Our Collection of Republication Books range in date of origin from the mid 1800's to the mid 1900's. They are quite the help for persons who are into historical reenactment or just love the historically accurate, and classic, milliner styles.
Millinery for Misses & Children
Spiral Bound Book Republication™
Originally Published - 1924!
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Spiral Bound Book Republication™ of our original, "Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts & Sciences: Individuality in Millinery," originally published in 1920!
This HISTORIC millinery guide includes general history, use, details and instructions regarding creating the dainty Flapper Era Hat Styles used so artistically done in the early 1920's! (Original is NOT for sale)
Our new line of Spiral Bound Book Republications™ oh-so-conveniently lie flat while in use!
This is a unbelievably nice touch if you have every tried to read a pattern's instructions while your hands are full of your in progress project. As an avid needleworker myself my personal experience prompted my choice of spiral binding for it's ease-of-use alone. I bet you'll love it too!
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This item is a great resource for those who are historical reenactment enthusiasts, stage and theatre costumers, students of historical millinery, clothing, fiber and textile arts, etc!
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This is certainly a fine study on the history of the Flapper Era Millinery hat models. Valuable guidance and inspiration is contained in this item for the creative needlework, fabric & thread artists who desire to study and recreate excellent remakes of the early delicate and dainty millinery. This is the perfect opportunity to purchase your own version of another historic arts & crafts guide revealing our heritage.
"Supplying the wants of the growing girl today offers no complication, for there are almost as many styles as there are types - an infinite variety of pretty frocks and hats, all dainty and picturesque and yet possessing that simplicity of line so necessary in the modes of the young. This diversity of styles and the tendency to create hats that are in harmony with their other wearing apparel make juvenile millinery very interesting.
This Instruction Book contains a large variety of models for all seasons and occasions. Every one of these is a basic type and may be used as shown or varied slightly from season to season in order to express the mines and trimming features of the prevailing mode."
Essentials of Appropriate Juvenile Millinery
Varieties of Juvenile Hats - Poke Bonnet
Variations of Poke Shape - Summer Model
Broad0of-Sides Mushroom - One-Piece Blocked Model
Sectional Winter Model
Semitransparent Summer Model
Flat, or Straight-Brim, Body Hat - Leghorn Flat
Leghorn Dress Model
Remodeled Leghorn Sports Hat
Renovated Semidress Leghorn
Fancy-Straw, Floppy-Brim Flat
Fabric, Floppy-Brim Flat
Straight-Brim, Val-Lace Model
Variation of Breton Shape
Bolero, or Chin-Chin, Turban - Foundation Frame
Cloche Shape - Sports Model
All-Year Cloche Model
Tams - Nature and Variety
Tub Hats for Tiny Tots - Nature
Floppy-Brim, English-Print Hat
Soft, Wireless Hat
What a historically educational and delightful millinery trim making instructional 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 crafter will be capable of altering as per individual needs and artistic whim.
The vintage feather, materials, tools, etc., can be found online 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 Spiral Bound Book Republication™ you will receive is representative of the types of handicraft expertise of earlier genteel and feminine American and European culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have many hours of enjoyment recreating antique needlework items for yourself or others dear to your heart just the way your great-grandmothers did!
You will appreciate the attention taken in providing a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that you will use for many years to come. This information has been scanned at a high resolution and electronically revamped to provide you with the very best hardcopy reproduction. Our Spiral Bound Republication™ has so many more advantages over the original book.
What are the benefits of our antique book Spiral Bound Book Republications™?
* Our products are produced with front and back covers of heavy stock paper.
* Our products are made using the latest LaserJet printing technology meaning the ink will not smear like inferior photocopy or inkjet products do.
* Our spiral binding allows your book to lie flat during use for ease of viewing while working on your needlework projects.
* Our products do not cost a small fortune for you to obtain and enjoy.
* Every image and every page has been scanned to produce crystal clear images and you never have to deal with any crumbling old paper!
* These scans are enlarged to full-page dimensions for ease of viewing!
* You can gift these wonderful Victorian, Edwardian, Titanic and Flapper pattern book finds with family and friends!
You will appreciate the attention we have taken in providing you with a TOP QUALITY PRODUCT that will be use for many years to come...
Check out Dakota Prairie Treasures' current 161+ (and growing!) list of millinery Spiral Bound Book, CD and Single Pattern Republications™ for your creative needle working pleasure!
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