Royal Society Lamp Shades & Medallions Crochet Book No. 21
Originally Published in 1922!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republicationâ„¢ of the original "Royal Society Lamp Shades & Medallions Crochet Book No. 21!" Published 1922!
This lovely and historic item contains 38 pages of charted graphs, instructions and photographs for making the most charming and quaint FLAPPER ERA lampshades and household soft furnishings for every room in your home! (Original is not for sale)
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This item is a great resource for those who are SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism) members, historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
*NOTE* The antique and vintage threads, needles and hooks used in making these patterns are frequently found on eBay for a reasonable price. You just have to hunt a little! :^) Or, of course, you can purchase the contemporary equivalents at you local fabric or hobby storeâ€¦
"The unusually beautiful Lampshades shown in this book are so accurately explained they become very simple to follow. The embellishment of these shades with Royal Society Sweater Twist enhances their beauty, and combined with silk and Georgette fives a rich and elegant finish. The variety of medallions, insertions, etc., which are illustrated with suggestions for their different uses, are worked with Royal Society Crochet Cottons, and directions are all carefully compiled by an expert."
Here is an OLD, resourceful and exceptional pattern and instructional CD REPUBLICATION. These patterns are characteristic of the needlework done by our lady ancestors on several continents! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful needlework book revealing our heritage from early America, Europe! (Original is NOT for sale.)
Each pattern's instructions go into great detail regarding exactly what you need in order to recreate these most desirable items!
Crochet Stitches (15)
Directions for Filet Crochet
(7, including the Knot Stitch)
Directions for Winding Wire Lampshade Frames
Lampshade No. 1434
(living room model) (medallion, edging lace and fringe)
Lampshade No. 1441
(reception room model) (lace trim and beading)
Lampshade No. 1443
(bedroom model) (narrow beading and bowknot with beaded fringe)
Lampshade No. 1439
(large boudoir model) (triangle motif in tatting crochet, picot beading and rose)
Oval Lampshade No. 1436
(boudoir model) (lace edging and filler lace)
Lampshade No. 1435
(library model) (lace edging)
Lampshade No. 1444
(desk model) (narrow binding, pansy, medallion in center on top of shade)
Lampshade No. 1445
(small model to cover bulb) (narrow beading, flower)
Lampshade No. 1440
(music room model) (scroll motif, insertion and rosette)
Lampshade No. 1446
(screen model) (butterfly and picot edging)
Lampshade No. 1442
(living room model) (square medallion narrow beading)
(wide insertion, heading, square with block pattern, edge with block pattern, beading)
(filet crochet oval-bird design, insertion, edge)
(square filet medallion)
(filet crochet motif - rose design)
(round medallion used with table cloth and dress embellishments)
(edge, medallion for round table cloth)
(rose spray square motif, leaves, blocked square, insertion)
(square medallion, edge, and insertion for boudoir pillows and bedspreads)
(fancy edge raised shell medallion, insertion raised shell center, round medallion with raised shell center for pillow and runners)
(filet crochet and 4 lacet corner motifs for table cloths, dresser runner, place mats and napkins)
(butterfly, insertion with scallop edge and edging for round table cloth or centerpiece)
Nightgown No. 1447
(butterfly and two edgings)
It also includes the "Filet Crochet Table-Using Royal Society Cordichet." This table informs you which size of crochet hook to use with each size of thread and how many meshes per inch it produces.
The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! These are beautiful items and sure to delight you and yours! These instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needleworker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scanned into a CD-ROM Republicationâ„¢ using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download a FREE version of the Adobe software program at www.adobe.com .
This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD of this historic and resourceful book. The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing book on embroidery. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE book's information and patterns to CD-ROM! The format of this resource has so many more advantages than the original book.
What are the benefits of Dakota Prairie Treasures' Antique Book CD Republicationsâ„¢?
* Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* These scans are completely sizable. You can enlarge and print according to your visual needs!
* Each page is saved in PDF format at a high dsi and is readily accessible using Adobe Acrobat (or other pdf reading software programs). This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page or the entire book!
* Each time you want to use an image, a page or pages you can print it out. Every one will be as crisp and clear as the last!
* If you spill your coffee, tea or soda on a page you just print yourself another!
* You can put all of your notes or musings on your printouts and save them in a folder for future referencing!
*Each CD-ROM comes in a protective case!
Curious about the quality of these scans? Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! Scale it, edit it, print it to fit your needs and you are surely going to be quite pleased with the results! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come...
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