Vintage Sewing Book Fall Winter 1923-24 Fashion Service Magazine Dressmaking Ebook Featuring Hats and Dresses -INSTANT DOWNLOAD-

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This is a digital copy of the Fall & Winter 1923 publication "Fashion Service" published quarterly by the Woman's Institute.
This is an incredibly hard to find book that features stunning fashions from the early 1920's period, and several articles on how to sew the dresses featured. There are no actual sewing patterns included but there are several descriptive tutorials and diagrams that one could copy with great results. An experienced seamstress would be able to take the instruction given and tailor the dresses pictured.

The book is 49 pages of articles, lovely drawings, instruction and embellishment lessons for sewing beautiful clothing.

Articles by Mary Brooks Picken
Draping by Mme Bennati
Millinery Instruction by Mary Mahon
Illustrations by Alice Seipp

Coat Dress Draping Instructions
One-Piece Dress
Side Tiered Dress Draping Instructions
Blouse Dresses
Basque Dresses and Variations
Slenderizing Styles
Blouses and Skirts
Self Trimmed Wrap Draping Instructions
Coats and Suits
Millinery fashions and distinctive modes
Misses and Junior Fashions
Tiny Tot Fashions

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Digital Reproduction - Copyright Mrs. Depew Vintage, 2013. All Rights Reserved.


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Average review
Just as described, fun to look through
Feb 14, 2018 by xmharris57
It's so interesting looking at the fashion and reading the articles of the 20s. Thank you for providing us with these magazines!
Mar 17, 2014 by Chloé Annick
Jun 4, 2013 by A fellow maker
Thank you, Anna, 1000 kisses, Irene.
Apr 3, 2013 by A fellow maker

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