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    15 Pages. This book contains 43 easy-to read charts for creating lovely Victorian Era Cross stitch works. There are geometric designs  for use in borders, simple florals for use in items such as antimacassars, and all-over designs for use in cushions, quilt tops and upholstery work. A lovely and useful book!

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    15 Pages. This book is the first, and most important of Needlecraft Journal series on the topic of crochet edgings. In this edition, not only does it hold the complete instructions for more than 15 beautiful, delicate lace edgings, but it also provides important well-illustrated instructions for making all of the stitches used in these fine crochet laces. There are thirty-eight illustrations and easy to follow instructions to make these wonderful and delicate crochet edgings.

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    15 Pages. This is a beautiful embroidery technique, commonly called "needlepoint" today. This work is made using an open weave fabric and long stitches to form geometric designs. The finished works are great to use for pillows, cushions and upholstery, purses, vests and many other useful and decorative items. This work is one of the easiest techniques to master, and this edition is a great resource to use when learning it.

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    15 Pages. This edition contains 10 lovely designs for Edwardian era crocheted doilies. With names such as the "Sun", "Peacock Feather" and "Seaweed" these fascinating pieces will add a century old sophistication to your decor.

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    15 Pages. The book contains a beutiful assortment of twenty-two Edwardian Era fancy crocheted edgings. On the cover is shown the beautiful Shamrock pattern. Other patterns include fan patterns, diagonals, fringes, arch pattern, cockleshells and so much more. These are wonderful one-of-a-kind finishings that will add the perfect ending to your project.

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    15 Pages. If you ever wanted to attempt point lace, this book is a great place to start!. All that is needed to create these lovely pieces is a needle, fine lace thread and braid - much like that which is used in Battenburg lace. The book provides 84 illustrations, most of them are detailed instructions for making the various stitches used in the examples. A fantastic resource for lace makers of all skill levels.

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    15 Pages. This edition contains a lovely assortment of Edwardian era knitted accessories for men, women, children and infants. The patterns include a muffler and glove for men; a bedroom slipper, fingerless mitten, fancy shawl and a head wrap for ladies; a child's gaiter and for infants there is a glove, shoe, bootees, jacket and a lovely bonnet.

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    15 Pages. This book is the first of a series of five books on the subject of Drawn Thread work. Drawn Thread work is an ancient technique of drawing threads from a cloth and using a needle, creating beautiful designs with the remaining threads through embroidery and needle weaving.. It is lovely work that is rarely seen today, but its beauty is not diminished.

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    15 Pages. This book is the second series of Needlecraft Journal doily design books. The 12 patterns contiained here are exquisite examples of Edwardian era decorative crochet. These doilies are quite different that those found in the first series, and every bit as beautiful as they were 100 years ago.

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    15 Pages. Chip Carving is a beautiful skill that was quite popular with ladies of the late Victorian period. The lovely designs were made by chipping and notching away at wood to produce fine geometric designs. Pyrography or Poker Work is used to add depth to the design. This book contains a wide range of instruction, including types of woods and polishes to use, and rare techniques such as French Polishing and Glaze Polishing to add the finishing touch to your work. A great informative book for any who would like to try this work.

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    15 Pages. This book is the first of a series of four books on the subject of Irish Crochet Lace. This beautiful work is made by crocheting tiny, tightly formed stitches into endless delightful designs. Some designs in this edition include flowers, shamrocks, a vine and grapes and even a pomegranate sprig. Finished designs include edgings, a large Irish Lace collar and a smaller collar band. Delightful work!

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    15 Pages. Ribbon Work is achieved by combining the techniques of embroidery with ribbons of various shapes and sizes and fashioning them into life-like colorful flowers. there are several different varieties of flowers shown, such as violets, poppies, tiger lilies and many more. The results are realistic and spectacular - a rarely seen and quite lovely embroidery technique.

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    15 Pages. This edition contains an exquisite assortment fancy crocheted edgings. The designs within this book are like no other - every bit as beautiful as they are delicate.  In addition to the scallops and cables, there is a beautiful floral convolvulus insertion, deep scalloped rosettes and a Greek cross lace. In addition to these, there is also a lace for trimming a chemise and a lovely collar for a well dressed boy from the period. You can never have too many edging books!

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    15 Pages. Hairpin Crochet is a simple technique to master that has fallen in and out of popularity for well over a century. The work is constructed simply, using a thread, crochet hook and a U-shape Hairpin Fork. The results work up very fast and provide nearly instant gratification. The patterns provided in this book are like no other, ranging from simple items such as edgings, insertions and fringes. There are also more challenging projects including lovely lace collars, edgings for doilies and other assorted laces. This is fascinating work!

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    15 Pages. Drawn Thread work is one of the loveliest, and quite ancient forms of embroidery. The possibilities in your results are nearly endless - every different pattern is more beautiful than the last. It is constructed simply - drawing out the threads from a  woven fabric in one direction and using the cross threads along with a needle, all of these fascinating designs are made. This book is the second of a series of five books on the subject of Drawn Thread Work, a fascinating technique.

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    15 Pages. Lovely knitted and crocheted shawls were a staple garment in any Edwardian Lady's wardrobe. They were long loved for their beauty, versatility and warmth. This book contains instructions to make 10 beautiful shawls. There are five knitted shawls and five worked in crochet. The designs are stunning - imagine how great these would look in today's lovely yarns! This book is a goldmine for anyone who loves shawls!

