2020-02-18 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 5

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. H-ML095 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 5 8 pages, page 4 and 5 combined to one. Tatting: Lesson 2 on How To Tat. Cross-stitch / Crochet: Picture chair set or pillow top “Let’s be friends” with horse and dog. Crochet: Knot Stitch Scarf. Scans donated by Melora […]

2020-02-17 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 4

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. H-ML094 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 4 8 pages, 4 and 5 combined to one. Crochet: handbag. Tatting: How to tat, Lesson 1. Quilting: Basket of Roses. Knitting: Victory Stripe Afghan or Baby Robe. Scans donated by Melora Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind […]

2020-02-16 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 7

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. H-ML097 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 7 8 pages, 4 and 5 combined to one. Crochet: Pineapple panholder, Grapefruit panholder. Quilting: Gardener’s Prize. Tatting: Tatted Edgings, five different one-shuttle designs. Scans donated by Melora Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, […]

2020-02-13 Hauser – Frivolités

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication.   B-YS085 Hauser – Frivolités Entworfen u. ausgeführt v. P. Hauser Softcover, 62 pages not including cover. Two parts, first explanation and designs for tatted edgings, second application of tatting to clothes and household linens. Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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, […]

2020-01-27 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 […]

2019-11-17 You asked for these, four embroidery fruit motifs, and a huge book with whitework patterns

FUNDRAISING NOW! – Goal: 6000 USD – So far 4232.27 – Donate now to support the Antique Pattern Library project to pay for such things as database and website development, web hosting costs, data entry, scanning equipment, and help us meet the public funding ratio, which allows us to keep our nonprofit status, making your […]

2019-08-19 A Workbasket, a pattern for an embroidered slipper, and Winifred Worth’s Crochet and Tatting Designs I

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publications. I-SG006 The Workbasket Volume 5 No. 8 8 pages, page 4 and 5 combined to one. Quilting: Hexagon Bouquet Quilt. Rickrack Snood. Crochet: Medallion Scans donated by Sheron Goldin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder. G-SB002 EDM Oriental […]