Victorian Era Child's Knitted Cap / Hat Pattern!
Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy Republication
Originally Published 1887!
Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy Republication for an daintily trimmed & tasseled Authentic Victorian Girl or Boy's Knitted Winter Cap Pattern! What could be more darling for historical reenactment than this?
An Authentic Antique Knit Child's Head Gear Pattern for you to recreate! As you can see it has a lovely drape to it and can be customized as short or long as your needlework muse desires! Pretty for you, pretty for gifts and pretty for posterity! (Original is not for sale)
This item is a great resource for those who are Victorian or Dickens historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
"Woolen caps are so useful both for boys and girls, and some of them so pretty, that mothers, we are sure, will be glad of the directions for a new shape, and one very easily knitted. Our model is crimson, but any colour can be used, or, if preferred, two colours, or two shades of the same colour, one for the crown, and the other for the band of the same cap. This stylish and new shaped cap is very simply made..."
Our customers say: "Great pattern, as always, GREAT seller!"
The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! This is a beautiful item and sure to delight you and yours! The instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needle worker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
The antique and vintage yarns, threads, ribbons, 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...
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions and store listings for many other unique needlework Spiral Bound Book, CD and Single Pattern Hardcopy Republications for your creative needle working pleasure!
The item you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have hours of enjoyment making and recreating this antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-great-grandmothers did!
What are the benefits of a Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy Republication?
* Every image and every page has been scanned at a high dpi to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* No having to purchase excessively expensive hard-to-obtain originals.
* No handling old and crumbling originals.
Shipping: Within USA: $2.79 via USPS. Out-of-country destinations (Canada included): $3.79. International buyers are responsible for their country's custom duties. We do not mark merchandise shipments as "gift" on the USPS Customs form. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Treasures listings ending within 48 hours. We provide a 50% s/h discount on all items (following the first purchase) in our combined invoice statement.
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