...soft thread braided to form the wick of candles
...a form of embroidery
...nursery rhyme from the early 1800’s...
Jack be nimble
Jack be quick
Jack jump over
jumping candlesticks was a form of fortune-telling and sport
good luck was signaled by clearing the candle without extinguishing the flame
Would not recommend trying this with my
she was pretty nimble and quick in her day!
monogram B. has candlewicking details based upon French handwork from the 1870’s
jumped any candle
wickssticks lately for luck?