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Friends, Fashion and Fabulousness: The Making of an Australian Style

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Friends, Fashion and Fabulousness: The Making of an Australian Style

Sally Gray

Textile artworks; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Paperback

Australia in the 1970s was the most creative place in the world stated the acclaimed shoe designer Manolo Blahnik. He was... [more]

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Textiles of the Middle East and Central Asia: The Fabric of Life

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Textiles of the Middle East and Central Asia: The Fabric of Life

Fahmida Suleman

Textile artworks; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A beautifully illustrated exploration of the textile traditions of a culturally diverse region, from the late eighteenth century... [more]

$55.00

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Krishna in the Garden of Assam: The history and context of a much-travelled textile

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Krishna in the Garden of Assam: The history and context of a much-travelled...

T. Richard Blurton

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Textile artworks; Religious subjects depicted in art; History

Paperback

Looks at the art, technique and iconography of the textile and also place it within its wider religious, cultural and geographical... [more]

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Batik Note Cards: 6 Blank Note Cards & Envelopes  (6 x 4 inch cards in a box)

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Batik Note Cards: 6 Blank Note Cards & Envelopes (6 x 4 inch cards in a...

Tuttle Editors

Textile artworks; Stationery items

Mixed media product

These fine-quality note cards feature twelve traditional Asian prints [more]

$11.99

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Carpets of the Art Deco Era

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Carpets of the Art Deco Era

Susan Day, Yves Mikaeloff

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Textile artworks: carpets & rugs; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

The design revolutions of the early 20th century were woven into the very fabric of the carpets and rugs of that era. This... [more]

$60.00

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The Carpets of Afghanistan

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The Carpets of Afghanistan

Richard D. Parsons

Art & Architecture; Textile artworks: carpets & rugs; Textile industries

Hardback

Carpets of Afghanistan offers a detailed analysis of Afghanistan rug production. [more]

$90.00

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The Bayeux Tapestry: A Step-by-Step Discovery

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The Bayeux Tapestry: A Step-by-Step Discovery

Mrs Sylvette Lemagnen

Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

Paperback

The Bayeux Tapestry, a truly unique masterpiece, is in fact a woollen embroidery on a linen canvas. Over a length of 70 metres,... [more]

$99.00

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The Bayeux Tapestry: The Life Story of a Masterpiece

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The Bayeux Tapestry: The Life Story of a Masterpiece

Carola Hicks

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; History; Needlework & fabric crafts

Paperback

The vivid scenes on the Bayeux Tapestry depict the events leading up to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Hicks shows us this... [more]

$27.99

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Textiles, Community and Controversy: The Knitting Map

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Textiles, Community and Controversy: The Knitting Map

Jools Gilson (University College Cork, Ireland), Nicola Moffat (University College Cork, Ireland)

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Textile artworks; Textile design & theory; British & Irish history

Paperback

Taking a major textile artwork, The Knitting Map, as a central case study, this book interrogates the social, philosophical... [more]

$43.99

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Vitamin T: Threads and Textiles in Contemporary Art

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Vitamin T: Threads and Textiles in Contemporary Art

Phaidon Editors, Jenelle Porter

Textile artworks

Hardback

A global survey of more than 100 artists, chosen by art-world professionals for their work with threads, stitching, and textiles... [more]

$100.00

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The Art of the Tea Towel: 100 of the best designs

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The Art of the Tea Towel: 100 of the best designs

Marnie Fogg

Textile artworks; Fashion & textiles: design; British & Irish history

Hardback

A visual history of tea towel designs, from the 1950s to today. [more]

$32.99

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Historische Spitzen: Die Leopold-Ilke-Sammlung im Textilmuseum St. Gallen

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Historische Spitzen: Die Leopold-Ilke-Sammlung im Textilmuseum St. Gallen...

Textilmuseum St. Gallen, Ikle Frischknecht Stiftung

Textile artworks; Lace & lacemaking

Hardback

The first publication on the collection of Leopold Ikle presenting handmade lace from over 400 years. [more]

$116.00

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Pat Albeck: Queen of the Tea Towel

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Pat Albeck: Queen of the Tea Towel

Matthew Rice

Textile artworks; Textile design & theory

Hardback

A highly diverting retrospective of the `queen of the tea towel', Pat Albeck, whose prolific textile designs shaped the homes... [more]

$24.99

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A Life in Pattern: And how it can make you happy without you even noticing

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A Life in Pattern: And how it can make you happy without you even noticing...

Orla Kiely

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Textile artworks; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Paperback

A lavishly illustrated exploration of Orla Kiely's design evolution, published to coincide with a major exhibition Orla Kiely:... [more]

$39.99

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Unravelled: Contemporary Knit Art

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Unravelled: Contemporary Knit Art

Charlotte Vannier

Textile artworks

Hardback

A stunning survey of yarn work in contemporary art, illustrating the myriad ways knitting and crochet have been embraced as... [more]

$59.99

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Stitch and Pattern

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Stitch and Pattern

Jean Draper

Textile artworks; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Needlework & fabric crafts

Hardback

The hugely accomplished textile artist Jean Draper gives an invaluable guide to designing and working with pattern in textile... [more]

$42.99

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The Design, Production and Reception of Eighteenth-Century Wallpaper in Britain

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The Design, Production and Reception of Eighteenth-Century Wallpaper in...

Clare Taylor

History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; Furniture design; Professional interior design; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Wallpaper's spread across trades, class and gender is charted in this first full-length study of the material's use in Britain... [more]

$242.00

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Fabricating Power with Balinese Textiles

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Fabricating Power with Balinese Textiles

Urmila Mohan

Textile artworks; Anthropology

Paperback

This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition Fabricating power with Balinese textiles held at Bard Graduate... [more]

$57.99

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The Chasuble of Thomas Becket: A Biography

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The Chasuble of Thomas Becket: A Biography

M.Ali de-Unzaga

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Textile artworks; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

The so-called chasuble of Thomas Becket (1118-1170) is one of the most magnificent medieval textiles in the Mediterranean... [more]

$170.00

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Pattern

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Pattern

Orla Kiely

Textile artworks

Hardback

A new 'midi'-format edition of internationally renowned designer Orla Kiely's bestselling guide to pattern. [more]

$35.00

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Radical Decadence: Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft

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Radical Decadence: Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft

Julia Skelly (McGill University, Canada)

Textile artworks; Textile design & theory; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical... [more]

$43.99

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Small-Great Objects: Anni and Josef Albers in the Americas

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Small-Great Objects: Anni and Josef Albers in the Americas

Jennifer Reynolds-Kaye

Art of indigenous peoples; Textile artworks; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Paperback

Small-Great Objects presents a remarkable look into the art-collecting practices of two of modern art's most widely influential... [more]

$44.99

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Color Your Own Wall Art Vintage Textiles: 25 Color-By-Number Designs

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Color Your Own Wall Art Vintage Textiles: 25 Color-By-Number Designs

Adams Media

Textile artworks; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Interior design, decor & style guides

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$22.99

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Tweed

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Tweed

Fiona Anderson (Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh, UK)

Textile artworks; History of fashion; Fashion & society

Paperback

The story of tweed is tied to a series of social, economic and cultural shifts that have molded its development. This book... [more]

$46.99

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Raphael's Tapestries: The Grotesques of Leo X

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Raphael's Tapestries: The Grotesques of Leo X

Lorraine Karafel

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Around 1515, Raphael (1483-1520) designed a set of tapestries for Leo X, the first Medici pope. Each was sumptuously woven... [more]

$94.99

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