Weldon's Practical Knitter, Volume 1, Second Series

How to Make 39 Useful Articles for Ladies, Gentlemen, and Children.

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A must-have for collectors!
These electronic pattern books open a window on another time and another place.
The time is the turn of the twentieth century and the place is London, England. Needleworkers of that era would be amazed to see their favorite knitting patterns in a virtual format of which they could never have dreamed.
The projects contained within these series range from charming to simply strange, from lovely edgings and triangular shawls to knee covers and baby knickers.
The instructions might perplex a contemporary knitter accustomed to much hand-holding, but the stitch patterns and shapings are often ingenious, and many of the objects transcend the century-plus span of years since they were devised.
This set of pamphlets serves as a curiosity, an inspiration, a resource, and a link to a time beyond our memories.

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Table of Contents
Second Series Includes:

Jersey Mittens Knitted with Half Fingers
Lady's Knitted Vest
Square for Quilt in Foxglove Pattern
Shell Pattern for a Quilt
Square for Quilt in Bay-Leaf Pattern
Square for Quilt in Apple-Leaf Pattern
Worsted Balls
Lady's Ribbed Jacket Bodice
Child's Knitted Hood or Bonnet
Gentleman's Striped Sock
Gentleman's Plain Sock
Leaf and Trellis Pattern
Baby's Plain Knitted Boots
Baby's Glove with Long Wristlet
Open Hem of Four Stitches
Double Garter Stitch
Baby's Knitted Jacket
Knitted Tam O' Shanter
Border Knitted Lengthways
Fancy Border for Scarf
Child's Fancy Knit Sock
Wheat-Ear Pattern
Gent's Balaclava Cap
Double Rose-Leaf Pattern
Angora Pattern for Quilts
Crow's-Foot Stitch
Baby's Knitted Frock
Lady's Warn Winter Petticoat in Arrow Pattern
Lady's Knitted Bodice for Wearing Under the Jacket
Lady's Knitted Petticoat
Child's Gaiters
Child's Gaiter
Child's Knitted Gaiter
Infant's Boots
Silk Gauntleted Jersey Gloves
Square for Quilt, Open Ribbed Pattern
Baby's Knitted Glove
Tudor Pattern
Baby's Socks

SKU: EP1993

Format: eBook