Patterns for Needlework at La Couturiere Parisienne

Patterns for Needlework houses patterns published in ladies’ magazines dating as far back as 1859. Sorted by date and topic area you can browse the instructions, which are simply scanned. There are lots of old embroidery, bobbin lace, crochet, knit, braiding and beadwork designs. These scans have been published on …

January Fabric Postcard

My January fabric postcard  is a response to living in Canberra the ‘bush capital’ and my first attempt at a fabric postcard. When ever you walk in the Australian bush the ground is covered in twigs leaves, bits and pieces of organic matter that provide homes for a rich insect …