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Needle'nThread.com: Video Library of Hand-Embroidery Stitches - Index
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Bibliography:
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  Book reviews - 2009  
 

books and articles:



since September 2009:

  • Articles in Internet:
    - Used all over the World – Mannequins Made by Cologne-Based Company Moch, by Ingrid Loschek, Goethe Institute. July 2009.
    -
    The Tried-and-True Between Tradition and Innovation: Fashion Magazines in Germany. by Ingrid Loschek, Goethe Institute. March 2009.
  • german edition: Wann ist Mode? Strukturen, Strategien und Innovationen. von Ingrid Loschek, 274 p., 22 ill., Berlin: Reimer, 2007. ISBN 978-3-496-01374-7
  • english edition: When Clothes Become Fashion. Design and Innovation Systems (engl.), by Ingrid Loschek, 224 p., 24 ill. Oxford-New York: Berg Publishers 2009. ISBN 978 1 84788 366 7
  • Per Giovanni Romano, Scritti di amici, a cura di Giovanni Agosti, Giuseppe Dardanell, Giovanna Galante Garrone, Ada Quazza; con la collaborazione di Chiara Gamia, Silvia Piretta, Giovanna Saroni, Gelsomina Spione, Jacopo Stoppa, L'ARTISTICA EDITRICE, Savigliano (Cuneo) 2009

  • European Loop Braiding, Investigations and results, by Noémi Speiser and Joy Boutrup and others, Part I: Orthodox and unorthodox exchanging of loops in co-operation.
    Contents are as follows: Section 1: The techniques of exchanging by Noémi Speiser, Technical glossary and conventions, Sources and the Main text. Section 2: Unorthodox exchanging in loop braiding by Joy Boutrup, Introduction and definition, Interpretation of the instructions, Recipes with unorthodox exchanges, Braids with unorthodox passages and unorthodox exchange, Braids with orthodox passages in connections with unorthodox exchange, Conclusion, Bibliography, Appendix.
    http://www.braidershand.com/bhbooks2.html - e-mail: braidershand@earthlink.net
    Imported, black and white and color photos, 40 pages. $25.00

  • European Loop Braiding, Investigations and results, by Noémi Speiser and Joy Boutrup and others, Part II: Instructions for Letter Braids in 17th Century Manuscripts. Preface by Noémi Speiser. http://www.braidershand.com/bhbooks2.html
    e-mail:
    braidershand@earthlink.net
    Contents are as follows: Instruction for Letter Braids in 17th Century Manuscripts: Preface by Noémi Speiser, Introduction, Letter braids, Types of Instructions, Verbal Instructions, Instruction in charts, Charts in the Nun's Book, Conclusion; A purse with a letter braid; Braids on a purse in the Bavarian National Museum; Bibliography. Appendix: Texts for letter braids, Braiding procedures for the verbal instructions, Braiding procedures for 14 loops, Braiding procedures for the charts in the Nun's Book.
    Imported, black and white and color photos, 64 pages. $33.00

  • Lo Stile dello Zar, Arte e Moda tra Italia e Russia dal XIV al XVIII secolo, Prato Museo del Tessuto, 19 settembre 2009 al 10 gennaio 2010, Catalogo a cura di: Daniela Degl'Innocenti, Tatiana Lekhovich.
    Autori dei saggi: Sergey Androsov, Daniela Degl'Innocenti, Marc Kramarovsky, Tatiana Lekhovich, Roberta Orsi Landini, Tatiana Slepova, Nina Tarasova, Anastasia Teplikova, Elena Yarovaya, Inna Vishnevskaya.
    Autori delle schede: Daniela Degl'Innocenti, Cristina Gnoni, Lisa Goldemberg, Tatiana Kosourova, Olga Kostjuk, Tatiana Lekhovich, Olga Maltseva, Maria Pia Mannini, Ekaterina Nekrassova, Roberta Orsi Landini, Anastasia Teplikova, Juirij Pijtnitsky, Arianna Sarti, Inna Vishnevskaya.
    Catalogo a cura di D. Degl'Innocenti e T. Lekhovic, Edizioni Skira 2009, Pag. 270, a colori, € 32.00
    http://www.museodeltessuto.it/servizi/museum-shop/bibliografia-sul-museo
    http://www.museodeltessuto.it/servizi/museum-shop
    see also:
    http://www.lostiledellozar.it/the-exhibition

