Finishing techniques from expert teachers Step-by-step photographs Care and cleaning of hooked rugs Includes whipped, knit, crocheted, and braided edges Every rug hooker needs a resource for edge finishes. This comprehensive book covers eight different techniques, providing helpful tips and suggestions for professional looking edges. Includes a range of styles from simple whipping to complex combinations of hooking and braiding. Contributors are teachers, designers, and artists well known for their fine work and innovative techniques. Step-by-step color photos show you how. A must-have for rug hookers everywhere.More serious challenges in older rugs require the expertise of a professional repairer. ... heavy duty thread (upholstery, button, or quilting; gray and khaki are most useful) Small, sharp, pointed scissors Leather quilting thimble or similar flexibleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Finishing Hooked Rugs|
|Author||:||The Editors of Rug Hooking Magazine|
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books - 2013-11-01|