By Kathryn Ledbetter

Marrying highly well known topics―needlework and women's history―this ebook presents an authoritative but exciting dialogue of the range and significance of needlework in Victorian women's lives.

• styles and illustrations from women's periodicals and trend books of the time offer a window into Victorian lifestyles that would be specifically fascinating to the legions who perform those crafts today

• Quotations from memoirs, works of fiction, and poetry enable readers to percentage the studies of girls of the period

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