2019-07-17 Three new publications: Calligraphy, pincushions, and a Workbasket.


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H-ML026 Aunt Martha’s Workbasket Vol. 3 No. 1

8 pages. Crochet: The All-purpose Blouse, crocheted chrysanthemum. Quilting: Pointsettia, Corsage bouquet. Weaving: Make your own loom and weave your afghans by hand.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with permission of F+W Media.

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F-IS075 Bruno Borner – Two small square designs.

Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern, with two small squares of 50 stitches by 50. These squares were often used for pincushions, or to embellish belts and similar clothing items.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

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H-RD006 Krause, Prof. Wilhelm – Deutsche Kopfschrift

Exercise book for various German scripts. Very thin paper, probably transparant when new. A sheet with guidelines was included, cursive on one side and straight on the other side.

Donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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