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Brooks Picken, Mary. Tailored Buttonholes and Buttons, Tailored Seams and Plackets, Tailored Skirts, Tailored Pockets, Miscellaneous Garments, Tailored Suits,    Coats, and Capes. Scranton, PA: Woman’s Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences, 1923. https://archive.org/details/pickentailoredbuttonholes1923/mode/2up.

De Nyse Conover, Isabel. A Complete Course in Dressmaking in Twelve Lessons, Lesson I. New York: E.J. Clode, 1922. https://archive.org/details/completecoursein01cono/mode/2up.

Haynes, Christine. “A Guide to Facings.” Seamwork. Colette Media LLC, accessed July 27, 2020. https://www.seamwork.com/issues/2016/03/a-guide-to-bias-binding-and-facings.

Horlamus, Terry. “Quick Reference for Cut-and-Spread Pattern Grading.” Threads Magazine. The Taunton Press, Inc., accessed July 18, 2020. https://www.threadsmagazine.com/2008/11/01/quick-reference-for-cut-and-spread-pattern-grading.

“How to Understitch a Facing.” Threads Magazine. The Taunton Press, Inc., accessed January 14, 2021. https://www.threadsmagazine.com/2019/12/13/how-to-understitch-a-facing#:~:text=seam%20just%20yet         Understitch%20the%20facing,the%20facing%2C%20not%20the%20garment.

Kirsten, Sarah. “How to Sew a Flat Felled Seam and a Double Lapped Seam.” Sarah Kirsten (blog). February 13, 2019. https://sarkirsten.com/blog/2019/2/13/how-to-sew-a-flat-felled-seam-and-a-double-lapped-seam.

The Butterick Publishing Company. The New Dressmaker. New York: The Butterick Publishing Company, 1921. https://archive.org/details/newdressmakerwit00butt/mode/2up.

Trex, Ethan. “A Brief History of Men’s Underwear.” Mental Floss. Minute Media, August 5, 2013. https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/22897/boxers-briefs-or-loincloth-brief-history-mens-underwear.

Mora, Melissa. “What is Fabric Grain – Understanding Grainline.” Melly Sews (blog). September 24, 2018. https://mellysews.com/what-is-fabric-grain-understanding-grainline/.

Ogle Paulson, Sheree. “1920’s Clothing Construction.” The Vintage Dressmaker (blog). January 8, 2011. http://thevintagedressmaker.blogspot.com/2011/01/1920s-clothing-construction.html.

Olsen, Maris. “Why Staystitching is Soooo Important.” Blurprint. Sympoz, LLC, accessed July 27, 2020. https://www.mybluprint.com/article/why-staystitching-is-soooo-important.

Reynolds, Alexandra. “Working with Vintage Patterns.” Threads Magazine. The Taunton Press, Inc., accessed July 17, 2020. https://www.threadsmagazine.com/2008/11/04/working-with-vintage-patterns.

Ruth’s Stitchery. “Buttonhole Bar.” YouTube. May 18, 2017. Video, 2:10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wi0wdyyDXJg.

Weisbart, Erin. “How to Make and Use Tailor’s Tacks.” Tuesday Stitches (blog). January 26, 2017. https://tuesdaystitches.com/make-use-tailors-tacks/.

Images

Underpants. 1920-1940. Textile. © Victoria & Albert Museum, London. http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O366219/underpants-unknown/.

The Butterick Publishing Company. Buttonhole with Bar at Both Ends. Illustration. The New Dressmaker, 1921. 112. Internet Archive. https://archive.org/details/newdressmakerwit00butt/page/112/mode/2up.

Bibliography by Subject

Website Design

British Library Digitised Image from Page of “A Lyric Ode on the Fairies, Aerial Beings, and Witches of Shakespeare.”  Illustration. A Lyric Ode on the Fairies, Aerial Beings, and Witches of Shakespeare. London: J. Wilkie, 1776. The British Library Flickr.  https://www.flickr.com/photos/britishlibrary/.

Elijas, Eva. Free public domain digital photograph of fabric. Pexels.com. https://www.pexels.com/photo/dark-pattern-texture-abstract-6485437/. 

Floral Endpaper. 1887. Free public domain scan of illustration. ReusableArt.com. http://www.reusableart.com/floral-endpaper.html.