2019-07-25 Workbasket, Il Punto Filet Album 2, and an IHS motif for a prayer chair.


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H-ML032 The Workbasket Volume 3 No. 9

8 pages, page 4 and 5 combined. Quilting: Triple Sunflower Quilt. Lapel charms made of yarn, Crochet: Popcorn Bedspread.
Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with permission of F+W Media.


G-II005 Adele Della Porta – Il Punto Filet, Album II

36 pages (not including cover), one of the fabulous pattern books about filet and whitework embroidery.
Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.
Thank you, Iva, for this marvellous donation (and many others) – we had to wait to publish it until it came into the public domain. But here it is!


A-MH020 Journal des Jeunes Personnes – IHS motif with thorn crown and cat tails and reeds.

Top upholstery of a prayer chair. Litho, supplement for the Journal des Jeunes Personnes.
From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Since we have better charting software I’ll redo all earlier charted publications, bit by bit (may take some time).




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