Patchwork Puzzle Balls by Jinny Beyer

By Jinny Beyer

Enjoyable and speedy to make, textile balls are nice for indoor play, for home-decor accents, for vacation adorns, or as delicate and cuddly toys for infants. the 10 designs featured during this publication comprise whole step by step instructions and colour diagrams to teach the way to build and colour each one venture. Easy-to-use templates take the maths out of even the main complicated of the designs, permitting crafters to create spectacular patchwork styles that fit up fantastically.

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Mastering Weave Structures by Sharon Alderman

By Sharon Alderman

More than simply a survey of interlacements from easy to complicated, this considerate addition to each crafter’s library is a learn direction for weaving the easiest, best, so much profitable materials possible. A releasing voice is given to every guide, empowering weavers to find the fundamental how-tos in their craft, similar to easy methods to layout threadings, channel the layout energy of the tie-up, and utilize threading innovations, in addition to comprehend fibers, setts, and colour interactions. Aspiring weavers will draw either concept and priceless info from the transparent motives, tremendous examples, and colour images of lovely materials featured all through. This advent to the elemental rules of weave constitution is the results of greater than 30 years of significant learn and is destined to develop into a vintage for all weavers.

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Crazy Quilts: History - Techniques - Embroidery Motifs by Cindy Brick

By Cindy Brick

Made up of the best silks, satins, and velvets and stitched including intricate embroidery, the loopy duvet is a testomony to quilters’ wealthy mind's eye and artistry. this pretty ebook strains the bewitching heritage of “Crazies” from their earliest origins to the current day. individual quilting instructor and appraiser Cindy Brick follows the loopy cover from colonial instances, the Civil struggle, the Victorian period, and during this day, interpreting the secret and which means of those curious quilts.

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Handbook of Yarn Production: Technology, Science and by Peter R. Lord

By Peter R. Lord

Written by means of one of many world's major specialists, guide of yarn construction: know-how, technological know-how and economics is an authoritative and complete consultant to cloth yarn production. The ebook is designed to permit readers to discover the topic in a variety of degrees of element. the 1st 3 chapters supply an summary of yarn construction, items and key ideas. the key a part of the publication then stories intimately the construction methods for short-staple, long-staple and filament yarns.There also are chapters on qc and the economics of staple-yarn construction. the ultimate a part of the e-book comprises a chain of appendices which offer in-depth research of key themes with designated technical info and labored examples that is a useful reference in itself for somebody interested by the behaviour, functionality and economics of a cloth mill. guide of yarn creation: know-how, technological know-how and economics is a typical paintings for either yarn brands and people discovering and learning during this very important sector of the fabric undefined. released in organization with The fabric Institute

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Sew Gifty Fun Accessories, Decor Accents, Baby Gifts, and by Janis Bullis

By Janis Bullis

Effortless stitching tasks designed to be particular, out-of-the-ordinary gifts
Sew Gifty provides boutique-quality presents that anybody could make in a night and should be proud to provide. there's a ideal current the following for everybody at the checklist lady or guy, child or youngster. the gathering comprises on-trend components, deluxe linens, colourful toys, presents for fans like golfers and chefs, and mawkish presents for weddings and showers. For present wraps, there are a stitched card, present bag, and fabric-covered field. The tasks use exact materials from silks to fleece and fast gildings, and are ideal for personalizing. each one has step by step directions with how-to pictures and styles. Even a starting sewer can create those initiatives in truth, those are excellent first tasks. The tasks contain beaded socks, an embroidered silk beauty bag, night scarf, stadium cushion, linen dinner napkins, shoe commute luggage, a customized necktie, even a ballerina gown. stitch Gifty is for everybody who likes to make provides for vacation trips and specific events.

