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Weldon's Practical Knitting And Crochet
Tea Cosies In Knitting, Crochet, Hardanger, Embroidery, etc.
Originally Published c1900!
If you are the first to bid on this auction, using the buy-it-now option, YOU WIN! There's no chance of being outbid! DON'T WAIT!
Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republication of the original ''Weldon's Practical Shilling Guide to Fancy Work: Tea Cosies!'' This item has many illustrations and instructions for tea cosies made with various needle working techniques! These items are made with crochet, knitting, hardanger, cross stitch, raffia work, macram?, embroidery and darned filet net methods. The instructions for these items were created by experienced traditional needlework artists from across the Atlantic in England in c1900 and earlier! (Original is NOT for sale)
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FYI: Many of our customer's favorite CD Republications are now becoming available in Spiral Bound Pattern Book format!
If you would prefer these antique instructions as a Spiral Bound Pattern Book instead of a CD Republication please e-mail! We will list it for you ASAP and e-mail you it's listing number to expedite your order!
This item is a great resource for those who are Edwardian historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
Originally produced in England by dedicated tea-drinkers c1900!
If you are into antique tea cosies/cozies and such this it the auction for you! It includes patterns, pictures, directions and instructions for 17 darling and unique tea cosies! You can see this book will keep you busy a long time these coming cold winter months making beautiful crocheted, knitted, embroidered, canvas worked, bead worked, net darning, Hardanger, cross stitched and raffia worked cosies for you and yours, as gifts or to sell at autumn or winter craft fairs. They certainly would make novel and valuable gifts for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries or weddings.
What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is!
FYI: As we pour over our antique book archives we have occasional discovered more turn-of-the-century tea cosy patterns and instructions. So, being our overly obsessive selves, we will (over time) be adding those additional instructions to this product. We feel they are just too fun and valuable not to share with other who love them as much as we!
Which one will you make first, for yourself, or that special someone in your life
1) An Attractive Tea Cosy in Knotted Raffia Work (raffia)
2) A Bachelor's Cosy in Artificial Silk and Wool (crochet)
3) A Lovely Four-sided Cosy in Irish Crochet (crochet)
4) A Four-sided Coffee Cosy in Hardanger Embroidery (Hardanger)
5) Three Crinoline Lady Tea Cosies (fabric/laces)
6) A Pretty Cosy in Cross-Stitch and Beadwork on Canvas (cross stitch/beading)
7) A Knitted Tea Cosy Embroidered with Handsome Design in Cross-Stitch (knitting/cross stitch)
8) A Cottage Tea Cosy (cross stitch)
9) A Novel Shaped Tea Cosy in Tricot Crochet (crochet)
10) A Serviceable Cosy in Macram? Twine (macram?)
11) A Pretty Tea Cosy in Shell Design (crochet)
12) A Four-sided Cosy in Filet Crochet (crochet)
13) A Handsome Tea Cosy in Grape Design (crochet)
14) A Tea Cosy in Hardanger Embroidery (Hardanger)
15) A Filet Net Tea Cosy, Darned in a Handsome Design (Stag)
Plus 4 pages of Edwardian Era advertisements!
There are also general needlework and crochet (in English and French!) instructions and how-to's on making looped fringes and trimming the dresses of the three crinoline lady tea cosies. Extensive details regarding materials for each cosy such as fabrics, raffia, crochet thread, yarn cross stitch fabric, crochet hooks, knitting pins/needles, beads, embroidery silks, etc is here also! Plus, the finished dimensions are given for each item!
5 additional Victorian Era (1896) have been added to this rare republication!
Tea Cosy in Felt with Applique Work
An Embroidered Tea Cosy with ''The Cup that Cheers'' Motto
Coronation Cosy in Embroidery
Second Coronation Cosy in Embroidery
Knitted Tea Cosy
Each cosy pattern includes both an illustration and full instructions
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.
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 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 our 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 needle working 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 or kit) 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. To the best of our knowledge all information on this CD Product originated in a public domain source.
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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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