Автор: Lynell K. Sshwartz Название: Vintage Purses at Their Best ISBN: 0764319035 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764319037 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 3683 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: The beautiful diversity of high quality vintage purses is presented here through a friendly and informative text and hundreds of clear color photographs. Chosen from among the leading private, dealer and museum collections, these primarily nineteenth and twentieth century purses are among the finest glass and metal beaded, metal mesh, tapestry, embroidered, plastic, and home-crafted examples known. Also, purse frames, specialty vanity, dance, childrens' and curious styles are featured.Catalogs, advertising, trade cards and original drawings along with histories of the leading manufacturers such as Bliss, Napier, Whiting & Davis and Mandalian are included to anchor the purses in their period histories. The enormous amount of hand work accomplished at these companies and the excellent materials used in their construction are seen as reasons for the purses' continuing beauty decades later.This book will delight all fashion enthusiasts as it reflects all the art styles of the decades through purses. And the updated values reflect the collectors' market today.
Автор: Puy, Nancy Seven Van Der Название: More beaded purses ISBN: 0764331728 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764331725 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 2540 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Fascinated with beaded purses? Learn the art of bead knitting with this do-it-yourself book of illustrated and step-by-step techniques for creating a beaded purse. Basic knitting instructions and 15 contemporary and Victorian-era patterns provide a guide for the knitter. A gallery shows more ideas for variety.
Описание: The Whiting & Davis purse is the epitome of the mesh bag. For over one hundred years, these shimmery pieces of splendor have graced the fashionable womans wardrobe. Thanks to designs ranging from abstract Deco patterns to extravagant figurals to sleek gold and silver solids, Whiting & Davis purses are as sought-after for their artistry as for their practicality. This first-ever book devoted solely to Whiting & Davis captures all the charm and splendor of the companys mesh bags, past and present, in over 600 color photos, vintage ads, catalog pages, and archival material. The informal, informative text explores the colorful Whiting & Davis history and related product lines. A current price guide completes this in-depth look at the purses that advertisements dubbed the loveliest of all feminine accessories--the perfect mesh!
Название: Beaded Bugs ISBN: 1908005262 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781908005267 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1028 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The popularity of beading is at an all-time high, and it's a great choice for beginners because the supplies are inexpensive and easy to come by, and readers can get terrific results with just an hour or two of practice.
"Beaded Bugs" features 30 options based on just six basic prototypes, so you can quickly pick up the basics and build on your skills. The projects are graded by difficulty level, so you can start with your very first quick and simple butterfly or move on to more complex bees and beetles. Each project also includes full-color photos, illustrations, and step-by-step pattern instructions. The finished bugs can be turned into beautiful, unique jewelry, or adornments for key rings and cell phones. They make great gifts, too.
The cute critters in "Beaded Bugs" are based on real species, and the book also includes a few fun facts on each bug to read as you bead. The creatures include:
* A tiny scarab beetle
* A lovely, leggy little ladybug with varied spots
* Beautifully detailed bees with intricately veined wings and striped bodies
* Intricate and colorful butterflies, such as the peacock swallowtail
* 3-D caterpillars and cocoons
Автор: Paula Higgins Название: Passion for Purses ISBN: 0764326171 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764326172 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 6097 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Womens purses are uniquely personal statements. Many antique beaded, textile, and leather purses have survived as treasured collectibles and new styles are fashion icons. This exquisite new book examines the passionate history, art, and design of antique, vintage, and contemporary purses in an informative and accessible format. Over 700 high quality purses were chosen from private collections, including Cora Ginsburg LLC, the premier dealer of antique textiles and costume in the United States. Many have never been published before, providing a fresh resource for collectors. Many pre-date 1860. Chapters cover the history of purses; pockets; misers; chatelaines; fabric, tapestry, and needlework purses; leather bags; dance, compact, and evening purses; wirework and mesh bags; beaded purses; tortoiseshell, shell, and ivory styles; souvenir and even plastic purses; and unique and very rare examples. Detail photos show particularly unusual features. A section on beaded purse repair, by Terri Lykins and the Antique Purse Collectors Society, offers tips and a new opportunity for collectors. Each caption provides detailed descriptions and current values, and the extensive bibliography gives many resources for further reading.
Автор: Leslie Pi?a Название: Popular Purses ISBN: 0764312936 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764312939 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 4954 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: From fun and funky to excitingly exotic, popular purses of the mid-20th century have a fashion appeal all their own. More than simply functional, these bags feature bold, often whimsical stylings. They say notice meand buyers continue to do just that! Crocodile and carved Lucite, and elegant beaded evening bags are here, as are bags by Enid Collins, all enticingly displayed in over 400 color photos and vintage ads. The bright, breezy, and informative text pays tribute to fashion at its flirtiest, while the current price guide will have collectors reaching for their pocketbooks!
Автор: Lynell K. Schwartz Название: Vintage Purses At Their Best ISBN: 0887408311 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780887408311 Издательство: Schiffer Цена: 3175 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The beautiful diversity of high-quality vintage purses is presented through a friendly and informative text and 522 beautiful color photographs. Chosen from among the leading private dealer and museum collections, these primarily nineteenth and twentieth century purses are among the finest glass-beaded metal, tapestry, embroidered, plastic, and home-crafted examples known. The book includes histories of the leading manufacturers such as Bliss, Napier, Whiting & Davis and Mandalian along with catalogs, advertising, trade, cards, and original drawings which anchor the purses in their respective periods.This book will delight all fashion enthusiasts. The price guide reflects the collectors' market today.
Название: 25 beaded knits ISBN: 1843404249 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781843404248 Издательство: Anova Рейтинг: Цена: 2286 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Employs a variety of beaded knitting techniques to create an array of detailed fashion and home projects. Designed for the knitter, this book contains projects, each of which offers explanations of materials required and skills needed so that you have the information you need at your fingertips. It includes a section outlining beading techniques.