These new books have been added to the collection over the summer vacation. Hover over a book’s image to see where it can be found on the shelves.
Category Archives: Textiles
All on display until 13th July after which time they can be borrowed. Search the titles on Metsearch to read more about them or to place a reservation.
New books on display until 13th July
More new books for those interested in textiles are currently on display on the 2nd Floor of Llandaff Library.
Four more titles in the Batsford Series:
Another extraordinary and very specialised book is on display –Complete Pleats by Paul Jackson: Pleating Techniques for Fashion Design and Architecture, which also comes with a DVD featuring 23 videos of pleating techniques.
Check the library catalogue Metsearch for more details or to reserve any books. These will be on display until June 14th after which time they can be borrowed
Llandaff Library is rich with resources to support the exciting new CSAD natural dye garden project. To whet your appetite we’ve put a few of them on display on the 2nd floor of the library. Here’s a taster. . . . .
Click on the links to take you to the library catalogue Metsearch where you can read more about them and search for other books and journals of interest. You can search by the shelfmark too. Try these for books about dyes, dye plants and the use of dyes with textiles:
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Batsford publications: Text in Textile Art by Sara Impey, Mark-making in Textile Art by Helen Parrott, New Ideas in Fusing Fabric by Margaret Beal and Stitch draw by Rosie James are new additions to Cardiff Met’s library.
They are currently on display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff Library.
All books are on display until Monday 16th May after which time they can be borrowed. Items can be reserved by using the library catalogue METSEARCH.
These new books are on display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff Library until Wednesday 13th April. If you would like to read more about them, or place a reservation, follow the links to the library catalogue METSEARCH
Dave Fougner initially published this book in the hope that it would encourage men to take up knitting, or that those who did would openly embrace it. In it, he provides step-by-step guide for beginners as well as those taking up the needles again.
Do come and browse – it’ll be on display for just the next week – place a reservation if you wish, by going to the library catalogue SUMMON.
These new books are currently on display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff library. Follow the links to the library catalogue for more information or to place a reservation. Available to borrow from 24th June.