This fantastic 1938 dressmaking book contains hundreds of illustrated steps to help you become a proficient seamstress. Included are directions for altering patterns, making changes to the fit of a garment, matching plaids and prints, pleating, and much, much more. If you’re new to sewing, this is an invaluable tutorial, as each step is thoroughly explained with clear drawings. If you’d like to learn vintage tailoring techniques, this is also for you! 68 large format pages, including a couple of fun period advertisements.