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Front cover: Embroidery, Karen Nicol, 2011. From Embellished by Karen Nicol, publishing in July 2012

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Ten-volume set Editor-in-Chief: Joanne B. Eicher, University of Minnesota

Winners of: 2011 Dartmouth Medal for Outstanding Reference • ALA Outstanding Reference Source • Bookseller FutureBook Award for Best Website • Independent Publishers Guild • Frankfurt Book Fair Digital Award

“An absolutely absorbing resource ... It was a joy!” Refe r e n c e R e v i e w s

• Features c.760 in-depth original articles on countries, themes, cultural groups, and dress types • Contributions from over 600 international experts across a wide range of disciplines • Includes over 2,000 images, many of which are rare or previously unpublished • Special articles on sources and evidence for each major geographical area, and ‘Snapshot’ articles featuring illuminating examples and case studies July 2010 I 6,000pp I 280 x 210 mm I 2,000 bw illus HB Set I 978 1 84788 104 5 I £1,250 Each individual volume I £135

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CUSTOMISE YOUR WARDROBE NEW

Little Black Dress Isabel Sánchez Hernández Make yourself a gorgeous wardrobe essential! Whatever little black dress suits your style, you’ll find patterns here to make and customise it.

How to Use, Adapt and Design Sewing Patterns Lee Hollahan

£25 Offer price £20

A guide to getting the most from sewing patterns, from choosing the right size to translating flat shapes into wearable garments.

Jun 2011

£15.99 Offer price £12.79

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The Dressmaker’s Handbook of Couture Sewing Techniques

Junky Styling

Lynda Maynard

9781408120002 I 144pp I pb I 254 x 215mm I 500+ full colour images

Wardrobe Surgery Annika Sanders & Kerry Seager

Takes the mystery out of couture sewing and shows you how to master professional sewing techniques.

Records the rise and rise of fashion label Junky Styling, while showing how to transform your own good quality second-hand clothing into something spectacular.

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

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C O MING SOON

Design & Make

The Complete Guide to Customising Your Clothes

Fashion Hats

Rain Blanken Breaking down the latest trends for each fashion item, this is the only book to cover customising all essential garments and accessories from head to toe.

Karen Henriksen A beautiful and comprehensive introduction to millinery, with 14 easy and inexpensive fashion hat designs to make. £16.99 Offer price £13.59

May 2009 9780713687385 I 144pp I pb I 246 x 189mm I 250 full colour images

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PAT T E R N - D R A F T I N G & D E S I G N N E W SERIES

Pattern Drafting for Fashion Teresa Gilewska All £35 Offer price £28 A l l 2 80 x 220mm I 600+ full colour i m a g es throughout

Comprehensive guides for the serious home dressmaker that provide all the technical instructions needed to design and construct of a wide range of The Basics clothing. Also provide guidelines on how Feb 2011 to sell and market your own patterns.

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Seam Assembly and Finishing

Draping

Jun 2011 9781408129883 I 248pp I pb

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Advanced

Nov 2011

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200 Projects to Get You into Fashion Design Adrian Grandon & Tracy Fitzgerald Packed with projects to help you build a portfolio, this is an ideal introduction for anyone interested in going into fashion design.

The Fashion Designer’s Directory of Shape and Form Simon Travers-Spencer & Zarida Zaman

£15.99 Offer price £12.79

An essential guide to the various shapes, forms and styles that are used in fashion design, from necklines to cuffs to hems and speciality fabrics.

Feb 2009

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Mar 2008 9780713687965 I 144pp I pb I 246 x 189mm I 700+ full colour images

49½ Skirts

COMING SOON

Alison Willoughby

Pattern-Cutting Primer

Easy-to-follow guide to simply and inexpensively making your own custom couture skirts by embellishing them with various materials and techniques.

Andrew Richards & Jo Barnfield

£14.99 Offer price £11.99

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The ultimate resource for keen sewers and aspiring fashion designers looking to get to grips with every aspect of pattern design and customisation. £25 Offer price £20

Aug 2012 9781408156674 I 192pp pb I 246 x 190mm I 300 images

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STITCH & SEW NEW

Diana Springall June Hill & Diana Springall ‘A captivating insight into the person and her work, and the artistry of Diana Springall shines out from every page of this book.’ – Stitch

This book explores the life, work and influence of one of the UK’s greatest embroiderers. £24.99 Offer price £19.99

Sep 2011 9 7 8 1 408147078 I 176pp I pb I 276 x 219 I 300 images

Inspired to Stitch 21 Textile Artists Diana Springall Winner of the Textile Awards: Textile Book of the Year 2006

‘The anecdotes and excerpts from conversations with the artists are delightful, and the biographies and pieces themselves are inspirational.’ – Fiber Arts £30 Offer price £24

