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Antique Victorian Embroidery Reference Patterns CD 1889

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script language="javascript1.1" /script noscript Your browser does not support JavaScript. To view this page, enable JavaScript if it is disabled or upgrade your browser. /noscript Increase Sales by 18% and double your hits - Vendio Gallery Payment Shipping Additional Information Antique Victorian Embroidery Reference Patterns CD 1889 Click to view supersized image Antique Victorian Embroidery Lessons with Colored Studies on CD! CD Republicaiton Originally Published 1898! Up for bid is another lovely Antique Victorian CD Republication, the "Manual of Art Needlework, Embroidery and Knitting", with scores of patterns and instructions! These folks proviced some of the best instruction books for the needle arts ever published! The experienced needlecraft and facywork artisans of the late 1800's clamored for this type of item and with good reason! (Original is NOT for sale) This 126 page CD Republication covers the gentle art of using linen, cotton or other materials, needles and various threads (silk, linen and cotton) to make the daintiest (but also amazingly sturdy) decorative embroidered doilies, centerpieces, photo frames and tea cloths for the classiest of homes. You can readily find these antique and vintage materials online! You just have to search a little bit! :) Or, you can select similar contemporary items online or at your nearest craft, hobby or fabric store. This CD item includes DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS for MANY DIFFERENT EMBROIDERED FLOWERS and BUNNIES, 41 DIFFERENT EMBROIDERY STITCHES, and 65 ANTIQUE, ORIGINAL VICTORIAN DOILY and OTHER EMBROIDERY PATTERNS from the late 1800's! ALL THE PATTERNS IN THE LISTING COLLAGE ARE INCLUDED and MORE! I have also produced and included FULL PAGE-SIZED PATTERNS for those 65 etchings shown in the listing collage for your stitching pleasure! You may trace these patterns to your fabric at this size or easily enlarge or reduce them using a copier machine for your customized finished products. You can see this book will keep you busy a long time making beautiful, dainty, colorful decorative soft home furnishings and fabric items for you and yours, as gifts or to sell! This HISTORIC book contains pages upon pages of steel plate etchings, instructions, designs and fundamentals for creating the extremely handsome soft furnishings of the Victorian era! There are 21 FULL-PAGE SIZED ANTIQUE embroidery doily, center piece and table runner patterns included! You will also find historical facts on this ancient craft as well as various RARE and UNIQUE guidelines to assist you along the way to recreating the needleworked items of a classy and gentile society! There are also a number of stocking patterns included for the knitting recreationists! Here is an OLD, resourceful and exceptional embroidery instructional and design book on CD-ROM. These instructions are characteristic of the fancy work done by our oh-so-feminine lady ancestors during the Victorian era! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful craft book revealing our heritage from early America and Europe! An excerpt: "In the endeavor to make this book larger and better than any previous edition we have called to our aid some of the best needleworkers and designers in this country, and the result is that we have the choicest collection of embroidery designs for home decoration it has ever been our privilege to present. Special attention is called to the Corticelli Colored Plates...as they show not only the correct shading of each flower, but also the length and direction of the stitches." Contents: Introduction Hints Upon the Selection of Material ("choosing the proper shades of silk to embroider," wherein the qualities and common uses of various types of silk threads is addressed) To Wash Embroidered Linens Washing Drying Ironing The Size of Needle to Use Silk Required to Work a Piece of Given Size Embroidery Stitches.