NEEDLE-BOOK – CLOSED AND OPEN.
By Mrs. Jane Weaver.The outer part has a foundation of cardboard, covered and lined with silk; over this are little frills of silk finely pinked, plaited, and ornamented with a head in each plait. A bow of ribbon finishes the needle-book.
The inside leaves for the needles are of fine cashmere, edged with button-hole stitch.
Found in Peterson’s Magazine, July 1875