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Ladies Ulster Coat

How to Make a Lady’s Ulster

Plate 29 The history of the rise and progress of ladies’ tailoring has yet to be written, but we venture to anticipate the historian by asserting that the evergrowing popularity of tailor-made garments owes more to the cunning of the tailors’ fingers and to the influence of pressing and effective manipulation than to the cutter’s […]

ladies fashion 1898

Ladies’ Newmarket Coat by Frank Gentle

Plate 27 The diagram represents a Newmarket coat. This style of garment seems to be in favour with many lady customers, and looks very smart when made from check cloth. The diagram is single breasted, and made with small turn collar. Buttons are placed down the front about 2½ inches apart, as shown on diagram. […]

Ladies Tailor 1898

Notes from the Cutting Room By SARTOR

“Experience is by industry achieved, And perfected by the swift course of time,” Has proven a truism to many a cutter since it was first uttered, and never was the force of it more true than at the present time, when we are in the midst of an age of changes. We have hardly settled […]