2019-11-25 Lovely French crochet, a Dickens book, and a Grand Album with filet patterns.

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J-FW011 Dickens – The Uncommercial Traveler
Dickens, Charles. Illustrator: Dalziel, E.G.
Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens’ short pieces, excellent for theater and costume research. Europe, America and England, 1850’s.
From the collection of Frans Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele
Charles Dickens, Uncommercial Traveler, victorian illustrations, costume research, theater

J-NK004 Hardouin – Bonneterie Fantaisie
48 pages softcover. French. Short introduction of crochet stitches in use, but no basic how-to. Illustrated patterns of crocheted accessories and clothes, all for women and children. Frequent use of ribbons.
Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.
crochet, shawl, jacket, children’s cap, cradle cover, apron, children’s dress, baptism dress, Hardouin

B-TT012 Grand Album de Modèles pour Filet No. 3 – scans
Edouard Boucherit (ed.)
No. 3 Grand Album de Modèles pour Filet, 139 Dessins Variés
40 pages of filet designs, photographs of executed work. 36 pages of full size patterns and the remaining 4 small images of larger pieces, of which the patterns were offered for sale.
This pdf contains scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Recharted designs are in J-FR003.pdf
filet, embroidery, floral design, abstract design, edging

J-FR003 Grand Album de Modèles pour Filet No. 3 – charts
All charts belonging to B-TT012.
Charts provided by Franciska Ruessink
embroidery, filet, charted design


Enjoy! And mention APL when talkingabout your craft!

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