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    15 Pages. An informative and well-illustrated edition containing instructions to make lovely Irish Crochet motifs that are used in lovely finished works. Some of these works include a dress trimming and edgings, a coat collar, edging for a baby's dress and a doily or pinchusion cover as seen on the cover. This is a lovely art that will never go out of fashion!

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    15 Pages. Carrickmacross lace is a stunning example of various forms of needle lace. The design on the cover is a necktie end made of guipure lace. Other forms of Carrickmacross lace use applique and a fine netted base to create a lace that is like no other. This book contains full instructions to creat this lace, including detailed instructions for all of the stitches, as well as stunning finished designs. A fascinating and beautiful technique!

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    15 Pages.  A beautiful collection of artistic crochet edgings to add that finishing touch to a variety of projects. There are 19 edgings in all, most of these are elaborate and lacy. From the simple shamrock pattern, to the beautiful double cone lace - you will surely find something within these pages to suit your needs. This book is the fourth series from Needlecraft Practical Journal on the subject of Crochet Edgings.

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    15 Pages. This edition is the second edition of Cross Stich designs and it contains 44 lovely charted patterns. These designs are quite different than the first series, and every bit as beautiful. There are small geometric designs suitable for borders and elaborate all-over patterns to be used in item such as cushions, panels and table centers. Also included are designs in "Krozveldt Work", a technique that was popular in Victorian times. This collection is a gold mine for any who love to Cross Stitch!

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    15 Pages. If you have ever had the desire to try your hand at needle lace, this book on the subject of Limerick Lace is the perfect place to start. This beautiful lace is worked on a net base and the stunning designs are embroidered onto the net. The book provides many diagrams of the stitches used to make the lace and also many finished designs. There is also instruction to make run lace and tambour lace using a special needle. This is an instruction book only, there are no diagrams to make these patterns. This is an invaluable addtion to the lace maker's library!

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    15 Pages. Netting is the most ancient of handicrafts that has remained unchanged for centuries. It is the same ancient method that fishermen used to make their nets. Using a finer thread and a smaller shuttle it was also used to make delicate items such as a netting for a lady's hair. It is a technique also used to make hammocks, a net for a tennis court, shopping bags, bedspreads, shawls and much more.

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    15 Pages. The Needlecraft Journal Comforts series of books contain lovely little projects that work up fast. This is the fourth in the Comforts series and it contains mostly projects for infants and children. Included here are two lacey knitted infant's veils, a knitted openwork sock for a child, two bibs : one knitted and one crocheted, a knitted hood, muff and necklet for a girl, knitted infant's jacket, a princess-cut knitted petticoat, knitted gaiters for a child, a lady's belt with almsbag, knitted hat for an infant boy and lastly a pair of long knitted evening over-gloves for a lady. 
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    15 Pages. As the name suggests, picture work is literally a picture done in embroidery. This edition contains 22 line art sketches of the beautiful scenic English countryside. Along with these sketches are descriptive instructions for transforming these black and white line drawings into the wonderful colorful works such as the one seen on the cover. The techniques are simple and the results are breathtaking!

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    15 Pages. Not only is Canvas Embroidery a lovely art form, but the items shown in this book are as useful as they are decorative. There are 28 photo-illustrations and descriptive instructions to make a wide range of prjects, including cushion squares, a masaic toilet mat, a sideboard cloth, table cloths and curtain bands. This is stunning work and would make a welcome addition to any period decor!

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    15 pages. A lovely collection of edgings and collars from the turn of the 20th century. You will find quite a variety of lovely designs here - there are 6 fancy edgings and 6 lacey collarettes. There are also large detailed photos of the finished laces and very detailed instructions for constructing them. An amazing assortment!

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    15 Pages. This book contains instuction in the delicate art of Drawn Thread Embroidery. This is a gorgeous technique suitable for a skillfull needle artist. Mixing the techniques of embroidery, cutwork and needleweaving, one can create elaborate patterns, and elegant sophisticaed designs. Although that work is quite beautiful, it is not recommended for a novice, but with a bit of practice it can be very easily mastered.

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    15 Pages. This lovely book is loaded with a wonderful assortment of knitted lace edgings and corners. The possibilities are endless - styles ranging from narrow laces to broad edgings. The photos and instructions are wonderfully easy to follow and with very little effort these edgings would be simple to replicate for knitters of just about any skill level.

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    15 Pages. This rare edition is on the subject of Pillow or Bobbin lacemaking - the art of weaving laces using bobbins and a pillow. A lovely book that is is well illustrated with diagrams to make several different types of Pillow Lace, including Genoese Point, Torchon, Maltese, Rapellese and Honiton Lace Making. There is a wealth of information here - lacemakers will fall in love with this one!

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    15 Pages. This book is the third in the series of Crochet Doily books published in the Edwardian Era. It contains pattern instructions to make 17 lovely designs including one pincishion cover. The lovely crocheted laces in this edition are designed to be attached to a round of fine linen. A unique assortment of lovely shaped laces!

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    15 Pages. Smocking is an ancient form of embroidery, originally used to make comfortable clothing for farm workers  in the English countryside - and it might even be older than that. These lovely patterns are made by gathering a large piece of cloth into folds, and by weaving a needle through the folds, these lovely designs are made. This book contains 22 lovely designs, from simple stitches to elaborate patterns, along with full instructions. A wonderful book full of ideas!

