This pen wiper is beaded and uses what the pattern calls crossstitch. Godey s lady s book women s magazine that focused on trivial subjects such as fashion, shopping, and homemaking advice. Today s quilting pattern comes from a godey s lady s book and magazine published in america in the 19th century for women. It was also known as godey s magazine, using that name exclusively in its last few years. Victorian alphabets, monograms and names for needleworkers. This was followed by several pages that included engravings to illustrate stories and engravings of other fashionable items such as hats, shawls, etc. Im sure there s good pattern drafting software out there, but this is all i have. I have listed the materials called for in the original pattern and the materials i.
The work department section of godey s ladys book featured various items to make. Godey s lady s book fashions and patterns the beginning of each issue of the book in the period 18551858 contained a handtinted engraving of current fashions. In 1836 godey purchased the bostonbased american ladies magazine which he merged with his own publication. Godey s lady s book was the chief financial success among the philadelphia magazines, and, after the port folio a political and literary journalmagazine, enlisted the services of the greatest number of the best writers. The bonnet of the lady on the left is made of fancy ricestraw and blonde, trimmed on the right with small feathers, the inside ornamented with a ruche of blonde and small flowers. Fullscale, foldout patterns were issued as supplements in periodicals as early as 1841 in france and germany, and in england in the world of fashions 1850. My copy is worn and stained and the only ways to get perfect scans are to either find a scanner that is meant for fragile books or to cut the book down the spine and scan the pages individually. During the civil war era, it was not common for women to drastically alter their waist. Godeys ladys book 1857 sunbonnet tutorial another pioneer. This manual contains all the latest fashion information, including children s and bridal fashions. Here are links which represent a sampling, of some of the many patterns brought to us by godey s ladys book. Corset pattern from the lady s home magazine and godeys lady s book corsets or stays were worn in the 19th century by nearly all women of all classes. Godeys ladys book 18301898 university of michigan library.
In the first place it will attract attention from its diminutive, fairylike size, and with the same ease with which it can be carried, an important matter to a seamstress or dressmaker. One of the early commercial manufacturers of the palmer patent was madame demorest, a new york dressmaker. Some of the articles of clothing, home accessories, etc. Godeys ladys book, american publication that, from 1830 to 1898, pioneered a format still employed by magazines devoted to womens issues. Jul 3, 2019 1854 lady s scarf mantelet sewing pattern from godey s lady s book. Godey s lady s book was a 19thcentury american monthly women s magazine. This paper aims to consider the features and meanings of images of sewing women as they appear from the late 1840s to the early 1850s in s lady godeys book 1, which was the most popular women s magazine in 19 thcentury. The project gutenberg ebook of godeys ladys book, philadelphia, volume 48, march, 1854, by various this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the united states and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Posts about godeys ladys book written by thequintessentialclothespen.
Lightweight cotton or linen are good basic choices. The greatest triumph of this progression is redeeming woman from her inferior. Encyclopedia of greater philadelphia godeys ladys book. Godeys ladys book, american publication that, from 1830 to 1898, pioneered a format still employed by magazines devoted to women s issues louis a. We have lately received a pleasant letter from a young lady of rhode island, who is forming a curious and valuable collection of autographs in an original and very womanly way. Godeys ladys book archives university of pennsylvania.
From godeys ladys book, april 1850 the work table patchwork patterns. Interesting items, elephantcolored silk, bathing costumes for girls, boys and ladies, a wrapper for ladies in mourning and the new style of. The history of pattern making alabama chanin journal. The project gutenberg ebook of godey s lady s book, vol. Past patterns 706 185060s choosing your size and tracing the pattern. Studies in plain needlework and amateur dressmaking, by ross, harry 1887. The victorian pardessus, pattern, godeys ladies book, feb. Godey s lady s book and magazine, 1861 bw illustrations on. Godeys is best known for the handtinted fashion plate, which appears at the start of each issue and provides a record of the progression of womens dress. The front is cut out by placing the pattern so that the straight way. Godey s lady s book 1857 sunbonnet tutorial another pioneer bonnet pattern hat patterns to sew sewing patterns sewing hacks sewing projects sewing ideas pioneer bonnet pioneer dress pioneer costume trek ideas. Louis antoine godey 18041878 find a grave memorial. Godeys ladys book volume 101 july to december bodice pattern 1880 historical. This digitized and searchable database of the magazine allows fulltext retrieval and includes handcolored fashion plates and illustrations.
