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Anna J Johnson - Doily
Needlecraft Magazine April 1923 Doily with Border in Modern Tatting by Anna J. Johnson
Anna Valeire Book #3 snowflake
An Antique Pattern from Anna Valeire Book #3 Snowflake; a practice in tatting the self-closing mock ring.
Anne Orr Book 14
J. & P. Coats "Crochet, Cross Stitch and Tatting" by Anne Orr, 1923 Book 14
Antique Collar 6 rows
This antique collar in the photo has survived many decades and the tatting is as firm as ever. It is amazing that something which looks so delicate can be so sturdy.
Antique Handkerchief Edging
Here is another study of an antique pattern with an eye toward tatting the edging using modern tatting techniques to avoid unnecessary cutting and tying.
Antique Three Row Edge by Anna Valeire
Anna's pattern #55 pg 8. It has three rows of tatting; one row of opposing rings separated by bare thread space, another of opposing rings with long picots alternating with chains, and one row of traditional alternating rings
Applying Needle Tatting to Floral Wire
Excellent projects for the newest tatters, these decorations, floral wreaths and corsages can be made from any thread or yarn. The finished project will need other supplies such as corsage leaves, netting, ribbons and beads, etc.
Art Tatting Yuuko Terachi
"Art Tatting," vol. 1 and "3D Flower Tatting," vol. 2, two new books published in 2015 by Yuuko Terachi.
Barbara Hevener Heminway Pincushion
This antique pin cushion top (finished diameter approximately 4 inches) was presented on pages 75-76 of Lessons in Embroidery published early in the 1900s by M. Heminway & Sons. Barbara Hevener has removed all the unnecessary cut and tie methods used in the original and modernized it.
Barbour Brothers & Tatting
A few notes on the influence of the Barbour Brothers thread company on tatting.
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