2012 Newsletter Archive

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December 27, 2012: Nomotta Baby Book, Volume No. 122, by Amicale Yarns reproduced and published. Classic Literature: Pride & Prejudice and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, new release in Coffeehouse Mysteries, Mangoes and Guavas.

December 20, 2012: Hats-Mittens-Socks, Book No. 135, by Coats & Clark reproduced and published. Christmas classics The Story of a Nodding Donkey & The Life and Times of Santa Claus, new releases in Southern Sewing Circle Mysteries and Embroidery Mysteries, Christmas Carols Sheet Music.

December 13, 2012: Fashions & Fun for the Almost Teens, Book No. 59 by Bernat Yarns in 1957, reproduced and published. Christmas classics The Little Match Girl, The Gift of the Magi & The First Christmas in New England; new release in Needlecraft Mysteries; Fruits, Veggies & Recipes.

December 6, 2012: Afghans Crocheted & Knitted, Star Book No. 202, by American Thread Co. reproduced and published. Christmas classics 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, A Christmas Carol & The Abbott's Ghost, new release in Piece of Cake Mysteries, Fruits & Veggies.

November 26, 2012: Bathroom Beauties, Book No. 265, by Coats & Clark's O.N.T. reproduced and published. Crochet Wreaths Afghan & Dusty Snowflake Throw patterns from Coats & Clark, Leftover Turkey Recipes.

November 17, 2012: Baby Book Crocheted & Knitted, Star Book No. 153, by the American Thread Company reproduced and published. Thanksgiving Coloring Pages, If Hooks Could Kill Crochet Mystery.

October 29, 2012: Contemporary Crochet, Book No. 508, by Coats & Clark's O.N.T. reproduced and published. Halloween Fare: Pumpkins & Apples, Coats & Clark Halloween patterns, Halloween coloring pages.

October 4, 2012: Knit & Crochet with Heavy Rug Yarn, Star Book No. 191, by the American Thread Company reproduced and published. Very Veggie: Garlic, Beets & Leeks, Vintage Sheet Music, two cake recipes.

September 3, 2012: Your Favorite Afghans, Volume 45, by Bernhard Ullmann, from 1966, reproduced and published. Fun fruit facts: Orange, Lemon & Quince, Vintage Sheet Music, three chicken recipes.

August 25, 2012: Family Favorites in Hand Knits, Book 123, by Coats & Clark, from 1961, reproduced and published. Knitted Sweater patterns from Coats & Clark, Vintage Sheet Music, Three Potato recipes.

August 11, 2012: Newest in Floral Doilies, Leaflet 268, by J&P Coats, from 1950, reproduced and published. Knit Flower Doily & Quilt Block Filet Pillow patterns from Coats & Clark, Broiled Salmon and Lemon Pepper Tilapi recipes.

July 27, 2012: Heirloom Bedspreads, Volume 49, reproduced and published. Afghan patterns by Coats & Clark, Asparagus Pasta Salad & Italian Pasta Salad recipes.

July 20, 2012: Things to Knit & Crochet, Leaflet 2576, by Columbia Minerva reproduced and published. Facts about & recipes for eggplant, celery & cauliflower, new mystery release Cast On, Kill One from Maggie Sefton, Vanilla Cheesecake Cups & Lemon Curd Cake recipes.

July 13, 2012: Gift Ideas and Great Ideas, Leaflet 2633, by Columbia Minerva reproduced and published. Facts about & recipes for artichokes, carrots and Brussels sprouts, Bride & Groom paper dolls restored, Cheddar Garlic Biscuits and Hush Puppies recipes.

July 5, 2012: Handknits for Babies by Beehive, Bk 78, by Patons & Baldwins Limited reproduced and published. Giraffe and elephant circus animal kids crafts, kids crossword puzzles restored, enchilada casserole and mini corn dog muffin recipes.

June 14, 2012: Belastraw Fashions, Vol 20, by John Dritz & Sons in 1950 reproduced and published. Vintage paper dolls restored, kid's crossword puzzles restored, BBQ Pork Ribs & Brussels Sprouts with Bacon recipes.

June 7, 2012: Kitchen Crochet, Book No. 304, by Coats & Clark in 1954 reproduced and published. Filet Crochet Spring pattern, Blossom Street series, Lemon Meringue & Strawberry Chocolate Pie recipes.

May 30, 2012: Jack Frost Sweaters, Volume No. 53, from 1951 reproduced and published. Filet Crochet Cherub with Mandolin pattern, Threadville mystery series, Oven Baked Onion Rings and Green Beans & Mushrooms recipes.

May 21, 2012: Modern Trends, Book No. 303, by Coats & Clark's O.N.T. reproduced and published. Fruits & Veggies A-Z: Asparagus & Apricot, Home Crafting Mystery series, Nutella Swirl Cheesecake Cups & Ovaltine Chocolate Cupcakes recipes.

May 14, 2012: Current Attractions, Star Book No. 214, by American Thread reproduced and published. Filet Crochet Deer pattern, Mysteries with Recipes series, Italian Meatballs with Creamed Spinach & Fettucini Alfredo with Broccoli recipes.

May 7, 2012: Doreen Baby Book, Volume 92, by Doreen Knitting Books in 1945 reproduced and published. Filet Crochet Peacock pattern, Chocoholic Mystery series, Beefy Noodles & Slower Cooker Roast Beef recipes.

