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  • Shaped Afghansby Connie Ellison

    DRG 2011; US$ 8.95

    Nontraditional afghan shapes and lively colors make this collection of stitching patterns both challenging enough for experienced crafters and simple enough for those just getting started with crochet. This book explains designs such as spiral, tapestry, star ripple, and pineapple all using worsted-weight yarn. Patterns include Forever Spring, Pineapple... more...

  • The Great Tapestry of Scotlandby Alistair Moffat; Susan Mansfield; Alexander McCall Smith; Andrew Crummy

    Birlinn 2013; US$ 13.52

    The brainchild of bestselling author Alexander McCall Smith, historian Alistair Moffat and artist Andrew Crummy, the Great Tapestry of Scotland is an outstanding celebration of thousands of years of Scottish history and achievement, from the end of the last Ice Age to Dolly the Sheep. Like the Bayeux tapestry, the Great Tapestry of Scotland has been... more...

  • The Girl on the Wallby Jean Baggott

    Icon Books 2011; US$ 11.65

    An extraordinary memoir ? told through a hand-sewn tapestry ? of a very ordinary English life  As the clock struck midnight on 31 December 1999, Jean Baggott vowed that from that point on her life would be devoted to the  happiness of ?the girl on the wall? ? a  1948 photograph taken of Jean when she was eleven, recreated in needlework. Reflecting... more...

  • The Bayeux Tapestryby Michael J. Lewis; Gale R. Owen-Crocker; Dan Terkla

    Oxbow Books 2011; US$ 45.00

    The Bayeux Tapestry, perhaps the most famous, yet enigmatic, of medieval artworks, was the subject of an international conference at the British Museum in July 2008. This volume publishes 19 of 26 papers delivered at that conference. The physical nature of the tapestry is examined, including an outline of the artefact's current display and the... more...

  • Tapestry Conservation: Principles and Practiceby Frances Lennard; Maria Hayward

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 135.00

    Tapestry Conservation: Principles and Practice explores current practice and recent research in tapestry conservation, promoting awareness of recent developments among conservators and custodians of tapestries. The book facilitates more informed conservation practice and decision-making, and helps custodians to select the most appropriate method of... more...

  • The Troyes Mémoire: The Making of a Medieval Tapestryby Tina Kane

    Boydell & Brewer 2010; US$ 99.00

    First English translation of a late fifteenth century manuscript containing instructions for designing a medieval tapestry - the only such to survive. more...

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