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Beehive Woolcraft Practical Guide to Knitting & Crochet
Shawls, Capes, Scarves & Hats
Spiral Bound Book Republication
Originally Published 1915!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication of an original Depression Era Women's Clothing knit & crochet Guide with photos and instructions for delicately feminine shawls, capes, scarves and hats! There are 83 patterns for men, women, children and more! It includes what materials are used, number of yarn skeins, size of needles or hooks and even color suggestions! Plus there are photos showing the basic knitting and crocheting stitches! What a great item for your recreating pleasure or for gift-giving occasions!
You can make baby blankets, bonnets, caps and hats, plus underwear, socks, women's shawls, capes, sweaters, scarves, stockings, gloves, potholders, tea cosies and more!
This 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 WWI and Titanic Era historical reenactment enthusiasts, opera, stage and theatre costumers, and students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
Our new 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 WWI and Titanic Era clothing and clothing making techniques! 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!
"Reliable Instructions on the Use of Knitting Wools in the production by hand of Serviceable Garments for Every-day Wear ."
Materials and General Instructions
Wools, fingering, Vest Wool, Soft Knitting, Wheeling, Double Knitting, Fleecy (or Petticoat Wool), Zephyr Wool, Shetland, Andealusian, Fancy Wools, Kingfisher Lustre Wool, Azalea Floss
Winding the Wool, Needles and Hooks, Making up a Garment, Brushing (or Raising), Washing
First Lessons in Knitting
Making a Slip Loop
Holding the wool and needles
Slipping a stitch
Casting-off two needles together
Joining the wool
Knitting in Rounds
Knitting up stitches
Plain smooth fabric
Broad Basket Pattern
First Lessons in Crochet
Holding the wool and hook
Joining the Wool
Tricot or Afghan Pattern
Crossed Treble Pattern
Jackets, Coats, Jerseys and Suit
Infants coat and Hood
Boys Jersey, with proportions for 10 - 12 years and 12 - 14 years
Infants Light Coat
Boys Jersey Suit
Babys Matinee Coat
Bonnets, Hat, Caps and Tam o Shanter
Babys Dutch Bonnet
Childs Tam o Shanter
Childs Brushed Cap
Babys Brushed Bonnet
Waistcoat, Shawls, Jackets and Spencer
Muffler, Scarf, Blankets and Household Articles
Hot-water Bottle Cover
Babys Brushed Blanket
Knickers, Drawers, Petticoats and Combinations
Youths Knitted Vest
Infants Shetland Vest
Mittens, Gloves, Bootees, Slippers, Bed Socks, Knee Caps and Gaiters
Knitted Gloves for Children age 6 to 8 years
Mans Warm Gloves
Socks and Stockings
Ribbed Socks size 5 years
Ribbed Stockings size age 7 years
Stockings with Turn-over tops size age 10 years
Ribbed Stockings for Women in 3 sizes
Plain Stockings for women in 3 sizes
Mens Golf Stockings
Mens Heavy Socks
Mens Striped Socks
Mens Light Socks
Mens Ribbed Socks
Fancy Top for Stockings
What a historically educational and delightful 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, fabrics, 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. 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?
* Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper.
* Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects.
* Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy.
* Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!
* You can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian, Flapper and Depression Era pattern finds with family and friends!
*Each item is shipped with extra packing materials to prevent it being folded or bent while traveling through the postal system!
You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions for many other unique needlework Spiral Bound Book, CD and Single Pattern Republications for your creative needle working pleasure!
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