April 30, 2012: New Socks Fashions in Wool, Volume 69, by Fashions in Wool in 1949 reproduced and published. Beaded Necklace & Earrings pattern, I Can't Believe I'm Series pattern books, Scratch Egg Noodle and Home Churned Butter recipes.

April 23, 2012: Knit & Crochet with Heavy Rug Yarn, Star Book 218, by American Thread reproduced and published. Heart Strings Napkin Tie pattern, A Year of Baby Afghans pattern books, Banana Bread and Pumpkin Bread recipes.

April 16, 2012: Floral Doilies, Book 258, by Clark's O.N.T. J&P Coats in 1949 reproduced and published. Owl Mug Wrap pattern, Seaside Knitters Mysteries, Chicken Broccoli Pocket & Chicken and Dumplings recipes.

April 9, 2012: Baby Book, Volume 95, by Doreen Knitting Books in 1947 reproduced and published. Visor Cap pattern, Embroidery Mysteries, Easy Tortilla Pizza & Grape BBQ Little Smokies recipes.

April 2, 2012: New Rugs For Every Room, Star Book 63, by American Thread Co. from 1949 reproduced and published. Underfoot Rug pattern, Black Sheep Knitting Mysteries, Grilled Oranges and Brown Sugar Carrots recipes.

March 26, 2012: Everyone Wears Sweaters, Book 291, published by J&P Coats Clark's O.N.T. in 1952, reproduced and published. Paper Dolls, Key Lime Pie and Apple Pie Recipes, Encyclopedia of Series.

March 19, 2012: Bedspreads and Tablecloths, Star Book 109, published by American Thread Co. reproduced and published. Easy Friendship bracelet pattern, Southern Sewing Circle Mysteries, Cabbage Rolls and Black-eyed Peas recipes.

March 12, 2012: Fascinating Toppers, Spool Cotton Co. Book 208, from 1944 reproduced and published. Shamrock Pillow pattern, Sloppy Joes & Pork Chops recipes.

March 5, 2012: Pot Holders to the Rescue, Spool Cotton Co. Book 164, from 1941 reproduced and published. Raspberry and Pineapple Crochet Stitches, Chicken Marsala and Chicken Buffalo Wing recipes.

February 27, 2012: Sweaters and Accessories, Book 140, from 1963 reproduced and published. How to Crochet a Hat, M&M Cookie recipe, Strawberry Shortcake recipe, Arts & Crafts with Kids Tip, Friendship & Prayer Shawl pattern books.

February 20, 2012: The Big Top in Crochet, Star Book No. 90, from 1952 reproduced and published. Diamond Weave Pattern Stitch, American Girl crochet patterns, Oatmeal Chocolate Cookie Bar recipe, Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe.

February 13, 2012: Fashions in Quick Knits and Quick Crochets, Volume 704, from 1953 reproduced and published. Short Double Crochet stitch, Quick and Easy Valentines, Special Olympics Easy Knit Scarf pattern, Dog Leash & Collar pattern.

February 6, 2012: Knit & Crochet with Heavy Rug Yarn, Book 195, reproduced and published. Block Knit pattern stitch, Basket Knit pattern stitch, Crochet Natural Stripes rug pattern, Crochet Checkerboard rug pattern, Caron Craft & Rug Yarn.

January 31, 2012: Afghans Knit and Crochet, Book 127, in 1961 reproduced and published. Basket Cable Knit pattern stitch, Chocolate Covered Cherries recipe, Stripe Knit Baby Cap and Garter Stitch Baby Hat patterns, Red Heart Yarn.

January 25, 2012: Quick Tricks in Crochet, Book 267, in 1950 reproduced and published. Overshot Double Crochet stitch, Pumpkin Pie French Toast recipe, Chocoholic Mysteries, Alien Pillows and Pillow Party pillow patterns.

January 20, 2012: Bedspreads to Knit and Crochet, Book 166, in 1941 reproduced and published. Crochet Star Stitch, Winter Coloring Pages, Twisty Lace Scarf knit pattern, Sensational Lace Scarf crochet pattern, Crochet Threads.

January 15, 2012: Socks Socks Socks and Mittens Too, Book 169 reproduced and published. Q-Tip Snowflakes craft, Grape-BBQ Little Smokies appetizer recipe, Self Striping Knit Socks pattern, Crochet Colorful Socks pattern, Pepperoni Hearts valentine idea.

January 10, 2012: Tops in Togs for Babies, Volume 1, in 1947 reproduced and published. Origami Pelican craft, Kids Crossword Puzzles, Baby Hat patterns, Valentine's Day gift idea, Piece of Cake Mystery Series.

January 6, 2012: Beautiful Beautiful Afghans, Star Book 82, in 1951 reproduced and published. Valentine Wreath craft, Chocolate Covered Strawberry recipe, Heart Afghan patterns, Valentine's Day gift idea.

December 30, 2011: Star Book Rugs, Star Book 51, in 1947 reproduced and published. Heart Bouquet craft, Valentine Hat crochet pattern, Crochet Box of Chocolates pattern, Black Sheep Knitting Mysteries.

December 16, 2011: Star Variety Show, Star Book 21, in 1942 reproduced and published.