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Aiken, Charlotte Rankin
New York, New York: Ronald Press, 1922
xix, 188 p. front., illus., plates.

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[Cover] Merchandise Manual Series: Millinery

[Frontispiece] Chinese straw plaits

[Title page] Millinery, pp. [i]-[ii]

[Dedication] , pp. [iii]-[iv]

Editor's preface, Kennard, Beulah Elfreth pp. v-vii

Author's preface, pp. viii-x

Contents, pp. xi-xviii

[Contents] List of illustrations, pp. xix ff.

Chapter I: The millinery department, pp. 1-7

Chapter II: Hat straw and straw braids, pp. 8-13

Chapter III: Hat straw and straw braids (continued), pp. 14-31

Chapter IV: Straw hat-making, pp. 32-45

Chapter V: Machine-made straw hats, pp. 46-51

Chapter VI: Felt hats, pp. 52-62

Chapter VII: Velvet and other fabric hats, pp. 63-69

Chapter VIII: Hat trimmings--feathers, pp. 70-84

Chapter IX: Hat trimmings--flowers, pp. 85-92

Chapter X: Hat trimmings--ribbons, bands, and ornaments, pp. 93-99

Chapter XI: Choosing a becoming hat, pp. 100-109

Chapter XII: Principles of color, Kennard, Beulah Elfreth pp. 110-123

Chapter XIII: Color in millinery, pp. 124-138

Chapter XIV: Form or shape in millinery, pp. 139-151

Chapter XV: Making and trimming hats, pp. 152-158

Chapter XVI: Suggestions to salespeople, pp. 159-168

Chapter XVII: Hat-making at home, pp. 169-174

Chapter XVIII: Classification of stock of a typical millinery department, pp. 175-180

Appendix. Books for reference, pp. 181 ff.

Index, pp. 183-188 ff.


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