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How to Make Hand Made Rag Rugs Of All Kinds!
Large Illustrations - Complete Instructions
Braided - Crocheted - Looped - Knitted
Originally published in 1933!
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Offered here is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republication? of a scarce original work on handmade rag rugs from the Depression Era and earlier! What could be more fun for those of use who love recreating vintage needlework than 15 Vintage Crocheted Rug Patterns from 1933 A great find for those who love the type of fancy needlework (crochet, knitting, looping and braiding) our grandmothers and greatgrandmothers loved to do for home decoration and comfort!
Now you can recreate these fine rugs with rug weight yarn, silk tie or cotton fabric strips, cording, bailing twine or even plastic bread sacks cut into strips and used in lieu of fabric strips! (What can I say but I am a Dakota farm girl, and I had several aunts who did this!) Then you can display the charming finished products in your home or give as gifts to family and friends...
If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have quite the pleasure in making rugs for yourself or others dear to your heart from these great old patterns! All pages are enlarged to the fullest extent possible for easy viewing (to regular 8.5x11 inch page size; as the original pages are quite small). (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!
The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can also! These are beautiful items and sure to delight you and yours! The instructions are based within the parimeters of the Depression Era grammerical and socialization culture. The instructions should be found to be clear and easy to follow. Also, the experience needleworker should be capable of altering the patterns as per individual needs and artistic whim. Participate now in reviving the sadly neglected art of crocheted rug making!
General Information on Rag Rugs
Abbreviations Used in Instructions
Molly Pitcher Round Crocheted Rug
Melba Diamond-oval Crocheted Rug
Six-pointed Crocheted Rug
Table Mat or Rug of Braided Silk Ties
Florissant Oval Braided Rug
Florissant Round Braided Rug
Martha Washington Braided Rug
Dolly Madison Round Braided Rug
Naishapur Oriental Crochet Rug
Chevy Chase Stenciled Crochet Rug
Priscilla Rug with Crochet Edge
Dorothy Vernon Oval Braided Rug
Della Duncan Diamond Design
Betsy Ross Knitted Rag Rug
Shamrock Looped Rag Rug
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 yarn, fabrics, hooks, needles, 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?
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 into a CD-ROM Republication? using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download a FREE version of the Adobe software program at www.adobe.com .
This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD of this historic and resourceful book. The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing book on embroidery. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE book'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 Dakota Prairie Treasures' Antique Book CD Republications?
* 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 completely sizable. You can enlarge and print according to your visual needs!
* Each page is saved in PDF format at a high dsi and is readily accessible using Adobe Acrobat (or other pdf reading software programs). This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page or the entire book!
* 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!
* If you spill your coffee, tea or soda on a page you just print yourself another!
* You can put all of your notes or musings on your printouts and save them in a folder for future referencing!
*Each CD-ROM 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...
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions and store listings for many other unique needlework CD Republications? for your creative needleworking pleasure!
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FYI: All Dakota Prairie Treasures needlework, design and/or other cd or hardcopy products produced by said seller are copyrighted and owned by us (as is all listing text and photos). You are permitted to use our product's information for items you make for yourself, as gifts or for items you may produce to sell. However, the original designs and images remain the exclusive legal property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Neither the CD Product content or hardcopy designs or images, or any part thereof, may be reproduced, used in class lessons or duplicated in any media format to be resold or ''shared'' (either individually or as a package) without Dakota Prairie Treasures' prior written consent. Any and all violations will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. No returns or refunds on written/printed material after delivery to buyer.
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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!
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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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