Book Review – Sew It Up

  Introduction Sew It Up: a modern manual of sewing techniques: A Modern Manual of Practical and Decorative Sewing Techniques by Ruth Singer.  Published by Kyle Books. As the introduction says ‘Sewing is no longer the preserve of housewives. More and more people are making or customising their own clothes,…

Book Review – Cloth Doll Workshop

  Introduction Cloth Doll Workshop: From the Beginning and Beyond with Doll Masters Elinor Peace Bailey, Patti Medaris Culea, and Barbara Willis This book is all about the dolls, not the ones we play with as children, but the ones we get away with having and creating as adults.  It…

Threads Around The World

A Textile Book Review: Author: Deb Brandon Photographer: Joe Coca Publisher: Schiffer Publishers Format & layout: 180 x 254 mm (7″ x 10″) Hardcover 160 pages ISBN 9780764356506 Full-colour images with text on a white background Images: This book is meant to be visually enjoyed just as much as it…