Cover Image Property of PUBLISHER
1972: Issue #1
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Hat Making(sewn)
      by Jennifer Stuart
    • KNITTING:
      Design from measurements
      by Rae Compton
    • PATTERNS:
      Crochet Sports Coat
      by Not given
    • STITCHERY:
      Introduction to design- shape and colour
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY PATTERNS:
      Primula panel in canvas work for cushion or chair back
      by Not given
    • COSTUME DESIGN:
      Animal Costumes from one basic design
      by Anna Griffiths
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      All about darts
      by Brenda Naylor

Magazine Title: GOLDEN HANDS: New Guide
Editor(s): Not Given
Publication Frequency: Weekly
Began Publication: 1972
Ended Publication: 1972
Published by: Marshall Cavendish Ltd., London, UK
Average Page Count: 21
Magazine Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISSN: None

NOTE: ALL COVER IMAGES THIS PAGE ARE PROPERTY OF
PUBLISHER, but are scanned from my private collection.

SUMMARY: If you grew up in the sixties and seventies, you'll get a nostalgic kick out of this funky and mod collection of patterns and crafts. If you are younger than that, you'll wonder "What were they thinking? Were they colorblind?" There's some fun stuff here, but it's all definitely dated. Anyone with more information about this publication, can contact me through My Contact Page.



CATALOG OF GOLDEN HANDS: New Guide

1972: 15 ISSUES

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #1
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Hat Making(sewn)
      by Jennifer Stuart
    • KNITTING:
      Design from measurements
      by Rae Compton
    • PATTERNS:
      Crochet Sports Coat
      by Not given
    • STITCHERY:
      Introduction to design- shape and colour
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY PATTERNS:
      Primula panel in canvas work for cushion or chair back
      by Not given
    • COSTUME DESIGN:
      Animal Costumes from one basic design
      by Anna Griffiths
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      All about darts
      by Brenda Naylor

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #2
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Basics of Batik Printing
      by Evelyn Samuel
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Sleeveless Top to match skirt in part 1
      by Rae Compton
    • KNITTING PATTERNS:
      Authentic Aran Sweater
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      More modern embroidery
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY PATTERNS:
      Hedgerow for a cushion cover
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      3D Flowers for cushions and cot covers
      by Not Given
    • DRESSMAKING:
      More About Darts
      by Brenda Naylor

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #3
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Fabric Collage
      by Eirian Short, Marjorie Self
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Sleeves- their shapes and how to fit them
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Dress in Stocking Stich
      by Not given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Wool Embroidery Design for Stool Top/Cushion Cover
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Grouping Shapes and Uses of Embroidery
      by Pat Phillpot
    • CROCHET PATTERN:
      Aran-look Bespread in blocks
      by Not given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Pockets: their planning and positioning
      by Not given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #4
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Beadweaving
      by Pat Web, Kelly Flynn, Caroline de Bethel, F. Dixon, R. Hoogstratum
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Combining the skirt and top to make a dress
      by Patons
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Beautiful two-piece for baby
      by Not given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Florid Florentine design
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Ecclesiastical embroidery
      by Judy Barry, Roz Ward, P. Clark
    • COSTUME DESIGN:
      12th century period costume(Eleanor of Aquataine)
      by Anna Griffiths
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Neck lines
      by Not given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #5
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Enameling
      by Norman Grant, John Crawford
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Colour, Texture and Stitch
      by Not given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Black and Red Interweave on Gaucho Suit
      by Not given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Bright flowers for summer handbag
      by Pat Phillpot
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Symbols and charts for church embroidery kneelers
      by Not given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Collars
      by Not given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #6
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Arrangements with pressed and preserved flowers
      by Pamela McDowell
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Adapting commercial patterns
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Long-line jumper with patterned yoke and sleeves
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Beautiful Butterfly Panel
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Needle-made rugs in flat stich
      by Mrs. N. Gladwin
    • CROCHET PATTERN:
      Pretty window pelmet from Scandinavia
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      More about collar drafting and trace patterns
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #7
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Paper Sculpture
      by Bruce Angrave
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Charting patterns; designing diagonally; side to side, downwards and seamless knitting
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Sleeveless dress and matchting jacket
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Bedspread with a floral flourish
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      More about rug making
      by Mrs. N. Gladwin
    • CROCHET PATTERN:
      (5)Clutch of colorful cushions
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Tailoring - 1st steps in the tailored coat
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #8
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Tie and Dye
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Designing and charting knitted trousers; working from continental patterns
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Stocking stitch stripes for boys and girls
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Rose-patterned canvas work slippers
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Beading with unusual bits and pieces
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Two fireside rugs to make
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      All about basting; the first fitting; stitching, pressing and pleats
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #9
Page Count: 21
Notes:

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  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Candlemaking
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Designing on knitting machines
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Long-line cardigan to make in a moment
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      The Princess and the Pea
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Candlewick tufted and smooth
      by Not Given
    • COSTUME DESIGN:
      Outfit from the 1800's
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Canvassing, piped buttonholes and pocket lining
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #10
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Weaving
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      HOme furnishings on automatic knitting machines
      by Not Given
    • CROCHET PATTERN:
      Unusually styled trouser suit
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Floral design cushion
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      San Blas applique(mola work)
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Lampshade cover
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Patch pockets, belts, facing the coat front and the second fitting
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #11
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Lampshade making
      by Angela Fishburn
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Designing machine knit garments
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Simple suit with a flared skirt
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Town Embroidery
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Lattice smocking(cover)
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Water Lily in rag for a rug or wall-hanging
      by Not Given
    • TAILORING:
      Sleeves and cuffs
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #12
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Suede and Leathercraft
      by Betty Doherty, Sylvia Gifford
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Designing with the Knitmaster plan
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Chevron stripes for children's cosy outfit
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Table Runner Design
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Metal thread embroidery
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Window filigrees with a variety of uses
      by Not Given
    • TAILORING:
      Collars, sleeves and the third fitting
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #13
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Dressing costume dolls
      by Anna Griffiths
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Working with International symbols
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Town or country suit with a tweed effect
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Tablecloth in blackwork
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Flower motifs with a variety of uses
      by Not Given
    • COSTUME DESIGN:
      Easy-to-make fancy dress for children
      by Anna Griffiths
    • TAILORING:
      Finishing Touches: hemming, buttonholes and buttons
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #14
Page Count: 21
Notes:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Making bead jewellery
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING DESIGN:
      Top and skirt make a dress
      by Not Given
    • KNITTING PATTERN:
      Twinset for children
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Table cloth in squares
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY DESIGN:
      Flower cushions, two charts
      by Not Given
    • TAILORING:
      Linings: coat and jacket
      by Not Given

Cover Image Property of Daisy Pulications
1972: Issue #15
Page Count: 21
Notes: There is an index to all 15 issues on the last page of the last issue...

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • FEATURES
    • CRAFTS:
      Fabric boxes from felt and silk fabrics
      by Not Given
    • MACHINE KNITTING:
      Designing a sleeveless jacket and trousers without a pattern: a whole wardrobe of machine knit clothes
      by Not Given
    • STITCHERY PATTERN:
      Two more flower charts for cushions
      by Not Given
    • HOME CROCHET:
      Bedspread to work in round motifs for a heirloom
      by Not Given
    • CROCHET PATTERN:
      Lacy patterned jacket for cooler summer days
      by Not Given
    • DESIGN IN DRESSMAKING:
      Designing with braid and the techniques and application
      by Not Given

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