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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dressmaker

A dressmaker is a person who makes custom clothing for women, such as dresses, blouses, ... A custom clothier makes custom garments one at a time, to order, to meet an individual customer's needs and preferences. A custom dressmaker ...

www.history.org/almanack/life/trades/tradetai.cfm

Colonial Williamsburg - Experience life in the 18th century at America's largest ... Tailor Mark Hutter, left, and apprentice Neal Hurst, right, measure interpreter ...

www.history.org/foundation/journal/autumn05/tailor.cfm

Colonial Williamsburg journal, a popular history magazine about historic ... Or, in the words of a tailor of the time: "No man is ignorant that a taylor makes our ...

www.reference.com/hobbies-games/did-colonial-seamstress-19e1ab4db1694117

Full Answer. The term "seamstress" really wasn't applicable in colonial times, as the tailoring profession was dominated by men. Although some women ...

janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2007/10/30/the-life-of-a-seamstress

Oct 30, 2007 ... Women's clothes were made at home during this period by the ladies themselves , their servants, or a professional seamstress. A dressmaker ...

sites.google.com/site/colonialjobs/tailor

In Colonial Times, almost everyone needed a tailor. Tailors made clothing for both men and women. For men, they made greatcoats; cloaks; robes, including ...

www.sokanu.com/careers/seamstress

A seamstress may be either a factory worker who repeatedly sews the same pattern or an artisan in ... Full-time Seamstress, Pacific UniformHayward, CA, USA.

www.ehow.com/list_6130674_colonial-dressmaking-tools.html

Fine ladies in colonial times ordered their gowns from the local dressmaker. ... A Colonial dressmaker used pins both to secure dress pieces together for sewing ...

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This Pin was discovered by Colonial Williamsburg. Discover ... Susan reports: The only time most modern people have any contact with a straight pin. Historical  ...