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Fabric Embellishing the Basics Beyond

Author : Ruth Chandler
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Embellishing your fabric is more fun than ever thanks to this fabulous new book. Create fabric workbook pages while learning each individual embellishing method. Mix and match to your heart's content. Clear instructions to guide you every step of the way Over 50 embellishing techniques complete with step-by-step Gain inspiration from four renowned fiber artists Assemble a keepsake fabric workbook you will refer to time and time again

Embellishing with Beads

Author : Nancy Nehring
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New in Paper From evening gowns to sofa pillows, bags to scarves, beads add sophistication and glamour wherever they're applied. And using the tips and techniques in this full-color guide, you can easily select the right beads for your project, prepare the fabric, and develop and transfer your own creative patterns--whether starting from scratch or adding beads to ready-to-wear garments and accessories. Attractive photographs of glittering, colorful beaded items will inspire you to begin right away.

Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing

Author : Carol Zentgraf
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This step-by-step technique reference introduces and thoroughly explores several methods of fabric embellishment that can be used to adorn clothes, home décor items, or even quilts. With Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing, you'll delve into various methods of appliqué, learn the nuances of free-motion embroidery and thread sketching, and learn to maximize the decorative stitches and embroidery capabilities of your sewing machine. Explore the world of trims and learn creative or tried and true ways to apply them. Try some fabric manipulation techniques to give fabric exciting texture. Each section includes easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions and ends with three to five small projects. Enhance your skills and develop your craft with Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing!

Embellishing With Anything

Author : Gladys Love
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Recycle Found Treasures into Fun Little Art Quilts to Give, Trade, and Show Off. 17 small-scale projects give you a quick and inexpensive way to play with new fiber art techniques and materials. Have fun making artist trading cards, fabric postcards, wallhangings, journal pages, luggage tags, or pin dolls. Enhance your creations with found objects like wine labels, driftwood, feathers, costume jewelry, even beer cans! Make beautiful beads from fabric scraps, stabilizer, wool felt, or recycled-plastic felt. Includes informative sections on tools, techniques and supplies. Is that a broken thrift store necklace, or the perfect centerpiece for your next artist trading card? Is it an old wine label, or a witty embellishment for a fabric postcard? Learn how to use supplies from your stash (and maybe your trash) to make charming little quilts. You'll find art all around you, once you learn to Embellish with Anything.

Textiles Technology

Author : Alex McArthur
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This volume was written to support pupils as they work through their GCSE course in design and technology. It contains a mixture of extended projects, focused tasks and activities which together with the key points and sample examination questions support the AQA syllabus.

Fabric Art Journals

Author : Pam Sussman
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This is the first comprehensive book that offers complete step-by-step instruction and patterns for creating unique book structures from cloth. Fabric Art Journals offers vital information on getting started, from choosing fabrics and creating patterns through basic sewing techniques. After learning how to make various styles of fabric books, readers will learn embellishment techniques that include painting, writing, decorative stitching, machine and hand embroidery, print and transfer techniques, and quilting techniques. An inspirational gallery is also included, providing a brilliant collection of artists' work in this medium. This book not only teaches, but also inspires. It is a must-have for anyone interested in book making and fabric art. It is packed with colourful photography and step-by-step illustrations.

How to Decorate and Embellish Your Fabrics

Author : Laurie Wisbrun
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The ultimate guide for all crafters seeking to achieve the perfect finish for their fabric-based projects. Comprehensive step-by-step instructions are accompanied by detailed illustrations that introduce readers to an extensive range of fabric alteration and embellishment techniques, such as tie-dyeing, block printing, and beading.