Godeys, 1862, julydecember scholar works at ut tyler. This was followed by several pages that included engravings to illustrate stories and engravings of. Below is one of the beautiful fashion plates included in these books. Im sure there s good pattern drafting software out. Godeys ladys book fashion, dress instructors, work included in every ladys book were several pages devoted to fashions, dress patterns for women and children, as well as many patterns and instructions for work. Godey s lady s book, alternatively known as godey s magazine and lady s book, was an american women s magazine that was published in philadelphia from 1830 to 1878. October 1883 godeys ladys book katherines dress site. Download the pattern, print it, tape it together, and cut it out. Godeys ladys book was first published in 1830 and quickly became the first successful american journal for women. No photocopy service is provided with this index other than interlibrary loan.
Before the american civil war it was the most widely circulated magazine in the united states. Most importantly, sarah josepha hale 17881879 became the new editor of godeys ladys book. Almost every issue also included an illustration and pattern with. Newcopies bound with a nice cover and binding description. Its circulation rose from 70,000 in the 1840s to 150,000 in 1860. The godeys ladys book was a monthly magazine published in philadelphia between 1830 and 1878.
Godey s lady s book was best known for the fashion plates and patterns which became a useful source for women across the continent. Our collection provides the complete run of godeys ladys book, and is the only. Patterns and complete directions are given for making all the costumes and underwear illustrated. Pages 15, 16, 93, 94, 95, 96, 169 170, 194, 195 and many others missing from book. Early issues reflected the same cutting and pasting godey had learned at the chronicle. Behind this a piece of hair is turned back over a frizette. Godeys ladys book volume 101 july to december 1880. Petticoats are usually rectangles of cloth in this period.
Dec 21, 2014 1860 patchwork patterns from godey s lady s book i have the 1860 godey s lady s book magazine in a bound book which i found nearly 30 years ago in maine. Vk is the largest european social network with more than 100 million active. Todays quilting pattern comes from a godeys ladys book and magazine published in america in the 19th century for women. Godey s lady s book 1857 sunbonnet tutorial another pioneer bonnet pattern for more sizes, see this link. These costumes will fit the 12 commercial godey lady book doll, with porcelain china head. In april, 1864, sarah hale, editor of godey s lady s book, wrote about a correspondent whod asked for her autograph. Godey s is best known for the handtinted fashion plate, which appears at the start of each issue and provides a record of the progression of women s dress. Most major libraries include backfiles of godey s either in bound volumes or in microfilm. Alongside articles concerning all aspects of the domestic sphere, the magazine included patterns for handcrafts, color plates of the latest fashions, and sheet.
Godey, sarah josepha hale, 104 pages contributors and contents. The editor from 1837 to 1877 was sarah josepha hale. Muntz library at the university of texas at tyler holds microfilm for godey s lady s book for 18401892 and for godey s magazine for 18921898. This is the full text of the january 1864 edition of godey s lady s book. Godey s lady s book march 1864, by louis a godey 1864 godey s lady s book nov 1864, by louis a. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the godey s lady s book, you will able to read or download in pdf or epub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of country. Hale, godey s was among the first and most successful american women s magazines. Godey s lady s book and magazine, january, 1864, volume lxviii, volume 68, philadelphia, louis a. Calico scotty dog scotties puppy grab bag fabric easy precut quilt blocks kit i. This article is brought to you for free and open access by the history resources at scholar works at ut tyler. Today i am sharing the patchwork and quilting patterns presented to their subscribers that year. Different fabric placement will occur when making the block in one of the other two sizes.
The bijou edition is a sample issue and one quarter the size of a regular issue. The legbodies, as they come from the machine, are cut out in shape in a. Dec 21, 2015 a small sprig print in my reproduction collection alices scrapbag is named mamas wrapper. May 19, 2016 but these early patterns and illustrations were printed on small magazine pages and were difficult to use. Corset pattern from the ladys home magazine and godeys ladys. Under the enterprising godey as publisher and sarah josepha hale as editor, godey s lady s book, as it was soon called, was to gain, over the next forty years, 150,000 subscribers, an astounding total for a women s publication in the middle isoo s.
