Tatting Jewellery

Author: Lyn Morton
Editor: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited
ISBN: 9781861086761
Size: 19,13 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A surprising and inventive take on tatting, one of the oldest forms of lace making. This detailed guide offers dozens of patterns for using metallic threads, vibrant beads, and inexpensive jewelry fittings to create fantastic necklaces, bracelets, pendants, and earrings in intricate filigree designs. Readers can customize the results by choosing the colors and threads they like best to produce one-of-a-kind accessories that will complement any outfit. It's a feast of inspired, fashion-conscious ideas for everyone from beginners to experienced and dedicated tatters.


Author: Elgiva Nicholls
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486136116
Size: 15,19 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 868

Illustrated guide to the art of making handmade lace by looping and knotting a single cotton thread. History and development of the craft, instructions, patterns, and more. 35 drawings. 24 photographs.

Non Precious Jewellery

Author: Kathie Murphy
Editor: A&C Black
ISBN: 0713687290
Size: 13,97 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 215

Be inspired to create unique and fashionable necklaces, bangles, brooches and earrings.

A Compendium Of Lace Making Bobbin Filet Needle Point Netting Tatting And Much More Four Volumes In One

Author: Various
Editor: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1447492005
Size: 16,43 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 655

This vintage book contains a comprehensive guide to lace and lace making, with information on bobbin, filet, needle-point, netting, tatting, and much more besides. Written in plain language and full of useful tips, “A Compendium of Lace-Making” is highly recommended for those with little previous experience. Although old, the information contained within this book is timeless, and will be of considerable utility to the modern reader. Contents include: “Bobbin Lace”, “ Bobbin Lace—The Foundation Stitches”, “Bobbin Lace—'Sewing' and 'Bars'”, “Bobbin Lace—'Raised Work'; 'Meshes'”, “Bobbin Lace—'Fillings'”, “Bobbin Lace Torchons”, “Bobbin Lace—Motifs”, “Ecclesiastical Lace”, “Filet Lace”, “Needle-Point Lace”, “Needle-Run Lace”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on lace.

Traditional English Country Crafts And How To Enjoy Them Today

Author: Andy Pittaway
Editor: Pantheon
ISBN: 9780394491615
Size: 14,98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 297

Contemporary Tatting

Author: Judith Connors
Editor: Kangaroo Press
ISBN: 9780684042787
Size: 15,33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 461

In Contemporary Tatting: New Designs from an Old Art, Judith Connors has combined new approaches to tatting with traditional ones to create fifteen exciting new projects. She concentrates on modern designs while embracing traditional techniques such as central mock ring, split ring, pearl tatting and needle tatting. In simple language Judith explains a range of techniques and with easy-to-follow instructions demonstrates how to create wonderful jewellery and other beautiful articles, including a wedding garter, a delicate rose and a table runner. Each project is illustrated in full colour and includes handy tips to improve your tatting. The great variety of projects in this collection means there will be something to appeal to tatters of all ages and experience. Book jacket.