Victorian Antebellum - Victorian Era
Crocheted Infant's Bonnet -
Treasures Hardcopy Republication
Why Buy Just
Receive a 50% s/h discount on all items in your order
after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as
Up for consideration is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures
Authentic Antebellum Baby Bonnet Irish Crochet Pattern has not been available for over 154 years! But now you can
recreate it to have a truly one-of-a-kind clothing accessory!
This accessory is truly darling with its rose blossom, leaf and
lace trimmings! The original model appears to have been made using white or
cream thread but, of course, you can choose whatever color palette you
most delight in. Pretty for you, pretty for gifts and pretty for posterity!
(Original is not for sale)
Not your typical needle working result and sure to be
admired, coveted and questioned after by many. :)
item is a great resource for those who are Antebellum, Civil War, Victorian,
Dickensian or historical village reenactment enthusiasts, opera, stage and
theatre costumers, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts,
*** No more guess-work or false starts
on your Victorian needlework projects! ***
Unlike other antique pattern sellers Dakota Prairie Treasures stands alone in
providing our especially created yarn/threads, and needle/hooks conversion
charts with every antique crochet and knitting pattern product! We diligently
researched and created our 8-page Victorian Needlework Guide to assist
you in selecting the correct modern equivalent of yarns, threads, needles
and hooks to accurately recreate most historical 19th Century
Our unique copyrighted Victorian Needlework Guide contains
8 Help Sections:
Chart 1) Victorian
(UK) Crochet Stitch Names to
Modern Crochet Stitch Equivalents
Victorian (UK & US) Wool Yarn Names to
Modern Equivalents + Recommended Modern Needle Sizes
Chart 3) Victorian
(UK) Crochet Thread Names to
Modern Thread Equivalents + Recommended Hook Sizes
Plus, we have included:
1) Authentic Thread & Yarn
for the Silk and Wool Threads
and Yarns of the Day
2) Authentic Crochet Stitches
3) Authentic Explanations of
Contractions used in Crochet, Tatting, Knitting and
with Printer's Marks for
Direction for Any Kind of Work (1868)
4) Authentic Actual Size
Crochet Hooks Used (1908) includingBone and
5) Authentic Actual
Size of Needles Used in Knitting (1908) including Wood, Bone,
Amber and Steel
Example: Your project recommends size No. 1 bone
knitting needles, what do you do? With our Guide, you can quickly, easily and
accurately compare what needles you have on hand by placing them over
the image of the size No. 1 bone needle until you find one that matches the
image's gauge size. Plus, our guide carries easily to the craft shop when
you are hunting to find just the right size needle or hook if you
don't have the size needed in your stash. :)
"Fast shipping. Nice communication. Very helpful person. Thanks a
"I'm a repeat customer because I am so pleased with my purchases.
ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can
too! This is a beautiful item and sure to delight you and yours! The
instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needle
worker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
antique and vintage yarns, hooks, etc., can be found on eBay quite readily.
You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you can utilize
contemporary tools and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or hobby
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions and
store listings for many other unique needlework Spiral Bound Book, CD
and Single Pattern Republications for your creative needle
The item you will receive is representative of the types
of needlework expertise of earlier feminine
American culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have hours of
enjoyment making and recreating this antique needlework items for yourself or
others dear to your heart just the way your great-great-great-grandmothers did!
are the benefits of a Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy
* Every image
and every page has been scanned at a high dpi to produce crystal clear
images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* No having to
purchase excessively expensive hard-to-obtain originals.
* No handling
old and crumbling originals.
Payment: I prefer PayPal.
Shipping: Within the United States: $2.79 USPS.
Out-of-country (including Canada):$3.79. Combined shipping is
available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours.
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Treasures products, designs & images are
manufactured, copyrighted & owned by us (as is all listing text &
photos). All Dakota Prairie Treasure designs or images, or any part
thereof, may NOT be reproduced, used in lessons or duplicated in any media
format to be resold or "shared" (either individually, as a package, as machine
embroidery products, etc.) without Dakota Prairie Treasures prior written
consent. You are permitted to use our products' information for needlecraft
items you make for yourself, as gifts, or for items you may produce to sell.
However, the original designs & images remain the exclusive legal property
of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Any & all violations will be prosecuted to the
fullest extent of the law. Returns are allowed for replacement on CD products
due to manufacturing defects only.