1943 Gifts You Can Sew booklet

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This is a great booklet from 1943--a real heirloom! It contains patterns (you'll have to trace and enlarge them) and instructions for 71 gifts you sew yourself. Produced at the height of WWII, it is a reflection of the time, with great period photos. Gift categories include Romantic Notions for the Bride-to-Be, Home on the Range (gift aprons), Home Companions, Leisure moments, Nursery Lines, Company Manners (gift linens), Selected for Service, Knockout Props (for teenagers), Small Talk (for tots and children), and Prize Packages (unusual ways to wrap and decorate gifts). This is a special reimberance of times gone by as well as a reminder of days when people made things themselves or did without.

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