September 1933 Needlecraft Magazine

Here we have the September 1933 issue of Needlecraft Magazine. The cover illustration of this issue shows a beautiful bohemian/gypsy/peasant embroidery that is absolutely charming. The inside front cover of this issue is a color ad for Bon Ami.



Some of the highlights of this vintage Needlecraft Magazine issue:Knitted Lace Doilies Are Smart For Varied Decorative Uses- beautiful designs, slender knitting needles, fine thread and even work combine in making these lovely lacy mats which are equally suitable for use in living room and dining roomAmerica’s Heritage From BulgariaFilet Crochet in Sunflower Design For your Choicest Tea Cloth. Includes border with turned corner. Exquisite design!


Stitchery with shaded floss. Cross stitch & embroidery.


A Navajo Ceremonial Blanket accurately reproduced in crochet


Chair Sets Done in Sample Fashion


A Dainty Tatted Bonnet


Mapleton Lace worked in filet crochet- includes chart for working


The Junior Needlecrafter- an embroidery club for girls- how to do buttonhole stitch for cutwork embroidery; a pet penwiper that is in the form of a cute little dog; a maple leaf doily in cutwork


A School For Tapestry Weaving- includes an illustration that is so very art deco- it shows a weaving class in progress and the article that goes with it is fascinating.


On your nicest refreshment set- use morning glories in dainty appliqué


2 ½ pages of fashion illustrations


Food Facts For Home Folks- cooking, recipes, tips, etc


The inside back cover of the magazine is and ad for cutwork linens- tablecloth, napkin, towel, scarf, sheet, pillowcases- the stamped embroideries were available on linen for prices you would not believe. The designs are absolutely gorgeous. If you are into cutwork you could consider enlarging the designs on the photocopier or on the computer because they would make really nice projects- these designs are as lovely now as they were when the ad was first published- the designs have definitely stood the test of time!


The back cover of the magazine is a color ad for Listerine.


Where To Buy the September 1933 Issue of Needlecraft Magazine:

Find this issue at Biblio.


Ebay: if there are any copies listed for auction, they will appear below. If not, you will see a note about no items matching your search terms.


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You might also be able to find the Sept. 1933 Needlecraft Magazine for sale in ebay stores. As of the last time I checked, there were 2 different copies available, so it is worth taking a look if you are interesting in buying this issue.