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How To Make Battenberg & Point Lace
Originally Published - 1900!
If you are the first to bid on this auction, using the buy-it-now option, YOU WIN!! There is no chance of being outbid! DON'T WAIT!!
Up for bid is a CD-ROM REPUBLICATION of ANTIQUE VICTORIAN/EDWARDIAN ''How to Make Battenberg & Point Lace'' by Nellie Clark Brown and Published by the Priscilla Publishing Company in 1900! This is a lovely battenbery and point lace stitch and knot instruction book for the lovers of the lavish and lovely needlearts! The experienced needlecraft and fancywork artesians of the late 1800's (Victorian era) to early 1900's (Edwardian era) clamoured for this type of item and with good reason! (Original is NOT for sale)
This HISTORIC REPUBLICATION ON CD book contains many steel plate etchings, needlework instructions and fundamentals for creating the extremely handsome soft furnishings of the Victorian/Edwardian/Aesthetic periods! You will also find historical facts on the ancient art as well as various RARE and UNIQUE guidelines to assist you along the way to recreating the needleworked items of a classy and gentile society!
I have also included 12 FULL-PAGE SIZED ANTIQUE VICTORIAN BATTENBERG & EMBROIDERY doily and center piece patterns to get you started! The patterns can be quickly and easily enlarged or reduced in size using these features of the commonly available copier machines or pattern resizing tools from a craft or hobby store! :)
Here is an OLD, ANTIQUE, RESOURCEFUL AND EXCEPTIONAL Battenberg and Point Lace instructional CD REPUBLICATION. These instructions are characteristic of the fancy work done by our oh-so-feminine lady ancestors during the Victorian and Edwardian eras! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful craft book revealing our heritage from early America and Europe!
How to Make Battenberg and Point Lace
Selection of Materials
Braid and Thread
Basting and Overcasting
Scallops and Loops
Cutting the Braid
Basting the Rings to the Pattern
Fastening the Thread
Preparing a Sampler
Lace Stitches. Bars.
Plain Twisted Bar
Double Twisted Bar
Plain Buttonhole Bar
Buttonholed Bars with Pinned Picots
Buttonhole Bar with Picot
Bar with Buttonhole Picot
Bar with Two Rows of Dots
Bar with Picot Made in Bullion Stitch
Buttonholed Bar with Picot in Bullion Stitch
Way of Working Quatrefoil in Bullion Stitch
Trefoils in Bullion Stitch Worked on Bottonholed Foundation
Branched Bars, or Buttonholed Bars
Branched Buttonhole Bars
Bar with Lace Picot
Buttonhole Bar with Lace Picot
Point d'Anvers Bars
Wheels or Spiders
Spinning Wheel #1
Spinning Wheel #2
Spinning Wheel with Knotted Circles
Spinning Wheel Rosettes
Detail of Spinning Wheel Rosette
Plain Russian Stitch
Twisted Russian Stitch
Insertion of Single Buttonhole Stitch
Insertion of Buttonhole Stitch
Insertion with Cones
Insertion with Reversed Cones
Beaded Insertion or D'Alencon
Insertion with Small Wheels
Bars of Point d''Angleterre
Insertion with Large Wheels
Insertion with Branches #1
Insertion with Branches #2
Single Net Stitch
Double Net Stitch
Buttonholed Net Stitch
Point de Venise Stitches
Point de Venise Stitch #1
Point de Venise Stitch #2
Point de Venise Stitch #3
Point de Venise Stitch #4
Petit Point de Venise
Point de Venise Stitch #1
Point de Venise Stitch #2
Point de Venise Stitch #3
Point d'Espagne - Spanish Point Stitches
(''a group of very distinctive difference from the other lace stitches'')
Open Spanish Point
Spainish Point #1
Spanish Point #2
Spanish Point #3
Spanish Point #4
Spanish Point Insertion
Spanish Net Stitches
Double Spanish Net
Grouped Spanish Net
Triple Spainish Net
Spainish Net #2
Spainish Net #3
Venetian or Point de Sorrento Stitch
(''one of the prettiest and most effective groups of stitches used'')
Venetian Stitch #2
Double Venitian or Cobweb Stitch
Darned Figures on Venetian Background
(''one of the most beautiful and popular'')
Spider or Wheel Stitch
(''a very rich and beautiful filling for large spaces'')
Point de Bruxelles (Brussels Point)
Point de Bruxelles #1
Point de Bruxelles #2
Point de Bruxelles #3
Point de Bruxelles #4
Point de Bruxelles #5
Point de Bruxelles, ''Pea'' Stitch
Greek Net Stitch
Point Turque - Turkish Point
Point de Filet. Net Groundwork Stitch
Point de Felet
Point d'Angleterre Rosette Stitch
Net with Rosette Stitch
Point de Reprise
Combination and Miscellaneous Stitches
Combination Stitches #1
Bullion Stitch Used for Background
Point de Valenciennes
Combination of Brussels Net
Point de Sorrento
Knotted Russian Stitch
Combination Stitch, Brussels Spanish Net and Venetian Stitch
Combination Stitch #2
Combination Stitch #3
(''exceedingly beautiful stitch was taken from a piece of lace made in Ireland'')
Combination Stitch #4
Connected Needle-made Picots
Isolated Needle-made Picots
Net or Applique Lace
Method of Applying Braid to Net
How to Wash Lace
(includes type of soap to use, style of washing, water temp, starching, ironing, blocking, etc.)
Pretty much everything you need to make the dainty Victorian household linens, clothing and decorative laces and embroideries but the antique or vintage threads, fabric, hoops or frames, etc. Those 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 or craft store...
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This information has been processed onto CD-ROM to be used with 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 REPUBLICATION of this resourceful book.
The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing collection of antique needlework. 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 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 reformated in full-page sizing for better viewing of details, etc.!
* Each page is saved in PDF format at a high dpi 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 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!
* 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...
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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 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! 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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