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Lace Making Book 1909 Needlecraft Teneriffe Lace - First Series Spiral Bound Book Republication 47 Photo Illustrations Direct from the Original Lace Originally Published 1909 by the Manchester School of Embroidery! If you are the first to bid, using the buy-it-now option, you win! Don t wait, bid now! Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication of our original Needlecraft Teneriffe Lace - First Series with lace making instructions for the lovely and lacy Victorian, Edwardian and Titanic Era, ultra-feminine Teneriffe laces! It includes information regarding the materials used, type and size of needles to use and even color suggestions! What a great item for your historical reenactment or recreating pleasure, for gift-giving occasions or just because you love to make them! This HISTORIC item includes detailed instructions and needle working techniques to make the lovely fancy work patterns included! (Original is NOT for sale) This item is a great resource for those who are Victorian, Dickens and Edwardian historical reenactment enthusiasts, and students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc! Our line of Spiral Bound Book Republications oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in use! This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern s instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it s ease-of-use alone. I bet you ll love it too! This is certainly a fine source of historically valuable techniques and inspiration for the creative needlework, fabric and thread artists who desire to study and recreate the Victorian and Edwardian Era lace for clothing and soft home furnishings linens! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful arts and crafts instructional revealing our heritage from early America and European cultures! An excerpt: "Like many fabrics of a special character this beautiful and artistic lace now so much in vogue takes its name from the country whence it originated, namely the Teneriffe islands. Made by peasant women upon rude and cumbersome frames, up to within the last few years it has been little know in England, But of late however in these days of enterprise and travel, so much of it has found its way into this country thus affording an opportunity for a careful study of its peculiar characteristics, that with the convenient and simple appliances we now have for its manufacture, it is possible for any lady to make for herself all forms of the lace, and indeed in far greater a variety of designs than ever originated from the nimble fingers of the humble workers of Teneriffe. No special knowledge of lace making is necessary, and with undivided attention and a careful perusal of the instructions given in this work, the most beautiful specimens of lace may be obtained. The latest and most novel and effective treatment of Teneriffe work is the coloured lace in conjunction with a colored material..." CONTENTS Advertisments for Various Needleart Thread Types and Their Uses Advertisments for 4 Types of Briggs Patent Teneriffe Lace Wheels History of Teneriffe Lace s Origin and Entrance into Europe Hints for Working the Lace Articles Required for the Work Cushions The Frames Teneriffe lace Patterns Pins The Needle Thread Figures/Patterns 1, 2, 3, and 4 Instructions for Making the Lace Briggs No. 2 Patent Teneriffe Wheel Briggs Patent No. 3 Teneriffe Wheel Method of winding thread straight for insertions Method of winding thread Twisted for insertions Straight Lace in the Making Instructions and Photos of "tying the knot for purpose of joining cotton" Showing lace buttonholed on to the material Dress Trimming Motifs Square Motifs Scalloped Lace Double Scalloped Lace Round Angel Motif Wide Insertion Lace 7-pointed Motif Cross Motif Wide Lace X Motif Diamond Motif Oval Motif Round Motif Heart Motif Round Floral Motif Round Motif Square Motif Round Motif Round Motif Lace Insertion Cross Motif Round Motif Round Motif Straight Lace Motif Straight Lace Motif 7-sided Motif Square Motif Round Motif Square Motif Round Motif Square Motif Round Motif Square Motif Round Motif Round Motif What a historically educational and delightful knit and fancywork thread and yarn art instructional piece this is! The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! These are beautiful items and sure to delight you and yours! These instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needleworker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim. The antique and vintage threads, yarns, needles, hooks, etc., can be found on Atomic Mall quite readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you can utilize contemporary tools and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or hobby store
The Spiral Bound Book Republication you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you re into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scanned at a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Unlike other reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republication has so many more advantages over the original book. What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republications?