  • Of Fibre and Loom, the Indian Tradition, by Lotika Varadarajan and Krishna Amin-Patel, National Institute of Design Ahmedabad, 2008, ISBN: 9788173047749 / 817304774X, - Hardcover, 28 cm., pp. 308, col. & b/w figs.
    Price: RS. 5,000.00, US$ 106.38

  • since June 2009:

  • Woven Beauty - Raffiniert und schön - Textilien aus Westafrika / The Art of West African Textiles; Bernhard Gardi (Museum der Kulturen Basel editor), Basel 2009, 200 pages, lavishly illustrated: 170 colour photos, 22,5 by 28 cm.
    CHF 44.-. E 28.-
    ISBN german: 978-3-856 16-481-2
    ISBN english: 978-3-856 16-484-3
    http://www.mkb.ch/en/home.html - - www.merianverlag.ch see also accompanying exhibition

  • Trésors de la Gaule chrétienne: histoire et restauration des reliques textiles de saint Césaire d'Arles; by Anastasia Ozoline. Editions du musée départemental Arles antique, 2008, Purchase price : € 28.00
    Please contact Mrs Maryse Roche, in charge of the Museum library,
    maryse.roche@cg13.fr

  • Die Spitze an Dachauer Hauben. Schwarz & Weiss. The Lace on caps from Dachau. Black & White. Noir & Blanc, La dentelle des coiffes de Dachau. OIDFA Arbeitsgruppe Spitze an deutschen Trachten, by Marianne Stang, Anneliese Wienands, Elda Gantner. In german, english, french, 128 pages, 2008 Uebach-Palenberg,
    ISBN 978-3-00-024521-3 OIDFA Website:
    www.oidfa.com

  • Vom Eise befreit, Herausgeber Deutscher Klöppelverband e.V., 2009, catalogue of bobbin lace contest. In german language, 64 pages, colour photos.
    ISBN 3-934210-77-6
    www.deutscher-kloeppelverband.de, e-mail info@deutscher-kloeppelverband.de

January to May 2009:

  • Furnishing Textiles - Studies on Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Interior Decoration, Riggisberger Berichte, Volume 17, edited by Anna Jolly, with contributions by Tracey Albainy, Pilar Benito García, Birgitt Borkopp-Restle, Marie Bouzard, Charissa Bremer-David, Clare Browne, Sjoukje Colenbrander, Chantal Gastinel-Coural, Anna Jolly, Eloy F. Koldeweij, Agnes Krippendorf, Tatiana Lekhovich, Wim Mertens, Lesley Ellis Miller, David M. Mitchell, Daničle Véron-Denise, Angela Völker, Annabel Westman;
    Paperback, 240 pages, 131 illustrations, 23 x 31 cm, 2009, ISBN 978-3-905014-36-5 - CHF 85.-- + postage
    see Abegg-Stiftung and
    http://www.abegg-stiftung.ch/e/publikationen/neuerscheinung.html

  • Nadelkunst der Clementine von Münchhausen, geb. von der Gabelentz, 1849-1913, Catalogue in german by Annemete Jacques, February 2000, 48 pages, 89 photos in colour and black and white, can be acquired at: tel. of author: Germany 05033/2222, fax: 05033/912160

  • Inlaid Patchwork in Europe from 1500 to the Present - Tuchintarsien in Europa vcon 1500 bis heute, Dagmar Neuland-Kitzerow / Joram Salwa / Erika Karasek (Hrsg), authors: Gisela Bruseberg, Mari-Louise Franzén, Regine Falkenberg, Ulrike Telek, Ines Anders, Martin Kügler, Clare Rose, Annette Gero, Lar Joye, Andreas Jakob, Ulrich Herr, Ursel Arndt . Bilingual edition German / English, 328 pages, 133 illustrations in color, 17 black and white, 21 x 27 cm, 1485 g, Euro 49.40, SFr. 83.90 see exhibition
    ISBN13: 978-3-7954-2217-2 -
    http://www.schnell-und-steiner.de/
    This is the very first publication to document, introduce and discuss around 70 inlaid patchworks created from 1500 to the present day. The objects are held by various museums and private collections in Austria, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, Australia and the United States of America.

  • De fleurs en aiguille, par Daničle Véron-Denise, Jean Foisselon et Gerard Picaud
    Coéducation: Musée / Somogy, Format: 24 cm x 18 cm, broché, 250 pages, 230 illustrations en couleurs, Euro 32 -
    http://www.musee-visitation.eu

  • Der heilige Schatz im Dom zu Halberstadt, Hg. Harald Meller, Ingo Mundt, Boje E. Hans Schmuhl, Fotos Juraj Lipták, 2008 Regensburg Verlag Schnell & Steiner Gmbh, 436 pages, in german language, lavishly illustrated with a wide range of coloured photographs. Euro 69.00
    ISBN 978-3-7954-2117-5
    http://www.schnell-und-steiner.de/

  • "Der Tod auf Samt und Seide" - Todesdarstellungen auf liturgischen Textilien des 16. bis 19. Jhs", von Imke Lüders, als Band 14 der wissenschaftlichen Reihe Kasseler Studien zur Sepulkralkultur, Kassel 2009, german language, 267 pages, colour photos , ISBN 978-3-924447-40-3, at 28.50 Euros - http://www.schnell-und-steiner.de/artikel_6489.ahtml
    Museum für Sepulkralkultur, Weinbergstrasse 25-27, D-34117 Kassel, Germany, Telefon ++(0561) 918 93-0,
    Telefax: ++(0561) 918 93-1;
    info@sepulkralmuseum.de - http://www.sepulkralmuseum.de/

autumn 2008 to spring 2009:

  • Catalogue of the exhibition "Bruch" (29 of August until 14th of September 2008) can be asked for: Tel.+41 79 715 70 02 and: info@igw-uta.ch,at CHF 40 or 28 Euro + shipping and handling
  • Jüdisches Kulturgut in und aus Endingen und Lengnau, 412 Objektbeschreibungen mit Abbildungen, von Anna Rapp Buri, 324 pages, in german language, Heidelberg 2008, ISBN 13: 978-3-89735-493-7
    email:
    kontakt@verlag-regionalkultur.de
  • Studien zu dem Antependium "Mitt den Siben Ziten Unseres Herren" aus dem Kloster Königsfelden (Bern, Historisches Museum), 2 Baende, Schriftliche Hausarbeit zur Erlangung des Grades einer Magistra Artium, vorgelegt der Philosophischen Fakultät der zu Köln, von Christiane Martina Elster, in german, 85 pages, fotos in volume 2, Köln, 2006.
  • Die christlichen Motive des Blaudrucks, Spiegel der Volksfrömmigkeit in Deutschland vom Ende des 17. Jahrhunderts bis heute, von Angelika Überrück, Berlin 2008, 464 pages, in german, 49.90 EUR; LIT Verlag Dr. W. Hopf, ISBN 978-3-8258-1502-8, e-mail lit@lit-verlag.de, http://www.lit-verlag.de - Tel. + 0251-620 32-0, fax + 0251-23 1972, Fresnostr. 2, D-48159 Münster, Germany
  • Die sieben Planeten und ihre Kinder, eine 1547-1549 datierte Tapisseriefolge, Anna Rapp Buri und Monica, Stucky-Schürer, 88 pages, in german language, 39 photos mostly coloured, Basel 2007. ISBN 978-3-7965-2403-5
  • Venetian Silk Damask, by Swedish 20th century designers. In this book Curator Margareta Ridderstedt describes an important part of textile history: Swedish textile designer's work in the first part of the 20th century and their cooperation with the Venetian silk-weaving company, Bevilacqua. This resulted in fabulous silk textiles - many of which can still be found in Swedish churches.
    Margareta Ridderstedt, 2008, 363 s./illustrerad i färg/inbunden, ISBN 978-91-7209-500-7
    The book costs 350 SEK (incl.VAt but excl. postage and packing) and can be purchased through the Swedish National Heritage Board's bookshop:
    www.raa.se/bokhandeln - Postadress: Riksantikvarieämbetet, Box 5405, 114 84 Stockholm. Besöksadress: Storgatan 41, Stockholm. Kundservice: tfn 08-5191 8000 (vxl). Webbplats: www.raa.se
    http://www.dialog.raa.se/cocoon/forlag/visa.html?id=2975
  • The Embroideries at Hardwick Hall, by Santina M. Levey, National Trust books 2007, 400 color photographs, 280 x 219 mm, 400 pages, ISBN 13: 978 190 5400 515, Ł 50.- Available from selected Trust shops, good bookshops, or from the distributor (+0870 787 1613) http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-abc4.pdf
 

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