Needlecraft. WI Home Skills.

SKU: 17569

A comprehensive guide to Patchwork and Quilting, Canvas Work, Machine Embroidery, and Stitched Rugs. WI stands for Women's Institutes. The National Federation of Women's Institutes was "the biggest national organization of countrywomen in the world" and promoted home crafts such as cooking and sewing, as well as political involvement in adult education with markets selling home-grown and homemade produce. These books were created to support development of home skills. Book Club Associates. London. WI Books Ltd. 1979. Hb, Dj. USED.  $7.00