Book Review – Shibori for Textile Artists

Introduction Shibori for Textile Artists by Janice Gunner  (published by Batsford) Shibori is one of the techniques often associated with Japan, Africa, India and South America.  It is found in fashion, adorning many a dress or tunic.  How can we make our own version?  This book promises to cover a…

Book Review – Edward’s Menagerie Dogs

  Introduction Having previously written books showing us how to master monsters (Edward’s Crochet Imaginarium) and how to create characters in Edwards Crochet Doll Emporium, Kerry Lord now turns her attention to our other loves….Dogs, in Edwards Menagerie:  Dogs, published by Pavilion Books. With 50 patterns, the only question is…which…