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1912 Millinery Book Make Hats Titanic How to Children

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script language="javascript1.1" /script noscript Your browser does not support JavaScript. To view this page, enable JavaScript if it is disabled or upgrade your browser. /noscript Click Here. Double your traffic. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Payment Shipping Additional Information 1912 Millinery Book Make Hats Titanic How to Children Click to View Image Album Practical Home Millinery Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ Originally published 1912! Why Buy Just One? Receive a 50% s/h discount on all items in your order after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as invoiced! o:p /O:P Up for your consideration is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Republicationâ„ of our original Woman's Institute Lesson Book on Flapper Era "Practical Home Millinery," with more detailed instructions and guides for making womens', childrens' and infants' hats and bonnets! In my humble opinion there is no time limit for these lovely items. :) Originally published 1912! (Original is NOT for sale) The contents goes into great detail regarding creating austere and dignified headdresses for woman of the Gibson and pre- Titanic Eras. Many, many wonderfully detailed instruction images on hat and bonnet making from materials and tools used to covering your handmade wire and buckram hat frames with fabric, straw braids, etc! This Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ contains 108 pages (24 illustration plates) with instructions on pattern making and construction techniques for hats, bonnets, and veils from start to finish - from taking the three imperitive measurements to make perfect fitting custom made head gear to finishing your creative endeavours with the appropriate feathers, bows and floral trims. This is not a "retyped text" but cleaned and redigitized scans of our original antique book. Included are 41 chapters such as: Children's millinery, widows veils, confirmation and bridal veils, working with different materials, how to clean trim, how to curl feathers, silk flower making and much more! An Excerpt: " ...a methodical arrangement of the principles governing the Art of Millinery. There are many such principles that never change, whatever alterations of style, etc., fashion decrees, so the forthcoming information will, I hope, encourage even the unlikely worker to produce, with practice, the most artistic creations". "One more argument in favor of the subject of millinery, What satisfaction is greater than that of finding oneself able to copy an expensive model at one-third the cost of the original?" o:p /O:P Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„ oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in use! This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern's instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it's ease-of-use alone. We believe you'll love it too! *** Producing the best CD Spiral Bound Book Republications for you since 1999! *** Our customers say: "As a seamstress I adore this. Rate service excellent. A" Lots of pretty and functional headgear frame ideas to prompt your millinery muse! Alteration options, suggestions and instructions included! Just in time for Summer and Fall Hats! Very Gibson Girls' and pre-Titanic grace and style! This item is a great resource for those who are Titanic and Flapper era historical reenactment enthusiasts, opera, stage and theatre costumers, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc! What a lovely way to show your love for the ever tasteful chapeaus of that genteel era, either for yourself or as gifts, that will amaze and please the receiver! CONTENTS: CHAPTER I. CUTTING PATTERNS : CUTTING A HAT SHAPE BY FOLDING PAPER Cutting Pattern for Brim â” To Cut the Crowns â” For Obtaining Tip â” Crown with Little Slopeâ”Another Method of Cutting a Head- or Side-bandâ”Round or Moulded Crownâ”High Moulded Crownâ”For Oval Brims and Crowns. CHAPTER II. TO COPY BY MEASUREMENT Measurements for Hatsâ”Measurements for Bonnetsâ”Bonnet Pattern, taken in Paper or Leno; for Buckram or stiff Net â” To take a Pattern of a Hat in Paper. CHAPTER III. BUCKRAM AND ESPATRA SHAPES Laying out the Patternâ”Fixing Pattern Togetherâ”Crown Separate from