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Diderot Tailor's pattern layout with illustration depicting "table monkeys" and apprentices at work in a tailor's shop.
The Ladies Tailor, Vol. XXVII. No. 3. March 1911, London
Making a pair of women's hosen using the instructions from Medieval Tailor's Assistant.
Tunics To Houppelandes - Resources of the Guild of Tailors, Haberdashers and Mercers of Lochac
Juan de Alcega's Tailor's Pattern book of 1589 p 74 a+b
Tunics To Houppelandes - Resources of the Guild of Tailors, Haberdashers and Mercers of Lochac - Patterns, information, advice, and construction.
whitework embroidery 12th cent. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
16th c Spanish travelling cloak --authentic reproduction of a travelling cloak pattern in a facsimile reprint edition of Juan de Alcega's tailor's pattern book from 1589.
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