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Weaving Contemporary Rag Rugs: New Designs, Traditional Techniques

Weaving Contemporary Rag Rugs: New Designs, Traditional Techniques

by Heather Allen
     
 
Weaving rag rugs is an immensely satisfying process that enables you to use cast-off remnants of fabric -- and a favorite old shirt or two -- to make something beautiful and functional for your home. In this book, you'll explore the fascinating history of rag weaving, learn how to weave a basic rag rug, master some of the most popular traditional designs, and

Overview

Weaving rag rugs is an immensely satisfying process that enables you to use cast-off remnants of fabric -- and a favorite old shirt or two -- to make something beautiful and functional for your home. In this book, you'll explore the fascinating history of rag weaving, learn how to weave a basic rag rug, master some of the most popular traditional designs, and experiment with contemporary techniques for weaving and embellishing rugs. Filled with scores of color photographs of rugs by more than 40 artists from around the world, this book is a delight for weavers and non-weavers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781887374392
Publisher:
Lark Books NC
Publication date:
12/31/1999
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 10.37(h) x 0.55(d)

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