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Weaving & Spinning Equipment & Textile Books Bought & Sold UPDATED: Thursday 24 June 2021 at 09:30

Books

To Order Books  Telephone 01730 817191 with the number (ie: W20) plus first part of the title, your name, address plus post code, and telephone number.  If speaking to an answer machine, please give this information slowly and clearly and repeat if possible. You can also order by email hilary@totallytextiles.co.uk The books will then be sent to you with an invoice to include the postage and packing.... please make your cheque out to The Loom Exchange. Or you can pay via Paypal adding 50p to cover Paypal charges, using the email address above.

BOOKS WANTED   The Loom Exchange buys in libraries of textile books, particularly: weaving, spinning, dyeing etc.  If you have books to sell, please send a list to the Loom Exchange, Ash , Stedham, GU29 0PX and we will offer you a price for them.

 

 

 

 

 

Weaving

W1. The Craft of Weaving by Irene Waller.  Softback pp92  A practical guide for the complete beginner. £4

W2.  The Weaver's Workbook - a concise weaving course based on a creative understanding of the priciples and practices of the craft.   by Hilary Chetwynd.  Hardback pp94  £6

W3.  Foundations of Weaving by Mike Halsey and Lore Youngmark.  Hardback pp207  £6

W4.  Painting with Yarns - Let's Weave A Tapestry by Hilary Charlesworth. New publication.  A spiral bound softback step by step guide to weaving a tapestry sampler.  All you need to know, fully illustrated.  £9.95  collection or part of a book order,  or  £11.45 includes postage and packing.

W5.  Weaving Contemporary Rag Rugs - new designs, traditional techniques by Heather L. Allen.   Hardback pp 124.   Inspiring, start cutting up those old shirts now!  £7

W6.  The Weaver's Craft by L.E.Simpson and M.Weir.  A Dryad hadback pp216  £7

W7.  Weaving A Life - the story of Mary Meigs Atwater.  Compiled by Mary Jo Reiter and edited by Veronica Patterson.  Softback pp208  £6

W8.  Small Woven Tapestries. by Mary Rhodes. Hardback pp142  beautifully illustrated and vgc  £6

W9.  Weaving - A Manual of Techniques by Rosemary Bridgman.  Hardback pp224.  £6

W10.  Hand Loom Weaving by Luther Hooper.  Softback pp338  The classic comprehensive guide to weaving.  £5

W11.  Table Loom Weaving by Luther Hooper.   (a Pitman series book 1920's collectable) full of great plates illustrating patterns etc.  an excellent guide.  £5

W12.  The Art of Weaving by Else Regensteiner.    Softback pp184  An inspirational guide to both pattern weaving and art form weaving.  £5

W13.  Navaho Weaving by Charles Avery Amsden.  Foreword by Frederick Webb Hodge.  Softback pp260 A fascinating guide to this beautiful weaving technique.  Black and whilte photos and illustrations throughout.  £6

W14.  The Essential Handbook of Weaving by Rosemary Murray.  Hardback pp158  £6

W15.  Your Handweaving by Elsie G. Davenport.  Softback pp127  a good old fashioned beginners guide.  £4

W16.  Weaving, Spinning and Dyeing - a beginner's manual.  by Virginia G. Hower.  Softback pp168  £4

W17.  Hand Weaving and Cloth Design by Marianne Straub.  Hardback pp152  £6

W18.  Weaving a Navajo Blanket by Gladys A. Reichard.  Softback pp 222.  £5

W19.  The Structure of Weaving by Ann Sutton.  Hardback pp192  125 diagrams and 80 photographs illustrate this excellent guide. £8

W20.  Weaves and Pattern Drafting by John Tovey.   Hardback pp98  £7

W21.  The Technique of Weaving by John Tovey.   pp126  An excellent comprehensive guide for anyone starting out with weaving.  £5

W22.  The Weavers of Ancient Peru.  Softback pp64 a guide from the exhibition of Peruvian textiles at the Commonwealt Institute in 1985.  £4

W23.  Four Harness Weaving by Kernochan Bowen.  The complete guide to warping and weaving on a four harness loom.  Hardback pp160  £8

W24.  Salish Weaving by Paula Gustafson.  Hardback pp130 A beautiful guide.  £8

W25.  The Navajo Weaving Tradition 1650 to the Present.  by Alice Kaufman and Christopher Selser.  Softback pp150  Wonderful colour plates illustrate this excellent guide.  £8