-Described and Illustrated Classification of Embroidery Stitches Long and Short Stitches Simple Long and Short Stitch Feather Stitch Overlap Stitch Tapestry Stitch Satin Stitches Satin Stitch French Laid Work Couching Stitches Simple Couching Stitch Twisted Couching Stitch Brick Couching Stitch Diaper Couching (Over Satin Stitch) Other Elaborate Couching Stitches Outline Stitches Kensington Outline Stitch Bulgarian Stitch Split Stitch Stem Stitches Twisted Outline Stitch Wound Stitches Simple French Knot French Knot, combined with Stem Bullion Stitch Buttonhole Stitches Simple Buttonhole Stitch Blanket Stitch Honeycomb Stitch Double Buttonhole Stitch Ladder Stitch Cat, Brier, or Seamstress Feather STitch Chain Stitches Common Chain Stitch Double Chain Stitch Rope Stitch Single Reverse Chain Stitch Double Reverse Chain Stitch Double Chain Stitch Cable Stitch Beading Stitch Bird's Eye Stitch Darning Stitches Simple Darning Stitch Brick Darning Stitch Seed Stitch Queen Anne Stitch Fancy Stitches Herringbone Stitch Ismit Stitch Janina Stitch Border Stitch "Doily" or "Doiley" Centerpieces and Doilies (Popular Styles of Embroidery, and Stitches Used in Each) Bulgarian Design Centerpiece and Set of 3 Doilies (bold stylized designs on brown linen squares in strong bright colors) Japanese Design (delicate minimalist designs on linen in soft colors) Almond Blossoms Pansy Violet Wild Rose Sweet Pea Pansies Garland Wild Rose and Forget-me-knot Easter Lily Orchid Buttercup Carnation Bohemian Glass Nasturtium Bachelor's Button Red Clover Chrysanthemum Buttercups Holly Fringed Doilies Violet Violet (Tray Cloth) Clover Buttercup Daisy Maiden-hair Fern Forget-me-not Conventional Wild Rose Japanese Centerpieces Chrysanthemum Thistle Rococo Bordered Doilies Buttercup Violet Scroll Edged Doilies Violet Carnation Daisy Wild Rose Apple Blossom Octogon Hemmed Doilies Violet Buttercup Daisy Forget-me-not Chrysanthemum Traditional Centerpieces and Doilies Purple Clematis Centerpiece Purple Clematis Doily #1 Purple Clematis Doily #2 Purple Clematis Doily #3 Purple Clematis Doily #4 Asymetrical Doilies Violet Daisy Rosebud Buttercup Maiden-hair Forget-me-not Jewel Design Doilies (Beaded?) Jewel Doily #1 Square Hemstitched Edged Doilies Apple Blossom Buttercup Chrysanthemum Daisy Sweet Pea Forget-me-not The "Queen" Embroidery Hoop Floral Edged Centerpiece and Doily Marechal Niel Rose Fauna Motifed Doilies Rabbit Chafing Dish - Round Rabbit Chafing Dish - Oval Photograph Frames Directions for Mounting and Framing Holly (8x10) Pansy (8x10) Violet - Double Frame (10x13) Forget-me-not (8x10) Jewel (8x10) Garland (8x10) Jonquil (8x10) Corticelli Doily Book Initials and Monograms (with info on "the newest way for marking handkerchiefs") Marking Clothing Corticelli Initial Letters and Directions on How to Do (Set of 26 Capital Initials for Monogramming Clothing, etc.) Tea Cloths, Tray Cloths, and Bureau Scarfs Purple Clematis Tea Cloth Cosmos Tea Cloth Sweet Pea Tea Cloth Wild Rose Bureau Scarf Daisy Tray Cloth Sofa Pillow Design Etching Showing Method of Working Sofa Pillow Bicycle and Golf Stockings (with yarn type, color. materials and quantity recommendations, etc.) Explaination of Terms and Abbreviations Stocking No. 1, Pattern A. Dark Green Yarn and Red Silk Stocking No. 2, Pattern A. Dark Green Yarn and Dark Brown Silk Stocking No. 3, Pattern A. Light Brown Mixed Yarn and DArk Green Silk Stocking No. 4, Greena and Brown Mixed Yarn and Old Purple Silk Stocking No. 5, Pattern A. Tan and Brown Mixed Yarn with Dark Red Silk Pattern A. (for patterns 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5) To Knit the Leg To Knit the Strap To Knit the Foot Stocking No. 7, Pattern B. Light Brown Mixed Yarn with Olive Green and Dark Brown Silk Stocking No. 8, Pattern B. Green and Brown Mixed Yarn with Dark Green and Old Purple Silk Stocking No. 9, Pattern B. Tan and Brown Mixed Yarn with Dark Green and Dark Green and Dark Red Silk Pattern B. To Make the Top Stocking No. 10, Pattern C. Grown and Blue Mixed Yarn, with Old Blue and Golden Brown Silk Stocking No. 11, Pattern C. Green and Brown Mixed Yarn with Dark Green and Old Purple Silk Stocking No. 12, Pattern C. Light Brown Mixed Yarn with Olive Green and Dark Brown Silk Pattern C. Stocking Top of Pattern C. For Beginners in Needlework Corticelli Color Card Teachers' List To Teachers of Art Needlework To Obtain the Ready Stamped Linens and Corticelli Silk Caution in Washing Art Embroideries Plus a number of pages of needlework goods advertisments. If this type of needlework captures your heart, and you fancy more antique Victorian doily patterns (floral, fruit, wheat, children, stylized, eyelet and more), please visit my Ebay store. Or, email with a request and I will list the patterns types of your choice! What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is! Pretty much everything you need to make the dainty silk Victorian household embroideries but the antique or vintage threads, fabric, hoops or frames, etc. Those can be readily found online! You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, you can obtain the contemporary materials at your nearest fabric or craft store... 