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Apache Bead Loom Book Beading Patterns Edwardian 1903
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Apache Beadwork Instructions and Designs!
Spiral Bound BookRepublication™
Originally Published in
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Up for offer is another
Dakota Prairie Treasures™ Spiral Bound BookRepublication™ of
the original Edwardian Era "Apache Beadwork Instructions
and Designs" produced byAustin-Walker Sales Co., publishedin 1903! These folks provided some
of the best instructions books in their day for the bead arts!
The experienced needlecraft and fancywork artisans of the early 1900's(Victorian
and Edwardian) clamored for this type of item and with good reason!
This HISTORICitem contains instructions, graphed
designs and fundamentals for creating the extremely handsome loomed beadwork
items of the early Edwardian era! (Original is not for sale)
Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republications™
oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in use!
This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern's instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid needle worker myself my personal experienceprompted my choice of spiral binding for it's ease-of-use alone. I bet you'll love it too!
This item is a
great resource for those wholove beading the great old styles, those
involved inhistorical reenactment, beadenthusiasts andstudents
of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
Includes loom bead
work, illustrated projects with written instructionsplus color and shading
guides! There are 56 patternsin workable, large sized
patterns for your beading pleasure!
These patterns could also be used for the sister crafts of
embroidery, petit point, cross stitch, beaded crochet, beaded knitting
forclothing embellishments, doilies, table runners, household
decorations, kitchen towels, bed and bathroom decorations and much much
You will also findhistorical facts on this ancient craft as
well as various RARE
and UNIQUE guidelines to
assist you along the way to recreating the needleworked bead items of a classy
and gentile society! One pattern included is described as having been old in
George Washington's time!
are characteristic of the
fancy work done by our oh-so-feminine lady ancestors during the Victorian and Edwardian
eras! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another
wonderful craft book revealing our heritage from early America and
"Rare indeed is the woman whose fingers do not linger
lovingly on the beautiful beads which are so temptingly displayed on the
counters of all the large stores. Rarer still is the one who does not secretly,
if not openly, break that commandment which admonishes us not to covet, as her
eyes wander from one basket to another filled with their treasures which vie
with the colors of the rainbow...(at) This time it is the Indian work which is
done on a hand loom that is attracting lovers of fancy work: and the handsome
indeed in design and workmanship are the belts, sashes, fan, lorgnette, and
watch-chains, purses, bracelets and fobs, which are woven on these
Using the Apache Beadwork Loom
French Beaded Chains
Directions for Making
Chalk White and Black
Ancient Order of
for Watch Fobs
Narrow Blank Band Graph
toCreate Your Own Beaded Chain Design
Flower and Leaf
Wide Blank Band Graph
to Create Your Own Beaded ChainDesign
References and Instructions to Make Bead Strips for Collars, Cuffs, and Waist
(Necklaces or bracelets)
Geometric Leaves #1
Geometric Leaves #2
Split Geometric Chain
("odd and beautiful"
with focal bead and beaded tassels)
Fancy Woven and Strung Chain
Case or Pocketbook
Purses, Chatelaines, and Wrist Bags
Cigarette, or Cigar Case
What is a Better Present to Your
Design Wrist Bag
Design for Chatelaine or Wrist Bag
"This very old-fashioned
design for a wrist bag with the church, trees and flowers...is copied from a bag
work by a maiden in the days of George Washington and gives an idea of the
coloring and design in beadwork of that period."
"This dark red poppy,
with its green leaves standing out upon a jet black background, makes a rich and
handsome bag, and is one of the most beautiful pieces of beadwork given in this
Beaded Wrist Bag
O'Shanter Purse Top
The Bead Purse
to Suspend on the Woven Chains
Plus Various Wonderful Advertisements from the Edwardian
The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such
marvelous work and now you can too! These are beautiful items and sure to
delight you and yours! These 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.
Pretty much everything you need to make the exquisitely
delicate and useful needlework items presented but the fabric, silk or cotton
floss,needles, etc. However, these all can be readily found online! You
just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, you can obtain the contemporary materials
at your nearestfabric, craft or hobbystore...
What a historically educational and delightful bead art instructional piece this is!
TheSpiral Bound BookRepublication™ you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did!
You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scannedat a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Unlike other reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republication™ has so many more advantagesover the original book.
What are the benefits ofourantique bookSpiral Bound BookRepublications™?
* Our products are produced withfront andback covers ofheavy stock paper.
* Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects.
* Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy.
* Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!
* You cangift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian, Flapper and Depression Era pattern finds with family and friends!
*Each item is shipped with extra packing materials to prevent it being folded or bent while traveling through the postal system!
You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...
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