W28.  Spiders' Games - a book for beginning weavers by Phylis Morrison.  Hardback pp128  great ideas to explore with minimal equipment and lots of enthusiasm.  £5

W29.  Guide to Weaving - a popular crafts publication,  Softback pp140  An excellent comprehensive guide.  £5

W30.  Step by Step Weaving - a complete introduction to the craft of weaving, illustrated in full colour by Nell Znamierowski.  Softback pp93  £4

W31.  Weaving for Beginners by Lynn Paulin.  Easy to follow, full colour instructions for simple needle weaving on lap looms.  Softback pp40  £4

W32.  Elements of Weaving - a complete introduction to the art and techniques.  by Azalea Stuart Thorpe and Jack Lenor Larsen.  Hardback pp257  £7

W33.  Weaving and Spinning - tapestry, tablet, finger and inkle, looms and spinning.  Hardback pp135 £5

W34.  Fun With Weaving by Eileen Hobden.  Hardback pp63 signed by the author.  A beginner's book full of exciting ideas using simple equipment.  £5

W35.  West African Weaving by Venice Lamb.  Hardback pp228  A comprehensive guide with black and white and colour photos.  £8

W36.  Your Book of Weaving by Roger Lewis.  Hardback pp48  A simple and practical introduction - suitable for young people starting out as weavers.  £4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spinning

S1. The Little Book of Sheep "an amazing and diverting collection of sheep to amuse and delight" pocket size hardback pp56 with beautiful illustrations.  £3

S2.  Notes on Spinning and Dyeing Wool by May Holding.  Softback pp38  £3

S3.  The Craft of Handspinning by Eileen Chadwick.  Softback pp167   £5

S6.  Homespun Handknit - caps, socks, mittens and gloves edited by Linda Ligon.  An Interweave Press softback vgc pp160   Lots of lovely things to make with your handspun!  £6

S7.  Spinning Wheels Spinners and Spinning by Patricia Baines.   pp252  £8 softback £5

S8.  Creative Crafts with Wool and Flax by Molly Duncan.  Hardback pp64  £4

S10.  Spinning, Dyeing and Weaving.  A WI home skills guide to basic techniques and equipment.  Softback   £3.50

S11.  Buddhism for Sheep  - illustrations by Chris Riddell.... pocket sized wisdom!  £3

S12.  Sheep and Wool by T.A.Thompson.   ex library children's book but a really informative read!  £2 

S13.  Stylish Knitting from Handspun or Commercial Yarns. by Nina Shuttlewood.  Hardback pp136 £5

S14.  Spinning and Weaving at Home - making and using your own low-cost spinning wheel and loom by Thomas Kilbride.  Softback pp128  £5

S17.  British Sheep Breeds - their wool and its uses.  Softback pp84 published by the wool marketing board.  £5

S19.  Hands On Spinning by Lee Raven.  Softback pp120  An Interweave press comprehensive guide.  £5

S20.  Fibres to Fabrics by Hazel Clark.  Techniques and projects for hand spinners.  Hardback pp134  £5

S21.  Wool Away - the art and technique of shearing. by Godfrey Bowen.  Softback pp192   £6

S25.  Spinning and Weaving - a practical guide by Eileen Hobden.  Softback pp114  £4.50

SL4.  Wool Spinning - by Hetty Wickens.  Dryad Press leaflet £1

SL6.  Spindle Spinning - a needle crafts booklet.  £1

SL7. Spinning and Spinning Wheels by Eliza Leadbeater £1

SL8.  Complete Guide to Hand Spinning by K. Grasett.  London school of weaving booklet. £1

Dyeing

 

D1.  Passion For Colour - designer knitting with natural dyes by Sarah Burnett.  Hardback pp156.  £7

D2.  Dyeing For Fibres and Fabrics.  Softback pp79  £4

D3.  Hands on Dyeing by Betsy Blumenthal and Kathryn Kreider.  Softback pp110   A great Interweave Press guide.£5

D4.  Tie and Dye - as a present day craft by Anne Maile.  Hardback pp180  ex library copy.  £2

D5.  Synthetic Dyeing - for spinners, weavers, knitters and embroiderers by Frances and Tony Tompson.  Hardback pp134.  £6

D6.  A Garden to Dye For - how to use plants from the garden to create natural colors for fabrics and fibers.  by Chris McLaughlin.  Hardback pp142  as new.  Inspirational guide.  £6

