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Image for Wove in Indiana and Fancy Weaving Jacquard Coverlets  By Indiana Weavers  (two exhibition catalogs)

Wove in Indiana and Fancy Weaving Jacquard Coverlets By Indiana Weavers (two exhibition catalogs)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indiana, Conner Prairie Pioneer Settlement: 1978 & 1981

Seller ID: 1359

Condition: Very good


I am delighted to have found these! I have about seven Jacquard coverlets, so was quite charmed when I found them. These are two very nice, clean exhibit catalogs measuring 8" x 11", both featuring the collection of John and Janet Simmermaker of Winnemac, Indiana. Both catalogs were printed to accompany displays at the Conner Prairie Pioneer Settlement. Wove in Indiana was for the December 1978 event. It has 28 counted pages with beautiful photos printed in blue ink, a ... View more info

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Textile Museum Journal December, 1967 (Fine Rugs; Malmuks; Drycleaning Fragile Textiles)

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The Textile Museum: 1967

Edition: Volume II, no 2

Seller ID: 1728

Condition: Very good


This journal was issued annually so it contains organizational information, but is primarily focused on the preservation of fine textiles. There are two major articles here,both filled with a tremendous amount of information. They are: Mysteries of the Misplaced Malmuks (19 pages, 25 photos); and The Dry Cleaning of Fine and Fragile Textiles (13 pages, 4 photos). There's also news from the museum and a look at the Washington Hajji Baba, an organization for those interes... View more info

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Textile Museum Journal 1977

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The Textile Museum: 1977

Edition: Volume IV, number 4

Seller ID: 1758

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful annual magazine with much information on all sorts of fine textiles. I have another earlier issue, but this one grew significantly in size. Articles discuss Ming Mandarin Squares, two remarkable 15th century carpets from Spain, classic Greek textiles from Nymphaeum, practical definitions for three openwork techniques, traditional Berber weaving in Central Morocco, a Peruvian crossed-warp weave, and highstate caps of the Kongo and Mbundu peoples. Illustrated thr... View more info

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Garments For an Exhibition;A Catalog of Patterns

By: Kathy Edelman Hutchinson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Redmond, Washington, Kathy Edeman Hutchinson: 1979

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4697

Condition: Very good condition


This self-published booklet in 1979 showcases various types of garments --the sarape with 14 tassels; the Quesquimitl, or the traditional Mexican Pancho; the sweater coat; the shirt wth diagonal sleeves; the smock, an influence from the peasant shirts of 18th century Eastern Europe; Japanse Kimono; the Kimono sweater; the Cona Coat with wide sleves and Ikat;the Choina Coat with an Inside Pocket;Ikat and Stripes -- sleevless jacket; Tapestry and Crochet tunic; and the Ra... View more info

Image for Leclerc Looms Catalogue No. 177 (weaving)

Leclerc Looms Catalogue No. 177 (weaving)

By: None

Price: $18.00

Publisher: L'Islet, Quebec, Canada, Nilus Leclerc Inc.: circa 1970's

Edition: No 177

Seller ID: 4708

ISBN: None

Condition: Very Good condition


If you love weaving there are so many types of looms from small to large and all in Leclerc's catalogue.There's no date, but it seems to me that the cover shows the colors of the 70's. The catlaogue has 33 pages in which are general information relating to all Leclerc looms, plus info and photos of individual items. The company offered for parts and accessories, such as items for tapestries. The pages are clean and nice with just two prices written in ink next to the ite... View more info

Image for In Celebration of the Curious Mind: A Festschrift to Honor Anne Blinks on her 80th Birthday (weaving, textiles)

In Celebration of the Curious Mind: A Festschrift to Honor Anne Blinks on her 80th Birthday (weaving, textiles)

By: Rogers, Nora; Stanley, Martha (editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Loveland, Colorado, Interweave Press: 1983

Seller ID: 3041

ISBN: 09932946114

Condition: Very good condition


A festschrift is a book or booklet which a person is honored by his or her colleagues for excellence in their career over a lifetime. This one is dedicated to Anne Blinks and celebrates her enduring excitement for textiles, especially those woven. in all aspects, Blink showed her amazing knowledge. Eleven of her cohorts have added articles to this lovely book. Their contributions are these: A Matched Pair of Archaeological Looms From Peru; Rush Mats with Warp Movement as... View more info

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Arts of Asia Textiles and Embroideries. Lao Neua

By: Tuyt Nguyet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Howloon, Hong Kong, Arts of Asia Publiations LTd: 19892

Edition: Volume 12, Number 4

Seller ID: 4768

Condition: Very good condition


This is a lovely issue of the Arts of Asia. The focus is on the antiques of Lao Neua. Beautiful photographs in both black and white and color, all of which will love the creative textiles of the antiques weavings of the Lao Neua and the work of the Bankok artists. The magazine measures 9" x 11-3/4" nd has 152 pages printed on glossy paper.The magazine is clean and tightly bound with no labels. The only defect is mild creases at the outer corners of the front. All are fla... View more info