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By McCall

Contents

McCall published Pattern
Treatment of Materials
Equipment
Cutting and stitching Hints
Care of Clothing
Standard physique Measurements
How To Take Measurements
Altering the Pattern
Circular Skirt
Laying Out Material
Cutting the Garment
Tailors' Tacks
Constructive Stitches
Pressing
Seam Finishings
Hems
Tucking
Bias Binding
Underfacins
Bound or confronted Openings
Collars and Notch Collar
Side Openings
Sleeves
Darts and Tucks
Pleats
Inset—Godet—Flounce
Buttonholes
Buttons—Snaps—Hook and Eye
Position for Button & Buttonhole
Loops for Buttons
Corded Piping
Inserted Pockets
Belt and Belt Strap
Fastenings
Openings With Slide Fastener
Applying Lace
Hand Hemstitching
Decorative Stitches
Tailored Garment With Notch Collar
Coat Interlining
Lining
Unlined Coat, Furs, etc.
Index

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Three. sign up for sleeve seam and assemble or pleat reduce fringe of sleeve to slot cuff. flip cuff correct facet out and end outer part with a row of sewing. flip in seam allowance on top edges of cuff and stitch to reduce fringe of sleeve with 2 rows of sewing. end cuff and sleeve starting with yet- plenty and buttonholes. fifty six DARTS AND TUCKS DARTS 1. exhibits tailors' tacks for shoulder dart. 2. Make dart via bringing the 2 traces to- gether, frequently with the fold towards the improper part. three. If dart is laptop stitched, tie free ends of thread at backside right into a knot, on incorrect part of fabric. four. For heavy fabrics, cut back dart after seam is joined, press open and overcast edges. i •> J \ three \ ^1\ M\ J ! %I TUCKS 1. exhibits stitching strains marked with tailors' tacks. 2. shape tucks via bringing corresponding strains jointly and stitching with an outstanding working sew. three. Press all tucks to at least one part. four. exhibits tucks at the opposite aspect of ma- terial. \ ' 1. «• • • X ■■-. PLEATED TUCKS 1. exhibits tailors' tacks for pleated tucks. 2. deliver strains jointly and pin in place. three. indicates tucks pinned in place. four. sew on the subject of folded edges. fifty seven PLEATS part PLEATS Pleat traces could be marked with tailors' tacks, tailor's chalk or tracing wheel. facet pleats run in a single path. shape pleats by way of bringing corresponding traces to- gether; then baste to carry in place and press. field PLEATS After pleat traces are marked, shape field pleats and baste to carry in place; then press. INVERTED PLEAT The inverted pleat is made through bringing 2 folded edges jointly, which shape a field pleat at the improper part. STITCHED PLEATS shape pleats and sew on the subject of folded edges. Tie unfastened ends of threads jointly on incorrect aspect of fabric. MAKING HEM AT decrease PLEATED area sooner than urgent pleats, make hem at decrease side; then press pleats. while seam is joined less than a pleat, clip seam edges at best of hem; then press open under clipped edges and make hem. fifty eight INSET—GODET—FLOUNCE placing THE INSET 1. lower corners of garment, with reference to stitch- ing line. 2. flip less than seam allowance and baste. three. practice inset to put on garment with corresponding seam edges even; then pin and baste. four. flip to correct facet and sew on the subject of folded side. placing THE GODET 1. Make slashes in curved fringe of garment, just about stitching line. 2. flip less than seam allowance and baste, being cautious to make the curve a gentle or even define. three. observe godet to put on garment, with corresponding seam edges even; then pin and baste. four. flip to correct aspect and sew with reference to folded area. four, I \ . '/ V \ '/ V \ '/ V \ '/ okay" \\ 1 it V it / v J u SJ L \ \V employing THE round FLOUNCE 1. Make slashes in curved fringe of flounce, on the subject of stitching line. 2. position flounce in place on garment, correct aspects of fabric jointly and baste; then sew. fifty nine WORKED BUTTONHOLES simple BUTTONHOLE 1. Mark place for buttonhole and rein- strength with numerous rows of desktop sewing sooner than slashing. 2. starting at internal finish, paintings buttonhole sew down one aspect, proceed round outer finish and alongside the opposite aspect.

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