Schoolgirls made elaborate workbooks with sewing samples. This example demonstrates tiny, tight stitches used at a cuff or waistband.

From "Make it yourself": home sewing, gender, and culture, 1890-1930 by Sarah A. Gordon

Creator(s)
Subjects
  • American: 1900-present
Citable Link
  • Stella Blayly's Gathering Sample Schoolgirls made elaborate workbooks with sewing samples. This example demonstrates tiny, tight stitches used at a cuff or waistband.