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Smocking [Ondori Handicraft Collection].

by Ondori.

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Published
1984
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6th ed.
ISBN
9780870403675
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Tokyo: Ondorisha Publishers Japan, 1984. 6th ed.. Paperback small quarto, good plus condition, stapled, colour photos, black & white & single-colour photos & drawings, bottom corner tips covers & pages slightly creased, spine title little faded, minor edgewear, rubber stamp inside front cover, owner's written name title page. 88 pp. The beautiful designs in this English-translated Ondari (Japanese) craft… Read more
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Stumpwork Embroidery Designs and Projects [Milner Craft Series].

by Nicholas, Jane.

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Published
2000
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Reprint ed.
ISBN
9781863512084
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$25.65

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Sydney: Sally Milner Publishing, 2000. Reprint ed.. Hardback quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white drawings, colour plates, few tiny bumps cover corners & fore-edge, minor edgewear. 192 pp. In this very special book, the author details 19 embroidery projects containing 28 new motifs that depict field flowers, pansies in many hues, roundels with scrolling… Read more
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Melbourne, Prahran: Aussie Publishers, 1998. Paperback quarto, very good condition, few black & white drawings, colour photos, minimal edgewear. 86 pp. This clear and concise book shows how easy it is to use the technology at your fingertips to create beautiful furnishings. The inspiration for this book came from a new colour range of Madeira rayon threads. Jenny Haskins… Read more
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Australia Dreaming: Quilts to Nagoya.

by Guild, Quilter's; Poulos, Judy (editor); Payne, Andrew (photographer).

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Published
1995
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1st ed.
ISBN
9781863432474
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Sydney, Rushcutters Bay: J. B. Fairfax Press, 1995. 1st ed.. Paperback quarto, very good condition, colour photos (mostly full-page), illustrated inside covers, minor edgewear corner tips. 104 pp. Australian quiltmaking takes another step forward with this collection of contemporary quilts bound for Nagoya in Japan. Forty-five quilts illustrate and define the theme with colour and imagination. From all over… Read more
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Quilted Gardens: Floral Quilts of the Nineteenth Century.

by Clark, Ricky.

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Published
1994
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1st ed.
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9781558532724
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Nashville, TN: Rutledge Hill Press, 1994. 1st ed.. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, minimal edgewear corner tips. 115 pp. This is the story of the classic floral quilt which was one of the most popular styles used in the 19th century. From the 1840s through the 1870s, these attractive, eye-catching designs were very popular. The designs gradually declined… Read more
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Kiln Building [Ceramics Handbook Series].

by Gregory, Ian.

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Published
2006
Edition
New, reprint ed.
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9780713679267
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London: A. & C. Black, 2006. New, reprint ed.. Paperback trade, very good condition, colour & black & white photos, black & white figures, frontispiece, top corner creased front cover, minor edgewear, base spine lightly rubbed. 95 pp. Discusses the different types of kilns, fuels, the materials to use, and the principles to be kept in mind for successful… Read more
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Embroidery Beading Designs and Techniques.

by Jarratt, Maisie.

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Published
1992
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1st ed.
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9780864174796
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Kenthurst, NSW: Kangaroo Press, 1992. 1st ed.. Hardback quarto, pictorial cover, very good condition, black & white drawings (some full-page), black & white plate (frontispiece), colour plates, tiny dent front cover, minimal edgewear. 72 pp. This book is a followup to her successful How to Bead: French Embroidery Beading. This book has new designs based on combinations of the… Read more
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The Dough Book.

by Joner, Tone Bergli.

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Published
1991
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9781863510424
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Sydney, Birchgrove: Sally Milner, 1991. Hardback small wide quarto, pictorial cover, very good condition, colour illustrations, white & grey drawings, spine ends & cover corner tips very slightly rubbed, bottom corner front cover little bumped. 71 pp. This interesting book has lots of craft projects using dough which can be enjoyed year-round by all the family. The book has… Read more
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Embellishments: How to Add Unique Details to Your Clothes and Accessories.

by Ganderton, Lucinda.

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Published
2013
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9781780095127
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London: New Holland, 2013. 1st ed.. Hardback small wide quarto, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), pictorial cover, colour photos (mostly full-page), black & white drawings, minor edgewear jacket. 111 pp. This book is full of inspiring ideas to show you how to add unique eye-catching detail to your clothes and accessories. A fabulous collection… Read more
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Bear Crafts [Lothian Australian Craft Series].

by Brearley, Deborah; Thomas, Bill (photographer).

