1920s vintage french fashion couture magazine & sewing pattern

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Mar 14, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House
1920s vintage french fashion couture magazine & sewing pattern

This is a beautiful original French "Modes et Travaux" magazine/catalogue of fashion published in Paris in May 1929 no. 226 with its original sewing pattern supplement . T he magazine is in a good condition apart from some small corner creases.

The 36 coulour and black and white illustrated pages of the magazine include different dresses, outfits, advertisements. The magazine is 12 x 8 inches in size. There are no recipes or stories . Over 60 dresses/outfits in total are illustrated-with the lengths of fabric required to make up the designs and some back views, but the actual patterns for these are not included.There are Knitting patterns for infants clothes and a beautiful large sewing pattern sheet(which measures 24x34 ins & is printed on both sides) with embroidery motifs, elaborate letters and designs for Linens and upholstery.

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