The Ladies' Self Instructor in Millinery & Mantua Making, Embroidery & Applique
An American early Victorian classic. Interesting and practical handbook covering all types of plain and fancy sewing for the period, including embroidery, knitting, crochet, applique and garment making. Embellished with both the original engravings, and others from Godey's Lady's Book for 1853. Valuable for: historians, embroiders and costumers.