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5 edition of All about wool found in the catalog.

All about wool

a fabric dictionary & swatchbook

by Julie Parker

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Rain City Pub. in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wool fabrics.,
  • Wool.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-138) and index.

    Statementwritten & illustrated by Julie Parker.
    SeriesFabric reference series ;, v. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1625 .P37 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1023911M
    ISBN 100963761226
    LC Control Number96092209

      The majority of wool (%) is used in apparel, home furnishing account for %, industrial uses 6 to 7% and exports 5%, wool accounts for % of all fibres for apparel. The most important use of wool is for apparel coats, jackets, suits, dresses, skirts, slacks made from woven fabrics of varying weights and knitted fabrics’. Get this from a library! All about wool: a fabric dictionary & swatchbook. [Julie Parker] -- The third volume in Julie Parker's Fabric Reference Series explains the different fabrics made from wool and similar fibers, using plain English instead of confusing technical jargon. It takes two.

    The book goes on to explain the theory and practice of trading in the futures markets and the associated regulation, and looks at the players, both wool companies and other institutions. The final chapter covers competitors to wool, such as man-made fibres and cotton, providing an analysis of current international trading patterns and looking. There is also a comic adaptation done by Jet City Comics (Amazon’s comic book imprint). It features the art of Jimmy Broxton and was adapted by Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti. “Wool” is the first novel in the “Silo” series and was released in the year This book collects the first five Wool stories into one volume.

    Three Balls of Wool book. Read 26 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In search of a freer place where every child can go to school, /5(26). All About Wool comes with a package of 35 cloth samples that match up with the written descriptions in the book. There are 30 wool samples and 5 samples of luxurious specialty hair fibers. The samples are " wide by 4" long, big enough to get a good look at the characteristics that make each fabric unique.


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All about wool by Julie Parker Download PDF EPUB FB2

She is the author of three books and recently was hired by the Wool Bureau in New York to write a guide to wool fabrics that was distributed to members of the garment industry throughout North America. Her most recent book, All About Wool, was a finalist in the crafts category of the Small Press Book Awards.

She lives in by: 2. All About Wool book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The third volume in Julie Parker's Fabric Reference Series explains t /5. She is the author of three books and recently was hired by the Wool Bureau in New York to write a guide to wool fabrics that was distributed to members of the garment industry throughout North America.

Her most recent book, All About Wool, was a finalist in the crafts category of the Small Press Book Awards. She lives in Seattle/5(14).

Hugh Howey is the author of Wool, a book he wrote while working as a bookseller, writing each morning and during every lunch break for nearly three years. Originally self-published inWool has grown into a New York Times bestseller.

All about wool book now lives in Jupiter, Florida, with his wife Amber and their dog : HMH Books. In Hugh Howey’s post-apocalyptic tale, Wool (Book 1), the stage is set to unravel the mysteries of living in this silo.

Through an investigation by the silo’s sheriff, Holston, we learn something of the circumstances of his wife’s death as well as a little bit about this community (which is really its ow Wanting to go outside seems like a /5.

Hugh Howey is the author of Wool, a book he wrote while working as a bookseller, writing each morning and during every lunch break for nearly three years. Originally self-published inWool has grown into a New York Times bestseller.

He now lives in Jupiter, Florida, with his wife Amber and their dog Bella/5(K). Wool Omnibus (Silo #1), Hugh Howey This Omnibus Edition collects the five Wool books into a single volume. The first Wool story was released as a standalone short in July of Due to reviewer demand, the rest of the story was released over the next six months/5.

This Omnibus Edition collects the five Wool books into a single volume. It is for those who arrived late to the party and who wish to save a dollar or two while picking up the same stories in a single package.

The first Wool story was released as a standalone short in July of Due to reviewer demand, the rest of the story was released over the next six months.

My thanks go out to those. Even if it were just a run-of-the-mill post-apocalyptic novel about a society forced to live underground, “Wool” would still be quite a tale. In the summer ofa year-old jack-of-all. Wool is the textile fiber obtained from sheep and other animals, including cashmere and mohair from goats, qiviut from muskoxen, hide and fur clothing from bison, angora from rabbits, and other types of wool from camelids.

Wool consists of protein together with a small percentage of lipids. In this regard it is chemically quite distinct from the more dominant textile, cotton, which is. All About Wool People Have Very Bare Skins (Young Discovery Library) (English and French Edition) (French) Hardcover – February 1, by Claire Jobin (Author) › Visit Amazon's Claire Jobin Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Author: Claire Jobin. All-in-all, I enjoyed the book, but glad I got this version on sale. 12 people found this helpful Overall 5 out of 5 stars. Performance 4 out of 5 stars. Story 5 out of 5 stars. Lore; Wool ends perfectly for a book in a series.

It comes to a satisfying conclusion and wraps up most of the immediate plot lines. All About Wool Fabric Dictionary and Swatch Book Vol 3 Reference by Julie Parker. Unused book - No swatches included. Condition is Very Good. Covers have a little discoloration.

See Rating: % positive. All about wool. [Claire Jobin; Monique Félix] -- Answers questions about the history, uses, and methods of producing wool. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Claire Jobin; Monique Félix.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes. All About Wool (Young Discovery Library) Hardcover – December 1, by Claire Jobin (Author) › Visit Amazon's Claire Jobin Page.

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Claire Author: Claire Jobin. P erhaps inevitably, Hugh Howey's Wool has been described as the science fiction version of Fifty Shades of initially self-published the first instalment of his post-apocalyptic story. Print book: Juvenile audience: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Wool -- Juvenile literature. Wool. Wool; More like. All About Wool is a fabric dictionary that comes with real cloth samples of 35 different wool fabrics. The book includes detailed, two-page descriptions of each fabric. Each description is illustrated with a 2x4-inch sample, right there on the same page, which clarifies in the simplest way what a boiled wool, crepe, gabardine, melton or whipcord actually looks and feels like.

I love comics, graphic novels, and Wool, so thought it was pretty cool when I was chosen to win this book through the giveaways. I think that a first-time reader of the series may have a hard time following the story; it accelerated quite quickly, clearly with the intention of focusing on Juliette and not so much the first couple of Wool books /5().

A simple time, a simple life and a passion for wool. This has translated into a creative outlet of rug hooking, punch needle and knitting.

This is where I write about what I am working on, new designs on the go and exploring the ins and outs of the creative process. Oh yes also some chit chat of daily life, books, baking and pictures of anything and everything.

About Hugh Howey Born inI fell in love with reading and with sailing at a young age. I had two dreams in life: to write a novel and to sail around the world.

InI finally completed my first novel. My seventh published work, WOOL, became an international bestseller and has been translated into nearly 40 languages. My career as a writer has taken me all around the world; .Based on the high-concept novel by Hugh Howey, the story is set on an Earth where the air is no longer breathable and the world's last community lives underground in a giant silo.The wool industry has been through a period of substantial change, with a major overhaul of trading methods, exciting innovations in wool-scouring and wool processing methods, and the development of modern technology reflecting a strong emphasis on environmental concerns and energy conservation.