Needlebook

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Needlebook A book-shaped needlecase, having leaves of cloth into which the needles are stuck.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n needlebook Pieces of cloth, kid, chamois, or other material, cut and sewed together in the form of the leaves of a book, and protected by book-like covers, used to contain needles, which are stuck into the leaves.
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Usage

In literature:

Embroidered needlebook of white satin with bright flowers, date 1800.
"The Development of Embroidery in America" by Candace Wheeler
Fill the pumpkin with sawdust and bury in it the souvenirs, simple little trifles, orange hued penwipers, needlebooks, pincushions, etc.
"Suppers" by Paul Pierce
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