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Antique Pillow Lace Patterns Bobbin SCA CD Book 1906!
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Home Made Lace Patterns
Originally Published in 1906!
This is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republication, Home Made Lace: A Handbook for Teachers & Pupils by M. E. W. Milroy: with 3 Plates and 9 Diagrams! It includes the designs and instructions for the lovely pillow lace examples shown in the listing picture. These delightfully lovely silk/cotton thread pillow lace projects are available now for your needleworking pleasure! (Original is not for sale)
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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!
You can find the vintage and contemporary silk, bobbins and pillow units thread on Atomic Mall to recreate the beautiful and unique items displayed in the photo! You just have to hunt a little bit!!! :)
This item contains complete pillow lace instructions which may be used for making a plethora of lovely household soft furnishings, doilies, table runners and clothing embellishments and more. There are lovely illustrations and diagrams demonstrating the construction and embellishment techniques through 1906. Scarce and intriguingly useful information jam-packed in these pages just waiting for your creative muse and expert touch!
This item contains patterns for the pictured rare, delicate, feminine and delightful lace!
Hints for the Teacher
One of Miss Milroy's Lace Classes at Hale
The Six Laces
Plate I. Diagram for Pattern I
Plate II Diagram for Pattern II
Plate III Diagram for Pattern III
Plate IV Diagram for Pattern IV
Plate V Diagram for Pattern V
Plate VI Diagram for Pattern VI
Plate VII Prickings as Required for Use, Reproduced Exactly to Scale
~~~ It also details:
(pillows, bobbins, pins, thread, prickings and Bobbin-winder)
Includes information required to make a ''tin hectograph''
(for making multiple sets the ''pricking'' graphs)
How to start the work
(to fix the prickings on the pillows, to wind the bobbins, to hand them on the pillow ready to begin work)
The Method of Instruction
(Directions for leading a class)
Whew! A lot of stuff here... I am sure it will keep you busy a long, long time! Lots of fun, easy to follow instructions with remarkably attractive results! I just love this information and am sure you will, too!
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 needlewoman/needleperson will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
The REPRODUCTION you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier feminine American culture!!! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment making these antique pillow lace items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did!
Pretty much everything you need to make the exquisitely delicate and useful needlework items presented but the fabric, silk or cotton floss, needles, etc. However, these all can be readily found on Atomic Mall! You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, you can obtain the contemporary materials at your nearest 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.
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* 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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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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