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Darning the Wear of Time
Language: en
Pages: 163
Authors: Miranda Howard Haddock, Miranda Howard
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Visual resources librarian Haddock (Western Michigan U.) substantially annotates the 444 articles she has identified as offering information on how archaeologists, curators, and others minimize the marks of time of clothing. She also presents the findings of her survey of the literature for such features as subjects and reading audience.
The Delineator
Language: en
Authors: Miranda Howard Haddock, Miranda Howard
Categories: Dressmaking
Type: BOOK - Published: 1910 - Publisher:

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Old-time Tools and Toys of Needlework
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Gertrude Whiting
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Describes the forms and uses of winders, bobbins, hoops, frames, bodkins, and other sewing implements used in various world cultures
Mend it, Wear it, Love it
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: DK
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-04 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Learn how to use simple sewing and mending techniques to extend the life of the clothes you love. Have you ever thrown good clothes away simply because you didn't know how to mend them? Have you got clothes that you can't bear to part with, but need a fresher look?
Darn It!
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Sarah Williams
Categories: House & Home
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-21 - Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books

Have you ever wondered how you'd survive without your wife or girlfriend (or mum!) attending to those little tasks - such as mending, sewing and cleaning - that you should, rather embarrassingly, be able to do yourself? Have you ever wished you knew these skills so that you can finally