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Reuse, Recycle, Reclaim (for Textiles) By Rachel Cox
eBook (PDF): $13.12
A "How- To" Textiles Book. Full of Eye Candy! Over 180 pages and over 180 full-colour images. Ideas for Recycling old clothes, Recycling large objects like furniture, Making bags from... More > recycled items, Using up the bits you'd usually throw away, Recycling packaging, Saving old projects that went wrong, Recycling broken jewellery, Using found objects, And much more!< Less
Foundling By Rachel Cox
eBook (PDF): $14.56
Foundling- A Textiles Sketchbook on CD More Textiles Secrets Revealed! Full of scrumptious Eye Candy! Foundling is full of dreamy soft whimsical textiles pieces exploring ideas of secret gardens,... More > hidden delights and tangle woods. Join me as I create a sketchbook, jot down ideas and hunt for inspiration. This book will take you through my textiles pieces as I work on them, with step-by-step photos and my notes. Find new ideas and new techniques not explored in Melted Fabrics. Over 245 Full Colour Images. Over 245 pages of textiles. New ideas and techniques. Finding Inspiration. Following a theme. Step-by-step projects. Primary source photos. Brainstorming. Problem solving Using Light. Using Fluff.< Less
Melted Fabrics By Rachel Cox
eBook (PDF): $14.56
Rachel's Textiles Secrets Revealed! A "How- To" Textiles Book on CD Full of Eye Candy! Over 220 Full Colour Images Over 180 pages of textiles · Full Melting Techniques ·... More > The right Tools and Materials to use · Ideas for Inspiration · Projects broken down into stages · Work in progress photos · Ideas for Recycling found objects · Ideas for further experimentation You will need a basic knowledge of sewing with a machine to use the techniques in this book.< Less
Melting and Felting By Rachel Cox
eBook (PDF): $14.56
Melting and Felting A "How- To" Textiles Book on CD Full of Delicious Felt Eye Candy! Over 230 Full Colour Images Over 230 pages of textiles Explore the scrumptious possibilities of... More > felt with me as I create hats, boots, wall hangings, figurines, 3D structures and a sketchbook. The aim of this book is to experiment with a new process and see how it can be combined and layered with sewn textiles, threads and yarns. I called this book "Melting and Felting", not because there are a great deal of my melting techniques in this book but because the spirit of my work is still the same. It's still about "melting together" different textures into one piece.< Less
How to Make a Textiles Wrap By Rachel Cox
eBook (PDF): $10.69
How to Make a Textiles Wrap A "How- To" Textiles Book on CD Full of Delicious Eye Candy! Over 100 Full Colour Images Over 100 pages of textiles In Acrobat PDF Format Wraps are a great... More > way to show off your beautiful textiles skills and you also get the great pleasure of wearing something that no one else owns. I wrote this tutorial booklet in a way that lets you see exactly how I produced my wrap but at the same time also gives you some ideas about how to design your own individual wrap. Includes: * Inspiration * Tips for Designing * Fabric information * Ideas for Decoration * Surface Patterning and edges * Step by step instructions with photos< Less