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Braided Traveling Bag

Designer: Jamie Quick

"The pattern we give for this bag is extremely pretty, and well suited for the ornamental soutaches made in Paris for these purposes. " Treasures of Needlework Book 1855

Linen Traveling Bag

Designer: SewDecadesAgo

A pretty and useful article. The embroidery stitch works up pretty fast actually. Because the bag is linen, it can be a bit swimmy to work with. A thicker linen and a lining is recommended.

Workbag Godey's 1861

Designer: Michaela Conrad & Jamie Quick

This is a nicely sized work bag. It has cardboard sandwiched between velvet and silk taffeta, to create a sturdy basket. The top is silk taffeta fabric with a ribbon drawl-string closure.

Braided Pincushion

Designer: Jamie Quick

This pincushion is from Godey's 1860. I made this pincushion in wool fabric, and embroidered it in silk with the back-stitch.

Braided Pincushion

Designer: Jamie Quick

This pincushion is from Godey's 1860. I made this pincushion in wool fabric, and embroidered it in silk with the back-stitch.