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Artistic Embroidery: free book from Internet Archive -- I so love old sewing and needlwwork books!

The book’s full title: Artistic Embroidery: Containing Practical Instructions in the Ornamental Branches of Needlework, with nearly two hundred illustrations and explanatory diagrams.

The Dictionary of Needlework: An Encyclopedia of Artistic, Plain, and Fancy Needlework.  2nd edition, 1887. 546 pages. In the public domain and can be downloaded as a PDF or read online at archive.org

The dictionary of needlework : an encyclopædia of artistic, plain, and fancy needlework ... : Caulfeild, S. F. A. (Sophia Frances Anne), 1824-1911 : Free Download & Streaming

"The Dictionary of Needlework: An Encyclopaedia of Artistic, Plain, and Fancy Needlework, Second Edition" By: S. Caulfield and Blanche C.


Monogram Ribbon Embroidery Pillow

Monogram Ribbon Embroidery Pillow - so pretty! Absolutely stunning, and a great way to try out different ribbons and beads. Link to free monogram initials is somewhere else here on this boards.

Vintage embroidery 1952 by sue-tarr, via Flickr

Vintage embroidery 1952 Beautiful embroidery transfer, taken from "Needle woman& Needle craft" 1952 July issue