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Nine darning squares with initials and date in the center. One square simulates knitting.

Dated 1828 Fanny M Forester Sampler. Sampler measures 17.25 in. high x 16.25 in. wide, has a house with trees, alphabet, numbers and reads "Fanny M. Forester, Age 9 Years, August 6th, 1828".

Early sampler 1828 wrought by Fanny Forester

"World Textiles: A Visual Guide to Traditional Techniques" by John Gillow and Bryan Sentance.

"World Textiles: A Visual Guide to Traditional Techniques" by John Gillow and Bryan Sentance.

1732 Very Early Colorful Antique Dutch Darning Mending Sampler Samplers photo

1732 Very Early Colorful Antique Dutch Darning Mending Sampler Samplers photo

darning sampler by Belle van Zuylen, 1758

Darning Sampler made by the famour Dutch writer Belle van Zuylen in when she was eighteen.

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Mending at the Museum

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Make a Pattern Darning Sampler + The Story of Darning (Giveaway!) | Sew Mama Sew | Outstanding sewing, quilting, and needlework tutorials since 2005.

The Story of Darning + Darning Sampler

I am in the midst of a new illustration project that has me researching everything from sloths to Hmong Hill Tribe fabrics. My brain is hav.

Textile Date: 1780–1820 Culture: Russian Medium: linen, silk Dimensions: 15 x 108 in. (38.1 x 274.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.:

Textile Date: Culture: Russian Medium: linen, silk Dimensions: 15 x 108 in. x cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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