Enid Gilchrist

Enid Gilchrist

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Enid Beatrice Gilchrist OAM (d. 17 October 2007), was an Australian fashion designer, who became well-known for her numerous self-drafting sewing pattern books which were very popular in the 1950s to 1970s. Enid studied dress design at Melbourne Technical College (now Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) and during World War II worked as a dressmaker for a pattern firm. She worked with the Victorian Infant Welfare Department and the Kindergarten Union to produce a series of patterns for babies and young children. She later taught dress design at Footscray Technical College and the Emily Mcpherson College.show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135897802
  • 9786135897807