Embroidery to Embellish Everything

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"This book contains 30 original embroidery designs with step-by-step instructions for embroidering them onto garments, home decor items, or paper crafts. Each design is presented in a full-color photo in close-up detail, and includes materials lists. Theb

The Complete Photo Guide to Felting

Author : Ruth Lane
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This richly illustrated how-to book is a comprehensive reference for various felting techniques, including needle felting, wet felting, and nuno felting. With these easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions and hundreds of full-color photos, you’ll be able to explore these easy projects that provide fun opportunities for you to try the techniques. Galleries of unique felted designs and creations by renowned fabric artists act as beautiful examples and inspiration to pursue the hobby yourself.

Creative Beads from Paper Fabric

Author : Ann Kristen Krier
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Shows crafters how to make rolled beads from paper and fabric. This book presents ten projects for making a variety of rolled beads from paper, fibre, and fabric and the no-sew method, which yields art beads that add dimension to craft projects.

Proceedings of the 4th World Conference on Detergents

Author : Arno Cahn
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These proceedings document a conference that has become the forum not only for the dissemination of new technical developments, reviews of markets and consumer habits across the globe, but also for communicating "policy" by the major players in the industry.

Beautifully Embellished Landscapes

Author : Joyce Becker
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New Ideas to Bring Your Landscape Quilts to Life! You won't believe the realistic effects you can achieve in your next landscape quilt! Amazing variety of techniques includes paints, markers, stamps, photo printing and artwork, threadwork and lace, sheer overlays and Angelina fibers, and so much more. Create realistic special effects for water, reflections, skies, snow, gardens, and buildings. Great ideas for landscape-inspired gifts including greeting cards, photo transfers, and small quilts. Spectacular results are within your reach, when you try the techniques developed by landscape expert Joyce Becker. Play like a kid in kindergarten: special paints, fibers, and tools are easy to find and fun to use. Over 200 photos and illustrations for inspiration, plus 8 complete projects.

The Fabric Makes the Quilt

Author : Roberta Horton
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This intriguing book of fabrics and quilts will inspire quiltmakers of any skill level. Here she describes how she lets fabrics speak to her, inspiring quilts filled with color, texture, and pattern. The book is divided into five sections. In the first, she discusses creativity and how we can become more creative. Then, in "Basics," Roberta discusses color, value, fabric pattern, design principles, and tools. "Process" deals with all the ways we can use our fabric creatively to build our quilts. The "Gallery" section is a feast for the eyes with quilts from Roberta and her students. Finally, "Techniques" includes more creative ways to approach sewing.

Embellish Your Home

Author : Dena Fishbein
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The host of the DIY television series Embellish This! explains how to transform one's personal living space with a range of attractive and original embellishments, from custom paper shades, to hand-painted glass, to other unique projects created from everyday items and objects.

Sourcing and Selecting Textiles for Fashion

Author : Erin Cadigan
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Sourcing and Selecting Textiles for Fashion provides students with an analysis of fashion textiles and instruction for their use in fashion design.

Beading Basics A Beginners Guide for Beading Fabric

Author : Carlita DelCorso
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Wrapped in fabriqu

Author : Glenda D. Sparling
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On the Surface

Author : Wendy Hill
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Gives instructions and ideas for surface stitching of fabric using a sewing machine - Also gives ideas for embellishment using multiple layers of decorative and utility threads.

Embellishing Book 261 Lame Fur and More

Author : Koppie Originals
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Sewing with Fabulous Vintage Fabrics

Author : Arden Franklin
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Luxurious linens, lovely old lace, charming chenille and cross-stitch, and timeless textiles: collectors who love beautiful antique fabrics and seamstresses who have classic clothing they'd like to repurpose will find inspiration in these 30 superb designs. There's something for everyone, including an exquisite christening gown adorned with lace, a denim jacket with a vintage fur collar, and a jaunty set of 1950's patterned caf� curtains. A blouse made from an elegant sheer curtain panel even has three variations; one is elegant and sophisticated, another features a cute strawberry print, and a third style showcases latticework from an old nightdress. Layout sketches for every article show clearly how each vintage textile, whether a doily or mid-century tablecloth, has undergone its transformation.