Sep 2005

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Practical Sewing Techniques Ruth SleighJohnson A general introduction to good, solid sewing practice, including information about essential techniques from stitches to smocking. £14.99 Offer price £11.99

Jul 2011 9781408127483 I 144pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 300+ photographs and diagrams

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Stitch Magic

Stitchopedia

Sew Eco

Sculpting Fabric with Stitch

Helen Winthorpe - Kendrick

Sewing Sustainable and Re-Used Materials

Alison J. Reid £16.99 Offer price £13.59

Apr 2011

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Feb 2010 9781408 1 1 9 9 8 3 I 2 5 6 p p I hb I 22 2 x 2 2 2 m m I 500+ ill u s t r a t i o n s

Linda Miller

Sampler Workbook: Motifs and Patterns

Jul 2010

Caroline Vincent

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Jun 2010 9781408102848 I 144pp I pb I 246 x 189mm I 120+ images

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Creative Machine Embroidery

Ruth Singer

Aug 2010 9781408 1 1 0 1 5 7 I 128pp I p b I 2 4 6 x 1 8 9 m m I 1 5 0 i m a g e s

Machine Stitch Perspectives Alice Kettle & Jane McKeating £35 Offer price £28

Aug 2010 9780713688689 I 224pp I hb I 276 x 219mm I 300 full colour images

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KNITTING, SPINNING & WEAVING Knitty Gritty

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Knitting for the Absolute Beginner

Knitopedia

Aneeta Patel ‘Full of absolute beginner-proof instructions and patterns. The must-have accessory this winter’ - S u n d a y Te l e g r aph £14.99 Offer price £11.99

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How to Use, Adapt and Design Knitting Patterns Sam Elliott & Sydney Bryan

Claire Montgomerie Clear step-by-step diagrams will lead any novice through all the skills needed to become an accomplished knitter. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

Dec 2011 9781408124765 I 256pp I hb I 230 x 230mm I 500+ full colour images

Spinning Wool Beyond the Basics Anne Field

£14.99 Offer price £11.99

‘Thoroughly researched and written from experience − concise, clear and informative. This is just what I’d expect and would want to offer for the benefit of a new spinner moving on “beyond the basics”’ – Yarn Maker

Oct 2010

£19.99 Offer price £15.99

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The Complete Guide to Spinning Yarn

Contemporary Weaving Patterns

Brenda Gibson

Margo Selby

Includes basic techniques for making your own yarns as well as recipes for more adventurous yarns for experienced spinners.

A guide and learning manual for mixing colours and yarn types to add rich colour and texture to your work.

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

Dec 2011

Jan 2012

9 7 8 1 408139394 I 144pp I pb I 254 x 215mm I 2 5 0 + images

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Demonstrates how to change the shaping, length and detailing of knitting patterns to suit your own body shape, taste and style.

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T E X T I L E A RT & I N S P I R AT I O N NEW

African Textile Patterns

Practical Textiles Techniques

Catherine Carpenter

Ruth Sleigh-Johnson

Stunning collection of vibrant African textiles prints, also available in digital format on the accompanying CD.

Dec 2011

Presents an overview of the core textiles techniques: applique; printing onto fabric; stencilling; fabric painting; dyeing; quilting and patchwork; batik; embroidery (hand and machine); felt-making; weaving; silk painting; fusing and bonding fabric; and mark-making.

9 7 8 1 408130728 I 128pp I pb with CD I 2 4 6 x 189mm I 120 colour images

£19.99 Offer price £15.99

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Feb 2010 9781408105870 I 128pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 160+ images

Creative Textile Art

Nuno Felt

Techniques and Projects

Techniques and Inspiration for Accessories and Home Interiors Liz Clay

Karen Woods ‘A range of projects that offer a general introduction to textile techniques that can realise impressive results’ - Embroider y

Provides clear instructions about how the nuno process works and contains a wealth of projects from scarves and throws to home interior pieces.

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

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Apr 2011

Dec 2007

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COM I N G S O O N

Silk Paper for Textile Artists

Dyeing and Screenprinting on Textiles

Sarah Lawrence 'Whether you like your paper fine and delicate or as a thick solid base, Lawrence will help you get the best out of your work.’ – C l a ssic

9780713686012 I 128pp I pb I 260 x 210mm I 100+ images

Revised and Updated Joanna KinnerslyTaylor Stitches

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

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Combines step-by-step instructions with inspirational illustrations from practitioners around the world to provide a clear, easy-to-follow guide on these fascinating techniques. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

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Printed Pattern Printing by Hand from Potato Prints to Silkscreen Rebecca Drury & Yvonne Drury Beautiful and practical handbook on how to develop and use patterns and motifs on a wide range of domestic items, ranging from clothing to wallpaper. £16.99 Offer price £13.59

Aug 2010 9781408106259 I 128pp I pb I 210 x 210mm I 120 full colour images

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FABRIC & CRAFT Flower Pounding

NEW

Linda Rudkin

Heat Transfer Techniques

A general introduction to flower pounding, a simple and traditional technique for transferring leaf and flower patterns, colours and shapes to cloth.

