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Needlework Publications

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Victorian Crochet Booklet
Price $10.00

Patterns for twenty popular Ladies’ accessories which appeared in Godey’s and Peterson’s Magazines between 1855 and 1865, and in Weldon’s Practical Crochet. All patterns have been adapted for use with modern materials and have modern terminology.

  • Watch Pocket, pineapple & medallion from Weldon’s
    Muff in Tufted Treble Stitch
    Mitts from Weldon’s
    Undersleeve
    Square Purse with Rosette
    Round Purse
    Wagon Wheel Purse
    Miser’s Bag
    Hair Net
    Headdress
    Coiffure
    Fascinator’s from Weldon’s
    Glengarry Cap
    Lady’s Shoulder Cape
    Lady’s Mantalette
    Simple V Shaped Pelerine from Weldon’s
    Shawl in Picoteed pattern from Weldon’s
    Three Cornered Handkerchief from Weldon’s


Victorian Knitting Booklet
Price $10.00

Patterns for twenty popular Ladies’ accessories, which appeared originally in publications from 1838 through 1864, and have been adapted for use with modern materials and have modern terminology.

  • Knee Cap
    Woolen Chemisette
    Lambs Wool Sleeve
    Under Petticoat
    Muffatees
    Plain Mittens (Mitts)
    Quick (2 needle) Mitts
    Muffs
    Purse
    Norwegian Morning or Bonnet Cap
    1856 Opera Hood
    1861 Hood
    1861 Opera Hood
    1863 Spanish Opera Hood
    Princess Royal’s Scarf
    Bosom Friend
    Winter Spenser (jacket)
    Pelerine Cloak
    Winter Shawl


Basic Accessories in Knit & Crochet -- A must for Beginning Civil War Reenactors!
Price $10.00

Patterns for twenty popular Accessories which appeared in “Godey’s,” “La Mode Illustree,” & “Peterson’s Magazines” between 1855 & 1865, & in “Weldon’s Practical Crochet.” All have been adapted for use with modern materials.

  • Point Lace Crochet Collar 1856 Godey’s
    Knitted Collar 1862 Peterson’s
    Crochet Undersleeves 1865 Godey’s
    Knitted Undersleeves January 1859 Peterson’s
    Short Purse in Netting adapted to crochet 1857 Peterson’s
    Bag Purse in Silk netting knitted, 1863 Peterson’s
    Knitted Cuff in Brioche Stitch, 1861 Godey’s
    Basic Hairnet in Crochet 1857 Peterson’s
    Crochet Hairnet Star, 1853 Godey’s
    Crochet Headdress 1859 Peterson’s
    Winter Mittens 1859 Peterson’s
    Shoe in Crochet 1865 Godey’s
    Biarritz Shawl 1862 Godey’s
    Crochet Summer Shawl 1859 Peterson’s
    Crochet Sontag 1866 Peterson’s
    Knitted Sontag 1860 Godey’s
    Simple Knitted Sontag 1859 Peterson’s
    Crochet Algerian Opera Hood from Weldon’s
    Algerian Knitted Opera Hood 1865 Peterson’s
    Open work Gloves Crochet adapted from Original


Children’s Accessories in Knit & Crochet
Price $10.00

Patterns for twenty popular Accessories which appeared in “Godey’s,” “La Mode Illustree,” & “Peterson’s Magazines” between 1855 & 1865, & in “Weldon’s Practical Crochet.” All have been adapted for use with modern materials.

  • Child’s Mitten’s in Crochet, April 1861 Peterson’s
    Boy’s Cap
    Boy’s Tam
    Chenille Casquette Hat in Crochet, 1862 Peterson’s
    Crochet Shawl and Hood worked in Fan Stitch, adapted from Weldon’s
    Knitted version Shawl and Hood
    Knitted Capelet 1861 La Mode Illustree
    Crochet Capelet adapted fro Weldon’s
    Knitted Sontag 1859 Peterson’s
    Crochet Sock from Weldon’s
    Crochet Vest from Weldon’s
    Crochet Glove from Weldon’s
    Knitted Sweater 1862 La Mode Illustree
    Child’s Jacket in Treble Crochet, Weldon’s
    Knitted Hood from La Mode Illustree 1862
    Child’s Night Cap 1861 Peterson’s
    Knitted Boa 1862 Godey’s
    Child’s Knitted Muff, Weldon’s
    Muff and Cravat in Knit 1866 Peterson


Men’s Accessories in Knit & Crochet
Price $10.00

Patterns for twenty popular Accessories which appeared in “Godey’s,” “La Mode Illustree,” & “Peterson’s Magazines” between 1855 & 1865, & in “Weldon’s Practical Crochet.” All have been adapted for use with modern materials.

  • Crochet sock
    Knitted “Cut-ups”
    Knitted Socks
    Crochet Neck Warmer
    Cotton Crochet Nightcap
    Knitted Nightcap
    Crochet Toilet Slippers
    Crochet Waistcoat
    Crochet Winter Gauntlets
    Crochet Wool Scarf
    Crochet Braces
    Knitted Braces
    Needle book/Housewife
    Spectacle Case
    Card Case
    Crochet Greek Smoking Cap
    Knitted Smoking Cap
    Union Sofa Pillow
    Knitted winter Cuffs
    Crochet Gloves

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Individual Cross-stitch Patterns

All Charts are $3.00

Individual Knit Patterns

All patterns are $3.00

Individual Crochet Patterns

All patterns are $3.00


Patriotic Sampler Chart



Sontag/Pelerine, from the original in 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



Wool Scarf, from original in 1857 Peterson’s Magazine



Nation Divided, 1861 Flags



Knitted Basic Sontag that wraps around and ties in back





Summer Shawl, from original in 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



The Union Forever



Sortie Cap, from original in 1858 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Zephyr Shawl, from original in 1866 Peterson’s Magazine



Abraham Lincoln, 16th President



Winter Shawl, from original in 1864 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Winter Mantel, Sortie De Bal from original in 1858 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy



Winter Spenser, from original 1861 & 1864 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine (X Small Only)



Child’s Jacket in Treble, from original in Weldon’s Practical Crochet



Ulysses S. Grant, Union General and future President



Princess Royal Scarf, from original in 1856 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Lady’s Shoulder Cape, from original in Weldon’s Practical Crochet 1895



Robert E. Lee, Confederate General



Spanish Opera Hood, from original in 1863 Peterson’s Magazine



Round Purse



American Heritage



Knitted Hood, from original in 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



Baby’s Bib, from original in 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



Elizabeth Thorn, Gettysburg Monument



Norwegian Morning Cap, from original in 1861 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Baby’s Socks, from original in 1865 Peterson’s Magazine



1856 Piano Scene



Pelerine Cloak, from original in 1863 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Men’s Braces (suspenders), from original in 1864 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



La Monde Elegant, December 1855



Melon Hood for Summer, from original 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



Child’s Night Cap, from original in 1861 Peterson’s Magazine



La Monde Elegant, December 1859



Child’s Muff, from original 1865 Peterson’s Magazine



Lady’s Work or Carriage Bag, from original in 1856 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Spectacles Case



Algerian Opera Hood, from original in 1865 Peterson’s Magazine



Sontag, from original in 1866 Peterson’s Magazine



Cigar or Card Case, from Peterson's May 1857



Baby’s Hood, from original 1864 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Needle Book, from original in 1862 Godey’s Lady’s Magazine



Work Bag



Child’s Hood, from original 1859 Peterson’s Magazine



Bible Markers, from Peterson's December 1857

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