There are patterns for two projects based on Jane Gaugain patterns published in the mid-1800s. What fun!
There is some serious knitting and many lovely reticules in that photo, yes?
you are infinitely lazy, and yet you are
accomplishing a good deal."
Harriet Prescott Spofford / Harper's Bazaar, November 5, 1892
Rush out and get your copy. How else can you be both lazy and industrious?