barbara Miller
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Barbara Miller's personal quest for excellence in each woven piece is rooted in traditional weaving techniques and patterns. A collection of her handwoven fabrics is displayed in public and private collections and worn as wearable art by those who seek... (read more)

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Weaving Made Easy: 17 Projects Using a Simple Loom
Weaving Made Easy: 17 Projects Using a Simple Loom
by Liz Gipson
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Weaving, one of the fastest ways to produce cloth, is thoroughly explained in this simple guide to the age-old craft. A perfect blend of ease and functionality, the small, portable rigid heddle loom can be used to easily produce loose, drape-friendly... (read more)

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The Book of Looms: A History of the Handloom from Ancient Times to the Present
The Book of Looms: A History of the Handloom from Ancient Times to the Present
by Eric Broudy
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A heavily illustrated classic on the evolution of the handloom is now reissued in a handy paper edition.... (read more)

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Shear Spirit: Ten Fiber Farms, Twenty Patterns, and Miles of Yarn
Shear Spirit: Ten Fiber Farms, Twenty Patterns, and Miles of Yarn
by Joan Tapper
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An artisan who captures Maines summer air in her sun-and-sea-dyed yarns. A weaver and a poet whose Buddhist stupa sits near the barns of their Massachusetts farm. Two scientists turned sheep farmers whose flock grazes in the shadows of Montanas Bridger... (read more)

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The Jute Industry - From Seed to Finished Cloth
The Jute Industry - From Seed to Finished Cloth
by T Woodhouse
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and... (read more)

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The Whole Craft of Spinning
The Whole Craft of Spinning
by Carol Kroll
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The ancient craft of spinning is becoming increasingly popular with today's modern craft enthusiasts as it provides a method of creating unique, personal and unusual yarns that can be used in contemporary weaving, knitting, crocheting, needlepoint... (read more)

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Chinese Knotting
Chinese Knotting
by Lydia Chen
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Since ancient times, Chinese Knots have been used for various practical and decorative purposes. the intricate knot work and magnificent color combinations lent elegance to everyday objects, and were also an aesthetic expression of Chinese folk symbolism.... (read more)

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Hand Spinning and Natural Dyeing
Hand Spinning and Natural Dyeing
by Claire Boley
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Spinning is one of the most ancient of crafts  With color and black and white photographs and diagrams throughout, this practical book is a comprehensive, step-by-step, guide detailing everything you need to know to start spinning as well as dyeing... (read more)

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Tapestry Weaving
Tapestry Weaving
by Kirsten Glasbrook
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Kirsten Glasbrook's beautiful designs, with their brilliant color ranges and evocative images, are combined with easy-to-follow instructions and detailed step-by-step photographs to create this inspiring guide. The tapestries the author makes are strong... (read more)

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Weaving on Gourds
Weaving on Gourds
by Marianne Barnes
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Combine basket weaving and gourd art in this new DIY. With 200 color images and step-by-step directions, five projects are presented for both the beginner and advanced weaver: Twine and Triple Twine Gourd, Twill Woven Gourd, and a Gourd Basket with Four... (read more)

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Twill Thrills: The Best of "Weaver's" (Best of Weaver's Series)
Twill Thrills: The Best of "Weaver's" (Best of Weaver's Series)
by Madelyn Von Der (edt) Hoogt
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The fourth book in the illustrated 'Best of Weaver's' series.... (read more)

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You Can Weave!: Projects for Young Weavers
You Can Weave!: Projects for Young Weavers
by Kathleen M. Monaghan
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“Hooray! A weaving book for kids with projects that actually work....Some of the projects are small pouches, mug rugs, rag placemats, two tapestry samplers, and a great ikat dyed belt....There are beautiful photographs throughout....You Can Weave... (read more)

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Get Spun: The Step-By-Step Guide to Spinning Art Yarns
Get Spun: The Step-By-Step Guide to Spinning Art Yarns
by Symeon North
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Pairing detailed instructions with clear, step-by-step photography, this dynamic guide of spinning techniques and demonstrations explores an array of fiber possibilities—such as wool, glitz, and sari silk—to create unique yarn for fiber art... (read more)

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Hopi Basket Weaving: Artistry in Natural Fibers
Hopi Basket Weaving: Artistry in Natural Fibers
by Helga Teiwes
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"With the inborn wisdom that has guided them for so long through so many obstacles, Hopi men and women perpetuate their proven rituals, strongly encouraging those who attempt to neglect or disrespect their obligations to uphold them. One of these... (read more)

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Woven to Wear: 17 Thoughtful Designs with Simple Shapes
Woven to Wear: 17 Thoughtful Designs with Simple Shapes
by Marilyn Murphy
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Handwoven wearables are hot! More than just patterns-discover 17 designs and plenty of ideas for unique fabric and garments you'll want to wear again and again. Author Marilyn Murphy and several contributors at the forefront of handwoven wearables offer... (read more)

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Woven Stories : Andean Textiles and Rituals (03 Edition)
Woven Stories : Andean Textiles and Rituals (03 Edition)
by Andrea M. Heckman
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Andrea Heckman beautifully illustrates how the Quechua people of southern Peru tell their cultural stories in their textiles and use their weaving in centuries-old ceremonies, sustaining a connection to the past.... (read more)

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Huck Lace: The Best of "Weaver's" (Best of Weaver's)
Huck Lace: The Best of "Weaver's" (Best of Weaver's)
by Madelyn Van Der Hoogt
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The Best of Weaver's, Huck Lace brings together 25 articles on huck lace from Weaver's magazine-a collection that includes the top designers and teachers in the field. Articles include in-depth instruction in designing huck lace, beginning at step one on... (read more)

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Spinning and Dyeing Yarn: The Home Spinner's Guide to Creating Traditional and Art Yarns
Spinning and Dyeing Yarn: The Home Spinner's Guide to Creating Traditional and Art Yarns
by Ashley Martineau
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Ironically, as we move toward a more technologically advanced world, the simple domestic crafts of old are making a comeback. People of all ages are discovering a deep love for weaving, knitting, crocheting and other fiber arts. Along with that has come... (read more)

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