Encyclopedia of Sewing, -Comprehensive guidebook touches every aspect of sewing, from early history to todayas latest techniques, plus projects by top designers.Consumers were then no longer forced to pay the high prices of name brands as sewing machines became available in department stores and from mail order catalogs. ... machine technology, such as shuttles, loopers, hooks, and thread guides, for improved stitching and easier operation. ... dressmaker.73 In 1889 Singer Manufacturing Company introduced the first practical electric sewing machine.74anbsp;...
|Title||:||Donna Kooler's Encyclopedia of Sewing|
|Publisher||:||Leisure Arts - 2009|