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The Techniques of Tablet Weaving Hardcover – Jul 1996

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 158 pages
  • Publisher: Robin & Russ Handweavers; Reprint edition (July 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1566590566
  • ISBN-13: 978-1566590563
  • Product Dimensions: 28 x 21.8 x 1.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 862 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,435,365 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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12 of 15 people found the following review helpful
A detailed, scholarly look at tablet weaving June 25 1998
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Hardcover
This is THE book to have if you want to learn about the history of tablet weaving, or about advanced techniques. However, it's not a simple book to understand, and presumes that the reader has some experience in tablet weaving. Definitely for the intermediate to advanced tablet weaver.
8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
The best book on tablet weaving ever written Jan. 2 1998
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Format: Hardcover
This is the best book on tablet (card) weaving ever written and will never be surpassed except by a further edition. Collingwood is the acknowledged expert on this ancient and endlessly fascinating weaving technique and his book - an updated edition of the original text - offers the ultimate exploration for both craftsman and historian alike. The descriptions of the various techniques are clear and practical without being in any way over-concise. Only drawback is a few misprints, otherwise this book would easily rate a score of 100%; a lavish, gorgeous book you will treasure. (Particularly useful is the lengthy annotated bibliography.)
Juliet Griffin
The reviews are for a DIFFERENT BOOK. Nov. 1 2015
By shirley - Published on
Format: Hardcover
I have not actually seen the book so to be fair I rated it at 5 stars..

The problem I have is that it appears that the other comments associated with this book are actually referencing a completely different book. My comment is for the "Weaving for Worship: Handweaving for Churches" book - it is not "The Techniques of Tablet Weaving by Peter Collingwood that is referenced by another commenter here.
Four Stars March 1 2015
By Bruce Mullin - Published on
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Helpful with great ideas and illustrations