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    15 Pages. This 100-year-old edition contains some of the most exquisite examples of Irish Crochet lace that you will find anywhere. It is very well illustrated with 34 lovely examples and contains instructions to make the lovely motifs that build the lace. Lovely creations that will certainly inspire you!

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    15 Pages. There is no better way to complete your needlecraft than with a lovely delicate edging. This wonderful edition of Needlecraft Journal contains 19 lovely examples of Edwardian era lace edgings. Whether you fancy the sophisticated Florals or the whimsical Fairy Laces, this book has it all. Lovely!

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    15 Pages. A goldmine of wonderful pattern ideas worked in a variety of techniques. For knitting patterns there is a Miser's Purse, Quilt Squares, a Sachet, a Japanese style Tea Cosy, a pincushion top, an opera wrap and two different neckties. For crochet projects there are lovely crocheted boudoir set of a pincushion, hair tidy, a bed pocket and a watch pocket, a work bag, a lady's evening scarf, a lady's tie, a doily and a brush and comb bag. For embroidery projects there is a canvas Nightdress Case and a lady's Belt and Bag set. A huge assortment of vintage designs!

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    15 Pages. This book contains over 40 exquisite examples of embroidered canvas work. The patterns are a colorful mixture of geometric similar to Hardanger Embroidery and openwork designs as in Drawn Thread work. The pattern designs include insertions & trims, afternoon tea cloths, a nightdress case, a bedspread, blouse trimmings, a Bible cover and much more. While there are no diagrammed patterns here, what you will see are detail close ups of the embroideries and a descriptive paragraph on how they are made.

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    15 Pages. This book is the one, and only book in the Needlecraft Journal on the topic of Hardanger Embroidery. This beautiful work originated in the small town of Hardanger, in western Norway. It is a beautiful form of cut-work that is usually worked on a white or cream coloured canvas, using shades of yellow, pink or green, although other shades work well also. The book includes excellent diagrams and instructions to make the stitches, as well as twenty-eight gorgeous designs. This book is a must-have for any who love Hardanger embroidery!

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    15 Pages. This book is an excellent resource book of patterns for Edwardian era hand knitted stockings for the entire family. Include are hints on stocking knitting and the patterns are as follows:
    First Size Sock
    Sock for infant 1 year to 18 months old
    Infants overall stocking with shaped knee.
    Sock for boy 3 to 4 years old.
    Child's long fancy knit sock.
    Lady's Plain Knit Stocking
    Lady's Ribbed Stocking.
    Gentleman's Ribbed Stocking.
    Gentleman's Shooting Stocking.
    Stocking Top in Two Colors.
    Gentleman's Cycling Stocking.

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    15 Pages. Edwardian era enthusiasts will find this book indispensible for costuming and the techniques to make these beautiful items. There are clothing items for women and children and they are all worked in either knitting or crochet work. Items for ladies are an Opera Wrap, Antimacassar, Scarf, Shoulder Wrap, Fascinator, an Imitation Boa, and a Golf Coat. For infants there are hoods, caps, bootees, Baby's Vest, a Petticoat and lovely socks.

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    15 Pages. This book, the fourth in the Needlecraft Doily series contains 15 beautiful examples of Edwardian era crocheted lace work. The doilies are constructed of crocheted lace borders that are sewn to a linen round. There are beautiful designs includling a butterfly pattern, a rosette patten, cockleshells, pyramids and much more.

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    15 Pages. A lovely collection of 23 Edges, corners and insertions from the Edwardian era. The designs in this edition cover a wide range of lovely ideas, such as floral filet lace, thistle lace, frill patterns and torchon insertions to name a few. There are even patterns for filet lace edgings with a cat and a mouse. Lovely and creative!

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    15 Pages. Hedebo embroidery is as stunning as it is durable. Originally called "Hedebosying" or Hedebo Sewing in Danish regions. This is an ancient technique of a form of cutwork embroidery that has been adapted here with stunning results. Full instructions are included to make over 50 different stitches, as well as stunning finished projects with lovely needle lace edgings. This book is a must-have for embroidery lovers!

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    15 Pages. This book is the fourth of a series of five books on the subject of Drawn Thread work. Drawn Thread work is an ancient technique of drawing threads from a cloth and using a needle, creating beautiful designs with the remaining threads through embroidery and needle weaving.  Inside is instruction to make several beautiful stitch designs with large, detail photos of working the stitches and also beautiful finished projects.

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    15 Pages. A fabulous assortment of Edwardian Era crocheted corners for linens or bedspreads. There are 8 lovely designs, including a stunning grapes and vine pattern and a few others worked in filet crochet. Corners such as these are very important to add the perfect statement of elegance to your finished handiwork. A book full of endless possibilities!

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    15 Pages. This book contains 9 lessons and stunning, full color examples of shaded embroideries. In these lessons you will learn embroidery stitches, the contrasting of color, natural floral shading, shading of the coventional form, Japanese embroidery, Church embroidery, stitch direction and hints on washing and ironing your work. A master's course in colorwork!

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    15 Pages. There is nothing more beautiful as the comfortable shawls of the edwardian era. Not only were they pleasing to the eye, but they were also highly functional for keeping away the chill. this collection contains 10 shawls worked in both knitting and cochet. There are so many different styles - from lacy knitted shawls to warm crocheted wraps. A gorgeous collection that will bring many hours of creative enjoyment.

