The 32nd pattern in Miss Lambert’s 1843 knitting manual is called VII: Lace Pattern.
Fact. I love knitting. Fact. I love puzzles and a good mystery. It only makes sense that my second happiness goal for 2018 is to continue to knit and solve the puzzles presented by the unillustrated patterns in Miss Lambert’s My Knitting Book (1843, first series). I really do find the process of reading, researching, interpretingContinue reading “2018: Happiness Goal No. 2”
Today, I thought I would share with you an amazing knitting booklet I recently purchased on eBay. The book is called How to Use Florence Silk, 1886 and was published by the Nonotuck Silk Co. My copy of the booklet is quite fragile; which is to be expected as it is 130 years old and unfortunately IContinue reading “Bookshelf: 1886 Knitting Booklet”