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Textile design & theory books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Textile design & theory category. Presented with a red border are the Textile design & theory 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 design & theory books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

The Erotic Cloth Seduction and Fetishism in Textiles by Alice (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK) Kettle The Erotic Cloth Seduction and Fetishism in Textiles
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Through their metaphorical and material qualities, textiles can be seductive, exciting, intimate and, at times, shocking and disquieting. This book is the first critical examination of the erotically charged relationship between the surface of the skin and the touch of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/02/2018

William Ivey Long Costume Designs, 2007-2016 by Rebecca Elliot, Peter Marks, Annie Carlano William Ivey Long Costume Designs, 2007-2016
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Catalog of an exhibition, held at the the Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, September 23, 2017-June 3, 2018.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2017

Daily Dress Notebook by The Metropolitan Museum of Art Daily Dress Notebook

Jot down notes and get outfit inspiration from the famous Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art with this stylishly portable notebook.
Format: Notebook / blank book - Released: 01/09/2017

Tudor Fashion Dress at Court by Eleri Lynn Tudor Fashion Dress at Court

The captivating story of Tudor dress, its construction and symbolism, and the people who made and wore it
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2017

Phulkari The Embroidered Textiles of Punjab from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection by Cristin McKnight Sethi, Darielle Mason Phulkari The Embroidered Textiles of Punjab from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection
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Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, March 12-July 9, 2017.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/06/2017

Two Centuries of Costume in America; Volume 1 by Alice Morse Earle Two Centuries of Costume in America; Volume 1


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2017

Two Centuries of Costume in America; Volume 1 by Alice Morse Earle Two Centuries of Costume in America; Volume 1


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2017

Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968 by Colleen Hill Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968

A captivating look at Parisian fashions of the 1960s and how the ready-to-wear revolution influenced haute couture
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/02/2017

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The Corset and the Crinoline (Illustrated Edition) by William Barry Lord The Corset and the Crinoline (Illustrated Edition)


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 26/01/2017

Striking Patterns Global Traces in Ikat Fashion by Paola Von Wyss-Giacosa Striking Patterns Global Traces in Ikat Fashion


Format: Paperback - Released: 08/11/2016

Ackermann's Costumes of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge by Nicholas Jackson Ackermann's Costumes of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge


Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2016

Crafting Textiles in the Digital Age by Nithikul (Professor of Textile Design/Head of Department of Textile Design, Estonian Academy of Art, Estonia) Nimkulrat Crafting Textiles in the Digital Age
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In an era of increasingly available digital resources, many textile designers and makers find themselves at an interesting juncture between traditional craft processes and newer digital technologies. Highly specialized craft/design practitioners may now elect to make use of digital processes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2016

Crafting Textiles in the Digital Age by Nithikul (Professor of Textile Design/Head of Department of Textile Design, Estonian Academy of Art, Estonia) Nimkulrat Crafting Textiles in the Digital Age
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In an era of increasingly available digital resources, many textile designers and makers find themselves at an interesting juncture between traditional craft processes and newer digital technologies. Highly specialized craft/design practitioners may now elect to make use of digital processes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2016

Textile Nature Embroidery techniques inspired by the natural world by Anne Kelly Textile Nature Embroidery techniques inspired by the natural world

An inspirational guide to using nature in textile art, with step-by-step projects Plants, flowers, gardens, insects and birds are a rich source of inspiration for artists and designers of all kinds. This beautiful guide demonstrates how to get the most...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

Swatch Kit for Textiles by Sara B. Marcketti, Sara J. Kadolph Swatch Kit for Textiles
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Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2016

Historic Costumes A Guide to Making Them by Mary Fernald, Eileen Shenton Historic Costumes A Guide to Making Them
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 24/05/2016

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