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    15 pages. This beautiful book is the fourth in a series of five on the topic of Canvas Embroidery or Needlepoint. There are 24 detailed photographs of the finished work, as well as detailed instruction in the various techniques used inluding Florentine embroidery or Bargello, Ivory Canvos Work and Canvas Braiding which has similarities to hardanger embroidery. This edition provides wonderful instruction in these three techniques and it is a useful tool in mastering this art form.

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    15 Pages. A lovely collection of delicate Crocheted Hedebo Lace edgings to adorn household linens and fancy handkerchiefs. This form of Hedebo work is nearly identical to Hedebo Embroidery in appearance, but works up much faster because it is crocheted. This edition contains fifteen detailed illustrations of the original works and explicit instructions to recreate it. A fabulous book for lacemakers and crocheters alike!

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    15 Pages. A classic collection of Edwardian era knitted lace edgings. There are a wide range of styles contained here such as the fan pattern, Van Dyke pattern, cables and lace filigree designs. Most of the laces have matching insertions. They are beautiful designs with clear and descriptive instructions to make them.

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    15 Pages. One hundred years ago this work was called New Crochet, today we refer to it as Tunisian Stitch or Afghan stitch crochet. It is a tight, close stitch that is great for items such as scarfs, rugs or anything that would require a heavy fabric. This books contains patterns and instructions for many creative stitches in this work - most I have never seen elsewhere. An excellent resource for Tunisian Crochet stitch patterns!

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    15 Pages. This book, the only one of its kind contains the fascinating technique of Floral Crochet. The flowers are a beautiful form of decoration - and they are realistic in their appearance. The crochet flowers and leaves are worked separately and later applied into the design. Included are lovely examples of daisies, carnations, pansies, wild roses, forget-me-nots, violets, sweat peas, almond blossoms, Canterbury bell, wallflowers, and fuchsias. Also included is a design for a fire screen using lovely foxgolves in the design.

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    15 Pages.  A spectacular assortment of crocheted lace work including edgings, insertions and chemise yoke designs. There is a lovely mixture of frilly narrow and wider laces that are suitable for a variety of purposes such as in lingerie or home decor. Also in this book are three patterns for crocheted Chemise yokes, Edwardian era lingerie garments. Indispensible resource for crochet lacemakers.

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    15 Pages. Filet lace is a stunning technique that is also called netting. This ancient technique is known to date back to the Italian Renaissance  and is fashioned using embroidery stitches that are placed on a net background to form a lovely pattern. There are detailed instructions to make a variety of stitches, instructions to make your net and instructions of placement and finishing your work. A great instruction book for a lovely technique.

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    15 Pages. A simple and instructional manual to make men's waistcoats or vests using a fine linen fabric and beautiful embroidery stitches. It is profusely illustrated with 39 clear images of embroidery stitch designs, and fine knitting stitches for making men's neckties.  These are fabulously simple designs, and would make lovely additions to any wardrobe - designed for men, but fashionable for women also!

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    15 Pages. This books contains a divine assortment of fancy crocheted stock collars laces, suitable for finishing the finest of garments. There are six stock collars in total, including one collar in Irish Crochet. In addition to this, the book contains a matching edging & insertion for a fancy table cloth and six very fancy frilled laces that can be used for a variety of purposes. A beautiful collection of crocheted laces!

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    15 Pages. In the era of the Model T and other early modes of travel, the journey could be chilly. This book contains all manner of warm clothing items for men and women. For the ladies there is a crocheted cross-over, knitted puttee stocking, motoring gloves, motor veil, motor stocking and a knitted jacket. For men the items include motor gloves, motor chest protector, shooting mittens and a crocheted waistcoat. Other projects include a child's Dutch bonnet, a thick muffler, foot wrap and wristlets.

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    15 Pages. A gorgeous collection of lace edgings, insertions and triangles including the pattern for a lovely Ivy Leaf Tea Cosy. There are 5 lace styles for edgings, 4 of them are the edging with a pattern for a matching inserion. The patterns include the "Wheel & Shamrock", the "Gordon lace", the "Stratford" lace for a bedspread, the "Warren" lace and triangle and lastly the "Oak Leaf" lace and triangle. Lovely and useful designs.

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    15 Pages. Drawn thread work is an ancient embroidery technique used to add a lacy flourish to an otherwise simple design. This work was quite popular in Victorian times and it continued until WWI. This book contains a lovely selection of borders and insets worked in Drawn Thread, with ideas for tea cloths, cushions and many other possibilities.

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    15 Pages. An excellent resource for creating Indian styles woven and coil weave baskets. Also included are instructions to create woven projects using hairpin lace crochet and raffia. In addition to the lovely baskets, there are hairpin gardening cuffs, a pot cover, floor mats, window blinds and a bag. Profusely illustrated and with well written instructions.

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    15 Pages. A fascinating glimpse into the fashionable golfing garments worn both men and women a century ago. The work is done in both knitting and crochet, and the projects include:
    In Crochet - 
    Lady's Golf Coat.
    Lady's Rabbit's Wool Waistcoat. 
    Gentleman's Mittens.
    Gentleman's Waistcoat.
    Boy's Waistcoat.
    Lady's Safety Purse.
    In Knitting:
    Girl's Jersey
    Coat for Little Girl
    Boy's Stocking
    Lady's Belt, Gloves, Mittens & Tie
    Gent's Stockings & Gaiters
    Gent's Tie
    Muffler

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    15 Pages. The second edition of this fabulous series of books on the art of masterfully recreating life-like embroideries. This journal deals with more advanced stages of embroidery, and the editors are quite clear that this edition is not for the novice. This books contains several beautiful full color examples of crewel embroidery containing life-like flowers, butterflies and strawberries. A wonderful journal!

