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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 ...

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The American Colonial period spans the years 1492 to 1763, when the country's Revolutionary period began. Once cities started to establish themselves during ...

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Independent of a millinery shop, the gown maker was on par with the tailor – both were skilled in cutting, fitting, and sewing but usually were not able to sell ...

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By the time I finished high school, I was making clothing for reenactors. I even started a ... "Sewing was not the defining skill of the trade," Hutter said. "It was a ...

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Feb 26, 2009 ... The Claude Moore Colonial Farm is a living history farm in Northern Virginia. ... dont use buttons because military uniforms of the time used buttons ... Also, someone mentioned how the pin would be a plain sewing pin, but I'm ...

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The term "seamstress" really wasn't applicable in colonial times, as the tailoring ... A: BERNINA of America is a sewing, quilting and embroidery machine ...

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Colonial Trades. Search this ... In Colonial Times, almost everyone needed a tailor. Tailors ... In the world of tailoring, sewing was a very basic skill. In fact, the ...