The rich powers of her young womanhood longed for occupation, but she could never hypnotize herself with "fancywork."
For the most of the time Mrs. Stanhope and Mrs. Laning did fancywork.
They embroider, and do other fancywork, and they sing and play.
I think I liked the horses and the flowers and the fancywork best.
Why will dear old ladies cherish these household monsters, festooning them with ribbons and fancywork?
Y'u sit there in that chair, where I can see y'u doing that fancywork and I'll not say a word.
She never did fancywork, and knew nothing of sewing, so her thread knotted and broke, and her patch presented a sorry sight.
She lives alone in a little house with a green yard, and keeps a fancywork and millinery store.
I took Madonna there on an occasion to gather the little shells for the fancywork the master makes.
Often the mothers brought their fancywork and sat on the shady side of the tent during the lesson.