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    15 Pages. Of all the Irish crochet books in the Needlecraft series, this has to be the best of the lot. The cover design for the lovely blouse yoke is but a taste of things to come. Also included is a pattern for beautiful theatre bag, a  "V" shaped plastron, a handsome Van Dyke edging, a gorgeous gauntlet sleeve (and a matching edging) in Bébé Lace and a lovely openwork rose collar with matching cuffs. This is a book for the Irish Crochet connoisseur!

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    15 Pages. A beautiful collection of 28 stitch patterns for embroidered canvas work. There are a variety of designs such as geometric patterning, florals, Indian type patterns and even drawn thread. They are worked on aida canvas, persian canvas and congress cloth. Some of the project ideas are table runers, table cloths clothing decoration and even a vintage style sampler. lovely work!

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    15 Pages. A lovely selection of eleven crocheted doilies worked in a wide variety of designs. There are whimsical patterns such as the Celtic doily seen on the cover, there is also a doily worked in hairpin lace work, a square edging for a doily and the fanciful Corona table center with doilies to match. A lovely collection of stitch patterns!

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    15 Pages. Ecclesiastical embroideries from the British Isles were famed during the Middle Ages as being some of the finest needlework throughout Christendom, and they were highly sought after for their beauty. This book contains diagrams of Church vestments to be worn by priests during a Holy Mass. It also contains diagrams of the altar and placement of decorative furnishings, as well as other accessories such as a bookmarker, alms bag and decorative stole. Also shown are specimens of the symbols used to adorn these items and stitches used to make them.  A wonderful book that is highly informative on the subject of church embroideries.

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    15 Pages. This book contains a wonderful technique for making lace edgings, insertions and yokes. A very lovely technique that is made using premade decorative braids, rick rack and fine crochet stitches. The results are quite lovely with varying textures and delicate shapes. A truly lovely crochet technique with an elegant quality that is unlike any other method.

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    15 Pages. In this edition is instruction in the art of Crewel Wool Embroidery. The beautiful designs are early English patterns of florals that are worked on strong twill linen in either cream or grey.  The lovely designs can be incorporated into such items as upholstery, curtains, bedlinens and rugs. Please Note- other books in this series on this technique are in color -however, this book was printed in black and white. It is still an excellent tool, providing instruction in detail on how to make many of the lovely stitches.

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    15 Pages. Delicate crocheted laces were very popular in Edwardian times. This is a wonderful collection designed for clothing adornment. There are collars and av blouse set, lingerie yokes, and trimmings for fancy knickers. There is also a unique crocheted safety pocket, designed to be worn under a long skirt with a small pouch for money. Fancy lace lovers will enjoy this one!

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    15 Pages. Beading is one of our oldest forms of ornament and is a beautiful art form. Beaded purses where fashioned in knitting as far back as the 1600's, and they are a beautiful accessory even today.  In this book, the beadwork purses are made in knitting, crochet, on a bead loom and embroidered on canvas. In this book there is instruction to make Eight lovely purses, a cigarette case and a delicate beaded button. All patterned designs are charted and this book provides detailed instruction to make them. A wonderful and rare edition from this popular series!

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    15 Pages. A lovely selection of filet crocheted corners, insertions and edgings in various floral designs. There is also a pattern included for the lovely Fuchsia Tea Cosy that is shown n the cover. These patterns are functional in design and very versatile in their applications. This is an idea book of multiple possibilities!

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    15 Pages. this is a collection of beautiful edgings, triangles, and decorative motifs for lace quilt tops. The crochet squares for the quilt are in numerous patterns - geometric shapes, flora and even a reclining stag. Additional patterns in this book are a tasseled theatre bag with a stork design and decorative flounce. This is amazing craftmanship rarely seen today.

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    15 Pages. This is a collection of narrow Torchon and filet lace edgings, corners and insertions. Designed for trimming underclothing or small tray cloths  or other delicates. Also included is a very fancy yoke for a chemise. These laces have so many uses and possibilities, the only limit will be your imagination.

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    15 Pages. Tatting is a lovely form of delicate lace work that is of ancient origin.  It is called by a number of names in various countries - in Italy it is "Occhi", in France it is "Frivolité" and in the Middle East, it is called "Makouk". This book contains instruction in tatting from the very beginning stitches to the elaborate creations that you can make with them. Included are patterns edgings, insertions, several collars, a waist band and much more. A fantastic book on the subject of tatting!

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    15 Pages. White Embroidery is one of the most attractive kinds of stitchery and amply repays any amount of art and labor expended upon it. White work can be achieved in three different syles - one where the pattern is cut away, second where the background is cut away and third where no cutting is done. This journal is devoted to patterns where the principal design is cut away. This work is often called Broderie Anglaise and is both beautiful and durable - a lovely forgotten art!

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    15 Pages.  There is nothing that can compare to the imaginative lace work made during the Edwardian era. The dahlia lace seen on the cover is only a preview of the stunning work you will find here. Also included is a lace called "Water Babies" - inspired by the classic fairy tale, dolphin riding nymphs encircle the border of the lace. If this wasn't enough, there are many more treasures to be found here. This is truly eye-candy!

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    15 Pages. These lovely chill-chasing garments were fashionable nearly a century ago - the very year of the titanic sinking. A broad range of projects that are mainly for women, but there are also items for men and girls. There are lovely knitted   crocheted coats, hats, socks mittens and theatre hood. Wonderful timeless design.

