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A B C Book of Crocheted Edges and Corners, No. 2

Chicago, Asmus Bradley Co., Inc. [c.1946] 15 pgs

16 pages (including cover). Patterns for crochet edging, numbered from 300 to 367. Short explanation of stitches on inside cover.

Donated by Judith Adele, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-JA046

A

J801G

Crochet

Edge

Crochet

JA

United States
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Academie Ecole Francaise

Catalogue Illustre des Coiffures

Exposees par Academie Ecole Francaise, Au Palais du Costume, De Henri II jusqu'a nos jours (1550-1900). Prix : 3 Francs

1900, Paris, Edite par L'academie de Coiffure

Collection of 57 gravures of historically-inspired coiffures and headresses, dating back to the early 16th century, for an exhibition presented in 1900. No 5 is missing (page torn out). Interesting sidebar on how previous times interpreted historical presentation.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

Fashion: Paris 1900 French coiffures from 16thC to 19thC

E-YS008

A

EC21

RMT-H407

Fashion

Beauty

VirtualResource

WS

France
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Aiguille et Crochet

Vetements Brodes en Laine

43 Modeles Nouveaux

Societe Anonyme des Filatures et Teintureries de Saint-Epin

40 pages. Album describing embroidery patterns for clothes as well as diagrams showing the sewing pattern for these clothes. Identical to the Wolf Dupeyron album of the same title.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-TT011

A

IB01J

Sewing

TT

France
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Maison Sajou (publ.)

Album pour Ouvrages au Filet

No. 68

Maison Sajou, Paris

Small green Sajou booklet, 8 pattern pages and 8 pages text. Short explanation how to make netting. The patterns are embroidery on net, not the figural filet patterns often seen elsewhere. Beginners level. After 1855.

Donated by Franciska Ruessink, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2019-09-20.

J-FR001

A

J901C

Embroidery

Netting

FR

France
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Album 48

Muster fur Kreuzstichstickereien, Perl-Arbeiten und verwandte Techniken

Album with patterns for cross-stitch embroidery, beading, and similar techniques. Small leporello with six outdoor scenes, windmills, ships, houses, canals, all in shades of blue. Probably around 1900, when Dutch motifs were in fashion. The windmills were designed by someone who actually saw them.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-II001

A

IB011

Charts

Cross-stitch

Beading

Embroidery

II

German
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Album no. 318

W. de Haan, Utrecht

Album with flower drawings and poems about flowers and the seasons.

Scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS222

A

E118

SW

Netherlands
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N. Alexandre & Cie., ed.

Alexandre16#

Maison Alexandre

Charted monochrome alphabets, and freehand drawn alphabets for monogram use. Assorted sizes, from small to large in many styles. Some small ornaments (crowns, barnyard animals, steamship), also some numbers. Charts suitable for cross-stitch and other graph-dependent styles. Freeform suitable for whitework or other surface embroidery.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma, not charted yet.

B-YS064

A

F405

whitework

Embroidery

SW

France
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N. Alexandre & Cie., ed.

Alphabets Varies

No. 97

Paris, N. Alexandre et Cie, [c.1880], 16 pgs

Eleven line drawn alphabets on 16 pages, some gothic, some lovely florals. Intended for whitework and surface embroidery.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-YS092

A

I831c

Alphabet

whitework

Embroidery

SW

France
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American Lady, An.

Winter Gift for Ladies,

being Instructions in Knitting, Netting and Crotchet Work, Containing the Newest and Most Fashionable Patterns, revised and enlarged by an American lady.

Philadelphia: G.B. Zeiber & Co., 1848, 65 pgs.

One of the oldest American booklets with crochet patterns - interesting insights on clothing and color tastes of the 1840's.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited Luann Pfost.

Fashion: Philadelphia 1848 Carriage shoes, muffatees, bags, stockings, garters, cephaline, cuffs, night caps

7-JA003

A

7

Fashion

AnteBell

Crochet

Knitting

Netting

JA

United States
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American Red Cross.

Knitting patterns.

Washington, D.C., American National Red Cross [1939-1945].

War relief knitting patterns for walking cast toe sock, adult and child sweaters, cap for bandaged head, simple afghan, gloves, muffler, socks.

Donated by American Red Cross, Susan Robbins Watson, Archivist, Hazel Braugh Records Center and Archives, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Washington 1939 items for soldiers

7-RC001

A

7

Fashion

Knitting

RC

United States
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American Thread Company (publ.), Cecilia Vanek (designer)

Toys

Star Book 39

American Thread Company

24 pages including cover. Crocheted toys: horses, sheep, pigs, cats, frogs, chickens, Humpty Dumpty, teddy bear, Jack and Jill.

Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-SB003

A

J9013

Crochet

SB

United States
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American Thread Company

A Table Setting of Dignity

Leaflet No. 72-8.36

American Thread Company

Single sheet crochet design for a motif plus small joining ring and edging, presented as a tablecloth, but easily adapted for other uses. Prose instructions, no photo of individual motif, American notation.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-KR002

A

HA10

Crochet

KR

United States
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"Anchor"

Series of Transfers

Clark & Co Ltd., Paisley

Transfers for embroidery patterns. No color indication or technique, just the line drawings.

Scans donated by Judith King, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Patricia Voss edited the pdf that will be added later: warning - it's huge - but beautiful.

E-JK001

A

F405

JK

United Kingdom
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Ann Matilda

Dog motif 1845

ANTIQUE-VICTORIAN-WOOLWORK-SAMPLER-OF-ANTIQUE-VICTORIAN-WOOLWORK-SAMPLER-OF-A-DOG-BY-ANN-MATILDA-1845-400810540550

A shaggy dog, centre motif of a small sampler sold on ebay in november 2014. A request for permission to show the photograph went unanswered. The sampler had a floral border, not charted yet, and the name and year Ann Matilda 1845 under the dog.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

I-WM003

A

I705

WM

United Kingdom
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Antique Victorian beadwork panel round geometric black silver white on red

Antique-Victorian-beadwork-panel-round-geometric-black-silver-white-on-red 183400178437

Artifact photo, plus modern recharting and DMC color key. A beautiful antique Victorian hand-stitched beadwork panel.The design is circualr, with a lovely geometric pattern with a floral centre. The beadwork is in black, grey, silver and white beads on a red wool background. The original piece measures 8.5 inches across.

Images donated by ebay seller brought-to-life-again, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

I-BT002

A

I8310

Embroidery

Beading

Cross-stitch

Charts

BT

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Antoinette, Marie.

How to Crochet Cluny Laces, Book No. 5A

Manual of Practical Instructions In Making Laces for Library Scarfs, Piano Scarfs, Centerpieces, Yokes, Auto and Boudoir Caps, Bed-Spreads, Curtains, Door-Panels, Medallions, Insertions, Doilies, Cushions, etc.,

Chicago: Novelty Art Studios, 1915, 13 pgs.

Crocheted laces to imitate a French bobbin lace that typically has leaf or petal shapes connected by bars. Marie Antoinette later published under the name Hees.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

Fashion: Chicago 1915 lace caps

6-JA001

A

6

Fashion

Crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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Antoinette, Marie.

How to Crochet Beautiful Cluny Laces, Book No. 04.

St. Louis, Mo., E.C. Spuehler, [c.1915], 15 pgs.

Lavish laces for piano and library scarves, collars, pillows, doilies, lingerie.

Scans donated by Diane Spinelli, edited Judith Adele.

Fashion: Chicago 1915 lace caps

7-DS001

A

7

Fashion

Crochet

Lace

DS

United States
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Apache Beadwork

Instructions and designs

Faudel, Phillips & Sons (around 1900, according to VA)

Bead weaving on a bead loom, patterns of bags, necklaces, card cases.

Scanned, edited and donated by Lydia.

E-LY001

A

FC15

Beading

LY

United Kingdom
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Arbeitsstube 11

Die Arbeitsstube

Single leaf with letters AB and various other motifs

Scans donated, edited, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS213

A

F111

SW

German
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Verlag der Arbeitsstube

Quarter pattern rug design

F. Gebhardi [Gebhardt] Berlin

Single sheet, from a monthly publication. No date. Design by Toni Teschendorff, publisher F. Gebhardi, Berlin. Quarter pattern of a rug design in four colors.

Scan donated and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS691

A

J9019

Tapestry

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

SW

German
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Art Deco corner

Art Deco corner

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP015

A

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Deco corner

Art Deco corner

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP016

A

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Deco corner

Art Deco corner

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color pattern in red and two shades turquoise.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP022

A

BA11

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Deco corner and border

Art Deco corner and border

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery navy, turquoise, green.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP020

A

BA23

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Deco half square

Art Deco half square

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery, might be edge of a table runner

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP017

A

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Deco square and two overall patterns

Art Deco square and two overall patterns

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery red, blue, green.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP019

A

BA23

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Art Nouveau cross-stitch borders and corners

[Berlin c.1905, accordian foldout]

8 pages of full color Art Nouveaux style charted mostly geometric borders, some with corners. Particularly useful for table linens, curtains, and other household linen.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma from the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

C-VP005

A

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

SW

German
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Art Nouveau cross-stitch corner - carnation

[Berlin? c.1895] single sheet

Charted multicolor pattern for carnation border with corner. Probably hand tinted, Art Nouveau style. Suitable for cross-stitch or needlepoint.

From the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

B-VP009

A

BA23

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Flower corner

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, elegant pattern in red and turquoise

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP021

A

BA23

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Four Art Deco edges

Four Art Deco edges

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP018

A

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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De point en point présent L'Art de la Frivolite No. D

Montreal, The Canadian Spool Cotton Co., [c.1945] 5 pgs

French language instruction for tatting (frivolité). Basic technique diagrams, simple edgings and motifs.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

Fashion: Montreal 1945 lace collar

6-TA009

A

DC21

Fashion

tatting

TA

Canada
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Art-Deco-Bag-France-Mesh-Beads-Purse-Gold-Silver-Black-Geometrical-Fringe-Chain-121877276145

Photo of small but stunning Art Deco beaded and fringed handbag from France, circa 1925. Gold color snap purse frame and chain, metallic gold, silver, and black beads in a fish-scale or overlapping shingle design. Includes chart for the design and DMC color key.

Images donated by ebay seller gattika, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Paris? c.1925 beaded bag

G-GT002

A

H118

Beading

purse

Fashion

GT

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The Art Amateur

Devoted to Art in the Household, Vol 43, No. 3, August 1900

New York, J.W. Van Oost, 1900

Large foldout templates for wood carving, embroidery. Articles on art collecting, pen, crayon and charcoal drawing, painting on glass, metal working, ceramic painting, plaster casting, metal etching.

Scans donated by Rijksmuseum, edited by Judith Adele. From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library.

C-SW046

A

J5012

Various

SW

United Kingdom
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Arte e Diletto

Album Jolanda.

Milano, Giovinezza, 1914, 15 pages.

Art deco cross stitch charts of stylized floral borders and corners, alphabets and a wonderful steamship.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

8-DG003

A

8

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DG

Italy
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Aveele; Johannes van den

Het Schoone Perk van Sorgvliet

N. Visscher, [Amsterdam], [ca. 1695].

32 etchings of garden views of Sorgvliet, near The Hague. Different versions exist of these plates; these are the earliest versions known. Images donated by antiquarian Arnout Bosch.

Permission to photograph by Arnout Bosch, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-AB001

A

GC09

AB

Netherlands
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Avenarius, Tony

Historische, Theater - & fantasie - Costumes

sowie National-Trachten ausgefuhrt nach den Originalzeichnungen von Tony Avenarius

1870, Koln, Barurh & Comp

Wonderful theater costume plates. Some national costumes as well.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

J-YS001

A

J5014

costume

Theatre

SW

German
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Averill, Mary (Kwashinsai Kiyokumei)

Flower Art of Japan, The

Deluxe Edition, 220/250

New York, John Lane Company, 1915, 216 pgs

Flower arranging, with many illustrations

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma

C-SW011

A

FC26

RMT-H420

Flowers

HomeDecoration

WS

United States
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Battenberg Lace patterns

Handdrawn pattern sheet

Single leaf freehand drawn layout for Battenberg or tape lace accents, showing suggested needle lace fills. Two small rounds, two small squares, and a larger flourish insertion. Original presented on square grid for ease of redrafting.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

B-YS030

A

BC26

Lace

SW

Netherlands
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Embroidery pattern

Magasin Des Demoiselles

Regraph of multicolor chart for rectangular gemoetric motif with border.

Reconstructed pattern.

B-YS023

A

BB01

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Adam van Vianen - Modelles Artificiels

de divers vaisseaux d'argent, et autres oeuvres capricieuses, mis en limiere par Christien de Viane a Uytrecht et gravez en cuivre par Theodore de Quessel. (1650).

1892, Martinus Nijhoff, La Haye.

Reproduction of antique engravings of Dutch silverwork. 48 plates of vessels for various purposes, and other fanciful silverwork. Original from 1650.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Book transferred to the Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2017.

F-WM085

A

I705

PK

Netherlands
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 1

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale. Vol 1 No. 1 [1935]

[Kansas City 1935]

Mostly informational (rather than project) issue includes lots of advertisements for books on quiliting and bazaar crafts/small gift projects, and baby/wedding shower projects. Crochet directions for a round pajama bag/pillow cover, plus suggestions for establishing a home crafts business. Outline embroidery design for Hawaiian girl as part of the Parade of Nations series; instructions for crafting coasters and glass mats from re-used giftwrap and envelope liners.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML002

A

I425

Embroidery

Crochet

Quilting

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 2

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1935]

16 pages. Hot dish mats, Parade of the Nations (China), Silhouettes, Cornhusk bags, crochet mat and napkin rings, One piece crochet dress, Hen and chickens tatted edge. The Silhouette patterns have been duplicated, one outline and one filled in.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML003

A

I510

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 3

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale.

[Kansas City 1935]

16 pages. Crocheted poinsettia, bright mittens, shell stitch crocheted tie, baby bibs, Parade of the Nations (Arctic), string holder.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML004

A

I510

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 4

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

16 pages. Baby outfit, Russian blouse, yarn flowers, embroidery stitches, shoe holder, bear toys, Parade of the Nations (Holland), calico cats from scrap.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML005

A

I510

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 5

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

Only 6 pages, but one of them double size and three of them quadruple size. Most space is taken up by the All-State quilt, complete with explanation. The Parade of the Nations block has Ireland as subject.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML006

A

I530

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 6

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

16 pages: crocheted eggs cosies, embroidered tea towels, crocheted bedjacket, cutwork, crocheted mittens for glasses, knitted boy's sweater, crocheted tie, quilt pattern Star of Bethlehem, Easter baskets, embroidered State flowers in colors, Parade of the Nations: Spain.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML007

A

I530

Cutwork

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 7

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

Knee pad in shape of a turtle, crocheted edges for round and pointed scallops, shamrock insertion and edge, crinoline lady quilting block, curtain tiebacks, embroidered State flowers, Parade of the Nations: Turkey.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML008

A

I530

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 8

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

16 pages. More State flowers, a one-piece crochet dress, what to do with old hats, painting rugs and linoleum, quilt pattern Grandmother's flower garden, knitted bathing suit, Parade of the Nations: Native Americans.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML009

A

I530

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 9

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages. Lacy crocheted dress, quilt pattern Trip Around the World, final State flower embroidered blocks, Parade of the Nations: Mexico.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML010

A

I530

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 10

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages. Crochet a Garden Hat, Star quilting block, crocheted Corn and Grapes for Pan Holders, Parade of the Nations: Arabia.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

H-ML011

A

I530

ML

United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 11

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages. Lacy jiffy blouse, crocheted collar and cuffs, Parade of the Nations: Japan, Basket Weave Crochet Pan Holder.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 1 No. 12

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

16 pages. Buttons made from walnuts, Swagger Coat in Crochet, Handy Thread Holder, Quilting patterns Stars, Table Cloth, Nut Toys, Parade of the Nations: United States.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 1

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages (4 and 5 combined). Crocheted tie and scarf, quilt block Spring Blossom, knitted blouse and skirt. Turnip and carrot pan holders.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 2

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages, 4 and 5 combined. Quilt block Delectable Mountains and a flower embroidery pattern. Puppets with a pompom head and a crocheted body. Calla Lily panholders. Advice on binding Workbasket issues.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 3

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1936]

8 pages (4 and 5 combined). Crocheted Capitol Beadspread, quilt block Mother's Dream, crocheted Chair Back Set

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 4

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages, 4 and 5 combined. Crochet: A triple version collar and cuff set, crocheted Cosmos set, crocheted rug. Quilting: the Iris Quilt block. Fabric painting: dainty handkerchiefs.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

Quilting: The Iris block

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 5

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages (4 and 5 combined). Crochet: Sweater and helmet set, Quilting: Japanese lantern, Crochet: Four piece baby set, Crochet: Plaid blouse (shown on front cover).

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 6

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages (4 and 5 combined in one image). Lily Beverage Set, Dogwood Quilt, washable toy duck, chick, and rabbit, and a crocheted bag for your knitting.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 7

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages (4 and 5 combined). Quilting: Grandma's Tulip. Embroidery: Two pet pillows (shown on front cover) Crochet: Vanity Set , dress with V-neck.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 8

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages. Crochet: Starched Table Mat Set, Quilting: Basket of Daisies, Fabric Flowers: Carnations of Organdy.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Flower

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United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 9

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages. Sewing: Candlewick Coat. Quilting: Star Flower. Crochet: Glove with lace cuffs, cap, two purse designs. Knitting: cap.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Sewing

purse

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United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 10

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages, page 4 and 5 combined. Quilting: Dresden Plate. Embroidery: The design on the cover of the previous issue. Crochet: Star and Flower bedspread.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Crochet

Bedspread

Embroidery

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United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 11

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages. New Rag Rugs, Uses for RickRack. Quilting: Tulip block. Crochet: Bonnet (looks like a baby bonnet). Embroidery: Ladies on tea towels. Wooden lawn and garden ornaments. Painting with threads: an embroidery pattern of an old well.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Embroidery

Crochet

Woodworking

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United States
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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 2 No. 12

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

[Kansas City 1937]

8 pages. Crochet: Butterfly Chair Protector. Flowers made of yarn. Quilting: Ring around the Star. Crochet and sewing, match holders in flower shapes. Crochet: Pansy mat.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

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Flower

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Tillerson, John and Clara

Aunt Martha's Workbasket Volume 3 No. 4

Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit Ideas for the Bazaar, the Home, Gifts and Sparetime Moneymakers - with Many Inexpensive, Easily Made Articles that find a Ready Sale

United Publishing Co, Kansas City , MO [1937]

Crochet: French Marigolds, Disk Collar. Knitting: Gloves. Quilting: Ring around the Star, String of Beads, Snowball. Various household tips.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Published with kind permission of F+W Media, the current copyright holder.

Crochet: French Marigolds, Disk Collar

Knitting: Gloves

Quilting: Ring around the Star, String of Beads, Snowball

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Antique large beadwork panel floral design small white glass beads on tapestry

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Artifact photo, plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Beadwork on tapestry canvas, with a red stitched center surrounded by white lilies or convulvulus flowers, and a green outer ground. The beadwork is mainly carried out in white, with dark grey beads to show the outlines and detailing. The piece measures 15.5 x 16.5 inches.

Images donated by ebay seller brought-to-life-again, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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B 538 - Crochet Fringe

Weldon's Bazaar for Young Ladies, c.1890

Instruction for how to crochet, then tie a compound fringe, for passmenterie use on dresses, bags, blankets, or upholstery.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Fitch; Elizabeth (ed.)

The Baby's Own Book

1923, The Crowell Publishing Company.

From the Fancy-Work Department Farm & Fireside, Springfield, Ohio. 20 pages including covers. 12 knitting and crocheting patterns for clothes suitable for babies and young children, most by Helen P. Metzger. Crocheted Carriage Robe, Crocheted Wool Cap,Crocheted Jacket in Star-Stitch, Crocheted Everyday Moccasins, Slippers in Irish Crochet, Knitted New Baby's Bootees, Crocheted Daisy Filet Hood, Crocheted Daisy Filet Bib, Apron Bib, Child's Knitted Suit, Cap, Mittens to Match Suit.

From the collection of Folva Miller, donated by her grandson Charles Kite. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Baby Hand Knits

Volume 71

Canada & U.S., Wool Novelty Co., Inc., 1949, 21 pgs

Knitted layettes for newborns through toddlers, including blankets, buntings, hoods, pullover and cardigan sweaters, sacque jackets, carriage shawls and covers, bonnets, booties, soakers, overalls (sun-suits), and skirts. Prose directions and photographs of finished items. Most knit in 4-ply or 3-ply yarn (fingering/light fingering).

Scans donated by Lenore Ciavarella-Madrachimov.

Fashion: Baby clothes 1940ís

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Canada
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Bach, Emilie.

New Patterns in Old Style, First Part.

Alsace, Th. de Dillmont, [c.1890, 42 pgs].

Crochet and knitting patterns, Venetian, Flat stitch, Persian, cross stitch, and appliqué embroidery, rug making, needle lace, macramé.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Bach, Emilie.

New Patterns in Old Style, Second Part.

Alsace, Th. de Dillmont, [c.1890], 48 pgs.

Raised lace, appliqué, reticella, gobelin, crochet, cut knotted stitching, Holbein and Viennese cross stitch, tapestry and madeira work, Spanish and gold embroidery.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Bach, Emilie.

Ouvrages Nouveaux en style ancien, Troisieme Livraison

Alsace, Th. de Dillmont, [c.1890].

Twelve various needlework projects, each in a separate set of leaves. This is the French edition.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Baer, Mrs. R.H., et al.

Some Simple and Pretty Trimmings

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 8, Apr 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Easy crocheted edgings, including an early "Mile-a-Minute" pattern.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Barbour, Emma Post

New Bead Book

Chicago, National Trading Co., 1924

Instructions for 12 beaded purses, plus several wach bands, barcelets, and necklaces. Purses are worked in bead knitting or crochet, some with detailed charts. Other accessories in loom-woven badwork, or needle-strung, braided, or glued. Full color illustrations of finished items.

Scans donated by Mary Lou Davis, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Chicago 1924 beaded bags

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Knotting

Macrame

Sewing

Weaving

MD

United States
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Barlow, Mr. I.H.

Beaded jewelry design

Barlow, I.H.

Single sheet design for beaded jewelry suite (parure) including two bracelets, two brooches, a necklace, earrings, a pendant, and a large ornament (bodice ornament? tiara or hair ornament?). Designs use beads of mixed sizes, some on stiff wire forms. Sheet bears the notation "Designed and Manufactur'd by Mr. I.H. Barlow No. 1. Grange Court Carey Street.

Donated by Arnout Bosch, scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018.

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Barsaloux, Elsa etal.

Priscilla Sweater Book

Including Hats, Caps, and other accessories with Directions for Working.

Boston, Priscilla Publishing, 1917, 48 pgs.

Basic knitting and crocheting instructions, and a wide variety of patterns for sweaters and accessories, some for full figures, many of which are surprisingly modern. Also baby and children and men's patterns. The hats are fabulous.

Scans donated by Karen Ann Lenard, edited by Karen Ann Lenard.

Fashion: Boston 1917 sweaters

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Batt, Georgette.

The Priscilla Yoke Book

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1916, 40 pgs + foldout charts.

Crocheted and tatted patterns for lingerie yokes (many would be good for modern blouses and collars), including Maltese (hairpin) crochet and filet charts.

Scans donated by Gail Owens, edited Judith Adele.

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United States
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Der Bazar 1856

Illustrierte Damen-Zeitung

Der Bazar

Selected embroidery patterns from the 1856 issues. These patterns were printed in black and white symbols.

Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

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German
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Unfinished beaded bag with tapestry pattern

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Photos of a beautiful handbag under construction. Beading on penelope canvas. Pictures of the back show that nstead of working the beading on painted canvas, the penelope was prepared for beading by marking the reverse with long threads of the appropriate color. Includes modern recharting of the full design, with DMC color key. Also suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch.

Images donated by ebay seller PenelopeTextiles, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

Fashion: St. Louis? 1925? beaded bag

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Beaded rondel

Wonderful-Antique-Tiny-Glass-Micro-Seed-Beads-Square-Floral-Motif-Victorian-262017108448

Artifact photos of a large, round unfinished project, possibly intended as a pot stand or small cusion. Lovely multicolor beadwork (predominantly red and deep green floral arabesques with accents). Images include close-ups and reverse of the work, plus a modern recharting. Chart suitable for beading, cross-stitch, needlepoint, or Berlin woolwork.

Images donated by ebay seller fresca1260. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Beaded tray

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Full color charted design for beaded needlepoint tray, graphed from actual artifact. Fine detail photos of the source tray and how the needlework was mounted are included.

Images donated by ebay seller gattika, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Beaded bag pattern

Small beaded bag

Artifact photo of a badly damaged small beaded bag. The frame is gone and many beads are missing, but enough remained on both sides to reconstruct the entire pattern. Black, silver, green, and shades of purple, in a floral and arabesque geometric design. Modern recharting and DMC color key included.

Scan donated by Tamara Tiekstra, pattern reconstructed by Sytske Wijnsma

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Beaded purse

19th-C-Fine-Antique-Micro-Bead-Purse-Bag-Floral-Swag-Victorian-Beadwork-Nouveau-262398339974

Artifact photo of a fully beaded drawstring purse, with a rounded bottom and beaded dangle ornament. Inside is lined, with a linen frill top edge and internal drawstring. Technique used may be bead weaving. Includes modern charting and DMC color key equivalents for the beads.

Images by permission of ebay seller banderllon, pattern reconstructed and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Paris? 1880? beaded bag

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Beaded tea tray

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Artifact photo of a lovely beaded tray, with a central hexagonal motif and rose motifs at the sides. Close-ups clearly show combo of cross stitch and beads stitched on penelope canvas. Includes modern charting and DMC color key equivalents for stitching and beads.

Images donated by ebay seller banderllon, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

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BerlinWork

Stand

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Beaded panel

NICE-FRAMED-19th-C-VICTORIAN-BEADWORK-NEEDLEWORK-PANEL-380935347229

Fabulous 19th Century Victorian Period beadwork and needlework panel embellished with glass beads, c. 1870-1880. The beadwork has a black wool background with beautiful coloration in the decorative glass beads featuring turquoise, gold, white, silver, clear, bronze and pink. 20 inch long and 17 3/4 inch wide.

Permission to reproduce images by ebay seller antiquesandmooresales. Pattern reconstructed with slight corrections by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Beehive Knitting Booklets No. 9 Woolcraft.

A Practical Guide to Knitting & Crochet, New and Enlarged Edition, Reliable Instructions on the Use of Knitting Wools in the production by hand of Serviceable Garments for Every-day Wear.

Halifax, England, Patons & Baldwins Ltd., [c.1915], 64pgs.

Knitting and crochet instructions, hook sizing graph, patterns for babies, hats, shawls, vests, mittens, gloves, stockings, blankets and a fabulous tea cozy.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Enfys.

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Beehive Shawls.

[c.1950.]

Traditional lacy knit shawls and wraps using lace-weight yarns. Circular, square and triangular forms, most with edgings. Some crocheted designs, too.

Scans donated by Jeannette S. Harris, edited by Judith Adele.

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United States
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Beeton, Isabella.

Beeton's Book of Needlework

Consisting of Descriptions and Instructions, Illustrated by Six Hundred Engravings, of Tatting Patterns, Crochet Patterns, Knitting Patterns, Netting Patterns, Embroidery Patterns, Point Lace Patterns, Guipure D'Art, Berlin Work, Monograms, Initials and Names, Pillow Lace, and Lace Stitches.

London: Ward, Lock and Tyler, 1870, 592 pgs.

An enormous and wonderful book, essential for understanding late Victorian needlework.

Project Gutenberg, converted to pdf format Judith Adele.

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Crochet

Embroidery

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Lace

Netting

Point Lace

Tatting

PG

United Kingdom
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Belding Bros. & Co.

Revised Needle and Hook:

Instructions in Silk Embroidery, Knitting and Crocheting, Illustrated with cuts, half tones and color plates.

New York, 1902, 60 pgs.

Exquisite silk floral embroidery patterns in the Art Needlework/needle painting style. Full color plates showing shading, detailed diagrams of stitch direction and formation, written instructions, inclduing lists of thread colors used. Also instructions for Mount Mellick table spread with a knotted fringe trim, a shirtwaist in surface stitched whitework, and freehand designs for shirtwaist and lingerie embroidered edgings, designs for gown embellishment, embroidery for parasols, lampshades, and several cushions. Crochet instructions plus patterns for necktie, purse, suspenders, and a small pinwheel intended to make up bedspreads and table linens.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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9

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Embroidery

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LP

United States
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Belding Bros. & Co.

The Self-Instructor in Silk Knitting, Crocheting and Embroidery.

New York, 1886, 80 pgs.

Silk knitting, crocheting, embroidery instructions and patterns for women's, men's and baby clothing, household items and many bags and purses.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

Fashion: New York 1886 womenís, menís, baby accessories

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9

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Baby

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

LP

United States
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Bell pull in embroidery and beadwork

ANTIQUE-BEADED-NEEDLEPOINT-TEXTILE-BELL-PULL-OR-BELT-30X3-5IN-EXOTIC-DECORATION 282908343256

A beautiful bell pull embroidery, unfinished and colors still bright.

Images donated by ebay seller drawnbyhand, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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IB019

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Charts

Beading

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

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Bouquet with passion flower

ANTIQUE-VINTAGE-BERLIN-WOOLWORK-CHART-HAND-PAINTED-TAPESTRY-EMBROIDERY-WOOL-Z-231543374163

Charted multicolor design for a spray of flowers. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, beading. DMC color key included.

Images donated by Sandra Cooke (all rights reserved), charted by Sytske Wijnsma. The license is more restricted than our usual one.

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2-Tapestry-Hand-worked-wool-cushion-cover-squares-red-black-blue-gold-hessian-142137370587

A simple embroidery pattern, depending for its effect mainly on the chosen colors. Nice curly outline gives a lively effect. This pattern is also present on a band sampler in the Victoria and Albert museum collection, and that sampler is dated 1860-1870.

Images donated by ebay seller sallyrobson, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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GA10

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Repeat

SR

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Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern

Multicolor chart for a small square design of 70x70 units, floral spray inside an asymmetrical border. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch.

Image donated by Tamara Tiekstra, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

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B

G420

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charted

TT

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Berlin woolwork purse design

Unknown maker, Berlin woolwork design in the "jewelled" style, for a purse. Original image was incomplete, a handpainted design definitely 19thC, unfortunately the maker has not been traced so we cannot show it here.

No images donated, publication contains just the chart. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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GA27

BerlinWork

Embroidery

purse

XX

German
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Berlin woolwork sampler fragments

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Artifact photos of four small multicolor Berlin woolwork fragments, possibly detached from a single (now lost) woolwork sampler, or at least by the same hand (the yarns and colors used on the four are identical). Three geometric borders, one coil<br>ope twist border, and one all-over ground design. Photos plus one modern recharting of all designs presented, with DMC color key. Also suitable for needlepoint, cross-stitch, or beading.

Images donated by ebay seller vanye90, charted and put together by Sytske Wijnsma.

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B

H118

BerlinWork

Embroidery

VY

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Berlin woolwork square

BEAUTIFUL-LITTLE-19th-CENTURY-FRENCH-WOOL-BERLIN-WOOL-WORK-MAT-POT-STAND-401109220089

Small and simple Berlin woolwork embroidery in pastel colors.

Images donated by ebay seller vanye90, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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B

IB01E

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

VY

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Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern

Multicolor charted all-over design of overlapping and joined square motifs. Primarily browns and blues, with some red and yellow accents. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, beading, and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-TP001

B

G504

BerlinWork

Charted

TP

German
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Berlinwork pattern

[Berlin? c. 1870]

Hand painted, multicolor charted geometric design intended for Berlin woolwork. Rectangle with side borders, center motif and dramatic ends. Also suitable for cross-stitch and beading. Would make a great petit point rug for a dollhouse.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele

C-YS023

B

D714

BerlinWork

Embroidery

SW

German
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4 Berlin pattern fragments, 2 abstract and 2 flowered borders

Four border designs, each from a fragment of a Berlin woolwork handpainted pattern.

Image donated by ebay seller thecollectionroom, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-CR011

B

J610J

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

Edge

CR

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Berlinwork 7 allover patterns

Seven multicolor charted all-over designs intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading. Includes a particularly striking peacock feather pattern.

Scan donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Judith Adele, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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F111

Charted

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Italy
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Berlinwork rose border

Yellow and red roses. The original pattern shows no repeat, but it's clearly a repeating border, because the stems left and right match perfectly. Half of the original sheet.

Scan donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Steven Stephan, in color and black and white.

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B

F721

BerlinWoolwork

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Italy
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Partial Berlin woolwork sampler

Photo of the end piece of an antique Berlin woolwork sampler. Assorted small motifs (florals, butterflies, house, guitar, key, sword, cross, anchor, crown, parrot, and more). Accompanied by modern chart in color. Suitable also for needlepoint, cross-stitch, or beading.

