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Flapper Era Millinery Book Hat Making How to Make 1920s Hats 1919


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A Complete Course in Millinery Spiral Bound Book Republication Originally Published - 1919! Why Buy Just One? Receive a 50% shipping discount on all items in your order after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as invoiced! Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication of our original "A Complete Course in Millinery " by The Illustrated Milliner Co! This HISTORIC item includes detailed instructions and needle working techniques to make the lovely hat styles included within! (Original is NOT for sale) 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 CD Republications for you since 1999! *** Our customers say: "As a seamstress I adore this. Rate service excellent. A" "Terrific books-will collect more - thanks for quick shipment." "Great book! fast delivery could not ask for better!!!!!*****" "Great product that came very quickly!! Accurately represented." Just in time for making next season's Hats! Very Titanic and WWI! This item is a great resource for those who are historical reenactment enthusiasts, opera, stage and theatre costumers, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc This is certainly a fine source of historically valuable techniques inspiration for the creative needlework, fabric thread artists who desire to study and create with tried-and-true professional millinery making techniques! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful arts crafts instructional revealing our heritage from earlier America culture! An excerpt: "A lady once said, "To see a velvet hat, its perfect binding, its artistic folds, its smooth surfaces and delicate curves, with never a stitch showing, nor a hint of its supporting structure, fills me with awe, as in the presence of a "mystery...But be it remembered that what has been done by one human being, in all ordinary cases, can be accomplished by another, with persistence and care." Index to Lessons Preparation for Lessons The Work Table Tools and Findings Necessary Lesson I To Make a One-Piece Wire Frame Lesson II To Make a Two-Piece Wire Frame Lesson III The Stitches Used in Millinery Lesson IV To Cover a Wire Frame Lesson V Covering Hat Foundations Lesson VI Sewing Braid in Fancy Forms Lesson VII Lining the Crown Lesson VIII Making Hat Bandeaux Lesson IX Making Buckram Frames Lesson X Varying the Buckram Frame Lesson XI Emergencies in Frame Making Lesson XII Covering the Buckram Frame Lesson XIII Brim Finishes Lesson XIV Covering the Crown Lesson XV Folds and Hems Lesson XVI Brim Bindings Lesson XVII French Design Work Lesson XVIII Five Different Crowns Lesson XIX Draping Crowns and Velvet Lesson XX Transparent Hats Lesson XXI Transparent Brims Lesson XXII Bows and Other Fancies Lesson XXIII Shirrings, Rosettes and Buckles Lesson XXIV Wiring Ribbon Lesson XXV Bows and Rosettes Lesson XXVI Renovating Stocks Steaming Velvets and Hats Steaming Malines Renovating Flowers Tinting Flowers Cleaning Laces Tinting Braids To Make Various Colors 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 millinery and needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way our 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 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! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come.

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