Country HandCrafts, "Fashion 1985" Approx.100 Pages, Filled w/ PATTERNS, 4 Crochet, Knitting, Cross Stitch, Sewing, Soaps,

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Country Handcrafts, "Fashion 1985", Approx 100 Pages, LOADED with PATTERNS, and other Creative IDEAS for the Crochet, Cross-Stitch, Sewing, Soap, Knitting & other Creators Here! Check it Out! Circa 1985 (& My great grandmother always Used to Say "There's nothing new under the sun, everything has been seen before when You get Old Enough....Fashion & styles included"; and she should have known, she passed away at the ripe old age of 104), the Title is "COUNTRY HANDCRAFTS", Fashion, 1985 and was apparently a once Yearly Publication so they were really trying to pack it FULL of great items/ideas/plans/patterns etc. and Yes, the Price Was $3.98 in 1985 money, (about $13. in today's money), around 100 pages and the last picture documents what's listed following, absolutely TONS of Patterns!

SO, are You looking for additional INSPIRATION, written for hand made creators, BY Hand Made Creators (albeit a generation ago), and something to get the creative juices flowing in these frozen first of the year doldrums?

Here's the short list (of Patterns & Detailed Directions):

Albert and Anastasia Swan, Page 43
Cross Stitch Geese Wedding Sampler, Page 43
Cross Stitch Sampler, "I Love Stitching" Page 45
Doll's Travel Trunk, Page 49
Dolls Travel Wardrobe, Page 49
Dusty Diamonds Knit Afghan, Page 56
Fabric-Covered Heart Shaped Box, Page 23
Fabric-Covered Box with Doilies, Page 23
Fabric-Covered Maroon Print Box, Page 22
Fabric-Covered Rose Embroidered Box, Page 22
French Hand Sewn Gibson Girl Blouse, Page 20
Gentleman Teddy Appliqued Afghan, Page 54
Girl's Tulip Appliqued Apron, Page 16
Green Tulip Knit Pullover, Page 20
His & Hers Cotton Jeans Raglan Sweaters, Page 15
Lilies of the Field Quilt, Page 47
Padded Frame, Page 45
Patchwork Afghan, Page 53
Pinwheel Afghan, Page 57
Plum Princess Pullover, Page 14
Quesquimitl Woven Shawl, Page 12
Quilted Country Scene, Page 48
Recycled Soaps, Page 25
Ribbon Roses, Page 23
Shopping Information, Page 57
Seminole Velveteen Jacket, Page 15
Smocked Dress, Page 12
Stained Glass Tulip Afghan, Page 56
Teddy Bear Theorem Painting, Page 24
Travel Doll, Page 48
Turtleneck Mohair Pullover, Page 19
Twilled Pillows, Page 26
Venetian Crocheted Sweater & Beret, Page 14
Winter Bouquet Crocheted Afghan, Page 55
Woodland Knit Sweater, Page 18

So How's that for a little INSPIRATION?!
Found this at a recent bookstore search and it wasn't cheap. It's also in new, flawless condition, no torn pages, no removed patterns, no cut out....anything! Any Makers out there interested in revisiting the past for some fresh ideas.

Any additional questions, or requests for additional pictures (of which we have plenty!), send us an email or open a conversation; just please be patient as we check email daily, just not hourly.

We're always willing to entertain offers, consider trades, barter...just give us a try; the worst thing that can happen is that we counter, right?

If You found this item interesting, You should favorite our shop as:
1-We combine shipping to save You money, and
2- we're going to be listing thousands of dollars worth of vintage tools, marine salvage, nautical supplies, Architectural salvage, antiques, repurposed and collectible items...keep an eye on Us, You'll be glad You did!
Thanks in advance for Your future business, we look forward to exceeding Your expectations.

-bilgemonkey's


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When You select 'mark as gift', this does not mean that we will gift wrap & You need to reach out to us w/either a "Convo" or Email. IF the 'gift' is being shipped to Yourself in a foreign country, You will Still be Fully Responsible for Any/All Customs Import Duties &/or VAT Taxes. To fail in our responsibility to comply w/Your Country's Laws is a violation of law here also. Thank You for understanding.

On Certain personalized items (that we already have sample type listings of), we paint or add ('Giftee')/or Your, as recipient's names' or other customization as arranged & agreed upon in advance of Your purchase. Customizing items takes time & will usually require additional delays to posted shipping timeframes. ALL Customization/'Personalization' must be approved in advance (including provided photos of the completed customization) BEFORE we ship, so You can be totally comfortable, knowing You are going to receive EXACTLY what You saw & previously approved.

We can offer 'wholesale pricing' on a multiple item purchase for other vendors/sellers (either here or elsewhere) when You are interested in purchasing 10 or more items from our posted inventory. Often we have many similar items to those listed So the only way to be aware of them is to reach out to us and ask?

Typically our items don't include care instructions, aside clothing. When it's a clothing item, please rely on the original (invariably vintage or antique) manufacturer's care instructions. If those tags exist on the item, we do not remove them & request that You always follow the Original Manufacturers instructions. We are not responsible for 'shrunken' sweaters, ruined leather jackets or other sizing issue discrepancies caused by Your failing to abide by the proper care instructions after receipt.


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