Scans donated by Taimen Klein, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-TK001

B

FC26

SAMPLER

XSTITCH

BerlinWork

Charted

TK

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Berman

842

Vintage-Stickvorlage-Embroide-Kreuzstich-Perlen-Muster-Kreuz-Biedermeier-Wien 112789395127

Wien, Berman und Sohn

Handpainted embroidery pattern showing a black chantilly lace ribbon with four flowers.

Image donated by ebay seller elisa-sala, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-ES002

B

IB01I

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

ES

Austria
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Bernat

Handicrafter

Book No. 51 - 50c 21 bulky styles Featuring Quick Little Jackets in Nylo Germantown and Cuddlespun Yarn

Emile Bernat & Sons, Massachusetts

21 Bulky Styles Featuring Quick Little Jackets in Nylo Germantown and Cuddlespun Yarn. All knitting, all jackets.Unfortunately incomplete. Still, nice jackets and some are surprisingly modern-looking!

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-KR006

B

I831n

Knitting

Jacket

KR

United States
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Handicrafter

Book No. 84

Emile Bernat & Sons Co, Uxbridge, Massachusetts

40 pages excluding cover. All knitting: vests, dresses, shirts, sweaters, and one skirt-and-vest set.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-KR007

B

J801P

Knitting

KR

United States
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Bernat

Handicrafter Book No. 65

Emile Bernat & Sons Co, Uxbridge, Massachusetts

60 pages. Leaflet about interchangeable yarns stapled to cover (4 extra pages). All knitting: dresses, pullovers, vests, sweaters.

Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Pages 29 30 31 32 donated by Kathryn Roloff.

J-SB001

B

J8013

Knitting

SB

Canada
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Bernhard Ulmann Co. Inc.

Bedjackets and Smart Slippers

Vol. 22

Bernhard Ullmann Co. Inc.

Knitting patterns for nine bedjackets, shoulder capelets and shawls, some with matching slippers. One with a deep shawl collar and flared 3/4 sleeves could be worn as a shrug, today. Prose instructions, only one size presented.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-KR004

B

H629

Crochet

Slipper

KR

United States
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Best, Vera

Italian Lace

Needlecraft Vol. XI, No. 1, Sep 1919.

Augusta, Maine, Needlecraft Publishing, 1919

Lovely Cluny type crocheted border.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK028

B

6

Crochet

Lace

AK

United States
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Betsworth, Ettie.

A Dainty Collar

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 8, Apr 1916.

Augusta, Maine, Needlecraft Publishing, 1916.

Delicate tatted wheel motifs.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK018

B

6

Lace

Tatting

AK

United States
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Beyer's Handwerkboeken Serie H. 40,

Frivolité met Afbeeldingen.

Amsterdam, G. van Wees & Weiss, [c.1920], 38 pgs.

Tatting instructions and patterns for borders, insertions, flowers, baby cap and booties, collars, doilies, bags, jabots.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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B

A

Lace

Tatting

SW

Netherlands
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Zwei Muster nach alten Gebetteppichen

Beyers Originalfarbige Muster fur Teppichstickerei II [2] Folge Blatt 9. Smyrna-Knupfstich

[Beyers Verlag, Leipzig]

Lithographed pattern, 2 ends of prayer rugs

Published with permission for reuse on the Europeana website. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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B

H799

EU

German
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Colorful bird motif

Fragment from a hand-painted charted pattern, featuring a fanciful multicolor bird. Modern graph with DMC color key included. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, or Berlin woolwork.

Scan donated by Patrick Vonk, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS056

B

H629

Embroidery

BerlinWork

PV

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Birner, Bruno

10 10683

Berlin, Bruno Birner, [c.1860] single sheet

Single sheet charted multicolor design for a Berlin woolwork border (with corner). Striking motif is of stylized lotus-like flowers, in green, red, blues, yellow, and orange. Includes modern recharting. Can also be used for cross-stitch, needlepoint, and beading.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma from the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

C-VP001

B

F111

Embroidery

Charted

SW

German
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Storck, Josef. Teirich, V.

Blatter fur Kunstgewerbe

Begründet von V. Teirich unter mitwirkung bewahrter fachmänner regiert von Josef Storck, Architekt, Professor an der kunstgewerbeschule des K.K. Osterr. Museums fur Kunst und Industrie in Wien.

Vienna, R.V. Waldheim, 1877

Volume 6 of a series showcasing craft work, metalwork, textiles, ceramics, woodwork, and bookbinding.

Scans provided by Rijksmuseum, edited by Judith Adele.

F-WM297

B

J9010

RMT-H503

Woodworking

Weaving

RM

Austria
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Blue cross motif

Handpainted counted pattern for a devotional cross, done in blue ink. Original is a partial motif. The modern re-charting extrapolates the missing areas and presents the whole design. Suitable for cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS029

B

HA10

Embroidery

Cross-stitch

IS

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Bodwell, Addie May.

A Handsome Centerpiece With Crocheted Border

Needlecraft Vol. VIII No. 12, Aug 1917.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1917.

Medallion and scalloped edging for a large embroidered centerpiece.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK005

B

6

Crochet

AK

United States
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J.H. Boot

Het styleeren en toepassen van natuurvormen in vlakornament

Amsterdam, Uitgevers-Maatschappij "Kosmos"

Stylizing and applying natural shapes in flat ornamentation. Originally a loose-leaf folder with separate plates and explanations, from 1911-1913. This second edition contains a text section followed by a plate section with the same plates and explanations from the earlier edition bound together. Very nice floral and animal stylized designs.

Permission to scan donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2017-06-30.

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B

H208

Drawing

RMT-H630

RD

Netherlands
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Antique French Needlepoint Embroidery

2 47 Mtrs Gorgeous Antique French Needlepoint Embroidery 8ft 3ins 161448876647

Photo of embroidered artifact plus modern re-charting. Baroque French design, intended for use as a decorative accent, belt, suspenders, or curtain tie-back. Can be done in Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading. Original was 8 feet, 3 inches (about 2.5 meters), in muted colors of silk and wool.

Images donated by ebay seller cotswoldcats, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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B

F412

BerlinWoolwork

Charted

CW

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Border design used for a purse

Victorian-Bead-Work-Clutch-Bag-Handbag-121235376675

F-SA004 Border design used for a purse A narrow border design of leaves and berries, in shades of gray on a blue background, used to decorate a black velvet purse.

Images donated by ebay seller shireantiques, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-SA004

B

J801G

Beading

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

purse

SA

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Bruno Borner

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Bruno Borner

Charted multicolor design of four girls in hats and bonnets drinking tea under a flowering tree. Lovely pattern, probably around 1900 because of the dark outline of the figures. Hand painted original plus mdoern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint or cross-stitch.

Images donated by ebay seller tinalwdw, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

F-TC011

B

GA10

Embroidery

BerlinWork

TC

German
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Boucherit, Eduard, ed.,

Grand Album de Modelès pour Filet No. 3,

139 Dessins Variés.

Paris, É. Boucherit, [c.1908], [missing pages 4,8,43].

Filet charts for crochet, beading, embroidery on net, etc.. Formal and floral designs, birds, mythical creatures, church motifs, Japanese inspired scenes, in edgings, large squares for centerpieces.

Scanned Yvonne deVries, edited by Judith Adele.

7-YV001

B

7

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Filet

YV

France
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Boucherit, Eduard, ed.,

Grand Album de Modelès pour Filet No. 3,

139 Dessins Variés.

Paris, É. Boucherit, [c.1908], [missing pages 4,8,43].

Filet charts for crochet, beading, embroidery on net, etc.. Formal and floral designs, birds, mythical creatures, church motifs, Japanese inspired scenes, in edgings, large squares for centerpieces.

Scans donated by Yvonne de Vries, remastered by FireRose.

B-FR002

B

C415

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Filet

FR

France
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Maison A. Boucicaut (publ.)

Au Bon Marche - Album des Broderies pour Robes & Lingerie

Au Bon Marche - Dentelles et Passementeries Brodees 1907

Paris, Maison A. Boucicaut.

28 pages including covers. Catalog of embroidered fabric and edges for lingerie collars, dresses. Most whitework embroidery, some laces. Drawings showing how these items could be used.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS224

B

J801K

Embroidery

whitework

YS

France
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Fragment, boy with a green hat

Small cut-out motif of a boy or young man, green hat, red jacket, grey trousers, blue stockings, black shoes, green shirt with white number 8 on it, yellow and purple belt. He holds a branch in his right hand. Background trees and a small house.

Scan donated by Wiro van Schaik.

D-YS054

B

H629

Embroidery

BerlinWork

WS

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1568

Boy with dog

Single sheet, handpainted, multicolor charted design of a boy in a red jacket playing with a spaniel type puppy. Includes original, a modern recharting, and a DMC color key for the modern chart. Intended for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch. This is a half-sheet only, the bottom is lost, but the boy/dog design is complete.

Scan donated by Richard de Kort, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS057

B

H629

Dog

Embroidery

BerlinWork

RK

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Claude Bragdon

Projective Ornament

Box59 Scanned H211

Rochester NY, The Manas Press, 1915

92 pages. The metaphysical background aside, this is a good book to learn about application of geometric figures in ornament design. Two-dimensional projections of four-dimensional objects are explained and illustrations show how these might be applied. Suitable for quilting, leaded glass, wood inlay work, mosaic, embroidery, application work.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-XX013

B

I831o

Embroidery

Glass

Quilting

Wood Decoration

TT

United States
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Brainerd & Armstrong.

Last and Best Book on Art Needlework, The.

New London, Conn. [c.1895] 118 pgs.

Huge collection of embroidery, crochet and knitting patterns for silk threads and yarns, including descriptions of the thread itself, hundreds of stitches and types of needlework, and beautiful illustrations. Socks, mittens, motifs, chains, edgings, bags, ties, bags, belts, tassels, fan, slippers, lamp shade, garter, suspenders, embroidered flowers.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

9-LP002

B

9

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

LP

United States
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Briggs & Co.

Briggs & Co.´s Patent Transferring Papers

New York, Briggs & Co., pages from 1884-1900 catalogs

A large collection of freehand embroidery designs, circa 1884-1900. Original book was of early hot iron transfers - the reproduction has changed the size, bu they can be restored to original dimensions with an enlarging<br>educing photocopier or computer drawing program. Includes floral borders and insertionss, wreaths, scallops and edgings for clothing, handkerchiefs, and linens; designs for applied braid or soutache (some can be used for Battenberg lace). Some designs have intended use or color notation; floral sprays and botanical/fruit sprigs; drawings of Japanese porcelain dishes and fans; designs for mens' smoking caps; small insects and butterflies; birds; floral corners; brackets (designs for shelf linens or valences); apron/pinafore decroration; slipper tops; lingerie bags; pillow shams; monograms and initials; drawings of dresses indicating recommended placement of embroidery; devotional/church designs; adorable children at play; Kate Greenway village vignettes. LImited number of Russian cross-stitch designs; dogs and cats; sporting motifs.

Scans donatated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

B-LP001

B

C205

Embroidery

LP

United States
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Brockstedt, H.M. ed

Diagrams of Quilt, Sofa and Pin Cushion Patterns

St. Louis, Ladies Art Co., 1898, 32 pgs.

Catalogue of quilt patterns, hundreds of drawings the pattern shapes, embroidery stitches, and ads. Wonderful early quilt reference.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Judith Adele.

B-HW001

B

B811

Quilting

Sewing

HW

United States
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La Brodeuse

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La Brodeuse

Dated 15 May 1855. A repeating pattern with pink flowers on a white background. Handpainted, the paint worn through in spots.

Images donated by ebay seller ithaque0237, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-FR116

B

IB01H

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

FR

France
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La Brodeuse (publ.)

Chair seat

anciens-modeles-de-broderie-journal-special-de-travaux-de-femmes-LA-BRODEUSE-182597442241

La Brodeuse, Rue Laffitte, 25 a Paris.

Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern for a chair seat, dated 15 July 1854.

Image donated by Francis Ramognino, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-FR120

B

J8016

BerlinWork

Chairseat

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

FR

France
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La Brodeuse (publ.)

Floral Border Design

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La Brodeuse

15 Janvier 1856 Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern, border design in black, red, green on a light green background.

Image donated by Francisko Ramognino, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-FR112

B

J801H

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Edge

Tapestry

FR

France
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Robert à Paris, etal.

Berlinwork patterns from La Brodeuse, Journal special de travaux de Femmes

Paris, La Brodeuse Journal, 1852-57

A collection of single sheet Berlin work embroidery plates by a variety of artists.

Scans donated by anonymous, edited by Judith Adele.

B-HL001

B

CA07

BerlinWork

Embroidery

HL

France
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La Brodeuse (publ.)

Edge design

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La Brodeuse

A handpainted edge design, date nearly unreadable but probably 15 Avril 1857.

Image donated by Francis Ramognino, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-FR119

B

J801A

FR

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Brown, Anna Wuerful.

New Filet Crochet Book, The

Original Designs Which May Be Used Also For Cross-Stitch and Beadwork, With Patterns Represented in a New Way by Hugo W. Kirchmaier.

Toledo, Ohio, Cora Kirchmaier, 1912, 37 pages.

Filet edgings and insertions with instructions - formal and floral designs, an unusual seafood table linen pattern with lobsters and crabs, butterfly and bee insertions, birds, animals, alphabets, japanese motifs.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

A-DC001

B

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

DC

United States
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Brown, Anna Wuerful.

The A.W.B. Crochet Book No. 1

Beautiful new designs published for the first time in Irish Crochet, filet worked in colors, and Venetian or Macramé Crochet with correct position of hands, and needle, stitches and lessons, fully illustrated.

Toledo, Ohio: Anna Wuerful Brown, 1913, 33 pgs.

Crochet instructions for items in Irish and Venetian crochet (imitation of Italian cutwork), plus Cluny crochet; cross-stitch on crochet mesh ground; filet crochet. Lots of butterflies, florals, brooches, jabots, edgings, medallions, slides, even crocheted cord formed into initials.

Scans donated by Cheri Mancini, edited Judith Adele.

6-CH001

B

6

Crochet

CH

United States
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Brown, Nellie Clark.

How to Make Battenberg and Point Lace.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1900, 43 pgs.

Needle lace stitches to be used on their own or with braids or netting; washing instructions for the completed laces.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele. Page 29 is unreadable in the pdf; the second pdf contains a separate page 29 .

6-DA018

B

6

BattenbergLace

Lace

Point Lace

DA

United States
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Bucilla Blue Book No. 3

Original Designs in Tatting, Novelty & Filet Crochet

New York, Bernhard Ullman Co., 1916, 50 pgs

Collection of prose patterns for crochet and tatting, includes baby layette, filet crochet heraldic medallions for insertion into door curtains, yokes for chiledren's and women's clothing, filet insertion for bolster cushion, child's hat and collar, corset cover, octagonal box with Chinoiserie motif. Tatting instruction sinclude edgings for luncheon set and towels, lingerie trim and yoke, pillow and bedding items, collars, and insertions and edgings for tea cloths.

Scans donated by Georgia Seitz, edited by Judith Adele.

B-GS001

B

C817

Crochet

Lace

Tatting

GS

United States
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Bucilla

Old Favorites

Bucilla Hand Crocheted Bedspreads, Vol. 136, 15ct.

Bernhard Ullmann Co. Inc.

Five different bedspread patterns, Pastel, Popcorn Square, Water Lily, Pie Crust, and Swedish Popcorn. Most in a single color, the Pastel pattern has different colors.

From the collection of Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

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B

H301

Crochet

Bedspread

HD

United States
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Bucilla

Gloves and Mittens for the entire family

Vol. 19

Bucilla

16p booklet with knitted gloves and mittens in all sizes and shapes. Patterns from 441 to 453.

From the collection of Orna Smith, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-OS002

B

J6102

Knitting

OS

United States
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Butterick Publishing Co.

Uses of Crepe and Tissue Paper.

New York, Metropolitan Pamphlet Series, Vol 8 No 1, March 1895. 93 pages plus ads.

Instructions for making flowers, gifts, home décor, and paper dolls with crepe dresses.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright.

8-HW002

B

8

Dolls

Paper

HW

United States
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Buttgen, P.

Monogrammbuch

Praktische Monogramme zum gebrauche fur Maler, Graveure, Papier- und Kartonaagenfabrikanten, Buchbinder, Wagenbauer Usw. Dreissig tafeln mit Sechshundert Monogrammen. Zweite Verbessterte Auflage.

Verlag von Bernh. Friedr. Voigt, Leipzig 1905

30 plates with every combination of two letters. "For the use of painters, engravers, paper- and cartonnage factories, bookbinders, coachbuilders etc."

Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-NK001

B

IB01E

Alphabet

Embroidery

Drawing

NK

German
FiletBrodeT.png  PDF 

Boucherit, E. et Cie, ed.

Filet brodé, Le,

114 Modèles.

[Paris, c.1900 34 pgs.]

Plates of embroidery on filet clear enough to stitch from, also could be used for cross stitch or filet crochet work. Borders, scenes from Aesop's Fables, animal and mythological motifs, quaint and exotic scenes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW006

B

A

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Filet

Knotting

SW

France
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Brodeuse Francaise Illustrée, La.

5 Mars 1908.

Paris.

Freehand drawn designs for surface embroidery - delicately rendered flowers, borders, mythical scenes, childrens' themes. Collars, edgings, borders, alphabets, includes a few designs for Broderie anglaise (whitework with eyelets).

Scans donated by Gail Owens, edited by Judith Adele.

9-GW003

B

9

Embroidery

GW

France
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Schneider, J, Metze, O.

Hauptmerkmale der Baustile

Leipzig, Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn.

Architectural characteristics of various styles. Short book, gives a high-level overview.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS068

B

F424

HomeDecoration

Various

SW

German
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Dentelles a Franges & Entre-Deux

Au Crochet

Cartier-Bresson

French language prose instructions for nine sets of crocheted insertion strips and their matching heavily fringed edgings. Includes photographs of finished strips and edgings. Deeply textured, heavy, yet lacy, these intended to be worked in cotton, and used for curtains, valences, portieres, shelf and mantlepiece trims.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS033

C

E929

RMT-H420

Crochet

Knotting

SW

France
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Coats & Clark's (publ.)

Butterflies

O.N.T. 272

J & P Coats, Clark's

16 pages, illustrated in color. Hat and gloves, table runners, blouse, luncheon cloth, night table doily, bedspread ensemble, another luncheon set, and shade pulls, all decorated with butterflies in many shapes and colors.

Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-SB002

C

J9012

Crochet

SB

United States
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Coats & Clark Inc. (publ.)

Quick-to-Knit 2 needle socks & mittens

Free Leaflet No. W-704

Coats & Clark Inc.

Knitting patterns for basic mittens, cable mittens, basic socks, cable socks.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-KR019

C

J9011

Knitting

KR

United States
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Carita

Lacis (Filet Brode)

Practical instructions in filet brode or darning on net.

S. Low, Marston and Co. Ltd., 1909

Title page missing. Famous and often reprinted book about embroidered filet; history of linen, spinning yarn, netting, embroidery, point de toile and point de reprise.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-11-02.

E-YS014

C

J801D

Netting

Embroidery

Filet

SW

United Kingdom
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Carnation border

Probably Magasin des Dames et des Demoiselles. A vertical repeating border of carnations, 80 stitches wide. The repeat is 150 stitches high.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sarah Duehr.

A-MH109

C

H301

Embroidery

Edge

BerlinWork

MH

France
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Carot, Henri

Dessins de Vitrerie

Ch. Claesne, Editeur, MDCCLXXXVI [1886]

Designs for stained glass, 132 abstract allover patterns for stained glass. Some might be very difficult to execute in glass. Most can be used as patchwork patterns as well.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek.

F-YS003

C

F405

Glass

RMT-H407

WS

German
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Carpet with rose border

6271

Handpainted chart on cream paper, half of a rug pattern in shades of brown with a border of roses. The border could be used independently.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH019

C

J9014

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

Tapestry

MH

German
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Carter, W.

Royal Crochet Worker, No. 1.

London: Carliles, Pittman & Co., [c.1860], p1-16.

Victorian lace edgings, collars and cuffs, filet crochet table linens.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: London c.1860 collars and cuffs

6-JA026

C

6

Fashion

BritVict

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

JA

United Kingdom
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Carter, W.

Royal Crochet Worker, No. 2.

London: J.T. Wood, [c. 1860], p 17-32.

Continuation of book No. 1: Doilies and more filet designs.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA046

C

6

BritVict

Crochet

Lace

JA

United Kingdom
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Carter, W.

The Royal Crochet Worker, No. 6.

London: J.T. Wood, [c. 1860], p 81-96.

We're still looking for Nos. 3 through 5! More crocheted edgings, collars and cuffs.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Enfys.

Fashion: London c.1860 collars and cuffs

6-EN005

C

6

Fashion

BritVict

Crochet

Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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La Frivolite

Traite Pratique orne de 72 gravures

Cartier Bresson

2nd Edition. One of the smaller Cartier Bresson albums, this one about Frivolite. A basic introduction and then a number of frivolite patterns described and photographed. There are no schematic drawings of the items.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS537

C

IB01G

Tatting

SW

France
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Cartier Bresson

Coton au Crochet

PAR PELOTES de 50 Grammes Garantis

Cartier Bresson, Paris

Four leporello folding pattern sheets. Each sheet presents highly detailed engravings of two separate thread crochet medallions or motifs, plus one or more coordinating edgings. No prose directions or stitch diagrams beyond the engravings themselves.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

C-YS001

C

C112

Crochet

Lace

SW

France
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Cartier-Bresson.

A La Croix.

Lille, Thiriez & Cartier-Bresson, [c. 1920].

Three pages of charted designs in two colors: one serif alphabet, one script alphabet, numbers, plus a simple songbird on a branch, and about a dozen simple borders. Suitable for cross-stitch, filet (darned net), or filet crochet.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW028

C

A

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

SW

France
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Cartier-Bresson

Gros Crochet et Milan

4eme Album.

Paris, G.de Malherbe et Cie,Imp., 1930, 31 pgs.

Gros crochet, 14 figurative patterns, birds, leaves, flowers, mostly meant for home decoration.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW046

C

C714

Crochet

Needle Lace

SW

France
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Cartier-Bresson

Gros Crochet pour Ameublement

1er Album, 5e edition

Paris, G.de Malherbe et Cie, 1927, 31 pgs.

Gros crochet, hortensia, heron, vine, dahlia, also a very macrame-like pattern.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW043

C

C714

Crochet

SW

France
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Cartier-Bresson

Gros Crochet pour Ameublement

2me Album, 3me edition

Paris, G.de Malherbe et Cie, 1927, 31 pgs.

Figurative gros crochet, fern motif, fuchsia, some filet patterns.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW044

C

C714

Crochet

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Cartier-Bresson

Gros Crochet pour Ameublement

3me Album, 2me edition

Paris, G.de Malherbe et Cie, 1927, 31 pgs.

Bed covers with putti, curtains, figurative crochet. Lovely patterns, especially the horse chestnut.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW045

C

C714

Crochet

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Floral vertical border design for a chair

Antique-French-Needlepoint-Arts-and-Crafts-flair-black-velvet-chair-400900342229

Chair seat and back of velvet and an embroidered stripe down the middle. Lovely floral medaillons on a green background.

Images donated by ebay seller loodylady, charted by Linda Walker.

G-LL003

C

GA27

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Chairseat

LL

United States
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Velvet chair seat cover with two needlepoint stripes

Antique-French-Needlepoint-Arts-and-Crafts-Gothic-black-velvet-chair-cover-381162152298

Artifact photo of a black velvet seat cover with two bands of Berlin woolwork (less common than covers with one band). Design in browns, red, blue, and white, featuring a gothic cross motif. Includes modern charting and DMC color key equivalents for stitching and beads. Also useful for needlepoint and cross-stitch.

Images donated by ebay seller loodylady, edited and charted by Linda Walker.

G-LL002

C

GA10

Chairseat

Embroidery

BerlinWork

LL

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Chair seat needlepoint pattern "Gothic Flair"

Antique-French-Needlepoint-Arts-and-Crafts-Gothic-flair-black-velvet-chair-171686393258

A velvet chair seat with a single embroidered stripe down the seat, showing how the many border patterns of Berlin woolwork were used in common household items. Light green background, colors best seen at the back of the embroidery.

Images donated by ebay seller loodylady, charted by Linda Walker

G-LL001

C

GA04

Chairseat

BerlinWork

Embroidery

LL

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Chamberlain, Samuel

Domestic Architecture in Rural France

Sketches in lithograph, drypoint, pencil and wash, of small chateaux, farms, town houses, cottages, manoirs, windmills, gates, doorways, details, etc., from Burgundy, Auvergne, Provence, Normandy, Brittany and the Touraine

1928, The Architectural Book Publishing Company, Inc., 108 West 46th Street, New York City.

The subtitle says it all, Large folder with ribbon ties containing loose plated.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-WM262

C

F721

PK

France
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Nine inlaid chessboards

Scans of Middle-Eastern chessboards, showing four inlay designs: corner square, top rectangle, and two small chessboard fields. The chessboards have a backgammon board on the inside, with its own inlay design, which will be done later. The designs are also suitable for quilting, mosaic, and leaded glass work.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma.

I-YS002

C

I831j

Wood Decoration

Quilting

Glass

Embroidery

SW

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Schumacker, Anna

Manual of Crocheting Infant's and Children's Caps

Fifth [5] Series

1915, Wm. H. Horstmann Company, Philadelphia

Columbia Cottons and How to Use Them, Latest and most practical manual for making infant's and children's caps. Price 10 cents. A book of inspiration in the art of modern lace making. 28 pages, 12 models.

Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-SB001

C

I8310

Crochet

SB

United States
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Chimney Sweepers filet pattern

Filet square pattern, showning two chimney sweepers with brooms, one at the point of descending a ladder in the chimney. No maker or publisher shown.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS146

C

J610L

Filet

Filet crochet

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

IS

United States
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Church kneeler

291867729 antique church kneeler-cross stitch

Church kneeler embroidered in cross-stitch. The design can be extended indefinitely.

Images donated by etsy seller Antheas Attic, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-AB001

C

J801D

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

AB

United Kingdom
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Cicogna, La

Milano, La Cicogna, [c.1950]

Italian language treasury of 25 knitting stitches. Includes texture, and lacy knitting, and cables. Prose instructions.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

B-DG002

C

BA01

Knitting

DG

Italy
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Clark's & Coats

Pineapple Fan-fair

Book No. 266

Clark's & Coats

Crochet patterns for doiles, centerpieces, a chair protector set (antimacassars) table runners and tablecloths, featuring variants of the pineapple motif. American notation.

Scans donated by Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-HD006

C

GC09

Crochet

HD

United States
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Clark, Winifred.

Bungalow Crochet Book,

New Crochet Designs in Bungalow Aprons, Household Linens, etc. with complete instructions. "Winifred" Series Book No. 4.

St. Louis, Mo., W.L.M. Clark, 15 pgs.

Charming aprons, boudoir caps, curtains, pillows, rag rug, doilies, napkin rings, and a "Monkey Face Portier".

Scans donated by Diane Spinelli, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: St. Louis c.1915 aprons and boudoir caps

7-DS002

C

7

Fashion

Crochet

Filet Crochet

DS

United States
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Clark, Winifred.

Vol. No. 2: Crochet Yokes, Boudoir Caps, and Boudoir Novelties,

also new ideas for Maltese Crochet with instructions.

St. Louis, M., W.L.M. Clark, 1915, 24pgs.

Delicate lacet, filet, Torchon, Cluny , hairpin lace, and other crochet stitches for negligees, boudoir caps, and bedroom table items.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: St. Louis 1915 lingerie

A-DC002

C

A

Fashion

Crochet

Filet Crochet

DC

United States
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Edgings for Handkerchiefs

Book No. 271

New York, The Spool Cotton Company, 1951, 15 pgs

Crocheted edgings for handkerchiefs, including hairpin lace instructions. Variety of edgings, beautiful illustrations.

Donated by Judith Adele, edited by Alice Lupin.

B-JA070

C

J801F

Crochet

JA

United States
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Clark's

Matching Sets in Crochet

O.N.T. Book no. 281

Clark's

16 page booklet of matching sets of small table linens (runners, coasters, placemats, centerpieces, etc.) in crochet. Some are edgings around linen centers, some are all-crochet. American notation.

Scans donated by Glenda Hicks, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-GH003

C

G921

Crochet

GH

United States
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W.L.M. Clark

Seven Piece Basket Set

W.L.M. Clark, Inc., 1941 St. Louis, MO

Mountain Craft Complete Crochet Kit No. 607. Complete crochet instructions and full information for making six small and one large basket. Instructions for stiffening basket included.

Scans donated by Sandra Bejster, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-SB002

C

I8313

Crochet

Basketry

SB

United States
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Clark's O.N.T. J&P Coats Pillow Cases Book No. 264

Decorative Crochet

[U.S., Spool Cotton Company, c.1945,] 11 pgs

Colorful floral borders, some three dimensional.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

6-TA004

C

DB16

crochet

TA

United States
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Clark's O.N.T. J&P Coats Bathroom Beauties Book No. 265

Decorative Crochet for Bath Towels, Guest Towels, Face Cloths

New York, The Spool Cotton Company, 1950, 14 pgs

Colorful fish and floral borders and motifs, some three dimensional.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

6-TA005

C

DB23

crochet

TA

United States
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Clark's.

Pattern No. 2

New York, The Spool Cotton Company, [c.1915], 2 pgs.

Lovely crocheted drawstring lace bag.

Scan donated by Tony Lulek, edited by Tony Lulek.

Fashion: New York 1915 lace bag

B-TL001

C

B912

Fashion

Crochet

TL

United States
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Coats & Clark's O.N.T. Filet Crochet Book No. 317 Priscilla Filet Crochet

New York, Coats & Clarks, Inc., 1955, 15 pgs.

Instructions and charts for filet crochet doilies, table linens, pillow covers, placemats and centerpieces; Emblem of Freedom (Symbol of Roosevelt's Depression-era recovery effort); rooster, cornucopia, edgings, and a collar.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

6-TA006

C

DB30

Filet

Filet crochet

crochet

TA

United States
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Coats & Clarks.

Daffodil.

New York, [c. 1945] 4 pgs.

Crochet pattern for round six-wedge doily in filet crochet, featuring daffodils. Prose instructions, no chart for motif, US terms.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR005

C

9

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

KR

United States
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Coats & Clarks O.N.T. Book No. 323, Decorating Ideas to Crochet

towel sets, guest towels, rugs, seat covers, chair sets, place mats, pot holders

New York, Coats & Clarks, 1956, 15 pgs

Crochet instructions for home décor kitchen and bath items, including tomato and lemon novelty sets. Placemats, rugs, pot holders, towel trims, seat covers.

Scans donated by Deirdre Penrod, edited by Judith Adele

6-DP001

C

D808

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Lace

DP

United States
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J.P.Coats

Church Laces

Coats Sewing Group Book No. 496

J.P. Coats

Crochet directions and charts for filet crochet lace pieces intended for church and devotional use. Includes panels and frontals, a funeral alb, insertions and edgings for altar linens. Many of these charted designs can be adapted for cross-stitch or darned net (filet).

Scans donated by Anneke Perelaer, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

E-WM041

C

GB30

Crochet

WS

United Kingdom
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Coats & Clark

Handkerchief Edgings

Book No. 256

Spool Cotton Company

16 page booklet of narrow crocheted handkerchief edges. Includes regular crochet, hairpin crochet, and a corner butterfly to be accented with embroidery.

Scans donated by Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

G-HD005

C

GB02

Crochet

HD

United States
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Coin et motif pour nappe et tapis de table Richelieu á barettes.

[Paris?]

Single sheet of Richelieu cutwork embroidery designs for two floral tablecloth/napkin/doily sets. Includes corners and side motifs that can be combined to make up pieces ov various sizes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW037

C

A

Embroidery

SW

France
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Collection JS.

Tapisserie au Point de Croix, La.

Paris, [c. 1900, 4 plates + ads, most pages missing].

Dazzling stylized tapestry or cross stitch designs - charts for cushion, bag, chair back.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW008

C

7

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

SW

France
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Comfort.

Centerpieces and Other New Designs.

Comfort Vol.37 No. 4 [Feb 1925].

Augusta, Maine: W.H. Gannett, p8.

Crocheted and tatted edgings, borders, doily.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA020

C

6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

Tatting

DA

United States
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Citizen's Committee for the Army and Navy, Inc.

V Neck Sleeveless Sweater

Official Sweater Instructions approved by

Minerva

Knitting instructions for a sleeveless sweater in various sizes. Very likely a wartime publication. "Keep the boys smiling" and "Knit a sweater now".

