2020-02-12 The Pompadour Bow Slipper

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-MU002 EDM The Pompadour Bow Slipper Single sheet litho, supplement of Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine. Dated July 1869. Pattern of a red slipper with black and white dots, and a green bow on the front. The original pattern specifies yarn in red, white, black and three shades of […]

2020-02-11 Aunt Ellen’s How To Book on Needlework

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-AK001 Aunt Ellen’s How To Book on Needlework for readers of The Workbasket 64 pages including covers. A guide for beginners and reference for experienced needleworkers, explaining the basics of crochet (including left-handed crocheting), hairpin lace, knitting, tatting, netting, embroidery, smocking, huck weaving, needlepoint, rug making, hemstitching, […]

2020-02-09 Louise Nacke – Bags of all kinds in Crochet

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-ME003 Nacke – Bags of all kinds in Crochet 5 The beautiful selection of bags shown in this book will appeal to every woman. There is a Bag suited to every taste and for every occasion. 16 pages softcover. Handbags and party bags, vanity bags and purses. […]

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!