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Payment | Shipping | Additional Information Antique Leather Work Purse Bag Patterns SCA CD 1925!#3
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Originally Published in 1925!
If you are the first to bid on this auction, using the Buy-It-Now option, YOU WIN! There's no chance of being outbid! DON'T WAIT!
Up for bid, is a CD Republication of a PRECIOUSLY RARE ORIGINAL ''Leathercraft!'' This SCARCE leather work instructional information was put to paper by experienced leather work artists from the Flapper Era! (Original is NOT for sale)
All Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republications are viewable on Windows, Mac and Linux pc operating systems!
This item is a great resource for those who are SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism) members, historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
This HISTORIC item contains illustrations, photos, instructions, diagrams, designs and fundamentals for creating a variety of leather work art items. These instructions are characteristic of the arts and crafts done by our ancestors! During its heyday leatherwork was not just purses or wallets. Book covers, chairs, boxes, wall decorations and much more were created to beautify one's home, to given as gifts and to sell for an income.
This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful original item revealing our heritage from early America and European!What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is!
''Given suitable material, good taste, and patience to acquire skill in the use of a few simple tools, many delightful and individual things for personal use may be produced in leather...One of the most satisfying qualities of leathercraft is the extreme durability of the finished work, and because of this, the earnest worker will endeavor to produce something which will be a lasting source of pleas rue during its years of use.''
The Kinds of Leather Used
The Best Leathers to Use
Design and Methods of Decoration
Other Methods of Decoration
Lining Making a Lined Gusset
To Thong a Flat Seam
The Fixing of Press Buttons
Tassels and Other Finishes
The Construction of Examples Illustrated and Described
1. A Case for Visiting Cards
2. A Case for a Pocket Comb
3. A Circular Pocket Mirror
4. A Slip-in Book Cover
5. A Shopping List
6. A Cigarette Case
7. A Tobacco Pouch with Rubber Lining
8. A Folded Purse
9. A Semicircular Purse
10. An Oblong Two-flap Purse with Squared Gusset
11. A Bag with Piped Gusset, Drawn Cords and Greek Plaited Handles, including:
I. A Captive Purse
II. A Season-ticket Holder
12. A Needle Case
13. A Ladies' Handbag
14. A Shopping Bag
What a historically education and delightful art instructional piece this is!
The ladies and gentlemen 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 tools, threads, beads, dyes, plus new leathers, 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, leather and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or hobby store.
The item you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier European and American culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique leather craft art items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandparents did!
This information has been scanned onto CD-ROM using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download the latest FREE version of this software quickly at www.adobe.com . This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD reproduction of this resourceful clothing making item.
The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing item on antique frock making. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE item's information and patterns to CD-ROM! The format of this resource has so many more advantages than the original book.
What are the benefits of an antique book CD 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!
* These scans are completely sizable. You can enlarge and print according to your visual needs! They are reformatted in full-page sizing for better viewing of details, etc.!
* Each page is saved in PDF format at high resolution and is readily accessible using the downloadable Adobe Acrobat Reader software program. This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page, pages or the entire CD contents!
* Each time you want to use an image, a page or pages you can print it out. Every one will be as crisp and clear as the last!
* YOU WILL FIND YOUR CD REPUBLICATION HAS A HUGE ADVANTAGE OVER A BOUND HARDCOPY PAPER REPRODUCTION, IN THAT, IF YOU SPILL COFFEE, TEA OR SODA ON YOUR PRINTED PAGE(S) YOU CAN JUST PRINT ANOTHER!
* A CD REPUBLICATION PROVIDES YOU WITH UNLIMITED CLEAN COPIES FOREVER!
* Each CD-ROM Reproduction comes in a PROTECTIVE CASE!
Curious about the quality of these scans Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! Scale it, edit it, print it to fit your needs and you are surely going to be quite pleased with the results! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come...
Payment: I prefer Paypal but also accept Bidpay, money orders or personal check.
Shipping: Within the United States: $3.50 USPS. Out-of-country (including Canada): $4.50. Insurance is optional and runs $1.30 per $50 increments per shipment. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. Bead and CD auctions are shipped separately in order to insure they arrive in the very best condition at their new home! You may opt to purchase insurance to cover your item. INSURANCE is optional. We offer our own private insurance for items up to $25 in value and postal insurance for items over $25 value.
Copyright restrictions: All Dakota Prairie Treasures CD products, designs & images are manufactured, copyrighted & owned by us (as is all listing text & photos). CD designs or images, or any part thereof, may NOT be reproduced, used in lessons or duplicated in any media format to be resold or ''shared'' (either individually, as a package, as machine embroidery products, etc.) without Dakota Prairie Treasures prior written consent. You are permitted to use our products' information for needlecraft items you make for yourself, as gifts, or for items you may produce to sell. However, the original designs & images remain the exclusive legal property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Any & all violations will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Returns are allowed for replacement on CD products due to manufacturing defects only.
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USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction. Please visit out other auctions and store listings at http://stores.Atomic Mall.com/Dakota-Prairie-Treasures for other items of similar interest! Thank you!
I accept the following forms of payment:
- Money Order
- Personal Check
- Western Union Auction Payments Money Order
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Please visit out other auctions and store listings for other items of similar interest at http://stores.Atomic Mall.com/Dakota-Prairie-Treasures ! Thank you! USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction.
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