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The Young Ladies' Journal Complete Guide to the Work-table!
Originally Published 1892!
Up for bid is another lovely CD Republication of a marvelous Antique Victorian Fancy Work Needlearts instruction book! From a non-smoking home!
''Containing Instructions in Berlin Work, Crochet, Drawn-thread Work, Embroidery, Knitting, Knotting or Macrame, Lace, Netting, Poonah Painting and Tatting.With Numerous Illustrations and Coulored Designs.''
This 149 page re-enactment maker's dream is completely indexed below!
This CD item includes DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS, STEEL PLATE ETCHINGS and MANY, MANY PROJECTS to add that genteel Victorian mystique to your home!
You may trace these patterns to your fabric at this size or easily enlarge them for larger finished products using a copier machine or other enlargement processes available today. You can see this book will keep you busy a long time making beautiful, dainty, colorful decorative fabric items for you and yours, as gifts or to sell!
''the little book will at all times be serviceable to ladies who desire to understand the elementary parts of Fancy Work.
In addition to plain Directions and perfect Illustrations of the various Stitches and Instructions in different kinds of Fancy Work, ''The Complete Guide to the WORK-TABLE' contains an immense number of useful and elegant Designs for a great variety of articles which are not affected by changes of fashion.''
There is 17 Chapters for you to expore and get creative with! PLUS, some lovely advertisments to get even more of a feel of the era's cultural perspective!
Full Directions for Silk, Crewel, and Arransene Work with Diagrams of Stitches
Full Directions for Plain and Facy Crochet, Tricot, Hairpin-work, etc
Full Directions for Guipure Netting
Guipure Netting (continued)
Full Directions for Guipure Netting
Full Directions for Plain and Fancy Knitting
Point Lace (continued)
on Velvet, Satin, Silk, Card, Paper or Wood
Containing Directions for Cutting and Varnishing Formulas,
with Illustrated Diagrams
Also Full Instructions to enable Ladies to Paint Flowers, Foliage, Etc
Damask Rose and Foliage for Practice
Knotting or Macrame
Fancy Netting (continued)
Brocart de Bourgoyne
Design on Java
Framed Cross Stitch
Fringe of Wool through Canvas
Leviathan and Cross Stitch
Plait, Cross, and Long Stitches
Plait Stitches, A Variety of
Point de Fantasie
Point Reprise on Java Canvas
Raised Berlin Hook
Satin, Cross, and Back Stitches
Star Pattern, Raised or Plush Stitch
Vandyke and Back Stitches
Basket Pattern, Tricot
Design for Shawls
Directions for Holding Work
Double and Treble
Edging, Crochet and Hairpin Hook
Edging, Crochet and Mignardise
Fringe, Fork Work
Insertion, Crochet and Fancy Gimp
Insertion, Roll Picots and Mignardise
Tricot and Treble
Trimming, Crochet and Honiton Braid
Trimming, Crochet and Waved Braid
Trimming, Hairpin Work
DRAWN-THREAD WORK, OR POINT COUPE
Arminian Lace Trimmings
Border, Drawn Threads and Teticella Work
Border or Insertion, Drawn Threads and Spun Stitches
Border, Pyramid, Cross, and Armenian Stitches
Feather or Coral Stitch
Insertion or Stripe
Choice of Designs
Cotton a la Croix
Covering Joins of Foundations
Description of Coloured Supplement
Feather or Coral Stitch
Gold and Silver Thread
Materials used for Embroidery
Paste for Applique Embroidery
Washing Crewel Work
Border for Counterpane
Brioche or Patent
Counterpane, Borders for
Counterpane, Diamond Stripe for
Counterpane, Square for
Counterpane, Stripe for
Description of Stitches
Diamond with open Trellis
Double Rose Leaf
Fancy Pattern for Socks and Stockings
Jaket for Lady
Knit at the Back
Knit in the Round
Knit Two in One
