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Smocking : Technique, Projects and Designs - A 1970s Sewing Book by Dianne Durand

Smocking : Technique, Projects and Designs - A 1970s Sewing Book by Dianne Durand

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This fantastic vintage book is perfect for seamstresses seeking to learn more about the beautiful traditional skill of smocking. With its helpful instructions, stitch guides and step by step sewing projects including a gorgeous 1970s smocked raglan sleeve blouse you'll learn the skills to perfect this timeless art. 

The perfect vintage sewing book to add to your own collection or gift to someone special. 

Product Details: 

-  Smocking : Technique, Projects and Designs by Dianne Durand 

-Vintage soft back needlework book 

- A guide to the skill of smocking stitch, including step by instructions for 7 smocking  projects
- Includes Stitch Illustrations and photographs of completed stitches and projects 

 - Book measures  21 x 27.5

 - Dover Needlework Series - Dover Publications Inc. New York 

- First published 1979. This edition 1979 

- Written  by Diane Durand 

- In good used vintage condition. This is a well used book. The cover is quite timeworn with creases and wear but is intact. The inside pages are very good apart from the last one which has some damage to the outer edge. Please see the photos. 


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