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Asian Costumes and Textiles from the Bosphorus to Fujiyama

This extraordinary private collection of traditional costumes, put together with taste and passion by an Italo-Turkish couple, will take us across Asia Minor, Central Asia, India, South-East Asia, and the Far East: five immense territories spanning from west to east, an impressively multi-ethnic and multi-cultural continent.

Indonesian Textiles

An illustrated guide and survey to traditional and modern Indonesian textile design.

Arts and Crafts of Thailand

Textiles, probably the best-known example of Thailand’s traditional crafts, form only part of the rich assortment of creative products and techniques presented in Arts and Crafts of Thailand. Over 175 spectacular full-color photographs showcase a wide variety of handicrafts, including baskets, earthenware, water dippers, shimmering silk fabrics, fine silverware, lacquerware, jewelry, furniture, wood carvings, and …

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The Craft and the Makers

This book is a showcase of crafted products created by small manufacturers. Its in more demand than ever and small manufacturers are experiencing an overwhelming renaissance. We are looking for products that last and have their own histories; things that meld form, function, and emotion into a compelling entity. This desire will continue to shape …

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The Traditional Crafts of Egypt

Talks all about the pottery, leather, glass, calligrphy, brass, wood, textiles, carpets, jewelry, papyrus and palm and stone and how the egyptions used them in their history.