Classic 1901 guide to cutting ladies' tailor-made clothing includes patterns and detailed instructions for creating over 60 garments and parts of wearing apparel: leg-o-mutton sleeves, broad collars, military cape, knickerbockers, bloomers, opera cloak, riding breeches, and much more. The perfect reference for recreating vintage clothing for costume parties and theatrical productions. Further enhanced with a new introduction by fashion authority Kristina Harris, this volume will prove indispensable to anyone attempting to recreate authentic turn-of-the-century clothing for costume parties and theatrical productions. The book will also be of great interest to students and enthusiasts of costume history. Dover 2012 reissue of the Dover 2000 republication of 'The "Standard" Work on Cutting Ladies' Tailor-Made Garments', originally published by Jno. J. Mitchell Co., New York, 1901.
Series: Dover Fashion and Costumes
Number Of Pages: 186
Published: 1st July 2012
Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 20.6 x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.517