Brimâ”Making Crownâ”For Curved Brims and Crownsâ”For Rolled Brimsâ”Espatra Rolled Brim. CHAPTER IV. COVERING A BUCKRAM OR ESPATRA SHAPE Cutting out the Velvetâ”Fitting and Fixing Velvetâ”Crownâ”Fixing the Side-band â”For Round Crown. CHAPTER V. HEAD LININGS FOR HATS AND BONNETS Head Linings for Hatsâ”Head Linings for Bonnets. CHAPTER VI. BANDEAUX Oval Bandeauâ”Straight Bandeauâ”Back Bandeauâ”Round Bandeau â” Shaped Bandeau CHAPTER VII. BOW-MAKING Tied Bowâ”Butterfly Bowâ”Alsatian Bowâ”Wiring Ribbon for Bowsâ” Another Method of Wiring a Bowâ”Silk Bows. CHAPTER VIII. ROSETTES To Make a Rosette on a Foundationâ”Crossway Silk Rosetteâ”A Cross-way Silk Rosette on a Foundationâ”A Velvet Rosetteâ”Rosettes of Gathered Ribbonâ”Baby Ribbon Rosetteâ”Chiffon, Tulle or Net Rosettesâ”Pleated Ribbon Rosetteâ”Petal Rosetteâ”Ribbon Rosette. CHAPTER IX. WIRE SHAPE-MAKING To Practise Cutting, Nipping and Tyingâ”To Cut the Wireâ”To Nip one Wire over Anotherâ”To Tie one over Anotherâ”To Nip one Wire over Anotherâ”There are Two Ways in Making a Shapeâ” Points to be Remembered. CHAPTER X. MAKING A WIRE SHAPE Method of Workingâ”Points to Rememberâ”For a Large Crownâ”A Turned-up Edgeâ”Mushroom Brimâ”To Copy a Shape. CHAPTER XI. MAKING A WIRE BONNET Measurements Required. CHAPTER XII. A HAT SHAPE IN STIFF NET Hat Shape in Stiff Netâ”Round Crown of Net without Wiresâ”A Soft Toque or Motor Bonnet. CHAPTER XIII. STRAW WORKING The Different Methods Adopted for Straw Working are:â”Method 1 â” Straw Worked over a Wire Shape â” A Round Crownâ”Brimâ” Method 2â”Crownâ”Brimâ”Method 3â”Method 4â”The Principles of Straw Working without a Wire Shapeâ”Makes of Straw. CHAPTER XIV. STITCHES USED IN MILLINERY CHAPTER XV. To CUT MATERIAL ON THE BIAS OR CROSS CHAPTER XVI. VELVETS CHAPTER XVII. CRAPE Crapeâ”Cutting Crape on the Crossâ”Rouleau of Crapeâ”Crape Piping or Rollâ”Crossway Folds for Hat or Bonnetâ”Mourning Hats and Bonnets. CHAPTER XVIII. WIDOWS' VEILS A Lisse Veilâ”Box Pleated Veilâ”A Crape Veilâ”Lisse Veil with Crape Border and Rouleaux â” To Stitch on Trimmingsâ”Bowsâ”Flowersâ” Feathersâ”Ornaments such as Buckles, etc.â”Ruchingsâ”Wings and Quillsâ”Lace and Draperiesâ”Rouleaux. CHAPTER XIX. LININGS FOR HAT BRIMS A Tucked Chiffon or Tulle Underlining â”A Gathered Tucked Brim-Hat Lined with Bias Folds in Chiffon or Silkâ”A Lace Brimâ”Brim with Velvet Foldsâ”To Bind a Hatâ”Another Method for a Velvet Bind. CHAPTER XX. LACE To Make a Lace Crownâ”To Make a Lace Wing or Quillâ”Wiring Lace for a Fanâ”Lace or Net Ruchingsâ”To Wire Lace for Bowâ”Lace Rosetteâ”Matinee Cap of Laceâ”Lady's Cap Foundation. CHAPTER XXI. CONFIRMATION AND BRIDAL VEILS CHAPTER XXII. SILK FLOWER MAKING Roseâ”Leafâ”Another Method â”Sweet Peaâ”Appleâ”Parma Violets â” Single Violetsâ”Daisy or Margueriteâ”Mounting Flowers. CHAPTER XXIII. CHILDREN'S MILLINERY To Take the Measurements of a Child's Head for a Bonnetâ”To Take the Head-size for a Hatâ”Children's and Infants' Bonnetsâ”Materials Used for Foundationsâ”Head Liningsâ”Materialsâ”Trimmings. CHAPTER XXIV. CHILDREN'S MILLINERYâ”Continued To Cut a Pattern of a Girl's First Bonnetâ”Measurements Requiredâ” Method for Making Bonnetâ”Materials. CHAPTER XXV. CHILDREN'S MILLINERYâ”Continued Baby Boy's First Hatâ”Materialsâ”Method of Makingâ”Another Style. CHAPTER XXVI. CHILDREN'S MILLINERYâ”Continued Child's Puritan or Dutch Bonnet Shape for Buckramâ”Front of Bonnet Patternâ”Back of Bonnetâ”To Cut out the Coronet â” Method of Making Buckram and Net Shape and Coveringâ”Materialsâ”Method of Making Shapeâ”Method of Coveringâ”Another Style of Dutch Bonnet. CHAPTER XXVII. CHILDREN'S MILLINERYâ”Continued Child's Liberty Hatâ”Cutting and Preparing Silk for Brimâ”Head Lining â”Trimmingâ”To Prepare Silk when the Brim is Narrower at the Backâ”Cloth or Linen Hatâ”Cloth Hat. CHAPTER XXVIII. RENOVATION OF HATS Straw Hatsâ”To Freshen a Black Chipâ”To Renovate a Black Straw Hat â”To Use Varnishâ”To Clean a White Straw or Chipâ”Leghorn Hats or Panamasâ”To Make Black a White Strawâ”Brown Strawâ”Blue Strawâ”To Clean Felt Hatsâ”For Black or Dark-Coloured Felts-White Feltâ”Light Brown Felt- Grey Felt. CHAPTER XXIX. RENOVATIONS To Clean Black Laceâ”Method 1â”Method 2â”Method 3â”Method 4â” Method 5â”To Wash White Laceâ”Method 1â”Method 2â”For Lace Yellow with Ageâ”To Clean Lace without Washingâ”Dry Cleaning : Butter Colour or Ecruâ”To Clean Gold Laceâ”To Clean Silver Trim-mingsâ”To Renovate