Art in Dress

Art in Dress

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...out the same as the front. Frill: Draw Line across at the end of your Block Line, which is seven inches down. Measure from Side Seam after all springing is accomplished, three inches up, out three inches, draw line down to line (Top of Skirt Line). At the three inch point above draw line straight across. Spring every inch'down to the top of skirt line. Cut this frill of f as it sets better by cutting it separately and placing it back. Back frill is sprung and cut the same. The Studio Model is made up of Black Chiffon Taffeta. Circular Skirt and Frill of White Broadcloth, edge corded in double cording of Black and White. Lines in Name Only Butterfly Kimona Lines in Name Only are always sensitive to the beauty of a symbolic design. We have the Butterfly Kimona for example. The flowing lines of an open sleeve and skirt panels are essentially of Butterfly origin. There are all modern improvements, as silk lace for skirt and silk medallions with streamers. In all probability the name of this silhouette was derived from the Butterfly because its wings are spread in flight. In this Model it is only the Lines of the Sleeves that have this silhouette origin. Today's Butterfly Kimona has all the advantages over its beautiful namesake. The Designer regards nothing further than the Butterfly Kimona Block in the creation of the Design. These Lines in Name Only often become popular and will be seen upon every representation of Designs. In other instances, we have the Straight Neck, "The Bateau Neck" in definition "Long narrow light boat." The neck line is long and narrow, thus the Designer has these lines to use continually and still can continue to follow other ideas and ideals in the Design. Modeling Use your...
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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236862015
  • 9781236862013