She simply wore what her mother sewed for her.
7, " They sewed fig leaves together and made themselves breeches."
The plaits are sewed partly by hand and in a special sewing-machine, and the hats or bonnets are finished by stiffening with gelatin size and blocking into shape with the aid of heat and powerful pressure, according to the dictates of fashion.
He baked, cooked, sewed, planed, and mended boots.
The Dene (Tinneh) peoples used strips of hide for snowshoes and game-bags, sewed their deerskin clothing with sinew thread, and embroidered in split quill.
giblet pie, sat on wall and sewed shifts.
Finally, the Fuegian bark canoe, made in three pieces so that it can be taken apart and transported over hills and sewed together, ends the series.
7) may seem to us rather slight: "they knew (became sensible) that they were naked, and sewed fig-leaves together, and made themselves girdles (aprons)."
The beads were sewed in the right place and I could not contain myself for joy; but immediately I lost all interest in the doll.
It is composed of several fourstranded ropes, without hemp centres, laid side by side, and sewed together by wire (fig.
In the 1800's and early 1900's, letterman jackets were just sweaters with the school's emblem sewed onto them, and they doubled as the team's uniform.
Now I must also be honest with you, I never sewed myself until this past December.
According to an interview with David Horvath, Sun-Min sewed a plush replica of one of his creatures, named Wage, to give to David as a Christmas present.
Sew the strips together in the same order you sewed them, making a piece of fabric the desired size of your quilt.
Seeking to imitate the shattered look of those pieces, women took to their sewing baskets and sewed random pieces of fabric together in haphazard ways, decorating all the sewing lines with intricate embroidery.
Topstitch where you just sewed to further finish the edges.
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