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A Year in Fashion: 1857

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 January 1857

 Article: The History of Hoops

 Article: The Law of Dress

 Article: Taste in Dress

 February 1857

 Article: General Receipts: Stain Removal

 Article: How to Clean Furs

 March 1857

 Article: School Children's Health Concerning Corsets and Frocks

 April 1857

 Article: Embroidery Industry in Scotland and Ireland

 May 1857

 Article: Ancient Regime Style

 Article: Hairstyle Trends

 July 1857

 Embroidery Pattern: Bottom of Drawers

 Embroidery Pattern: Floral Bonnet: Corner for Handkerchief

 Embroidery Pattern: For Night Dress

 Embroidery Pattern: Top of Boy's Cap

 August 1857

 Embroidery Pattern: Bottom of Petticoat

 Embroidery Pattern: Floral Cornucopia: Handkerchief Corner

 Embroidery Pattern: Silk Embroidery for Pin Cushion

 September 1857

 Embroidery Pattern: Bottom for Petticoat

 October 1857

 Embroidery Patterns: Petticoat Edging: Pattern #1; Pattern #2

 Embroidery Pattern: Top of Glove Box

 Knitting Pattern: Gloves and Bracelet

 Poem: The Quilting

 November 1857

 Article: Sewing Construction: Gentlemen's Shirts

 Article: Sewing Construction: Ladies' Chemises

 Braiding Pattern: Smoking Cap

 Embroidery Pattern: Female Name: Anna

 Embroidery Pattern: Ladies' Collar

 December 1857

 Embroidery Pattern: Bottom of the Skirt



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