free site stats


ISBN 10 : 1554079896
ISBN 13 : 9781554079896

Praise for the U.K. edition: Thoroughly satisfying. -- Crafts All those working with indigo or merely interested in the cultural history of that dye must read this book. -- Textile..


ISBN 10 : 9781408822364
ISBN 13 : 1408822369

A richly-told, personal quest across the ancient trade routes of West Africa, and the unforgettable story of a rare, luminous colour...

Deeper Than Indigo

ISBN 10 : 1909339539
ISBN 13 : 9781909339538

This intriguing odyssey, set on the edges of time, encompasses boigraphy, memoir, detective story, travelogue and history to tell a remarkable tale of East-West connections ad a my..


ISBN 10 : 050051660X
ISBN 13 : 9780500516607

Gloriously pieced together, much like the fine garments it portrays, this colourful volume takes the reader on an international tour of indigo-coloured textiles, presenting a huge ..


ISBN 10 : 0439256364
ISBN 13 : 9780439256360

When her mother dies, thirteen-year-old Martha is so unhappy living in the dried-up town of Oak Grove, that she convinces Trevor and Eli, two unusual brothers who long to return to..

Indigo Textiles

ISBN 10 : 0937274402
ISBN 13 : 9780937274408

The oldest natural dye in use today is indigo. Learn about cultures that have used this wonderful dye and the chemistry of the dyeing process. Then develop varied applications and ..

Women S Work The First 20 000 Years Women Cloth And Society In Early Times

ISBN 10 : 9780393285581
ISBN 13 : 0393285588

"A fascinating history of…[a craft] that preceded and made possible civilization itself." —New York Times Book Review New discoveries about the textile arts reveal women's unex..