From the collection of Orna Smith, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-OS001

C

J6101

Knitting

OS

United States
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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson I [1], Introduction

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 148 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Clothes etiquette, body types, ages, coloring, color wheel, sewing machines, hand sewing, other equipment

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 dressmaking

B-SW007

C

B903

RMT-H811

Fashion

Sewing

SW

United States
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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson II [2], How to Make Aprons and House Dresses

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 63 pgs

Dressmaking instructions for drafting, cutting sewing, and finishing, with special emphasis on layout, cutting, seaming and binding. All sample projects are house dresses and aprons.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 aprons & house dresses

B-SW002

C

BB06

RMT-H811

Fashion

Sewing

SW

United States
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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson III [3], How to Make Underwear

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 87 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking. Materials, trimmings and how to sew them on, patterns, brassieres, chemises, drawers, bloomers, nightgowns, petticoats.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 lingerie

B-SW003

C

BB12

RMT-H811

Fashion

Sewing

SW

United States
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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson IV [4], Making Infants Clothes

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 68 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Complete layette, materials, trimmings, stitches, pattern making, darts, finishing.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 infant clothing

B-SW004

C

BC13

RMT-H811

Fashion

Sewing

SW

United States
ConoverDressmaking5T.png  PDF 

Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson V [5], How to Make Blouses

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 16 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Construction methods, collars, cuffs, yokes, sleeves.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 blouses

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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson VI [6], How to Make Men's Clothes

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 15 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Construction methods, collars, cuffs, yokes, sleeves.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 menís clothing

B-SW072

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Sewing techniques

RMT-H811

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Conover, Isabel de-Nyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson XI [11], How to Make Coats

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 36 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Cutting, different coat styles and their construction, working with heavier fabric, linings.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: New York 1921 coats

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Conover, Isabel DeNyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson VIII [8], How to Make Children's Clothes

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 43 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking. 43 pages on making children's clothes; actually most of this is girl's clothing. Romper, straight-hanging dress, guimpe dress, blouse with buttoned-on skirt, middy and pleated skirt, a party dress, petticoat, drawers, sleeping drawers, nightgown.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Conover, Isabel DeNyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson IX [9], How to Make Women's Skirts

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 16 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking. Circular skirt, gored skirt, skirt with yoke. Drawings show the layout of pattern pieces and some details of sewing.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Conover, Isabel De Nyse

Dressmaking Made Easy

1919, Edward J. Clode, New York.

It is the object of this book to set forth the quickest and best method for every operation, in sewing. Small hardcover book, intended as reference for sewing techniques.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library 2019-07-12.

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Conover, Isabel DeNyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson XII [12], Trimming and Draping

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 65 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.Trimmings for cotton dresses, silk frocks, cloth dresses, suits, blouses, underwear, children's clothing.How to Drape: Fitted lining, coat, skirts. Materials and how to test them, Renovating notes, Removal of stains, Dyeing materials. From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Conover, Isabel DeNyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson X [10], How to Make Dresses

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 23 pgs

House dress, Straight-hanging dress, Long-waisted dress, Russian Blouse dress. Each with a sketch of the pattern layout and instructions on cutting and making. From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018

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Conover, Isabel deNyse

Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons:

Lesson VII [7], How to Make Boy's Clothes

New York, Edward J. Clode, 1921, 20 pgs

From the earlier, much shorter Complete Course of Dressmaking. 20 pages on cutting out and sewing of boy's clothes. Description of making a blouse, trousers, bloomers, buttoned-on trousers, Russian blouse suit, sailor suit, underwaist and drawers. Drawings illustrate the details of sewing and the lay-out of pattern pieces.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Alice Cook Fuller

Rose March and Drill for Sixteen Girls

A beautiful Spectacular Entertainment for any occasion

March Brothers, Lebanon, Ohio.

12 pages including covers. A description of a march for sixteen children in a rose costume. The costume is described as well. The advertisements mention many more such publications.

Scans donated by Willem Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Rose

Dance

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United States
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Coral Circle

Charted design reproduced from an 1870-1880 original showing a coral wreath and center motif on a black ground - a very popular and stylish design of the time. Original redraft plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Design suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading.

Scan donated by Constance van der Griet, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-CK001

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I8314

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

CK

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Cordet, Adeline

Crocheted Edgings and Insertions with Complete Instructions

Book No. Two

St. Louis, Missouri: Valley Supply Co., 1912, 15 pgs.

Edgings, medallions, squares and camisole yokes, including spider and filet patterns.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Judith Adele

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Cordet, Adeline

Edgings in Crochet With Complete Instructions

Book No. Four, 60 Designs For All Purposes

St. Louis, Missouri: Valley Supply Co., 1916, 15 pgs.

More classic edgings, insertions, medallions, squares, doilies, and fringes, including spider patterns and a wonderful grape border.

Scans donated by Cheri Mancini, edited Judith Adele.

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Cordet, Adeline.

Filet Creations in Yokes and Gifts,

Illustrated with instructions, Book No. 14.

St. Louis, Missouri, Valley Supply Co., 1921, 15 pgs.

Yokes, edgings and bedroom caps, baby caps, tray cloth, monograms, cluny lace doilies. The filet patterns include a large butterfly, a peacock and patterns for Elk Lodge, Modern Woodmen of America, Shriners.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: St. Louis 1921 lingerie

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Crochet

Filet crochet

Filet

DC

United States
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Lettice Sanford and Philla Davis

Corn-dollies

and how to make them

Herefordshire Federation of Women's Institutes

A craft leaflet describing how to plait so-called corn dollies, a tradition dating back to pre-Christian times.

Permission to publish graciously given by the Herefordshire Federation of Women's Institutes, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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GA10

Straw dolls

Plaiting

RMT-H721

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United Kingdom
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5548

Handpainted chart for a delicate corner design and flower spot motif. Unknown origin, unknown date. Probably German. Combines block units with linear stitching. Suitable for cross-stitch with double running or back stitch. Includes modern recharting.

Scan and chart donated by Ruby Struiksma.

E-RB001

C

EA18

Charted

BerlinWork

Embroidery

RB

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Application of Coronation Cord

for Modern Needlework and Trimmings

Bernhard Ullmann & Co. 107-113 Grand Street New York

Beautiful lace made with applied coronation cord (a thick/thin soutache) in combo with crocheting to make insertions and trims used on clothing and household linens. Photos of example trims and collars, no instructions.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Corticelli Silk Mills

Lessons in Crochet

Also a Few New Designs for Knitting, Book No. 1.

Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1916, 48 pgs.

Crochet stitch guide, patterns for crocheted laces, Irish Crochet motifs (butterflies), slippers, bags, a gentleman's scarf, boudoir caps, crocheted lace baskets, coasters, knit and crocheted ladies' scarves, sweaters, dressing jackets, hats, shawls, child's sweater.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1916 sweaters, hats, dressing jackets

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Fashion

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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Corticelli

Lessons in Crochet

Book No. 2

Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1917, 64 pgs, missing pgs 25,26,39,40.

Patterns for crocheted vanity box, slippers, yokes, hat trim, fasteners, collars, sweater, buttons, silk bag, cushion, edgings, motifs, doilies, napkins and napkin rings, baby hats and slippers. Knitting patterns for baby and child items, afghan, gentleman's silk hose, lady's silk jacket. Filet/cross-stitch charts, including alphabets and a large peacock

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1917 slippers, hats, collars, speater, baby items, jacket

6-JA023

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Fashion

Crochet

Filet

Knitting

JA

United States
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Corticelli Silk Mills

[13] Lessons in Crochet

Book No. 13.

Florence, Mass., Nanotuck Silk Co., 1920, 48 pgs.

Crochet stitch instructions, including more complicated stitches such as roll stitch and star stitch. Patterns for crocheted silk men's ties, a knitted tie, doilies, luncheon sets, filet patterns, some exquisite edgings, tatted baby items, scarves, yokes, caps, patterns for doll items.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1920 menís ties

6-JA040

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6

Dolls

Fashion

Crochet

Filet

Knitting

Tatting

JA

United States
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Corticelli Crocheted Yokes

[Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1917]

Collection of crocheted yokes from the Corticelli Lessons in Crochet books 1-7

B-JA054

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C214

Crochet

JA

United States
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Corticelli

[06] Lessons in Knitting and Crochet.

Book No. 6.

Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1917, 62 pgs.

Knitting and crochet instructions, with some interesting fancy stitches, patterns for men's, women's and children's sweaters, baby blankets and clothes, silk purses, hats, shawls, socks, gloves, military and hospital items. Some of the sweaters are surprisingly modern.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1917 sweaters, purses, hats, military items

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Crochet

Knitting

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Corticelli (publ.)

Book No. K.P. 45 - Crocheted Original Items

made with Acetate Crochet Twist

Corticelli

8 pages. Blouse, infant's set, another blouse, and jacket.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Corticelli

Corticelli Yarn Book no. 8

Corticelli Lessons in Knitting and Crochet Book no. 8

The Corticelli Silk Mills, Florence, Massachusetts.

Lovely useful articles such as a militaire coat, a liberty coat, a 1918 coat, an infants crocheted set, aubomobile helmet, sailors beanie, and many more. Starts with advertising Corticelli yarns, then the basic knitting stitches, and then straight into the patterns. Some items look modern even now.

Scans donated by Mary Craven, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1918 coats, automobile helmet, military items

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Corticelli

[05] Lessons in Crochet

including some designed for Knitting and Tatting and for the new Hardanger Crochet, Book No. 5.

Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1919, 48 pgs.

Delicate crocheted blouse, edgings, doilies, insertions, yokes, Irish Crochet, bags, hats, slippers, men's ties, and a lampshade. Filet charts, including church lace and alphabets. Tatted edgings, motifs, doilies. Knit silk sweaters.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

Tatting

JA

United States
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Corticelli

[07] Lessons in Crochet

Book No. 7.

Florence, Mass., Nonotuck Silk Co., 1917, 48 pgs.

Crochet and knitting patterns for edgings, table and bed linens, doilies, tablecloths, filet charts, yokes, baby bonnets, knit sweater collar, cuffs, curtains, Irish Crochet motifs, doll's sweater, bedspreads.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Dolls

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Knitting

JA

United States
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Corticelli

[09] Lessons in Crochet

Book No. 9

Florence, Mass.: Corticelli Silk Mills, 1920, 48 pgs.

Crochet stitch instructions, "Roaring Twenties" patterns for knit and crocheted sweaters, vests, hats, bags, collars, jabots, nightgown yokes, baby items, linens, doilies, medallions, filet charts, lace edgings.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Florence, MA 1920 sweaters, vests, hats, bags

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A

Fashion

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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Unknown

Costumes allemands et francois

Hand-colored costume prints from 1828.

Ebay pictures reposted with permission of TuscanyBooks.

Fashion: 1828 French and German fashion plates

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Costumes Parisiens

Paris, unknown

Hand tinted costume plates showing Paris fashion from around 1827 (or later). Four ladies' day dresses and mantle, plus magnificent straw hats.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

Fashion: Paris c.1830ís fashion plates

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Fashion

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France
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Cousine Claire

Albums de Travaux de Cousine Claire,

Album No. 1: Le Filet.

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], 36 pgs.

Embroidered net designs - squares, medallions, heraldic, hunting, classical motifs. Wonderful mythic creatures. The plates are clear enough to use for cross-stitch, filet crochet, etc.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele

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Crochet

Embroidered Net

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Cousine Claire.

Albums de Travaux de Cousine Claire:

Le Crochet.

Publications François Tedesco, [c.1900], 36 pgs.

Crocheted lace - elaborate edgings and insertions, wonderful fringes, doilies, a hanging basket, floral and mythical motifs, and an amazing Don Quichotte in Venetian crochet.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Album de Broderie Religieuse

Pour l'Eglise Albums de travaux de Cousine Claire

Francois Tedesco, Paris

French language collection of devotional designs for church use. Photographs of many embroidery styles including whitework, multicolor surface stitching, darned net (filet), tape laces, needle laces, applique on machine made net, metal thread embroidery, and more. 26 pages, with descriptions of the work, but the pattern sheets missing.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library 2018-11-02.

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France
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Cousine Claire

Les Jours a Fils Tirees

Albums de Travaux de Cousine Claire

Publication Francois Tedesco, Paris

Drawn Thread work, from the beginning to more complicated patterns.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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IB013

Embroidery

SW

France
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Couture pages

Paris, Les Editions Ponchon, [missing covers, from between 1948-1952]

Fashion catalog pages, wonderful drawings of mid-century corsetry and clothing construction.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Paris 1940ís fashion plates

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Fashion

Sewing

DG

France
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Crawford, Mrs. P.L.

Collars with Grape-and-Leaf Motifs

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 7, Mar 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Two exquisite Irish Crochet type collars in fine or coarse thread.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Irish Crochet

Lace

AK

United States
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17th century English Crewelwork

17th Century English crewelwork panel

Images donated by ebay seller extreme-orient2.

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F111

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United Kingdom
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Embroidered Tree-of-Life

Magnificent antique English crewelwork embroidered Tree-of-Life panel

Images donated by ebay seller extreme-orient2.

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F111

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United Kingdom
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English Crewelwork

18th Century piece of crewelwork

Beautiful embroidery, very instructive detail illustrations of flower motifs.

Images donated by ebay seller extreme-orient2.

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United Kingdom
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Crinoline Lady in Crochet, Book No. 262

New York, The Spool Cotton Company, 1949 (copyright not renewed) 15 pgs.

"Crinoline Lady" motif in crocheted pillow case edging, filet chair set, towels, luncheon and bridge set, handkerchiefs.

Scans donated by Eve Wallender, edited by Eve Wallender.

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BA16

EW

United States
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Croly, Mrs. (Jenny June) ed.

Knitting and Crochet,

a Guide to the Use of The Needle and The Hook.

Lynn, Mass. J.F. Ingalls, 1886, 144 pgs.

Hundreds of late Victorian knitting, crochet and macramé patterns and instructions, some of them uncommon (such as a quilt worked in afghan stitch in the round, using four hooks), and a knit stocking pattern in rhymed verse.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright.

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Knitting

Knotting

Macrame

HW

United States
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Crooker, Clarabel

All-Lace Luncheon-Set in Star Design

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 8, April 1919.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing.

Clever and easy crocheted star motif that can be joined as you go to make coasters, doilies, centerpieces.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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C

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Lace

AK

United States
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19thC Crossing Chain Pattern

CROSSING-CHAIN-PATTERN-VICTORIAN-19TH-C-BEADED-PILLOW303100839065

Repeating pattern in two shades of green, a white and gray crossing chain and flowers in the diamond openings.

Images donated by ebay seller jamiexmas*, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

J-JX001

C

J901B

Beading

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

JX

United States
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Antique needlepoint cushion cover front

A-GOOD-ANTIQUE-NEEDLE-POINT-CUSHION-COVER-FRONT-19th-CENTURY-CIRCA-1850-WOOL-112009018656

Woolwork embroidery, square piece intended for a cushion cover. Donors estimate is around 1850. Original colors have faded. The background colors on the original are red, dark red, blueish green. The chart is done in red and dark red only, because the blueish green looked horrible when applied to the chart. Probably the original shade was different from that on the DMC palette.

Images donated by Anthony Wright, ebay seller ajwtilstock. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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C

H208

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Cushion

AW

United Kingdom
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Cutwork Crochet

Lily Design Book No. 81

Lily Mills Company, Shelby, NC

Crochet leaflet from the fifties, with directions for placemats, doilies, chair mats, and an apron, some worked in two or more colors. Style of these pieces is broadly imitative of cutwork embroidery, with solid areas framing lacy, openwork floral or geometric motifs. Very much in the mid-century style. Prose instructions, American notation.

Images donated by Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

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GA27

Crochet

Cutwork

HD

United States
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Lyndon, Noel S.

Cusack's Blackboard Drawing

London: City of London Book Depot, White St. and Finsbury Stl, Moorfields, E.C. 1902

Book for teachers: how to teach drawing using the blackboard as tool. Starts absurdly simple, but gets more complex fast. Excellent for learning the basics of drawing.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS069

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Drawing

SW

United Kingdom
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Sajou

Mars 1856

175

Paris, Sajou, 1856, single sheet

Hand painted multicolor charted pattern for a spray of roses, daisies and anemones. Intended for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint or cross stitch.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS004

C

BB07

BerlinWork

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Marque 1re Série

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [first pub. c.1890, subsequent printings have updated patterns], 12 plates.

Cross-stitch charts for alphabets, monograms, borders, and a wonderful transportation scene.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele.

6-SW007

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Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Broderies ajourées sur toile.

931

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1923], [approx 30 pgs].

Clear illustrations of the special embroidery stitches, many of which create spaces between the fabric threads to create a lace. Plates show traditional patterns, including church motifs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele.

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Embroidery

SW

France
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DA.é.

Filet Brodé, Le

50 Modèles Inédits Collection DAe Album No. 5 Les Dentelles De Lin.

Lille, A. Crespel, [c.1900 20 pgs.]

Plates of embroidery on filet clear enough to stitch from, also could be used for cross stitch or filet crochet work. Astrological and mythological motifs, Louis IV era designs, playing card designs, borders, floral motifs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Filet

SW

France
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DMC Greek publicity patterns

DMC

DMC publicity leaflets

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Judith Adele.

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DeVrient

838

DeVrients

Hand painted charted design for an elaborate multicolor all-over repeat pattern and and two associated borders. Faceted jewel design, in blues, reds, greens, pink, gold, white and grey. Includes modern recharting. Intended for Berlin woolwork, also suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, and beading.

Scan donated by Ruby Struiksma, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

E-RB002

D

EB26

Charted

RB

German
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DeWitt, Jessie M., ed.

Priscilla Tatting Book,

Selections of Useful Articles from The Modern Priscilla, with Beautiful Designs Never Before Published.

Boston, Priscilla Publishing, 1909, 33 pgs.

Complete tatting instructions, with some complex techniques. Patterns for edgings, insertions, medallions, yokes, doilies, collars, cuffs, baby caps and trimmings.

Scans donated by Gail Owens, edited by Judith Adele.

9-GO003

D

9

Lace

Tatting

GO

United States
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Delamotte, F.

Examples of Modern Alphabets

Plain and Ornamental, including German, Old English, Saxon, Italic, Perspective, Greek, Hebrew, Court hand, Engrossing, Tuscan, Riband, Gothic, Rustic, and Arabesque, with several original designs, and an analysis of the Roman and Old English Alphabets, large, small, and numerals, for the use of draughtsmen, surveyors, masons, decorative painters, lithographers, engravers, carvers, etc., etc., collected and engraved by F. Delamotte.

London: Crosby Lockwood and Son, 7, Stationers' Hall Court. 1891.

Calligraphers and sign painters' reference. 48 plates of alphabets, initials and symbols, very typical of the ornate usages of the 1890s. Advertisements for the other calligraphy manuals, and a short introduction. Includes a Hebrew and a Greek alphabet.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS031

D

E609

RMT-H407

Calligraphy

MedievalRen

SW

United Kingdom
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Delamotte, F.

The Book of Ornamental Alphabets

Ancient and Medieval.

London, Crosby Lockwood and Son, 7, Stationers' Hall Court.

Calligraphers and sign painters' reference. 51 plates of alphabets, initials and symbols, taken from medieval and renaissance manuscripts and early block printed books. Some illuminated or embellished drop capitals are included. Advertisements for the other calligraphy manuals, and a short introduction. Alphabets are tagged with century and place-of-holding, but no specific manuscript or early book sources are named.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-YS046

D

H310

RMT-H420

Calligraphy

SW

United Kingdom
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Della Porta, Adele

Il Punto Filet, Album II

Insegnamento Pratico Illustrato

Casa Editrice Sonzogno, Milano

36 pages (not including cover), one of the fabulous pattern books about filet and whitework embroidery.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-II005

D

J610F

whitework

Filet

Embroidery

II

Italy
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Dennison Mfg. Co.

How to Make Crepe Paper Flowers.

Framingham Massachusetts, Dennison Mfg Co. 1922. 32 pages plus large pattern page re-formatted to fit 12 sheets.

Instructions for making 28 flowers. Could be made in fabric and used in vases or for dimensional appliqué.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright.

8-HW003

D

8

Paper

HW

United States
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Meraux

Le Dessinateur de Broderies

par M. Meraux, Dessinateur de Dentelles pour France & Belgique

Fleury Chavant, editeur Paris (on first title page) Chavant & Dessaigne, 19, Rue Clery (on second title page)

A collection of lace pattern drawings, bound as one book. Some page numbers missing, some page numbers duplicate, but patterns are different.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS041

D

EA11

RMT-H420

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dessins pour etre execute's au point de Venise sur canevas special

Brevete SDDG

Edite par la Maison FRIEDBERGER, 43, Boulevard Malesherbes, PARIS

Needle lace employing a canvas withdrawn thread foundation and Point de Venise style motifs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

B-YS035

D

E310

RMT-H420

Embroidery

SW

France
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Cousine Claire

Point de Venise - Modeles Simples

Compose par Cousine Claire

LVMFA, Paris (n.d)

French language instruction on Point de Venise needle lace. Well liustrated with lots of how-to diagrams, and examples showing how basic units can be combined to make complex designs. Includes suggestions for use as insertions in white cutwork pieces.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS034

D

E303

RMT-H407

RMT-H407

Embroidery

SW

France
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Deventer Berlin Woolwork sampler 1

Museum reference H1985-0043

A Berlin woolwork sampler, with two smyrna patches, three stitch patterns and nineteen cross-stitch repeating patterns. Small repeats, bold colors.

Permission to chart from Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-DV117

D

E303

BerlinWork

BerlinWork

Repeating

Charted

DV

Netherlands
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Devere, Edith Maude

Richardson's Irish Crochet Book.

Chicago: Richardson Silk Co., [c.1915], 32 pgs.

Instructions for Irish Crochet in silk; baby bonnets, bags, collar and cuff set, hats, jabots, scarves and men's ties.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Chicago 1915 hats, bags, trims

6-JA022

D

6

Fashion

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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T.P. Devrient Berlin

Rose garland

T.P. Devrient 301

T.P. Devrient Berlin

Charted multicolor design of rose wreath, suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Museum attribution: Needlework pattern, 1800-1900, by T P Devrient. Gift of W Morgan, 1984. Te Papa (PC002991)

G-TP010

D

G601

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charted

TP

German
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Dickens, Charles, illustrators: A.B. Frost, Gordon Thomson

American Notes for General Circulation and Pictures from Italy

London, Chapman & Hall, 1878

Illustrations from the Household Edition of two Charles Dickens' travelogues, excellent for theater and costume research. These two were completed 1842 and 1846, respectively.

From the collection of Frans Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

J-FW001

D

J801O

Dickens

Illustration

FW

United Kingdom
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Charles Dickens, F. Bernard, illustrator.

Christmas Stories

from "Household Words" and "All the Year Round"

London, Chapman & Hall, 1878

Illustrations from the Household Edition of some of Charles Dickens' Christmas short stories, excellent for theater and costume research. Includes illustrations from The Holly-tree Inn, The Wreck of the Golden Mary, Going into Society, The Ghost of Master B, A Message from the Sea, The Hermit, Mr. The Englishman, Mrs. Lirriper's Lodgings, Dr. Marigold, Two Ghost Stories, Phoebe, Mugby Junction, No Thoroughfare, in Search of the Travellers. 1850's - 1860's.

Scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

I-FW002

D

IB01C

Fashion

Dickens

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. illustrator: Bernard, F.

The Personal History of David Copperfield

London, Chapman & Hall, 1872 [completed 1850]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research. David Copperfield is set approximately 1820's to 1840's. Many depictions of poor children.

From the collection of Frans Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

J-FW010

D

J610K

costume

Theatre

Dickens

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. illustrator: Fraser, F.A.

Great Expectations

London, Chapman & Hall, 1876 [completed 1861]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research. Great Expectations is set early to mid 19th century.

Scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

I-FW009

D

J5013

Dickens

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. Illustrator, French, H.

Hard Times

For These Times

London, Chapman & Hall, 1877 [completed 1854]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research. Set in a northern English mill town, early to mid 19th century.

Scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

I-FW008

D

J901B

Dickens

Illustration

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. Illustrator: Green, C.

The Old Curiosity Shop

London, Chapman & Hall, 1876 [completed 1841]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research. Curiosity Shop is set in 1820's London.

From the collection of Frans Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

J-FW009

D

J8017

Dickens

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. Illustrator: Mahoney, J.

Oliver Twist

London, Chapman & Hall, 1871 [completed 1839]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research. Oliver Twist is set in London, 1830's criminal classes.

From the estate of Frans Wijnsma. Scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Judith Adele

I-FW006

D

J9014

Dickens

Illustration

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. Illustrator, Brown, H.

The Pickwick Papers

London, Chapman & Hall, 1874

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' novel, excellent for theater and costume research.

Scans donated by estate of Frans Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

I-FW003

D

J610I

Dickens

Theatre

costume

FW

United Kingdom
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Dickens, Charles. Bernard, F., illustrator.

A Tale of Two Cities

London, Chapman & Hall, 1874 [completed 1859]

Illustrations from the Household Edition of the Charles Dickens' historical novel, excellent for theater and costume research. Tale of Two Cities is set in Paris, 1770's - 1790's.

From the collection of Frans Wijnsma. Scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek and edited by Judith Adele.

H-WS010

D

IB01A

Fashion

Dickens

WS

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Alphabet de la Brodeuse,

Lettres, Chiffres, Monogrammes et Ornements à points comptés suivis d'une série de modèles avec calques pour Broderie de blanc.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1890], 149 pgs.

Cross-stitch, charted embroidery - alphabets, borders, medallions, monograms, naval and heraldic, hunting , winter scenes, white work monograms.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA003

D

6

whitework

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DA

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Drawn Thread Work

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1895], 103 pgs.

Instructions and traditions, insertions in linen, additional embroidery and two intricate tassels.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA002

D

6

Embroidery

DA

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Embroidery on Net [The Net Book].

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1895], 58 pgs.

Making and mounting net, the embroidery stitches. Beautiful colored plates detailed enough to follow the stitches, charted patterns.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA017

D

6

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidered Net

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DA

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs pour Broderies

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1895], 112 pgs.

Colored embroidery designs, tracing patterns, gorgeous art nouveau patterns of expressive flowers and leaves.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA015

D

6

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DA

France
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[Dillmont, Therese de, ed.]

Biblioteca D.M.C. Punto de Marca

1a Serie

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [1908, 12 plates plus ads]

Cross-stitch alphabets, monograms, borders, modern transportation images.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

8-DG006

D

CA31

Cross-stitch

DG

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Punto di Marca 1a Serie.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [first pub. c.1895, 12 patterns].

Needlepoint or cross stitch patterns for alphabets, borders, hot air balloons, auto, boats, bicycles.

Scanned by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

6-DG006

D

6

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DG

Italy
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Dillmont, Th, ed

Le Tricot

IVme Serié

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie [c.1900], 64 pgs

Knitting technique booklet in French. Prose instructions for about 50 decorative knit/purl and lacy knitting stitches, all illustrated. Many are known classics, but several include wrapped stitches, uncommon in modern stitch treasuries. Also includes instructions for grafting and repairing complex lace patterns.

Scans donated by Priscilla Cailly, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

D-PR001

D

G420

Knitting

PR

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed. D.M.C.

Hardanger Embroideries

Mulhouse, France, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie [c.1900, this printing 1922, ~54pgs)

Beautiful Norwegian white-on-white openwork, with excellent instructions and patterns ranging from simple embroidery to complex laces.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA012

D

C415

Embroidery

Hardanger

JA

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

Broderies Colbert.

1130

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1920, 40 pgs].

French language instruction for Colbert Embrodery - an 19th century voided style characterized by a detailed geometric stitched background (ocasionally worked in multicolor) plus a heavily outlined free-form (usually floral) mostly unworked foreground. Includes 6 examples (two all-over desings, and four squares) plus close-ups to show working detail.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW045

D

A

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. ABC de la Couture.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c. 1940, 20 pgs].

French language instruction for basic plain sewing, embroidery, and mending. Includes illustrations of stitches, plus a simple graphed alphabet for marking household linens in cross-stitch.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW007

D

A

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. ABC du Crochet.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c. 1940, 28 pgs].

French language introductory crochet techique instruction: basic stitches and methods; simple square and octagon; grounds, border/insertions, and edgings. Forming picots, and a round lacy motif; simple rectangular piece with granny-style deep edging.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW031

D

A

Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. ABC du Tricot.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, c. 1940, 24 pgs.

French language introductory knitting techique instruction: basic stitches, turning heels, finishing toes; textured and lacy knitting stitches; simple square and round motifs for doilies or blankets; and a border.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW027

D

A

Knitting

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Album für Kreuzstichstickerei II.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1890, approx 120 pgs.].

Dozens of different cross stitches collected from many parts of the world, beautifully illustrated, with some needle lace stitches for joinings, edges and tassels, plus 39 colored plates. The centerfold patterns are reproduced full size in the last pdf file.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW006

D

7

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Alphabets et Monogrammes [2].

2me Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1925, 32 pgs].

French language instruction for monogramming linen and lingerie, includes lessons on composition and placement, plus 9 pages of freehand drawn monograms for surface embroidery, and 7 pages of charted alphabets for cross-stitch. Very Art Deco in style.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW019

D

A

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Art Chrétien en Égypte [1]

Motifs de Broderie copte, Première Partie.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1895, approx 60 pgs.].

Clear illustrations of simple embroidery stitches that quickly progress to patterns of dazzling complexity. 30 plates, many with thread count notes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW004

D

7

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Broderie au passé, La .

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1900], [35 pgs] plus the text pages from the German edition.

Flat-stitch embroidery plates and pattern outlines for graceful floral and formal pieces.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW007

D

7

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Broderies Bulgares.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1920, 30 pgs].

Bulgarian embroidery - dozens of illustratios of brilliant borders and fields, with instructions for materials and thread colors and illustration of unusual stitches.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW004

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Broderies yougoslaves [1]

Ire Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1920, 50 pgs].

Colorful Serbian, Croatian and Slovenian embroidery. Stitch instructions and materials, and color plates. A wide variety of mostly geometric or stylized floral designs in gorgeous colors, with tracing patterns at the back of the book for pricking the designs onto cloth.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW035

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Broderies yougoslaves [2]

IIme Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1925, ? pgs, patterns missing].

Colorful Bosnian, Herzegovine, Dalmation, and Montenegro embroidery. Stitch instructions and materials, and color plates. A wide variety of stylized floral, bird and abstract designs in gorgeous colors, with tracing patterns at the back of the book for pricking the designs onto cloth.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW016

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Crochet Work [7]

7th Series (Filet Crochet).

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1925, approx 22 pgs, covers and ads not incl].

Complete instructions on how to do filet crochet, with simple and lovely patterns and a few filet charts.

Scans donated by Bhavani Harikrichnan, edited by Bhavani Harikrichnan.

7-BH001

D

7

Crochet

Filet Crochet

BH

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Czecho-Slovakian Embroideries

Mulhouse, France, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie [1920's?, ~44pgs)

Carefully researched patterns and stitches from museums of Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia - lavish flat stitching. cross stitch and cutwork.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA005

D

B925

Cutwork

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

JA

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Dentelle Renaissance, La.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1890] 76 pgs. + plates and patterns.

Needle laces made with manufactured tapes and braids (many no longer available) that work up quickly to stunning results. The linen patterns tracing patterns can also be used by Battenberg and Romanian Point lacemakers.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

7-JA001

D

7

Lace

Needle Lace

MedievalRen

JA

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Dentelle Ténériffe, La.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1895], [~ 34 pgs].

French language manual for Teneriffe lace, a needle lace worked on foundations wrapped on round or bar-shaped forms, then overstitched. Inclues unusual scalloped forms.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele.

6-SW005

D

6

Lace

Needle Lace

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Drawn Thread Work [2].

2nd series.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1925, approx 40 pgs, covers and ads not incl.].

Directions for drawn thread embroidery - exquisite lace. Slav, Italian, Reticella openwork, Spanish openwork, cut stitch designs, and a ground with rosettes resembling Teneriffe.

Scans donated by Bhavani Harikrichnan, edited by Bhavani Harikrichnan.

7-BH002

D

7

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

BH

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Filet Guipure, Le.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1920, 28 pgs].

French language instructions for Guipre needle lace embroidery on large mesh knotted net, including working methods for stitches and fills, plus photos of grounds, borders (some with corners) and small motifs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW030

D

A

Embroidery

Filet

Knotting

SW

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Filet-Richelieu, Le.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1910, 28 pgs].

Instructions for making net, and the stitches to embroider over it, to make elaborate squares and borders. Plates with bird, flower and geometric designs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW029

D

A

Embroidery

Filet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Hardanger Arbeiten.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1921, 40 pgs].

Instructions for the embroidery and needle lace stitches, and plates illustrating geometric borders, grounds, linens, fringed edgings, pillows, collars, apron, bags, blouses.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW041

D

A

Embroidery

Hardanger

SW

German
DMCHardanger1T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Hardanger Embroideries [1]

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1900, ~56 pgs].

Instructions for embroidery and needle lace stitches, and plates illustrating geometric borders, grounds, linens, fringed edgings, pillows, collars, apron, bags, blouses.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

A-JA004

D

A

Embroidery

Hardanger

JA

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Hardanger Embroideries [2]

IInd Series.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1921, 40 pgs].

Instructions for the embroidery and needle lace stitches, and plates illustrating geometric borders, grounds, fringed and knotted edgings, pillows, bags and an apron.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW043

D

A

Embroidery

Hardanger

SW

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. La Soutache et Son Emploi.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [c. 1890, 50 pgs.]

Instructions and illustrations for stitching manufactured braid in elaborate patterns onto fabric, with many illustrations and tracing patterns. Beautiful art nouveau design.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW044

D

A

RMT-H420

Battenberg Lace

Lace

SW

France
6-JA048DMCIrish.t.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Library Irish Crochet Lace

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1900], 63 pgs and 7 linen patterns.

