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Object Name Catalog
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-315
Maker The Home Pattern Company
Date ca. 1915
Material(s) Paper/Ink
Dimensions H-14 W-10.5 inches
Description This is one issue of "Good Dressing," a publication by the Home Pattern Company. It is a paper catalog of ladies' and children's clothing patterns. The front cover depicts two women in walking suits with hats decorated with feathers. On the right side, there is a young girl wearing a pink checkered coat with light hat. Along the top edge of catalog, there is black text that reads "GOOD DRESSING" in large letters. Below the catalog title, there is smaller text on the right side that says, "PUBLISHED BY THE HOME PATTERN COMPANY INCORPORATED / SOLE MANUFACTURERS OF PATTERNS FOR THE / LADIES' HOME JOURNAL." There is light pink lettering on the right side that says, "MARCH / STYLES." The lower center margin of the catalog says, "Compliments of / The Fair Store Co. / CINCINNATI / OHIO." The catalog is sixteen pages long and advertises patterns for skirts, dresses, evening apparel, blouses, jackets, and children's' clothing.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Catalogs
Sewing
Seamstresses
Clothing & dress
Pattern books
Women domestics
Search Terms Women
Women's clothing
Fashion
Cincinnati (Ohio)
sewing
Ohio
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS