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Category: Crafts Needlework
The Liberty Home: Distinctive Sewing Projects from Classic Liberty Fabrics by Ljiljana Baird
London: MQ Publications, 1997
Hardback with Dust Jacket over Cream boards with Gilt titling to Spine
Illustrated by: Penny Brown
Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; Colour Drawings; Patterns;
From the cover: Since it opened its doors in 1875, the House of Liberty has been synonymous with upscale living. The Liberty Home invites you to celebrate the unique heritage of the worlds finest fabrics by creating distinctive home-decorating projects and gifts.
This stunning book takes you around the Liberty home, demonstrating projects that can be made with a little skill, a free imagination, and your choice of sensational Liberty fabrics. Decorate your living room with a beautiful Tree of Life lap quilt, pillows in the deep rich colors and designs so characteristic of Liberty, and elegant lampshades and accessories. Or brighten up the kitchen with lovely floral tablecloths and colorful blinds and wall hangings. From the dining room to the bedroom to the nursery, Liberty fabrics will help you create this classic and enduring style.
The fascinating introduction describes how Liberty, under the guidance of its founder, Sir Arthur Lasenby Liberty, grew from a small retailer of exotic Oriental fabrics into the worlds finest fabric house, setting new standards of quality in home refinement.
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