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By Kristeen Griffin-Grimes

Beautifully equipped and shaped in sumptuous yarns, those resourceful styles persist with 4 thematic vignettes encouraged via French everyday life, movie, and historical past. each one part positive factors dramatically sorts of yarns, shades, and sew styles mixed with undying, determine flattering silhouettes which are compatible for knitters of all ability degrees. utilizing cutting edge seamless development equipment, the necessity for stitching seams has been approximately eradicated through fashioning styles in a single piece from begin to end, simply bearing in mind alterations for a customized healthy. A convenient layout workshop gains in-depth tutorials that educate seamless development tools and supply worthy technical info for either starting and pro knitters. excellent for all physique varieties, the designs are determine flattering with curve pleasant waist shaping, empire waist detailing, and sew info similar to lacing, openwork, lace edgings, and bell sleeves that spotlight the silhouette.

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568 The netting thread being : between the foundation threads, bring it out to the right under the right thread, and put the netting needle in between the two foundation threads, and over the right one. To make a Half Loop on the left thread, as shown in rig. 569 Fig. 567. Knot Wore— GEiiCiAw Patteen. : The netting thread being in the centre, between the foundation threads, bring it out to the left, and put it over the left foundation thread and back into the centre. The combination of these two stitches make the Whole Loop, which work thus Lay the end of the thi'ead wound on the netting needle on the foundation, hold it with the left hand thumb, pass the netting needle : Knot Work.

Here. made like the outside knots in the the knots are finished, keep the work on the pins, and make the four-armed and eight-armed Wheels with silk, and make the crosses in Genoa Theee Thread Stitch, as in Guipure d'Aet. Commence these crosses at a for the laid threads, but commence to cover the threads at b, work to the centre of the cross, then throw the side arms out and work them over, and finish off at a. The pattern shown in worked with the material it Fig. 566 is is intended to be to i'>rnament as a fouuda- Knotting.

Church purposes or as trimmings to the grave clothes of saints, and although a rude description of gold lace was used by the Scandinavian kings for secular purposes, the real lace was made entirely in convents, and devoted to the adorning of churches, the patterns being either ScripIt was tural subjects or emblems used in the church. not until the time of the Renaissance that lace became not before her time, and with, or that it 315 supersedfsd not until 1660 that met Passement in common usage.

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