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  • Correct Positions of Hands
  • Supplement Sheet:
    • Tatted White Bag, Card Case, Coin-Purse, Vanity Case
    • Small Tatted Bow
    • For the Stock Collar
    • White Handkerchief with Medallion
    • Silk and Net Collar with Jabot
    • Appliqued Net Collar and Cuffs
    • Card-Case handkerchief
    • Robespierre Collar
  • Directions for the Work
  • Tatting with Two Shuttles
  • Pretty Ways to Use Tatting:
    • Collar and Jabot
    • New Shirtwaist Collar
    • (2)Handkerchief Edgings
    • Wheel Pattern for Collars and Ties
    • Trimmings for Baby Caps
    • Edge
    • Medallion
    • Collar, Cuffs, and Ruffles

Title: A Lesson in Tatting
Author/Designer: The Ladies' Home Journal
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1912
Publisher: The Curtis Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA
Language: English
Page Count: 8, plus a tipped in supplement sheet(designs shown in the August, 1913 issue of The Ladies' Home Journal)
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/2" x 5 1/2"
ISBN: None

SUMMARY- The instructions in this booklet are pretty cursory and the pattern pictures not designed to let you figure them out from there. The Ladies' Home Journal has been a very long-running women's home magazine.