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    Lena Dyrdal Andersen

Rug Making

How Anyone Can Hook a Carpet

Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform in United States .
Written in English.

About the Book

Written by Senda Eiko this book is based on the concept of self-teaching and instructional practices. It envisages the making of rugs using the method of rug hooking. Being a teacher, the writer walks you through the fundamentals of cushion, tapestry and doormat. It shows the making of rugs using the Danella Hooking Tool, a hand driven sewing machine for hooking rugs and decorative items. In addition, she has provided you with a number of relevant interesting essays, plus a bonus of 12 different hooking patterns for your personal use. Other names for the tool is: Danella Carpet Needle and Aladdin Carpet Needle.

Table of Contents

Photos of hooked creations 1-4, 47-50
Introduction 5
Many Artistic Possibilities 5
Tools and Materials 6
The Necessities 6
Extra Utilities 7
Stand (STA2) 7
Danella Tool (OEH2) 8
Project # 1: Cushion 9
Basic Exercises 13
Setting Loop Height 14
Usual use of Loop Heights 14
Rugs in the House 21
History of Danella 22
Project # 2: Tapestry 23
How to Mount a Tapestry 27
Edge Finishing with Yarn 27
Origins of Carpets 28
Dantsuu 28
Project # 3: Doormat 29
Avoid Injuries and Hook in a Safe Manner 30
Project # 4: Dantsuu 31
How to Keep the Rugs Clean 31
How to Enlarge a Pattern 32
Q&A About Rug Making 33
12 Patterns 35-46
Danella Organization 51
Course Schedules 51
Other Equipment from Danella 52
Message from Founder 53

Edition Notes

Copyright Date 1985
Translation Of Ragu mekingu
Translated From Japanese

The Physical Object

Format paperback
Pagination 53
Number of pages 53
Dimensions 8 x 10 x 0.1 inches
Weight 6.2 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library OL25883233M
ISBN 10 1505681006

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