Crape. CHAPTER XXX. RENOVATIONSâ”Continued To Renovate Black Corded and Satin Ribbonsâ”To Renovate Silk Ribbonsâ”To Clean Ribbonâ”To Renovate Velvet Ribbonsâ”How to Wash Silk (Coloured)â”How to Wash White Silkâ”Chiffonâ”Velvet â”To Freshen Black Velvet or Velveteenâ” Velveteenâ”To Clean Fur â”Another Method of Cleaning Fursâ”On the Care of Millinery â”To Clean Black Beaver Hats. CHAPTER XXXI. ON BLENDING COLOURS Contrasts. CHAPTER XXXII. ON WEARING SUITABLE COLOURS. Black â” White â” Violet â” Blueâ”Yellowâ”Greenâ”Red and Orangeâ” Purpleâ”Brownâ”Fawnâ”Grey. CHAPTER XXXIII. FORM On Wearing a Becoming Hatâ”A Long Faceâ”A Round Faceâ”Wearing a Straw Hat at the Right Angleâ”On Wearing Veils. CHAPTER XXXIV. FEATHER CURLING Steamingâ”Shapingâ”Curlingâ”To Make the Pass. CHAPTER XXXV. STANDARD MATERIALS USED FOR MILLINERY FOUNDATIONS CHAPTER XXXVI. MATERIALS USED FOR TRIMMING PURPOSES CHAPTER XXXVII. TERMS USED IN MILLINERY CHAPTER XXXVIII. HINTS TO BE BORNE IN MIND BY THOSE PREPARING FOR EXAMINATION CHAPTER XXXIX. A COURSE OF TWENTY LESSONS IN MILLINERY CHAPTER XL. DONT'S CHAPTER XLI. ALWAYS Illustration Plates I. CUTTING HAT PATTERNS FROM FOLDING PAPER II. CUTTING PATTERNS OF CROWNS III.CUTTING BRIMS IN ALL STYLES IV.CUTTING SHAPE IN ESPATRA OR BUCKRAM V.MAKING BUCKRAM OR ESPATRA SHAPES VI. COVERING SHAPE WITH VELVET VII. HEAD LININGS VIII. BANDEAUX IX. BOW-MAKING X. ROSETTES XI. WIRE SHAPE-MAKING XII. STRAW-WORKING XIII. STITCHES USED IN MILLINERY XIV. VELVETS XV. CRAPE XVI. UNDERLININGS XVII. LACE XVIII. CONFIRMATION AND BRIDAL VEILS XIX. MAKING SILK FLOWERS XX. MAKING RIBBON FLOWERS XXI. CHILDREN'S MILLINERY XXII. BABY BOY'S FIRST HAT XXIII. GIRL'S LIBERTY HAT XXIV. STITCHED CLOTH HAT o:p /O:P This item's information is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier feminine American culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment making the antique millinery and needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did! What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is! The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! These are beautiful items and sure to delight you and yours! These instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needleworker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim. The antique and vintage wire, thread, fabrics, hat blocks, flowers, feathers, etc., can be found on online quite readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you can utilize contemporary tools and materials found at a near by fabric, craft or hobby store. The Spiral Bound Book Republicationâ„ you will receive is representative of the types of handicraft expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scanned at a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Unlike other reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republicationâ„ has so many more advantages over the original book. What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„? * Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper. * Our products are made using the latest LaserJet printing technology meaning the ink will not smear like inferior photocopy or inkjet products do. * Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects. * Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy. * Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper! * These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing! * You can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian pattern book finds with family and friends! Curious about the quality of this item? Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come... Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions for many other unique needlework CD Spiral Bound Book Republicationsâ„ for your creative needle working pleasure! Payment: I prefer Paypal but also accept money orders or personal check. Shipping: Within the USA: 4.95 via USPS. Out-of-country destinations (Canada included): 9.95 USPS Air Mail. International buyers are responsible for their country's custom duties. We do not mark merchandise shipments as "gift" on the USPS Customs form. Insurance is optional and runs 1.70 per 50 increments per shipment. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. A 50% s/h discount will be automatically applied to each item after the first purchase in all combined orders. 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