AWB - Anna Wuerfel Brown #7 c. 1916 - Yokes & Collars in Crochet & Tatting
20 Pages. The AWB series of books contain beautiful and elaborate crocheted and tatted laces. This edition is filled with wonderful lacy yokes and collars for lingerie from the time of WWI. There is nothing more elegant and feminie than these lovely laces, designed to adorn delicate lingerie. There are several techniques used, including filet crochet. tatting and Venetian medallions. Not only are they lovely, they are an historical art form.
The AWB series is a privately produced crochet and tatting series of nearly a century ago. The work is a skillful expression of the lovely era of which it was created. This book contains detailed instruction to create everything shown, but it is not recommended for a novice. A beautiful expression of a bygone era.