Suitable for both the beginner and expert needlewoman, this book is filled with practical diagrams and simple instructions for creating textural samples. It explores the versatility of cathedral windows, the diversity of log cabin corners, the dynamics of vandalism and interlooking shapes, discloses the secrets of sculptured spheres, unveils the magic of microwave dying and explains the mysteries of Fibonacci's rabbits. Amongst the designs included in the book are projects on the Pilgrim Scrip and other bags, textured landscapes and a calico hat.
Suitable for both the beginner and expert neddlewoman, this book is filled with practical diagrams and simple instructions for creating textural samples. Explore the world of weaving, scrunching, tucking and pleating; unravel the mystery of the bias bobble; and discover the delights of trumpets and the origami twist. The book includes an illustrated section on finishing techniques in addition to extensive suggestions for design development.
Turn your wardrobe into fashion district garmenture! Learn to use appliquE, apply beads, fringing, quilting, painting, and more in more than 15 texturizing projects-with ideas and inspirations for dozens more. Plus, acquaint yourself with the tools and trims used to create textures.
Author : C. Wayne Smith
ISBN : 0471180459
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 89.46 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Here is a vital new source of "need-to-know" information for cotton industry professionals. Unlike other references that focus solely on growing the crop, this book also emphasizes the cotton industry as a whole, and includes material on the nature of cotton fibers and their processing; cotton standards and classification; and marketing strategies.