D7.  Natural Dyes for Spinners and Weavers.  by Hetty Wickens.  Softback pp96  a comprehensive guide.   £5

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knitting

K1.  The Harmony Guide to Knitting Stitches softback pp96  A comprehensive pattern library. vgc £5

K2.  The Sweater Workshop by Jacqueline Fee.  Spiral bound softback pp168    throw away your patterns and follow this brilliant guide.  £7

K3.  Knitter's Almanac by Elizabeth Zimmermann.  Projects for each month of the year.  Softback pp147  Keep yourself busy all year with this lovely little book.  £4.50

K4.  The Handknitter's Design Book - a practical guide to creating beautiful knitwear by Alison Ellen.  Hardback pp144  An inspirational book by this brilliant designer/knitter.  £8

K5.  Knitty Gritty - knitting for the absolute beginner by Aneeta Patel.  Softback pp128  A tried and tested guide in vgc and with great patterns and photos - get out those needles!  £8

K7.  The Complete Book of Knitting Crochet and Embroidery.  Large format hardback pp480  a comprehensive guide.  £5

K8.  Kaffe Fassett at the V & A.  Knitting and Needlepoint. with photos by Steve Lovi.  Hardback pp158   As with all his books - packed with inspiration.  £5

K9.  The Knitting Book by Jo Compton.  which yarn?  choosing a stitch, basic patterns to adapt, how to start designing and much more.  Softback pp102  £6

K10.  The Country Diary Book of Knitting by Annette Mitchell.  Hardback pp160 beautiful water colours, and lovely photos and patterns in this as new copy. £6

K11.  Knitting For All the Family - Introduction by Una Stubbs.   Beautiful French design combined with easy to follow instructions.  Hardback pp190 £5

K12.  Glorious Knitting by Kaffe Fassett.  Over 30 exclusive patterns in this beautiful softback pp160  £6

K13.  Knitability by Linda O'Brian and Gyles Brandreth.  as new hardback pp94 fun knits for all the family - lots of info. and great illustrations. £5

K14.  The Knitter's Bible - designs for children and adults by Kate Buller.  Hardback pp176  Use the step by step guide to learn new techniques.   £8

K15.  Knit Hats Now - more than 40 knitted hats from 21 top designers.  Softback pp96.  step by step instructions all clearly illustrated.  Patterns for all skill levels.  £5

K16.  Luxury Yarn One-Skein Wonders - 101 small indulgences edited by Judith Durant.  Alpaca, Organic cotton, Bamboo, Cashmere, Silk, Soy, Corn, Angora, Mohair, Qiviut.  Softback pp271  £8

K17.  A Passion for Knitting = step by step illustrated techniques, easy patterns and essential resources for becoming part of the world of knitting.   By Nancy J. Thomas and Ilana Rabinowitz.  Softback pp270  £7

K18.  Knitivity - create your own Christmas scene by Fiona Goble.  Softback pp80.  £4.50

K19.  Introduction to Knitting - a Golden Hands publication.  Hardback pp116.  Easy to follow beginners course.  Stitches and patterns to perfect your techniques.  £4.50

K20.  Jaeger Handknits - 12 exclusive Jaeger hand knit designs for babies and toddlers from Debbie Bliss.  Softback vgc pp41 £4.50

K21.  Rowan Felted Collection.  A collection of 17 accessory designs by Sarah Hatton.  Softback pp38  £3.50

K22.  Passion for Colour - designer knitting with natural dyes by Sarah Burnett.  Hardback pp139   Glorious illustrations and inspiring designs.  £5

K23.  Traditional Knitted Lace Shawls by Martha Waterman.  Softback pp118  £7

K24.  Sue Bradley's Cotton Collection - delightful florals, classic textures, fascinating birds and beasts, sporty geometrics.  Softback pp95 20 easy to knit designs. £4.50

K25.  Nursery Knitting by Lena Stengard.  Hardback vgc pp112 lots of lovely designs for babies and youngsters up to four.  Superb photography and easy to follow instructions. £6

K26.  Not Just More Socks by Sandi Rosner.  Softback pp68  16 out of the ordinary knitting projects for self striping sock yarn.  £5

K27.  Adventures in Knitting.  Breaking the rules and creating unique designs by Brenda Shapeero.  Hardback pp96.  Stitch know-how, needle know-how, equpment for decoration, embellishments, colour, yarns and much more.  £5

