This 32 page booklet is a treasure trove if like to sew your historical garments by hand. It is a perfect resource, even if your using a sewing machine, but need additional information on period correct finishing techniques. It covers all sorts of period stitches in detailed descriptions and pictures. Contains basic stitches, seam techniques, thread buttons, button-holes, slit finishing, and an 18th century cross stitch alphabet.
If you’re looking for a comprehensible reference for period sewing techniques, look no further!
Bound in a period style, soft cover binding and set in period typeface, you can bring it along to every encampment. Appropriate for 18th and 19th century events.