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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • SEWING FOR EVERYONE:
    • Simplicity- Your Keynote
    • Tools- For Quick, Easy Sewing
    • The Sewing Machine- Your Power Plant!
    • Fabric Facts
    • Your Mending Routine
    • Essential Stitches
    • Embroidery Stitches
    • Essential Seams
    • Buttonholes
    • Sewing On Buttons
    • Tailored Pockets
    • Fashion
    • Aprons Three
    • Dressmaking
    • Panel-front Dresses
    • Bias-cut Negligees
    • Radio Sewing
    • Tailoring
    • Tailored Coat and Dress
    • Afternoon Dress and Bolero
    • Princess Frock
    • Sheer Dress with Slip
    • Dressmaker Dress Ensemble
    • Dinner Ensemble
    • Decorative Machine Stitching
    • Cloth Guide Top Stitching
    • Applique
    • Shirrings
    • Ruffles, Ruffles, Ruffles
    • Bows, Bows, Everywhere
    • Machine Picoting
    • Pinked Edges, Seams and Decorations
    • Edge-Stitcher
    • Cording
    • Quilting
    • Bands and straps
    • Braiding
    • When You Sew for Children
    • Bundle Sewing
    • Baby Clothes
    • Decorative Machine Smocking
    • Two-Fabric Frocks
    • Scarves and Handkerchiefs
    • Bias Binding
    • Pajamas, Nighties and Robes
    • Clothes for Boys
    • Making Your Own Fabric Furnishings
    • Choosing Fabrics
    • Tools for Fabric Furnishings
    • Table Linens
    • Slip-covers For Blankets or Comfortables
    • Mattress Covers and Pads
    • Spreads
    • Slip-Covers For Pillows
    • Dressing-Table Skirts
    • Curtains and Draperies
    • Valances For Style or Necessity
    • Slip-Covers Are as Easy to Make as Pie
    • INDEX
  • THE NEEDLEWORK LIBRARY:
    • Embroidery
    • Quilts
    • Knitting
    • Crochet
    • Tatting
    • Rugs
    • Afghans
    • Pineapples
    • INDEX

Title: World Scope Family Library: Complete Home Reference Book of Sewing and Needlework
Author/Designer: Elizabeth L. Mathieson(The Needlework Library(1949,The Spool Cotton Company));
                        Mary Brooks Picken(Sewing for Everyone(1944,the World Publishing Company)
Format/Publication Date: HC:1949
Publisher: Universal Guild, Inc., NY
Language: English
Page Count: 203/270
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 9 1/2" x 6 3/8""
ISBN: None

SUMMARY- This book is a repackaging of two separate books in a nice hardcover binding. I've listed the original books with the author's names. The tatting section patterns were lifted directly from the pages of "Tatting", Book No. 229 of the Spool Cotton Company.