Rare Vicks Monthly Magazine 1878 Artwork Repro Needlepoint Kit

Rare Vicks Monthly Magazine 1878 Artwork Repro Needlepoint Kit


Manufacturer :  Its Polite to Point

Availability : In-Stock


This gorgeous item for the needlepoint enthusiast is adapted from an 1878 ediction of Vick’s Monthly Magazine, which is now in the Horticultural Branch of the Smithsonia Institution Libraries.

James Vick started producing seed catalogues in the 1860’s, and in 1878 he began publishing an illustrated monthly magazine, which is now an important source for horticulture historians. The popular periodical which was published for thirty years featured Vick’s chatty prose and how-to tips for the garde and news of horticultural society meetings.

This Flower Box Sampler Pattern is sure to be a hit, with gardening enthusiasts and anyone who appreciates the beauty of botanical artwork.

Size: 14"x14"

Kit contains: a generous supply of lustrous and durable 100% Persian wool yarn and hand printed Zweigart- the highest grade canvas available, needles, Clear, comprehensive instructions & sturdy vinyl zippered tote bag. Proudly made in the USA

Artist: Vick’s Monthly Magazine Artist- reproduction for Smithsonian Institute
Manufactuer: It’s Polite to Point
Year/Condition: 1996/Vintage New in Sturdy Vinyl Zippered Tote