Handmade Corsage Crocheted Belt Wheel Edge Doily Tatting 1950s Home Projects Magazine Lifestyle 50s Living Room Prop Vintage Subscription
Title • The Workbasket, Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit
By • Modern Handcraft
Date • 1955, May
Details • Volume 20, Number 8, Magazine, 48 Pages, 7.85 x 5.35 Inches
Description • This fun magazine includes instructions for crocheting a place mat with napkin holder, belt and corsage, round star doily, and daisy interlude scarf. Also included are instructions on how to knit a two tone cardigan and how to tat a wheel edge doily. As a fun addition to these instructions you can also browse articles, reader recipes, a flower and garden forum, and money saving tips from the 50s! With plenty of retro pictures and varying levels of difficulty, see how you can make a fun gift straight from good old days!
Condition • One inch circle can be seen in top left where there is a hole in cover. Name is written on front cover as well. Yellowing can be seen on entire magazine. General vintage and shelf wear are present; please see photos for condition.
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