One of the classics of Irish Crochet lace. Parts of this book have been reprinted by several publishers. These scans are from the original, with all the chapters, plates and linen patterns. Instructions for Irish Crochet stitches and techniques, patterns for traditional Irish Crochet motifs, grounds, footings and borders, instructions for working with machine made grounds and braids, illustration plates and lacemaker's patterns for working complex laces - deep edgings, squares, insertions, a collar and cuffs.

Scans donated by Judith Adele and Melanie Gill, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA048

D

6

Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

JA

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Merk Stich [1]

1te Serie.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [orig pub c.1890, 1908 edition], 12 plates.

Charts for alphabets, borders, monograms, and wonderful scenes of 1908 bicycles, boats, trains, motor car and balloons.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW005

D

7

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
DMCMotifsBrod3T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs Pour Broderies [3]

3me Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1910, 28 pgs].

Plates illustrating beautiful early 20th C embroidery design.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW008

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs Pour Broderies [4]

IVme Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c. 1905, 22 pgs].

Plates illustrating beautiful early 20th C embroidery design.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW040

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs Pour Broderies [7]

7me Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1947, 19 pgs].

French language booklet illustrating designs for counted thread, pattern darning, and canvaswork embroidery. Geometric motifs, borders, and all-over designs in multiple colors. No charts, but photos are clear enough to work from. Some Florentine canvaswork (flame stitch) suitable for needlepoint.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW003

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
DMCMotifsEmb4T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs for Embroideries [4]

4th Series.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie. c.1895, 25 pgs.

Color photographs of floral and geometric borders and motifs. Most are intended for counted thread embroidery. No charts.

Scans donated by Bhavani Harikrishna, edited by Judith Adele.

A-BH001

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

BH

United Kingdom
DMCMotifsEmb5T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs for Embroideries [5]

Vth Series.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1900, 38 pgs.].

Instructions and illustrations of many embroidery stitches, lavish color plates illustrating the designs, and tracing patterns at the back of the book for pricking the patterns onto cloth.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW024

D

A

Embroidery

SW

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motifs for Embroideries [6]

VIth Series.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1915 ?, ~20 pgs.].

Multicolor designs for counted thread embroidery (not cross-stitch), including florals, all-over grounds, medallions, borders (some with corners) and rectagular pieces. Style is very much pre WWII modernist. Works are shown as photos of stitching, not graphs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW046

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Motivi per Ricami [5]

Va Serie.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [first pub. c.1900, approx 35 pgs].

Italian language release of DMC freehand-drawn surface embroidery collection. Stitch direction, plus full color photographs of borders, insertions, corners, all-over designs. Some in metallic threads. Line drawings of all photographed designs are included.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

8-DG004

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8

Embroidery

DG

Italy
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Needle-Made Laces,

Series 1.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1905], approx 98 pgs.

Excellent instructions on preparing and couching the lace patterns, which are then covered with fine buttonhole stitches, and Reticella, using pre-made braids. The patterns in back are on special soft black paper with white tracings.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

7-AK001

D

7

Battenberg Lace

Lace

Needle Lace

AK

United Kingdom
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Ornaments et lingerie d'Église.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [c.1935, 32 pgs].

Embroidery designs for church vestments and alter linens, with instructions, plates showing the embroidery and some tracing patterns.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW011

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Croix Nouveaux Dessins (1re Série)

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1905], approx.25 pgs, in French.

Stunning art nouveau and Provençale charted cross-stitch designs - the Dutch children designs were possibly inspired by the 1901 Paris Exposition.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele

6-SW004

D

6

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Croix Nouveaux Dessins 2me Série

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1905], approx.25 pgs.

More stunning art nouveau and Provençale charted cross-stitch designs - birds, bees, cats, bunnies, flowers, fish.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele, charts remastered by Sytske Wijnsma

6-SW003

D

6

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Croix Nouveaux Dessins [3]

IIIme Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1905], approx.25 pgs.

More stunning art nouveau and Provençale charted cross-stitch designs - birds, fish, flowers and leaves, children's scenes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, redrawn by Sytske Wijnsma.

8-SW001

D

8

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Croix Nouveaux Dessins [6]

6me Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [unk date], 16 plates.

More wonderful art nouveau (leaning here toward art deco) designs.

Scans donated by Anja Riemens-Wildschut, edited Judith Adele.

7-AR001

D

7

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

AR

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Marque [2]

IIme Série

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [first pub c. 1900, this printing c. 1933, 18 pgs.]

Cross stitch charts for alphabets, borders and children's play scenes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW034

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
DMCPointdeMarque3T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Marque [3]

IIIme Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [first pub c. 1900, this printing c. 1934, 20 pgs.]

Multicolor charted designs for monograms (including one charted on the bias), plus all-over designs, borders, folk art flowers and geometrics, a rocking horse, marionettes, quaint folk figures, and a sweet spider. Intended for cross-stitch.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW013

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
DMCPointdeMarque4T.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Marque [4]

IVme Série.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [first pub c. 1900, this printing c.1934, 20 pgs.]

Charted multicolor designs, including alphabets, monograms, all-over grounds, borders, square and diamond motifs, stylized folk art flowers, charming scenes of village life; Some designs incorporate straight stitches in addition to block units. Intended for cross-stitch, some designs can be adapted for needlepoint or Berlin woolwork.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW015

D

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Point de Marque [5]

5me Serié,

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie (first pub c.1920),

Cross stitch patterns for art deco alphabets, fields, borders, animals and sceneries, including wonderful insects, fish and birds.

Scans donated by Annick Chartier, edited by Judith Adele.

8-AC002

D

8

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

AC

France
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Stickerei auf Netz-Canavas.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie., [c. 1890, 32 pgs.]

German language treasury of charted motifs, all-over grounds, and strip patterns intended for embroidery/darning on net, many adapted from historical museum examples. Diagrams in black and white, but imply multiple colors. Stitch direction and type shown. Can be adapted for pattern darning, cross-stitch, voided work (Assisi embroidery), beadwork, and other graph-reliant styles. First book of a series.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW014

D

A

Embroidered Net

Embroidery

SW

German
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. Tüllstickerei,

Ite Serie

Mulhouse, Dollfus Mieg & Cie, [c.1900], [approx 45 pgs].

Embroidery on tulle with clear illustrations and plates, some in vivid colors.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

7-SW001

D

7

Embroidered Net

Embroidery

SW

German
6-SW009DMCAlpha.t.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de

Alphabets et Monogrammes

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1895, approx. 85 pgs].

60 plates of elegant alphabets, monograms and crests, with some instructions.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele.

6-SW009

D

6

Embroidery

SW

France
6-SW008DMCCoptic2.t.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de

D.M.C. L'Art Chrétien en Égypte

Motifs de Broderie copte, Deuxieme Partie.

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1890], [~35 pgs.].

Clear illustrations of the special embroidery stitches and illustration plates of intricate abstract designs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited Judith Adele

6-SW008

D

6

Embroidery

SW

France
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Dillmont, The. de, ed.

DMC Knitting, 5th Series

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c1922?] 44 pgs.

Prose knitting instructions for lacy doilies and motifs, both in the round and square, mats, tablecloths, bedspreads, curtains, and more. Some coordinating borders. Several are small units assembled into larger items, or used as insertions with cloth pieces, Very few of these designs are available in other collections.

Scans donated by Barbara Ballantyne, edited by Judith Adele.

B-BB001

D

BA10

Knitting

BB

France
9-SW002DMC.th.png  PDF 

Dillmont, Th. de

D.M.C. Stickerei auf Netz-Kanavas (II. Serie)

Mulhouse, Dollfus-Mieg & Cie, [c.1890], 149 pgs.

German language treasury of charted motifs, all-over grounds, and strip patterns intended for embroidery/darning on net, many adapted from historical museum examples. Diagrams in black and white, but imply multiple colors. Stitch direction and type shown. Can be adapted for pattern darning, cross-stitch, voided work (Assisi embroidery), beadwork, and other graph-reliant styles. Second book of a series.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

9-SW002

D

CA14

Embroidery

Lace

SW

France
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DMC

Album de Broderies au Point de Croix

Volume I

Dolfuss-Miegs & Co, Mulhouse - Belfort.

32 planches of two-color embroideries. This edition is so old that there's no color print. Later editions have the same designs in red and blue.

From the collection of Franciska Ruessink, scanned and edited by herself.

F-FK001

D

F614

FR

France
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Disegni Per Punto Croce, Album IV, Edizioni "Mani Di Fata"

Milano, Lavori Femminili, [c.1930]

Collection of charted designs for cross-stitch. Includes borders, nursery motifs, alphabets for monograms, names, and samplers; devitional motifs; children at play, soldiers and an airplane, and traditional folk motifs. Color possibilities suggested by grayscale.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

B-DG003

D

BA15

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DG

Italy
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Dixon, Mrs. B.F.

A Handsome Between-Meal Centerpiece

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 7, Mar 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing. 1916.

Lovely Cluny-type crochet edging for a large doily. Note that the instructions for round 12 are missing, but the illustration is clear.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK002

D

6

Crochet

AK

United States
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Donat, Prof. Franz

Technologie, Bindungslehre, Dekomposition und Kalkulation der Jacquard-Weberei

Bearbeit fur Textilschulen und zum Selbstunterricht von Prof. Franz Donat. K.K. Fachschule fur Textilindustrie in Wien. 36 Tafeln mit 360 Figuren und 122 Seiten Text.

1912, A. Hartlebens Verlag, Wien und Leipzig

Exhaustive explanation of the technical side of Jacquard weaving, and how patterns are translated to the punch cards used by Jacquard looms, as well as more general explanations of weaving techniques. 36 Plates in color .

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Book transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-05-04.

I-WM001

D

I510

Weaving

WS

German
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Draim

La Lettre Artistique & Moderne

documents inedits composes par draim

[1930] Monrocq Freres, 25, Rue Erlanger, Paris 16e

24 plates of modern letter design.

From the collection of Antiquariaat Kleinood, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2019-05-31.

J-RD001

D

J8010

Calligraphy

Alphabet

RD

Netherlands
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Drew, Joan.

Portfolio of Designs for Embroidery [cross-stitch]

London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Assoc., 1926, cross-stitch pages only

Cross stitch charts - fanciful peacocks, florals, mythologys, ship, castle. This publication also has all of the embroidery patterns included in the Portfolio donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not included in this pdf file.

Scans donated by Louise A. Tiemann, edited by Judith Adele.

B-LT001

D

BA22

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

LT

United Kingdom
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Drew, Joan.

Portfolio of Designs for Embroidery.

London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Cons, 1929, 16 pgs.

Collection of freehand drawn designs for surface embroidery, some inspired by historical sources (sources not cited), florals, birds, borders, motifs, all-overs. A few carry stitch direction suggestions or other working suggestions. Suitable for whitework or multicolor embroidery.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW047

D

A

Embroidery

SW

United Kingdom
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Duff-Gordon

Lady Duff-Gordon Book of Irish and Cluny Crochet.

Book No. 18

Chicago: Richardson Silk Company, 1917, 16 pgs.

Crochet stitch instructions, patterns for "Cluny" edgings and medallions, Irish Crochet motifs, medallions and edgings, doilies, tea cozy, yoke, collar, cap, candle shade.

Scans donated by Kathryn White, edited Judith Adele

6-KW001

D

6

Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

Tatting

KW

United States
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Dvorak, John J.

Princess Yoke Book.

Chicago, Novelty Art Studios, 1916, 16 pgs.

Exquisite lingerie laces; including an unusual grape and leaves motif in Richelieu Crochet.

Scans from Internet Archive, edited by Eve Wallender.

B-EW002

D

BA22

Crochet

Filet Crochet

EW

United States
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Dvorak, R.J.

[13] Art in Crochet

No. 13.

Chicago, Novelty Art Studios, 1918, 15 pgs.

Pretty crocheted yokes, corset covers, boudoir caps, brassiere, doilies, buffet scarf.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

A-DC005

D

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

DC

United States
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Dvorak, R.J.

[17 ]American Beauty, The,

No. 17.

Chicago, Novelty Art Studios, 1919, 15 pgs.

Crocheted yokes and caps, "Grecian", Billie Burke", filet charts, Cluny scarf edging, doilies.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Chicago 1919 lingerie yokes and caps

A-DC004

D

A

Fashion

Crochet

Filet Crochet

DC

United States
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Dames, Magasin des

Album Broderie

All of the embroidery project plates from the1893 volumes of the periodical Magasin des Demoiselles. Freehand designs for surface embroidery, cutwork, whitework monograms, devotional designs, all-over and border designs for lingerie and shirtwaists (blouses), cuffs and collars, Broderie Anglaise (whitework eyelet embroidery), metal thread embroidery, tea napkins and table linens, and more. No counted designs.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS036

D

F721

Embroidery

SW

France
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[Heinrich Kuehn]

Delft blue Dutch windmill

[Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

Small handpainted charted design for a landscape with Dutch windmill, in shades of Delft blue. Possibly a frament of a larger leporello (folded booklet), chart page is much larger than the painted motif. No publisher's credit on the piece, but the grid size used and the text "Deponirt" in a characteristic font may indicate Heinrich Kuehn is the source. Modern recharting and DMC color key are included. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, and beading.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS014

D

H215

Embroidery

BerlinWork

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Dutch people

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Charted design for an outdoor scene in shades of Delft blue, featuring Dutch people in traditional dress, and a dog-cart. Modern recharting and DMC color key are included. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, and beading.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS015

D

H301

Embroidery

BerlinWork

IS

German
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Delamotte, F.G.

Medieval Alphabets and Initials

for Illuminators

Crosby Lockwood and Son, 7, Stationers'Hall Court, Ludgate Hill, London.

21 multicolor plates of collected examples of Medieval manuscript style calligraphy and ornamented letter forms. A few complete alphabets. No sources named.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS062

D

F321

RMT-H420

Calligraphy

MedievalRen

SW

United Kingdom
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Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV001

D

H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV002.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV002

D

H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV003.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV003

D

H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV004.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV004

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H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV005.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV005

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H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV006.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV006

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H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV007.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV007

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H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV008.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV008

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H915

DV

Netherlands
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Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV009

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H915

DV

Netherlands
H-DV010.th.png   DETAIL PAGE  

Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV010

D

H915

DV

Netherlands
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Tapijtontwerp

Permission to use images donated by Deventer Verhaal, successor of Historisch Museum Deventer, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-DV011

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H915

DV

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E. Frette & C.

Album di Desegni per Ricamo a Colori.

Milano, c. 1900, 22 plates.

Cross stitch and other embroidery charts and plates -alphabets, elegant formal borders and medallions, stylized flowers and leaves.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

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Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

The Railway Travelling Bag

ANTIQUE-HAND-COLOURED-BERLIN-WOOLWORK-PATTERN-THE-RAILWAY-TRAVELLING-BAG-272046808558

Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

Charted multicolor design for a small traveling bag, or purse flap. Twined interlaced border with a center motif of an antique train locomotive. Includes modern recharting and DMC color key. Design intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch, and beading.

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EDM Slipper in beads and raised Berlin wool

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Englishwomans Domestic Magazine

Charted multicolor design for a slipper front in blue with red and white diamonds and ermine-like spots. Created for The Englishwomans Domestic Magazine but no individual designer is credited. Accompanied by modern recharting and DMC color key.

Images donated by ebay seller whirlycat, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: London 19thC slipper pattern

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Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine (publ.)

Oriental Slipper

Woolwork-Pattern-For-Slipper-262324242648

Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

Supplement, single sheet, litho. Pattern of the front of a slipper top with two colored boteh appliques, and three colored ribbons stitched on black fabric (felt or velvet), with colored stitching in-between.

Image donated by ebay seller sewbusyuk, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Variation on the Ranee Whatnot

Embroidered pelmet. The pattern is very clearly inspired by the Englishwomans Domestic Magazine pattern titled The Ranee Whatnot, but on overlaying the charts there's a clear difference in color choice, and the original pattern has been adapted to the required size. We don't have permission to show the original pattern from the only source I currently am aware of. Fair use allows to show a thumbnail only.

Image donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Permission from the Media Sales & Licensing Team of the Museum to chart the design and publish the chart under our usual licence.

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Small rose garland embroidery

Original pattern is the Englishwomans Domestic Magazine Drawing room mat in gilt frame, G-RS008.

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EDM The Windsor Whatnot, pattern in red and blue

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Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

Charted multicolor pattern with a scrolling design for a decorative swag or valence, intended for use on a "what-not" (a small display etagere or shelf unit). Pattern shown upside down. Expressly designed for the Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine. Printed in Strasburgh, print. G. Silbermann. Pattern in gold and green curls on a red and blue background. Original plus modern recharting, and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross stitch.

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Farbige Vorlagen fur Handarbeiten in Modernem Geschmack

Heft III [3] Blatt 13-18 Neue Muster fur Smyrna, Kreuzstich und Gobelin.

Berlin W. Verlag von Franz Ebhardt & Co.

Six handpainted patterns with beautiful colorful charted designs for embroidery. Very rare booklet.

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Edgarton, Miss S.C.

Flower Vase, The

containing The Language of Flowers and Their Poetic Sentiments.

Lowell, Massachusetts 1844, 158 pgs.

Useful little book that lists dozens of flowers with descriptions and their accepted sentiment of the time.

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Egenolff, Christian.

Modelbüch / aller art: Nehewercke und Stickens.

Mit ettlichen newen / künstlichen/vormals verhaltenen Stucken und Stapelen / Als. Venedigische Stern und Gewirck. Off der Laden Und nach der Tal. Die Melisch / meis Arbeit. Plattstich / Creuzstich / Stichwerck.

Frankfort, 1533 (see plate 28)], reprinted Dresden: George Gilbers, 1880, 71 plates.

Wonderful 16th century embroidery tracing patterns: leaf, vine and floral borders, fantastical birds and animals.

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Ehrlich, Antonie .

Antonie Ehrlich Crochet Book No. 3:

Original Designs in Filet Crochet

Philadelphia, Ehrlich Publishing Co., 1915, 32 pgs.

Filet lace for collars, inserts, edgings, table cloths, etc. Traditional, floral, fruit bird, Colonial America patterns.

Scans donated by Ann Heiser, edited by Judith Adele.

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A.P. Eisen (publ.)

Rose Border

15

A.P. Eisen

Very old handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern. Roses with forget-me-nots.

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Ellison, Nellie & Melvia M. Stoddard

Corticelli Lessons in Tatting

Book No. 3

Florence, Mass., Corticelli Silk Mills, 1916, 56 pgs.

Instructions for tatting stitches, hundreds of patterns for edgings and insertions, some incorporating manufactured braids and rickrack, medallions, doilies, appliqués, camisole yokes, lampshade, lace baskets.

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Embroidered footstool

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Multicolor charted design for wide border or center insertion strip of lozenges. Adapted from velvet covered footstool (also pictured). Original was in Berlin woolwork or needlepoint.

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Embroidering-Sample-Book for ladies

IV [4]

Max Jacobij & Zeller, 70 John Str. New York

16 pages of charted pattern for cross-stitch or needlepoint. Shown multiple tones using grey scale. Mostly borders, geometrics and arabesques, plus butterfly, shell, and devotional motifs. No date, but looks quite old.

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1730 Embroidery Pattern book

A collection of hand-drawn embroidery patterns from the Mary Ann Beineke Collection at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. 100 pages, out of which 45 contain actual patterns; those are shown here. For the original, see the external pdf link.

Permission to re-edit and republish given by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Patterns charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Embroidery patterns - Dessins de broderie - Neueste Stickvorlagen

Part of an embroidery leporello, with two slipper designs. No publisher given.

Original design in the collection of the Openluchtmusem Arnhem, published with permission for reuse on the Europeana website. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Les Heures de L'Aiguille

Paris, [La Mode de Fillette, c.1915, p. 4]

Single sheet, probably from "La Mode de Fillette", filet crochet pattern of a chicken

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Endrucks-Leichtenstern, Eleonore

Schiffchen-Spitzen, Die

Mit 4 Musterbeilagen, Band 10

Leipzig, Berlag Otto Beyer, 1920, 22 pgs.

German language book of needle tatting patterns, plus a separate set of inserts containing directions to make the designs. Insert includes an English key to the symbols and terms used.

Scans donated by Martha Ess, edited by Martha Ess.

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Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

Fleur de Lys

Embroidery and beadwork pattern for firescreen

Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

Charted multicolor pattern for hanging, chair back or screen featuring fleur de lys motifs on a fringed curtain with a header. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, beading, or cross-stitch.

Photo and chart of pattern donated by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Ernst, Henri, ed.

Ceramique Orientale

Paris, c.1920, Henri Ernst

Colored plates of Persian, Anatolian and Syrian ceramics from the 12th through the 18th centuries. Some very beautiful patterns and designs, similar to fabric patterns of the times.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele

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Ernst, Henri, ed.

Tapisseries et Etoffes Coptes

Paris, c.1920, Henri Ernst

Fascinating medieval Egyptian, Ethiopian and other African Christian textile art. The animals and birds are especially wonderful, rabbits and chickens my particular favorites.

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Erstmann, Friedrich & Helbig, Paul,

A-B-C der Stickerin, Das.

Leipzig, Rudolph Gerstacker, [c.1915, 87 plates]

Cross stitch charts and embroidery tracing patterns - beautiful art nouveau designs of alphabets, borders, flowers, animals and rural scenes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Erstmann, Friedrich & Helbig, Paul,

A-B-C der Stickerin, Das.

Leipzig, Rudolph Gerstacker, [c.1915, 87 plates]

Cross stitch charts and embroidery tracing patterns - beautiful art nouveau designs of alphabets, borders, flowers, animals and rural scenes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, remastered by FireRose.

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Exhibition Book of Crochet Elegancies.

In coloured Twine with Illustrations in Gold and & Colors And Recipes for Working.

London: Faudel and Phillips, [c.1851], 8 pgs + 4 plates.

Victorian era patterns for a tapestry crochet carriage bag, child's gaiters, lace baby cap and edging and two anti-macassars with very early filet crochet.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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A. Crespel DAe.

Filet Brodé, Le.

Lille, France, [c.1900], 34 pgs.

Plates illustrating darned net (filet), but also suitable for cross-stitch and filet crochet. Most of the plates are clear enough to work from. Includes borders, squares, scenes from fairy tales, myths, lords and ladies, the virtues, some Roman gods and heroes, heraldic beasts, and classical cherubs. A few of the designs can be sourced to 16th century modelbooks, but they are not attributed.

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[4] Fables de La Fontaine, Les.

Broderies & Ouvrages de Dames Album No. 4, 32 Fables en carre de 26 cent. donné en grandeur d'exécution.

Paris, M Orsoni, [c. 1921], 33 pgs.

Charming set of embroidery patterns of scenes of traditional fables, with instructions. In French, with much supplemental information in English added by the editor (see notes at the back of the book)

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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Edward, T.

Fancy Braid and Crochet Book

Lynn, Mass.: T.E. Parker, 1885, 16 pgs.

Patterns for crocheted edgings to utilize the new manufactured braids that were becoming available in the 1880's, many of which have not been manufactured since the 1920's. Some beautiful effects that don't take long to work up.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele Rescanned HC17

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Farnes, Emma.

Alphabets in Crochet & Tatting, Book No. B

For Use in Door Panels & Table Covers & Including Small Filet Designs & Cross Mesh Filet Letters for Corners.

St. Louis, F.P. Spuehler, [c.1915], 17pgs.

Filet alphabets and motifs, including birds and animals.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited by Kathleen Mattlingly.

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Farnes, Emma

Fifteen New Crocheted Yokes With Full Instructions:

Lingerie that you can reproduce & of which you will be proud. My Book No. C.

[St. Louis, Missouri: E.C. Spuehler, c.1915], 15 pgs.

Crochet directions for fifteen yokes for camisoles, nightgowns and corset covers. All based on filet or cluster stitches, some with laced ribbon inclusions. Brief directions in prose, but clear photos of all items accompany.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele. Duplicate in box 53

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Farnes, Emma

New -- Large Filet Designs, Door Panels & Original Picture Designs

My Book No. D, Motifs for Altar Cloths

St. Louis, Missouri. E.C. Spuehler Publisher, c.1915, 15 pgs.

Filet charts of birds, patriotic, church and traditional motifs.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele

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Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

TA

United States
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Farnes, Emma.

My Book No. G, The Antique Design or Spider

In Many Variations - Showing Yokes: Corners, Edges and Insertions

St. Louis, Missouri: E.C. Spuehler, [c.1910], 16 pgs.

Stitch instructions for a dozen or so different crocheted spider pattern squares, and patterns to use them in edgings, corners, and camisole yokes.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA005

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6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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Farnes, Emma.

[F] Edges and Corners

My Book Number F.

St. Louis, Mo., E.C. Spuehler, [c.1915], 15 pages.

Pattern treasury of crochet edgings and corners. Prose directions and photographed examples.

Scans donated by Diane Bayley, edited by Judith Adele.

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Crochet

Lace

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United States
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Faudel Phillips & Sons London

BERLIN-WOOL-WORK-pattern-x-archive-collection-1860s-hand-painted-to-useframe-g-142042743250

Faudel Phillips & Sons, London

Small embroidery pattern, painted but not like the usual Berlin woolwork pattern, it looks more stencilled like the Arbeitsstube patterns.

Images donated by ebay seller amgarchive, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J901C

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

AA

United Kingdom
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J. Feller in Dusseldorf

Musterbuch enthaltend Einfache Schmiede-Arbeiten

Zum Gebrauche fur Stadt und Land

Verlag von Otto Maier, Ravensburg [1892]

Hardcover folder with 100 images of simple ironwork, suitable for urban and rural use. Incomplete; nearly half of the images are missing.

Scanned by permission of Arnout Bosch, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2017-06-30.

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H131

Metalwork

RMT-H630

AB

German
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Femme Elegante, La

[Paris? c.1946]

French language fashion plates with descriptions for summer womens' collection p[ossibly from the early 1950s, Includes a few pages of childrens' wear, some notes on knitting an dknitting stitch patterns, and a photo of knitted accessories with a descriptin oin English.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Paris 1946 fashion plates

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BB12

Fashion

Beading

Fashion

Knitting

DG

France
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Filet flower square, probably Sajou

6150

Square flower design, with border and central motif, in three colors. For filet embroidery or cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J6105

Filet

Embroidery

Embroidered net

Cross-stitch

IS

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Filet square

Antique-FRENCH-White-FILET-LACE-Embroidered-PANEL

Charted design for a square motif featuring pineapples, intended for filet (darned net) and to be inserted in a tablecloth. Can also be used for filet crochet or cross stitch.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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I8310

Embroidery

Filet

Charts

XX

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Corner design nr 3

Quarter pattern of a flower design, hand-inked on semitransparant paper. Most likely intended for a lace edging around a doily. The center is diamond shaped, the doily itself would be nearly square.

From the collection of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig. Photographed by Enzo Lima, published with permission of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig.

I-LZ003

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J801M

Filet

Charts

Cross-stitch

Doilies

LZ

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Wolf & Dupeyron, ed.

Le Filet Ancien au Point de Reprise III

192 Modeles artistiques inedites

Wolf & Dupeyron, editeurs, 104 Faubourg Poisonniere, Paris

Volume 3 from the well-known Filet Ancien series. Charted designs for darned net (filet), also useful for filet crochet, cross-stitch, and voided embroidery (Assisi). Motifs include classical Greek/Roman gods, heroes, and cherubs; Egyptian heiroglyphics and ornament; geometric and floral borders, strips, corners, and ovals; Renaissance formal beasts and birds; cornucopias, urns and baskets; months of the year; kings and knights; a panel of celtic entwined beasts; the four seasons; a majestic dragon; and what looks to be a coat or jacket. Modern re-charting provided for ease of use.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

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H310

Filet

Embroidery

TT

France
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Wolf & Dupeyron, ed.

Le Filet Ancien au Point de Reprise IV

210 Modeles artistiques inedites

Wolf & Dupeyron, editeurs, 104 Faubourg Poisonniere, Paris

Charts for filet crochet, cross stitch, darned netting, etc. Doilies, curtains and large pieces; plus borders, corners, edgings, ovals, square and spot inserts mostly in Baroque and Classical revival styles. Lots of cupids and mythical beasts. Some geometric and floral designs. Notable three-section lampshade with Dutch boys and girls; two designs for collars; four seasons cupid grouping; heraldic strips; Medieval lords/ladies strip; devotional strip.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, charted by Franciska Ruessink, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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I831a

Filet crochet

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet

TT

France
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Wolf Dupeyron, ed.

Le Filet Ancien VII

Au Point de Reprise, 248 Modeles artistiques inedites Wolf & Dupeyron Editeurs 104 Faubourg Poissonniere, Paris

Wolf & Dupeyron, Paris

36 pattern pages and 4 pages with advertisements for patterns for sale.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Judith Adele, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

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H629

Embroidery

Filet

TT

France
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Filet or embroidery design for a doily or doily edging

Quarter pattern of a flower design, hand-inked on semitransparant paper. Most likely intended for a lace edging around a doily.

From the collection of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig. Photographed by Enzo Lima, published with permission of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig.

I-LZ001

F

J8015

Filet

Doilies

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

LZ

German
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Filet or embroidery design for a doily or doily edging

Quarter pattern of a flower design, hand-inked on semitransparant paper. Most likely intended for a lace edging around a doily.

From the collection of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig. Photographed by Enzo Lima, published with permission of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig.

I-LZ002

F

J801K

Filet

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Doilies

LZ

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Filet or embroidery design for a doily or doily edging

Quarter pattern of a flower design, hand-inked on semitransparant paper. Most likely intended for a lace edging around a doily. Oval shape.

From the collection of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig. Photographed by Enzo Lima, published with permission of the Grassi Museum in Leipzig.

I-LZ004

F

J901A

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Filet

LZ

German
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Filet square from an Army-Navy tablecloth

A single filet square, geometric border around a rose. From an Army-Navy tablecloth, filet squares in a chessboard pattern, the other squares embroidered in whitework in a similar pattern. Chart only.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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I8310

Embroidery

Filet

Rose

whitework

XX

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Filet II Filet Hongrois

Dessins permettant l'execution en plusiers couleurs - 6 grandes planches, 1 planche double

Emile Bru, 5-7 Avenue de la Chevalerie, Bruxelles (concessionaire pour Belgique)

Charts for filet (darned net) with densities of weave indicated (Hungarian Filet). Can be adapted for multicolor filet crochet. Very large vignette designs presented on small pages: parlor knitter, punting on the river, formal silouette, barnyard chicken, plus assorted geometric and floral borders, some with corners. Original specifies 6 big pages, and one double page, but only 5 plates remain.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele. Two planches charted by Sarah Duehr.

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F923

Embroidery

Filet

SW

France
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Fiorini, L.

Ricami su Grossa Rete

Album Primo [1]

Casa Editrice Sonzogno, Milano, Della Societa an. Alberto Matarelli, Via Passarella 15.

16 pattern pages and a short explanation of the stitches used. No date given, except possibly 3-30-10.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

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F

J610H

Filet

Embroidery

Lace

II

Italy
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Fiorini, L.

Ricami du Grossa Rete

Album Secondo [2]

Casa Editrice Sonzogno, Milano, Della Societa an. Alberto Matarelli, Via Passarella 15.

16 pattern pages and a short explanation of the stitches used. No date given, except possibly 3-30-10.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

D-II008

F

J801E

Filet

Embroidery

Cross-stitch

II

Italy
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Ornate antique beadwork firescreen

2-x-ornate-antique-beadwork-panels-decorative-blues-white-and-silver-tapestry381768264732

One of two beaded firescreen banners. Victorian, part embroidery, part beadwork, in monochrome and gold beadwork and shades of blue embroidery.

Donated by ebay seller brought-to-life-again, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-BT001

F

H310

Beading

Embroidery

Facescrn

BT

United Kingdom
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Fischback, Friedrich.

Südslavische Ornamente.

Leipzig, Felix Lay, nd c.1900, 20 plates.

Charted patterns for heavily embroidered panels and bags, and some examples of Serbian jewelry.

Scans donated by Jeb Beelen, edited by Judith Adele.

9-JB001

F

9

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

JB

German
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[Fitch, Mary E.]

Filet Crochet and How to Use It

Series One

Brookline, Mass., M. E. Fitch, 1914, 30 pgs.

Edgings, insertions, and squares for doilies, curtains, bedspreads, napkins and household items.

Scan donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele .

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F

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

DC

United States
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Fitch, Mary E.

[2] Filet Crochet with Instructions,

Series No. 2.

Brookline, Massachusets, 1915, 28 pgs.

Doilies, edgings, insertions, chair back, medallions, alphabet.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA007

F

9

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

TA

United States
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Fitch, Mary E.

[3] Filet Crochet with Instructions,

Series No. 3.

Brookline, Massachusetts, 1915, 28 pgs.

Panels, edgings, insertions - some nice ones with animals and people, doilies, yokes, and an alphabet chart.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA011

F

9

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

TA

United States
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Fitch, Mary E.

[4] Crocheted Yokes and Tatting,

Series No. 4.

Brookline Massachusetts, 1915, 28 pgs.

