Booklet of Designs and Instructions for Making Teneriffe & Filet
Bound Book Republication™
Originally Published in 1903!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie
Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication™ of a stunning
collection of original "Teneriffe and Filet Lace Designs and
Instructions" originally published in 1903!
We are pleased to offer you this wonderful collection of
antique Victorian Teneriffe Lace, Brazilian, Point, or Taora
Lace patterns for your needlework pleasure! This item has
instructions, illustrations and photos of many PATTERNS to assist you in
making the most deliciously wonderful traditional and unique lace soft
furnishings, doilies and clothing re-enactment articles!
HISTORIC item contains
some very charming patterns for making the Victorian and prior era's
teneriffe needlework items that were so popular in the 1800's through the
1930's. The degree of needlework difficultly could range from beginner to expert
levels depending on the type of wheel pattern you would choose to utilize!
(Originals are 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
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All the beautiful wheel laces are shown in the
listing collage and there are approximately 65 individual wheels and
finished doily and clothing items shown in the product.
varied and beautiful designs that can be made by even the most inexperienced
needlewoman is alone sufficient to insure lasting favor for this form of
pastime... By using fine or coarse thread there is no end to the pretty effects
are but three principles involved in making Teneriffe lace...Winding the pins
for the foundation, weaving or darning, and tying the knot, which is the same as
is used in Battenberg or drawn work. The foundation of e every wheel and square
is wound in the same manner. The center of every wheel and square is woven in
the same manner, and the knotting of the last row is the same in all. Thus it
can be readily seen that making Teneriffe lace...is simple, easy, and a pleasant
and profitable pastime.
following are but a few of the many suggestions for its uses: Center pieces,
doilies, lunch cloths, dresser scarfs, sofa pillows, pincushions, sash curtains
and full length curtains, bed spreads, ect.; combined with Battenberg braids or
netting, or used by itself it is beautiful. Medallions of the lace are used
button-holed on shirt waists in either cotton, linen or silk, then cut out
material underneath and feather stitch around medallions or make French knots
around them. They may be used also for yokes, large or small, collars,
underwear, handkerchiefs (using the little delicate half wheels), baby bonnets,
six-year-old child can make Teneriffe and Filet Guipure Lace...with the simple
and complete instructions that are given. The only articles needed besides the
Wheel or Square and the Book of Instructions are a needle, pins to hold the
thread and the thread itself. A common needle, pincushion, ordinary pins and any
kind of thread, cotton, linen or silk, may be used..."
regarding the origin of this beautiful needlecraft
Directions for Making Teneriffe Lace on Wheel
placement and use of the teneriffe wheel of a pincushion
Teneriffe and Battenburg Lace Doily
28 Round Lace Wheel Motifs
Round Lace Wheel Example
Teneriffe Lace Collar or Trim
Waist Silk Wheels
Directions for Making Teneriffe Lace on
15 Square Teneriffe Patterns
Varied Teneriffe Shapes
Teneriffe Lace Motif
Teneriffe Lace Motif
Teneriffe Lace Bar Motif
Teneriffe Lace Insert
Square Teneriffe Lace Bar
Teneriffe Lace Insert
Triangle Teneriffe Lace Motif
Teneriffe Lace Bar Motif
Teneriffe Motifs Joined by Bar Lace
Teneriffe Bow Lace Motif
Teneriffe Cross Lace Motif
Teneriffe Lace Bar of Round and Diamond
Guipure or Antique Lace
also included a few extra pages from a 1930's instructional using a wooden
teneriffe wheel just because I thought you might enjoy seeing a bit more on this
historically educational and delightful art instructional this is!
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 needle
worker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic
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
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 Single Pattern 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 paper!
* 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...
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