Edinburgh Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers



Members may borrow books for 50p a book a month. If you would like to borrow a book(s), please email (see Contact page) in advance of the meeting so we can arrange for the book(s) to be there. Otherwise please speak to the Secretary (see Committee page) in person at a Guild meeting.

The Crochet Workbook (Workbooks)Cosh, SylviaCrochet
A Weaver's GardenBuchanan, RitaDyeing
Woad: Its history, how to grow it, how it works, how to get colour out of itCameron, Nancy FoyDyeing
Your Yarn Dyeing: A Book for Handweavers and SpinnersDavenport, Elsie GDyeing
Natural Dyeing without ChemicalsDean, JennyDyeing
The Colour CauldronGrierson, SuDyeing
Introduction to BatikHone, MargaretDyeing
Shibori: The art of fabric folding, pleating and dyeingMoller, ElfriedeDyeing
Mushrooms for ColorRice, Miriam CDyeing
Create Your Own Natural DyesSchultz, KathleenDyeing
The Use of Vegetable DyesThurstan, ViolettaDyeing
Natural Dyes for Spinners and WeaversWickens, HettyDyeing
Kauniita (Finnish Embroidery)Sarja, ToinenEmbroidery
Lincoln Longwool - The Versatile FleeceWilson, DianaFibre
Knitalong: Celebrating the Tradition of Knitting TogetherBrown, Larissa & Brown, Martin JohnKnitting
Twined Knitting: A Swedish Folkcraft TechniqueDandanell, Birgitta & Danielsson UllaKnitting
The Art of Fair Isle Knitting: History, Technique, Color & PatternsFeitelson, AnnKnitting
Fisherman KnittingHarvey, Michael & Compton, RaeKnitting
Gossamer Webs: The History and Techniques of Orenburg Lace ShawlsKhmeleva, Galina & Noble, Carol RKnitting
Andean Folk Knitting: Traditions and Techniques from Peru and BoliviaLeCount, Cynthia GravelleKnitting
Knitting Lace: A Workshop with Patterns and ProjectsLewis, Susanna EKnitting
Homespun Handknit: Caps, Socks, Mittens & GlovesLigon, Linda edKnitting
The Complete Book of Traditional Fair Isle KnittingMcGregor, SheilaKnitting
Nordic Knitting: Thirty One Patterns in the Scandinavian TraditionPagoldh, SusanneKnitting
Aran KnittingStarmore, AliceKnitting
Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle KnittingStarmore, AliceKnitting
Fishermen's SweatersStarmore, AliceKnitting
Pacific Coast HighwayStarmore, AliceKnitting
Creating Original Hand-knitted LaceStove, MargaretKnitting
Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitter's AlmanacZimmermann, ElizabethKnitting
Knitting AroundZimmermann, ElizabethKnitting
Knitting without TearsZimmermann, ElizabethKnitting
Anatolian Knitting DesignsHarrell, BetsyKnitting
The Craft of Hand SpinningChadwick, EileenSpinning
Your HandspinningDavenport, Elsie GSpinning
High Whorling: A Spinners Guide to an Old World SkillGibson-Roberts, Priscilla ASpinning
From Fleece to Fabric: A Practical Guide to Spinning, Dyeing and WeavingLewis, June RSpinning
Color in SpinningMenz, DebSpinning
The Care and Feeding of Spinning WheelsPauli, KarenSpinning
Encyclopaedia of Hand SpinningRoss, MabelSpinning
The Essentials of HandspinningRoss, MabelSpinning
The Essentials of Yarn Design for HandspinnersRoss, MabelSpinning
Merino: Handspinning, Dyeing and Working with Merino and Superfine WoolsStove, MargaretSpinning
Hand Woolcombing and Spinning: A Guide to Worsteds from the Spinning-wheelTeal, PeterSpinning
A Handweaver's Notebook: Swatch Collections from Handwoven MagazineAlderman, SharonWeaving
The Incorporated Trades of EdinburghBradbury, Charles K & Fothringham, Henry SWeaving
Inkle Weaving: A Comprehensive ManualBradley, LaviniaWeaving
Inkle WeavingBress, HeleneWeaving
The Weaver's WorkbookChetwynd, HilaryWeaving
Peter Collingwood: His Weaves and WeavingCollingwood, PeterWeaving
Rug Weaving Techniques: Beyond the BasicsCollingwood, PeterWeaving
Weave!: An Anthology of Weave Structures and TechniquesCrutchley, AnnaWeaving
Hands On Rigid Heddle WeavingDavenport, Betty LinnWeaving
Your HandweavingDavenport, Elsie GWeaving
A Handweaver's Source Book: A Selection of 146 Patterns from the Laura M Allen CollectionDavison, Marguerite PorterWeaving
Painting WarpsFarrow, HazelWeaving
Woven RugsGrierson, RonaldWeaving
Introducing Double Cloth (on 4-Shaft Looms)Halsey, MikeWeaving
The Ashford Book of Rigid Heddle WeavingHart, RowenaWeaving
Tapestry Weaving: A Comprehensive Study GuideHarvey, NancyWeaving
Handloom WeavingHooper, LutherWeaving
Designing on the LoomKirby, MaryWeaving
A Twill of Your Choice: Color and weave effect twills on two to eight harnesses, with computer drawdownsO'Connor, Paul RWeaving
A Handbook of WeavesOelsner, G HermannWeaving
The Handweaver's Pattern Book: Over 120 Designs for Upholstery, Curtains, Place Mats, EtcPlath, IonaWeaving
Weaving a Navajo BlanketReichard, Gladys AWeaving
Weave a WeaveSelander, MalinWeaving
The Weaver's CraftSimpson, L EWeaving
Lace and Lacey Weaves: A compilation of 47 lace and lacey weave projects with complete worksheetsSnyder, Mary EWeaving
Designing and Making Handwoven Rugs: Techniques for Creating European, Oriental and American Rugs and Household FabricsTod, Osma Palmer GallingerWeaving
Weaves and Pattern DraftingTovey, JohnWeaving
Weaving Bands: Woven bands, table bands, plaited bands, insertion bandsTrotzig, LivWeaving
Egyptian Landscapes: Weavings from the Ramses Wissa Wassef SchoolWassef, Yoanna WissaWeaving

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