ABCs of Tatting Info
It is a snowy day in winter today. Snow drifted up even with the door step and more to come this evening. It is an absolutely perfect day to tat! I had no pattern in mind so as I got out my shuttles, I began to run down some names and titles for inspiration. Rather like a tatting abc's list. Maybe the list I came up with will inspire your next tatting project.
A is for Anna Wuerful Brown
B is for Bucilla, The Bucilla Blue Book of 1916
C is for Collingbourne's (Virgina Snow) Needlework Books
Save this photo as it is a reference list of the Collingbourne books.
D is for The Delineator (and Butterick's) THE DELINEATOR was a fashion magazine lots of art and needlework est. 1873. Continued until 1937, when it was merged into PICTORIAL REVIEW.
E is for Emmy Liebert
F is for Frau Tina Frauberger https://www.georgiaseitz.com/public/tinafrauberger/tf1921fig121.pdf
G is for The Godey's Lady Book: https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art34711.asp
H is for the House of White Birches: https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art34283.asp
I is for Ich kann Arbeiten: https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art4863.asp
J is for Jan Stawasz: https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art10435.asp
K is for Mary Konior: https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art70461.asp
L is for "La Frivolité aux Navettes, Les Bases Fondamentales Perfectionnées Vol. 1" by Edwige Renaudin
It is the most comprehensive book about tatting I have encountered in more than 36 years of tatting. https://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art22678.asp
M is for Mrs Mee: https://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/meeaustin2.html
N is for Needlecraft Magazine: https://www.georgiaseitz.com/2014/clarahaasencmagpatterns1and5.html
O is for Anne Orr: https://www.georgiaseitz.com/2014/dagmarprewriteanneorredgingbook14.pdf
P is for the Modern Priscilla and the Priscilla Needlework books:
Q is for Quick Tricks #326, one of so many Coats & Clarks booklets.
R is for Éléonore Riego de la Branchardière: How much does tatting owe to her??
S is for the Star Books:
T is for "Tatting with Friends", Book 5 of the Ribbonwinners Series by Georgia Seitz
V is for Anna Valeire: https://www.georgiaseitz.com/books/annav/avbk1.html
W is for Weldon's Practical Needlework Series: https://www.georgiaseitz.com/books/weldon/weldon.html
X is for "10 Tatted Hearts Vol. 1" by master tatter Angeline Crichlow:
Y is for "Yuletide Tatting" by Rosemarie Peel
Z is for Johanna Rubli-Zug, whose tatting book(s) we have not yet found
For more information about these books and tatters, please contact me through https://www.bellaonline.com/about/tatting
Happy Tatting...Let is Snow. Let it Snow, etc.
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