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Module Reading List

Design for Textiles 1C, 2019/20, Semester 2
Dr Jane Scott
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


Black, S. (2002) Knitwear in fashion Thames and Hudson

Cook,J (1993) “Handbook of Textile Fibres 1. Natural Fibres,” Merrow

Cook,J (1993) “Handbook of Textile Fibres 2. Man-Made Fibres,” Merrow

Tellier-Loumagne, F. (2005) “The art of knitting : inspirational stitches, textures and surfaces, Thames and Hudson.

Ed. Vogue. (2002) Vogue knitting : the ultimate knitting book, New York, Sixth and Spring

Wynne, A (1997) “Textiles”, Macmillan Education

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Visual research and design reference.

Itten, J. (2004) The Art of Color: the subjective experience and objective rationale of color (2nd Edition), New York, Chichester, Wiley

Itten, J. 1975, Design and Form; the basic course at the Bauhaus, Thames and Hudson

Ed. Aav, M. (2003) Marimekko : fabrics, fashion, architecture, New York, Yale University Press

Steed, J. (2012) Sourcing Ideas, Lausanne: AVA Academia.

Edmonds, J. (2005) “Three-dimensional embroidery : methods of construction for the third dimension”, B. T. Batsford.

Greenlees, K. (2006) “Creating sketchbooks for embroiderers and textile artists. Exploring the Embroiderers’ Sketchbook” B.T. Batsford, 2006

Black,S & Da Cruz, E.(2006) “Fashioning fabrics : contemporary textiles in fashion Thames and Hudson

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Textiles and Architecture

Hodge, B et al. (2006). Skin + bones : parallel practices in fashion and architecture, New York: Thames and Hudson

Quinn, B (2003) The fashion of architecture, Oxford, Berg

Constantine, M. (1997) Whole cloth, New York Monacelli Press

Online resources



Architectural design. (online via library website)

This list was last updated on 19/01/2017