2020-02-16 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 7

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. H-ML097 The Workbasket Volume 9 No. 7 8 pages, 4 and 5 combined to one. Crochet: Pineapple panholder, Grapefruit panholder. Quilting: Gardener’s Prize. Tatting: Tatted Edgings, five different one-shuttle designs. Scans donated by Melora Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, […]

2020-02-11 Aunt Ellen’s How To Book on Needlework

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-AK001 Aunt Ellen’s How To Book on Needlework for readers of The Workbasket 64 pages including covers. A guide for beginners and reference for experienced needleworkers, explaining the basics of crochet (including left-handed crocheting), hairpin lace, knitting, tatting, netting, embroidery, smocking, huck weaving, needlepoint, rug making, hemstitching, […]

2020-02-09 Louise Nacke – Bags of all kinds in Crochet

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-ME003 Nacke – Bags of all kinds in Crochet 5 The beautiful selection of bags shown in this book will appeal to every woman. There is a Bag suited to every taste and for every occasion. 16 pages softcover. Handbags and party bags, vanity bags and purses. […]

2020-02-06 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 8 – May 1946

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. I-WB118 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 8 – May 1946 8 pages. Crochet: Crocheted lace and insertion, small doily, stove mat and panholder. Sewing: corners for hemstitching. From the collection of Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W […]

2020-02-05 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 7 – April 1946

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. I-WB117 The Workbasket, Volume 11 No. 7 – April 1946 8 pages, 4 and 5 joined to one. Crochet: gloves, bags, Bible bookmark, tray cloth. Quilting: Trumpet Flower Quilt. From the collection of Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.  

2020-01-28 Artistic Crocheted Yokes With Instructions

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. K-ME002 Augusta Pfeuffer – Artistic Crocheted Yokes 16 page monochrome booklet, illustrated with photographs of completed yokes, with pattern descriptions in rather small letters. Scans donated and edited by Martha Ess. Thank you, Martha!      

2020-01-26 A new Workbasket from 1958

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see the new publications. Just one: The Workbasket, Volume 23, No. 9 from June 1958. Tatted Rose Doily, Tatted Cup and Saucer, Knitted doily, crocheted Mosaic Scarf, and the usual gardening and cooking pages. Magazine donated by Sarah Dalton, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission […]

2019-12-03 Filet, cross-stitch, more embroidery, and La Mode Illustree (with even more embroidery)

FUNDRAISING NOW! – Goal: 6000 USD – So far 4305.27 – Donate now to support the Antique Pattern Library project to pay for such things as database and website development, web hosting costs, data entry, scanning equipment, and help us meet the public funding ratio, which allows us to keep our nonprofit status, making your […]