An Authentic Victorian / Dickensian Era Baby's Crochet Pattern originally published in 1885!
This listing is for the PDF pattern only, not for the finished item. Great for historical village reenactors, opera, stage and theater costumers, students of historical fabric arts and those who JUST LOVE TO WEAR A TOTALLY UNIQUE, ONE-OF-A-KIND ACCESSORY!
A very Victorian era crocheted short sleeved, baby bib!
Great for baby showers, baptismal, birthday gifts and much, much, more!
The pattern is reproduced via very time consuming scanning, with the woodcuts, metal engravings and text being restored for optimal reading and saved in PDF format to share with history buffs everywhere!
I literally have a house full of my collection of antique books and magazines from the mid-1800s to the 1960s. I'll never live long enough to share them all but I strive to list fresh-to-you, rare Antebellum, Civil War, Victorian, Edwardian, Gibson Girl, WWI, Flapper, Depression, WWII and Hippy era clothing pattern republications here!
An excerpt: "Required, 2 reels of Evans' crochet cotton, No. 10, and a steel crochet needle, No. 16...Sew a button on each of the two back shou8lder-straps, catch them into the crochet edge on the opposite shoulder-strap, and tie over the button with a pretty ribbon bow."
Included is our authentic Victorian era yarn, hook/needle conversion charts so you know exactly which type of modern yarns and hooks/needles to use!!!
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