2021-03-01 New Publication: Conseiller des Dames et des Demoiselles – Cat with a green ball

NEW PUBLICATION Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publication. L-MB001 Conseiller des Dames et des Demoiselles – Cat with green ball Litho. Embroidery pattern showing a cat sitting on the traditional red pillow with tassels, holding a green ball. Image donated by someone who wishes to remain anonymous, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma. FUNDRAISING Donate […]

2021-01-05 New Publications: Make and Mend for Victory, review of Button Gardens, and a fruitful garland

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2020-03-12 K-FR161 Der Bazar 1859 – Another slipper pattern

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-FR161 Slipper pattern – Der Bazar Nr 34, 8 September 1859, pg 262. A symbol chart printed in the German magazine Der Bazar, for a slipper. Abstract pattern in green and red shades on a black background. Original image from the University and State Library Düsseldorf, charted […]

2020-02-19 Louis Gluehr Flower Bouquet – 10648

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-MV001 Louis Gluehr Flower Bouquet – 10648 Handpainted pattern on single sheet, flower bouquet with a red and pink flower (rose?), bluebells and white marguerites. Scan donated by Mark van der Voort, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

2020-02-12 The Pompadour Bow Slipper

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-MU002 EDM The Pompadour Bow Slipper Single sheet litho, supplement of Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine. Dated July 1869. Pattern of a red slipper with black and white dots, and a green bow on the front. The original pattern specifies yarn in red, white, black and three shades of […]

2019-12-05 Two antique samplers, ribbon embroidery, two Berlin woolwork patterns (one charted)

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2019-11-06 A Workbasket, photos of a sampler and of toy theaters, and an embroidered book cover

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