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Review: Threads of Evidence by Lea Wait #CozyMystery #NeedleworkSamplers

“Cleaning Woolwork: If the woolwork is not much soiled, stretch it in a frame and wash it over with a quart of water into which a tablespoon of ox gall has been dropped. 552 more words

Cozy Mysteries

Antiquing and crochet

Yesterday I was at an antiques fair drooling, as is my wont, over piles of vintage and antique linen. Some of pieces I saw left me speechless… I stared in awe at patterns and stitches, trying to imagine what these women’s worries and thoughts would be.  173 more words

Collection of Anthony J Sargeant - An Early English Needlework Panel - possibly 17th Century

In the collection of Anthony Sargeant. Tony bought this panel at a Sotheby’s auction in Amsterdam about 20 years ago. It measures approximately 40 by 80cm. 16 more words

Anthony J Sargeant