Harmony in Dress.
(Scranton, PA): Woman’s Institute of Domestic Arts & Science, 1939. Edition not identified. Octavo. 50 pages. Interesting volume available to students studying dressmaking and designing at the Woman’s Institute of Domestic Arts & Science, which was once the world’s largest women’s long distance educational institution. The book includes sections on; the charm of beautiful clothes; good taste in dress; dress foundations; line in figure and dress; color, its theory and application; fabrics and their adaptability; clothes suitability; good taste in millinery and accessories; planning wardrobes. Illustrated, includes fold-out charts. A very good copy, previous owner’s name, in boards with embossed title to front board, title in gilt at spine.
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