K28.  The Art of Knitting edited by Eve Harlow.  Garments for today from patterns of the past.  Hardback pp160  This book is designed for the connoisseur.  The patterns are not simple but the results are beautiful and original.    £5

K29.  Colourful Knits for You and Your Child by Zoe Mellor.  softback pp80  over 25 innovative designs for women and children up to ten years old - creative use of colour and design to suit knitters of all abilities.  £4

K30.  The Sweater Book - 50 original handknits by top designers.  Hardback pp141 a compendium of beautiful designs for day and evening wear.  £3.50

K31.  Knitting Wildlife by Ruth Herring and Karen Manners.  A wide range of styles and garments for all ages inspired by wildlife designs in association with the World Wildlife Fund - Celebrity models include Marie Helvin and Imran Khan.  Hardback pp94 £5

K32.  A Complete Guide to Knitting edited by Pam Dawson.  Hardback pp160    just as it says in the title!  £4.50

K33.  The Book of Machine Knitting by David Holbourne.  Hardback pp119 £4

K34.  Design for Duomatics by Eileen Metcalf.  Booklet pp64  £3

K35.  The Artistic Collection by Jo Beedles.  Booklet pp56  Machine knitting.   £3

K36.  The Half Pint Collection by Jo Beedles.  Booklet pp62  £3

K38.  Framework Knitting by Marilyn Palmer - a Shire Album booklet.  £1

K39.  Knitting - an illustrated pocket guide to over 90 beautiful patterns.  Hardback pp94vgc £3.50

K41.  Blankets and Throws to Knit - patterns and piecing instructions for 100 knitted squares by Debbie Abrahams.  Hardback pp107   an inspiring book that makes you reach for your knitting needles.  £7

K49.  The Jean Moss Designer Knits Collection.  More than 30 original sweater and cardigan patterns.  Hardback pp160 £5

K50.  Sweaters from the Seaton Collection.  More than 20 inovative pullovers, cardigans, vests and jackets to knit.  by Jamie and Jessi Seaton.  Hardback pp144 beautifully photographed. £5

K58.   Essentials Children's Knits softback pp96 vgc Over 40 easy to make designs to suit every youngster from tiny babies to 12 year olds. £4

Crochet


C1. The Crochet Answer Book - solutions to every problem you'll ever face.  Answers to every question you'll ever ask.  By Edie Eckman.  Pocket hardback pp318.  £5

C2.  The Craft of Crochet by Pam Dawson.  Hardback pp123 £4

C6.  200 Crochet Blocks for blankets, throws and afghans.  by Jan Eaton.  Softback pp128  £6

Braid Making, Knotting, Tablets, Felt

B1.  Card Weaving by Candace Crockett.  Hardback pp142  history, materials, techniques, designing, patten drafts, double weave and much more all clearly illustrated.  £6

B2.  Learnabout Knots.  A Ladybird book.  £3

B3.  Braiding and Knotting - tehcniques and projects by Constantine A. Belash.  Softback pp126 £4

B4.  Tablet Weaving - a personal approach by Michael Crompton.  Booklet pp38  an excellent first guide. £2

B5.  Braidmaking by Barbara Pegg.  Softback pp80  Packed with techniques: plaiting, finger braids, knotted braids (macrame), woven braids, tassels, fringes and more.... £5

B6.  Finger Weaving:   Indian Braiding by Alta R. Turner.   Softback pp 48.  £3

B7.  Kumihimo - Japanese Silk Braiding Techniques by Catherine Martin.  Softback pp90  signed copy. £5

B8.  The Harrison Book of Knots - hardback pp102 a real treasure of a book with clear instructions for numerous knots.  £5

B9.  Sling Braiding of the Andes by Adele Cahlander.  Softback pp92 fully illustrated and clear instructions.  £5

B10.  The Technique of Tablet Weaving by Peter Collingwood.  Hardback pp430  An epic guide by this brilliant weaver - heavy to post but worth it!  £10

B15.  A Manual of Fingerweaving by Robert J. Austin.  Softback pp56.  vgc  a beautifully illustrated guide.  £5

 

  

Felt Making

F1.  Feltmaking - fabulous wearables, jewelry and home accents by Chad Alice Hagen.  Softback pp80.  Full of lovely vibrantly colourful projects.     An inspirational book.  £5

