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How to Make Hats at Home: It's a Frame-up; Hat Making Simplified by Irene Sutton!

CD Republication™

Originally Published in 1952!


If you are the first to bid on this auction, using the buy-it-now option, YOU WIN! There's no chance of being outbid! DON'T WAIT!


Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republication™ of the original ''How to Make Hats at Home: It's a Frame-up; Hat Making Simplified (Introducing the New Easy ''Circle Method'') By Irene Sutton!''  (Original is NOT for sale)


All Dakota Prairie Treasures CD Republications™ are viewable on Windows, Mac and Linux PC operating systems!

This item is a great resource for those who are historical reenactment enthusiasts, students of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!


This HISTORIC item contains several patterns, millinery instructions, diagrams, designs, and instructional fundamentals for creating a variety of millinery hat making ideas including those used in millinery and clothing embellishments. There are many design ideas and instructions included! There are unique, vintage patterns, instructions and diagrams for ultra-feminine, lacy, beribboned and befeathered adornments!


An excerpt:

''The ''Circle Method'' Shown are only ten of the possible hundreds of hats, including children's, that can be made from a circle...Make your own hats, Besides being an object you can wear with pride you can obtain a lifetime of pleasure and interest from this occupation. This project is something even one with little or no sewing experience will enjoy by following the simple directions in this book...The four basic styles which I am going to present in this booklet will enable  you to select any prevailing or desirable style and professionally finish your particular choice without any other instructions by applying the step by step directions of the basic styles.''



How to Cover Frames

Using new or leftover materials from suits, coats or dresses, including trimmings, veilings and hatpins

Four basic styles -- Pill Box, Calot, Jockey and Cloche

Also draping fabrics over frame


Restyling old hats or new felt bodies and hoods into the four basic styles and sailors

Felt trimmings

draping felts

crowns and brims


Restyling old hats or new straw bodies and hoods in both woven straws and braid straws into the four basic styles and sailors

How to Make Frames

Making frames of the four basic styles

Cover Original

Author's Own Design

Special Design

An ageless quickly made hat

How to Copy a Hat

Copying hats in fabrics, felts or straws

Hats Made from Ties

How to utilize men's ties and apply the directions for covering frames to your choice of frame

All Over Flowered Hats

Choosing or making foundations for the flowers

Placing and gluing flowers on frames

Making and dyeing flowers and trimmings

Important Introduction


Designing and Draping

Final Steaming

Tracing Patterns from Book

Making Individual Styled Hats

Head Block





Paper Pattern Directions


Padding Frames

Cutting and Placing Material on Frames

Finish Wire Stitch


Hat Band



Covered and Felt Hat Pins


Calot or Beanie

Sectional Crown





Cockade Trim

Jockey Hat


The Brim


The Brim


Draping Fabrics in Relation to Frames



Felt Stitches

Novelty Blocks

Salad Bowl

Felt Feather



Hat Pins

Sailor Hat


Steaming and Blocking Felts





Visor Pattern


Ribbon Bow

Pattern for Cloche


Draping Felts

Novelty Crown Draped Hat

Plain Crown

Straws Braid Straw Bodies and Hoods

Woven and Braid

Blocking, Steaming and Pressing


Frames as Novelty Blocks


Woven Straw-Pillbox

Straw Sailor


Woven Calot


Brim for Jockey


Cloche Brim

Woven Cloche


Stitches for Making Frames

Basting Stitch

Frame Wire Stitch




Cover Original

Special Design

How to Copy a Hat

Pattern 69

Brim Pattern 69

Sectional Crown Special Design 69


Cutting Fur from Pattern

Hats Made from Ties

All Over Flowered Hats

Dyeing Trimmings


Now time to have some creative fun!

What will you make first with this information


The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous work and now you can too! These are beautiful items and sure to delight you and yours! These instructions are very clear and easy to follow and yet the experience needle worker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.


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 into a CD-ROM Reproduction™ using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download a FREE version of the Adobe software program at www.adobe.com .

This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD of this historic and resourceful book. The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing book on embroidery. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE book's information and patterns to CD-ROM! The format of this resource has so many more advantages than the original book.


What are the benefits of Dakota Prairie Treasures' Antique Book CD Republications™

* 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 completely sizable. You can enlarge and print according to your visual needs!

* Each page is saved in PDF format at a high dsi and is readily accessible using Adobe Acrobat (or other pdf reading software programs). This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page or the entire book!

* Each time you want to use an image, a page or pages you can print it out. Every one will be as crisp and clear as the last!

* If you spill your coffee, tea or soda on a page you just print yourself another!

* You can put all of your notes or musings on your printouts and save them in a folder for future referencing!

*Each CD-ROM comes in a protective case!

Curious about the quality of these scans Please contact me and I will forward an image for your own personal inspection! Scale it, edit it, print it to fit your needs and you are surely going to be quite pleased with the results! You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come...


Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current auctions and store listings for many other unique needlework CD Republications™ for the creative muse in you!


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