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Dickensian - Victorian Era Ladies' Knitted Short Drawers Pattern
Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy Republication
Originally Published 1878!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy Republication for an Authentic Victorian Era Lady's Knitted Short Drawers Pattern! What could be more useful, and rare, for historical reenactment than this?
It is pretty rare to find underwear or drawers for women from the Antebellum, Civil War, Dickensian, Victorian and Edwardian eras. It either wasn't very common to do so or else was considered socially indelicate to put such patterns to paper!
An Authentic Antique Lady's Knitted Short Drawers (bloomers?) Pattern for you to recreate! As you can see it is very practical and functional in design!
The instructions suggested using white and red wool but, of course, you can use any color your heart desires! Perhaps fire engine red? lol It also includes a drawstring closure system for that added touch of genuine Victorian authenticity. (Original is not for sale)
This item is a great resource for those who are Civil War, Victorian, Dickens or historical reenactment enthusiasts, stage and theatre costumers, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
Unlike other antique pattern sellers Dakota Prairie Treasures stands alone in providing especially created yarn threads, needle and hooks conversion charts with every antique crochet and knitting pattern product! We researched and created a guide with 3 very detailed conversion charts to assist you in selecting the correct modern equivalent of yarns, thread, needle or hooks. No more guess work or false starts on your needlework projects!
Imagine what a marvelously unique accessory this could be for your historical reenactment activities! Many will envy your costume's authenticity!
"Drawers knitted with white wool, in patent knitting, with waistband and lower edge in ribbed pattern..."
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, needles, buttons, 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 Single Pattern, CD and Spiral Bound Book Republications for your creative needle working pleasure!
The item you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American 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 the United States: $2.59 USPS. Out-of-country (including Canada): $3.59.
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