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Knitting Never Felt Better: The Definitive Guide to Fabulous by Nicky Epstein

By Nicky Epstein

Knitting by no means Felt greater: The Definitive consultant to fantastic Felting КНИГИ ; ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Название: Knitting by no means Felt greater: The Definitive advisor to amazing Felting Автор: Nicky Epstein. Издательство: Sterling Год издания: 2007.Страниц: 176 Язык: английский Формат: DJVU. Размер: 12.7 МБИзвестный и всеми любимый автор книг по рукоделию Никки Эпштеин, предлагает лучшего гида для создания "войлочных" изделий. Используя десять шикарных предметов одежды и больее a hundred and fifty ошеломляющих типовых образчиков как примеры, она охватывает главные методы превращения шерстяной пряжи в яркие и плотные структуры. Снимки до и после обаботки шерсти показывают, как различные ткани реагируют на процесс, и есть образцы, стежки, и методы для создания шнуров, мозаик, пледов и стегания. Эпштейн также представляет уникальные идеи для того, чтобы обновить старую одежду и принадлежности. Множество привлекательных домашних проектов довершают прекрасную коллекцию.Ссылка, eighty five

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Vogue Knitting on the Go! Felted Crochet by Trisha Malcolm

By Trisha Malcolm

;Vogue Knitting at the move: Felted Crochet КНИГИ ; ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Автор: Trisha Malcolm Название: trend Knitting at the move: Felted Crochet Издательство: Sixth&Spring Books Год: 2008 Формат: PDFРазмер: 6.70 Mb Страниц: ninety six Язык: английский Для сайта: www.mirknig.comWhat a mix! of today’s trendiest fiber arts come jointly like yarn and hooks during this latest at the cross name: crochet and felting. Colorfully illustrated, and with nice initiatives that variety from luggage, scarves, and blankets to toys, a laptop conceal, or even a collection of baskets, it’s bought whatever for crocheters of all ability levels..com eighty five

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Sweet Celebrations with Moda Bakeshop Chefs: 35 Projects to by Lissa Alexander

By Lissa Alexander

Our neighbors at Moda Bakeshop have accumulated 22 in their renowned “chefs” to create this large, chuffed booklet choked with initiatives to make for almost each conceivable social gathering. Over forty themed designs paintings with Moda precut cloth bundles (or the other materials you're keen on) and diversity from effortless to more difficult. This e-book would definitely get you within the temper to sew—make each get together along with your friends and family much more particular with pleasant home made presents and décor.

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Gandhi's Spinning Wheel and the Making of India by Rebecca Brown

By Rebecca Brown

Gandhi’s use of the spinning wheel was once probably the most major unifying parts of the nationalist circulate in India. Spinning was once noticeable as an financial and political job which could compile the various inhabitants of South Asia, and make allowance the previously elite nationalist circulation to hook up with the wider Indian inhabitants.

This publication appears to be like on the politics of spinning either as a visible image and as a symbolic perform. It lines the family tree of spinning from its early colonial manifestations in corporation portray to its appropriation by way of the anti-colonial circulation. This complicated of visible imagery and performative ritual had the aptitude to beat labour, gender, and spiritual divisions and thereby produce an obtainable and powerful image for the Gandhian anti-colonial flow. via completely analyzing all elements of this symbol’s deployment, this booklet unpacks the politics of the spinning wheel and offers a version for the research of political symbols somewhere else. It additionally probes the successes of India’s specific anti-colonial move, making a useful contribution to experiences in social and cultural historical past, in addition to South Asian Studies.

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The Magic of Handweaving: The Basics and Beyond by Sigrid Piroch

By Sigrid Piroch

Experience the Magic of Handweaving

Sigrid Piroch is an skilled weaver who leads readers on a trip in the course of the international of material. she's going to advisor you thru the start phases of weaving, from making plans and designing, to the ultimate phases, whilst the gorgeous piece of material is able to take off the loom. additionally, you will find out about weavers worldwide who weave fabric out of necessity, culture, and artwork. it is a source for all people with an curiosity within the awesome strategy. The e-book includes:

  • A word list of instruments and terms
  • A consultant to selecting your personal loom
  • Step-by-step tasks with easy-to-follow illustrations
  • Design directions and ideas
  • Inspirational photos

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