F2.  Felting Fashion - creative and inspirational techniques for feltmakers.  by Lizzie Houghton.  Hardback pp126  Practical ideas for creating beautiful clothes - step by step instructions for working with nuno felt and more.   vgc £8

F3.  Felted Knits by Beverly Galeskas.  Softback pp112.  A wonderful guide by Interweave Press covering all aspects of felted knitting with 36 projects to create.  vgc  £7

F4.  Elegant Scarves and Wraps  25 gorgeous felt designs by Jill Denton.  Softback pp128 vgc £7

F5.  Nuno Felt by Liz Clay.  Techniques and inspiration for accessories and home interiors.  Softback pp128  vgc.  £7

F6.  Felt Making - techniques and projects by Inge Evers.  softback pp87 - a handy introduction, clearly illustrated.  £4.50

F7.  Feltmaking - the whys and wherefores by Sheila Smith and Freda Walker.  Softback pp72 a great little introductory guide.  £4.50

F8.  Creating Felt Pictures by Andrea Hunter.  Softback pp96 vgc. How to use felt to create stunning artwork.  £5

 

 

Carpets and Rugs

CR1. All Colour Book of Oriental Carpets and Rugs by Stanley Reed. Hardback pp72 102 colour plates. £5

CR2.  European and Oriental Rugs for Pleasure and Investment by Jack Franses.   Hardback pp176 £4

CR3.  Oriental Rugs and Carpets by Fabio Formenton.  Hardback pp250.  A comprehensive guide with great illustrations.  £4.50

CR4.  Notes on Carpet Knotting and Weaving - published by the V & A.  Softback pp42  £3

CR5.  Rugs from The American Museum in Britain by Shiela Betterton.  Softback pp56  £3

CR6.  Rag Rug Inspirations - new designs for traditional techniques by Juliet Bawden.  Softback pp144 15 practical projects and colour photos throughout.  £8

CR7.  Charted Designs for Needle Made Rugs by Sibyl L. Mathews.  Hardback pp146  beautiful designs to follow.  £3.50

O26. Carpets of Central Persia by May H. Beattie. Softback pp104 from the World of Islam Festival 1976 catalogue – beautiful illustrations and lots of information but some pages torn out. £1.50

043.  Oriental Rugs in Colour by Preben Liebetrau - hardback pp130  65 colour plates illustrate this lovely little guide. £4

 

 

 

Other Books

M1.  The Designs of William Morris.  Gorgeous pocket book of designs in full colour.  £3

M2.  The Life and Works of William Morris.  Hardback pp79.  vgc  full colour plates.  £4

M3.  William Morris - Wallpapers and Chintzes by Fiona Clark.  Softback pp95  a comprehensive and fully illustrated guide.  £5

M4.  William Morris and the Arts and Crafts Movement - a Source Book by Linda Parry.  Large format hardback 100 colour plates.  £6

M5.  William Morris - Decor and Design by Elizabeth Wilhide.   Hardback pp191  a beautifully illustrated guide to this legendary designer and his works.  £6

M6.  The Arts and Crafts Movement by Steven Adams.  Hardback pp128  A lavishly illustrated and comprehensive guide.  £5

M7.  African Textiles - colour and creativity across a continent by John Gillow.  Large format softback pp240.   572 colour illustrations in this beautiful book. Lots of inspiration!  Very good condition.  £8

M8.  Folk Designs from the Caucasus for weaving and needlework.  by Lyatif Kerimov.  451 illustrations.  Softback pp120  £5

M9.  20's and 30's Style by Michael Horsham.  Hardback pp128  a feast for anyone with a love of this style.  £5

M10.  The Impressionists Book of Days - a sumptuous collection of the artists, their paintings and their lives.  by Viv Croot.  Hardback.  You are invited to spend a year with the artists - every page is saturated with texture, colour and luminosity that characterize Impressionist style.  £5

M11.  The Artistic Crafts Technichal Handbook - Embroidery and Tapestry Weaving.  Hardback pp403 £4

M12.  Navajo Rugs - how to find, evaluate, buy and care for them by Don Dedera.  Softback pp114  A comprehensive guide to these amazing textiles.  £5

M13.  Textiles from Guatemala by Ann Hecht.  Softback pp87  Over 100 colour illustrations in this gorgeous book - vgc  British Museum press.  £7

M14.  Color, Light, Sight, Sense by Moritz Zwimpfer.  Hardback pp506   An overview of those processes that lead to the perception of colors.. more than 700 photos and diagrams.  The book is intended especially for readers who are concerned with visual objects professionally or from personal interest.  £5

M15.  Better Sewing by Even Harlow.  Softback pp96  A comprehensive guide, fully illustrated.  £4

M16.  Introducing Textiles and Design by Vulker and Cooper.  Softback pp126  written for junior secondary courses in textiles and design. £3

M17.  Drawing Matters by Jane Stobart.  Softback pp128  A highly illustrated practical guide.  Full of information and inspiration.  £7 vgc.