Dawn Dupree

£15.99 Offer price £12.79

Mar 2011 9 7 8 1 408127469 I 96pp I pb I 234 x 156mm I 3 0 + images

‘A serious and wonderful handbook that Dawn has taken great care with’ – Fibre Art Mixed Media

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

Jul 2011 9781408109113 I 128pp I pb I 246 x 189mm I 100 images

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NEW

Making Dolls and Creatures

The Complete Guide to Designing and Printing Fabric

Ruth Sleigh-Johnson Providing inspiration for all skill levels, this introduction to making modern dolls and creatures features a varied selection of original projects by contemporary designers and makers. £16.99 Offer price £13.59

Mar 2012 9 7 8 1 408133972 I 144pp I pb I 210 x 2 1 0 mm I 180 colour & 100 b&w images

Laurie Wisbrun Full of advice from established fabric designers, with clear, easy to follow step-by-step tutorials, this comprehensive handbook walks readers through the entire fabric design process. £14.99 Offer price £11.99

Oct 2011 9781408147009 I 208pp I pb I 220 x 200mm I 200+ colour images

Revive!

One Hour Craft!

Inspired Interiors from Recycled Materials

Maria Binns

Jacqueline Mulvaney Perfect for the beginner sewer who wants to make soft furnishings for the home on a budget. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

May 2010 9 7 8 1 408106273 I 96pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 1 3 0 images

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'Projects are accessible to all skill levels and aim at motivating anyone new to crafting or inspiring a seasoned crafter to try something new.’ – Sew Today £14.99 Offer price £11.99

May 2009 9780713688368 I 144pp I pb I 210 x 210mm I 150 full colour images

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E A S T E R N I N S P I R AT I O N : J A PA N E S E C R A F T S Japanese Taupe Quilt Blocks Calm, Neutral Collection Susan Briscoe Covers materials, colour and patterns, and equipment and techniques to show the reader how to design and create beautiful Japanese-style quilts. £15.99 Offer price £12.79

Oct 2010 9 7 8 1 408129036 I 128pp pb I 222 x 222mm I 2 5 0 + full colour images

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Japanese Quilt Blocks to Mix and Match

Modern Shibori Silke Bosbach

Susan Briscoe ‘I don’t think there are many quilters who won’t get something from this informative and useful book.’ – Popular Patchwork

A guide to the dye-resist technique of binding, clamping or gathering cloth tightly so that the dye cannot reach certain parts. £16.99 Offer price £13.59

Jul 2011

£15.99 Offer price £12.79

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JEWELLERY MAKING Fabric Jewellery 25 designs to make using silk, ribbon, buttons and beads Teresa Searle

NEW

Paper Jewellery

Jewellery Using Textile Techniques

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Keay

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

£16.99 Offer price £13.59

Jul 2009

Nov 2011

9781408101070 I 128pp I pb I 246 x 189mm I 250 images

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Nov 2007

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Contemporary Jewellers Interviews with European Artists

Jewellery from Recycled Materials

Roberta Bernabei

Jaimie MacDonald

‘A well-researched documentation of contemporary jewellery design, rich with photographs, drawing and illustrations of each practitioner’s work. It opens the door to contemporary practice and offers an essential reference for anyone interested in jewellery design.’ – Design Talks

£15.99 Offer price £12.79

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Jul 2011 9781845207700 I 288pp I pb I 244 x 172mm I 28 colour and 100 b&w illustrations *Please note that free P&P is not available on this product

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S T Y L I S H C O F F E E TA B L E B O O K S NEW

NEW

Lady Gaga Style Bible

Elizabeth Taylor

David Foy

Susan Kelly

A complete guide to Monster Fashion from A-Z. Capturing Lady Gaga’s complex persona, and providing a running commentary on the intersection of culture, sexuality, music, technology and performance art, Lady Gaga Style Bible is a mustread for any fan or fashionista.

