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Textile artworks books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Textile artworks category. Presented with a red border are the Textile artworks books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Textile artworks books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Why Leather? The Material and Cultural Dimensions of Leather by Susanna Harris Why Leather? The Material and Cultural Dimensions of Leather


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/12/2017

Pashmina The Kashmir Shawl and Beyond by Janet Rizvi, Monisha Ahmed Pashmina The Kashmir Shawl and Beyond
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This book has much to offer textile scholars, and those interested in the history of Kashmir, or of India's material culture or its pre-modern trade. This updated edition documents a decade's developments in the pashmina and cashmere industries. An important...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Textiles of the Middle East and Central Asia The Fabric of Life by Fahmida Suleman Textiles of the Middle East and Central Asia The Fabric of Life

A beautifully illustrated exploration of the textile traditions of a culturally diverse region, from the late eighteenth century to the present day, featuring works from the extraordinary textile collection at the British Museum
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Silk Weavers of Hill Tribe Laos Textiles, Tradition, and Well-Being by Joshua Hirchstein, Maren Beck Silk Weavers of Hill Tribe Laos Textiles, Tradition, and Well-Being
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Part travelogue, part silk-weaving elementary text, Silk Weavers of Hill Tribe Laos is a tender portrait of an American family's travels in Laos's remote Houaphan Province.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

House of Maskati One Indian family's Siamese textile legacy by Sarah Rooney House of Maskati One Indian family's Siamese textile legacy

House of Maskati chronicles a unique textile legacy, weaving together pan-Asian cultural threads and shifting patterns of trade over five generations and 160 years.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Pattern by Orla Kiely Pattern

A new 'midi'-format edition of internationally renowned designer Orla Kiely's bestselling guide to pattern.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

On Weaving by Anni Albers, Nicholas Fox Weber, Manuel Cirauqui, T'ai Smith On Weaving
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The classic book on the art and history of weaving--now expanded and in full color Written by one of the twentieth century's leading textile artists, this splendidly illustrated book is a luminous meditation on the art of weaving, its history,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Tapestries from the Burrell Collection by Elizabeth Cleland, Lorraine Karafel Tapestries from the Burrell Collection
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The magnificent collection of some 200 European, mainly medieval, tapestries acquired by Glasgow shipping magnate Sir William Burrell (1861-1958) is one of the largest and most important tapestry collections in the world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Coming Soon

Creature Couture The Art of Felt Mistress by Felt Mistress Creature Couture The Art of Felt Mistress


Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

Sindh Jo Ajrak: Cloth From The Banks Of The River Indus by Noorjehan Bilgrami Sindh Jo Ajrak: Cloth From The Banks Of The River Indus

This is a study of ajrak, the famous double-printed cotton cloth of Sindh, in Pakistan. It describes the 20 laborious stages of production and identifies the craftsmen who still practise this ancient tradition.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

Maori Weaving The Art of Creating M?ori Textiles by Huia Publishers Maori Weaving The Art of Creating M?ori Textiles

Provides detailed photographs showing the steps in selecting, preparing and weaving flax. Throughout the book, Maori traditional stories and concepts about weaving are told, giving a rich picture of the place of weaving in Maori culture.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory The Creative Use of Fabrics in Design by Gail Baugh The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory The Creative Use of Fabrics in Design


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/03/2018

Vintage Victorian Textiles by Brian Coleman Vintage Victorian Textiles

A sumptuous look at rich and varied Victorian textiles and how they can be used in interior design and restoration. Period textiles on everything from Victorian footstools to portieres are captured in elegant color photographs. Advice on the care and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2018

Silk Art Embroidery A Woman's History of Ornament & Empowerment by Donna Cardwell Silk Art Embroidery A Woman's History of Ornament & Empowerment

Learn the fascinating history of a distinct style of needlework fashionable in Victorian America from approximately 1877 to 1912. Read how it began, learn the techniques used to create it, and gain detailed information to identify it. This is the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/04/2018

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

These fine-quality note cards feature twelve traditional Asian prints
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 24/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Rooted, Revived, Reinvented Basketry in America by Kristin Schwain, Josephine Stealey Rooted, Revived, Reinvented Basketry in America
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This book unfolds a history of American basketry, from its origins in Native American, immigrant, and slave communities to its contemporary presence in the fine art world. Ten contributing authors from different areas of expertise, plus over 250 photos, insightfully...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

The Well-Dressed Window Curtains At Winterthur by Sandy Brown The Well-Dressed Window Curtains At Winterthur


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2017

Radical Decadence Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft by Julia (McGill University, Canada) Skelly Radical Decadence Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft
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This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical framework for the study of contemporary feminist textile art. Gendered discourses of decadence that perpetuate anxieties about women's power, consumption and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Radical Decadence Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft by Julia (McGill University, Canada) Skelly Radical Decadence Excess in Contemporary Feminist Textiles and Craft
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This pioneering book explores the notion of 'radical decadence' as concept, aesthetic and lived experience, and as an analytical framework for the study of contemporary feminist textile art. Gendered discourses of decadence that perpetuate anxieties about women's power, consumption and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017

Gantier 2018 Manufacture De Gants by Patrice Thebault Gantier 2018 Manufacture De Gants

Plongee dans l'univers de la ganterie a travers les ateliers Causse de Millau appartenant au Groupe Chanel. Realisation de gants pour la haute-couture. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Gantier 2018 Manufacture De Gants by Patrice Thebault Gantier 2018 Manufacture De Gants

Plongee dans l'univers de la ganterie a travers les ateliers Causse de Millau appartenant au Groupe Chanel. Realisation de gants pour la haute-couture. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Art Quilts International Abstract & Geometric by Martha Sielman Art Quilts International Abstract & Geometric

These engaging works of art represent a range of styles across the abstract art spectrum. 300 gorgeous art quilts, bursting with color and excitement, capture the work of 124 major quilt artists from 18 countries. In-depth interviews with 29 of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2016

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