Teneriffe Lace - First Series
Bound Book Republication™
47 Photo Illustrations
Direct from the Original Lace
Published 1909 by the Manchester School of Embroidery!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound
Book Republication™ of our original
Needlecraft Teneriffe Lace
with lace making instructions for the lovely and lacy
Victorian, Edwardian and Titanic Era, ultra-feminine Teneriffe
It includes information
regarding the materials used, type and size
of needles to use and even color suggestions!
What a great item for your historical reenactment
or recreating pleasure, for gift-giving occasions or just because you love
to make them! This HISTORIC item includes
detailed instructions and needle working techniques to make the lovely
fancy work patterns included! (Original is NOT for sale)
item is a great resource for those who are Victorian, Dickens
and Edwardian historical reenactment enthusiasts, and students of
historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
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
is certainly a fine source of historically valuable techniques and
inspiration for the creative needlework, fabric and thread artists who desire to
study and recreate the Victorian and Edwardian Era lace for clothing
and soft home furnishings linens! This is the perfect opportunity to
purchase your own version of another wonderful arts and crafts instructional
revealing our heritage from early America and European cultures!
fabrics of a special character this beautiful and artistic lace now so much in
vogue takes its name from the country whence it originated, namely the Teneriffe
islands. Made by peasant women upon rude and cumbersome frames, up to within the
last few years it has been little know in England, But of late however in these
days of enterprise and travel, so much of it has found its way into this country
thus affording an opportunity for a careful study of its peculiar
characteristics, that with the convenient and simple appliances we now have for
its manufacture, it is possible for any lady to make for herself all forms of
the lace, and indeed in far greater a variety of designs than ever originated
from the nimble fingers of the humble workers of Teneriffe.
knowledge of lace making is necessary, and with undivided attention and a
careful perusal of the instructions given in this work, the most beautiful
specimens of lace may be obtained. The latest and most novel and effective
treatment of Teneriffe work is the coloured lace in conjunction with a colored
Advertisements for Various Needleart Thread
Types and Their Uses
Advertisements for 4 Types of Briggs' Patent Teneriffe Lace
of Teneriffe Lace's Origin and Entrance into Europe
for Working the Lace
Required for the Work
Teneriffe lace Patterns
Figures/Patterns 1, 2, 3, and 4
Instructions for Making the Lace
No. 2 Patent Teneriffe Wheel
Patent No. 3 Teneriffe Wheel
of winding thread straight for insertions
of winding thread Twisted for insertions
Lace in the Making
Instructions and Photos of "tying the knot for purpose of joining
lace buttonholed on to the material
What a historically educational and delightful knit and fancywork thread
and yarn 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, yarns, needles, hooks, etc., can be found on eBay 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 Spiral Bound Book Republication™ you will receive is
representative of the types
of needlework 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.
What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republications™?
* Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper.
* 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 paper!
* These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!
* You can gift these wonderful Victorian and Edwardian pattern finds with family and friends!
*Each item is shipped with extra materials to
prevent it being folded or bent while traveling through the postal system!
You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...
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