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    15 Pages. Beautiful laces such as these were a staple of the Edwardian era. In this book are 7 lovely edges and corners worked in torchon and filet lace style. There is a beautiful design for a filet crochet grapevine lace and also an endless ribbon design. These laces are wonderful for trimming fine linens such as tray cloths, table linens and bedroom linens.

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    15 Pages. Comfortable, warm weather garments in knitting & crochet for women and children.  For women, there is a knitted camel's hair raglan coat,  and a plain knitted golf coat. For children there are several slipper designs and a combination garment. For infants there are several garments including bonnets, bootees, socks, overalls and a pilch. The instructions are well written and the photographs are clear and detailed. A lovely collection of simple garments.

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    15 Pages. Irish Needlepoint is a delicate and decorative form of needle lace work, is frequently called Youghai Lace. It first began as a copy of Italian Lace, but over time it developed its own distinct characteristics. Reticella Lace, or Greek lace as it is commonly called is probably one of the oldest forms of needle lace work. This book contains instructions for the stitches used to make both of these lovely forms of lace, as well as recommendations for projects where they would be highly effective. It provides excellent diagrams and photography of the stitches used to make this stunning work.

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    15 Pages. A lovely collection of Crocheted Edgings and Corners which range in difficultly from simple to challenging. Many of the endings would be wonderful to accent handkerchiefs or delicate fine work. The corners are larger works, wonderful for centerpieces or table liners. Such lovely designs such as the Torchon lace edging and the Grape Vine Triangle are spectacular! Also included are two lovely fringed laces for towels.

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    15 Pages. An exquisite collection of crocheted collars and other laces. There are two styles of collars and many other fine laces, corners and triangles.. There is a corner and triangle in Maltese lace work, a filet crochet corner and motif with a goose girl pattern. there is also a lovely netted lace and insertion. These are gorgeous examples of fine Edwardian era lace work.

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    15 Pages. This book contains an exquisite collection of knitting and crocheted Edwardian era garments for the entire family.  For ladies, thr projects are a "Hug-me-tight" (shown on the cover), a form-fitting knitted vest and a bed jacket. For children there are bonnets, a knitted sacque and a crocheted kimono for an infant. For girls, the patterns are slippers, socks, and a coat. For men there are patterns for a handsome knitted vest and a sweater. Lovely items!

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    15 pages. This edition is the 6th and final book on the topic of Drawn Thread Embroidery. The books in this series are progressive in skill, the earlier books are easier and the progress up in skill level to this beautiful book. There is no instruction in the individual stitcles, that is covered in earlier books - this edition provides instruction for the master works that can be made using this technique. A spectacular collection of designs that will be cherished by lovers ofthis technique.

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    15 Pages. This is a lovely assortment of 11 beautiful crocheted doilies made in many different techniques and shapes. There are several circular doilies, including some made with crochet braid. There is also a lovely hexagon style and several square designs worked in Filet Crochet. Not only are these doilies decorative, but they are also a creative art form.

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    15 Pages. A beautiful collection of stylish Edwardian era knitted stockings for men, women and children. There are 8 different designs and 5 additional designs of fold-over stocking tops. In addition to the lovely patterns, there are also instructions to work a Dutch Heel, a German Heel and a Norwegian toe. Beautifully illustrated and with well written instructions, this is a wonderful addition to a sock knitter's library.

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    15 Pages. A spectacular collection of finely crocheted yokes, corners, triangles and a breathtaking baby's bonnet. This rare edition has some of the prettiest Edwardian Era yokes for camisoles, such as the "Fedora" design seen on the cover, or the "Karina" design included inside. There are also two lovely floral triangles and a frilly Baby's Bonnet, reminiscent of the era.

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    15 pages. A wonderful assortment of knitted and crochet garments for men, women and children. Projects include a crochet antimacassar, a bonnet for a baby boy, several garments for infants, children's gloves & socks, infant's bootees, a ladys' waistcoat, a man's button-down sweater and a ladys' knitted coat. Beautiful Edwardian styles and warm, comforts for a baby.

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    15 Pages. This is an exquisite collection of lovely crocheted laces, suitable for many household uses. There are four lovely crocheted edgings and one with a matching triangular insertion. There is an additional bonus crocheted edgings that is a well executed imitation of drawn thread work. The laces are so lovely and suitable for a number of finishings.

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    15 Pages. A wonderful selection of 7 knitted decorative edgings and 2 knitted doilies. The edgings are between 2 and 5 inches in width and suitable for bordering items such as tray cloths, doilies and for a variety of other uses. Edgings are a great way to sharpen your knitting skills because they are small and portable and provide almsot instant gratification. A lovely assortment!

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    15 Pages. A lovely edition from the Edwardian era of Crocheted Corners and Triangles to be added to other fine handiworks such as embroideries or frilly lace decor. This book contains come spectaular designs for a Rose border as seen on the cover, and inside there is a matching triangle to this pattern. There are also several thin edgings that would be suitable for handkerchiefs, table linens or pillowcases.

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    15 Pages. A sophisticated collection of crocheted lace work designed for use in yokes for a camisole and a nightdress, as well as trimmings for boudoir lace work. There are three styles of yokes contained here, as well as two styles of edging. The patterning for the lace edgings are a variation of the work shown in the lovely cover yoke designs. These type of yokes were the lingerie of the Edwardian era, they are beautiful and modest laces.

