Make Battenberg & Point Lace
to Wash Lace, etc.
Bound Book Republication
Originally published 1900!
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bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound
Book Republication of the original "How to Make Battenberg & Point
Lace" with illustrations and instructions" by Nellie Clark Brown! This book was
originally published in 1900! (Original is NOT for sale)
line of Spiral Bound Book Republications oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in
a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern's
instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid
needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral
binding for it's ease-of-use alone. I bet you'll love it
**Producing the best Spiral Bound Book
Republications since 1999!**
"Beautiful patterns love it received immediately great seller
"Great service. Wonderful addition to my collection. Can't wait
to try patterns."
This HISTORIC item contains
photos, designs and fundamentals for creating delicately beautiful, dainty lace!
It even addresses the historic background of this
An excerpt from another Victorian source regarding the art of
"On the charm of Lace it is scarcely necessary to dwell;
it is prized by every woman and is the only ornament that is always suitable and
becoming from infancy to old age, whilst in its unobtrusive elegance it lends a
beauty and dignity to the wearer which raiser her at once above the
Selection of Materials
Basting and Overcasting
Rings to the Pattern
Preparing a Sampler
with Pinned Picots
Bar with Two
Rows of Dots
Bar with Picot
Made in Bullion Stitch
or buttonholed Bars
Bar with Lace
Wheels or Spiders
Single Buttonhole Stitch
Bars of Point
Point de Venise
Petit Point de
Point de Sorrento Stitch
or Cobweb Stitch
on Venetian Background
Sider or Wheel
Bruxelles (Brussels Point)
Bruxelles, "Pea" Stitch
Point Turque -
Point de Filet.
Net Groundwork Stitch
d'Angleterre Rosette Stitch
Net with Rosette
Combination and Miscellaneous Stitches
or Applique Lace
to Wash Lace
This sure gives a wonderful and substantial
peek into the culture at the time this was in its heyday. I just love this
stuff and will have to give it a try soon...
Pretty much everything you
need to make the dainty Victorian laces but the antique or vintage threads,
pillow, bobbins, etc. Those can be readily found online! You just have to hunt a
little bit! :) Or, you can obtain the contemporary materials at your nearest
fabric or craft store...
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 fiber art and thread worker will be capable of altering as
per individual needs and artistic whim.
The Spiral Bound Book Republication you will receive
is representative of the types of handicraft expertise of earlier genteel and
feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you
will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for
yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did!
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 at a high resolution and electronically
revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Unlike other
reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy
photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republication has so many more advantages over
the original book.
are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound
* Our products
are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper.
* Our products
are made using the latest LaserJet printing technology meaning the ink will not
smear like inferior photocopy or inkjet products do.
* Our spiral
binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while
working on your needlework projects.
* Our products
do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy.
Every image and every page has been scanned to
produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old
* These scans
are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!
can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian pattern book finds with
family and friends!
appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY
PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions
for many other unique needlework Spiral Bound Book, CD and Single Pattern
Republications for your creative needle
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