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date: 23 October 2019

framework knitting 

The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History
David HeyDavid Hey

Stockings, socks, shirts, gloves, handkerchiefs, underwear, and other fabrics were knitted by men, women, and children in their own home, or in a small workshop, in the towns and villages of Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, and south Derbyshire from the second half of the 17th century to the beginning of the 20th century. The basic frame had been invented in ... ...

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