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Category: All Categories: Sewing and Needlework: Rug Braiding and Hooking
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Batchelder, Martha  
The Art of Hooked-Rug Making

Publisher: Peoria, Ill., Manual Arts Press, 1947.
160 p., illus., index, 24.5 cm. The original edition of this step-by-step guide to crafting hook rugs. Stock#39461. Good+/ paperback.

Appr.: | AUD 12.99 CAD 12.66 EUR 8.85 GBP 6.90 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 166.67 ZAR 142.86 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 39461.
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Mathews, Sybil I.:  
Needle-Made Rugs

Publisher: London, Mills and Boon Ltd., 1960. (1st Edition) .
128pp with numerous full colour illus and b/w diagrams. An introduction to the technique of needle-made rugs, which are sewn with needle and wool as opposed to being woven or hooked. Very good cond : good plus cond d/w - old taped repairs, small piece missing from upper front cover. 10 x 7 1/2 inches

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Purchase direct from: Keeble Antiques. Item number: 2130.
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McGown, Pearl K.  
Dreams Beneath Design, the : A Story of the History and Background of the Designs of Hooked Rugs

Publisher: Pearl K. McGown; West Boylston, Mass: 1949.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Hardcover 95 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, red cloth over spine, tan cloth over boards, 95 glossy pages, about 60 b/w photos with captions. ; Almost no visible wear to book. Light edgewear to jacket. Rear endpaper is a bit tanned from this item laid in: a folded two-sided sheet listing books and patterns forsale from Lincoln House, the official source of Pearl K. McGown designs, with retailprices, no date but about 1965.

Appr.: | AUD 18.18 CAD 17.72 EUR 12.39 GBP 9.66 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 233.33 ZAR 200.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17909.
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North, Anna : Gladwin, Noreen:  
Rugmaking and Macrame - a step-by-step guide.

Publisher: London, Hamlyn, 1974. (1st Edition).
79pp with numerous full-colour, b/w photo and line illus. "Making rugs is easy, and none of the equipment or materials used cost very much. It is a creative hobby, ideal for those who enjoy a project which grows gradually, day after day. Any pattern which is sharted on a squared grid is suitable for adaption to rugmaking, abd there are countless sources giving designs which are ideal. This book is a step-by-step guide to start you both on this engrossing hobby, and the craft of macrame." Very good cond : very good cond d/w. 10 x 7 1/4 inches

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Purchase direct from: Keeble Antiques. Item number: 3265.
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Stone, Patricia:  
Portuguese ( Portugese ) Needlework Rugs : The time-honored Art of Arraiolos Rugs, adapted for modern handicrafts

Publisher: McLean Virginia, EPM Publications, 1981. (1st Edition).
118pp with charted patterns for 7 rugs and 6 pillows, 22 illustrations, 66 photographs, 21 in full colour. The Arraiolos technique is a counted thread type of embroidery that uses several variations of the long-legged cross-stitch. "An arraiolos has many advantages over conventional handmade rugs. Its 'long' or 'third' leg of the cross-stitch gives extra density and durability." Very good cond : very good cond d/w. 11 x 8 3/4 inches

Appr.: | AUD 60.39 CAD 58.86 EUR 41.15 GBP 30.00 JPY 4,650.00 MXN 775.00 ZAR 664.29 

Purchase direct from: Keeble Antiques. Item number: 3802.
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