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By Mary Carolyn Waldrep

The paintings of tatting has produced probably the most appealing, creative, and complicated designs within the background of needlework. Over a hundred of the easiest of these designs — a lot of them ignored and out of movement for generations — were chosen for this precise assortment from the pages of lengthy out-of-print thread corporation leaflets of the Twenties, 30s, 40s, and 50s.
The designs diversity from tiny coasters to a good-looking checkerboard luncheon set and comprise based collars, complicated tracery styles for doilies and luncheon mats, and delicately appealing edgings for pillowcases, visitor towels, and desk mats. one of the highlights: a particular Victorian tray mat, a handkerchief with a butterfly nook, heirloom child caps and bonnets, a sunburst doily, and a marvelous jabot collar.
This wealthy treasury of tatting classics, entire with complete directions and a photo of every construction, deals needleworkers a stunning collection of familiar designs which are perfect for domestic, kin, and private use, and excellent as presents that exquisitely show the giver's needlework expertise.

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