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Flapper Era Millinery Book DIY Make Hats Special Purpose How to 1917


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Special-Purpose Millinery Woman's Institute of Arts and Sciences Spiral Bound Book Republication Originally published 1917! Why Buy Just One? Receive a 50% shipping/handling discount, on all items in your order after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as invoiced! Up for your consideration is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Republication of our original Woman's Institute Lesson Book on Flapper Era "Special-Purpose Millinery" with both detailed instructions and general guides! Enclosed in this DPT Republication is a fine variety of elegant styles and variations of Flapper Era Lady's Millinery which were originally published 1917! (Original is NOT for sale) The contents gives both broad fashion views and detail instructions regarding creating austere and dignified headdresses for woman of the Titanic Flapper Eras. Wonderfully detailed instruction images on making morning caps, use of veils, sports oriented headwear and much more! :) This is a must-have addition to our 80 Millinery Republication Product Line, most of which are currently listed in our eBay store! An Excerpt: "Aside from the hats that Fashion demands as the seasons change, there are certain types of hats and head coverings that are intended to be used for distinct purposes or to be worn on specific occasions...While most women require but few hats to fill their needs, in that not all of them have the same interests and consequently the same demands for head wear, it is well for every woman to know and appreciate the sort of hat that each occasion calls for especially if she desires always to be properly groomed in this respect." Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republications 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 Spiral Bound Book Republications for you since 1999! *** Our customers say: Positive feedback rating "As a seamstress I adore this. Rate service excellent. A" p028copy.jpg picture by schmetterlingtag Lots of pretty functional headgear frame ideas to prompt your millinery muse! Alteration options, suggestions instructions included! Go Black and red Gothic Drama or Spring Maiden with pastels...All will surely be lovely! p022copy.jpg picture by schmetterlingtag Just in time for Summer and Fall Hats! Very Titanic and Flapper Girls! 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! p026copy.jpg picture by schmetterlingtag 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! p023copy.jpg picture by schmetterlingtag CONTENTS: Nature and Importance of Special Purpose Millinery Arranging the Veil Veils for Babies and Children Veils for Adults Novelty-Mesh Veils Confirmation Veils Bridal Veils Motor Veils Riding Hats Sailor Hat Tennis Hat Sports, or Outing, Hats Garden Hats All-Year Hat Skating Hat Toque-and Scarf Set Three-Piece Set Dusting Cap Breakfast Caps Golf Caps Yachting Cap Oriental Headdress 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 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 Republication 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!

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