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Title(s):

Seventeenth-century women's dress patterns / edited by Susan North and Jenny Tiramani.

Additional Title(s):

17th century women's dress patterns.

Edition:
Hardback edition.
Published/Created:
London : V & A Publishing, 2011-<2012>
Physical Description:
volume <1-2> : illustrations (some colour) ; 28 x 31 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
TT520 .S48 2011 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- History -- 17th century.
Dress accessories -- History -- 17th century.
Dressmaking -- Pattern design.
Dressmaking -- Patterns.
Fashion -- History -- 17th century.
Form/Genre:
History.
Patterns.
Contributors:
North, Susan, 1956- editor.
Tiramani, Jenny, editor.
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  • Book. 1. Introduction and acknowledgements
  • The tools and techniques of the tailor and seamstress
  • Embroidery tools and techniques
  • Knitting stitches
  • Sewing stitches
  • Embroidery stitches
  • The Patterns
  • Margaret Layton's waistcoat, 1610-15 / Claire Thornton
  • Pink silk waistcoat, 1610-20 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Blackwork waistcoat, 1620-25 / Luca Costigliolo
  • Fustian waistcoat, 1630s / Jenny Tiramani
  • Slashed satin bodice, 1630s / Luca Costigliolo
  • Knitted silk waistcoat, 1630-1700 / Susan North
  • Embroidered linen mantle, 1590-1610 / Claire Thornton
  • Linen smock, 1620-40 / Armelle Lucas
  • Linen hood, 1600-1640 / Armelle Lucas
  • Embroidered coif and forehead cloth, 1600-1650 / Armelle Lucas
  • Linen band and cuffs, 1630-35 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Embroidered parlet and sleeve panels, 1615-1625 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Linen kerchief, 1600s / Susan North
  • Embroidered linen gloves, 1600-1625 / Claire Thornton
  • Embroidered kid gloves, 1610-30 / Jenny Tiramani.
  • Book. 2. Introduction and acknowledgements
  • 'The bodyes maker'
  • Sewing stitches
  • Embroidery stitches
  • The Patterns
  • Velvet gown, 1610-20 / Melanie Braun
  • Striped linen jacket, 1605-20 / Melanie Braun
  • Embroidered linen jacket, 1590-1630 / Melanie Braun
  • Satin bodice, 1660-70 / Claire Thornton
  • Silk stays, 1660-80 / Luca Costigliolo
  • Ivory stay busk, 1590-1610 or 1660-80 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Wooden stay busk, 1675 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Linen supporter, 1595-1615 / Luca Costigliolo
  • Satin picadil, 1600-15 / Claire Thornton
  • Linen band, 1630-50 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Darted linen band, 1655-65 / Armelle Lucas
  • Linen stomacher, 1610-20 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Purse, pincushion and knife case, 1600-25 / Claire Thornton
  • Beaver hat, 1590-1670 / Armelle Lucas
  • Velvet chopines, 1600-20 / Jenny Tiramani
  • Embroidered slipper, 1660-75 / Luca Costigliolo
  • Kid shoe, 1660-80 / Claire Thornton.