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Dressmaking, a manual for schools and colleges

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Fales, Jane
Dressmaking, a manual for schools and colleges
New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1917]
xiii, 508 p. illus. 20 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] Dressmaking

[Title page] Dressmaking. A manual for schools and colleges, pp. [i]-[ii]

Preface, pp. iii-iv

Contents, pp. v ff.

Introduction, pp. vii-xiii ff.

Dressmaking, pp. [xv] ff.

Part I--the historic development of costume. Chapter I: Costume, pp. 1-47

Part II--textiles. Chapter II: Textile manufacture, pp. 48-119

Chapter III: Textile economics, pp. 120-154

Part III--dressmaking. Chapter IV: General suggestions and instructions, pp. 155-171

Chapter V: Drafting and pattern-making, pp. 172-238

Chapter VI: The use of commercial patterns, pp. 239-249

Chapter VII: Pattern-designing and draping, pp. 250-312

Chapter VIII: Waists, pp. 313-372

Chapter IX: Skirts, pp. 373-420

Chapter X: Finishings and embroidery, pp. 421-485

Bibliography, pp. 486-488

Index, pp. 489-508 ff.

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