Description

This breathtakingly detailed book presents dress patterns, construction details, embroidery and making instructions for fifteen garments and accessories from a seventeenth-century woman's wardrobe. Full step-by-step drawings of the construction sequence are given for each garment alongside photographs of the objects and the groundbreaking use of x-ray photography revealing the hidden elements of the clothes, the precise number of layers and the stitches used inside.

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General Information  
Author(s)Jenny Tiramani
PublisherV & A Publishing
Edition1
ISBN9781851776313
Pages160
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011