Victorian Crafts RevivedBook - 1993
A superb collection of over 50 projects, from cross stitch and needlepoint to decoupage, beading and shellwork, for anyone who would like to re-create the elegant Victorian look. Many of the designs are taken from original pieces of stitching while others are adapted from genuine Victorian magazines and pattern books. The wide range of delightful projects includes: decoupage Christmas baubles, beadwork earrings, a patchwork cot quilt, lacework cushions, a traditional Christening gown, an embroidered pillow case, a needlepoint footstool, shellwork Valentines, a quilting picture and boxes, paper-lace picture mounts and dried flower displays under glass. Each craft is described in complete step-by-step detail, providing easy projects for beginners and ideas to tempt the more experienced Craftsperson.
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. ; Montreal : Reader's Digest, c1993.
Characteristics: 144 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,29 cm.