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WWII Era - Simplicity Sewing Book
Originally Published 1945!
If you are the first to bid, using the buy-it-now option, you win! Don't wait, bid now!
Up for bid is a marvelous CD REPUBLICATION of the original WWII Era Women's Clothing and Garment Making Reference Guide with NO RESERVE! We scanned and reformatted a scare original and are pleased to offer you this wonderful WWII Era sewing guide and instructions for women's and children's clothing! What a great item for your recreating pleasure or for gift-giving occassions!
This HISTORIC CD REPUBLICATION includes the ''fundamentals'', instructions and needle working techniques to make the lovely fancy work clothing of that gentile era! (Original is NOT for sale)
This is certainly a fine source of historically valuable techniques and inspiration for the creative needlework, fabric and thread artists who desire to study and recreate the 1940's WWII Era clothing and clothing making techniques! This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another wonderful arts and crafts instructional revealing our heritage from earlier America culture!
''Good Dressmaking is a matter of knowing how and sticking to a few simple rules. If you plan every step you will find that your garment goes together like magic...avoiding the disappointments which so often resulf from uniformed ''short cuts.''
The methods skilled dressmakers use are actually the surest, easiest and quickest ones. They are the ones that Simplicity experts bring to you in this book - presented in a simplified manner, so the veriest novice can follow them...anyone can make clothes that will look smart and wearable.''
The Hows and Whys of Good Dressmaking
Taking and Recording Measurements
Adjusting the Pattern
Fitting Unusual Figures
Laying out the Pattern
Pointers on Cutting
Transferring Pattern Markings
Needle and Thread Guide
Getting the Most out of Your Sewing Machine
Points that Make Up Good Fit
Knots and Fastening Stitches
Right Way to Pin and Baste
Checking the Fit of a Garment
Types of Seams and Their Uses
Managing Gathers and Shirring
Ruffles and Flounces
Hems for Many Purposes
Applying Slide Fasteners
Mending Tape Applied with an Iron
Details About Sleeves
Rejuvenating Your Wardrobe
Buttons, Weights and Fastenings
Making Expert Buttonholes
Finishing the Important Neckline
Pockets - Welt, Flap, Bound and Patch
Braid and Other Trimmings
Working with Lace
Embroidery and Other Fine Handwork
Working with Fur
What a historically educational and delightful art instructional piece this is!
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 needleworker will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
The antique and vintage threads, fabrics, patterns, needles, ribbons, findings, etc., can be found on Atomic Mall quite readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you can utilize contemporary tools and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or hobby store
The CD Republication you will receive is representative of the types of needlework expertise of earlier feminine American culture!!! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment making & recreating the antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your grandmothers did!
This information has been scanned onto CD-ROM using the Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF format. You may download the latest FREE version of this software quickly at www.adobe.com . This is NOT a copy of another CD-ROM. You will receive an ORIGINAL CD reproduction of this resourceful clothing making item.
The text is viewed easily from your computer or you may choose to print each page as you read this amazing item on antique frock making. Every page has been meticulously scanned, cleaned and burned to preserve this ANTIQUE item'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 an antique book CD Republication
* Every image and every page has been scanned at a high dpi 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! They are reformated in full-page sizing for better viewing of details, etc.!
* Each page is saved in PDF format at high resolution and is readily accessible using the downloadable Adobe Acrobat Reader software program. This program is very user friendly and allows you to print any one specific page, pages or the entire CD contents!
* 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!
* YOU WILL FIND YOUR CD REPUBLICATION HAS A HUGE ADVANTAGE OVER A BOUND HARDCOPY PAPER REPRODUCTION, IN THAT, IF YOU SPILL COFFEE, TEA OR SODA ON YOUR PRINTED PAGE(S) YOU CAN JUST PRINT ANOTHER!
* A CD REPUBLICATION PROVIDES YOU WITH UNLIMITED CLEAN COPIES FOREVER!
* 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...
Payment: I prefer Paypal but also accept Bidpay, money orders or personal check.
Shipping: Within the United States: $3.50 USPS. Out-of-country (including Canada): $4.50. Insurance is optional and runs $1.30 per $50 increments per shipment. Combined shipping is available for all Dakota Prairie Auctions ending within 48 hours. Bead and CD auctions are shipped separately in order to insure they arrive in the very best condition at their new home! You may opt to purchase insurance to cover your item. INSURANCE is optional. We offer our own private insurance for items up to $25 in value and postal insurance for items over $25 value.
Copyright restrictions: All Dakota Prairie Treasures CD products, designs & images are manufactured, copyrighted & owned by us (as is all listing text & photos). CD designs or images, or any part thereof, may NOT be reproduced, used in lessons or duplicated in any media format to be resold or ''shared'' (either individually, as a package, as machine embroidery products, etc.) without Dakota Prairie Treasures prior written consent. You are permitted to use our products' information for needlecraft items you make for yourself, as gifts, or for items you may produce to sell. However, the original designs & images remain the exclusive legal property of Dakota Prairie Treasures. Any & all violations will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Returns are allowed for replacement on CD products due to manufacturing defects only.
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USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction. Please visit out other auctions and store listings for other items of similar interest! Thank you!
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Please visit out other auctions and store listings for other items of similar interest! Thank you! USA customers: I prefer Paypal but also accept money order or personal check. International customers:payment is accepted via Paypal only. Buyer to contact me within 3 days of auction close. All payments must be received within 10 days following close of auction(s). Email address for Paypal payments will be included following the close of the auction.
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$4.50 Airmail to Canada
$4.50 International Air Letter Post
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