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The dressmaker : a complete book on all matters connected with sewing and dressmaking from the simplest stitches to the cutting, making, altering, mending and caring for the clothes

  • 1916
New York, New York: The Butterick Publishing Company

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New York, New York: The Butterick Publishing Company
Description of Original
138 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
For Staff

Available Contents

  1. [Cover]
  2. [Title Page]
  3. Contents
  4. Chapter I: Sewing stitches
  5. Chapter II: Buttonholes
  6. Chapter III: Darning and mending
  7. Chapter IV: Practical and ornamental stitches
  8. Chapter V: Bias trimmings
  9. Chapter VI: Plackets
  10. Chapter VII: Aprons and flannel petticoats
  11. Chapter VIII: Making and finishing undergarments
  12. Chapter IX: Infants' clothes
  13. Chapter X: Children's clothes
  14. Chapter XI: Sailor or naval suits
  15. Chapter XII: An efficient equipment for dressmaking
  16. Chapter XIII: Cutting materials, spongings, etc
  17. Chapter XIV: The use of butterick patterns
  18. Chapter XV: Unlined waists
  19. Chapter XVI: Lined waists
  20. Chapter XVII: Unlined dresses
  21. Chapter XVIII: Maternity dresses
  22. Chapter XIX: Tailored seams
  23. Chapter XX: Pockets
  24. Chapter XXI: Skirts
  25. Chapter XXII: Coats and jackets
  26. Chapter XXIII: Boys' suits
  27. Chapter XXIV: Remodeling
  28. Chapter XXV: Care of the clothes
  29. [Cover]