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Volume XXII, Number 5


6 This I Have Wrought: Words in Needlework Contest 2014 Winners

13 Isabella Bird: Traveler Extraordinaire

Carol Huebscher Rhoades

17 Isabella’s Scarf to Knit

Carol Huebscher Rhoades

20 Lucy Maud Montgomery: Hooking Stories

Dana Gerberi

24 A Hooked Hot-Dish Trivet

Betty Heath

27 A Child’s Eye View: Life with the All-of-a-Kind Family

Mary Lycan

31 All-of-a-Kind Family Red Cross Sleeveless Sweater to Knit

Mary Lycan

34 Connecting Threads: Sharing a Love for Needlework

Mary Polityka Bush

37 A Perforated-Paper Needle Book to Cross-Stitch

Mary Polityka Bush

41 A Twist of Crimson Silk: Knitting in Edith Wharton’s Roman Fever

Mimi Seyferth

45 A Scarf from a Twist of Crimson Silk to Knit

Mimi Seyferth

48 The Old Man, the Llamas, and Machu Picchu

52 A Peruvian Tasseled Scarf to Knit

Linda Ligon

54 Plain Work, Worsted, and Bays: Moll Flanders, Daniel Defoe, and the Ancient Town of Colchester, England

Christopher John Brooke Phillips

57 Symbols in Samplers to Cross-Stitch

Christopher John Brooke Phillips

Stitched by Patricia A. Phillips

60 A Reticule à la Jane Austen to Knit

Heatherly Walker

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