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Mrs Sew & Sew

Mrs Sew & Sew (1944)

Cartoon encouraging women to 'Make-do and Mend'.

Fashion Hints AKA Patchwork & Hats Issue Title - S.O.S.

Fashion Hints AKA Patchwork & Hats Issue Title - S.O.S. (1942)

Fashion tips for using scraps of old material, and making two hats out of one.

Fishing Net Hat Issue Title Is Hands Wanted

Fishing Net Hat Issue Title Is Hands Wanted (1939)

Old fisherman makes hat for young lady from rope and fishing net.

Make And Mend Trailer AKA Clothing Coupons Trailer

Make And Mend Trailer AKA Clothing Coupons Trailer (1943)

Trailer urging people to re-style their old clothes and save clothing coupons for the essential.

Neck News

Neck News (1945)

Two women model home-made versions of the latest 'dog collars' and chokers.