Fashion and Costume Books

Salen, Jill: Vintage Lingerie - 30 patterns based on period garments plus finishing techniques (15722)

St. Martin's Griffin 2011
large 4to, glazed pictorial boards M 830 gms
(Order reference 15722)

Historical patterns and techniques. Corsets, brassieres, knickers, girdles, petticoats. 30 historically accurate examples of period lingerie from 1850 to 1970, covering a range of vintage pieces from 1920s French knickers to 1950s pin-up brassieres.