15 Pages. Your child will absolutely love these imaginative hand knitted toys - the same way their great-grand parent probably did nearly 100 years ago. This book contains a beautiful selection of toys worked in knitting, including horse, teddy-bear, golliwog, camel, sheep, pig, cow, kitty, terrier dog, tiger, lion and a majestic elephant. Also including a complete layette set for a 16-inch baby doll - including vest, pilch, petticoat, dress and bonnet. There is also a complete outfit for a boy "Michael" doll - including a vest, a jersey, leggings and a cap. Loads a of great patterns!
15 Pages. Beaders will love this this rare book from Bestway! An excellent assortment of 32 patterns and instructions to make purses, jewelry, belts, lamp shade, a beaded curtain, a perfume necklace and other unique projects. The techniques knitting, crochet, making paper beads, weaving on canvas and bead loom work. This is a wonderful book of one hundred year old patterns and techniques and a rare resource to feed your creativity!
15 Pages. Soft and functional, this lovely collection of lingerie in knitting will be a favorite with all who love the fashions of roaring 1920's. All patterns are worked in Paton's Behive wool and include a wave pattern underwear set - complete with knickers, petticoat and camisole. Also included is a short sleeve camisole, a shoulder wrap in crochet, a simple dressing jacket that is worked in one straight piece of knitting, the underwear set on the cover that is complete with camisole, knickers and petticoat; shetland knickers in crochet, a boudoir cap in hairpin work, an opera-top vest, and much more! The sizes appear to be in size 34-36, but it should not be difficult to alter these simple styles to larger sizes.
15 Pages. If you have been looking for a great assortment of gifts in crochet and knitting - look no further! This book has it all! The projects consist of a gorgeous Irish Crochet Boudoir cap, a filet crochet rose collar and cuffs, the Rose Girl bedroom set - complete with pincushion and nightdress case, a stunning Venetian Crochet shawl, two bags, flower trimmings for hats, knitted doily and fancy knitted lace edgings. This is a great mixture of quality projects that make the perfect gift.
15 Pages. These children's vintage undergarments are - without question - adorable! This book is a rare edition from the Bestway series on the topic of knitting & crochet undergarments that are exclusively for boys and girls ages 2 - 10 years of age. A list of the garments includes a dainty little girls' knit silk vest for a 4 - 8 year old, a crochet cami-knicker for a girl 8 - 10 years old, very cool knitted "jumper knickers" for a girl 7 - 10 years, boys' knitted undershirt & drawers for a 8 - 10 year old, an adorable one-piece combination garment in knitting for a 2- 4 year old, A child's sleeping suit (with or without feet) in knitting for a 4 to 6 year old, a mid-length girl's nightgown in knitting for a 6 to 8 year old, and lastly a fine crochet vest for a girl 2 to 8 years old. These are lovely garments that never will lost their appeal!
15 Pages. This edition contains a beautiful assortment of filet crochet laces and designs in a cherry theme. There are wide and narrow edgings and insertions for use in tea cosies, doilies, table runners, table centers and other decortive ideas for your home. If you decor has a cherry theme - this is just the book for your to crochet your own hand made touches to beautify your home!
15 Pages. This edition contains instructions to make lace insertions for table cloths and bedspreads, triangles, table centers, tray cloths and runner ends in a beautiful water lily design. The pictures are huge and detailed, and quite lovely. All designs are worked in Filet crochet in a Water Lily theme.
15 pages. This edition contains lovely and delicate filet crochet laces that are perfect for many applications in the home. There are wide as well as narrow laces and insertions all with a Daffodil theme. Some of the projects include, place mats, tray cloths, edgings for table cloths, insertions for bedspreads and a lovely tea cloth. This books is beautifully illustrated and this technique is so easy to master, even for the crochet novice!