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1833 Musterbuch

Small knitting book, one fold-out plate, 150 pages of knitting instructions in fraktur script.

Scans donated by Aram Roquas, not edited yet.

C-YS306

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Knitting

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German
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All That Glitters

with New Bucilla

Canada & U.S., Bernard Ullman, 1971, 11 pgs

Scans donated by Lenore Ciavarella-Madrachimov.

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Knitting

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Canada
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BEY-NL-Kunstbreiwerk

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BEY02-Erstlingskleidung

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Sewing

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BEY23-StrickArbeiten

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Knitting

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BEY46-Kunststricken

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Lace

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German
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BEY52-BunteWollArbeit

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Knitting

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BEY56-HakelStrickKleidung

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Knitting

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BEY62-NL-Kunstbreiwerk

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Lace

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BEY66-GestrickteKinderkleidung

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Knitting

SW

German
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BP10-VetementsSportEnfants

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

C-YS004

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Knitting

SW

France
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DONATED

Basic Sweater Set

Made with Dawn Braeburn Sport Yarn

American Thread Company, c.1960, 2 pgs

Scans donated by Lenore Ciavarella-Madrachimov.

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ZZ99

Knitting

LM

United States
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Breister

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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ZZ99

Knitting

SW

Netherlands
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Harris, Frances, A.

Clark's O.N.T. Designs for Babies' Wear

Book No. 8

Newark, N.J., Clark Thread Company, 1920, 18 pgs.

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma

C-SW052

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ZZ99

Crochet

Knitting

Sewing

SW

United States
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DONATED

Columbia Book of the Use of Yarns

Being a collection of instructions for Knitting or Crocheting some seventy odd articles, with an advertisement for Columbia Yarns

Philadelphia, Wm H. Horstmann Company, 1901, 102 pgs

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma

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ZZ99

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Knitting

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United States
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Corticelli Hand Knit Nursery Woolies, Booklet No. KP II

Montreal, [c.1950], 27 pgs.

not scanned

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Canada
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Corticelli Hand-Knit Woolies for Tiny Tots, Book No. KP 43

[Montreal, c.1946], 39 pgs.

not scanned

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Knitting

JA

Canada
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Traphagen, Julia Brownell, ed.

Corticelli Handicrafter, Book No. KP 58 Baby Handknits

Jamaica Plain, Mass., Emile Bernat & Sons, c.1955

Knitted baby clothes

not scanned

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Doilies in the Modern Manner, Book No. 297

New York, J&P Coats, 1953, 15 pgs

Ruffled, knitted, Irish Crochet, Hairpin Lace

Judith Adele, not scanned

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ZZ99

Crochet

Knitting

JA

United States
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Fleishers Knitting and Crocheting Manual

[Philadelphia, Fleisher´s Yarns, c. 1895], 47 pgs.

Shawls, capes, ladies' hats and boots, children and baby items, sweaters, coach cover.

On loan from Sytske Wijnsma

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ZZ99

Crochet

Knitting

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United States
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Gracieuse01-4-Breien

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Gracieuse01-5-Breien

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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ZZ99

Knitting

SW

Netherlands
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High Fashion Hats Vol. 62

U.S.A., Bernhard Ulmann Company, 1961, 15 pgs

Knit hats

Judith Adele, not scanned

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Knitting

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United States
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Home Needlework Magazine

March 1914, Ten Cents

Crocheted doilies , yoke, scarf, collar & cuffs, belt, bag. How to make rose petal beads. Knitted bedspread squares, embroidery, tatting, fashion, dressmaking

not scanned

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ZZ99

Crochet

Knitting

Sewing

Tatting

Various

JA

United States
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Knitting and Crochet, A Manual of Household Industry,

Containing Plain, Practical Directions for Making a Large Variety Useful and Ornamental Articles, Fancy Stitches.

New York, The Tribune, 1880, 40 pgs.