Crochet and tatting directions for lingerie yokes, plus tatting instructions for collars, handkerchief and towel edgings. Some of the yokes and collars include store-bought fancy braid trim.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA010

F

9

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Lace

Tatting

TA

United States
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Fitch, Mary E.

[5] Manual of Crochet,

Series No. 5.

[Brookline Massachusetts, 1915, 28 pgs]

Filet, tasseled edgings, slippers, doilies, edgings, motifs, cross-stitch embroidery, bags, baby blanket, tennis belt, nut baskets, baby rattle, marine sofa pillow, baby bonnet, alphabet chart.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA014

F

9

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

TA

United States
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Fitzgerald, Sallie G.

Priscilla Basketry Book:

A Collection of Baskets and Other Articles with Lessons for Working and Directions for Dyeing and Staining

Boston, Priscilla Publishing Company, 1911, 48 pgs.

Introduction to plaited and woven reed basket making, includes many basket types, with directions for starting, shaping, making handles, and dyeing materials. Articles on raffia basketry, Native American basket making; some small raffia hats and novelty items; intro to split basketery, suggestions for raffia on canvas.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA017

F

C214

Basketry

JA

United States
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Fitzwilliam, Ada Wentworth & A.F. Morris Hands.

Jacobean Embroidery:

Its Forms and Fillings Including Late Tudor.

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner, 1912.

Classic work on late Tudor, Stuart, and Jacobean embroidery (late 16th and 17th century), with detailed black and white plates (plus a few in color) showing form, identification, and direction of stitches, all drawn from extant examples. Covers scrolling leaves and florals, typical mounded terrain grounds inhabited by animals and plants, plus birds, beasts, and insects. Only caveat is that the sources are not named.

Project Gutenberg, converted to pdf format Judith Adele.

6-PG002

F

6

Embroidery

PG

United Kingdom
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[Heinrich Kuehn]

19C Victorian beadwork fleur de lys

STUNNING-BUT-TIMEWORN-ANTIQUE-19thc-VICTORIAN-BEADWORK-FLEUR-DE-LYS-391091586626

Artifact photo of a beaded and embroidered pillow cover with a repeating pattern of French lilies, in white and grey beads surrounded by black woolwork, on a background of turquoise beadwork. Accompanied by modern recharting and DMC color key. Design suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch, or beading.

Image donated by ebay seller vanye90, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-VY002

F

GB30

Beading

Embroidery

VY

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Fleur-de-lys screen

Another actual contemporary embroidery made from the Fleur-de-Lys pattern.

images donated by ebay seller vanye90

E-VY001

F

EC21

Charted

VY

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Floral Doilies, Book No. 258

New York, The Spool Cotton Company, 1949, 15 pgs

Colorful, three dimensional crocheted doilies.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA076

F

C214

Crochet

JA

United States
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Florence Home Needlework 1887

Florence, Mass., Nonotuck Silk Co, 1887, 96 pgs.

Silk beaded purses and bags, with charts for beaded initials, knit silk mittens, stockings, baby booties, knit fancy stitches and a lamp shade.

Scans donated by Judith Adele and Luann Pfost, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA077

F

C214

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

JA

United States
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Florence Home Needlework with Corticelli Silk

Florence, Mass, Nonotuck Silk Co., 1895, 96 pgs

Silk embroidery, needlepoint lace, knitting, crochet patterns for household items and clothing accessories.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Judith Adele.

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CA14

Crochet

Embroidery

AK

United States
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Flower motif with white, pink, red flower

Single sheet, handpainted, multicolor charted design for a spray of anemone flowers. Includes original, a modern recharting, and a DMC color key for the modern chart. Intended for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Patrick Vonk, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

D-YS055

F

H629

Embroidery

BerlinWork

PV

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Flower Garden Doilies, Lily Design Book No. 52

Shelby, N.C., Lily Mills Company, 1950, 15 pgs.

Colorful three dimensional doilies, coasters placemats and a tablecloth

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA080

F

C214

Crochet

JA

United States
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Flynn, Louise and others

Priscilla Smocking Book:

A Collection of Beautiful and Useful Patterns with Directions for Working

Boston, Priscilla Publishing Company, 1925, 48 pgs.

Excellent instructions for a variety of techniques, with instructions, including flower smocking and Bulgarian smocking, and stitch pattern charts to use as transfers.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, not edited yet.

B-JA018

F

C214

Sewing

JA

United States
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Jacques Foillet

Musterbuch: Nouveaux Portrait de Points Coupe

Et Dentelles en petite moyenne & grande forme

1891 reprint of 1598, Montbeliard, Paris edition

Reproduction of the Montbeliard needle lace modelbook from 1598. Blocks, corners, and squares for cutwork (point coupe, withcrawn thread work), plus scalloped dags that can be combined to make complex lace panels and S2trims. French language. Introduction and plea to young ladies in the front. No working instructions.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS021

F

BA31

RMT-H407

Lace

SW

France
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Ford, Anna Grayson, ed., et al.,

Treatise on Embroidery, Crochet and Knitting with Illustrations,

adapted to the use of M. Heminway & Sons' Wash Silks (Oriental Dyes).

New York, M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co., 1899, 133 pgs.,

Embroidery stitch and fringing instructions (some complex), an essay on the silk industry, a list of college colors, transfer patterns for alphabets, floral designs with instructions and astonishingly beautiful colored plates. Also drawn thread instructions, crocheting and knitting instructions and patterns for edgings, baby items, bags, slippers, caps, undershirts, mittens, and hose.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

7-LP001

F

7

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

LP

United States
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Fuchs, Leonard

De Rubia Tinctorum

extract from De Stirpium Historia

Basel

One page, front and back, from an old herbal (1542), concerning madder, a plant from which the roots were used to make a red dye.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2019-01-25.

I-WS004

F

IB017

WS

Switzerland
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Rare-Vintage-Handcrafted-Late-19th-Mother-of-Pearl-Inlaid-Wood-Syrian-guest-room/161729471514

Complete furniture of a guest reception room. Mother of Pearl mosaic Inlaid Arabesque Art, Middle Eastern, Syrian. Late Ottoman empire. Early 19th century. Four chairs, two armchairs, two 3-seaters, two coffee tables, and a fabulous wall chest with mirror. The item is still on ebay, far beyond our budget.

Images donated by ebay seller kcstrac

I-KC001

F

J131

Wood Decoration

Furniture

KC

SY is onbekend
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Floral Corner Design

Heinrich Kuehn Berlin 14349

Heinrich Kuehn Berlin

Multicolor counted design for corner and border of a large doily or tea cloth. Pink and yellow flowers in rondels and squares with background geometric lines. Suitable for cross-stitch. Includes modern re-charting and DMC color key.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink

F-IS005

F

G913

BerlinWork

Corner

Embroidery

Cross-stitch

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Floral corner design with carnations and blue swirls

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

A single sheet, probably taken from a booklet, with a corner design. The flowers are pink carnations, surrounded by blue swirls.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS089

F

IB014

Embroidery

Charts

Flower

BerlinWork

IS

German
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Crossed And Striped Woolwork Pattern

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Charted multicolor design for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint or cross stitch. Diagonal stripes and flowers all-over motif. Suitable for cushion, purse, or shoes.

Images donated by ebay seller oaltd2010, pattern reconstructed and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-OA002

G

G331

Charted

OA

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Les Dentelles Au Lacet

117 Modeles dont 105 en grandeur d'execution

GB

A book about tape lace, more or less like the Wolf Dupeyron albums, with 36 pages of patterns and 4 pages of patterns that could be bought separately. Also included a page about types of tape for sale.

Scans donated by Sytske, edited by Sytske, 2013.

D-YS014

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DB16

SW

France
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Garbutt, Helen, ed.

Priscilla Bedspread Book

A Collection of Patterns from the Modern Priscilla with Beautiful New Designs Never Before Published.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1914, 48 pgs.

Several dozen crochet patterns for making bedspreads from cotton thread - clever hexagons, flower, square and filet designs to sew or crochet together, plus insertions, edgings and knotted fringes.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA029

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6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

JA

United States
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Garnitures, Album a conserver pendant toute l'annee 1906

Nota: Nous prions instamment nos Clientes de ne jamais couper les dessins de l"album, pour les demandes il suffit d'indiquer le numero du patron, la nature de l'echantillon et la quantite. Pour les dentelles et broderies ne jamais oublier d'indiquer la nuance.

[Paris, c.1890]

Catalogue of dresses and materials to be used when ordering those dresses.

Scans provided by Rijksmuseum

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J8016

RMT-H503

Sewing

costume

XX

France
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Gaugain, Jane.

Lady's Assistant for Executing Useful and Fancy Designs in Knitting, Netting and Crotchet,

Illustrated by Fifteen Engravings, Showing Various Stitches in the Art of Netting.

Edinburgh, I.J. Gaugain's, 1840, 210 pgs.

Knitting patterns, netting, crochet instructions and patterns. Many beautiful bags.

Scans donated by Isabel Gancedo, edited by Isabel Gancedo.

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9

BritVict

Crochet

Knitting

IG

United Kingdom
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Gazette des Dames et des Demoiselles

Nr. 242

Vve Alfred Rosselin

Charted design for a floral wreath, with a central sprig, inside a squared geometric border with corners. Can be used for cross-stitch, filet crochet, lacis (net darning), beadwork, etc.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited and charted idem.

C-YS047

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DB23

Embroidery

Charted

SW

France
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Geisha

2993 and 2994

[Paris? c.1878] 2 single sheets

A charted geometric square presented in two full-color variants. Japanese influenced vaguely Art Nouveaux style.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma from the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

C-VP002

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F111

Embroidery

Charted

SW

France
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The book of Genesis

Now printed in the authorised version and illustrated after drawings by F. Cayley Robinson

London: Philip Lee Warner, Publisher to the Medici Society Ltd. MDCCCCXIV 1914.

First book of the Bible, famous edition among book lovers, mainly because of the limited edition and beautiful illustrations.

Scans (of illustrations only) donated by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-YS009

G

F111

RMT-H407

SW

United Kingdom
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No title page

Small leporello, eight colored patterns, eight monochrome letter pages.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele

B-YS042

G

E406

Embroidery

SW

German
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Gerspach, M

Les Tapisseries Coptes

Paris, Maison Quantin, [c.1890], 153 plates plus introduction.

French language illustrated catalog of Coptic textile design (mostly woven but some embroidered). 153 plates, some in color, of museum artifacts, with the originals dating from late antiquity to the early Middle Ages. Some plates were hand-colored; this copy shows partially colored plates as well. Comparision with another original on the Internet Archive and a Dover reprint shows that their colored plates contain the colors in this APL copy, and more. Link to IA copy is included. Text includes notes on dyes and threads used. No specific museum source accession info included.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma

C-YS460

G

H118

Weaving

RM-trans

Various

SW

France
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Gilbert, Jane

Bags Crocheted & Knitted

Bag Book No. 4

New York, H.K.H. Silk Company, Inc.

Beautiful silk beaded bags, beading charts, tassels, fringes.

Scans donated by Ruth Merriam, edited by Judith Adele.

B-RM001

G

C205

Beading

RM

United States
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Giornale Delle Famiglie

Novembre 1865 Tav. 63

Milano, 1865, Giornale Delle Famiglie, two plates

Tapestry stitch panels - heraldic lion and griffen, and two formal classical patterns.

Pattern donated by anonymous donor.

B-HL002

G

D722

BerlinWork

HL

Italy
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Gluehr

Square embroidered frame

Louis Gluehr, Berlin.

Square embroidered frame for photographs, published as a quarter pattern. The chart has the complete pattern. One corner has been done in a different color to show the effect of another background color.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

E-YS002

G

E202

Charted

BerlinWork

SW

German
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Godey

Godey's needlework patterns

from Godey's Magazine 1830-1839

Philadelphia, Louis A. Godey, excerpts from 1830-1839

Needlework and craft patterns excerpted from nine years of the Godey's Ladies Book periodical. Many forms of freehand surface, cutwork embroidery for use on clothing and household linen; needle lace; embroidery on net; metal thread embroidery; sculpting in plaster, wax and clay; decorative painting; patterns for embroidered hats and hat trims; paper crafts; lampshades and glass boxes; pincusions and needle books; handkerchiefs; patchwork quilting; and more.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright and Judith Adele..

C-HW002

G

EA06

Embroidery

HW

United States
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Godey's

Toy Shop, and The Christmas Tree,

excerpt from Godey's Ladies Book and Magazine, 1860,

Illustrations and descriptions of Christmas ornaments and toys.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright.

7-HW001

G

7

Fashion

HW

United States
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Goggingen Hakelvorlagen 28

Zwirnerei & Nahfaden-Fabrik Goggingen

Single page promotional handout showing a simple lacy flower motif in crochet, joined by long crocheted chains. Instruction in German.

Scan donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma

C-YS387

G

DB30

Crochet

SW

German
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Goeggingen Zwirnerei und Nahfadenfabrik (publ.)

Goeggingen publicity leaflets #25 and 27

Goeggingen Zwirnerei und Nahfadenfabrik

A combination of motifs on two Goeggingen publicity leaflets. The motifs were spread across these two, some half on one and half on the other. Some rearrangement has been done.

No permission to show the original images. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-RA001

G

J801J

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

RA

German
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Zwirnerei & Nahfadenfabrik Goeggingen

Vorlagen fur Buntstickerei

Auflage 1904 5 (Kreis Schwaben) (Bayern)

Goeggingen

Multicolor charted design for two floral borders, one of small bunched pale violet and red flowers (possibly geraniums), and one of red poinsettia like flowers on a wavy background. Original handpainted design with modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for cross-stitch.

Scans donated by Ruby Struiksma, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-RB004

G

G601

Embroidery

Charted

RB

German
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Zwirnerei & Nahfadenfabrik Goeggingen

Vorlagen fur Buntstickerei

Auflage 1904 22 (Kreis Schwaben) (Bayern)

Goeggingen

Multicolor charted design for a large motif of red roses and green, twined leaves. Can be mirrored to produce a square, or echoed to use as the end of longer runner. Original handpainted design with modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for cross-stitch.

Scans donated by Ruby Struiksma, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-RB002

G

G601

Embroidery

Charted

RB

German
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Alphabet Vorlagen fur Baumwoll Stickerei

Zwirnerei und Nahfaden-Fabrik Goggingen

Freehand calligraphed alphabet for surface embroidery or whitework monograms. Leaflet given as promotional material by the sewing thread factory in Goggingen.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS065

G

DC21

whitework

SW

German
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Göggingen

Alphabet Vorlagen für Baumwoll Stickerei

Advertising material of the thread factory in Goggingen, Bavaria

Bayern, Goeggingen, 1904, 6 plates

Charted designs for alphabets intended for monograms and samplers, ranging from small to large size. Serif, sans-serif, ornate, and blackletter typefaces, ornamented letter forms, and numbers. Some pages are missing because at least one alphabet is only partial. Suitable for cross-stitch.

Donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

C-YS048

G

C422

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
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Göggingen

Vorlagen für Buntstickerei

Advertising material of the thread factory in Goggingen, Bavaria

Bayern, Goeggingen, 1899, 4 plates

6 pages of multicolor charted designs for flower and leaf embroidered borders, medallions and sprigs. Art Nouveau influence. Suitable for cross-stitch (some use of linear stitches).

Donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

C-YS049

G

C422

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
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Golden Tapestry pattern

ASSORTMENT-OF-FIVE-19TH-20TH-CENTURY-TAPESTRY-SEAT-COVERS231837753371 ASSORTMENT-OF-FIVE-19TH-20TH-CENTURY-TAPESTRY-STOOL-COVERS-231837755369

Pullan, Ladies Manual of Fancy Work: Golden Tapestry Patterns, are designed in three shades of gold, with a plain dark ground. Two of the gold shades are a sort of brownish yellow, the lightest always yellow silk. With claret, blue or green ground, this style of work is very rich and chaste looking. Borders for table-covers are especially handsome in it; and by care with the grounding it will correspond with any kind of furniture. https://archive.org/stream/ladysmanualoffan1859pull#page/30/mode/2up

Images donated by Ebay seller oaltd2010, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-OA001

G

G316

Charted

OA

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Goubaud.

Madame Goubaud's Point Lace Book

Instructions and Patterns, Numerous Illustrations.

London: Ward, Lock and Tyler, [c. 1880], 56 pgs.

Battenberg-type laces; with an encyclopedia of point stitches - points, bars, edgings, wheels -and patterns for the laces.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA001

G

6

Lace

Point Lace

DA

United Kingdom
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Gracieuse 1910

De Gracieuse

From the Dutch ladies magazine De Gracieuse, year 1910, all charted patterns.

Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

H-FR087

G

I425

FR

Netherlands
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Grafshoff

14014

Grafshoff, Berlin

Graphed muilticolor roundel motif of twining acanthus style leaves, probably hand-painted.

Remaster by Sytske Wijnsma

D-YS180

G

DC07

BerlinWork

Charted

SW

German
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Grafshoff 14041

Rudolph Grafshoff, Berlin

Hand-tinted multicolor charted design for one quarter of a symmetrical round motif. Hand painting with hand-notations on each color square. Badly damaged. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch, or beading.

Photo and chart donated by Sytske Wijnsma

C-YS192

G

DC07

Embroidery

Charted

SW

German
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Green and cream diamond design

vintage wonderful hand embroidered art 252696062195

A repeating pattern with green and cream diamonds, yellow details and dark brown backstitches, from an old table runner.

Image donated by ebay seller gogilas33, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-GG001

G

IB01H

Embroidery

Repeat

Charts

Cross-stitch

GG

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German motifs sampler

Plan for a sampler of German motifs and fills for a cross-stitch sampler. Charted designs on graph paper, cut out and affixed to a larger sheet of graph paper, to create a project layout (how it was done Before Computers).

Donated by Constance van der Griet

D-CK002

G

H629

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

CK

German
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Griet, Constance van der

Notebook of the North

480 pages of hand charted patterns

The result of years of research into antique patterns, as well as designs made from antique objects and images. Page 463 to 482 contain motifs from the Deventer samplers. Currently the count stands at 482 scans (of 480 pages) but there's more to come!

Scans of drawings donated by Constance van der Griet, in the process of being edited and recharted.

D-CK001

G

G331

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

CK

Canada
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Griet, Constance van der

Word sampler

Plan for a curious cross-stitch sampler made up of seemingly random words in alphabetical order. Charted designs on graph paper, cut out and affixed to a larger sheet of graph paper, to create a project layout. Good example of mixing fancy initial letters with a smaller, simpler font.

Donated by Constance van der Griet.

D-CK004

G

H629

Letter

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

CK

Canada
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Griet, Constance van der

Seven pattern sheets J715

J715

Handdrawn original designs on chart paper, crinoline ladies, sampler motifs, animals, children.

Scans donated by Constance van der Griet, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Copyrighted, published with author's permission.

J-CK001

G

J6109

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Motif

CK

Canada
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Grunthals Verlag

Lamb with cross on cushion

Grunthals Verlag in Berlin 2870

Grunthals Verlag, Berlin.

Multicolor charted pattern of devotional<br>eligious image showing a lamb and cross on a red cushion. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. acquisition details unknown.

G-TP020

G

GB23

BerlinWork

Embroidery

TP

German
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Flower wreath

Grunthals 7111

Grunthals

Charted multicolor design for a wreath of petunias. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, beading.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

E-YS001

G

E104

BerlinWork

Charted

SW

German
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Grunthals

Butterflies

5544

Grunthals Verlag Berlin

Multicolor charted design sheet featuring five butterflies that can be stitched as one piece, or as separate motifs. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or beading. Modern recharting and DMC color key only, no photo of original.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma, no permission to show original or link to image.

I-XX001

G

I799

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

XX

German
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Grunthals Verlag in Berlin

6288

BERLIN-WOOL-WORK-pattern-x-archive-collection-1860s-hand-painted-to-useframe-h-142042744759

Grunthals Verlag in Berlin

Charted multicolor design for four all-over repeats, featuring leafy, twining forms. These would be especially appropriate for 1860s carpetbags, piano cusions, footstools, fire screens and the like. Includes handpainted original, modern recharting and DMC color key. Design intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch, and beading.

Images donated by ebay seller amgarchive, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

G-AA010

G

G930

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Repeat

AA

German
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Guilmard, D

Tourneur Parisien, Le:

Receuil de Documents pour les Tourneurs et les Amateurs, 2eme Partie

Paris, Bureau du Journal le Garde-Meuble, c.1860, 24 pgs.

Woodworking plans, drawings and elevations of turned legs and other furniture pieces for home builders and furniture makers.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW001

G

B820

Woodworking

SW

France
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Guilmard, D

Tourneur Parisien, Le:

Receuil de Documents pour les Tourneurs et les Amateurs, Premiere Partie

Paris, Bureau du Journal le Garde-Meuble, c.1860, 24 pgs.

Woodworking plans, drawings and elevations of turned woodwork for home builders and furniture makers.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, images edited by Sytske Wijnsma

D-YS176

G

D901

Woodworking

SW

France
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40 Hot Pot Holders

To crochet with Enterprise Yarn

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Judith Adele

E-AK003

H

EC03

AK

United States
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Heinrich Kuehn

Album unknown

Likely Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Photos of an eight page booket of hand tinted multicolor charted mostly geometric designs for borders and corners. No suppplemental graphs provided.

Ebay seller finnuch gave permission to publish the listing photos and use them for charting. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-FN001

H

DB16

Embroidery

Charted

FN

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Embroidery pattern book

Neuestes Stick-Album, Dessins de Broderie, Dibujos para Brodar, Made in Germany

Likely Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

A leporello booklet of three-color embroidery, no name or printer indication, but attributed to HKB because of grid size and other criteria.

Ebay seller finnuch gave permission to publish the listing photos and use them for charting. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-FN002

H

DB09

Embroidery

Charted

FN

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Embroidery pattern book

Neuestes Stick-Album, Dessins de Broderie, Dibujos para Brodar, Made in Germany

Likely Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

A leporello booklet of three-color embroidery, no name or printer indication, but attributed to HKB because of grid size and other criteria.

Ebay seller finnuch gave permission to publish the listing photos and use them for charting. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-FN003

H

DB23

Embroidery

Charted

FN

German
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Hertz & Wegener

Floral corner

Hertz Wegener

Hertz & Wegener, Berlin

Multicolor charted pattern for a formal scrolled floral corner. Original is damaged, with what was probably another corner design snipped off. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, beading, and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-TP004

H

G504

BerlinWork

Charted

TP

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

5438

Twelve small flower motifs

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin C.

Twelve small charted flower motifs in full color, circa 1870s. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or beading. Quite delicate and charming.

Scan donated by Marianne van der Heijden, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-MH003

H

GB23

BerlinWork

Flower

Embroidery

MH

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Madonna della Seggiola

6019

Heinrich Kuehn, Vereinigte Stickmuster-Verlage, Berlin.C.

This design represents a painting by Raffaello Sanzio (Raphael) that is called the Madonna della Seggiola, dated 1513-1514.

Scan and photos of embroidery and pattern donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Image of the painting from Wikipedia, item "Madonna della seggiola".

I-II007

H

IB01K

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

II

German
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Heinrich Kuehn (publ.)

Flower cartouche

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Single sheet, probably from a leporello. No text except the usual Deponirt. Light green stylized flower cartouche with darker green leaves.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS072

H

J6108

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

IS

German
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HKB 5741 St. Catherine

1879-Religious-set-8-BERLIN-HAND-PAINTED-WOOL-WORK-EMBROIDERY-TAPESTRY-PATTERN-291586692280

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Charted multicolor pattern. Devotional image of St. Catherine of Alexandria, with her virgin's crown, martyr's palm, and her iconic execution wheel (which broke at her touch). Circa 1879. Hand painted original, plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint and cross-stitch.

Pattern image donated by ebay seller tinaldw, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-TC013

H

HB25

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

TC

German
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HKB Unknown

Four pages of an unknown embroidery booklet. Most likely HKB, around 1900. Front pages colored collections of motifs , corners, borders, allover patterns. Back pages collections of initials combinations, not complete (will be added later).

Images scanned by Renko Kuperus, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-RK001

H

FC26

RK

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Heinrich Kuehn

Lady and gentleman embroidery pattern

12745

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Multicolor charted pattern, intended for Berlin woolwork. Lovely small design of an 18th century lady, and a gentleman about to offer her a bouquet of roses. Original plus modern recharting, and DMC color key. Can also be used for cross-stitch, needlepoint and beading.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS034

H

GA27

BerlinWork

Embroidery

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Moderne Stickvorlagen Dessins de Broderies Modernes

No 188

Heinrich Kuehn Berlin

Double-sided leporello foldout of 10 leaves. Collection includes linear unit counted pattterns inspired by historical sources, plus alphabets, all-over motifs in block units, narrow and wide borders (some with corners), small accent motifs,and four designs charted on the bias. Intended for double-running or back stitch, and cross-stitch.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS008

H

GB02

Embroidery

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn (publ.)

2682 Chickens

ANTIQUE-1879-BERLIN-HAND-PAINTED-WOOL-WORK-EMBROIDERY-TAPESTRY-PATTERN-CHICKENS291569122687

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Handpainted pattern showing two chickens outdoors.

Images donated by ebay seller tinalwdw, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-TC001

H

J801P

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

Tapestry

TC

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Album 565

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Medium sized brown leporello, with 7 patterns on 6 sheets in muted colors, all corner designs. Suitable for cross-stitch and beadwork.

From the collection of Folva Miller, donated by her grandson Charles Kite. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-11-02.

I-CL001

H

I831p

Embroidery

Charts

Corner

Cross-stitch

Beading

CL

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Moderne Stickvorlagen Dessins de Broderies Modernes No 570

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Leporello (folded folio) of six pages of charted patterns in two colors (black and green). Designs include floral and geometric borders with corners, butterfly band, two goose-girl vignettes, a family of bears, cockatoos, and all-over designs of chrries, and acrons, with matching borders. The reverse side is blank. Original plus modern rechartings. Designs suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, or Berlin woolwork.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS003

H

GB30

Embroidery

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

5730 Jesus

1879-Religious-set-8-BERLIN-HAND-PAINTED-WOOL-WORK-EMBROIDERY-TAPESTRY-PATTERN-291586692280

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Religious subject; Jesus in his traditional red clothes with a blue mantle, but without halo. Part of a series of embroideries of saints.

Image donated by ebay seller tinaldw, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-TC012

H

I530

TC

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Album 584

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Medium sized brown leporello, 6 pages, one side handpainted patterns other side blank. Floral and abstract corner designs, and a heraldic repeating pattern. Suitable for cross-stitch, beadwork, tapisserie.

From the collection of Folva Miller, donated by her grandson Charles Kite. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-11-02.

I-CL002

H

IB016

Embroidery

Charts

Corner

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

Repeat

CL

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Neueste Vorlagen fur Hakel-Arbeiten

No. 88

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Small stapled softcover booklet with 8 pages, one side printed other side blank, with 32 crochet patterns illustrated. No instructions are given. Most are edge designs.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-TT003

H

IB016

Crochet

Edge

TT

German
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Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

983

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Multicolor hand painted charted design for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading. Delicate border of small flowers, mostly in pinks and greens. Original chart, modern re-charting and DMC color key are included.

Scan donated by Renko Kuperus, edited and charted by Steven Stephan, in color and in black-and-white symbols.

E-RK001

H

F906

Charted

RK

German
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[Vereinigte Stickmuster Verlag]

Art-Deco geometric pattern

Multicolor charted page featuring three geometric abstract design in blues and greens, one square, suitable for cushions or chair upholstery. Duplicate of B-VP019, with some painting errors (different from those in B-VP019) corrected in the chart. Three colors, abstract design. The scan is a better copy than B-VP019. Original, plus modern recharting, and DMC color key. Can be used for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint or beading.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

F-IS058

H

H208

Embroidery

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Heinrich Kuehn Flower basket chart

Antique-Hand-Painted-Berlin-Woolwork-Embroidery-Pattern-Chart-Flower-Baskets 362267938565

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Two embroidery corners on one chart, one with flower baskets and a blue flower guirlande, another with pink flowers and blue ribbons. Suitable for tapisserie and cross-stitch. Original shows very careless painting.

Scan donated by ebay seller birdsinhand, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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[Heinrich Kuehn]

Red border design

Heinrich Kuehn Berlin

Small single handpainted charted multicolor border pattern, in muted colors on a red ground. Possibly a frament of a larger leporello (folded booklet). No publisher's credit on the piece, but the grid size used and the text "Deponirt" in a characteristic font may indicate Heinrich Kuehn is the source. Design accompanied by modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch, and beading.

Image donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

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Hertz & Wegener Berlin

11246

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Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Two charted multicolor patterns for geometric strip borders. Hand tinted colors. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint. Possibly intended for mens' suspenders.

Image donated by ebay seller amgarchive, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

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German
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Hertz & Wegener

13225

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Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Multicolor charted pattern of a floral bouquet, darkening in color from white (top) to deep purple (bottom). Approximately 130 stitches square and quite lovely. Hand painted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading.

Images donated by ebay seller raezza, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

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BOUQUET

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Hertz & Wegener

Cat on a blue pillow

13.352

Hertz & Wegener Berlin

Single sheet, handpainted, multicolor charted design of calico tabby cat sitting on a blue cushion. Includes original, and a modern recharting. Intended for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Ann Lawrence, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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German
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Hertz & Wegener

Tea cosy with roses and violets

13758

Hertz & Wegener, Berlin

Single sheet, handpainted, multicolor charted design of a floral wreath with roses, intended to be made up into a tea cozy. Includes original, and a modern recharting. Intended for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Ann Lawrence, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Hertz & Wegener

Slipper in black with red and gold

Hertz & Wegener 1814

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Multicolor charted pattern for a slipper front. Flower and leaf forms, arabesques and acanthus in bright, bold colors on black ground. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Needlework pattern, circa 1870-1900, Germany, by Hertz and Wegener. Acquisition details unknown. Te Papa (GH014495) Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Berlin 1814 slipper pattern

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Hertz & Wegener (publ.)

Tiger

4396

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Handpainted pattern of a young striped wild cat, probably a tiger.

Scan donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J6109

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BerlinWork

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Cross-stitch

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German
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Hertz & Wegener

Roses and morning glories

Hertz & Wegener, Berlin

Multicolor hand painted charted design for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading. Spray of roses and morning glories. Original chart, modern re-charting and DMC color key are included.

Scan donated by Ann Lawrence, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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BOUQUET

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W. Haanstra; Jan Hingman (ill.)

De Spreeuw en de Musch [The Starling and the Sparrow]

Een boek voor een kind dat al leest

1895, Mej L. Hardenberg, Leiden.

20 illustrated pages. A Dutch childrens book about a starling, lost after running away who is fed and sheltered by a sparrow, and eventually manages to reunite with his family, and visits the sparrow to thank him. Beautiful illustrations!

From the collection of Frans Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Hadley, Sara

Irish Crochet Lace, revised

The Lace Maker, Vol. 4 No. 3.

New York: D.S. Bennett, 1911, p 65-88.

Wonderful early 20th C Irish Crochet motifs for collars, doilies, jabots, edgings, insertions and trimmings. The instructions are sketchy; this is for the advanced crocheter.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

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Crochet

Irish crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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Haehnlen, Mary

A Book of Fancy Designs for Ornamenting Oriental Work

Chicago: Mrs. M Haehnlen, 1884, 24 pgs.

Easy and effective embroidery stitches for "crazy" appliqué piecework.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

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DA

United States
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Handbook of Crochet No. 2.

Augusta, Maine, Needlecraft Publishing, c.1921, 31 pgs.

Crocheted table linens, doilies, filet charts, chair backs, baby bonnets and booties, edgings, medallions and insertions.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

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Filet crochet

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United States
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Handkerchief Edgings

Star Book No. 61

American Thread Company

Collection of patterns for handkerchief edgings and corners in thread crochet. Some filet crochet, one very wide and elaborate edging formed of motifs joined together. Directions for all given in prose (no charts). American notation.

Scans donated by Carol A. Carlile.

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American Thread Company

Handkerchief Edgings

Star Edgings 102

American Thread Company

Collection of crochet designs for delicate handkerchief edgings and insertions (with corners), some in multiple colors and many using multiple thread thicknesses. Techniques include thread crochet, tatting and hairpin lace. Prose instructions with a chart for the filet style pattern. American notation.

Book donated by Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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G913

Crochet

Tatting

HD

United States
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Guipure d'Irlande, Premiere Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [35 pgs]

Instructions for Irish Crochet stitches; traditional and fanciful simple motifs.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Irish crochet

JA

France
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Guipure d'Irlande

Quatrième Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [46 pgs].

Fanciful motifs for padded, sculptural Irish Crochet laces, including butterflies, tennis rackets, unusual flowers, a lizard.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

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6

Irish crochet

Lace

DA

France
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Guipure d'Irlande

Deuxième Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [46 pgs], in French.

Instructions for Irish Crochet stitches; elegant little sprigs, flowers and leaves.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, edited by Judith Adele.

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6

Irish Crochet

Lace

DA

France
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Guipure d'Irlande

Troisième Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [46 pgs], in French.

Unusual and rich Irish Crochet flowers, leaves, fruit.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, edited Judith Adele.

6-DA026

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6

Irish Crochet

Lace

DA

France
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Guipure d'Irlande

Sixième Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [49 pgs], in French.

