Costume Close-up: Clothing Construction and Pattern, 1750-1790

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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Jan 1, 1999 - Design - 120 pages
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Costume Close-up discusses the cut, fit, and construction of antique clothing of the second half of the eighteenth century. It will enable talented artisans with advanced skills to construct authentic garments and show curators, conservators, costumers, and reenactors new ways to look at such attire.

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User Review  - Jessica Courter - Goodreads

Excellent resource for mid-late 18th century clothing patterns and construction details. Read full review

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User Review  - Laura R - Goodreads

Linda Baumgarten's books on the collection at Colonial Williamsburg can't be beat, and this one I am particularly fond of. Of all of her books, this one has the most effective use layout that I've ... Read full review

Contents

S CoNTENTs Introduction
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Conventions
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Gown and Stomacher
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Copyright

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