Italian Knitted Lace Instruction Book Original 1956 Patterns with Instructions written in Italian. This is not a copy or reprint. It is all original. All text in Italian. Printed in Milan Italy. Title: Lavori Artistici a Calza no. 7. This roughly translates to " knitted lace work book No, 7. by Mani di Fata, Milan, Italy"
Softbound needlework book measures: 22 pages that are 11-1/4 inch X 8-1/2 inch.
Attached and original envelope inside with instructions is included. There are lots of patterns, lace trim, tablecloths, runners, buffet pieces, altar pieces, sweaters for women, doilies, lots and lots of variety for edges to be used on clothing, linens, pillowcases or window treatments. This is a great book.
All text is in Italian. There are a LOT of patterns. I have pictured only a few. Every page is wonderful and packed with hard to find patterns for amazing knitted lace.
For many of the patterns, this publication uses old European needle sizes, that is: 2/0 = 1.25 mm 4/0 = 1.5 mm 6/0 = 1.75 mm 8/0 = 2.0 mm 10/0 = 2.5 mm
Book is in very, very good condition with expected edge wear to the covers and a bit inside. Shipping is by media mail.
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