- 1. Pattern-Taking
- (Working with clothes)
- ... to you when you venture out on your own. A step-by-step guideline on pattern-taking You don’t have to be a tailor or seamstress in order to take a pattern, but you need ...
- 2. 1962 Dress Memories
- (Telling stories with clothes)
- ... Many teenage girls were adept seamstresses, quite happy to sew their own clothes to get the look they wanted. Fashion and photographs Many members explained that they struggled to find ...
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