Vintage and original "The Work Basket" Magazine January 1948, Volume 13, No. 4. Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit. Published by Modern Handcraft. Patterns for knit, crochet, and tatting.
Patterns in this issue:
Knitted Ladies Dutch Hat
Knitted Baby Booties
Round Scallop Tatting Edge
Crocheted Rose Scarf
Knitted Shopping Bag
Crocheted Dish Mat Set
Knitted Baby Bib
Booklet measures 5.5" wide x 8" tall with 16 pages with stapled spine.
Condition is very good with age toning to pages, and a few small tears to page edges.
Vintage original Coats & Clark's craft book lot. Four books included in this listing.
Softcover books, each measure 5 3/8 x about 7 1/2 inches long.
Book No. 119, Embroidery Including Transfers. Transfers are still in the book. The blue on the transfers has bled to adjoining pages. Copyright 1960. 35 pages.
Book No. 125, Ruffled Doilies. Crochet patterns. Copyright 1961. 35 pages.
Book No. 136, Doilies by Priscilla. Copyright 1962. 33 pages.
Book No. 148, Old and New Favorites by Request. Copyright 1964. 35 pages.
All are in good condition. No. 148 shows more wear than the other three.
Nice 1960s patterns!
Vintage Putnam Fadeless Fabric Dyes and Tints. These old stock dyes date to circa 1920s or 1930s.
Manufactured by the Monroe Chemical Company of Quincy, Illinois.
Envelopes each measure 5 1/2 x 3 inches and contain an instruction sheet and a color packet.
Available colors include:
Jenny Newland Dog Fabric.
Features various breeds of puppies, along with baskets, tulips, and blue bows.
I believe this is cotton, but could be a blend.
You will receive one continuous uncut piece measuring 44” wide x 2 yards long.
Thanks for looking!