This is a digital copy of the 1920's book "Dress Decoration and Ornament" from the Woman's Institute of Domestic Science. This is an incredibly hard to find 47 page booklet full of lovely photographs and drawings as well as detailed instructions for making the lovely things featured.
Applied Decoration and Stitchery
Using Embroidery and Applique
Using beads and sequins as dress trimmings
Appropriate use of lace
Gimps, braids, fringes passementerie
Ribbons for Decoration and Ornament
Buttons, buckles and novelty trimmings
Applying the principles of dress trimming
Each page of this e-book has been scanned in high quality 300 dpi and then digitally cleaned and restored for better viewing.
Printing a PDF is easy. Just open, hit print, and make sure that your printer scale is set to 100% (this should be the default setting in most cases).
Copyright Mrs. Depew Vintage, 2012. All Rights Reserved.