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    15 Pages. This book contains knitted & crocheted warm garments women and children. Nearly all of the items are for children, except for a knitted bedroom show and vest, which are for ladies. The children's projects included booties, slippers, socks, gloves, hats, matinee coat, a jacket, leggings and a petticoat. The designs are wonderful and well constructed - a great project book!

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    15 Pages. This is a gorgeous collection of crocheted lace edgings & insertions exclusive to thsi edition. They are a lovely mixture of techniques and designs that can fill a wide variety of uses. There are fancy laces, such as the "Shell" pattern shown on the cover and more sedate designs such as the "Liliput", also on the cover, suitable for many uses and design ideas.

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    15 Pages.  A large assortment of stunning Edwardian Era doilies - as beautiful as a work of art, and as delicate as a snowflake! There are 11 lovely designs included, some are crocheted in one piece as the cover design is and there are several others are are frilly lace edgings that are sewn onto a cloth. A gorgeous set of patterns!

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    15 Pages.  If you have ever aspired to crochet your own curtains, this would be a great place to start! Included are 4 different pattern desings for making your own casement curtains. Beautiful geometric shapes worked in Filet Crochet with fantastic results. If that was not enough, there are also three different patterns for adding fancy lace accents to handkerchiefs and many edging ideas for towels and household linens. A fantastic book of ideas!

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    15 pages. This is a fantastic assortment of WWI era knit & crochet garments for ladies, children and infants.  The projects include:
    Baby's Knitted Boot.
    Baby's Crocheted Hat, Jacket, Boot & Bonnet.
    Lady's Knitted Golf Glove.
    Fancy Knittted Stocking for Child
    Baby's Crocheted Bib.
    Baby's Knitted Glove.
    Baby's Knitted Bonnet.
    Lady's Crocheted Cap.
    Crocheted Hats for Lady's and Children
    Baby;s Knitted Jacket.
    Lady's Crocheted Slippers

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    15 Pages. Beautiful crochet lace designs were a staple of our Victorian Grandmother's decor. These lovely designs were used to add a distinctive flare to dining linens and other household decor.  In this edition are instructions for the Ardila lace & corner, the Maud Lace & corner, the Avrone lace & corner, the Elvington lace, corner & triangle, the Canova lace & corner and the Layton lace & corner. These are beautiful heirloom quality laces that can be made for your own forever!

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    15 Pages. A beautiful assortment of 5 wide edgings & corners and one triangle from the Edwardian era. There is also a crocheted cover for a milk jug as an added bonus pattern. These patterns are for use in table linens or even as edgings for curtains. Lovely designs containing flowers and geomoetrics. Gorgeous workmanship!

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    15 pages. Knitted edgings were not a common thing to find at the turn of the last century. This is what makes this collection so special for knitters. This book contains full instructions to make 18 very lovely knitted edgings and corners. These are lovely designs that are for finishing both lingerie as well as table cloths or other linens. A great resource book for knitters - these types of edgings are not often seen!

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    15 Pages. this book contains a gorgeous pattern for a lace border in an Arum Lily design. Also included in this book is another very unique border & corner called "Royal", which  is a crown design with two flags unfurled  above. There is also a caomsole yoke in a very elegant pattern and a lovely triangle insertion. Lovely crochet work!

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    15 Pages. An elegant selection of 8 decorative crocheted doilies.  There is a wide rage of styles, rangling from the lovely "Teapot, cup & Saucer" worked in filet crochet to the beautiful "Byoria" design shown on the cover. These decorative doilies were very popular a century ago to add an elegant touch and to make a house a home.

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    15 Pages. The perfect companion volume to the Needlecraft Journal #134, this lovely book has a matching triangle insertion in the Arum Lily design shown in the earlier edition. There is also a beautiful corner and edging in a Fleur de Lis pattern, a triangle in a "Convolvulus Lace" which matches the "Convolvulus Lace" edging shown in Needlecraft Journal #132. Timeless designs of beautiful crochet work.

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    15 Pages. This collection of fine crochet edgings are the perfect addition to your heirloom creation. In this edition there are instructions to make lace edgings, corners, triangles, square doilies and even two beautiful design variations for a tea cosies. The patterns include the Zermatt doily and triangle, the Sherbourne tea cosy, the Dutch lace & corner, the Ashfield lace, corner, triangle, insertion & doily; the Norriss lace, corner & insertion. The designs are timeless, and with these detailed instructions - these laces can be all yours!

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    15 Pages. The beautiful Old english art form of smocking is as functional as it is lovely. In the time of the Saxons this technique was used to gather a loose-fitting undergarment with dcorative colors and designs. Later it was used to add decorative stitching around the borders of garments. This book contains designs for childrens pinafores and frocks and a smock-frock work garment for women. Lovely patterns.

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    15 Pages. This book contains a lovely assortment of WWI era knitted and crocheted clothing for Ladies, Children, Infants or Dolls. These are patterns for comfortable accessories - and necessities for the colder times of the year. Most of the items are lovely items for infants, such as bonnets, bootees, sweaters and a pram cover. For children, there is a sock for a boy and an undergarment vest for a child. For ladies, there is a handsome glove pattern. An excellent collection of period items.

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    15 Pages. This edition contains a very lovely assortment of crochet lace patterns for five different casement curtains. Also included are three very lovely camisole yokes, two triangles for use as insertions in s tea cloth and a lovely wide corner and border to add the perfect finishing touch to your table decor. An excellent selction of designs, but the curtains are particularly nice!

