Flowers and bright-colored zig-zags of crewels adorned everything.
Crewels, beautiful as they are, are not salient in their effect.
It was the custom to embroider hangings or linen in crewels.
There were many little tables covered with books and baskets of crewels and silks, and easy-chairs of every description.
Gertrude came in at the same time, in search of some crewels ...