The World of fashion and continental feuilletons [afterw.] The Ladies' monthly magazine, The World of fashion [afterw.] Le Monde élégant; or The World of fashion

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1879

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Page 17 - ... purposes of making, trimming, and trying on garments, It is mounted on a handsome stand. and, by means of the screw shown on the engraving, can be raised or lowered in height according to requirement. Another great advantage is the facility with which it turns round on the pivot, thus enabling the worker to fit or trim the back or front of a dress without moving from his position. These Busts will...
Page 10 - ... wayfaring will have been worn and smoothed away, in the twilight of life, while the sunny spots we have passed through will grow brighter and more beautiful. Happy indeed are...
Page 10 - Happy, indeed, are those whose intercourse with the world has not changed the tone of their holier feeling, or broken those musical chords of the heart, whose vibrations are so melodious, so tender and eo touching in the evening of their life.
Page 10 - Tailors' art ; it is accurately modelled in papier mache, from the most perfect figures, and is covered with stout twilled calico, thus affording a firm yet flexible surface for the various purposes of making, trimming, and trying on garments. It is mounted on a handsome stand, and, by means of the screw shown on the engraving, can be raised or lowered in height according to requirement. Another great advantage...
Page 10 - ... calico, thus affording a firm yet flexible surface for the various purposes of trying-on garments. It is mounted on a handsome stand, and by means of the screw shown on the engraving, can be raised or lowered in height according to requirement. Another great advantage is the facility with which it turns round on the pivot, thus enabling the worker to fit or trim the back or front of a dress without moving from her position.
Page 22 - Corsets, and where, above all, they will have the experienced assistance of a Practical French Staymaker, who will advise them as to the Corset exactly adapted to their type of figure.

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