The Internet Craft basket
I have come across some wonderful Sewing & Craft areas on the internet. this new technology is able to bring the old time sensibilities of domestic sewing into now. I have included some of the text which precedes instructions on sewing an apron. There was an organic approach to these crafts which has perhaps been lost in translation today….
What do you think?
selves?” suggested Mrs. Gerald, as she
folded up the last bit of mending and set
her work basket away. “It isn’t as tho
you knew everytJiingT she added, with a
twinkle in her eye.
“Yes, but you said you had work that
had to be done this morning so you can’t
teach us and what should we learn any-
”Really sewing — making something, do
you mean, mother?” asked Alice eagerly.
“Making something for ourselves?”
of-factly as tho it was nothing at all, “why
“Yes, let’s,” interrupted Mary; “I’ve been
wanting a new apron to wear to the church.”
Instruction book of Bisbee’s American tailor system of dress cutting – Bisbee, F. S. [from old catalog]Keywords: Dressmaking. [from old catalog]