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Extant Medieval Hairnet photos on the Web « February 20, 2011 at 6:16 pm | Posted in Netting | 9 Comments I have been trying to track down as many extant hairnets from the middle ages as possible, to use in my research of medieval netting.

Extant Medieval Hairnet photos on the Web «

I thought that since I am hopefully not the only person interested in such things that posting a listing of as many of the hairnets as I could find might be helpful to others. Because I am unsure of exactly how the copyright laws work, most of these are just links to where you can actually find the pictures. 1. a hairnet made of silk (1300) that is apparently in the Germanisches National Museum in Nurmberg.

The black and white picture shows even square mesh with lacis designs. 2. 3.

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Tatting. Antique Pattern Library Catalog. Delamotte, F.

Antique Pattern Library Catalog

Examples of Modern Alphabets Plain and Ornamental, including German, Old English, Saxon, Italic, Perspective, Greek, Hebrew, Court hand, Engrossing, Tuscan, Riband, Gothic, Rustic, and Arabesque, with several original designs, and an analysis of the Roman and Old English Alphabets, large, small, and numerals, for the use of draughtsmen, surveyors, masons, decorative painters, lithographers, engravers, carvers, etc., etc., collected and engraved by F. Delamotte. London: Crosby Lockwood and Son, 7, Stationers' Hall Court. 1891. 48 plates, mostly complete alphabets, printed on one side only. Scans donated by Sytske Wijnsma, edited by Judith Adele. Le blog de Bidouillette.

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'Keep Calm and Carry On' woven banner During WW2, the British people were exhorted to 'Keep Calm and Carry On' Excellent advice! This fun banner is even more special because it's woven on the potholder loom, or other small looms that give a 6 or 7 inch square, including the Martha Stewart loom. With spool knitted Crown, edging and words. It's a PDF pattern, full of excellent, clear instructions and step by step photos. $6.95 Cnd $6.95 Cdn Spool Knitted Friendship Fairy Dolls Friendship Fairies are tiny spool knitted dolls that are wonderful gifts.

The Friendship Fairies are cuter than a button- they are about 3 1/2 inches tall, which means that they can go in a pocket, or you could pin them on a hat or bag or shawl or pillow or belt or invite them to live in a dollhouse. Celtic Interlace Necklace Pattern Gorgeous Spool knitted Celtic Interlace Necklace $5.95 Cdn Spooligarumi: Cute & Easy Spool knitted Dolls & Toys by Noreen Crone-Findlay Cdn or loops of hair:

Needleprint France. Video tutorials on arts and crafts throughout history. How to Build a Coracle The coracle is an ancient boat (often used for fishing) dating back to at least the Roman invasion of Britain Like the currach (or curragh), the coracle is relatively simple in its construction.

Video tutorials on arts and crafts throughout history

These small one person vessels are in essence, a large basket made of either a bent lath or round wood frame covered [...] Click here for more>> How to Pleach Hazel In earlier times, when a family would live in the same general locale from generation to generation, woodland practices such as pleaching, laying hedges, coppicing, and pollarding were common practices.

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