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Treasury of Smocking Designs (Dover Needlework)

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Accomplished needleworkers will welcome this collection of 24 beautiful smocking patterns by the noted embroidery designer, plus clear step-by-step instructions, diagrams for dozens of lovely stitches. Make an exquisite yoke, a pocket for a favorite blouse, ornament pillows, evening purses, and countless other items. 68 black-and-white illustrations. 24 color illustrations on covers.

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Two dozen patterns to enhance clothing, pillows, purses, and other special items. All designs shown in color on covers.

Synopsis:

Smocking, an English peasant craft dating from the late 18th century, was originally used to adorn the traditional rural work chemise. During the late 1800s, this embroidery emerged in major fashion and pattern magazines and--a century later--is still popular. Today's needleworkers will welcome these 22 beautiful smocking patterns by noted designer Allyne Holland. Illustrated.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486249919
Author:
Holland, Allyne S.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Sewing
Subject:
Design - Textile & Costume
Subject:
Dressmaking
Subject:
Pattern design
Subject:
Needlework
Subject:
Smocking
Subject:
Needlework - General
Subject:
Embroidery -- Patterns.
Subject:
patterns for smocking
Subject:
Dover needlecraft books
Subject:
Crafts-Needlework
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Embroidery, Needlepoint
Series Volume:
163
Publication Date:
19860131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in 0.36 lb

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Two dozen patterns to enhance clothing, pillows, purses, and other special items. All designs shown in color on covers.

"Synopsis" by , Smocking, an English peasant craft dating from the late 18th century, was originally used to adorn the traditional rural work chemise. During the late 1800s, this embroidery emerged in major fashion and pattern magazines and--a century later--is still popular. Today's needleworkers will welcome these 22 beautiful smocking patterns by noted designer Allyne Holland. Illustrated.
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