Women's Wear of the 1930's: With Complete Patterns

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Players Press, 2001 - Crafts & Hobbies - 201 pages
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An excellent reference for those who wish to make a period recreation. I was impressed with the level of detail in the scaled patterns and with the inclusion of sewing instructions for select garments. Read full review



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AFTERNOON DRESS appliqued apricot armholes attached back neck back seam Bakelite bathing suit Berthold Brecht bias cut bias tape BLACK RAYON blouse bodice front bolero box pleat brassiere Butterick CAPE CARDIGAN center back center front Chanel CHARMEUSE chemise chiffon Claire McCardell Clifford Odets COAT COCKTAIL DRESS collar continuous lap Costume cotton COTTON HOUSE DRESS COTTON VOILE CREAM RAYON CREAM SILK CREPE BACK SATIN CREPE DAY DRESS cuff culottes cummerbund cut in-one darts DAY DRESS decorative designed dirndl Donor dotted swiss DRESS AND JACKET ecru edge-stitch ENTER LAUGHING Evansville fabric fashion FIGURE finished flared fold front and back front bodice garments gathered green gusset halter top hemstitching Home Journal Horton Foote inch inset Ira Gershwin John Steinbeck knife pleated lace LEFT FRONT left side seam matching matching points midriff MULTI-COLORED FLORAL PRINT neck edge NECK FACING neckline NEGLIGEE nightgown Noel Coward Northampton NOVELTY WEAVE onto organdy pajamas panel patch pockets Pattern PEPLUM Persian lamb petersham PICTORIAL REVIEW piece PINK pintucks placket plain weave plain-woven PLAYSUIT pleats pockets PONGEE raglan raglan sleeves RAYON CREPE Richmond right sides together Robert Sherwood ROYAL BLUE scooped neck seam allowance self-covered buttons self-fabric self-fabric belt shawl collar shirtwaist shoulder side front side seam silk crepe skirt sleeves Smith College snap closures Stitch Stitch darts stripes style surplice TAFFETA Talon zipper TEA GOWN topstitched trim tucked twill tape TWO-PIECE DAY TWO-PIECE DAY ENSEMBLE underarm undergarments University of Richmond Valentine Museum Virginia Commonwealth University waist waistline WHITE wide legged WOOL worn yoke zipper

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