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Sewing tools & trinkets

collector"s identification & value guide

by Helen Lester Thompson

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Published by Collector Books in Paducah, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sewing -- Equipment and supplies -- Collectibles -- Catalogs.,
  • Thimbles -- Collectors and collecting -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesSewing tools and trinkets
    StatementHelen Lester Thompson.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsCollector Books.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK9104 .T49 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL732403M
    ISBN 100891457364
    LC Control Number97122118
    OCLC/WorldCa36234728

      SEWING TOOLS 1. USE OF SEWING TOOLS 2. IDENTIFY SEWING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT AND THEIR USES 3. SEWING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT (MEASURING TOOLS) 4. TAPE MEASURE • A flexible measuring device used in taking body measurements. • The front has the measurement of centimeters and 60 inches on the other side. 5. Sewing is the craft of fastening or attaching objects using stitches made with a needle and is one of the oldest of the textile arts, arising in the Paleolithic era. Before the invention of spinning yarn or weaving fabric, archaeologists believe Stone Age people across Europe and Asia sewed fur and skin clothing using bone, antler or ivory needles and "thread" made of various.

      The Singer Sewing Book: Another classic text. I have a vintage copy from , and it is chock full of gorgeous and inspiring illustrations. Highly recommended if you can find an older copy. The Complete Book of Sewing by Constance Talbot: A wonderful older reference books with over 45 chapters describing some old school techniques.   You will love sewing them and the kids will love playing with them. You guys. I haven’t actually sat down to sew much in a long time (if you want the honest truth, I sort of burned myself out. Does that shock you?) But recently I sat down and sewed a couple of aprons and remembered that I do enjoy sewing a good project.

      A wide variety of tools and trinkets are displayed, from the ordinary to the elegant, ranging from the fifteenth to the twentieth centuries. Over photos feature thousands of items, including needles, thimbles, chatelaines, sewing kits, scissors, rulers, Reviews: 8. Sewing Box- serves as a utility box. Sewing tools like pins, thread, thimbles, and others can be kept in this box. Sewing boxes vary in style, such as the compartmentalized and non-compartmentalized box. A compartmentalized sewing box is practical b'coz ur tools can always be orderly arranged.


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Much more than a routine task, sewing is an art form, a hobby, a business, a social function, and a passion for many people. The first known sewing tool dates b years, and the evolution of tools since that time reveals a fascinating link to the past.

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While a vintage Singer, White, or Willcox & Gibbs sewing machine may be the most visible object in a sewer’s studio, most seamstresses and tailors rely on a myriad of smaller tools, from scissors and thimbles to pin cushions, bodkins (blunt needles used to thread ribbon through hems), and clamps (to hold a piece of fabric taut on a sewing table).If small enough, these items are often stored.

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Hopefully, this gives you a better idea of how sewing tools function. Remember, in the beginning less is more. Get the essential sewing tools you need to get started, and add to your collection as you learn and progress.

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