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    15 Pages. Another lovely assortment of Edwardian Era crocheted Corners, Edgings and Triangles. This assortment contains Edgings & Corners in floral and geometic patterns and a Triangle which matches the Dahlia pattern seen on the cover. There is also a filet crochet edging which contains a whimsical cat and mouse pattern.

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    15 Pages. A profusely illustrated and widely descriptive journal of Embroidery Stitches that was originally released during the Edwardian Era. This is a wonderful way to learn the proper directions one should use when making designs. Also included is a full color chart of Hedebo Embroidery Thread shades - a wonderful reference chart!

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    15 Pages. In this edition of there is a nice selection of crocheted lace edgings for use in making lovely tea cloths or household linens. There is a festive design (shown on cover) called Joy Bells with holidays bells encircling the lace. Also included is a Jasmine lace pattern, a Daisy lace pattern and the Walsall lace with flowers and diamonds.

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    15 Pages. This book contains an unusual selection of crocheted doilies from the time of WWI. There are a few of the traditional round doilies, with lovely lace borders, but there are also four styles of square dessert doilies that are not normally seen. The filet crochet patterns on the square doilies are a branble leaf, ivy leaf, shamrock and a birch leaf. They are lovely as a set!

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    15 Pages. A beautiful collection of classic vintage knitting and crochet fashions for women and children. In this book the patterns include a knitted coat for a child 5-6 years old with matching silk cap. There is also a lady's knitted cap and jumper set, and also a finely knitted coat and cap set.  Next is the lovely knitted coat and hat set for a 3 year old child and the lady's knitted coat and girls' knitted jumper. There are even more jumpers and hats to make - a wonderful assortment of period fashions with a timeless appeal!

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    15 Pages. In the Needlecraft Journal series are some of the most exquisite examples of Edwardian lace work, and this volume is no exception to this. This edition contains two delicate lace edging & insertion for towels, three very pretty camisole yokes, the "Joy Bells" insertion seen on the cover,  a lovely lace edging & border designed for a bed valance and severl other delicate edges to add that finishing touch to your creations.

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    15 Pages. This book contains the instructions to make the lovely tea set seen on the cover. The pattern design is called "Pansy" and there are full instructions to make the tea cosy, the pansy insertions for the table cloth and the matching edging. There are also a few other edgings contained here including a swastika corner pattern and a frilly lace meant as an edging for a lady's undergarments.

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    15 Pages. Novelties are such fun to make! This book contains pattern instructions to make fourteen unique items worked in either knitting or crochet. Included in this edition is a crochet table center, knitted puppy, lamb, cat and bear stuffed toys, crochet bells for a baby's crib,  a crochet sponge bag, three different crochet purses, a knitted pincushion, a baby's crochet ball rattle, and a crochet tea cosy. This ia a great assortment of patterns for small projects - what better way to use up your leftover yarn!

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    15 Pages. This collection of fine crochet edgings are the perfect addition to your heirloom creation. In this edition there are instructions to make lace edgings, corners and triangles in unique and lovely patterns. The designs include the Iona edging, insertion and square insertion for a bedspread. Also include is the Marie Louise lace edging, corner and triangle ; 4 lovely laces & corners in the Lindale, Ireleth, Pomegranate and Shamrock Leaf design which also has a beautiful triangle design.

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    15 Pages. This book contains a delightful assortment of fancy crocheted edgings for adding a decorative finish to household linens. Included is a pattern for a "Cherry Bough" edging with matching triangle for a tea cloth, two narrow laces for a tray cloth and the lovely "Cambria" triangle insertion.

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    15 Pages. This book is the third of its kind in the Needlecraft Journal Series on the fine art of Embroidery shading. The illustrations are printed in full color and the book offers pages of instruction for the proper techniques used to create life-like shading in your embroidery. The subjects are and English Garden, Rose Spray, Autumn Leaves, bunches of fruits, a glorious peacock, carnations, and other assorted flowers, birds and insects. Stunning work in glorious color!

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    15 Pages. A lovely assortment of 8 crocheted doilies and the beautiful tray cloth that is shown on the cover All of the designs  are constructed of edgings that are added to a piece of fine linen. Some of the linen sections contain lovely embroideries that complete the delicate designs. A beautiful assortment of unique shapes and sophisticated crochet work.

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    15 Pages. Although this book does not hold an endless assortment of edgings, what is does contain  are the makings of some beautiful projects. Included is a beautiful edging and insertion with a dragonfly pattern that was designed for a tea cloth. There is also a pattern for a delicate camisole yoke. A great assortment of all purpose crochet  designs.

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    15 Pages.  This book is the second in the Needlecraft Journal series on the topic of White Embroidery. In the first book, Needlecraft Practical Journal #101, instructions were given to work designs in Broderie Anglaise, Madeira Work, Richelieu, Renaissance, Venetian and Filette work. This book is a continuation of this topic with instruction to work Broderie Anglaise, Richelieu Work, Medicis, Gayant and Cyprus Embrodiery. There are no finished patterns to be obtained here, rather, this is a study in a variety of rarely seen techniques.

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    120 Pages. Eight fabulous titles bound into one book, this is the comprehensive and complete Drawn  Thread collection from the Needlecraft Practical Journal and Weldons's Practical Needlework series. All of the patterns and instructions  on this topic from these two popular series are included here - from the beginning prep to the fabulous finished designs. This is a gold mine of beautiful embroidery instruction, all for one low price for this compilation!

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