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Bobbin lace in photographs
Voysey, Cynthia,
ISBN: 0713453311
B.T. Batsford Ltd, London, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Having had a life-long interest in photography and for the last eighteen years in lace, it was natural Cynthia Voysey should wish to record those exquisite pieces of needle and bobbin lace she had seen in private collections and at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter. Here she presents the best of bobbin laces from the seventeenth century to the present day. Each piece of lace featured is named and dated; they are in chronological order. The fine detailed photographs allow for a close study of each lace and its characteristic form. Lacemakers of all ages and skills will find this to be a stimulating and inspirational book -- front fold over blurb Fading of the top and left of the front panel with a small tear, and fading of the spine. No other damage. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 125 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Crafts; Embroidery; Home Decorating & Repair. ISBN: 0713453311. ISBN/EAN: 9780713453317. Inventory No: 0261506. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0261506  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Embroidery for beginners
Huntly, Mary,
ISBN: 0851799434
RIGBY, Adelaide, 1976. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. a volume in the Rigby instant book series, showing no damage. Size: 16mo (very small). 64 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Embroidery.; Embroidery; ISBN: 0851799434. ISBN/EAN: 9780851799438. Inventory No: 0260832. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $4.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0260832  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Kaye Pyke's Elegant Embroidery
Pyke, Kaye; Landy, Lynne,
ISBN: 0044423578
Allen & Unwin, North Sydney, 1991. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Diagrammatic. reprint. Inscribed by Author. 750 g; X, 118 pages, includes appendices, the text is illustrated with colour photographs, and black-and-white line drawings, some of which a step-by-step. Colour illustrated dustwrapper. Written in the early 1990s, this book offers sophisticated stitchery with panache. This book shows the reader how to start with the simplest project and develop techniques and stitches to create beautiful handmade pieces to be proud of. All the stitches used explained in full in stitch glossaries at the front of the book. on the title page there is an inscription to the previous owner by the author and dated 18.6.92 Second impression of the First Edition. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Diagrammatic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Embroidery; Home Decorating & Repair. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0044423578. ISBN/EAN: 9780044423577. Inventory No: 0275299. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0275299  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Machine Embroidery and Textile Decoration: Inspirational Projects for Creative Clothing and Accessories
Woodsford, Elli,
ISBN: 1845431170
Apple Press, Hove, United Kingdom, 2006. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. A nice clean copy showing no damage, no writing no marks. Covering a wide range of machine embroidery and textile decoration techniques, this book will show machine embroiderers and those with an interest in fashion and accessories how to apply exciting and innovative techniques to their works. Each topic covered include step-by-step illustrated instructions and emphasis is on experimentation and creativity, with patterns and templates for all projects included rear panel blurb Full number line. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fashion, Fabrics & Style; Embroidery; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 1845431170. ISBN/EAN: 9781845431174. Inventory No: 0267975. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0267975  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Mary Thomas's Embroidery Book
Thomas, Mary,
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1943. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Reprint. preface and acknowledgements by author, list of illustrations and index. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing an example of Drawn Fabric Work. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography and black-and-white illustrations. Beige coloured cloth covered boards with blue/gray colour titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book that was first published in 1936 dealing with the various forms of embroidery, giving examples and instructions on how to do all. Softening to the backstrip with bumping to the top book corners with rubbing and fraying of the book corners. Staining and grubby marks to the book panels with browning of the textblock edges and light browning of the pages. Some bumping to the top book edge. The front hinge has cracked, and the underlying webbing is visible. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [6], VII - XV, [1], 304 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Embroidery; Inventory No: 0116789. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0116789  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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