Afghans, baby and children’s items, bags and purses, counterpanes, edgings, insertions, laces, mats, and a gentlemen’s vest.

not scanned

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Knitting

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La Moda Della Lana

Milano, Edizione Lanificio Rossi, 1937

baby and child's knitting patterns

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, not edited.

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DG

Italy
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Men in Belted Sweaters

Columbia Minerva leaflet 2528

New York, Columbia Minerva Corporation, 1971, 4 pgs

Scans donated by Lenore Ciavarella-Madrachimov.

C-LM004

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ZZ99

Knitting

LM

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Punniken

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, not edited yet.

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Knitting

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ULL-Kunststricken

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Knitting

Lace

SW

German
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ULL-NL-Kunstbreien

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Knitting

Lace

SW

Netherlands
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ULL-Stricken

From the collection of Sytske Wijnsma, not scanned

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Knitting

SW

German
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Dillmont, Th, ed

Le Tricot

IVme Serié

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

Fancy knitting stitches and techniques

Scans donated by Priscilla Cailly, edited by Sytske Wijnsma

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G420

Knitting

PR

France
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Baby Hand Knits

Volume 71

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

Scans donated by Lenore Ciavarella-Madrachimov.

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F308

Knitting

LM

Canada
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Thomson, Louise and Rogge, Elis M.

Kant-breiwerk

Handleiding voor het breien van kanten en tusschenzetsels naar oude patronen, met 71 afbeeldingen.

Van Holkema & Warendorf, Amsterdam.

Lace knitting book, with 71 (then already old) patterns for edgings and insets.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

B-YS059

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F308

Knitting

Lace

SW

Netherlands
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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.

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CA14

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitted Lace

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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Watts, Miss.

Miss Watts' Selections of Knitting Netting and Crochet

London, J. Miland, 1843, 96 pgs.

Early Victorian mittens, baby and children's items, socks, muffatees, fringes, purses and bags, comforters, scarves, shawls, cuffs.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

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CA07

BritVict

Crochet

Knitting

Netting

JA

United Kingdom
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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.

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C214

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

JA

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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C214

BritVict

Crochet

Knitting

Knotting

Netting

JA

United Kingdom
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Schnelling, Rachel

Patterns for the Art of Lace Knitting

No. 1-5

New York, Rachel Schnelling, 1955-9, 5 fold-out leaflets

Knitted lace doilies, squares, table cloths, collar, scarf, curtain, stole .

Scans donated by Jessica-Jean Isrep, edited by Judith Adele.

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C205

Knitting

JI

United States
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Femme Elegante, La

[Paris? c.1946]

Dress and knitting pattern catalog

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

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BB12

Beading

Fashion

Knitting

DG

France
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Dillmont, The. de, ed.

DMC Knitting, 5th Series

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

Lovely knit lace - rounds, squares, doilies, bedspreads, curtains

Scans donated by Barbara Ballantyne, edited by Judith Adele.

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BA10

Knitting

BB

France
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Cicogna, La

Milano, La Cicogna, [c.1950]

Interesting knitting stitches, excellent illustrations with minimal instructions, in Italian.

Scans donated by Dindi Gelfi, edited by Judith Adele.

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BA01

Knitting

DG

Italy
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Barbour, Emma Post

New Bead Book

Chicago, National Trading Co., 1924

Stunning book of knitted, crocheted, woven and needlework beaded bags, with instructions and charts.

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

B-MD001

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B730

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Knotting

Macrame

Sewing

Weaving

MD

United States
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Dillmont, Th. de, ed.

D.M.C. ABC du Tricot.

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

Knitting instructions and some simple patterns.

Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele.

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Knitting

SW

France
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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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A

Crochet

Knitting

Knotting

Macrame

HW

United States
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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.

A-SW001

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A

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Knotting

SW

United Kingdom
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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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A

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

DC

United States
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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.