‘This book wonderfully portrays Taylor’s flawless beauty and enduring, dripping-in-diamonds elegance’ – Daily Express

For more information, visit the dedicated website: www.ladygagastylebible.com £14.99 Offer price £11.99

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Her Life in Style

‘Your coffee table is naked without it’ – Red Packed with beautiful photographs, this stunning tribute to Dame Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011) celebrates the life, passions, frocks and rocks of one of the most striking and talented beauties of the silver screen. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

Jul 2011 9781408155417 I 128pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 125 photographs

Alexander McQueen

NEW

Genius of a Generation

How World Cultures Influence Fashion

Kristin Knox

Kristin Knox

‘What more could a coffee table want?’ – I n S t y l e

‘Crisp, sharp and engaging … If you’re interested in world cultures and fashion then this serves as an excellent introduction’ – The Licentiate

Culture to Catwalk

Filled with breathtaking photographs, this tribute to Alexander McQueen (1969-2010) celebrates the incredible creations of an iconic, imaginative, and inspirational fashion designer whose work turned heads and hearts all over the world. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

May 2010 9 7 8 1 408130766 I 128pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 125 images

A comprehensive study of the influence of world fashion on designers today, Culture to Catwalk looks at back on the roots of the industry and how street style can influence haute couture. Illustrated with beautiful photos provided by Getty Images. £30 Offer price £24

Sept 2011 9781408130711 I 256pp I hb I 276 x 219mm I 300+ images provided by Getty

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S T Y L I S H C O F F E E TA B L E B O O K S Couture in the 21st Century

The Chronology of Fashion

Deborah Bee

From Empire Dress to Ethical Design

‘An insight into trends in today’s fashion design that focuses on the elite craftsmanship of yesteryear ... an inspiring opportunity to delve into the archives of the likes of Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent and Coco Chanel.’ – Vo g u e

N J Stevenson

£40 Offer price £32

‘[Stevenson] perceptively charts the influences and evolution of styles over a period of time … Complementing Stevenson's refreshing textual approach which brings a real clarity to the multi-layered development of styles, innovatively the book magnifies key details on specific pictures, and utilises fabric swatches and silhouettes, all of which combine to make this highly informed and readable book also a highly useable resource.' – Plectrum

Oct 2010

£25 Offer price £20

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Apr 2011

‘A brilliant insight into what gets the creative juices of some of the world’s top designers flowing. With portraits shot by Rankin, it’s a feast for fashion fans.’ –

The Time s Magazine

9781408126370 I 288pp I pb I 253 x 203mm I 1000+ full colour images

C O MING SOON

COMING SOON

Japanese Street Style

Flat Track Fashion

Pat Lyttle Japan has become one of the strongest stages for fashion and style in the world. Japanese Street Style is the first book of its kind to showcase the most innovative and cutting-edge looks from this global fashion centre. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

Jan 2012 9 7 8 1 408156711 I 128pp I pb I 2 7 6 x 219mm I 1 3 0 colour illustrations

The Roller Derby Look Book Ellen Parnavelas Roller derby is a tough, sexy and stylish contact sport that is taking the world by storm. Complete with foreword written by veteran skater Virginia ‘Cheap Trixie’ Evans of the Texas Rollergirls, this book includes everything from the history and origin of the sport to uniforms and logos, personal styles and fashions from leagues around the world, protective gear and skates to menswear, referees, make up and tattoos. Flat Track Fashion is an exceptional publication, perfectly timed to capture the revival of the world’s hottest sport. £19.99 Offer price £15.99

March 2012 9781408155011 I 128pp I pb I 276 x 219mm I 200 colour photographs

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C O M I N G S O O N : L O O K O U T F O R M O R E B E A U T I F U L A N D I N S P I R AT I O N A L T I T L E S F R O M A & C B L A C K I N 2 0 1 2 Stitching Pictures Sandeep Jandu A gorgeous book explaining the methods, materials and techniques that contemporary makers are using to create pictures using stitch, including seven projects to follow or use as starting points for your own creations. Filled with stunning and inspirational photographs. £16.99 Offer price £13.59

May 2012 9781408131343 I 128 p p I p b I 2 4 6 x 1 8 9 m m I O v e r 1 2 0 c o l o u r i l l u s t r a t i o n s

Embellished New Vintage Karen Nicol A beautiful, elegant and visually stimulating look-book exploring the influence of vintage collected pieces on cutting-edge contemporary embellishment designed for fashion and textiles. A visual feast of a journey through the process of inspiration and creative process, illustrating the way that various pieces and processes spark whole ranges of new work and ideas. £30 Offer price £24

Jul 2012 9781408105757 I 208 p p I h b I 2 7 6 x 2 1 9 m m I 2 0 0 + f u l l c o l o u r i m a g e s

Sew Iconic How to Make 10 Fabulous Frocks from the Silver Screen Liz Llewellyn Sew Iconic enables you to recreate fabulous gowns from the silver screen. The CD included allows you to print a custom-sized pattern, and easy-to-follow instructions show how to assemble each garment, allowing even the novice seamstress to fill her wardrobe with Hollywood glamour. £14.99 Offer price £11.99

Apr 2012 978140813 4 4 3 6 I 1 9 2 p p I p b I 2 0 0 x 2 2 0 m m I 5 0 0 + c o l o u r i l l u s t r a t i o n s

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Bloomsbury Crafts, Textiles & Fashion Catalogue