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 fiber art and thread worker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim. The CD Republication you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier feminine American culture!!! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment making/recreating vintage/antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did! This information has been scanned onto CD-ROM using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download the latest FREE version of this software quickly at www.adobe.com . This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD reproduction of this resourceful dressmaking item. The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing item on antique frock making. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE item'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 an antique book CD Republication? * Every image and every page has been scanned at a high dpi 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! They are reformated in full-page sizing for better viewing of details, etc.! * Each page is saved in PDF format at high resolution and is readily accessible using the downloadable Adobe Acrobat Reader software program. This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page, pages or the entire CD contents! * 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! * YOU WILL FIND YOUR CD REPUBLICATION HAS A HUGE ADVANTAGE OVER A BOUND HARDCOPY PAPER REPRODUCTION, IN THAT, IF YOU SPILL COFFEE, TEA OR SODA ON YOUR PRINTED PAGE(S) YOU CAN JUST PRINT ANOTHER! * A CD REPUBLICATION PROVIDES YOU WITH UNLIMITED CLEAN COPIES FOREVER! * 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... Payment: I prefer Paypal but also accept Bidpay, money orders or personal check. Shipping: Within the United States: 3.50 USPS. Out-of-country (including Canada): 4.50. Insurance is optional and runs 1.30 per 50 increments per shipment. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. Bead and CD auctions are shipped separately in order to insure they arrive in the very best condition at their new home! You may opt to purchase insurance to cover your item. INSURANCE is optional. We offer our own private insurance for items up to 25 in value and postal insurance for items over 25 value. Copyright restrictions: All Dakota Prairie Treasures CD products, designs images are manufactured, copyrighted owned by us (as is all listing text photos). CD designs or images, or any part thereof, may NOT be reproduced, used in lessons or duplicated in any media format to be resold or "shared" (either individually, as a package, as machine embroidery products, etc.) without Dakota Prairie Treasures prior written consent. You are permitted to use our products' information for needlecraft items you make for yourself, as gifts, or for items you may produce to sell. However, the original designs images remain the exclusive legal property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Any all violations will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Returns are allowed for replacement on CD products due to manufacturing defects only. /body Standard USPS shipping charges to the United States on individual items are as follows: Bead Hank - 1.50, CD Republications - 3.50 unless otherwise noted, Soft Cover Republications - 4.50 unless otherwise noted. Canada and other out-of-country sales are: CD republications - 4.50, Soft Cover republication - by weight and country of residence, bead hank - 1.75. If you win multiple auctions, you will receive a 50%discount on all additional purchases beyond your initial purchase in a combined email invoice. Payment Back to Top USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction. Please visit out other auctions and store listings for other items of similar interest! Thank you! I accept the following forms of payment: PayPal Money Order Personal Check Western Union Auction Payments Money Order Shipping Handling Back to Top USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction. Please visit out other auctions and store listings for other items of similar interest! Thank you! 3.50 USPS First Class 4.50 Airmail to Canada 4.50 International Air Letter Post Additional Information Back to Top FREE image hosting (including supersized) with Vendio Sales Manager. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Listing automation and FREE scheduled listings by Vendio. On May-10-06 at 17:25:17 PDT, seller added the following information:
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