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Household Sewing with Home Dressmaking - Primary Source Edition
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alpaca amount armhole back stitch band basque bodice bottom buttonhole stitch buttons and buttonholes calico centre chemise chiefly clothing collar colour corner cotton creases cross-stitch damask darns darts diagonal drawn dress dressmaking dyeing embroidery exactly fabrics fastening fell fibres figure finger finished fitting fitting-line flannel flat fold front fulness garment gathered gusset half an inch heat hemmed hemming stitch herringboning hole inner seam joined left hand length linen loops material method muslin neck needle one-eighth overcast overfitting patch patterns piece placed plain pleats pucker put the needle raw edges right side right-hand round running running stitch selvedge sewing sewn shoulder side gores side-back silk skirt slanting sleeves slit soft square straight stranding stretching tacked tailor's chalk taken tape thick tuck turned twilled under-arm seam usually waist warp threads weft threads width wool woollen worker worn wrong side
Page 7 - ... horizontal line which intersects the vertical line above M = 180. If this happens, M = 180 is included — correctly — in the confidence interval. For M = 180, there is also a probability of 0.05 that a sample mean will lie above 187.2 or below 172.8. If this happens, the horizontal line will be either entirely to the right or entirely to the left of the vertical line above M = 180, and M = 180 will be outside the confidence interval. We have generated artificially ten random samples of 32...
Page 98 - As a non7 conductor of heat, wool takes the foremost place in clothing fabrics. It also quickly absorbs moisture, and does not readily become damp with perspiration. Its open, rough structure makes it further capable of holding a certain amount of air as well as of allowing free ventilation.
Page 104 - Britain alone being nearly halt a million tons per annum. The total annual value of these colours produced in England, Germany, and France is about £4,000,000. The rapid development of this industry is the result of the progress of organic chemistry, and these dyes can only be understood and classified from a chemical point of view. Leaving out artificial alizarin and indigo at present, these colours may be arranged in three divisions: (1) Aniline Dyes. — These are compound amines, bodies of the...
Page 159 - Diagrams on Sectional Paper. A Simple System for Class and SelfTeaching. Three large Sheets folded in Envelope, Is. 6r/. PUPIL'S MANUAL FOR HOME STUDY. Longmans...
Page 159 - CUTTING OUT. With Diagrams on Sectional Paper. A Simple System for Class and SelfTeaching. Four Sheets, 9</.
Page 102 - As a clothing material it should not be placed in close proximity to the skin, as it is a very good conductor of heat.
Page 121 - Each piece requires to be cut separately, and not on the doubled material, as these fabrics are seldom folded quite evenly.
Page 63 - Fig. 14 shows the first thickness of sheeting cut in between the iron hoop as furring strips. CD Fig. 14 shows the two thicknesses in place. Anchor Your Stave Silos. — Third, all stave silos should be anchored. The most common way of doing this is to take three or four wires 70' to 100' in length, securing one end of each wire to the top of the silo and the other end to adjoining buildings or fence posts set in adjacent lots for the purpose. This does not look well, it rather discredits the building,...
Page 97 - Wool.—Wool is the skin appendage of the sheep, and has been used for clothing purposes from the earliest times.