"Star", "little", "arabesque" and flower motifs; photographs showing them used to make exquisite Irish Crochet laces.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA016

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Irish crochet

Lace

DA

France
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Hardouin, G.

Album de Dentelle d'Irlande Fine

Cinquième Volume

Paris: Manufacture Parisienne des Cotons L.V. & M.F.A., [c.1905], [47 pgs].

Fine (sometimes called bébé) Irish Crochet medallions and squares, with photographs of the delicate laces.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA011

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Irish crochet

Lace

DA

France
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Hardouin, Mme.

Gros Crochet, Le [1]

1er Volume.

Paris, Maurice Frings & Cie, [nd c.1900, 40 pgs]

Stunning "Venetian" crochet motifs (flowers, birds, baskets, leaves) and patterns for collars, table linens, elaborate edgings, fringes.

Scans donated by Isabel Gancedo, edited by Judith Adele.

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Irish Crochet

Lace

IG

France
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Hardouin, Mme.

Gros Crochet, Le [2]

2er Volume.

Paris. Maurice Frings & Cie, [nd c.1900, 40 pgs]

More lovely "Venetian" crochet motifs (flowers, birds, leaves) and patterns for collars, bags, elaborate edgings, pillows,

Scans donated by Isabel Gancedo, edited by Judith Adele.

9-IG001

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9

Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

IG

France
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Harichand Anand & Co.

Anand's Embroidery Book

Lahore, Hari Chand Anand & Co., c.1910,

Freehand embroidery designs intended for machine stitching, but can also be used for hand-stitched surface embroidery. Collection includes florals, leaves, cushion mottoes, Chinese-inspired motifs, corners and spot motifs, children at play, farm animals, Easter bunny, alphabets, and decorative sprays for lingerie.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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India
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Harris, Frances A.

Clark's O.N.T. Designs for Crochet Yokes:

Book No. 5 Revised Edition.

Newark, New Jersey, Clark Thread Company, 1920, 25 pages.

Delicate lace yokes, interesting stitches, filet patterns, and embroidery over filet.

Scans donated by Bev Pisko, edited by Judith Adele.

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9

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Lace

BP

United States
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Harris, Frances A.

Clark's O.N.T. Designs for Blouses, Scarfs and Bags,

Book No. 7.

Newark, New Jersey, Clark Thread Company, 1920, 18 pgs.

Crocheted vests, scarf with pockets, filet charts, bags, shawls, large collar.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

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Crochet

Filet crochet

DC

United States
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Hartley, Florence, ed.

Ladies' Hand Book of Fancy and Ornamental Work

Comprising Directions and Patterns for working in Applique, Bead Work, Braiding, Canvas work, Knitting, Netting, Tatting, Worsed Work, Quilting, Patchwork, &c, &c., Illustrated with 262 Engravings

Philadelphia, G.G. Evans, 1860, 240 pgs.

1860 needlework and crafts omibus. About 240 pages, includes braiding (applied ribbons or soutache+E16), Berlin woolwork, broderie anglaise, beadwork, crochet, silk embroidery, guipre cutwork, flower-making, knitting, netting, point lace, tatting, patchwork, point lace, (needle lace), worsted work (wool embroidery) and much more. Oddities include fish scale embroidery, feather work,and Potichomaine (decoupage on glass).

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright and Judith Adele.

Fashion: Philadelphia 1860 slipper, bag and hat patterns

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Fashion

AnteBell

Embroidery

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Hartshorne, Emily

Needlework Designs from Old Examples

Designs for Church Embroidery and Crewel Work. From Old Examples. Collected and Arranged by Emily Sophia Hartshorne. Eighteen Plates, containing upwards of Sixty Patterns. "In the hands of the skilful shall the work be approved"

Griffith & Farran, London. E.P. Dutton & Co., New York. 1880

Eighteen A2 plates with outlined embroidery patterns from various backgrounds. Ten plates have been edited, eight will follow later.

Scanned I402, I524 and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Book transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-05-25.

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Harvey, Lula M.

Priscilla Irish Crochet Book

A Collection of New and Original Designs, With Stitches and Lessons for Working.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1912, 48 pgs.

This is a must-have for crocheters who want to learn how to make Irish crochet lace. Excellent instructions, patterns for a wide variety of flower, fruit and leaf motifs, a few grounds and edgings, instructions for hats, collars, cuffs, yoke, jabot, opera bag, edgings, doily.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Boston 1912 lace coat and dress

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Crochet

Irish crochet

Lace

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United States
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Hasluck, Paul N., ed.

How to Write Signs, Tickets, and Posters

with numerous engravings and diagrams

Philadelphia, David McKay, 1907, 160 pgs.

Manual for professional hand lettering. Materials, tools, and techniques, plus alphabets, ornaments, and discussions of proportion, perspective, and graphic design principles of the time.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Hasluck, Paul N., ed.

Mounting and Framing Pictures

with numerous engravings and diagrams

Philadelphia, David McKay, 1903, 160pgs

Making, gilding, covering, mounting, hanging and packing frames for a variety of purposes.

Scanned by Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2017-11-18.

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HB25

Carpentry

WS

United States
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Hayden, Hazel.

Round Yoke in Tatting,

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 7, Mar. 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916.

Circular tatted yoke with Irish lace-type roses that could also be used as a deep edging for a doily.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Lace

Tatting

AK

United States
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Hees, Marie Antoinette

Old and New Designs in Tatting, Book No. 5

A Manual of Edges Insertions and Motifs Suitable for Yokes, Handkerchiefs, Towels, Luncheon Sets, Piano Scarfs, Curtains, Cushions, Medallions, etc.

St. Louis: Missouri, E.C. Spuehler, [c. 1916], 15 pgs.

Illustrated instructions on how to tat, over a dozen original edging patterns, a butterfly motif, doilies, collars, yokes, a tatted bag, and tatted baby dress and hat.

Scans donated by Rosa Singleton, edited by Judith Adele

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United States
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Die Hakelarbeit I

12 pages, 62 images of crocheted motifs, edges, doilies. No text, no title page.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J6108

Crochet

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Hege, W.C.

Child's Crocheted Bonnet with Star Crown

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 7, Mar. 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing.

Crocheted baby hat with roll stitches (bullion) and "bean stitch" (clusters) that make a flower and shell motif.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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United States
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Album No 520

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Small leporello (accordian folded booklet), with five handpainted counted designs for five geometric borders with associated corners. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or beading. Includes modern re-charting and DMC color key.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Hemert, Maria van

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeders handwerk

24 Plates

Nederlandsche Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen, ca. 1950

24 plates of Dutch folk art motifs, including 12 plates of cross stitch motifs taken from antique samplers. The others show cookie shapes, bent iron work, and other surface and withdrawn thread/darned embroidery and cutwork embroidery patterns from clothes. The flyer announcing the intial pulbication is also included.

From the collection of Mary Fennema, published by kind permission of the copyright holder, Vrouwen Van Nu.

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Maria van Hemert

1. Open Zomen, Stopwerk

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandsche Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

Nr 1 of a series of handbooks about antique needlework techniques. This book is about open-work and darning.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma, published with permission of the copyright holder, Vrouwen Van Nu in The Hague.

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Hemert

Embroidery

Sewing

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Maria van Hemert

2. Witwerk Sneewerk

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandsche Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

Volume 2 in a 7 volume series about traditional Dutch needlework. This volume concerns whitework and cutwork embroidery.

Published with permission of Vrouwen Van Nu, the current copyright holder.

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Maria van Hemert

3. Tapisseriewerk

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandsche Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

Volume 3 in a 7 volume series about traditional Dutch needlework. Tapisserie and woolwork embroidery.

Published by permission of Vrouwen Van Nu, the current copyright holder.

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Maria van Hemert

4. Merken En Stoppen

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandse Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

This is the 4th book in a series of 7 about traditional Dutch needlework. This book covers marking letters and darning stitches, such as are used in antique samplers.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Permission to publish given by "Vrouwen van Nu", successor of the "Nederlandse Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen".

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Maria van Hemert

6. Vrij Borduurwerk 2

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandse Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

Dutch language embroidery tutorial featuring a small sampler done in monochrome embroidery, with relief stitches. The finished item (a vase) is shown, along with discussions and how-to illustrations for all stitches used. Many less well known intertwined and raised compound stitches are featured.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Permission to publish given by "Vrouwen van Nu", successor of the "Nederlandse Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen".

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Maria van Hemert

7. Ajourwerk

Voortborduren aan Grootmoeder's Handwerk

Uitgave van de Nederlandsche Bond van Plattelandsvrouwen

The last volume in a series of 7 about how to do antique needlework. Detailed descriptions and illustrations of open-work embroidery, and a design for an openwork sampler with 16 patterns.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Heraldic cross pattern

Beautiful-Antique-Victorian-Heraldic-Style-Wool-Tapestry-281624808759

Charted multicolor design of diagonal stripes featuring heraldic crosses (possibly flory crosses, but hard to tell from small scale). Charted from Victorian era artifact (photo included.) Muted greys, yellows and greens, intended for needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch or beading. Includes modern re-charting and DMC color key.

Images donated by ebay seller PenelopeTextiles, charted by Sytske Wijsma

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G420

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Oliver Herford

The Rubyiat of a Persian Kitten

1906, London, Bickers and Son

The well-known Rubaiyat, from the viewpoint of a Persian kitten. 35 verses, each illustrated by the author.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Herrschner, Frederick.

Art Needlework Supplies

General Catalog.

Chicago, Frederick Herrschner, c.1907, 242pgs.

Enormous and beautiful needlework catalog, a wonderful reference for early 20thC needlework, with many illustrations.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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Battenberg Lace

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Hardanger

Lace

Point Lace

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Hertz & Wegener

19016

Berlin, Hertz & Wegener c.1870, single sheet

Single leaf handpainted multicolor chart for a small spray of flowers. Modern recharting included. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

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F111

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charted

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German
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Hertz & Wegener

Five small animal motifs

752

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Single sheet with five small animal motifs: two pigeons, a dog, a bird, a goat and a deer.

Pattern from the collection of the Rijksmuseum Research Library, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Berlin woolwork slipper pattern

Hertz & Wegener 3530

Hertz & Wegener

Multicolor charted pattern for a slipper front. Design is Chinoiserie-inspired in bold colors. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Berlin 19thC slipper pattern

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Embroidery

Slipper

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Charted

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Hertz & Wegener

Rose slipper with blue ribbons

9456

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

A slipper pattern, black background, blue ribbons, pink, red and white roses and blue violets. At least 30 colors. The color list at the bottom is not complete; the purple for the violets is missing.

Scan donated by Ann Lawrence.

Fashion: Berlin 19thC slipper pattern

E-AL002

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E929

Slipper

Fashion

Charted

BerlinWork

Embroidery

AL

German
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Hertz Wegener

491

Four motifs

Hertz Wegener in Berlin

A handpainted pattern with four motifs, a bow and quiver, a cross with lilies, a torch with roses, and an anchor with ivy.

Scanned with permission of the Rijksmuseum Research Library, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RM036

H

IB01J

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Rose

RM

German
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Hertz & Wegener

Bouquet with calla lily

Hertz & Wegener 1943

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Large hand-painted charted pattern showing a wide bouquet with a calla lily. Needlework pattern, 1800s, Berlin, by Hertz and Wegener. Gift of the Estate of June Starke, 2011. Te Papa (GH017108) Single leaf, handpainted, floral bouquet, 220x77 stitches, original accompanied by modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, beading, or cross-stitch.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

G-TP013

H

GB30

Flower

BerlinWork

Embroidery

BOUQUET

TP

German
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Hertz & Wegener

3277

BERLIN-WOOL-WORK-pattern-painted-ex-collection-1860s-1870s-ideal-to-use-frame-142040146502

Hertz & Wegener in Berlin

Multicolor chart for a wide border (which can be split into a black and rainbow floral center strip and two identical red/pink scrolling side borders). Shading lends this a 3D effect. Total height of the composed three-strip border is 80 stitches. It's still for sale. Includes original plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch, or beading.

Images donated by ebay seller amgarchive, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-AA002

H

G921

BerlinWork

Embroidery

AA

German
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Herve-Vaissiere

Le Macrame

1er Volume

LV.MFA Manufacture Pariesienne des Cotons

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.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-YS047

H

J6106

Macrame

Knotting

SW

France
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Herwig, Philip C., ed.

Square-Knot Book No. 3, In Two Parts

A Collection of Illustrations and Handsome Designs with Directions for Working

Brooklyn, NY, P.C. Herwig Co., 1926, 32 pgs.

Naval knotting as an art form; macramé. Wonderful simple instructions.

Scans donated by Sharon Kersten, edited by Judith Adele.

B-SK001

H

C205

Knotting

Macrame

SK

United States
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Hesse, Henry.

Art Needlework No. 7: The Greatest Art Needlework Published.

600 Patterns of Cross Stitch Alphabets, Borders and Floral Designs. Crochet Patterns, Gittertyl (Filet) and Hardanger.

New York, Henry Hesse, c.1900, 48 pgs.

Wonderful plates and charts, with a few crocheted patterns.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Judith Adele.

A-LP002

H

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

LP

United States
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Heyde, Bertha

Schnittmuster fur die Fleissige Puppenschneiderin

Verlag von Gustav Weise in Stuttgart.

A folder with ten pattern sheets for dolls' clothes. The pattern pieces are spread over the different sheets. This folder probably belongs with C-YS695, Die Fleissige Puppenschneiderin, a German-language book which probably contains the descriptions of the individual costumes.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-11-09.

I-WS003

H

IB017

Sewing

Dolls

WS

German
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The Hiawatha Book of Beaded Bags, 9th Edition

Featuring Models Designed By Harriet B. Davis

1924, Dritz-Traum Co., 258 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY.

Introducing Beaded Bags of Distinction Including Latest Models Designed by Harriet B. Davis Easily made by following simple instructions together with actual photographs. Two pages of advertisements for purse frames.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma. Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.\nTransferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2019-07-12.

Fashion: New York 1924 beaded bags

J-WS001

H

J6104

Beading

purse

Fashion

WS

United States
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The Hiawatha Book: how to Make the New Beaded Bags and Chains, Edition No. VII

A charming Collection of Modern Beaded Bags, Combining simplicity of Design, with smart and refined appearance. Complete and simple directions for making with photographs and charts.

New York, Dritz-Traum Co., 1924, 30 pgs.

Classic 1924 booklet of beaded evening bags, and long cord/tassel designs (worn as scarf chains, necklaces or low belts - and very much coming back into vogue today). Twenty three models, with photos and descriptions. Instructions for knit and crocheted bags (crochet in American notation), some with purse frames or large wire loops as handles, some in drawstring style. Fabulous designs, very useful book for historical costumers.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, scanned by Seya Wijnsma edited by Sytske Wijnsma

Fashion: New York 1924 beaded bags

D-SW014

H

G302

Beading

Fashion

WS

United States
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Hilt, Lillius.

Knitted Laces

Needlecraft Vol. XI, No. 1, Sep 1919.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing Company, 1919

Three knitted lace edgings, for experienced knitters.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK014

H

6

Knitting

Lace

AK

United States
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Hochfelden, Brigitta.

Buch der Wäsche,

Ein Leitfaden zur zeitgemäben herstellung von Haus-, Bett- und Leibwäsche, sowie zu deren gründlicher Behandlung und Pflege, unter Beigabe der erforderlichen naturgrohen Schmitte.

Leipzig, Deutchen Moden Zeitung, [c.1900, 65 pgs].

Sewing and embroidery instructions for children's clothes, ladies' lingerie and household linens, with tracing patterns and cross stitch charts.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

9-SW001

H

9

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Sewing

SW

German
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Hochfelden, Brigitta

Frivolitaten-Arbeit (Schiffchen-Arbeit)

Neunte Auflage

Verlag von Franz Ebhardt & Co, Berlin-Wilmersdorf

24 pages softcover, lovely booklet with tatting patterns from a well-known author. Beautiful patterns, some quite complex. Elementary stitches are explained, but the author wastes no time in getting to the advanced work.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-YS075

H

J610A

Tatting

SW

German
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Mrs. Holman

The Stella Slipper

Rare-Englishwomans-Domestic-Magazine-Goubaud-Pattern-Stella-Slipper-1860s-121911808199

Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine

The Stella Slipper in Berlin wool and silk. Expressly designed for the "Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine" by Mrs. Holman - Sloane St. W. Single leaf, a handpainted pattern for the toe and heel of a slipper. Abstract pattern with some floral elements, bright colors. Painted sloppily.

Image donated by ebay seller topgundog, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: London 1860ís slipper pattern

G-TD002

H

GB30

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Slipper

Fashion

TD

United Kingdom
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A Complete Alphabet in Crochet

Presented Free with Home Companion, One Penny - Every Monday.

Home Companion

Filet crochet alphabet squares. Booklet compiles the whole series, originally printed one letter each Monday in the Home Companion newspaper. Large photo of each square, with prose instructions. No graphs. Abbreviations used listed on last page.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS386

H

H915

Crochet

SW

United Kingdom
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Home Needlework Magazine, Vol. II, January 1900, No. 1

Florence, Mass, Florence Publishing Company

Embroidery, needle laces, crocheted and beaded purses and bags, drawn work, fashion.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA086

H

CA14

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Lace

Needle Lace

JA

United States
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Home Needlework Magazine Vol. IV, April 1902, No. 2

Florence, Mass, Florence Publishing Company

Embroidery, crocheted purses and bags, knitted lace, needle laces with manufactured cord.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA087

H

CA14

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitted Lace

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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Home Needlework Magazine 1915-10

October 1915.

Boston, Home Needlework Publishing, 1915, 50 pgs.

Crocheted shawls, baby items, yokes, collars, edgings, pillows. Embroidery. Knitted child's items, tatted doilies.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA016

H

9

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Tatting

JA

United States
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Home Needlework Magazine 1915-11

November 1915.

Boston, Home Needlework Publishing, 1915, 52 pgs.

Crocheted knitted, and embroidered baby, men's, girl's, household items for holiday gifts.

Scans donated by Public Domain Tatting Archive, edited Judith Adele.

9-TA009

H

9

Crochet

Drawing

Embroidery

Knitting

TA

United States
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Hooper, Luther

Weaving Board

1922 Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd, Bath.

First book in a series of weaving with small appliances. How to make a weaving board and a tapestry frame, winding, warping, brocading and tapestry weaving.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to the Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-11-17.

C-YS066

H

IB01A

Weaving

Tapestry

SW

United Kingdom
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Hooper, Luther

Tablet Weaving

Weaving with small appliances, Book II [2]

Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. London, Bath, Melbourne, Toronto

Second book in the series of weaving with small appliances. An explanation of tablet weaving for beginners; how to set up a tablet warp, loom for tablet weaving, designing patterns, and a number of illustrated examples.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS065

H

IB012

Weaving

Various

WS

United Kingdom
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Hooper, Luther

Table Loom Weaving

Weaving with Small Appliances

London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. 1925

The last book in the series about weaving with small looms. Explains the basics of weaving with a small loom, up to eight shafts, double harness, and many different patterns. Eight colored plates and many monochrome illustrations.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-7-20.

C-YS067

H

I799

Weaving

TT

United Kingdom
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Hough, Helen and Ruessink, Franciska

Design Elements of Renaissance Embroidery 2

Series: Charted Embroidery Patterns of the Renaissance

James G. Collins & Associates

165 pages of block unit designs charted from Renaissance embroidery modelbooks, with author attributions. Designs grouped by type (motif, strapwork designs, alphabets, etc.), and are suitable for cross-stitch, lacis (darned net), and can be adapted for filet crochet, and knitting. Also includes a charting tutorial for graphing block unit designs using common spreadsheet programs.

Permission to publish given by Helen Hough. Images charted and edited by Franciska Ruessink.

H-HH001

H

H310

Renaissance

Embroidery

Charts

HH

United Kingdom
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Hough, Helen

Design Elements of Renaissance Embroidery

James G. Collins & Associates, Arlington, Texas

Patterns selected from the early European pattern book producers, tracing the use of various design elements through time. Lovely patterns and a treasure for people interested in using the elements, without wanting to reproduce the exact design.

Permission to publish given by Helen Hough and Franciska Ruessink. N.B. More restrictive copyright: No derivative works allowed!

G-HH001

H

G913

Embroidery

Renaissance

HH

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Design 7121.

Household Arts Inc., 1946, 3 pgs.

Large and small crocheted pineapple doilies.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR003

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Design 7151.

Household Arts, Inc. 1946, 6 pgs.

Three crocheted doilies, a fern design, a pineapple, and a flower petal design.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR011

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Design 7226.

Household Arts., Inc. 1946, 5 pgs.

Crochet patterns for two sets of large/small round doilies with scalloped edges, Prose instructions, clear detail photograph, US terms.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR010

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Design 7234.

Household Arts, Inc. 1946, 6 pgs.

Three crocheted doilies - snowflake, pineapple and ten sided star.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR008

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Design 7319.

Household Arts Inc. 1946, 5 pgs.

Square crocheted motif with combination pineapple and spider web for scarves, bedspreads, etc.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR009

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Household Arts.

Alice Brooks Star Medallion.

[ c.1945]

Crocheted hexagon medallion for bedspreads, pillows, etc.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR004

H

9

Crochet

KR

United States
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Huston, Mira L.,

Home Needlework Filet Crochet Book.

Boston, Home Needlework Publishing, 1916, 20pgs.

Crocheted bags, wonderful filet charts, doilies, baskets, bags.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

A-DC009

H

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

DC

United States
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Huston, Mira, ed.

Centerpieces and Doilies: Home Needlework Series

Boston, Home Needlework Publishing Co., 1916, 20 pgs.

Beautiful and unusual large doilies, including several Cluny patterns, a pineapple doily done in roll stitches and a few that use novelty braids.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

B-JA024

H

C214

Crochet

JA

United States
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Hatier, Librairie d'Education

Mes Loisirs

Album de 155 modeles pratiques d'objets, usuels et de fantaisie

Librairie d'Education A. Hatier, 33, Quai des Grands-Augustins, Paris.

Page 17/18 and 31/32 missing

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Judith Adele.

B-TT004

H

F308

Various

TT

France
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Monarch Knitting Company Ltd (publ.)

Handknit Styles

Book 73

Monarch Knitting Company Ltd, 1939

40 pages, including cover. 26 knitting patterns for dresses, cardigans, skirts, jackets, some with added embroidery. Pattern numbers 400-425.

From the collection of Orna Smith, scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-OS004

H

J9017

Knitting

OS

Canada
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Hertz & Wegener

Slipper in red, black and flowers

Hertz Wegener 3378

Hertz & Wegener, Berlin

Slipper, with geometric division in black and red, with flowers and paisley designs. The slipper in just black and red and the line between looks great, too.

Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Berlin 1860ís slipper pattern

G-TP003

H

G504

BerlinWork

Fashion

Charted

TP

German
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Il Punto Filet

Album Settimo [7]

Casa Editrice Sonzogno, Milano, Della Societa an. Alberto Matarelli, Via Passarella 15.

36 pages (cover included) with photographs and drawings of filet embroidery.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

G-II011

I

J610J

Filet

Embroidery

Lace

II

Italy
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Irish Crochet Lace Book No. 132

U.S., Spool Cotton Company, 1939, 30 pgs

Irish crochet basic motifs and fills

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

6-TA008

I

DC14

Irish Crochet

TA

United States
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Irish Lace Doily.

[U.S. c.1946] 3 pgs.

Crochet pattern for simple lacy round doily using only chain and triple crochet stitches. Prose instructions, US terms.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

9-KR006

I

9

Crochet

Lace

KR

United States
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Isaac D. Allen Co.

Boston, 1915, 16 pgs.

Advertising insert that contains several good beading instructions for bags and necklaces. It was scattered through and glued into my copy of Priscilla Crochet Book Edgings and Insertions by the bookseller, who ran a yarn and bead shop near Boston Common.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA041

I

6

Beading

JA

United States
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Island monument

Handpainted multicolor charted design for a mourning or memorial embroidery. Grove of cypress and weeping willow trees, surrounding an urn monument. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch, or needlepoint. Hand painted original with modern recharting and DMC color key.

From the collection of the Rijksmuseum, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RM035

I

I8310

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

RM

Netherlands
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Journal des Demoiselles

Dragon in foliage

Journal des Demoiselles

Square embroidery pattern of flowers and leaves, in the center a small dragon figure.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

A-MH037

J

H118

BerlinWork

Embroidery

MH

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Journal Des Demoiselles (publ.)

Cross with roses and lilies in floral frame

21ste Annee [1853]

Journal Des Demoiselles

Single sheet, litho, speckled paper. Supplement to the Journal des Demoiselles. Religious pattern, cross on a green foundation with roses and lilies at its foot. Black background. Wide frame with white and blue flowers and green leaves on a reddish background.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH151

J

J9011

Charts

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Beading

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles (publ.)

1872 (Fevrier)

Journal des Demoiselles

Supplement, containing two abstract repeating patterns for cross-stitch or tapisserie.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma, charted by Franciska Ruessink. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library.

I-YS011

J

J801N

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

SW

France
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Sajou

Kingfisher

ANTICO-SCHEMA-RICAMO-SAJOU-EMBROIDERY-BIRD-BERLIN-WORK-PATTERN-HAND-PAINTED-321647902746

Journal des Dames et des Demoiselles

Quite well-known pattern; however, no permission to republish actual photographs so we'll have to make do with the chart. Some colors may be a bit off; the image from which this was charted wasn't very good.

Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

I-WM004

J

I705

WM

France
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Purse and border pattern

Journal des Demoiselles

Purse and border pattern in geometric style. Lithographed pattern published as attachment for the Journal des Demoiselles.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen

A-MH099

J

GC09

BerlinWork

purse

Edge

Embroidery

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles (publ.)

Quart pattern for pillow or square rug

Journal des Demoiselles

Litho, with a waffle pattern embossed under the printed area. The complete pattern looks like a red cross with a gray border on a blue background, everything ornamented with floral designs.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH021

J

J801B

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Tapestry

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles (publ.)

Square design with multicolored star

Journal des Demoiselles.

Single sheet, litho, square design with eight-pointed star on a black background in a green and brown frame.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH026

J

J8013

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

MH

France
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Journal des Jeunes Personnes (publ.)

IHS motif with thorn crown and cat tails and reeds.

Journal des Jeunes Personnes, 2, rue St. Dominique, St .Germain, Paris

Top upholstery of a prayer chair. Litho, supplement for the Journal des Jeunes Personnes.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH020

J

J610F

BerlinWork

churchwork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

MH

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Tree of life with stag in crewelwork

Antique-JACOBEAN-Tudor-TREE-of-LIFE-CREWEL-Embroidery-Needlework-FLORAL-Stag141732341112

A Tree of Life crewel embroidery, probably beginning 20th Century, later restored.

Images donated by ebay seller momthrewitaway, not edited.

F-MO001

J

J801G

Embroidery

MO

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Jankowitsch-Kazandciewa, Mascha

Bulgaarsche Borduurwerken

Een zamenstelling van verschillende voorbeelden van echte Bulgaarsche borduurwerken

Internationaal Patronen-Instituut, Keizersgracht 468, Amsterdam (Holland)

Small oblong booklet, 20 pages not including covers. Spelling is from before 1934. Four center pages colored, all other monochrome. Shows Bulgarian embroideries as well as their possible applications.

From the estate of Marija Popov, scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Resarch Library, 2019-09-13.

J-MP001

J

J901A

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

MP

Netherlands
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Journal Des Demoiselles

Filet pattern with dog

Journal Des Demoiselles

A dog. Front pattern of a supplement to the Journal Des Demoiselles. Suitable for filet, filet crochet, cross-stitch.

Scan donated, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2018-09

I-YS008

J

I831e

Embroidery

Filet

Filet crochet

Charts

Cross-stitch

Dog

YS

France
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Journal Des Demoiselles

Five purses

Journal Des Demoiselles, Paris

Vingtieme Annee, ca. 1863. Five designs for embroidered purses of various shapes. Suitable for cross-stitch, tapisserie.

From the collection of Marleen Van Horssen, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH023

J

IB010

purse

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

MH

France
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Journal Des Demoiselles (publ.)

Dix-neuvieme Annee [1851]

Journal Des Demoiselles

Single sheet, litho, speckled beige paper. A supplement of the Journal des Demoiselles. Repeating pattern, very colorful.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH142

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J9010

Embroidery

Charts

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles (publ.)

Quarter of a square pattern

Journal des Demoiselles

130x130, complete pattern 259x259. Litho, very colorful, square pattern suitable for pillow covers.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH035

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J610H

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Journal Des Demoiselles

Travel bag embroidery pattern

Journal Des Demoiselles

Pattern on the back of I-YS008. Travel bag in four colors, suitable for tapisserie, cross-stitch.

Scan donated, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-YS009

J

I831d

Embroidery

Charts

Tapestry

Cross-stitch

purse

YS

France
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Jenkinson, Mrs. M.S.

Chemise-Yoke with Laces to Match

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Crocheted yoke with spider and heart filet motifs.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK030

J

6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Lace

AK

United States
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Jones

Grammar of Ornament

Illustrated by examples from various styles of ornament

1868, Quaritch, London

Plate LXIX Stained Glass

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

B-YS022

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BA09

BritVict

Glass

Glass

SW

United Kingdom
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Journal des Demoiselles

Paris, Journal des Demoiselles [c.1900], single sheet

Handpainted multicolor charted design for a devotional image: an Easter cross with palm and a wreath of flowers, primarily in browns, greens, and orange-reds. Includes modern recharting and DMC color key. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

C-YS401

J

D714

Embroidery

SW

France
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Colorful square pattern

Journal des Demoiselles

Large square multicolor charted design with center knot, presented both in the original and modern re-charted formats. Suitable for needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch or beading.

Donated by Marleen van Horssen, charted by Franciska Ruessink

A-MH073

J

EB12

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Charted

MH

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Journal des Demoiselles

Leaves on red square in black

Journal des Demoiselles, Boulevart ;-) des Italiens

A square woolwork or embroidery pattern, maybe for a sofa cushion

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH062

J

F321

BerlinWork

Charted

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles

Red Coral repeating pattern

18e Annee

Journal des Demoiselles, Boulevard des Italiens, no. 1.

Pale cream carton, single leaf, pattern in five colors, allover pattern of red coral.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen

A-MH039

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E914

Charted

MH

France
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Journal Des Demoiselles

Dog on cushion

1. Boulevard des Italiens, a Paris Vingtieme Annee Planches et impression typographique des Couleurs parErnest Meyer, 3, rue de l'Abbaye, a Paris.

Journal Des Demoiselles

Lithographed multicolor charted design depicting a Miniature Pinscher dog on a red brocade cusion. Intended for Berlin woolork, cross-stitch, or beading.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

A-MH143

J

G704

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Dog

Charted

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles

Abstract quarter pattern

Journal des Demoiselles

A yellow and brown edge with a black and brown center. Quarter pattern.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen

A-MH036

J

F405

BerlinWork

Charted

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles

Quarter square pattern

Journal des Demoiselles, 1 Boulevart des Italiens

Hand painted multicolor charted design for Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch, or beading. One quarter of a square, with corner, possibly intended for stitching a cushion. Includes modern recharting, and a mock-up of the full four unit design.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH133

J

F329

BerlinWork

Charted

MH

France
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Journal des Demoiselles

Journal des Demoiselles, 48 Rue de Vivienne, Paris

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, images edited by Sytske Wijnsma

D-YS178

J

DB09

SW

France
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H.K. Berlin.

Moderne Stickvorlagen 548,

Dessins de Broderies Modernes

Berlin, [c. 1900], selected pages.

Cross stitch charts of art nouveau borders, birds, flowers, leaves.

Scans from Digital Archive, remastered by Kathleen Mattingly.

9-KM001

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9

Charted

Cross-stitch

KM

German
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HKB [Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

Gittertull Hakelei

Nine solid-color patterns

HKB [Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

Nine handpainted pattern sheets. Fairly abstract patterns, for crochet, it says. A tea cosy, and several round and square designs, possibly for doilies or rugs. The instructions say something like one single crochet, one chain crochet. Gittertull is a kind of coarse tulle, made with partly tinsel threads.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS034

K

IB01F

Crochet

SW

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Album No 404

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Small leporello, 10 folding pages. One side printed with a red-and-blue pattern, the other side with standard alphabet patterns in use across many HKB booklets, omitted here.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS099

K

J801S

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Edge

Corner

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Moderne Stickvorlagen

941

Heinrich Kuehn S.W. Berlin

Leporello: six pages of floral motifs in two colors, and six pages with three different alphabets. The alphabets were originally monochrome.

From the collection of Folva Miller, donated by her grandson Charles Kite. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-CL003

K

IB01B

Alphabet

Embroidery

Cross-stitch

Flower

CL

German
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Japanese Katagami

Fifteen small Katagamis, people, birds, flowers. Used for egg-painting and kept together in an envelope.

Images donated by G. Sermon, edited by Tamara Tiekstra

G-GS001

K

G127

GS

Japan
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Japanese Katagami

set 1

None; these are handmade items.

Images of Japanese fabric stencils

Permission to use images by ebay seller original-picker1.

E-OP001

K

EB12

OP

Japan
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Kazak runner ca. 1880

Beautiful oriental rug, very long, no corner design. According to description from Kazachstan, dated ca. 1880. Pattern shows border design and part of the middle. Can be extended in all directions.

