2024-02-16 New Publications: A crochet book for house decoration, a Workbasket, and four embroidery patterns

NEW PUBLICATIONS O-OB001 Victorian beaded purse Antique purse beaded with a all-over tapestry pattern. Dimensions as given by seller: The handle chain measures about 20”. From the top of the handle to the bottom of the fringe is about 10 1/2” and it’s about 7” across. Color choices of the chart might not be completely […]

2024-02-09 New Publications: Hairpin Lace and crochet, a Workbasket, and three embroidery patterns

NEW PUBLICATIONS J-PA038 Coats & Clark’s O.N.T. Book No. 303 – Modern Trends – Hairpin Lace – Crochet – Swedish Weaving 16 pages stapled booklet, First Edition 154-H-3744, copyright 1954. How to make basic hairpin lace, S-464 Hairpin Lace Draperies, S-465 Oblong Pillow (hairpin), S-466 Round Pillow (hairpin), S-467 Square Pillow (crochet), S-468 Hairpin Lace […]

2023-08-09 New Publications: The Workbasket October 1955 and the Mentone Travelling Bag

NEW PUBLICATIONS N-NK001 Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine – The Mentone Travelling Bag Handpainted embroidery pattern of a travelling bag in eleven colors, on grey paper. Simple design. Scan donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma M-AW001 The Workbasket Vol. 21 No. 1 64 pages. Crochet: Shell Stitch Afghan, Swirl Tablecloth, Decorated Plate, Novel […]

2022-01-11 New Publication: The Workbasket Vol. 11 No. 10

NEW PUBLICATION M-SB001 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 10 – July 1946 8 pages, folded strip of paper. Crochet: Motif for allover lace, “Ribbon Stripe” Chair Set. Tatting: Tatted Triangle. Crochet: Four crocheted edgings. Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder. FUNDRAISING […]

2022-01-10 New Publications: The Workbasket Vol. 11 No. 9 and lots of music

FUNDRAISING A big thank-you to everybody – we exceeded our donation goal! Thank you all very much, and enjoy what your donations have supported! NEW PUBLICATIONS I-WB119 The Workbasket Volume 11 No. 9 – June 1946 8 pages, folded strip of paper. Crochet: Crocheted Placemats. Tatting: Tatted edges and insertions. Quilting: Pillow Top in Trapunto […]