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hop Hat Making Store 1916 Titanic Era Woman s Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences The Millinery Shop Spiral Bound Book Republication Originally Published - 1916! Why Buy Just One Receive a 50% s/h discount on all items in your order after the first purchase, providing all are paid for in a single payment as invoiced! Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication of our original Woman s Institute Millinery Guide: The Millinery Shop originally published in 1916! This HISTORIC item includes general history, use, details and instructions regarding the stocking and management of the Titanic Era Millinery Shop. It covers the do s and don t s of how to set and run a milliner s store during the Gibson Girl age! Great information on starting your own hatter s business that is just as useful today as when this book was written nearly 100 years ago!(Original is NOT for sale) Our line of Spiral Bound Book Republications oh-so-convenie ntly lie flat while in use! This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern s instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it s ease-of-use alone. I bet you ll love it too! *** Producing the best CD Spiral Bound Book Republications for you since 1999! *** This item is a great resource for those who are historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical millinery, clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc! Our customers say: Always a great product and super customer service too. Thanks Linda!!! A+++++ Smooth transaction, highly recommended! This is certainly a fine study on the history of the Millinery trade. Valuable guidance and inspiration is contained in this item for the creative needlework, fabric thread artists who desire to study and recreate the excellence of the early 20th century milliners trade. A later original, printed in 1902, of this rare item recently sold in June 07 for over $100! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another historic arts crafts guide for a very resonable cost. An excerpt: At opening times, your wonderful and clever models are displayed on account of their artistic beauty, for exactly the same reason that public museums and art galleries are thrown open to the public, and the results of your skill and handiwork are entitled to the same kind of treatment and consideration that must be accorded to any other work of art. Contents: Establishing the Business Preliminary Considerations The Personal Element Business Value of Friends and Acquaintances Personality Self-Examination Location and Name Selection of Location Influence of Capital on Location Selection of Name (Includes various charming names of the day!) Fixtures and Supplies Purchasing Fixtures Use of Wardrobe Salesroom Tables and Chairs Hat Stands Location of Workroom Equipment of Workroom Workroom Supplies Purchasing the Stock Selection of Stock Ordering and Checking Supplies Returned Merchandise Financial and Other Business Matters Bank Checks Bank Drafts and Notes Discounts and Loans Credit Ratings Fire Insurance Arrangement of Stock Taxes State Laws Methods of Advertising Conducting the Business Selling Goods Preparing for Sales Openings or Millinery Receptions Busy and Dull Seasons Special Sales Appropriate Showing of Certain Styles Window Dressing Details of Selling Tact in Salesmanship Familiarity with Materials Suggesting Suitable Hats to Customers Details in Trying on Hats Cost Marks Return of Goods by Customers Selling for cash Order Blanks Cash Deposits on Order Percentage of Profit An actual detailed Order Blank example to reproduce for your own use Renting Veils and Hats Delivery of Goods Packing Hats for Shipment Receipts for Delivered Goods Management of Employees Selection of Competent Assistants Workroom Organization Discipline in Workroom Miscellaneous Information Trimming Use of Hat Tips Economy in Using Materials Testing Quality of Materials Millinery Magazines Inventory What a historically educational and delightful shop owner s instructional this is! The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! This information is just a pertinent today as it was when this book was written almost 100 years ago! The Spiral Bound Book Republication you will receive is representative of the types of handicraft expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you re into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scanned at a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Unlike other reproduction sellers this is NOT a cheap, grainy photocopy! Our Spiral Bound Republication has so many more advantages over the original book. What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republications * Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper. * Our products are made using the latest LaserJet printing technology meaning the ink will not smear like inferior photocopy or inkjet products do. * Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects. * Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy. * Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper! * These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing! * You can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian, Titanic and Flapper pattern book finds with family and friends! Curious about the quality of this item Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come... Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures current auctions for many other unique needlework CD Spiral Bound Book Republications for your creative needle working pleasure! Payment: Paypal. Shipping: Within the USA: $4.95 via USPS. Out-of-country destinations (Canada included): $9.95 USPS Air Mail. International buyers are responsible for their country s custom duties. We do not mark merchandise shipments as gift on the USPS Customs form. Insurance is optional and runs $1.65 per $50 increments per shipment. Combined is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. A 50% s/h discount will be automatically applied to each item after the first purchase in all combined orders. 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