Sewing Accessories: An Illustrated Guide - HOUART, VictorSouvenir Press, 1984, Paperback ..
Condition: Good+. Wraps a little rubbed at the edges. Slightly faded. A nice tight copy though.
Thimbles, scissors, pin cushions, tape measures - all familiar accessories of the sewing workbox - are often beautiful works of art, fashioned in the past to be omamental as well as practical. Over the centuries the art of sewing has given rise to a wide range of tools which are both pleasing for their fine craftsmanship and of interest for their age and origin. No wonder more and more people are now collecting these dainty tools designed to help the seamstress, embroiderer or needlewoman in her work. 128pp. Size: 4to Foolscap (8¾" x 6¾") Jacket Designed by Pam Mara.
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