The Family Budget. Care of the Baby. Home Furnishing. Textiles and Sewing. Selection of Clothing

The Family Budget. Care of the Baby. Home Furnishing. Textiles and Sewing. Selection of Clothing

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...often numbered. Can "11Piyou see how? The description which goes with the pattern will tell the name of each piece. You know now that often only half a portion is given and what must be done when that occurs. It is wise, too, after learning the name of each piece, to hold it in place on the person to see if it is too large or too small. It will also help you to understand better about the cutting. Sometimes it is necessary to add to the length or to shorten the pattern or to F1G. 118.--Laying the apron change it in some other way, as we ""'"' " 'h l'h' shall study later. Some patterns allow for seams, others do not. Always notice what the directions say. What difference will this make when you begin to cut? The girls held their patterns up to each other and decided what should be done in regard to adding to the length or shortening it. Now all understood the parts and were ready to cut. Half the class was practicing at the machines. All the tables were in use. Miss Ashley had very convenient boards for cutting placed on hinges just under the blackboards. They could be let down out of the way when not in use (Fig. 119). Miss Ashley said that in cutting out one must study the economical use E;-gi.iuiittihe of the cloth, and "P'"s' still obey all the directions for placing the pattern on the doubled fold or with the warp threads. The cloth was folded in half selvedge to selvedge and the triple perforations were placed on the length-F Th _ _ wise fold. Why? The trim; 1fi: : %' fisuff ming for facing was also la1 'ifs " "8" "' the bl=k' on a lengthwise fold of the b d' coral galatea and the belt laid on a crosswise fold. Why do you suppose this...show more

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  • Paperback | 86 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 168g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236739272
  • 9781236739278