Dressmaking. Part of ABBEY DAYS issue.
Pathe Studios, London.
Fashion expert, Rosemary Clifford, demonstrates dressmaking. M/S of model holding Pekingese dog. C/U of different designs. M/S of Rosemary holding a paper pattern to figure of model. Various shots Rosemary cutting fabric,...
A woman is dressed in lighting time by M. Alphonse Berg who pins a piece of fabric around her body.
Early recycling - a mother makes a child's dress from a small section of gingham.
Footage of fire proof suits being manufactured.
Processes involved in making dainty handbags are demonstrated.
A young woman models dresses made entirely form scarves. London.
Footage of women of all ages sewing in Madeira.
Demonstration showing how to make a cute handbag from crepe paper.
A pretty bra is made from some handkerchiefs.