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Sewing instruction

Textile Fabrics

Also of use

See also our Historic costume research guide. 

Textiles and sewing - research tips

Following is a small list of the many SUBJECTS in OBIS relating to Sewing and Textiles. Use them to find additional resources:

Dressmaking
     Women's clothing
     Tailoring (women's)

Sewing 

Quilting

Needlework
  Related terms:
     Cross-stitch
     Appliqué
     Embroidery
     Lace and lace making
     Patchwork
     Samplers
     Tapestry

Textiles (Textile Fabrics)
  Related terms:
     Carpets
     Rugs
     Silk
     Velvet
     Yarn

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Barb Prior, Librarian

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Clarence Ward Art Library
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