More embroidery books free online

Brainerd & Armstrong’s Embroidery lessons with colored studies, 1908 : latest and most complete book on the subject of silk embroidery and popular fancy work is available on the Internet archive. For all that the title is a mouthful, people interested in floral motifs will find the section on “lessons …

Madame Worth’s New Manual of Fancy Work.

Regular readers know I am addicted to the Antique Pattern Library as it is such and interesting and free resource. I was poking around yesterday and found Madame Worth’s New Manual of Fancy Work. It is the last entry on this page of the Antique Pattern Library   This collection …

Herrschner Catalogue online

I stumbled across this Herrschner Catalog circa 1907 which is being digitised and is going online. There is all sorts of vintage embroidery patterns and needlework designs which have been released under the creative commons license.  This means you can use them in your projects and I know stitchers love …