Beeton’s Book of Needlework

Project Gutenburg has another Needlework book. Beeton’s Book of Needlework was originally published in 1870 by the English firm Ward, Lock and Tyler. There are tatting, crochet, knitting, lace and embroidery patterns contained it. The printer is running hot as I print out the embroidery section as I hope to …

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 …