Millinery Facings Hat-Making E-book

Millinery Facings Hat-Making E-book 1910s 1920s millinery lesson book from mrsdepew.com.
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This beautiful book from 1915 has been digitally restored to its original glory. 


The book is a collection of millinery tutorials for finishing, facing and ornamenting the interior and brims of hats from the era's experts at the Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts & Sciences Millinery Department.

You can read more about the Millinery Coursework Lesson Books by the Woman’s Institute here.

Year: 1915, but applicable to brimmed hats of all eras.

The 52-page book features beautiful illustrations, photos, pattern diagrams and detailed, photographed instructions for using the hat-making lessons mentioned below. 
Please note that there are no ful sewing patterns for hats included. For those, please see Drafting Hat Patterns.

CONTENTS

Selection of Materials for Facings

Putting Facings in Straw or Felt Hats

Cable-Wire Finish

Covering Cable Cord

Plain Facing

Seamed Facing

Binding and Facing Combined

Rolled Edge Facing

Rolled Edge Flange

Plain Folds

Milliner’s Folds

Puffed Edge Facing

Scalloped Facing

Foliage Facing

Facing of All-Over Lace

Fern-Leaf Facings

Bias-Strip Facing

Knife-Plaited Facing

Box-Plaited Valenciennes Facing

Box-Plaited Ribbon Facing

Ruffled Valenciennes Facing

Ruffled Ribbon Facing

Knife-Plaited Ribbon Facing

Basket-Weave Ribbon Facing

Bias Chiffon Fold Facing

Wired Chiffon Facing

Chiffon Facing with Headings

Shirred Silk Facing

Shell Facing

Deep Bias Binding

Bias Flange



Difficulty level: Advanced.

Millinery Facings Hat-Making E-book 1910s 1920s millinery lesson book from mrsdepew.com.
Millinery Facings Hat-Making E-book 1910s 1920s millinery lesson book from mrsdepew.com.


This is foundation knowledge that one needs to make advanced hats from 1910-1928.


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

Copyright Mrs. Depew Vintage 2017