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Chemical Principles of Textile Conservation by Agnes Timar-Balazsy, Dinah Eastop

By Agnes Timar-Balazsy, Dinah Eastop

'Chemical rules of fabric Conservation' presents must-have wisdom for conservators who don't regularly have a systematic history. This important ebook brings jointly from many assets the cloth technological know-how essential to comprehend the houses, deterioration and research of fabric artefacts. It additionally aids knowing of the chemical tactics in the course of a number of remedies, akin to: cleansing; humidification; drying; disinfestation; disinfection; and using adhesives and consolidants in conservation of historic textiles. fabric conservators will now have prepared entry to the mandatory wisdom to appreciate the chemistry of the gadgets they're requested to regard and to make educated judgements approximately the best way to shield textiles.

the combo of a chemist and a conservator offers definitely the right authorial workforce. It guarantees a different twin functionality of the textual content which gives fabric conservators with very important chemical wisdom and offers scientists an knowing of fabric conservation essential to direct their examine.

The many useful examples and case experiences illustrate the application of the really huge chemical creation and the fundamental chemical info that is integrated. The case experiences, many illustrated in color, diversity from the therapy of the Ghandis' outfits, high-altitude flying matches and a Mary Quant raincoat, to the Hungarian Coronation Mantle.

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A bird in hand: folk art projects inspired by our feathered by Renee Plains

By Renee Plains

Feathered acquaintances take fanciful flight during this varied number of 21 tasks encouraged by way of the undying allure of folks artwork. no matter if you're keen on hand appliqu?©, rug hooking, piecework, or move sew, Liberty superstar fashion designer Ren?©e Plains bargains anything for each quilter during this booklet. incorporated are six avian-embellished appliqu?© quilts and 3 pieced quilts with bird-themed blocks. if you happen to take pleasure in making smaller scale initiatives akin to pincushions, the e-book additionally gains 8 vintage-style stitching components starting from pinkeeps to stitching wallet - excellent on your stitching room or presents for fellow sewers. And Ren?©e has additionally designed 4 extra whimsical accents - a pillow and hooked rug for the house in addition to an informal tote and computing device disguise to take alongside when you are at the move. She additionally stocks her favourite appliqu?© suggestions and shrewdpermanent advice for making a number of the initiatives cross easily.

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Free & Easy Stitch Style by Poppy Treffry

By Poppy Treffry

Pass into the studio of renowned cloth clothier Poppy Treffry, as she demonstrates tips to create quirky, enjoyable and remarkable tasks and motifs. Layering, fraying and applique all upload to the unfastened and straightforward impact, whereas suggestions akin to freestyle shading and texturing create images with appeal and perspective. the range of initiatives comprise domestic accents comparable to curtains and cushions, plus own add-ons like purses and handbags. step by step directions, illustrations and pictures mix with a clean layout to provide you a brand new twist in needlecrafting.

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Beaded Allure Beadweaving Patterns for 25 Romantic Projects by Kelly Wiese

By Kelly Wiese

10 beadweaving stitches and methods specific sufficient for novices, but nonetheless a superb reference for extra pro beaders.
25 tasks have distinct instructions—including transparent step by step photos—that beaders of all ability degrees can complete.
Easy to discover instruments and fabrics ability you may get begun at the present time developing those attractive necklaces, rings and bracelets.

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Quilting With Japanese Fabrics by Kitty Pippen

By Kitty Pippen

Quilting With eastern materials КНИГИ ; ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Автор: Kitty Pippen Название: Quilting With jap materials Издательство: Martingale and corporate Год: 2000 Формат: PDF Размер: eleven Mb Страниц: ninety five Язык: английский Для сайта: www.mirknig.comJapanese-inspired textiles and materials at the moment are extra renowned than ever, yet their large-scale motifs might be demanding to exploit in quilts. Award-winning quiltmaker Kitty Pippen stocks her services and exuberance for jap textiles with 8 beautiful cover designs and forty excellent images of quilts that show off the great thing about those wonderful fabrics.• comprises beautiful styles for quilters of all ability degrees, from easy associated shapes and mosaics to eastern octagonal designs and loopy patchwork• Get a complete advent to eastern textiles, similar to Indigo, Kasuri, Yukata, Shibori, and Aizome• a different part on Sashiko quilting will upload superb richness to any pieced cover• comprises exact variations for universal quilting strategies, similar to desktop piecing, paper piecing, and appliqué sixty eight

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Positively Postcards: Quilted Keepsakes to Save or Send by Bonnie Sabel

By Bonnie Sabel

;Positively Postcards: Quilted Keepsakes to save lots of or ship ДИЗАЙН, ХОББИ и РЕМЕСЛА Автор: Bonnie Sabel, Louis-Philippe O'Donnell Название: certainly Postcards: Quilted Keepsakes to avoid wasting or SendИздательство: That Patchwork position Год: 2007 Формат: PDFРазмер: 10.50 Mb Страниц: ninety eight Язык: английский Для сайта: www.mirknig.comВ книге описана технология изготовления открыток в лоскутной технике. Представлена огромная вдохновляющая коллекция из eighty five авторских работ._____________A small-sized dedication of time is all you want to create those picture-perfect postcard quilts! provide, alternate, or treasure those four" x 6" mini-greetings--and make a special duvet in a night. - persist with one step by step venture to profit the procedure; then get encouraged by way of greater than eighty five artistic adaptations, all proven in close-up photographs - opt for a novelty textile to begin; then discover ways to boost your individual topics with images of material and embellishment collections - enhance postcards with laptop satin sewing, ribbons, yarns, buttons, beads, rubber stamps, gown jewellery - there is not any restrict to what you could use! Другая книга похожей тематики:Христа Рольф "Открытки из ткани. Миниатюрные произведения известных мастеров квилта" eighty five

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