Irish Crochet Buttons to Make

Irish crochet provided much needed income as piecework during the nineteenth century in Ireland. For the 11th-annual Lace Issue of PieceWork, May/June 2018, contributor Pat Olski shares…

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Dorset Buttons to Make

Did you know that a Thirty-Year-War soldier developed a method for making a thread-covered button? Making buttons provided much needed income for many in the towns and…

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