TEXTILES

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Smithsonian, 1994 - Design - 256 pages
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Textiles: a classification of techniques

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One piece of cloth is not just like another, as this comprehensive guide shows. From the simplest threadmaking, meshing, and plaiting through complex warp methods and weaving, almost every imaginable ... Read full review

Contents

Double looping
10
Simple interconnected or laterally linked looping
11
Knotting
18
Plain crochet stitch
24
Knotted wrapping
29
Plysplitting
43
Sprang
51
1 Slit tapestry
64
Plaited Borders
125
Weft or warptwined borders
128
Hair embroidery
139
Covering certain parts of the fabric prior to dyeing resist dyeing
143
References
156
Ornamentation with solid materials
169
English
237
German
247

Weaving with a passive Warp
76
Weaves or Binding Structures
87
Gauze weaves
99
Warp pile weaving velvet
113
Woven beadwork
119
French
251
Italian
252
Portuguese Spanish
253
Northern languages
255
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