PieceWork September/October 2013

Celebrate PieceWork’s twentieth anniversary with this collector's edition devoted to Treasured Bags. You’ll find eight projects, including a pouch based on an Egyptian textile fragment to knit and nalbind, a Turkish colorwork purse to knit, an embroidered alms purse, two sweet crocheted purses, and a button bag.

PROJECTS



Becky Quine



Nancy Bush

Karen C.K. Ballard


Chris Laning



A Pouch Based on the Iklé Fragment 
Karen Sullivan



A Charity Purse to Crochet
Bart Elwell





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Features & Projects
Volume XXI Number 5

FEATURES/Projects

4 TREASURED BAGS: PLACES TO KEEP THINGS Veronica Patterson

8 CHARITABLY CHIC: THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ALMS PURSE Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell
12 An Alms Purse to Embroider Becky Quine

20 A Tinder Pouch to Knit Nancy Bush

23 NORDIC WAIST PURSES: PRACTICAL AND BEAUTIFUL Mary B. Kelly

26 Addie Heron’s Purse to Bead-Crochet Karen C. K. Ballard

30 THE IKLÉ FRAGMENT: KNITTING OR NOT? Chris Laning
32 A Bag with Iklé Birds to Knit Chris Laning
34 A Pouch Based on the Iklé Fragment to Nålbind Karen Sullivan
 
38 FANCYWORK FOR CHARITY DURING THE CIVIL-WAR YEARS Beverly Gordon
40 A Charity Purse to Crochet Bart Elwell

46 ISTANBUL ON MY MIND Donna Druchunas

48 GAWTHORPE TEXTILES COLLECTION Jennie Pitceathly
49 A Turkish Purse to Knit Sarah Shippen

55 Sacred Winged Messenger: A Pacific Northwest Coast First Nations–Style Button Bag Sandi Wiseheart

 


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