Category: Sewing and Needlework


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Crocheting and Knitting; Better Homes and Gardens

By: N/A

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Meredith Corporation: 1977

Seller ID: CR--2001

Pictorial binding is fine, front and back are illustrated with a beautiful patchwork afghan. Directions are included for afghans, "For your Table, " "For your Bedroom, " handrafted rugs, accessories, and basic knitting and crochet stitches Patterns are very bright. Book is generously illustrated. 96 pages, 7.5 x 10. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Scrap Crafts from McCall's Needlework & Crafts

By: N/A

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Sedgewood Press: 1984

Seller ID: CR-13002*

Pictorial binding is fine, illustration front and back. Ideas for dressing up the kitchen and table, personal and decorative accents, accessories, and children. Directions for embroidary, applique, quilting, needlepoint, knitting and crochet. Numerous full-color photographs. Patterns are very easy to enlarge and use. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Stitch by Stitch, Vol 2

By: N/A

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Torstar Books: 1985

Seller ID: CR-20001

Binding is fine, no wear. Includes patterns for basic pants and basic skirt; sizes 10-20. How to in full color, step by step. 14 lessons, 33 projects. 128 pages, fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Stitch by Stitch, Vol. 3

By: N/A

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Torstar Books: 1986

Seller ID: CR-20002

Binding is fine, no wear. Includes patterns for short-sleeve jacket, a-line skirt, and bot tie blouse, sizes 10-20. Each project has detailed lessons in color. 13 lessons, 28 projects. 128 pages, fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Cross Stitch Cats

By: Box, Richard; Fielding, Sue

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Griffin: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 001307

Capture the character and charm of cats in cross stitch with this beautifully illustrated practical guide. Introduces 23 projects for cat lovers and cross stitch enthusiasts of all abilities. This book includes a comprehensive section on materials and techniques, and the chapters that follow introduce 12 different cats. Each cat features a main embroidery design, and 11 of them an accompanying design for accessories such as a greeting card, coaster or paperweight. The de... View more info

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Creative Crochet

By: Edson, Nicki Hitz; Stimmel, Arlene

Price: $22.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Watson Guptill Publiications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004076

Step-by-step demonstrations that take you from basic stitches to creative technique are well-detailed in this book. Also taught are shapes and free-form sculpture, working without a pattern, mixed media, and elements of color and design. 201 black & white illustrations, 18 full color plates, bibliography, and index are included. The binding is red cloth with white lettering. Slight wear at the corners with small bits of paper clinging to the front and back at the spin, a... View more info

More Scrap Saver's Stitchery

By: Foose, Sandra Lounsbury

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Doubleday: 1981

Seller ID: CR-06001

Jacket has several small tears around the edges and a 1/2" tear at the top. Pictorial front and back, the front has a wreath with a stuffed bear coming through the middle. Contents indexed as "Designs for any time, " and "Especially for Christmas. " The patterns are very easy to use. 132 pages, 8.5 x 11. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

World Colors Dress & Dolls: Folk & Ethnic Dolls

By: Hedrick, Susan; Matchette, Vilma

Price: $27.60

Publisher: Grantsville, Maryland, U. S. A., Hobby House Pr Inc: 1997

Seller ID: 002375

The dolls of a country are one of its richest visual treasures. With this in mind, the authors created a beautiful full color and detail-rich research volume to provide the doll collector, costume enthusiast, historian, and costumer with a record of the past. As countries divide and technological advances catapult the world into a different era, traditional costumes of yesteryear are often lost. In locating dolls purchased from different countries, the authors were able ... View more info

A Show of Hands: Needlepoint Designs by Janet McCaffery

By: McCaffery, Janet; Lindemeyer, Nancy

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002926

Inspired by the spare elegance of 19th century American portraiture, Janet McCaffery has created a unique collection of 15 graceful needlepoint designs. This book provides a good starting point for the novice stitcher, and an invitation to improvise for the expert. Symbolism, such as a child's hands cradling a doll suggest her innocence and femininity, while a gentleman's fist grasping a quill pen indicates wisdom and social stature. This book brings tradition to present... View more info

Dolls & Toys from a to Z

By: McCall's Needlework & Crafts

Price: $8.05

Publisher: New York, Sedgewood Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001241

This book has a collection of playthings you can make, and all with personality. The group of lovable characters contains something to please every child. From Jaques, the rugged French-Canadian fur trapper to elegant Regina, the Southern belle, you'll find charm in each project. There are also a number of cuddly stuffed animals to knit, crochet, or sew, along with creative playsets and puppets to keep children busy on rainy days. There's even a section of Yuletide chara... View more info

The New Cross Stitch Sampler Book

By: Philipps, Helen

Price: $11.04

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles: 1999

Edition: First Edition ?

Seller ID: 002174

A fresh and exciting collection of designs inspired by the age-old tradition of sampler making, featuring: 23 original samplers for today's cross stitcher; ideal designs for commemorating special events - weddings, births and anniversaries; lots of ideas for quick-to-stitch projects taken from the sampler designs including gift tags, trinket boxes, scented sachets and cards; motif library and alphabets to personalize your stitching. 128 pages with an index. Designs are s... View more info

Mother Goose in Stitches

By: Thorne-Thomsen, Kathleen

Price: $18.40

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart And Winston: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002127

Here is a superb collection of over 45 patterns for needlework, inspired by the wonderful Mother Goose rhymes, famous since the eighteenth century. You'll delight in the naughty Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son, scrawny Cat and the Fiddle, funny Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater, sweet Little Bo-peep herself, outlandish Higglety, Pigglety, Pop, and the acrobatic Cow That Jumped Over the Moon. These imaginative and amusing designs - from a child's A, B, C, and D sampler to the more soph... View more info