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Embroidery Book Patterns Victorian Design Designs 1884

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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 Click Here. Double your traffic. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Payment Shipping Additional Information Embroidery Book Patterns Victorian Design Designs 1884 Click to View Image Album 1885 Edition: Kensington Embroidery and the Colors of Flowers A Complete Guide to Art Needlework Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ Originally Published in 1885! Containing a Description of the Proper Stitches and the Correct Colors and Shades to be Used in Embroidering the Leaves, Stems, Petals, etc., of the Various Flowers Represented in Art Embroidery Why Buy Just One? Receive a 50% s/h discount on all items in your order after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as invoiced! o:p /O:P Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ of the original Victorian Era "Kensington Embroidery and the Colors of Flowers" produced by J. F. Ingalls in 1885! These folks provided some of the best instructions books in their day for the needles arts! The experienced needlecraft and Fancywork artesians of the Victorian Era clamored for this type of item and with good reason! (Original is NOT for sale) Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„ 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 needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it's ease-of-use alone. I bet you'll love it too! *** Producing the best CD Spiral Bound Book Republications for you since 1999! *** This HISTORIC item contains an UNABRIDGED 72 PAGES of "CUTS" (a reference to wood cuts or steel plate etchings?), instructions, designs and fundamentals for creating the extremely handsome soft furnishings of the Victorian era! Includes Kensington (Sketch) Embroidery Lessons, Illustrated Projects with Written Instructions and color/shading guides! I have enlarged the 38 PATTERNS to workable and FULL-PAGE SIZE making this item a full 109 pages of fancy work needle art information for your stitching pleasure! These patterns could also be used for clothing embellishments, embroidered doilies, table runners, household decorations, kitchen towels, bathroom decorations and much more... You may easily resize these patterns (using the enlarge or reduce options on commonly accessible photo copiers) for embroidered sofa pillow tops, beribboned picture frames, centerpieces, crazy quilt work, red work, black work, white work and more! 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! 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! Contents: "In the following description of stitches we shall mention only those used in the art embroidery of the day, and describe them in as few words as possible, so that they may be easily understood." Stitches The Kensington Outline Stitch (sometimes called Sketch Embroidery) "Very handsome effects can be produced" Split Outline Stitch Kensington Filling-in Stitch Stem Stitch Laid Embroidery Laid Stem Stitch Wound or Bullion Stitch Seed Stitch The French Knot Arrasene and Chenille Plush or Tufted Stitch Bird's Eye Stitch Ribbon Embroidery (Or Rococo work, when neatly done is exceedingly pretty, and has already become very popular. It is the least expensive of all art embroidery and can be done very rapidly.) Couching Stitch The Colors of Flowers "Each flower has been carefully matched in all its partsfrom nature, and the colors, as given within, may be relied upon as correct." Wild Roses Sweet Brier Roses Yellow Roses Yellow Daisy White Daisy Lilac Clover with lots of Bees Poppies (Five varieties: Scarlet, Dark Cherry, Pink, Flame and Cream White) Forget-me-knots Bachelor's Button (4 Varieties, Raisin, Cream White, Pomegranate and Old Blue) Sorrel Violets Sun Flowers Pansies with Girl Child Illustration Lilies of the Valley Sumac Woodbine Trailing Arbutus Golden Rod Thistles Apple Blossoms with Spider in It's Web Barberries Innocence Peach Blossoms Dandelion Pond Lilies Pine Cones Tulips Heliotrope Strawberries Pussie Willows Wild Columbine Wild Gernaium Dutchman's Breeches Blackberry Vine Buttercups Cat Tails Golden Coreopsis Iris Coleus Leaves Wheat Grasses Ferns Mountain Ash Small Leaves Nasturtiums Hardhack Flowering Almond Azalia Morning Glories Geraniums Russian Snow Flower Love-in-the Mist Calla Lilies Coxcomb Crocus Love-lies-Bleeding Cactus Flower Fuschia Salvia Wild Cardinal Flower Marygold Carnation Pink Cherries Bitter Sweet; or, Roxbury Was Work Algerian Star Flower Rosea Weigelia Japonica Wild Laurel Chicory How to Finish Fancy Work (Reference Guides to Making the Following Items) Two Tasseled Fringe Styles Handsome Table Covers Banners Tidies Pongee Aprons Cat's Head in South Kensington Stitch Broom Brush Holder Embroidered Plush Frames Embroidered Oil Lamp Shade Sofa Cushions Table Scart with Band of Crazy Patchwork Toilet Bottle Towel Edgings Scrap Bag Needle and Threat Holder (Housewife) Silk and Needle Case Ladies' Work-bag Contrasting Colors How to Press and Line the Work How to Wash Silk Stamping Patterns Plus Various Wonderful Advertisments from the Victorian and Edwardian Eras 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 on 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 item 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! The Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ you will receive is representative of the types of handicraft 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. Unlike other reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republicationâ„ has so many more advantages over the original book. What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„? * Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper. * Our products are made using the latest LaserJet printing technology meaning the ink will not smear like inferior photocopy or inkjet products do. * Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects. * Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy. * 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 pattern book finds with family and friends! Curious about the quality of this item? Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! 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... Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions for many other unique needlework CD Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„ for your creative needle working pleasure! Payment: I prefer Paypal but also accept money orders or personal check. Shipping: Within the USA: 4.95 via USPS. Out-of-country destinations (Canada included): 10.95 via USPS Air Mail. International buyers are responsible for their country's custom duties. We do not mark merchandise shipments as "gift" on the USPS Customs form. Insurance is optional and runs 1.70 per 50 increments per shipment. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. A 50% s/h/p discount will be automatically applied to each item after the first purchase in all combined orders. Copyright Restrictions: All Dakota Prairie Treasures needlework, design and/or other CD or hardcopy products produced by said seller are copyrighted and owned by us (as is all listing text and photos). Any descriptive text and trademarks provided by the seller in this listing's title, subtitle and description are the sole property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. All rights reserved. You are permitted to use our product's information for items you make for yourself, as gifts or for fully complete items you may produce to sell. However, the original designs and images remain the exclusive legal property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Neither the DPT Product content or hardcopy designs or images, or any part thereof, may be reproduced, used in class lessons or duplicated in any media format to be resold or "shared" (either individually or as a package or kit) without Dakota Prairie Treasures' prior written consent. Any and all violations will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. 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