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Author Marsh, Gail.

Title 18th century embroidery techniques / Gail Marsh.

Publication Info. Lewes, East Sussex : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, 2012.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    746.4409 MAR    Available
Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published: 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index.
Contents The 18th-century embroiderer. Tools and equipment ; Working life -- Embroidery techniques. Metal thread and spangles ; Silk embroidery ; Quilting ; Whitework ; Case study : Hollie Point, a forgotten technique ; Tambour and chain ; Crewel work ; Novelty threads ; Case study : Knotting, a forgotten technique -- Appendices. Appendix I. The availability of clothes ; Appendix II. Museum study advice.
Subject Embroidery -- Great Britain.
Embroidery -- History -- 18th century.
Embroidery -- Technique.
Fashion design -- History -- 18th century.
Added Title Eighteenth century embroidery techniques
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