A-JA001

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A

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

Tatting

JA

United States
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Richardson’s

[06] Crochet Bedspreads, Original Designs, Book No. 6,

Showing Bedspreads made of Crocheted Squares, Insertions and Fringe, also Cluny Crocheted Squares, Laces and Filet Crochet in Original Designs.

Chicago, Richardson Silk Company, 1916, 17 pgs.

Also knitted squares and edgings.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

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A

Crochet

Filet crochet

Knitting

DC

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.

A-JA002

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A

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.

A-JA003

C

A

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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Snow, Virginia, ed.

[19] Collingbourne’s Authority on Fine Arts: Crochet, Tatting, Knitting, Embroidery, Book No. 19.

Elgin, Ill., Collingbourne Mills, 1917, 28 pgs.

Nightgown yokes, corset covers, Irish Crochet collars and cuffs, boudoir caps, purses, bags, baskets, beautiful Venetian stitch and Cluny lamp shades, doilies and table linens, edgings, pillows, baby booties and bib.

Scans donated by Debra Carr, edited by Judith Adele.

A-DC020

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A

Crochet

Knitting

Tatting

DC

United States
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Beehive Shawls.

[c.1950.]

Traditional knit shawl patterns.

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

9-JE004

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9

Crochet

Knitting

JE

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.

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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.

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9

Crochet

Drawing

Embroidery

Knitting

TA

United States
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Nonotuck Silk Co.

How to Use Florence Knitting Silk.

Florence, Massachusetts, 1886, 92 pgs.

Silk knitting patterns for mittens, purses and bags, stockings, edgings, fancy stitches. Instructions for fringed silk lampshade, patterns for crocheted beaded purses, bottle cover.

Scans donated by Laurie Wright, edited by Judith Adele.

9-LW001

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9

Beading

Crochet

Knitting

Lace

LW

United States
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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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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

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9

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

LP

United States
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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.

9-KL001

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9

Crochet

Knitting

KL

United States
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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, plates, illustrations and instructions.

Scans donated by Luann Pfost, edited by Luann Pfost.

9-LP004

B

9

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

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.

9-LP003

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9

Baby

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

LP

United States
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Nonotuck Silk Co.

How to Use Florence Knitting Silk

No. 4.

Florence, Mass., Wright & Potter Printing, 1882, 57 pages.

Silk knitted lace edgings, insertions, socks and stockings and baby booties, mittens, fancy knitting patterns, a fringed silk lampshade

Scans donated by Bev Pisko, edited by Judith Adele.

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8

Knitting

Lace

BP

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.

8-LP001

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8

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Sewing

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.

8-LP002

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8

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Knotting

Lace

Netting

Sewing

Tatting

Weaving

LP

United States
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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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7

Crochet

Knitting

EN

United Kingdom
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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.

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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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Knitting

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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.

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Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

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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.

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AnteBell

Crochet

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Netting

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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.

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Crochet

Knitting

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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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Battenberg Lace

Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

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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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BritVict

Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

Netting

Point Lace

Tatting

PG

United Kingdom
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Smith, Addie L. Crandall

Corticelli Knitting and Crochet Book No. 18.

Florence, Mass., Corticelli Silk Co., 1922, 35 pgs.

Roaring Twenties fashion that is still modern and wearable. Sweaters, dresses, hats, scarves, baby items, with some color illustrations.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Knitting

JA

United States
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Nichols, Mrs. P.W., et al.

Homemade Gifts in Variety,

Needlecraft Vol VII No. 4, Dec 1915.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing.

Tatted, crocheted, knit accessories.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Lace

Tatting

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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.

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Knitting

Lace

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United States
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Michael, Jeannette, E., et al.

Knitted Table Mats

Needlecraft Vol. II No. 5, Jan 1916.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1916

Three knitted (one has a crocheted edge) hot plate mats.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Knitting

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Nicoll, Maud Churchill,

Knitting and Sewing,

How to Make Seventy Useful Articles for Men in the Army and Navy,

New York, George H. Doran Company, 1918, 206 pgs.

