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1920 Pine Needle Basketry Book Making How to Make Baskets of Conifer Needles




PINE NEEDLE BASKETRY

Spiral Bound Book Republication?

Originally Published in 1920!

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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication? of the original "PINE NEEDLE BASKETRY - A Complete Book of INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING PINE NEEDLE BASKETS" by Linna - Loemr - Millikin, experienced crafts-persons of pine needle basketry. This book was originally published in New York by J. L. Hammett Company, dated 1920! (Original is NOT for sale)

Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republications? oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in use!

This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern's instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid craft worker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it's ease-of-use alone. I bet you'll love it too!

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This item is a great resource for those who are Flapper era historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical fiber and textile arts, etc!

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This HISTORIC item contains instructions, diagrams, designs and fundamentals for creating baskets using PINE NEEDLES, WIRE GRASS, RAFFIA & BRAIDED RAFFIA. There are many, many ANTIQUE basketry weaving designs and instructions included! You will also find many historical facts on this ancient craft as well as various tables of RARE and UNIQUE guidelines to assist along the way!

CONTENTS

SUGGESTIONS FOR ARTICLES TO BE MADE FROM PINE NEEDLES AND WIRE GRASS

VASES

JARDINIERES

BASKETS

BOWLS

TABLE MATS

TRAYS (Round and Oval)

WORK BASKETS

HANGING BASKETS

CANDLESTICKS

LAMP BOWL

LAMP SHADE

TUMBLER COASTERS

It further addresses the following:

SELECTING AND PREPARING MATERIALS

SOAKING TIME AND METHODS BY MATERIAL USED

WIRE GRASS

PINE CONES

RAFFIA HANDBAGS

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR STARTING A ROUND ITEM

CHAIN STITCH

SPLICING

SHAPING

WHEAT STITCH

SPIRAL WHEAT STITCH

FERN STITCH

TI OR KNOT STITCH

MAKING THE TI STITCH ALIKE ON BOTH SIDES

DESIGNING

DIAMOND STITCH

ANOTHER SUGGESTION OVAL BASKETS AND TRAYS

EXTRA STITCHES

FINISHING HANDLES

HANDLES FOR A ROUND TRAY

LOOP HANDLES

DETACHED HANDLES

GLASS BOTTOMS

DETAILED DIRECTIONS FOR MAKING OVAL SANDWICH TRAY

DIRECTIONS FOR MAKING OPEN WORK-BASKET

DIRECTIONS FOR MAKING A HANGING BASKET

HANGING BASKET MADE FROM WIRE GRASS

OVAL TRAY MADE FROM WIRE GRASS

JARDENIERE MADE FROM PINE NEEDLES

What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is!

The ladies and gents 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.

The pine needles, etc., can be found online quite readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you may utilize contemporary tools and materials found at a near by craft or hobby store.

The Spiral Bound Book Republication? you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did!

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 at a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Our Spiral Bound Republication? has so many more advantages over the original book.

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* Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper.

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* 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 enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!

* You can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian, Flapper and Depression Era pattern finds with family and friends!

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You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...

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