Knit Two Together
Leaf and Trellis
Make a Stitch
Ovan and Diamond Pattern
Pass Slip Stitch Over
Patent or Brioch
Petticoat in Stripes
Purling or Ribbing
Ribbing with Two Pins
Shawl, Design for
Shawl, Half Square
Slip a Stitch
Stitches, To Raise
Stockings, Ladies' Winter
Stripe for Hem, Top of Stocking, &c
Stripe with Crochet Edge
Triangular Kilted Pattern
Trimming for Chemise
Twisted Bar Stripe
KNOTTING OF MACRAME
Bar with Knots
Cross Knot for open Diamonds
Fringe of Two Colours
Heading Ribs and Diamonds
Heading with Slanting Ribs
Knotted Heading of Fringed Threads
Leading Bar with Solomon Knots
Rich Knot with Eight Strands
Steel Crochet Hooks
Waved Bar Waved Loop
Stitches used in Limoges
Materials for Old Point
Old, Point, Directions for
POINT AND HONITON
Buttonhole Stitch Backwards, Point de Venise
Buttonhole Stitch Looped, Point Ture
Buttonhole Stitch, Point d'Anvers and Point de Malines
Buttonhole Stitch, Point de Bruxelles
Buttonhole Stitches, Point de Sorento
Directions for Tracing
Double leaf with Vein
Festoon Joining, Point d'Esprit
Loos and Twisted Bars, Point d'Alencon
Mode of Tracing and Sewing on Braid
Open Wreath Rosette
Ovals in Point Alencon
Picots for Bars
Pyramid Patter, Irish Stitch
Pyramid Rosettes and Ovals
Rosette Pattern, Point d''Angleterre
Squares with Pyramid Scallops, Point d'Esprit Rings, &c
Square with Rings in Point d'Esprit and Open Scallops
Twisted Lace Stitch, Point d'Espagne
Various Desighs for Filling in Squares
Washing, Directions for
Wheels with Thread Bars
Directions for Working
Materials for Venetian Point
Border,Cross Netting, and Twisted Loops
Border, Honeycomb and Rose
Border, Rose and Sheaf
Border, with Bunches of Loops
Border, with Double Loose Loops
Border, with Round Loop Heading
Border, with Trufts and Scalloped Edge
Circle, Mode of Beginning
Desigh for Antimacassars, Fichus, &c
Design with Long and Crossed Loops
Design for Twisted Loops
Diamond Pattern and Round Netting
Edging, Double Fan or Sheaf
Foundation, with Holes for Embroidery
Foundation, with Needlework
Insertion, Rose and Plain Netting
Lappets for Caps
Loose Loop Pattern
Open and Darned Stripe
Rose Nettng, Plain and Striped
Tassel and Fringe
Trimming, Thick Loops and Fan Edge
Festoon and Trellis Combination
Guipure in Relief
Knot for Joining
Needle, To Fill
Netting, Directions for
Points Croise, Cross Stitch
Point d'Esprit, Festoon Stitch
Point de Reprise and Festoon
Point de Toile, Trellis Stitch
Point Evantail, Fan Stitch
Point Reprise or Darning Stitch
Spinning Stitch and Wheels
Star or Radii
Trellis and Wheels Combination
Diagram of Coloured Design for Damask Rose
Directions for Painting on Silks and Satins of Light Shades
Painting on Paper
Painting on Velvet
Preparations for Painting on Wood
Designs for Square Doilys, &c
Edging with Beads
Edging with Two Threads
Insertion and Trimming
Ring and Pin
Rosette in Progress
Tatting wit Two Shuttles
Work Basket Ornament
As you can see from the contents and the listing collage there are scores and scores of Victorian Era fancywork instructions, illustrations and color study plates for making the delightful items shown in the listing picture and more!
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 threads, fabrics, needles, hooks, 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
The CD Republication 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/recreating vintage/antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers 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 dressmaking 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 reformated 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 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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