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Published
1995
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1st ed.
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9780850917109
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Melbourne: Lothian Publishing, 1995. 1st ed.. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white drawings, colour photos, faint foxing inside covers, minor edgewear corner tips. 64 pp. This beautiful inspiring book has an extended range of appealing craft projects where the teddy bear is the theme using: stencilling, patchwork, quilting, decoupage, and fabric painting. All the projects are… Read more
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Melbourne, Ringwood: Penguin Books Australia, 1994. 1st ed.. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, full-page colour text-photos, black & white patterns & drawings, frontispiece, spine little faded, minor edgewear corners. 106 pp. This inspiring book has a stunning collection of original designs featuring the much-loved pansy. The patterns are adaptable for more than a dozen crafts, including applique, embroidery… Read more
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Stitch It Simple: 25 Hand Sewn Projects to Make and Share [Milner Craft Series].

by Sheard, Beth; Fassett, Kaffe (foreword); Wooster, Steven (photos).

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Published
2014
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9781863514774
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Binda, NSW: Sally Milner, 2014. 1st ed.. Paperback small quarto (with flaps), very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white & single-colour drawings. 135 pp. This book has 25 hand sewn projects with clear step-by-step instructions. The author is a talented young designer who has created the projects in this book, using the colourful fabrics in the Kaffe… Read more
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Country Brushstrokes [Milner Craft Series].

by McCann, Marilyn.

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Published
1996
Edition
Reprint ed.
ISBN
9781863511483
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Burra Creek, NSW: Sally Milner Publishing, 1996. Reprint ed.. Paperback quarto, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. 90 pp. How to create country Australiana and bush scenes in the folk art (naive) style. One of the first books in Australia about the popular American style as applied to Australian projects.
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Encyclopedia of Needlework.

by de Dillmont, Therese.

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Published
1920
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Revised & Enlarged ed.
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Mulhouse, France: D.M.C. Library / Printed by Societie Anonyme DMC, 1920. Revised & Enlarged ed.. Hardback thick very small, no jacket as issued, very good condition, olive green cloth cover (spine faintly faded), black patterned endpapers, top edge gilt, colour & black & white plates, black & white drawings, front hinge little split (pages firm), minor edgewear. 800 pp.… Read more
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On English Costume.

by Kelly, Mary; Ouless, C. (illustrator).

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Published
1943
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Enlarged ed.
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London: H. F. W. Deane & Sons / Year Book Press, 1943. Enlarged ed.. Paperback small, good plus condition, card cover (little marked), drawings, hinge little split (pages firm), pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. 54 pp. A British survey of fashion from Saxon dress (460 - 1100) to Victorian dress (1840 - 1900).
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Textured Canvas Work [Milner Craft Series].

by Park, Alison.

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Published
1994
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9781863511322
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Sydney: Sally Milner, 1994. 1st ed.. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white illustrations, full-page colour photos, few pages edge creases, minor edgewear corners. 114 pp. This book covers the basics for a beginner, and also the experienced embroiderer. The Australian author shows the ease of adding texture and a third dimension using beautiful colours and a… Read more
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Singer Sewing for the Home [Singer Sewing Reference Library].

by DeCosse, Cy.

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Published
1988
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Reprint ed.
ISBN
9780865732032
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Minnetonka, MN: Cy DeCosse Incorporated, 1988. Reprint ed.. Hardback quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour photos (some full-page), small mark top edge free flyleaf, faint toning endpapers & top edge few pages. 128 pp. This Singer Sowing book has a wide selection of decorator home fashions that are simple to construct, easy to care for, cost… Read more
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Easy Design Techniques for Porcelain.

by Tailor, Heather; Jones, Helen.

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Published
1993
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1st ed.
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9780864175311
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Sydney, Kenthurst: Kangaroo Press, 1993. 1st ed.. Hardback quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white drawings, colour photos, spine little faded. 87 pp. This book gives instructions on how to start from a realistic drawing and develop a series of stylised and abstracted designs suitable for china painting and other decorative arts such as stained… Read more
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Contemporary Needlepoint.

by Robins, Caroline; Buttner, Christine.

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Published
1994
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9781857322583
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London: Mitchell Beazley, 1994. Hardback quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), full-page colour photos, colour drawings, minor edgewear. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 144 pp. Inspirational sourcebook for comparatively experienced needlecraft enthusiasts, containing 22 projects with colour charts and clear step-by-step diagrams and instructions for making clothes, accessories and gifts.… Read more
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Cajun Mardi Gras Masks [Folk Art and Artists].

by Lindahl, Carl; Ware, Carolyn.

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Published
1997
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1st ed.
ISBN
9780878059683
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Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 1997. 1st ed.. Hardback small square quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos, covers little rubbed, two tiny dents rear cover. 96 pp. A study of Cajun Mardi Gras and its traditional maskmaking. Every winter, Cajun Louisiana folk artists assemble unlikely mixtures of material to shape masks for their Mardi Gras celebrations. This… Read more
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