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Warp and Weft: Woven Textiles in Fashion, Art and Interiors

Warp and Weft: Woven Textiles in Fashion, Art and Interiors

Author: Jessica Hemmings
$39.95(AUD)  inc GST
Description

This beautiful weaving book explores the world of woven textiles created for fashion, interiors and art. It focuses on the many different weaving structures used in modern textiles, from the childishly simple to the incredibly complex, and the effects these are used to create. An excellent resource for everyone with an interest in modern, woven textiles, this book features work by contemporary makers including Salt, Nuno, Maggie Orth, Dashing Tweeds, Ismini Samanidou, Liz Williamson, Dries van Noten, Lia Cook and Mark Pollack.

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A stunningly beautiful book that explores the weave structures of modern textiles.
Reviews
Readable, with enough technical insight to satisfy an academic of professional audience and enough explanation to reach a more casual reader. Carefully chosen photographs (and especially the detail shots) help clear up any ambiguities and pique the reader's curiosity. Selvedge
Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781408134443
  • : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • : A & C Black Publishers Ltd
  • : August 2012
  • : 246mm X 189mm
  • : November 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jessica Hemmings
  • : Paperback
  • : 144