This is not the moment to urge upon the needlewoman the study of design, but to urge upon the designer the study of stitches.
When a woman has a family of children, one ought to have in a needlewoman by the hour.
The needlewoman hung down her head, overcome with confusion.
I know quite as good a needlewoman, who'll be only too glad to come instead.
The footman accuses the cook, who accuses the needlewoman, who accuses the other two.
The choice of stitch patterns of this kind is invariably left to the needlewoman.
If firm intention could have done it, she would have become in those days as accomplished a needlewoman as her mother and sister.
He was acquainted, to some extent, with the needlewoman of Back Grove Street.
No, madam, replied she, I am not needlewoman enough for that.
The child drew back in alarm, but the needlewoman caught her by the arm.