Fancy Aprons and Sunbonnets - Woman’s Institute

Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.


This beautiful edition of Fancy Aprons and Sunbonnets by Mary Brooks Picken from 1916-1921 has been digitally restored to its original glory.

The 73-page set is a collection of detailed pattern drafting and sewing instructions to make 16 different aprons and sunbonnets. It has also been updated to include fashion and sewing pattern illustrations from 1922-1930s original sources.

These lessons are specifically geared at detail-oriented QUALITY sewing techniques and tailoring elements.

Year: printed from 1916-1921 by the Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences but applicable to making aprons of ANY decade, including modern designs.

The book features beautiful illustrations, photos, detailed sewing pattern diagrams, and photographed instructions. We put a great deal of time into digitally restoring every single page so that you can have the highest quality to print and read. This is not simply scans, it is a professionally finished e-book.

CONTENTS

Introduction by Anna Depew

Remarks on Fancy and Sewing Aprons

Apron Strings and Bands

Making a Circular-Ruffle Apron

Making a Pointed-Panel Apron

Making a Valentine Apron

Making a Mother’s Apron

Making an Economy Apron

Making a Maid’s Apron

Making a Square Sewing Apron

Making a Round Sewing Apron

Making a Bow-Knot Apron

Making a Sewing Bag Apron

Making a Circular Sewing Apron

Making a Clothespin Apron and Bag

Remarks on Sunbonnets and Sun Hats

Making a Standard Sun Bonnet

Variations of the Standard Sunbonnet

Making a Dress-Up Sunbonnet

Making a Sun Hat

Each page of this e-book has been scanned in high quality 300 dpi and then digitally cleaned and restored for better viewing.

Please note that there are sewing pattern drafting diagrams and instructions for making your own patterns in this book. A Picken square is used in the book and we offer a reproduction of that here. The patterns included are detailed in the last two sepia-tones photos. The book does not include exact patterns for the aprons in the extra color plates we have included.

Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.
Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.
Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.
Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.
Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.
Vintage Woman's Institute Sewing Book 1920s Tailored & Lingerie Blouses E-book -INSTANT DOWNLOAD- Sewing Pattern Drafting How to from Mrs. Depew Vintage. www. MrsDepew.com.


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