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Sew and Save
by Joanna Chase
An excellent, nostalgic gift from a bygone era when hard times were no excuse for shabby dressing. Contains practical tips to repair and improve clothes to save money.Travel back to the forties when a war-torn Europe was still no excuse to dress shabbily and the one thing you didn't ration was fashion. In this exclusive reproduction of a genuine archive copy, retro domesti ...more
ebook, 128 pages
Published July 8th 2010 by HarperCollins Publishers
(first published April 30th 2009)
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Quite a useful little reproduction of a 1941 book on how to make ends meet and how to stretch your budget. Includes a few gems like how to copy an existing garment and how to make a variety of garments. Still useful after all these years, possibly going to be more useful if the economy continues ill.