This is a digital copy of the 1925 publication "Fashion Service" published quarterly by the Woman's Institute.This is an incredibly hard to find book that features stunning fashions from the 1920's, and several articles on how to sew the dresses featured. There are no actual sewing patterns for the dresses included but there are several descriptive tutorials that one could copy with great results.An experienced seamstress would be able to take the instructions given and tailor the dresses and lingerie shown. This book does feature an actual hat sewing pattern for a 'wide brim hat”.
The book is 53 pages of articles, lovely drawings, instruction and embellishment lessons for sewing beautiful clothing.
Contents:Articles by Mary Brooks PickenMillinery Instruction by Mary MahonIllustrations by Alice SeippOver 150 smart designs expressing the winter mode - And complete instructions for making.Lingerie Feminized by Hand-WorkVelvet and Lace for Formal WearApron FashionsJumper Modes- youthful and chicHair BandeauxProducing a perfectly fitting coat.
...and a dozen more articles and dress sewing tutorials.
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).
Digital Reprint: Copyright Mrs. Depew Vintage 2014.