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Textile & Costume

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    The Golden Thread

    How Fabric Changed History

    Narrated by Helen Johns ...


    11 hours 27 min

    As heard on BBC Radio 4's Book of the WeekA new history of ingenuity from the author of The Secret Lives of Colour.From the mummies of Ancient Egypt; via the silken dragon robes of Imperial China and the woollen sails of Viking longboats to the Indian calicoes and chintzes that powered the Industrial Revolution (and sparked more than one war); arriving finally at the lab-blended fibres that have ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Fry's Ties

    Discover the life and ties of Stephen Fry

    by Stephen Fry ...
    Narrated by Stephen Fry, Juliet Stevenson ...


    4 hours 6 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Every single one of Stephen Fry's ties - whether floral, fluorescent, football themed; striped or spotty, outrageous or simply debonair - tells an intimate tale about a moment in Stephen's life.Inspired by Stephen's hugely popular Instagram posts, this book will celebrate his expansive collection of man's greatest clothing companion: The Tie, in all it's sophisticated ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Chiffon Trenches

    Narrated by Andre Leon Talley ...


    9 hours 38 min

    ‘Honestly and candidly captures fifty sublime years of fashion’ Manolo BlahnikDiscover what truly happens behind the scenes in the world of high fashion in this detailed, storied memoir from style icon, bestselling author and former Vogue creative director André Leon Talley.During André Leon Talley’s first magazine job assisting Andy Warhol at Interview, a fateful meeting with Karl Lagerfeld began ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Find Your Extraordinary

    Dream Bigger, Live Happier and Achieve Success on Your Own Terms

    Narrated by Jessica Herrin ...


    6 hours 6 min

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable, audiobook edition of Find Your Extraordinary , written and read by Jessica Herrin.Jessica Herrin has cracked the code for how to balance a wildly successful career with a full, rich life. In Find Your Extraordinary, she shows how any woman can create a fulfilling and successful career in a flexible way.This book is #GIRLBOSS for the older set. It will ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Playing to the Gallery

    Helping Contemporary Art in its Struggle to Be Understood

    by Grayson Perry ...
    Narrated by Grayson Perry ...


    2 hours 47 min

    'I have never read such a stimulating short guide to art' Lynn Barber, Sunday TimesNow Grayson Perry is a fully paid-up member of the art establishment, he wants to show that any of us can appreciate art (after all, there is a reason he's called this book Playing to the Gallery and not 'Sucking up to an Academic Elite'). Based on his hugely popular BBC Radio 4 Reith Lectures and full of pictures, ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Get Changed

    Finding the new you through fashion

    by Kat Farmer ...


    10 hours

    Get Changed is for the countless women out there who are wondering whether they know who they are anymore. Loss of identity is an experience all too familiar to Instagram style guru and professional stylist Kat Farmer. In her own life, she found that fashion helped her regenerate herself and rediscover her confidence.In Get Changed, Kat's authentic, down-to-earth voice, trademark humour, and ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial


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    Vivienne Westwood

    Narrated by Paula Wilcox ...


    13 hours 42 min

    Vivienne Westwood is one of the icons of our age. Fashion designer, activist, co-creator of punk, global brand and grandmother; a true living legend. Her career has successfully spanned five decades and her work has influenced millions of people across the world.For the first and only time, Vivienne Westwood has written a personal memoir, collaborating with award-winning biographer Ian Kelly, to ... Read more

    $26.49 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Cricut Design Space for Beginners

    Original Cricut Project Ideas for Beginners! The Complete Guide to Design-Space, with Step-by-Step Instructions, to Inspire Your Imagination and Creativity

    by Leslie Design ...
    Narrated by Mary Johnson ...


    4 hours 9 min

    Let Your Creativity Run Wild by Mastering the Cricut Machine, Cricut Design Space, and Cricut Projects!How do you bring out the perfect blend of your Cricut machine and Cricut design space skills to make out of this world projects?Are you ready to transform your ideas into reality and enjoy your hobby to the full?Do you have a small business that is using Cricut and you want to bring it to the ... Read more

    $20.89 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Threads of Life

    A History of the World Through the Eye of a Needle

    by Clare Hunter ...
    Narrated by Siobhan Redmond Redmond ...


    12 hours 39 min

    The Hare with Amber Eyes meets A History of the World in 100 Objects, Threads of Life is a history of sewing and embroidery, told through the stories of the men and women, over centuries and across continents, who have used the language of sewing to make their voices heard, even in the most desperate of circumstances.A history of sewing and embroidery, told through the stories of the men and women ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    by Arifa Akbar ...
    Narrated by Shazia Nicholls ...


    8 hours 48 min

    A moving memoir about TB, grief, sisterhood, poverty and the reservoir of blame, guilt and unreliable memories from a troubled childhood in Lahore and London.All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.When Arifa Akbar discovered that her sister had fallen seriously ill, she assumed there would be a brief spell in hospital and then she'd be home. This was not to be. ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Secret Lives of Colour

    Narrated by Kassia St Clair ...


    8 hours 7 min

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'A mind-expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox. Every colour has a story, and here are some of the most alluring, alarming, and thought-provoking. Very hard painting the hallway magnolia after this inspiring primer.'Simon GarfieldThe Secret Lives of Colour tells the unusual stories of the 75 most fascinating shades, dyes and hues. From blonde</st... ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Estilo y poder

    Conoce las reglas de la moda, para romperlas y gozarla

    by Lucy Lara ...
    Narrated by Arleth Terán ...


    5 hours 23 min

    Después de haber sentado las bases en el bestseller Imagen, actitud y poder Lucy Lara nos reta a romper paradigmas. Repasa los principios, tanto para hombres como para mujeres, con el fin de partir de una base sólida y posteriormente explorar nuestra propia creatividad.Su misión: que logres un look único que te llene de seguridad.Este libro es una guía para ayudarte a descubrir tu propio es... ... Read more

    $26.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial