2020-02-06 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 8 – May 1946

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. I-WB118 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 8 – May 1946 8 pages. Crochet: Crocheted lace and insertion, small doily, stove mat and panholder. Sewing: corners for hemstitching. From the collection of Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W […]

2020-02-05 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 7 – April 1946

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. I-WB117 The Workbasket, Volume 11 No. 7 – April 1946 8 pages, 4 and 5 joined to one. Crochet: gloves, bags, Bible bookmark, tray cloth. Quilting: Trumpet Flower Quilt. From the collection of Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.  

2020-02-04 Alphabets for marking linens

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. I-YS006 Vorlagen zum Waschezeichnen Small oblong leporello with 10 pages mainly alphabets suitable for linen marking, and some mottos in French and German, borders, and a butterfly. Scans donated and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

2020-02-03 The Handicrafter March April 1930

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication.   K-SB001 Bernat – The Handicrafter March April 1930 52 pages including covers. How-to articles about samplers, weaving, simple furniture making, embroidery. Others showcasing objects and projects. Much more varied than the later Bernat Handicrafter. Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.  

2020-01-29 Antique German woodcut plates

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-MU001 Willy Kurth – Alt-Deutsche Holzschnitt-Kunst Sechzig Holzschnitte von Durer, Baldung Grien, Altdorfer, Cranach, Holbein und anderen Meistern des XV. und XVI. Jahrhunderts Verlag Fritz Hender, Berlin-Zehlendorf [1920] Hardcover, cardboard with linen back. 100 pages, 19 of which are text with illustrations, and 36 plates. Beautiful clear […]

2020-01-28 Artistic Crocheted Yokes With Instructions

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-ME002 Augusta Pfeuffer – Artistic Crocheted Yokes 16 page monochrome booklet, illustrated with photographs of completed yokes, with pattern descriptions in rather small letters. Scans donated and edited by Martha Ess. Thank you, Martha!      

2020-01-27 Riego de la Branchardiere – The Royal Tatting Book

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication.   K-ME001 Riego de la Branchardiere – The Royal Tatting Book Small oblong booklet, containing The Denmark Antimacassar, Edging (Lily of the Valley Pattern), Vandyke Border, Border (Mignionette Pattern), Narrow Edging, Simple Edging, Oval D’Oyley or Antimacassar, Guipure Trimming, Insertion. Lovely and intricate patterns. Scans donated and […]

2020-01-26 A new Workbasket from 1958

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publications. Just one: The Workbasket, Volume 23, No. 9 from June 1958. Tatted Rose Doily, Tatted Cup and Saucer, Knitted doily, crocheted Mosaic Scarf, and the usual gardening and cooking pages. Magazine donated by Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission […]