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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

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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
New York, New York: The Butterick Publishing Company, [1916]
138 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] The dressmaker

[Title page] The dressmaker. A complete book on all matters connected with sewing and dressmaking

Contents, pp. [1]-[2]

Chapter I: Sewing stitches, pp. 3-12

Chapter II: Buttonholes, pp. 13-16

Chapter III: Darning and mending, pp. 17-21

Chapter IV: Practical and ornamental stitches, pp. 22-29

Chapter V: Bias trimmings, pp. 30-33

Chapter VI: Plackets, pp. 34-37

Chapter VII: Aprons and flannel petticoats, pp. 38-39

Chapter VIII: Making and finishing undergarments, pp. 40-45

Chapter IX: Infants' clothes, pp. 46-51

Chapter X: Children's clothes, pp. 52-54

Chapter XI: Sailor or naval suits, pp. 55-59

Chapter XII: An efficient equipment for dressmaking, pp. 60-63

Chapter XIII: Cutting materials, spongings, etc, pp. 64-67

Chapter XIV: The use of butterick patterns, pp. 68-80

Chapter XV: Unlined waists, pp. 81-87

Chapter XVI: Lined waists, pp. 88-96

Chapter XVII: Unlined dresses, p. 97

Chapter XVIII: Maternity dresses, pp. 98-99

Chapter XIX: Tailored seams, pp. 100-103

Chapter XX: Pockets, pp. 104-106

Chapter XXI: Skirts, pp. 107-118

Chapter XXII: Coats and jackets, pp. 119-127

Chapter XXIII: Boys' suits, pp. 128-133

Chapter XXIV: Remodeling, pp. 134-135

Chapter XXV: Care of the clothes, pp. 136-138 ff.

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