No permission to show photographs. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-NP001

K

J9015

Tapestry

Charts

Cross-stitch

NP

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Kerzman, Marie Louise, ed.

Miscellaneous Designs for Crochet Work, Illustrated

Crochet Series No. 3.

Brooklyn, NY: Henry Bristow, 1883, 40 pgs.

A dozen or so crochet patterns for squares and rosettes for making bedspreads and pillow shams.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

6-JA009

K

6

Crochet

JA

United States
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Kerzman, Marie Louise, ed.

Punto-Tirato or Drawn Work.

Illustrated

[Brooklyn, NY]: Henry Bristow, 1883, 31 pgs (covers missing).

Clear explanations and illustrations for making drawn thread lace that takes us quickly from basic concepts to big projects, with some beautiful effects.

Scans donated by Diane Spinelli, edited Judith Adele.

6-DS002

K

6

Lace

DS

United States
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Kettelle, Mrs. F.W., ed.

The Priscilla Filet Crochet Book No. 2

A Collection of Beautiful Designs in Filet Crochet, Introducing Filet Crochet Brodé, Embroidery on Crochet, and Cameo Crochet

Boston, The Priscilla Publishing Company, 1915, 48 pgs.

Many filet charts - church motifs, peacock, animals, birds, flowers, cherubs, fruit, motifs for children, formal borders and corners, the Selkirk Grace lunchcloth, and Tallyrand coffee cloth.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA018

K

DB09

Filet

Filet crochet

Crochet

JA

United States
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS001

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS002

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS003

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS004

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS005

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS006

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS007

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS008

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS009

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS010

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS011

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS012

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS013

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS014

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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Kimono fabric designs

Four pages of woodblock prints from a book or books about kimono fabric design patterns. Published around 1900

Ebay seller klaus6504 gave permission to publish listing photos.

D-KS015

K

DC28

VirtualResource

KS

Japan
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King, Helen S.

A Book of Edgings

For Pillow Slips, Dresser Covers, Towels and Dress Trimmings.

Springfield, Ill.: King's Needlecraft and Lace Studio, 1912, 31 pgs [p19-20 missing]

Nicely photographd treasury of patterns for crocheted edgings, with prose instructions. Designs range from beginner/simple on up. Several pages missing. Some edgings incorporate store-bought tape or woven ribbon.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA007

K

6

Crochet

DA

United States
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Kirchmaier, Hugo W.

New Filet Crochet Book Number Four [04]:

Original Designs Which May Be Used Also For Cross-Stitch and Beadwork, with Patterns Represented in a New Way, Preface and Suggestions for Making Up designs by Cora Kirchmaier.

Toledo, Ohio, Cora Kirchmaier, 1914, 38 pgs.

Dresser cover, "Love Bird" pillow and sofa cover, work bag, altar cloth edgings, tea cozy, cake cover.

Scans donated by anonymous, edited by Judith Adele.

A-NN001

K

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Filet

NN

United States
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Beautiful Crochet on Household Linen,

Showing Table Cloths, Toilet Covers, Curtain Tops, Towel Ends, Sideboard Cloths, Tea Cosies, Dressing Table Runners and other items.

London: Girl's Own Paper and Woman's Magazine, [c.1916].

Delicate and lovely art nouveau filet and irish crochet patterns, along with practical advice on working and applying the laces.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited Judith Adele.

7-EN002

K

7

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Craft of the Crochet Hook:

A Book of New Ideas in Crochet Work of Various Kinds, Showing Novel Methods of Applying Then to Personal and Household Linen and Home Decoration

"London, ""The Girl's Own Paper & Woman's Magazine"", [c.1915], 114 pgs"

Gorgeous early 20th C design in Irish Crochet, "plain crochet", filet crochet. Household linens, collars, baby hats, slippers.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Judith Adele.

B-EN002

K

BC04

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Cult of the Needle, The

The Home Art Series

Needlework book including articles and projects on Hungarian white cutwork, knotting fringes, basic netting and filet net darning; Berlin woolwork (needlepoint), Reticella, Catalan embroidery (cutwork with needle lace fillings or grounds), Rhodes emroidery (drawnwork with surface stitching accents), New Baro embroidery (more cutwork with simplified buttonhole ground), Innishmacsaint Lace (needle lace), Amager embroidery ("art needlework" surface embroidery), Hardanger, Brussels Braid (applied braid on machine made net with needle lace fillings), Carimackross lace, Bulgarian embroidery (pattern darning), Limerick tambour (tambour on machine net), hemstitching, bead stringing, Huckaback darning (Swedish darning), Hedebo, and dressmakers' details. Also workbox tools, dolls as teaching aids, and mending.

Scans donated by Enfys, not edited.

C-EN001

K

F405

Embroidery

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Distinctive Crochet,

Showing Edgings, Insertions, Inlets, Corner Triangles and Camisole Tops, in English, Irish, Venetian & Filet Crochet with beautiful Designs of Natural Birds and Flowers.

London: Girl's Own Paper and Woman's Magazine, [1919], 114 pgs.

Unusual (Japonica, cyclamen, honeysuckle, violets) Irish Crochet motifs, many filet crochet patterns, sturdy edgings for table linens, Irish Crochet edgings, easy edgings for beginners, Venetian Crochet squares, Irish Crochet point lace, and three interesting baby hats.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Enfys.

6-EN004

K

6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

Point Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Hardanger and Cross-Stitch:

Showing Handsome Hardanger Borders and Corners, Also Natural Designs in Cross-Stitch for Violets, Cyclamen, Creeping Jenny, Nasturtiums, Daisies, Roses, Fern, Daffodils, Clover, Cherries, Wild Birds, with Butterflies in Hardanger

"London, ""The Girl's Own Paper & Woman's Magazine"", [c.1915], 114 pgs"

How to do Hardanger, from simple patterns to exquisite complex designs, and many unusual cross-stitch charts.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Judith Adele.

B-EN001

K

BB27

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Home Art Crochet Book

Containing Entirely New Designs for Lingerie, Edgings & Insertions, Borders for Tray Cloths & D'Oileys, Deep Laces for Table Cloths & Valences, Motifs for Inlet Work & Irish Lace, Eighth Impression.

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, [c.1912], 118 pgs.

Dozens of crocheted laces of all difficulty levels, and many of them are unusual and beautiful. Also filet charts, Irish Crochet motifs, and patterns for crocheting with manufactured braids and rickracks.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA031

K

6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

Point Lace

JA

United States
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Modern Crochet Book:

Containing Original Ideas for combining Crochet with Embroidery and with Fancy Braids, together with new and Unusual Designs for use on Household Linen, on Underwear, and as Dress Trimmings

"London, ""The Girl's Own Paper & Woman's Magazine"", [c.1915], 114 pgs"

Lavish laces for household and clothing, some unusual, includes new Irish Crochet motifs and filet charts (an ostrich!). Interesting combinations of needlecrafts. Baby items.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Judith Adele.

B-EN003

K

BB20

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

Pillow Lace and Handworked Trimmings

containing directions for making Brussels Duchesse llace, Cluny lace, Torchon lace, Maltese lace, and a variety of designs for decorative embroidery stitches.

The Office of "The Girl's Own Paper & Woman's Magazine", 4 Bouverie Street and 65 St. Paul's Churchyard, E.C. 4

100+ page Instruction book covers more than intro and intermediate pillow/bobbin lace (Brussels Duchesse). Includes needle lace (Youghal, Point lace), includes several styles of lace formed by applique or braid plus fillings on net. Plus surface emgroidery, Huckaback embroidery (Swedish darning), and fringe knotting are also included.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS061

K

F329

Embroidery

Lace

Needlelace

Point Lace

SW

United States
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

The Home Art Book of Fancy Stitchery

with samples of Drawn Thread Work, Resille Net, Bead-work and Fancy Stitches for Dress Trimmings, Feather Stitching, Hardanger Work, Hedebo Work, Knitting, Macramé Work, Darned Net, Cross-stitch, Ancient Cut-Work, Embroidery on Flannel.

London: The Girl's Own Paper and Woman's Magazine, [1912], 114 pgs.

More description from the cover: "With new ideas for applying crochet to lingerie and napery, ...smocking, ... darned filet crochet, ...Irish crochet". Also teneriffe, Venetian crochet, knit/braided rugs; a fantastic resource.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Enfys.

6-EN003

K

6

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Knotting

Lace

Macrame

Netting

Point Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Klickmann, Flora, ed.

The Home Art Series Artistic Crochet

Containing Novel Beadings, Insertions and Edgings Suitable for Underwear and Dress Trimmings, Exquisite Floral designs in Irish Crochet. Also Practical Suggestions Both Simple and Advanced, for Teacloths and Bedspreads, Third Impression.

London, Girl's Own Paper and Woman's Magazine, [1914], 114 pgs.

Unusual and original Irish Crochet motifs and patterns, Venetian motifs, Irish Bébé lace, edgings, guipure squares, laces using manufactured braids, filet and spider laces, baby shoes.

Scans donated by Enfys, edited by Enfys and Judith Adele.

6-EN001

K

6

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

EN

United Kingdom
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Knepf, Estella

Centerpiece with Vandyke Leaf-Border

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 8, April 1916

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916.

Crocheted deep edging for a doily, each Vandyke point is a veined leaf shape.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK022

K

6

Crochet

AK

United States
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Knitted Bag by Mary L. Hallock

Pattern from 6-AK015

A Needlecraft Magazine pattern rewritten into more modern terminology and rearranged to make it easier to follow. There may still be some mistakes.

Scans donated and edited by Belle Nguyen.

J-BN001

K

J801B

Crochet

purse

BN

United States
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Knorr, Mrs. Bertha

Collar of Modish Shape in Antique Filet

Needlecraft Vol. XI, No. 1, September 1919.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1919

Spectacular "spider" pattern crocheted collar.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK029

K

6

Crochet

Filet

AK

United States
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Kolbenheyer, Erich

Specimen Embroideries of the Peasant Home Industrie in the Bukovina

K. k. Hof- und Staats-druckerei, [1913]

Map of the area, introduction, sketches of items of dress, tables translating embroidery terms on the plates in German, and 75 plates with embroidery motifs.

Images donated by Ileana Blebu, not edited. Eventually this pdf will be replaced by a properly edited one.

H-IB003

K

J801L

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

IB

RO is onbekend
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Krause, prof. Wilh.

Deutsche Kopfschrift

Handschriftubungen mit Redis- und Ato-Feder

[1915] Verlag fur Schriftkunde und Schriftunterricht Heintze & Blanckertz, Berlin NO 43

Exercise book for various German scripts. Very thin paper, probably transparant when new. A sheet with guidelines was included, cursive on one side and straight on the other side.

Donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RD006

K

J6107

Alphabet

Calligraphy

RD

German
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Kreuzstitch und Filetmuster aus Graubünden.

Herausgegeben von der Bündnerischen Vereinigung für Heimatschutz.

Gedruckt bei Bischofberger & Hotzenköcherle, Chur Zürich, 1927 (some plates missing).

Cross stitch and filet instructions in vol. 1, illustrative plates in vol. 2, charts in vol. 3, many based on medieval, renaissance and neo-classical patterns.

Scans donated by Annick Chartier, edited by Judith Adele.

8-AC001

K

8

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Filet

AC

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Moderne Stickvorlagen, Dessins de broderies modernes

No 1007-09

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Leporello pattern fold-out with 8 handpainted leaves of Art Deco style designs in multicolor. Includes a stunning Christmas tree with flower garland. Corners, borders, and ends, well suited for table runners and curtains. Motifs are mostly geometric, but page has three borders, one with squirrel, one with a fish, and one with a bird. Reverse side is blank. Some designs were also in Annemarie Van der Peuts collection. Original plus modern recharting and DMC color key. Best suited for cross-stitch, although some of the designs can be adapted for needlepoint or Berlin woolwork.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS009

K

GC09

BerlinWork

Embroidery

IS

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Pattern 1054

Flower circle in a rectangle

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920, floral medallion on rectangle, in hot pink, purple, black, green. Original was handpainted. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-VP004

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Pattern 1054b

Floral border

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920, floral border with corner. Cabbage roses and bluebells in hot pink, purple, green, white background. Original (handpainted) plus modern re-charting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, charted by Sytske Wijnsma..

B-VP005

K

F111

Charted

VP

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Pattern 1054a

Floral border

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920, floral border with corner, plus floral wreath. Cabbage roses and bluebells in hot pink, red , blue, green, purple, white background. Original (handpainted) plus modern re-charting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, charted by Sytske Wijnsma..

B-VP006

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Pattern 1054b

Floral border

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920, wide floral border with corner. Cabbage roses and bluebells in hot pink, red, green, white background. Original (handpainted) plus modern re-charting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, charted by Sytske Wijnsma..

B-VP007

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Pattern 1054c

Floral border

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920, wide floral border. Cabbage roses and bluebells in hot pink, red, green, white background. Original (handpainted) plus modern re-charting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, charted by Sytske Wijnsma..

B-VP008

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

152

Booklet of charted alphabets, small sayings, simple borders, and some sampler motifs (corners, dividers, crowns). Script, simple blackletter, German style script, and simle serif - all relatively narrow. Suitable for cross-stitch.

Images donated by JaWo, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-JW001

K

E126

Embroidery

Charted

JW

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

Album No. 171

Germany [Heinrich Kuehn, c.1900] accordian foldout

Booklet of charted designs for cross-stitch. Includes script, serif, decorative and blackletter alphabets; numbers; spot motifs (crowns, hearts, houses, etc.). Multicolor charted borders, mostly geometrics and stylized florals.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-SW051

K

BA15

Cross-stitch

Charted

SW

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Stickmuster-Buch Heft No. 185.

Embroidery Pattern Book/Dessins de Broderie

[Berlin?, Heinrich Kuehn?, c.1880] 20 plates.

Charted alphabets, borders, fields, motifs; cross-stitch with other stitches.

Scans donated by Ramzi Ghezawi, edited by Judith Adele.

9-RG001

K

9

Cross-stitch

Filet

RG

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Album No. 383

Germany, [c. 1850, reprinted for U.S. market c.1890], accordian foldout, 6 pgs.

Charted multicolor designs for formal floral borders and corners. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, or beading.

Scans donated by Ralph E. Griswold, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA023

K

6

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DA

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Album No. 530

Germany [Heinrich Kuehn, c.1900] accordian foldout

6 pages of charted multicolor patterns for floral sprigs and borders. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, or Berlin woolwork.

Donated by Sytske Wijnsma, remastered by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-SW026

K

C214

Embroidery

SW

German
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[Kuehn, Heinrich]

Moderne Stickvorlagen

Dessins de Broderies Modernes, No. 548

Berlin, [Heinrich Kuehn, c. 1900], accordian foldouts; 12 images (missing 2nd alphabet).

Colored cross-stitch charts for art nouveau borders, birds and flowers, alphabets.

Scans donated by Ralph E. Griswold, reedited Judith Adele.

6-DA019

K

6

Embroidery

DA

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

5752

2

Berlin, Heinrich Kuehn, [c.1879], single sheet

Berlin Work - swags or mantle trimmings

From the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

B-VP001

K

BA15

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Charted

SW

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

Dess 6774

61/111

Berlin, Heinrich Kuehn [c.1860] single sheet

Single page multicolor charted design for a large, rectangular, formal motif, suitable for Berlin woolwork, needlepoint or cross stitch. Would make a lovely cushion, mat or kneeler.

Scan donated by Sytske Wijnsma from the collection of Annemarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

C-VP004

K

EB19

Charted

SW

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

714

ANTIQUE-1800S-BERLIN-KUEHN-HANDPAINTED-WOOL-WORK-EMBROIDERY-PATTERN-ALPHABET-291675366691

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Multicolor charted alphabet. Bold serif uppercase forms, presented in black, red and orange. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Images donated by ebay seller tinaldw

G-TC002

K

GB02

Alphabet

BerlinWork

Embroidery

TC

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

Vereinigte Stickmuster-Verlage

Heft No. 757

Berlin, Heinrich Kuehn, [c. 1900], 12 plates.

12 page booklet of charted alphabets, geometric motifs, and floral borders, most in two colors. Suitable for cross-stitch or needlepoint. Large script, medium size blackletter, and two serif alphabets.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

B-SW023

K

B806

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

8094

3

Berlin, Heinrich Kuehn [c.1900], single sheet

Berlin Work - swag or mantle trimming

From the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

B-VP002

K

BA23

BerlinWork

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Charted

VP

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

8142

3 100/158

Berlin, Heinrich Kuehn, [c.1900], single sheet

Berlin Work - rectangle, border and corner

From the collection of AnneMarie van der Peut, edited by Judith Adele.

B-VP003

K

BC18

BerlinWork

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Charted

SW

German
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Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Album 850

Monograms for whitework embroidery

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

An unusal Heinrich Kuehn booklet: 36 pages instead of the usual 10 or 6, stapled instead of a leporello. All combinations of initials in various styles of whitework embroidery.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-YS032

K

J610B

Embroidery

Alphabet

whitework

SW

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

Album No. 69

Germany, [Kuehn, c.1890]

Photograph of fold-out booklet containing ten charted alphabets for cross-stitch. Hand painted in two colors. Narrow serif, Blackletter and script.

Images by permission of ebay seller whirlycat, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-WC001

K

E118

Charted

WC

German
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Heinrich Kuehn (publ.)

1044-1

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Probably from a leporello. Traditional pattern in two colors. The deer motif appears already in the Renaissance model books.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS039

K

J9016

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

IS

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich (publ.

Flower Garland

11279

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

A handpainted embroidery pattern showing a garland with flowers in various colors.

Scan donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

J-II002

K

J610K

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Flower

II

German
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Heinrich Kuehn

Kuehn large Dutch blue motifs

14476

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Charted design for a border and a corner, in five shades of blue. Delft-inspired Dutch landscape scenes in rondels separated by stylized flower motifs. Curiously, the mill in the corner circle is shown in mirror-image: no Dutch windmill runs clockwise, when seen from the front. Modern recharting and DMC color key are included. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, and beading.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma

F-IS016

K

G302

BerlinWork

Charted

IS

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich (publ.)

Moderne Stickvorlagen No. 616

Dessins de Broderies Modernes

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Green HKB leporello, 10 pattern sheets in red, mostly abstract motifs, and on the back another 10 patterns in blue, mostly alphabets.

Scans donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-II005

K

J610E

Alphabet

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

II

German
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Heinrich Kuehn (publ.)

Moderne Stickvorlagen, Dessins de Broderies Modernes

No 806

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Leporello with a half alphabet, N to Z. The letters are large and ornate, reminiscent of the Sajou albums (and maybe copied from one of them). All cross-stitch with some backstitches. Would be great on bags or T-shirts, probably too large to mark handkerchiefs with.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS004

K

J8011

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Alphabet

IS

German
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HKB Church and bridge

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Handpainted multcolor charted pattern, intended for Berlin woolwork. Design features a domed church in the woods, next to a bridge over a river. Pattern has been cropped, but the inscription "Deponirt" is still visible. Original plus modern recharting, and DMC color key. Can also be used for cross-stitch, needlepoint and beading.

Scan donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman, charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS030

K

HA22

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

IS

German
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[Heinrich Kuehn (publ.)]

Corner embroidery with potted rose trees, purple ribbons, red flowers

Antique-Hand-Painted-Berlin-Woolwork-Embroidery-Pattern-Chart-Rose-Tree-Bow1s 92481008916

[Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

A corner design with potted rose trees, connected with a red flower guirlande and purple ribbons. Probably from one of the embroidery albums of Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Images donated by ebay seller birdsinhand, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-BH003

K

J8014

Embroidery

Charts

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

BH

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich

F-IS055 Yellow Jugendstil flower corner

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Single handpainted sheet, probably from a leporello. No number, only text "Deponirt" as usual on Kuehn booklets. Yellow Jugendstil floral corner.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman.

F-IS055

K

J801C

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

IS

German
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[Heinrich Kuehn]

Floral corner pattern

[Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

Corner pattern with pink flowers. Probably from a leporello published by Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin. Text at the bottom Deponirt.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

F-IS080

K

IB01C

Embroidery

Corner

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

IS

German
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Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin

Corner embroidery with blue ribbons, pink roses, topiary urn

Antique-Hand-Painted-Berlin-Woolwork-Embroidery-Pattern-Topiary-Urn1 92481008161

[Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin]

A corner design with topiary urns and a rose bowl, connected with a rose guirlande and blue ribbons. Probably from one of the embroidery albums of Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Images donated by ebay seller birdsinhand, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-BH002

K

IB01A

BerlinWork

Charts

Embroidery

Corner

Cross-stitch

BH

German
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Kuehn, Heinrich (publ.)

Unknown album.

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

A large handpainted leporello with six pattern sheets, five floral corner designs and one with two floral edge designs. Limited color palette, muted colors.

Scans donated by Jackie Isler, from the collection of her grandmother Helen Balmat Gorman. Charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

F-IS135

K

J8012

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

BerlinWork

Edge

Corner

IS

United States
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Flower corner

Flower corner

[Berlin C.1910]

Single leaf charted pattern in three colors, circa 1920. Two stylized geometric borders, with corners. Can be adapted for monochrome. Handpainted original plus modern recharting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP010

K

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Flower corner

[Berlin C.1910]

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery, could be adapted to monochrome

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP011

K

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Flower corner

[Berlin C.1910]

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, three color embroidery, could be adapted to monochrome

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP012

K

BB06

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Flower corner

[Berlin C.1910]

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, elegant pattern in red and turquoise

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP013

K

BA15

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Flower corner

[Berlin C.1910]

Single leaf multicolor charted pattern, circa 1920. Rectangular rug-like small design with center ground of rather geometric leaves, surrounded by a diamond border. Handpainted original plus modern recharting. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint.

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP014

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Floral corner

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, elegant pattern in red and turquoise

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP023

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Flower corner

Floral corner

Heinrich Kuehn, Berlin.

Single leaf, handpainted pattern, approx. 1920?, elegant pattern in red and turquoise

From the collection of Annemarie van der Peut.

B-VP024

K

F111

Embroidery

Charted

VP

German
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Künstler Vorlagen für Filetarbeiten und Handstickereien.

Heft I.

München, 1917, 36 pgs.

Filet illustrations for squares, medallions, edgings, - geometric and classical designs, with photographs of their use as inserts in household linens.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW005

K

A

Crochet

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Knotting

Netting

Filet

SW

German
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P.G. van Lom

Kleederdragten en Typen der Bewoners van Nederland

P.G. van Lom, Amsterdam. No date.

Small leporello, folded, 15 drawings of people in Dutch traditional costume. Especially nice are the two young orphans walking hand in hand, in the costume of the orphanage in Amsterdam, Burgerweeshuis. The building still exists, with a stone above the entrance depicting the orphans and a verse asking people who enter there, to donate. It now houses the municipal museum of Amsterdam. The Hindeloopen costume is said to date from the 18th century, all others are considered to have 19th century origins.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

Fashion: Dutch traditional costume

D-YS112

K

H629

costume

Fashion

FW

Netherlands
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Aiguille et Crochet

La Broderie de Laine

Album no.13

P.F.N. Paris

French language booklet of embroidered ornamentation for women's and children's clothing, circa 1920s. 24 pages of embroidered vests, summer tops (elongated sleeveless t-shirt shapes with deep v-necks, sunsuits, handbags, doll clothing. winter vests, skirts, embroidered scarves and wraps, worked in fine multicolor wools. Drawings show stitches, some color illustrations. Many designs are wearable today.

Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: Paris c. 1922 womenís and childrenís clothing plates and patterns

E-WM030

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G802

Embroidery

Fashion

NK

France
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Leclerc, Rene (editeur)

L'Artisan Pratique 210

18th year, December 1926. Revue mensuelle des arts decoratifs.

Rene Leclerc et Cie Editeurs. Paris, 9 Rue de Petrograd

French language magazine of interior design. Includes designs for embroidery, embellishment, repousse on copper (embossing). Style is transitional between Arts & Crafts and Art Deco, and quite dramatic.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS058

L

F308

Various

SW

France
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L'Iris

Paris, Administration Sporgasse [c.1865] single plate

Berlinwork or tapestry stitch border of ivy leaves, roses and morning-glories

Pattern donated by anonymous donor.

B-HL003

L

D722

BerlinWork

HL

France
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Ouvrages de Dames Serie E No. 152

Choix de Dessins a executer avec les Cotons L.V. Qualite Irreproachable Paris-Lille Cotons et Cordonnets Specialite pour le Crochet le Tricot, la Broderie, pour marquer, reprser, etc. Grande variete de Dessins en Albums traitant specialement chaque genre d'Ouvrages

LVMFA Cotons, Lille.

Small booklet with eight pages of cross-stitch letters in two colors. One lower-case alphabet, and three sets of initials of increasing size and complexity.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele. Not charted yet.

B-YS055

L

FC15

Embroidery

SW

France
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

Old and New Designs in Tatting, Book No. 11

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., [c.1910], 15 pgs.

Tatting instructions, patterns for edgings, insertions, medallions, doilies, collar and cuffs, baby cap, bag, alter lace.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

6-JA006

L

6

Lace

Tatting

JA

United States
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

Old and New Designs in Crochet Work

Book No. 2

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., [c.1915], 32 pgs

Crocheted lace curtains, table scarves, cushions, doilies, edgings, insertions, medallions, collars, bags,

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma, scanned and edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW071

L

B

Crochet

SW

United States
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

Old and New Designs in Crochet Work,

Book No. 1

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., [c.1915], 32 pgs

Crocheted lace edgings, insertions, backgrounds for bags, medallions, table linens, doilies, fringes, tassels

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma, scanned and edited by Judith Adele.

B-SW070

L

B

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

[09] Old and New Designs in Crochet Corset Covers and Nightgown Yokes:

Book No. 9.

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co. c. 1910, 15 pgs.

Crochet instructions for nightgown and lingerie yokes and collars, some showing how they are applied to make up the final garment. Stitches used in the projects are separately illustrated. Would make nice summer camisole type tops today.

Scans donated by Jeannette S. Harris, edited by Judith Adele.

9-JE003

L

9

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

JE

United States
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

[13] Towels, Pillow-Cases, Sheets,

Book No. 13.

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., [c.1915], 16 pgs.

Prose directions for crocheted edgings, insertions, corners, and embellishments for bed and table linens and towels; many edgings and decorative trims, some in filet crochet, some using multiple colors.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW032

L

A

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

SW

United States
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LaCroix, Sophie T.

[14] Old & New Designs in Crochet: Yokes & Collars,

Book No. 14.

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., [c.1915], 16 pgs.

Crochet insturctions for yokes and insertions intended for blouses, nightgowns, corset covers and other lingerie. Some are particularly large and elaborate, beyond simple borders with shoulder straps. Many in filet crochet.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW038

L

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Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

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LaCroix, Sophie T.

[03] Old and New Designs in Crochet Work, Bedspreads,

Book No. 3.

St. Louis, St. Louis Fancy Work Co., 1915, 32 pgs.

Beautiful bedspread motifs, filet patterns, baby blankets, leaf and Irish Crochet patterns, cobweb and spider patterns.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

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Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

DC

United States
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Sophie T. La Croix

Old and New Designs in Crocheted Edges

for Hemstitched Sheets Towels Slips Scarfs & Centers Bedspread Lunch Set and large Table Covers. Book No. 18.

St. Louis Fancy Work Co. 616-618 Washington Ave. St Louis, U.S.A.

16 page collection of patterns for crocheted edgings for household linens curtains, lingerie, and towels. Some are shown in combo with openwork or surface embroidery. Several motifs that can be used as all-over pieces for tablecloths or light throws. Threads used range from cotton perle 5 down to size 60 cordonnet. Prose directions plus detailed photos, American notation.

Donated by Charles Kite, from the collection of his grandmother Folva Miller. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Edge

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United States
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Ladies' Handbook of Knitting, Netting and Crochet

Containing Plain Directions by Which to Become Proficient in Those Branches of Useful and Ornamental Employment, Second Series

London, H.G. Clarke & Company, 1844

Scans donated by Judith Adele, not edited yet

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BritVict

Crochet

Knitting

Knotting

Netting

JA

United Kingdom
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The Ladies Pocket Magazine 1835, Part 1

p26-33, 62-69, 98-103, 134-141, 171-177, 234-241, and plates

London, Joseph Robins, 1835

Hand tinted fashion plates and descriptive articles from 1835. 24 dresses for morning, promenade, and evening in London style, and Paris style. Special fancy occasion dresses, outerwear and bridal dress, plus extensive writeups of colors, and materials.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright and Judith Adele..

Fashion: London 1835 fashion plates

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EA18

Fashion

BritVict

Sewing

HW

United Kingdom
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Lady's Book of Knitting, Containing New and Easy Patterns of Useful and Ornamental Work.

Compiled and Edited by a Lady Expert, Who Has Conscientiously Tested All of Them.

Boston: N.D. Whitney & Co., 73 pgs.

Thorough explanations on the construction of knitted stockings, along with fancy patterns for sweaters, blankets, trimmings and baby items.

Microfiched at Harvard University, Widener Library, edited by Judith Adele.

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United States
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Lambert, [Frances].

My Crochet Sampler.

Autheress of the Hand-book of Needlework, My Knitting Book, etc., With Numerous Illustrations

London: John Murray, 1844, 144 pgs.

Very early crochet publication, colorful Victorian patterns for tapestry and filet crochet sofa pillows, table covers, borders, coverlets, bags, slippers, shawls.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

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Crochet

Filet crochet

JA

United Kingdom
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Laura Wheeler.

Design 937: Crocheted Chair Set.

Needlecraft Service, Inc., 1946, 5 pgs.

Crochet pattern for triangle-shaped pineapple design chair back with matching armrest protectors. Prose instructions, clear detail photograph. US terms.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

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KR

United States
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Laura Wheeler.

Designs Crocheted Square Pattern 532.

[ND c. 1946] 5 pgs.

Crochet pattern for square motif with center pinwheel. Multiples can be joined to make table linens. Prose instructions, US terms.

Scans donated by KR Ritchie, edited by KR Ritchie.

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KR

United States
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Laval, Rene

La Decoration des Toitures

a l'aide du plomb, du cuivre, du zinc. Epis, Girouettes, Cretes, Campaniles, Lucarnes, Membrons, Cheneaux, etc..

Paris, Societe Francaise des Ornaments, Laval, Collomb & Mossan

Architectural drawings of ornate European roof decorations. Some fabulous gargouilles.

Scans provided by Rijksmuseum, edited by Judith Adele

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Architecture

RM

France
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Legrand, Augustin

773

Cardinal dominquin de la Louisane

Legrand, Rue St. Martin No. 81.

Suite de 12 - Oiseaux pour Broderie de Chaises, dossier ou Siege - Serie of 12 - Birds to embroider on chairs, back or seat. Only one of 12. Handpainted Berlin woolwork pattern.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J610B

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Lehner, Gustav

Die Dekorationen zu W. Shakespeare's Konig Lear

12 Tafeln nebst illustrirtem Titelblatt und drei Erklarungs-Tafeln

Ribbon-bound folder with 12 plates of scenery design for King Lear, by the Royal and Imperial scenery designer Gustav Lehner. Fabulous designs.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Theatre

SW

German
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Lessing, Julius

Musterbücher für Weibliche handarbeit,

heransgegeben von der Redaction der Modenwelt.

Berlin, Franz Lipperheide, 1881 [40 pgs].

German language collection of classic cross-stitch designs, many drawn from museum examples. Use of multiple colors is shown in gray scale. Floral and geometric folk borders (some with corners), insertions, and stand-alone motifs, edgings, vertical embellishments, all-over designs. Presented as drawings, not as charts, but clear enough to stitch from.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

German
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Lessing

DMC Old cross stitch

French language collection of counted thread designs for traditional folk and historical embroidery, presented as engravings detailed enough to use as charts. Some have notes on multicolor execution. Includes all-over designs, strips for insertions and borders (some with corners), some incorporating straight stitches (double running or back stitch). Also sampler style alphabets, and a few stand-alone motifs. Instructions describe stitches including two-sided cross-stitch, but do not include source notes for the patterns.

Scans donated by Ivan Kraönjak, edited by Judith Adele. Not charted yet.

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Embroidery

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France
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Albert Buell Lewis

Javanese Batik Designs from Metal Stamps

Anthropology Design Series No. 2

Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago

The second number in a series dealing with primitive and oriental designs. 24 plates, 2 in color, others in black and white.

Donated by Arnout Bosch, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library 2018.

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Liebert, Emmy.

Schiffchen-Arbeiten II.

Leipzig, Verlag Otto Beyer 1921,38 pgs.

How-to tatting instructions and lovely patterns for motifs, edgings, baby bonnets, bag, doilies, collars, cuffs.

Scanned by Julia Haug, edited by Judith Adele.

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Lace

Tatting

JH

German
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Lily Doilies Design Book No. 67

Shelby, N.C., Lily Mills Company, [c.1950], 15 pgs.

Crocheted doilies, including some charted filet crochet.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

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United States
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Lily Crochet Design Book No. 71 Roses in Crochet

Shelby, N.C., Lily Mills Company, [c.1950], 15 pgs.

Crocheted doilies, including some charted filet crochet.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

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United States
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Lily Design Book No. 79 Doilies

Shelby, N.C., Lily Mills Company, 1956, 15 pgs.

