Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
Australia in the 1970s was the most creative place in the world stated the acclaimed shoe designer Manolo Blahnik. He was... [more]
A beautifully illustrated exploration of the textile traditions of a culturally diverse region, from the late eighteenth century... [more]
Looks at the art, technique and iconography of the textile and also place it within its wider religious, cultural and geographical... [more]
These fine-quality note cards feature twelve traditional Asian prints [more]
The design revolutions of the early 20th century were woven into the very fabric of the carpets and rugs of that era. This... [more]
Carpets of Afghanistan offers a detailed analysis of Afghanistan rug production. [more]
The Bayeux Tapestry, a truly unique masterpiece, is in fact a woollen embroidery on a linen canvas. Over a length of 70 metres,... [more]
One of the worldâ??s most important textiles, The Rajah quilt is a major focus of the National Gallery of Australiaâ??s... [more]
Aimed at anyone with an interest in surface design and pattern whether they are students, hobbyists or professionals, this... [more]
For over 20 years, Julie Paterson, founder of ClothFabric, has been designing and printing contemporary textiles by hand.... [more]
Carpets made in the Rug Belt - an area that includes Morocco, North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and northern... [more]
The vivid scenes on the Bayeux Tapestry depict the events leading up to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Hicks shows us this... [more]
This publication profiles the handsome seventeenth-century six-fold screens by the artist Unkoku Toeki (1591-1644). Richly... [more]
Taking a major textile artwork, The Knitting Map, as a central case study, this book interrogates the social, philosophical... [more]
A stunning survey of yarn work in contemporary art, illustrating the myriad ways knitting and crochet have been embraced as... [more]
A highly diverting retrospective of the `queen of the tea towel', Pat Albeck, whose prolific textile designs shaped the homes... [more]
Wallpaper's spread across trades, class and gender is charted in this first full-length study of the material's use in Britain... [more]
This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition Fabricating power with Balinese textiles held at Bard Graduate... [more]
The hugely accomplished textile artist Jean Draper gives an invaluable guide to designing and working with pattern in textile... [more]
The so-called chasuble of Thomas Becket (1118-1170) is one of the most magnificent medieval textiles in the Mediterranean... [more]
A new 'midi'-format edition of internationally renowned designer Orla Kiely's bestselling guide to pattern. [more]
This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical... [more]
Small-Great Objects presents a remarkable look into the art-collecting practices of two of modern art's most widely influential... [more]
Synopsis coming soon....... [more]
Around 1515, Raphael (1483-1520) designed a set of tapestries for Leo X, the first Medici pope. Each was sumptuously woven... [more]