AUTHENTIC VICTORIAN DRESSMAKING TECHNIQUES
Authentic Victorian Dressmaking Techniques: Kristina
Oct 15, 2018Authentic Victorian Dressmaking Techniques [Kristina Harris] on Amazon. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. At the turn of the century, ladies of privilege could easily afford their own dressmakers, and even middle-class housewives occasionally employed competent seamstresses. But many women did their own sewing4.4/5(37)Author: Kristina HarrisPrice: $13Format: Paperback
Authentic Victorian Dressmaking Techniques
This vintage how-to manual — the first modern American sewing book — provided turn-of-the-century seamstresses with clear instructions for altering patterns, hand-sewing stitches, and creating shirt-blouses, skirts, wedding and evening gowns, coats, maternity wear, undergarments, children's clothing and other apparel. Also details lost arts like boning a bodice, creating bust enhancers, more.