Victorian Era Child's Cap Crochet
Dakota Prairie Treasures Single
Originally Published 1887!
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Pattern Republication for an Authentic Victorian Child's Crochet
Cap Pattern! What could be more darling for historical reenactment than
this? Very chic!
Authentic Antique Beribboned Hat Crochet Pattern for you to
recreate! As you can see it is lovely and can be customized if your
needlework muse desires!
instructions do not stipulate a particular color of crochet thread to use but,
of course, you can use any color your heart desires! Your options are only
limited by your imagination!
Pretty for you, pretty for gifts and pretty for posterity!
(Original is not for sale)
This item is
a great resource for those who are Victorian and Dickensian era
historical village reenactment enthusiasts, stage and theatre costumers,
students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts,
"This cap is worked
in sections, of which we give one in detail. The work is done in
crochet-Tunistan, which is the simple Afghan-stitch of pulling the thread
through all the stitches upon the needle every row."
Imagine what a
marvelously unique accessory this could be for your little ones or, if you
a bit more skilled in crochet, tweak the size and make one for
The ladies of
earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! This
is a beautiful item and sure to delight you and yours! The instructions are
very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needle worker will be
capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
and vintage cotton and silk threads, hooks, etc., can be found online quite
readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! Or, of course, you can utilize
contemporary tools and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or hobby