M18.  Ikats - A Victoria and Albert Colour Book.  Hardback pp32 - a beautiful little book.  £4

M19.  Textile Classics - a complete guide to furnishing fabrics and their uses. by Melanie Paine.  Hardback pp240  £8

M20.  The Craft Traditions of India by Jaya Jaitly.  Hardback pp96 a beautifully illustrated guide.  £4

M21.  Beautiful Bowls and Colourful Creatures by Kath Danswan.  Softback pp48 vgc. Using stitch and colour to inspire magical 3D sculpture... wow!  £6

M22.  Sashiko - easy and elegant designs for decorative machine embroidery by Mary Parker.  Softback pp144.  Sashiko is a traditional Japanese technique - admired for its timeless beauty.  Gorgeous illustrations and inspirational.  £6

M23.  Running A Workshop - Basic business for craftspeople.  Softback pp136 published by the Crafts Council in 1985 but still full of useful info.  £4

M24.  Complete Contemporary Craft Textiles.  75 beautiful projects.  Weaving, quilting, felt making, crochet, knitting and more.  vgc. large format hardback pp382  £7

M25.  The Thoughtful Dresser by Linda Grant.  Softback pp308  Here is the thinking woman's guide to our relationship with what we wear; why we want to look our best and why it matters.  As new. £5

M26.  Decorative  Beadwork by Debbie Siniska  Hardback pp96  An inspirational guide. £5

M27.  The Tassels Book - an inspirational guide to tassels and tassel making with over 40 practical projects.  by Anna Crutchley.  Gorgeous guide!  Hardback pp160  £8

M28.  Caring For Textiles.  by Karen Finch and Greta Putnam.  Hardback pp104  £5

M29.  The Book of Stitches by Ellen T. Masters.  1899 edition - a collectable treasure.  £15

M30.  Shibori - the art of fabric tying, folding, pleating and dyeing by Elfriede Moller.  Softback pp64,  vgc  £5

M31.  Colour Harmony 2 - more than 1400 new colour combinations for the designer  a step by step guide to choosing and harmonizing tones.... fabulous! £5

M32.  Scrapbooking - 48 inspirational ideas for cataloguing and displaying treasured memories.  Softback pp 224   £6 vgc

M33.  Make Your Own Books and Boxes - portfolios, photo albums and decorative papers by Peter Baumgartner.  Softback pp94 vgc  £5

M34.  The Handmade Book by Angela James.  Hardback pp80 vgc  Includes 13 step by step handmade book projects and much more.  £5

M35.  Surfaces for Stitch  plastics, films and fabrics by Gwen Hedley.  Hardback pp144 - an inspirational book, packed with info and ideas and in vgc.  £6

M36.  Small Amish Quilt Patterns for Crib Quilts and Wall Hangings.  by Rachel T. Pellman.  Softback pp124 - new revised edition - beautiful!  £5

M37.  The Feisty Stitcher - sewing projects with attitude.   Unexpected materials, 30 fearless ideas, innovative techniques.  by Susan Wasinger.  Softback pp128 vcg  £5

M38.  Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets and Philosophers by Leonard Koren.  Softback pp94 £6  Wabi-Sabi is the Japanese aesthetic - the beauty of things imperfect,impermanent and incomplete.

M39.  Pueblo Indian Textiles - a living tradition by Kate Peck Kent.  Softback pp118  £5

ML1.  William Morris - an illustrated life  - The Pitkin Guide.  £1

ML2.  American Textiles and Needlework by Shiela Betterton -published by the American Museum.  £1

ML3.  The Woollen Industry by Chris Aspin (Shire Album) £1

ML4.  The Cotton Industry by Chris Aspin (Shire Album) £1

ML6.  Kelmscott -an illustrated guide by A. R. Dufty.  The home of William Morris. £1