Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Vintage Sewing Reference Library

The Vintage Sewing Reference Library is a not-for-profit organisation providing free access to primary source reference material on vintage fashion and lifestyle. Texts and images from vintage fashion and sewing books and magazines from the 1890s to the 1950s are available. They can be searched by keyword, or browsed by the following categories: Sewing, containing sub categories of Dressmaking & Sewing, School Textbooks, Sewing Courses, Pattern Design and Tailoring; Accessories, with sub categories of Glovemaking and Millinery; and Cleaning. Resources can also be browsed by decade.
Access: Free