1892 The cutters’ practical guide to the cutting of …

An illustrated page from The cutters’ practical guide to the cutting of Ladies’ Garments.

I love that these old books and documents are available to us!  This one is 142 pages of instruction with illustrations in the center.  Check this page, where you can find a class in proper tailoring offered to women.  Snicker… guess there was stitching and sewing, and then there was tailoring.

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