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The secret lives of colour
Our Price: £20.00
'A mind-expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox. Every colour has a story, and here are some of the most alluring, alarming, and tho...
The subversive stitch
Our Price: £13.49
Rozsika Parker's re-evaluation of the reciprocal relationship between women and embroidery has brought stitchery out from the private world of female...

A life in pattern
Our Price: £25.00
Published to coincide with the exhibition, Orla Kiely: A Life in Pattern at The Fashion and Textile Museum, London, 25 May - 23 September 2018.Orla Ki...
Vogue - the gown
Our Price: £27.00
Illustrated with fabulous images from Vogue's archive, Vogue: The Gown is the ultimate book for fashion lovers.In Vogue: The Gown, Jo Ellison has gath...

Pattern & the secrets of lasting design
Our Price: £8.99
This is the black and white paperback edition of Pattern, published in hardback in 2016 by Saltyard Books.If you would like the original colour illust...
Bowie
Our Price: £9.00
David Bowie's characters widened the mind of society, let us glimpse at new untold realities and set trends the world around. What's your favourite? Aladdin Sane, Ziggy Stardust, The Thin white Duke or good old David Jones? Illustrated by Amy Pearson, this books breaks down Bowie's looks into 4 sections and lets you reconfigure, change and flip aro

The wild dyer
Our Price: £15.29
`By teaching you the foundations of natural dyeing, and guiding you through the simple stitch techniques, this book will allow you to dip in and out o...
Make & mend
Our Price: £12.99
This is a full-colour guide to sashiko, a simple Japanese stitching technique that uses stunning patterns to decorate or repair clothing, accessories and home textiles - requiring no special equipment other than a sewing needle and some thread! Sashiko is traditionally used to mend and repair clothing and textiles, but it can just as easily be used

Textiles of the Middle East and Central Asia
Our Price: £26.96
From the intricate embroidery on a Palestinian wedding dress to the complex iconography on an Afghan war rug, textiles reflect the beliefs, practices and experiences of people from across the Middle East and Central Asia. This book explores the significance and beauty of textiles from across this vast area, and is arranged thematically to enable cr
The fashion forecasters
Our Price: £22.99
The fashion business has been collecting and analyzing information about colors, fabrics, silhouettes, and styles since the 18th century - activities ...

Stitch draw
Our Price: £17.99
A guide to figurative stitching with the sewing machine - using the thread and needle almost as a pencil. A look that is growing in popularity, figura...
The Bayeux tapestry
Our Price: £22.50
The Bayeux Tapestry is one of the most extraordinary artefacts to survive from the eleventh century. A fragile web of woollen thread on linen, its bri...

The golden thread
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** A RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK **'Fascinating . . . The history of the world through the eye of a needle . . . I recommend this book to anyone' THE SPE...
The knitter's activity book
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From a platypus scarf to a giant crocodile rug, this fabulous activity book features animal-themed knitting patterns and fun puzzles, stories and quiz...

Fashion patternmaking techniques
Our Price: £29.99
Divided into eight clear chapters, the book starts with an in-depth study on measuring and body shaping, before examining fabric technology and sartor...
Knitwear fashion design
Our Price: £20.25
Knitwear Fashion Design aims to help fashion students to understand the basic design elements in knitwear and learn how illustrate them. Whether handm...

Star Wars Stormtroopers
Our Price: £27.00
Foreword by John BoyegaJust in time for the next blockbuster, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, this unique and beautifully designed compendium with removable...
Sourcing ideas
Our Price: £22.99
Sourcing Ideas: Researching colour, surface, structure, texture and pattern is a visual goldmine for designers hungry for inspiration. The book includ...

On weaving
Our Price: £36.00
The classic book on the art and history of weaving-now expanded and in full colorWritten by one of the twentieth century's leading textile artists, th...
Fashion portfolio
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The book takes the reader through all the major steps of fashion portfolio creation. It features the main components of the design process from the id...