2024-01-26 New Publications: The Kitten’s Garden of Verses, a miser purse, lessons in knotting for toddlers, and two embroidery patterns

NEW PUBLICATIONS I-WM007 Oliver Herford – The Kitten’s Garden of Verses Small hardcover bound book, containing childrens verses altered to apply to kittens. Dedicated to the authors Persian cat who was the model for the charming drawings accompanying the verses. Scans donated by Tamara Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. E-WM031 Petersons Magazine – Miser Purse […]

2020-02-20 D.M.C Franges Nouées

NEW PUBLICATIONS Go to https://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org to see this new publication. C-YS593 Dillmont – Franges Nouées 68 pages including cover. 20 plates of complex knotted fringes, each with instructions on how to make the individual knots and group them together. Strong links with macrame work. This copy printed October 1928. Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske […]

2019-07-16 New publication: Macrame

For the new publication, go to http://www.antiquepatternlibrary.org/html/warm/news.htm B-YS047 Herve-Vaissiere – Le Macrame, 1er Volume First volume of a series about macrame. Starting with simple knots and lanyards, progressing fast to much more advanced knotting, and ending with photographs of marvellous examples of the art. Towel fringes, lamp coverings, ornamental edging around baskets.   Donate now to […]