With needlework it is the same story: commercial thrift has degraded that craft.
Some were reading, some sketching, and some at various kinds of needlework.
Then she got supper, while her sisters resumed their needlework.
It was a beautiful lesson to me, this largeness of purpose in needlework.
Rhoda gave up her work and settled down to keep house and do needlework.
But needlework is not a fashionable accomplishment, my dear.
needlework and intellectual improvement are naturally in a state of warfare.
At the window a young girl, her ward, sat at her needlework.
There still remains a curious specimen of her needlework made for a sister-in-law, my mother.
I hurried below, and found Miss Onslow engaged upon some needlework.