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Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting

by Starmore, Alice

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780942391596
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$16.00

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Newtown CT: Taunton Press, 1990 200 pages, 250 step-by-step photographs, drawings and charts; explores the art's history, patterns and traditional techniques (circular knitting). A complete workshop in the art of Fair Isle knitting.. 2nd Printing. Paperback. Very Good +. 8 1/2 x 11 ".
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Curved Strip-Piecing - A New Technique

by Stothers, Marilyn

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1988
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780889258990
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$10.00

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Winnepeg Canada: PH Press, 1988 Curved strip piecing, takes you through the steps involved in designing with curves using her Random and Gradated methods. Color plates and b/w illustrations. 77 pages.. Paperback. As New. 8 1/2 x 11 ''.
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400 Knitting Stitches

by Potter Craft

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780307462732
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$10.00

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New York: Potter Craft, 2007 Eight categories of knitting stitches are covered, with directions and color photos of each. Tiny dot on bottom edge of pages.. Paperback. Near Fine. 7 x 9 ''.
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Connecting Stitches

by Wass, Janice (editor)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1995
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9780897921480
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$10.00

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Springfield IL: Illinois State Museum, 1995 Symposium at Illinois State Museum Springfield IL January 1994: 30 color and 22 b/w photographs of quilts; essays. 64 pages. The usual library markings, sticker removal on front cover.. Paperback. Good +. 8 1/2 x 11 ". Ex College Library.
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50 Fabulous Knitt Stitches

by Weiss, Rita

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781601404886
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$8.00

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Leisure Arts Inc., 2009 64 pages. . Paperback. Near Fine. 8 3/4 x 10 3/4 ".
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50 Fabulous Knitted Lace Stitches

by Weiss, Rita

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781601407832
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$8.00

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Little Rock AR: Leisure Arts Inc., 2009 64 pages. . Paperback. Near Fine. 8 3/4 x 10 3/4 ".
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Stickerei Systematik der Stichformen

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1968
Condition
Good +
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$10.00

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Basel: Museum fur Volkerkunde, 1968 (translation from German: "Embroidery - Systematics of stitch forms"). 88 pages. instructions on how to create 7 groups of stitch patterns, with each stitch technique shown at left of instructions. Ex library with labels neatly removed on covers.. Paperback. Good +. 6 x 8 1/4 '. Ex College Library.
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Stitches in Time A Legacy of Ozark Quilts

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1986
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9780961664015
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$10.00

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Rogers Arkansas: Rogers Historical Museum, 1986 A quilt exhibit at the Rogers Historical Museum in 1986, 49 pages, 30 quilts in color and 19 b/w photos of the Ozark women who created them. Text block Near Fine condition; ex library with the usual stamps, label glued to front pastedown, call number inked out and title inked on spine. .… Read more
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Lone Stars, A Legacy of Texas Quilts, 1836-1936

by Bresenhan, Karoline & Puentes, N.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing
ISBN
9780292746497
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$8.00

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Austin TX: University of Texas Press, 1990 The patchwork or pieced quilt is one of the few truly indigenous American art forms. Paperback, 156 pages, color illustrations throughout. Stamped inside front and rear covers, label on free front endpage.. 3rd Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 ". Ex University Library.
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Japanese Knitting Patterns for Sweaters, Scarves and More

by Michiyo

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9784805313824
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$9.00

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Rutland VT: Tuttle, 2013 Western knitters have fallen in love with Michiyo's simple aesthetic and use of texture: 23 clean-lined infinitely wearable pieces from small goods to an elegant jacket, to pieces that do double-duty (a poncho-cardigan). 112 pages. 23 patterns.. Paperback. Near Fine. 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 ''.
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Modern Embroidery

by Hogarth, Mary

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1938
Condition
Good +
Item Price
$20.00

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Garden City NY: Garden City Publishing, 1938 Examples of artistic embroidery design/art by a number of embroiderers worldwide, which bring the art into a new more original era. The creator of each example is personally credited. 60+ b/w or color full page examples plus photos of the stitches used. 128 pages.The usual library markings, covers show wear, foxing on some… Read more
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Knitting in the Old Way

by Gibson-Roberts, Priscilla

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781933648149
Item Price
$15.00

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Loveland CO: Interweave Press, 1985 187 pages. Techniques, know-how, history, designs, shapes, charts for knitting in the old way: armed with a general overview of sweater construction and some basic sweater formulas. Tops of front and back covers sunned. priority and international shipping will be extra, please inquire. . 1st Edition. Paperback. Very Good +. Illus. by VanSant Roberts, John… Read more
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Voices of the Past A History of Woen's Lives Iin Patchwork

by England, Kaye

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780929950082
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$10.00

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Santa Monica CA: ME Publications, 1992 120 pages, color and b/w illustrations.. Inscribed by Author. Paperback. Near Fine. 8 1/2 x 11 ".
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The Tap Dancing Lizard 337 Fanciful Charts for the Adventurous Knitter

by Cartwright-Jones, Catherine & Jones, Roy

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780934026789
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$9.00

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Loveland CO: Interweave, 1992 176 pages. smudges on page edges. . Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 10 ".
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Potter's Criteriion on Popular Fancy Work

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Chequamegon Book Company
Condition
Poor
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$10.00

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Chicago IL: Winsted Silk Co. Fancy embroidery and stitching, 64 pages with covers chipped, stained (front cover missing top 1/4 of page including date (+/- 1915). 3 color plates and many b/w plates.. Center Stapled Booklet. Poor. 6 x 9 ''.
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Hawaiian Quilting on Kauai

by Plews, Edith R.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1973
Condition
Good
Item Price
$8.00

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Hawaii: Kauai Museum, 1973 An address given to the Makihana Club at Lihue, Kauai, March 1, 1933 by Edith Rice Plews. 8 pages of text, 23 pages of b/w quilt photos. Sticker scuff on front cover, the usual library markings on front and rear endpages.. Center Stapled Booklet. Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 ''.
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Watercolor Felt Workbook

by Spark, Patricia

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2006
Condition
As New
Edition
2nd Edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Albany OR: Fine Fiber & Press Studio, 2006 A guide to making pictorial felts using wet and dry felting methods: "watercolor felt" uses concepts from painting and applies those concepts to feltmaking. 60 pages. 4 pages of color illustrations, many b/w illustrations.. 2nd Edition. Spiral Bound Booklet. As New. 8 3/4 x 11 ".
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Add-a-Line Extreme Quilting Patterns

by Donaldson, Janie

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$12.00

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Paducah KY: American Quilter's Society, 2007 Shows how to take simple, continuous-line quilting designs and create complex-looking patterns through repetition. The 5 chapters progress from one-line designs to four-line designs, colorized to help you see the quilting path to follow. 111 pages.. Paperback. Near Fine. 12 x 9 ''.
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Not Your Mama's Felting

by Swenson, Amy

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2007
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780470095188
Item Price
$8.00

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Hoboken NJ: Wiley, 2007 Wet felting, n eedle felting, fulling, and dyeing. Patterns and instructions for 30 projects, and basic knitting and crocheting instructions. 207 pages.. Paperback. As New. 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 ''.
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Affordable Furs Combining Fur and Leather with Knitting

by Mysse, Janet Whitney

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780934318211
Item Price
$60.00

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Helena MT: Falcon Press, 1983. This is a wire ring spiral bound book. 154 pages. bag with patterns laid in. priority and international shipping will be more than our standard rates, please inquire. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 ".
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$60.00