Crocheted doilies, including some charted filet crochet.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

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E310

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United States
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Lily Design Book No. 82 Embossed Filet Crochet

Shelby, N.C., Lily Mills Company, 1958, 16 pgs.

Filet crochet and embroidery charts for doilies and household items.

Scans donated by Tatting Archive, edited by Judith Adele

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E609

Embroidery

Crochet

Filet crochet

Filet

TA

United States
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Lily Mills

Calla Lily Crochet Designs

Lily crochet design book No. 65

Lily Cotton Mills

16 pgs, tablecloths, placemats, doilies, towel decorations, filet crochet. All designs with the theme of Calla lilies. Pages 14 15 and back cover damaged.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Flower

Filet crochet

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United States
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Lily Mills

Table Cloths

Book No. 400, Luncheon Sets, Runners

Lily Mills

Leaflet of assorted crochet designs for tablecloths, coasters, placemats/tray mats, luncheon sets, runners, and tea cloths, plus some napkin edgings. Many designs are composed from motifs that can be adapted for other uses. One design is in "Battenberg" style, with crochet (instead of embroidery) used in concert with folded and looped fabric tape. 24 pages, mostly black and white illustrations. Includes photo summary of crochet stitches used. Prose instructions, American notation.

Scans donated by Hillie Dijkstra, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

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United States
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Lily Mills

Crochet

Lily Book 1300 42 Items of beauty and lasting quality Illustrated ... Explicit instructions

Lily Mills, Shelby N.C.

Various crochet items, baby clothes, purses, trim, table runners and tablecloths, doilies, placemats, an apron, and even a pincushion.

Scans donated by Kathryn Roloff, edited by Yvonne DeBandi.

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KR

United States
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Lily

Doilies

Lily Design book no. 83. For that extra touch: Place mats Chair sets Centerpieces Buffet scarf Vanity set

Lily Mills, Shelby N.C.

Patterns for multicolor doilies, chair protectors (antimacassars), and other small covers. One charted filet crochet project. Two heavy multicolor placemats; buffet table top, hairpin crochet placemats. Instructions in prose, American notation. Very 1950s in style.

Scans donated by Glenda Hicks, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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G930

Crochet

Doilies

GH

United States
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W.J. Loftie, B.A., F.S.A.,

Lessons in the Art of Illuminating

A series of Examples selected from Works in the British Museum, Lambeth Palace Library, and the South Kensington Museum, With Practical Instructions, and a sketch of the history of the Art.

London: Blackie & Son, Limited; Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Dublin.

Booklet on 9th to 16th century manuscript illumination, Includes full color and black and white examples with art historian discussion. Not a how-to technique book.

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Judith Adele.

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EB12

Calligraphy

TT

United Kingdom
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Loops, Mrs. W.A., et al.

Winter Comforts

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing.

Crocheted baby jacket and bootees, child's cap, and house slippers.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK013

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6

Crochet

AK

United States
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Lorenz & Sohn

No. 2170

119/239

Wien, Lorenz & Sohn, [c.1860] single sheet

Berlin work or tapestry stitch formal quarter panel

Pattern donated by anonymous donor.

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BerlinWork

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German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Fifth pattern of eight, blouse and hat for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King.

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Dolls

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German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

First pattern of eight, chemise and nightdress for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King.

C-YS701

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Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Second pattern of eight, underwear for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King.

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Dolls

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German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Third pattern of eight, sailors costume for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

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H301

Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Fourth pattern of eight, two aprons for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King and Yvonne DeBandi.

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H629

Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Sixth pattern of eight, raincoat for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King.

C-YS701

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E615

Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Seventh pattern of eight, coat and apron for a doll

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith King.

C-YS701

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E414

Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

[1893] Otto Maier Verlag, Ravensburg

Nightdress for a doll.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

C-YS701

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H222

Dolls

SW

German
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Lucas, Agnes

Schnittmuster zum Puppenmutterchens Nahschule

Schnittmuster und Pausevorrichtung

Second set of eight doll clothes patterns, nr 1 missing and nr 8 a duplicate of nr 8 in the earlier collection. This set was re-issued by Cantecleer in the Netherlands. The scans are from the original edition.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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Dolls

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German
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Lupton, F.M.

People's Handbook Series: The Ladies' Model Fancy Work Manual

Containing Designs and Directions for Knitting, Crocheting and Lace-making, With Complete Instructions in the Various Branches of Artistic Embroidery.

Baltimore, I.&M. Ottenheimer, 1894, 64pgs.

Some interesting knitting stitches; the embroidery section, particularly the discussion of color taste of the time, is very good.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

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Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

DC

United States
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La Mode Pratique, 5 Oct 1895

Supplement au No. 40

La Mode Pratique

Single leaf, embroidery pattern on the front side, back side has a floral pattern suitable for applique or redwork embroidery.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned. Images from photographs taken on receipt. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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France
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Musee des Familles

Round Lotus Design

Musee des Familles, Modes Vraies, Rue St Roch, 29.

Large round muticolor charted design featuring lotus flowers, presented both in the original and modern re-charted formats. Suitable for needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch or beading.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen. Charted by Carla Link.

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BerlinWork

Charted

MH

France
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Patrons-Modèles, Les "Echo".

Album No. 3 - Travaux de Dames.

Paris, 1925 [90 pgs].

Illustrations and tracing patterns for a wide variety of embroidery and needlelace for household linens. Some of the bird, butterfly, and exotic scene designs are wonderful.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma and Yvonne DeVries, edited by Judith Adele.

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Embroidery

Hardanger

YV

France
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Le Petit Echo de la Broderie 1900-01-28

Dimanche 28 Janvier 1900. No. 3 - 2me Annee. Redactrice et chef Baronne de Manonville.

Paris. - Imp. P. Orsoni, e, Rue de la Sabliere.

Weekly periodical with various types of needlework, a cross-stitch pattern on the front cover, round or square depending on execution. A large Battenberg lace design, whitework embroidery, initials M, and a smaller G and S, and three pages with text and advertisements.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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France
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Le Petit Echo de la Broderie 1900-01-07

Dimanche 7 Janvier 1900. No. 1 - 2me Annee. Redactrice et chef Baronne de Manonville.

Paris. - Imp. P. Orsoni, 3, Rue de la Sabliere.

One edition fo French language periodical contianing needlework designs. Includes a large tatted doily, designs for cutwork (Richelieu embroidery), monogramming, embroidered edgings for blouses and vests, surface embroidery, whitework, embroidered hexagon net (a devotional motif), and broiderie Anglaise (eyelet work). Also lots of articles, columns, and advertisements of the era.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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France
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A Lady

The Wreath

or, Ornamental Artist; containing instructions for making flowers of wax, rice-paper, lamb's wool, and cambric, with a great variety of articles: for charitable repositories

Exeter: Printed by T. Besley, North-Street. 1835.

Wax flowers and other techniques for making flowers and using them in decorating vases and such, imitation mosaic and tunbridgeware.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele

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F329

Paper

Various

Waxwork

SW

United Kingdom
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M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co.

[1] Lady's Book on Art Embroidery in Silk with Engraved Patterns.

New York, [c.1900], 43pgs [p3 missing].

Embroidery instructions and illustrations for bags, appliqué, crazy work, and black and white transfer patterns.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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Embroidery

LP

United States
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M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co.

[6] Treatise on Embroidery, Knitting and Modern Lace Work, with color illustrations from original models.

Art Needlework Series Number 6.

New York, [c.1910], 152pgs.

Detailed embroidery instructions, exquisite embroidered flowers, Battenberg lace instructions and examples, church embroidery patterns, fancy bags, doilies, knit and crocheted children's and baby items, beaded bags with pattern charts.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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7

Battenberg Lace

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

LP

United States
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M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co.

[9] A Treatise on Art Needlework with Twenty Color Plates,

Series No. Nine.

New York, c.1910, 103 pages.

More embroidery instructions, including smocking, eyelet and netting. Stunning patterns and plates for fruit, flowers, birds, dolphins, butterflies, fish, for doilies, bags, including a woven bag, crocheted tango girdle, and tatted cushion top and bags.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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8

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Knotting

Lace

Netting

Sewing

Tatting

Weaving

LP

United States
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M. Heminway & Sons Silk Co.

[8] A Treatise on Embroidery with Twenty Color Illustrations from Original Models.

Art Needlework Series No. 8.

New York, c.1910, 97 pages.

Detailed embroidery stitch instructions, exquisite color plates. Leaves, flowers, borders, fruit, fish, birds, animals, doilies, baby items, collars, cuffs, bags, and crocheted ties, suspenders and bedroom slippers.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

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Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Sewing

LP

United States
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McKim Studios

Designs Worth Doing

Fall and Winter Catalogue 1931-32

McKim Studios, Independence, MO.

A 52-page catalogue of ads for mail-order needlework project instructions, supplies, pre-cut fabric, patterns, and ready-made items. Includes aprons, towels, toys, clothing, household linens, cushion covers, curtains, quilt blocks and quilting designs, rugs, party favors and bazaar items, door stops, and more. Many illustrations are clear enough to execute the pattern from. Inspiration for many hours of needlework.

Donated by Charles Kite, from the collection of his grandmother Folva Miller. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

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Quilting

Sewing

CK

United States
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Moniteur des Dames & des Demoiselles

White cat on red and purple pillows

Mars 1855

Le Moniteur des Dames & des Demoiselles, 92, Rue de Richelieu, a Paris.

Handpainted embroidery pattern of a white cat with green eyes, lying on a purple pillow and holding a smaller red pillow under its claws.

Scan donated by Iva Innocenti, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

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J610A

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

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France
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Magasin des Demoiselles

Three patterns

Magasin des Demoiselles

Single sheet, litho, supplement of Magasin des Demoiselles, with two edge designs and one quarter pattern of a square design. Contrasting colors, small palette.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH024

M

J610G

Embroidery

Charts

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Magasin des Demoiselles

Geometric band in brown, green, and blue with yellow highlights

Atel. Formstecher, Fr.es a Paris.

Bureaux du Magasin des Demoiselles, Paris, Rue Laffitte, 51.

Abstract pattern in brown, green, and blue with yellow highlights and a white outline. Suitable for tapisserie and cross-stitch.

Scan donated by Renko Kuperus, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-RK002

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IB011

Embroidery

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

BerlinWork

RK

France
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Magasin Des Demoiselles (publ.)

1852-1853

Magasin Des Demoiselles

Stiff cardboard, litho, five patterns numbered 9 to 13. Repeating patterns, and border designs. Because of the size of the original, pattern and chart have been split in two.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH043

M

J9013

Charts

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Tapestry

Beading

MH

France
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Philipson, A. (dd)

Maaskamp 1 - 2de Stuk

E. Maaskamp inde Kalverstraat 18

Multicolor, wide, charted pattern sheet, with three patterns: two all-over repeats, plus a small oval motif of an outoor covered terrace or gazebo. It's one of the few patterns printed in the Netherlands. No date is known, but it looks like the patterns in the first half of the nineteenth century. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch, needlepoint, or beading. Includes modern recharting and DMC color key.

Photographed and published by permission of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

H-RM024

M

H531

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charted

Charts

Cross-stitch

RM

Netherlands
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Maaskamp

37

Maaskamp, Amsterdam

Very rare and old embroidery pattern, inscribed Amsterdam by E. Maaskamp, in de Kalverstraat, No. 18. Somewhat irregular grid.

From the collection of the Rijksmuseum Research Library, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RM014

M

J9017

Embroidery

BerlinWork

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

RM

Netherlands
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Madame Elise

Ladies Book of the Month

West-London April, 1867 Price 6d.

C. Stevens, &Co. Publishers, 3, Red Lion Square Holborn, W.C. London

Fashions, crochet, tatting, glass painting, etiquette, wax flowers. A small monthly publication, also featuring the first chapter of the wonderful story of Peter the Schlemil, who sold his shadow to the Devil.

Scans donated by M. Leigh Martin, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

Fashion: London 1867 fashion and patterns

H-ML001

M

H531

Crochet

Fashion

ML

United Kingdom
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Pattern Sheet

Various patterns 21 to 28

Magasin des Demoiselles

Small booklet of multicolor charted designs, suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, or needlepoint. Includes borders, all-over pattern, framed floral still life.

From the Estate of Marleen van Horssen.

B-MH011

M

BC13

Embroidery

MH

France
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Maison Sajou.

Ouvrages de Dame, Dessins, Modeles, Fournitures

No. 161

Paris c.1890, 8 plates.

Charted patterns in two colors for monogram and marking alphabets. Most are small/medium size. Includes serif and script, plus some examples of two-letter monograms. Suitable for cross-stitch, needlepoint.

Scans donated by Ramzi Ghezawi, edited by Judith Adele.

9-RG003

M

9

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

RG

France
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Maison Sajou.

Albums pour Ouvrages au Crochet

No. 418

Paris, G. Lefèvre & Cabin Fils. c.1875 accordian foldout.

Engraved illustrations of crochet edgings and squares. Detailed enough for advanced crocheters to use as patterns. No directions.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

9-DG002

M

9

Crochet

DG

France
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Mallory, Floy

For a Clover-Luncheon

Needlecraft Vol. VII No. 4, Dec 1915.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Directions for a cloverleaf border with Clones knots, provided to fit three doily sizes.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK017

M

6

Crochet

AK

United States
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Two Silk Maltese lace doilies and a filet lace doily

Photos of three small lace doilies. Two are square silk Maltese bobbin lace, and one is a round of knotted darned filet lace, in linen. No working directions.

From the collection of Seya Wijnsma, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

E-WM011

M

H215

Lace

Filet

WS

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The Little Flowers of St. Francis

translated from the Italian and edited by the Right Reverend H.E. Manning, D.D.

A small book, Roman Catholic, about the life of St. Francis of Assisi, and miracles attributed to him during and after his life. Ten illustrations by F.Cayley Robinson. Illustrations only; the text is available elsewhere on the net.

Scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-YS020

M

E406

Illustration

SW

United Kingdom
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Maxim, Fannie Forrester.

Centerpiece with Vintage Border in Richelieu Crochet

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, p1, 9.

Beautiful grapes and grape leaves Irish Crochet deep edging.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK004

M

6

Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

AK

United States
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Spool Cotton Company

Crocheted Tablecloths and Luncheon Sets

Book 178

Spool Cotton Company

Collection of patterns for 12 crocheted tablecloths, most done as joined motifs, two as whole-cloth projects in filet crochet. One placemat set in filet crochet. Directions in prose with charts for filet. American notation.

Scans donated by Glenda Hicks, edited by Yvonne DeBandi

G-GH001

M

GA04

Crochet

GH

United States
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Magasin des Demoiselles

1854 1855

Magasin des Demoiselles, Paris, rue Lafitte 51. Imp Delamaire et Sarazin, r. Git-la-Coeur 8, Paris.

Supplement to the Magasin des Demoiselles, a single litho chart with three patterns: a pelmet pattern, a border pattern with a cross, and a floral all-over pattern.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sarah Duehr.

A-MH166

M

J801E

Embroidery

Edge

BerlinWork

Charts

Tapestry

Cross-stitch

MH

France
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Mee, Cornelia, and Miss Austin

Tatting, or Frivolite

London, Frederick Arnold, 1862, 21 pgs + plates.

Lovely collection of early shuttle tatting (frivolité) patterns. Prose directions, some engravings of finished items.

Shared by permission of the National Library of Scotland. Scans donated by Martha Ess, edited by Judith Adele.

B-ME002

M

C205

BritVict

Lace

Tatting

ME

United Kingdom
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Mrs Mee

Shortway Edgings

Bath, C. Mee, 41, Milsom Street. London: Bogue, Fleet Street; Ackermann & Co., Strand; and all booksellers and berlin warehouses. Crochet leaflet, 12 crocheted edge patterns. Approx. 1860.

Bath: C. Mee, 41, Milsom Street and others

Prose instructions for twelve crocheted edgings, illustration included.

Scans donated by Seya Wijnsma-Spek, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-WS006

M

H915

Crochet

Edge

AnteBell

SW

United Kingdom
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Meerten, A.B., Van.

Penélopé of Maandwerk aan het Vrouwelijk Geslacht Toegewijd,

Bevattende: De Beschrijving en Afbeelding van Allerhande, VI Deel, 1 Stuk, No. I Soorten Van Vrouvelijke Handwerken

Amsterdam G.J.A. Beijerinck, 1830.

Part of an issue of possibly the first women's craft magazines,with instructions and beautiful illustrations. Directions for a fabric basket, ribbonwork, a lamp doily, wrist mufflers, and working in hair.

Scans donated by Erik & Corrine Meeuwis, edited by Judith Adele.

9-MW001

M

9

Various

MW

Netherlands
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Meier, Adolf

Schriften-Album fur Konditoren

nebst Monogrammen und Tortenschildern

Heinrich Killinger, Konditoreibucherverlag, Nordhausen

Cake decoration writing. Alphabets, monograms, and decorative plaquettes.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS063

M

F321

RMT-H420

Calligraphy

SW

German
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Alphabet A-N

Th. Wilh. Meister vorm. A. Todt in Berlin 13224

Th. Wilh. Meister vorm. A. Todt in Berlin

Half of an embroidered alphabet. Multicolored and 3d shaded letters

Image donated by Atelier HB, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-HB003

M

J610D

Alphabet

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

HB

Austria
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Th. Wilh. Meister

13164

Nine small motifs, various subjects

Th. Wilh. Meister vorm. A. Todt Berlin

A cat, deer, doe, religious motif, flower, musical instruments, building, and a stork in the middle. Small motif like these are often shown on samplers.

Scan donated by Marianne van der Heijden, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

G-MH004

M

GA10

BerlinWork

Embroidery

MH

German
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Th. Wilh. Meister, vorm. A. Todt in Berlin

8479

Th. Wilh. Meister

Multicolor hand painted charted design for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint, cross-stitch or beading. Bouquet of violets with a red ribbon. Original chart and modern re-charting are included.

Scan donated by Ann Lawrence, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-AL009

M

E922

Charted

BerlinWork

Embroidery

AL

German
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Mes Vacances

Scans donated by Tamara Tiekstra, edited by Judith Adele.

B-TT001

M

EC03

Various

TT

France
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Bogtman, W.

Methodisch ontwerpen van Ornament

Tweede Verbeterde Druk

From simple shapes to extremely involved ornaments. Construction, deformation, detailing, enlarging, shaping and placing all kinds of motifs. The style is very pre-WW2.

Donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RD007

M

J801S

RD

Netherlands
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Maurice Metterlinck

The Blue Bird

A fairy play in six acts, translated by Alexander Texeira de Mattos, With twenty-five illustrations in color by F. Cayley Robinson

New York, Dodd, Mead & company, 1911

The Blue Bird of Happiness, translated from French.

Scans donated and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

D-YS223

M

E126

SW

United States
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Parrot eating berries

(cut off) .. d'Ernest Meyer, 3, Rue de l'Abbaye, a Paris.

Multicolor charted design of a somewhat scruffy-looking green parrot chained to a T-shaped standard with a drinking bowl, eating berries.. Suitable for Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch, or needlepoint. Original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.

Scan donated by Mark van der Voort, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-MV001

M

I8318

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

MV

France
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Michael, Jeannette, E., et al.

Knitted Table Mats

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Knitting directions for three simple hot plate mats, one with crochet edging.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK024

M

6

Crochet

Knitting

AK

United States
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Milroy

Church Lace

Being Eight Ecclesiastical Patterns in Pillow-Lace. Eight Illustrations with eleven diagrams and full instructions for working them.

Scott, Greenwood & Son. 8 Broadway, Ludgate, E.C. 4, 1920.

Beginner's introduction to bobbin lace, with eight simple patterns, advancing in complexity. All are clearly described, with bobbin maniuplation guides, plus pinning pattern diagrams. Designs are intended for church linen, and many bear crosses, but some are plain enough for secular use. Nice patterns, doable by non-experts.

Scanned and edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS336

M

F621

RMT-H407

Lace

SW

United States
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Mintorn, Mrs. J. H.

Hand-Book to Paper-Flower Making, The.

London, Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1864, 2nd ed., 62 pages plus ads.

Instructions for making a dozen flowers. Could be made in fabric and used in vases or for dimensional appliqué.

Scans donated by Hope Wright, edited by Hope Wright .

8-HW005

M

8

BritVict

Paper

HW

United Kingdom
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Mode Pratique

Slipper

15 Decembre 1876

La Mode Pratique

Single sheet, litho, red slipper pattern with curly pattern.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

A-MH090

M

J8017

Slipper

BerlinWork

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

Tapestry

MH

France
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Modelboek voor het vervaardigen van Schrijf- Model en Kunstletters.

No. 2330

D.B. & M.-R.

Hardcover oblong, 16.4 x 25 cm, 21 alphabets and 4 pages with examples of practical use. No author mentioned. Publisher D.B. & M.- R. No. 2330 Around 1920 (style and spelling).

Permission to scan donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam.

H-RD001

M

H131

Alphabet

Calligraphy

RD

Netherlands
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Modern Priscilla, Needlework, Fashions, Fiction, Housekeeping

Christmas and Pilgrim Tercentenary Number, December 1920

Boston, The Priscilla Company, 1920, 58 pgs (some missing pages)

Historical craft articles, embroidery, fiction by Eleanor H. Porter, knitting, bobbin lace, netting, quilting, crochet, fashion, recipes, housekeeping tips, paper crafts for children.

Scans donated by azcq, edited by Judith Adele.

Fashion: Boston 1920 fashion and patterns

6-AZ001

M

6

Fashion

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

AZ

United States
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Moderne Stickerei-Vorlagen, Secession, Jugend-Styl

Embroidery Patterns, Modern Style; Album de Broderies, Art Nouveau

[Germany, c. 1915, 20 plates]

Art Nouveau cross-stitch- alphabets, flowers

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

9-DG001

M

9

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DG

German
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Moderne Stickerei-Vorlagen, Secession, Jugend-Styl

Embroidery Patterns, Modern Style; Album de Broderies, Art Nouveau

[Germany, c. 1915, 20 plates]

Art Nouveau cross-stitch- alphabets, flowers

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, remastered by FireRose.

B-FR004

M

C415

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

FR

German
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Moderne Stickvorlagen / Dessins de Broderies modernes

m1281357655-antiek-duits-borduur-voorbeelden-boekje

Small leporello with six embroidery plates in green and red. No publisher or author mentioned. Style beginning 20thC. Narrow edge and border designs.

Images donated by marktplaats seller De Vries, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-VR001

M

I831m

Embroidery

Edge

Corner

Charts

Cross-stitch

VR

German
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Moerke, Mrs. E.D.

Designs in Hardanger Embroidery

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916.

Three designs of drawn thread lace and Hardanger embroidery for table sets or curtains.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK016

M

6

Embroidery

Hardanger

AK

United States
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(Mon Ouvrage)

Broderies Liturgiques

Collection "Mon ouvrage"

Paris, Editions de Montsouris, [c.1930?]

Large size softcover collection of fabric patterns, lace, embroidery and crochet patterns for liturgical vestments and alter cloths.

Scans provided by Rijksmuseum, edited by Judith Adele

C-YS710

M

J5012

SW

France
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Monrocq fr. Edit

Le Peintre en Decor Bois

2

Paris, Impr. r. Suger.3

Eight plates showing different wood structures as an example for painting. This used to be quite common in the 19th Century. Nowadays it's a specialist art. The plates were covered by varnish, which has severely yellowed over time.

Donated by Antiquariaat Kleinood, Amsterdam. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

I-RD001

M

I831l

Drawing

Wood Decoration

RD

France
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Monroe, Emma Chalmers.

A Lesson in Crochet

Needlecraft Vol VII No. 9, May 1916

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Explanations for the crochet stitches and terminology used in Needlecraft magazine.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

6-AK021

M

6

Crochet

AK

United States
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Morris, Ethelyn Jones, ed.

Priscilla Colored Cross Stitch Book No. 1

A Collection of Designs by the Priscilla Art Department.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1911, 9 pgs.

Colored plates of simple floral, garden, alphabet and border block patterns, with suggestions for materials and use.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA030

M

6

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

JA

United States
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Morris, Ethelyn Jones, ed.

Priscilla Colored Cross Stitch Book No. 2,

A Collection of Designs by the Priscilla Art Department.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1912, 9 pgs (back cover & plate missing).

3 pages of multicolor charted designs intended for cross-stitch, possibly hand-tinted. Simple flowers, wreaths, sprays and borders, with discussion of their use. Last plate in collection (animals) is missing.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA044

M

6

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

JA

United States
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P. Moser

Sammlung von Effecten fur Maschinenstickerei

Ostschweizerischer Stickfachfond. Lehrheft der Stickfachkurse 1897 Entworfen & gezeichnet von P. Moser, Fachlehrer am Industrie- & Gewerbe-Museum St. Gallen. Unter Mitwerkung der Fachlehrer & Wanderlehrer der ostschw. Stickfachschulen.

Geser & Co, St. Gallen

German language instructional manual on machine embroidery. 53 pages of designs, with some handwritten notes. No explanation for interpretation of the designs. Each page is headed Ostschweizerische Stickfachschulen, Lehrgang fur die Wanderkurse. Apparently these designs were used for embroidery courses given in various places in Switzerland. Most are also suitable for interpretation in hand embroidery, especially for cutwork and tape laces.

Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

C-YS391

M

H131

Embroidery

Sewing

SW

Switzerland
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Motif religieux,

point de tige.

[Paris? c. 1900]

Single sheet of embroidery tracing patterns for church vestments and altar cloths.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

A-SW002

M

A

Embroidery

SW

France
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F. Muller

941

Antike-Stickvorlage-handcolorierter-Kupferstich-um-1850-aus-Wien-Federvieh-400816358021

Vienna, F. Muller

Embroidery pattern showing chickens outside, with little chicks and three grown birds.

Image donated by ebay seller dacopy, edited and charted by Sytske Wijnsma

F-DY002

M

IB013

Embroidery

Charts

Cross-stitch

BerlinWork

Tapestry

DY

German
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Pelmet

Musee des Familles, Modes Vraies, 28e Annee.

Large multicolor charted design for a dagged/scalloped border or valence, presented both in the original and modern re-charted formats. Suitable for needlepoint, Berlin woolwork, cross-stitch, or beading.

Donated by Marleen van Horssen, charted by Franciska Ruessink

A-MH104

M

EB12

BerlinWork

Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Charted

MH

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Musee des Familles

Modes Vraies, edge design and slipper top

Musee des Familles

Edge design in red, black, green, blue, cream with gold highlights, and a slipper top in the same colors.

From the collection of Marleen van Horssen, charted by Sytske Wijnsma

A-MH055

M

J6103

Slipper

MH

France
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Three songs from an old songbook

Three loose leaves from a songbook dated 1737. Music, words, accompaniment, and hand-colored illustrations. Pieces are "On Beauty" words and music by ?. Putti, illustrated by G. Bickham, Jr. ; and "The Generous Repulse" music by Mr. Carey, words by A. Hill, Esq. Also includes two short airs for flute.

Scans donated by Nettie Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

G-NK001

M

G127

Music

RMT-H420

NK

United Kingdom
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Musterbuch fur Hakelarbeit

No. 44

Leporello, 8 plates of crochet edges. No makers or printers name.

Scans donated by Peter Ketels, edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

E-YS039

M

J801L

Crochet

Edge

SW

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Musterbuch Venetianischer Nadelarbeiten 1558

Bellezze de Ricami, et Dessegni, Opera Nova, nella quale si ritrovano, Varie, & diverse sorti di mostre, di punti tagliati, et punti in aiere, a fogliami, punti in stuora, et altre sorte, come nella presente vedrai. Dove le belle, et virtuose donne potrano fare ogni sorte de lavori sopra Colari, Manegheti, & sopra tutte quelle cose, dove vanno susiml lavori. Opera non men belle, che utile, & neccssaria. Et non piu veduta in luce. In Venetia, L'Anno MDLVIII

Berlin, Verlag von Ernst Wasmuth, 1891

A facsimile reprint of De Recami Et Dessegni Opera Nova, a Venetian lace design modelbook from 1558. The German prologue mentions 38 pages of patterns, but there are only 37. We compared the photographs to another copy in the Royal Library in the Hague, and that one had exactly the same 37 pages. A facsimile reprint of De Recami Et Dessegni Opera Nova, a Venetian lace design modelbook from 1558. The German prologue mentions 38 pages of patterns, but there are only 37. We compared the photographs to another copy in the Royal Library in the Hague, and that one had exactly the same 37 pages. Mostly venetian lace, one charted filet/crosss-stitch page.

Photographed and published by permission of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Edited by Sytske Wijnsma.

H-RM004

M

H531

Lace

Needlelace

RM

German
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Märkbok, med monogram mönster och korsstygn m.m.

Stockholm, W. Wahlund A.-B, [c.1915?, 34pgs]

Swedish cross-stitch and monogram designs - wonderful animals, florals, and traditional motifs.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

B-DG005

M

C415

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

DG

Sweden
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Muller, H.F.

No. 20

Wien, H.F. Muller, [c.1865], single sheet

Berlin work or tapestry stitch formal round with matching border

Pattern donated by anonymous donor.

B-HL005

M

D722

BerlinWork

HL

Austria
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Mlle Rimbot

1894, La Mode Illustree

The horizontal part of the door cover, split in three patterns.

Charted by Franciska Ruessink.

I-FR030

M

I510

FR

France
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Holme, Charles (ed.)

Modern Design in Jewelry and Fans

Special Winter Number of "The Studio" A.D. 1901-1902

Offices of "The Studio" London, Paris, New York MCMII

Fabulous collection of jewellery, personal ornaments, and fan designs very much in the Art Nouveau aesthetic. Black and white photos, full color illustrations. Designs from French, British, Austrian, German, Belgian, and Danish artisans and workshops are presented. Also an extensive set of interesting period advertisements for high end luxuries at the end of the work.

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Silvia Brandmeier

C-YS719

M

H531

Jewelry

Fan

SW

United Kingdom
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Anonymous

Ten small embroidery patterns

Coverless leaflet. Ten full color charted patterns of animals and flowers, small and lovely. Includes a cat, two spaniel dog designs, a parrot, a rooster, two other birds, plus two sprays of cabbage roses. Suitable for cross-stitch, Berlin woolwork, needlepoint, beading

All pages remastered by Sarah Duehr.

C-SD003

M

C714

Embroidery

SD

German
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N. Alexandre & Cie.

Alphabets Variés

Broderies

Paris, Maison LsJeunesse Succ., c.1900, 8 plates.

Four charted alphabets intended for cross-stitch. Two are very large and ornate, two smaller.

Scans donated by Ramzi Ghezawi, remastered by FireRose.

B-FR001

N

C415

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

FR

France
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N. Alexandre & Cie.

Alphabets Variés.

Broderies

Paris, Maison LsJeunesse Succ., c.1900, 8 plates.

Four charted patterns for ornate, embellished monogram alphabets. Two very large, and two medium/small. Suitable for cross stitch, filet (darned net) or filet crochet.

Scans donated by Ramzi Ghezawi, edited by Judith Adele.

9-RG002

N

9

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

RG

France
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Manuel de Dessins pour Crochet.

No. 166

Paris: Maison LaJeunesse, c.1860, 32 pgs.

Illustration plates (no instructions) for lace edgings, squares, doilies. The plates are clear enough that experienced crocheters will be able to figure out the stitch patterns.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

6-JA033

N

6

Crochet

Lace

JA

France
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N. Alexandre & Cie., ed.

Album de Marques et Broderies

No. 213

Paris, N. Alexandre et Cie, [c.1885], 41 plates

Collection of designs intended for hand embroidery. Includes charts for alphabets ranging from small and simple to large elaborate monograms; borders, small ornamental motifs, a windmill, the Eiffel Tower. Also freehand designs for surface stitching and eyelet embroidery (broderie Anglaise), of monograms, borders, edgings, and coronets. Charted designs suitable for cross-stitch.

Donated by Sytske Wijnsma, remastered by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

C-SW004

N

C214

Crochet

Cross-Stitch

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

SW

France
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Nebeling, A.

Methode de Coupe

1er Volume, Vetements de dames.

Bruxelles, 1894

The Mastership-System, garment cutting for ladies garments. 72 pages with patterns and method of drafting. Incomplete, page 63 and 64 are missing. More detailed and more "French" than Thornton.

Book donated by Antiquariaat de Salamander, scanned by Willem Kraaij, edited by Sytske Wijnsma. Transferred to Rijksmuseum Research Library, 2017-10-07.

Fashion: Brussels, 1894 garment cutting for ladiesí clothing

H-AB007

N

HA10

Sewing

RMT-HA07

Fashion

AB

BE is onbekend
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Nacke, Louise.

Miscellaneous Crochet

Book No. 2

St. Louis, Missouri: Louise Nacke, [c.1916], 12 pgs.

Filet portiere, Cluny-type door panels, edgings for table and bed linens, crochet ball holders, doilies, medallions, fitted vest.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

6-JA010

N

6

Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Lace

JA

United States
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Narrow beading pattern

Narrow panel, probably for a towel rack. Originally the background was an allover bright red, but probably that was not included in the original pattern. A two color background, light in the centre and darker in the background, matches similar patterns, and blue contrasts better with the brown color range of the