Dorset Buttons by Thelma Johns PDF

By Thelma Johns

One of the main attention-grabbing rural industries used to be the handmaking of buttons which seemed in Shaftesbury in the direction of the top of the sixteenth century and nearly in a single day extended through the entire of East Dorset utilizing approximately each girl and baby in that quarter on a few fascet of the vraft yet which vanished with equivalent alacrity within the mid nineteenth century as a result of the commercial Revolution.

This ebook supplies directions on the way to make some of the kinds of Dorset Buttons: the Singleton, the previous Dorset, the Birds Eye, the Blandford Cartwheel, the Crosswheel, the Basket and the excessive Top

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