2021-08-05 New Publication: Heinrich Kuehn 965 Moderne Stickvorlagen

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. L-EL001 HKB 965 Moderne Stickvorlagen Small leporello. 10 pages, front a 2-colored design 60×40, back a blue alphabet and small motifs design 120×80. Scans donated by Enzo Limo, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.   FUNDRAISING Donate now to support the Antique Pattern Library project to pay […]

2021-08-04 New Publication: The Workbasket Vol. 10 No. 3

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. H-ML105 The Workbasket Vol. 10 No. 3 8 pages. Yarn dolls and dolls clothes, knitted foot warmers, crocheted pineapple doily, crocheted hairpin lace. Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.   FUNDRAISING Donate […]

2021-07-09 New Publication: Six plates of Persian art objects

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. K-YS013 Six plates of Persian art objects Loose sheets, from an as yet unidentified German publication. Showing Plate XX, printed fabric, with flowers and animals, Plate XXI with niello decorations, Plate XXII faience decorations, Plate XXIII tapestry and repeating ornamental patterns, Plate XXIV with manuscript illumination, and […]

2021-07-08 New Publication: Alphabets for whitework No. 42

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. K-YS010 Alphabete für Plattstich-Stickerei No. 42 Stapled softcover oblong, 12 pages with alphabets for whitework. All in all 9 different alphabets, not counting the additional lower-case letters and numbers. Some decorative motifs as well. No known author or publisher, except for “G&V. St.” on the front cover. […]

2021-07-07 New Publication: Estelle Peel Izor – Costume Design and Home Planning

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. D-YS035 Peel Izor – Costume Design and Home PlanningHardcover book, in two sections. First about costume design, second about home planning. “The subject-matter is presented from the art side alone” (says the author) ” and deals with materials and construction only when these elements influence the character […]

2021-07-06 New Publication: Heinrich Kuehn – Moderne Stickvorlagen 614

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. D-YS033 HKB Moderne Stickvorlagen 416 Foldout leaflet with monochrome patterns, ten leaflets, one side alphabets, other side curls and flowers. Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma. Charts donated by Franciska Ruessink. FUNDRAISING Donate now to support the Antique Pattern Library project to pay for such things as database […]

2021-07-05 New Publication: The Workbasket Vol. 10 No. 2

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. H-ML104 The Workbasket Vol. 10 No. 2 8 pages, 4 and 5 combined. Crochet: mitt, panholder, can cover. Quilting: Sunbonnet Sue and Overall Bill. Crochet: Bib and tray mat, crocheted Hardanger lace. Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of […]

2021-07-04 New Publication: Spool Cotton Company 163 – Doilies

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. L-OS002  Spool Cotton Company 163 – Doilies 24 pages stapled softcover booklet. Copyright 1941. Some basic instructions on the next-to-last page, otherwise crocheters are expected to understand the patterns. All doilies, some filet crochet, some floral designs, table runners, placemats, and two knitted doilies. From the […]

2021-06-28 New Publications: Sajou embroidery and Cousine Claire filet

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publications. L-NK001 Cousine Claire – Le Filet-Crochet 28 pages including covers. Photographs of various filet patterns, some known from other publications. No descriptions given. Crochet work imitating Filet, allowing easy execution of various motifs, squares, triangles, circular, insertions, laces, intended to decorate embroidered fabric. Also suitable for […]

2021-06-02 New Publication: The Workbasket Vol. 16 No. 2

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. J-JN002 The Workbasket Vol. 16 No. 2 64 pages. Crochet: Vanity Set and Scarf. Winding lampshades, ceramic pins. Crocheted Baby Set. Aunt Ellen’s Club Notes. Crocheted Pan Holder Set, Embroidered Christmas Cards. Quilting: Pilgrim Boy Block. Knitting: Cable Stitch Tam. Tatting: Tatted Collar. Crochet: Night Table Doily, […]