Military and working men’s clothing and kit items. Knitted clothing, sewn leather and heavy fabric clothing, bags and belts, crocheted and knitted neckties.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

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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.

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Crochet

Filet

Knitting

JA

United States
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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.

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Crochet

Filet Crochet

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Lace

JA

United States
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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.

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Crochet

Embroidery

Knitting

Lace

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United States
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Manning, Margaret Barton, ed.

Needlecraft Magazine

Vol. XI, No. 1, September 1919.

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1919, 28 pgs.

A Mary Card filet crochet pattern for the Statue of Liberty, embroidery, tatting , knitting, crochet, recipes. See excerpts in this catalogue in OCR format.

Scans donated by Adrienne Kattke, edited by Adrienne Kattke.

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Lace

Tatting

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United States
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Needlecraft Vol. X, No. 2, October 1918.

Devoted to Home Dressmaking, Home Millinery, Fancy Work and Household Decoration

Augusta, Maine: Needlecraft Publishing, 1918, 26 pgs [some advertising pages omitted].

Wartime era patterns, baking recipes, and general needlework advice: crocheted runner and doily, edgings, hot-dish mats, filet crochet patterns , embroidered doilies, knitted bedspread, knitted bag, crocheted filet spider yoke, fashion pages, and many ads, including needlework tools and supplies.

Scans donated by J.B. Rupp, edited Judith Adele

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Filet Crochet

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Sewing

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Robinson, Belle, ed.

Priscilla Bead Work Book,

A Collection of Old and New Beadwork, with Patterns and Lessons For Working.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1912, 48 pgs.

Designs from the 1700’s through early 1900’s, some simple, some dazzlingly complex. Instructions, patterns and charts for woven, knit, crocheted, and canvas embroidered beaded bags, purses, belts, jewelry.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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Crochet

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Robinson, Belle, ed.

Priscilla Cotton Knitting Book

A Collection of Useful and Beautiful Patterns for Cotton, Linen and Silk with Directions for Working.

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1918, 48 pgs.

Doilies, bags, block pattern towels, laces, collars, baby hats, bedspread squares and blocks.

Scans donated by Digital Archive, reedited Judith Adele.

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Lace

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Wilke, Harriet Cushman, ed.

Priscilla Cross Stitch Book

A Collection of Useful Patterns with Suggestions for Their Use in Various Styles of Work

Boston: Priscilla Publishing, 1899, 48 pgs (cover missing).

A classic. Detailed descriptions of the many embroidery stitches used in charted patterns, as well as charts for alphabets, historic, formal and floral borders, church and heraldic motifs, intricate birds, butterflies, flowers. Many of these patterns work for filet crochet, beading, charted knitting, etc. Some of the harder-to-read charts, cropped and enhanced in PDF5

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

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Cross-stitch

Embroidery

Filet crochet

Knitting

JA

United States
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Riego [de la Branchardiere, Eléanor]

The Crochet Book Ninth Series

Or Third Winter Book. First Edition 5,000

London: Simpkin, Marshall and Co., 1850, 48 pgs [blank pages omitted].

Victorian era patterns for a crocheted wool polka (short coat) with a knit border, wool manchette (sleeves), 2 caps in bright colors, an opera cloak, and wool coverlet with a tapestry iris pattern.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele

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Knitting

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United Kingdom
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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.

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Beading

Crochet

Embroidery

Filet Crochet

Hardanger

Irish Crochet

Knitting

Knotting

Lace

Macrame

Netting

Point Lace

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United Kingdom
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Riego [de la Branchardiere, Eléanor].

Winter Book, The.

London: Simpkin, Marshall and Co., 1857, 16 pgs.

Wool collarette and manchettes, gauntlet mitts, an opera cap, child’s gaiters.

Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.

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BritVict

Knitting

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United Kingdom
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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.

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Filet

Knitting

Tatting

JA

United States

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