Synopses & Reviews
This is an outstanding and extremely popular collection of hundreds of basic pattern shapes. The designer is given full creative range over the basic silhouettes. The general characteristics of male and female dress, gowns, tunics, headdresses, jackets, robes, breeches, and more produce an accurate outline for each time period.
Trims, garments and accessories from ancient Egypt to 1915.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-340) and index.