In the 1860s godey s considered itself the queen of monthlies. On some pages, the text is cut off because it runs into the books binding. A godeys ladys book star design for quilting vintage. Jun 28, 20 the victorian pardessus, pattern, godeys ladies book, feb 1859 stay safe and healthy.
As he became financially successful, he founded the lady s book in 1830. During the first six years of its existence, it included mainly articles clipped from british women s magazines and hand. Corset pattern from the ladys home magazine and godeys lady. I drew this out in excel, so when you cut it out, just curve the lines best you can. Xviii, april, 1854, by various this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the united states and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Mar 10, 2020 garment patterns, free and otherwise, and howtos. Each is available in a variety of letter forms, so that you may find the most suitable for your sewing needs.
As he became financially successful, he founded the ladys book in 1830. Muntz library at the university of texas at tyler holds microfilm for godeys ladys book for 18401892 and for godey s. It ceased publication in 1898, and was absorbed by the puritan. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having. Godeys ladys book history resources university of texas.
Below are all the fashion plates from the october 1883 godeys lady s book, bijou edition. Under the editorship of sarah josepha hale, godey s lady s book 18301898 became one of the most influential u. Godeys ladys book welcome to one of the most popular. Larger version patterns from godeys lady s books and peterson s lady s books 18561865 condition book. Below are all the fashion plates from the october 1883 godey s lady s book, bijou edition. Godey first published this womens magazine it was titled simply. Selected images from godey s lady s book published beginning in 1830 by louis a. Scrapbags, real and imaginary, would have fabrics leftover from making wrappers. Things that a domestic wife would be interested in.
Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and. Godey s lady s book began in 1830 as the lady s book. Also, there is an image between pages 384 and 388 in the first section that was cut off in the original book. Corset pattern from the ladys home magazine and godeys. By the 1850s, sarah josepha hales magazine, godeys ladys book, printed fullsized paper patterns by mme demorest, but in one size, with no scale measurements for enlarging. Selected images from godeys ladys book published beginning in 1830 by louis a. Godey s lady s book was an american women s magazine published in the 19th century. Godey s lady s book fashion, dress instructors, work included in every lady s book were several pages devoted to fashions, dress patterns for women and children, as well as many patterns and instructions for work. She bought two copies of godey s lady s book, one from 1857 and the other from 1870, for five dollars apiece. Identical page numbers exist due to two separate sections in the book. They were used to move the bust line upwards in a high position and to create a smooth line at the waist. Godeys ladys book and magazine, was a united states magazine which was. Godeys ladys book simple english wikipedia, the free. The circulation, largely due to its popular colored fashion plates, increased to 150,000 a month.
The sidepieces are also rolled back over frizettes, and the back hair is twisted into a knot, ending in a loose. It was the most widely circulated magazine in the period before the civil war. The representation of sewing women in godeys ladys book. Founded in philadelphia in 1830 by louis antoine godey 18041878 and edited for four decades by sarah josepha hale 17881879, the magazine provided. Godeys ladys book was a womens magazine first published in philadelphia by louis. A wrapper was ladies athome wear, often made of cotton. A decorative pattern to the upper right of the seamstress seems to imply a doorway ahead of her. The first successful women s magazine and most widely circulated magazine in the antebellum united states, godeys ladys book offered fashion illustrations and advice, literary pieces, and articles on current events and popular culture. Godey s ladys book april 1850 the work table patchwork many improvements may be made in the old style of patchwork that we have been accustomed to see, and, in anticipation of some improvement in the designs at present used, we venture to intrude a few remarks, trusting that our family friends will not take them amiss. Godeys ladys book july 1875 as we approach summer, here s some summer fashion from 1875. The magazine gave direction in fashion and etiquette, along with recipes, dress patterns, and crafts. Godey first published this women s magazine it was titled simply. Lawn with ruffles or white material with flouncing look equally well. See more ideas about sewing patterns, clothing patterns and pattern fashion.
Period dressmaking pattern for how to draft a lady s crinoline era ball dress or evening dress from january victorian drafting instructions. Godey, a publisher and former newspaper editor, established his magazine in 1830 in philadelphia, pennsylvania. The bonnet of the lady on the left is made of fancy ricestraw and blonde. The project gutenberg ebook of godeys ladys book, by various this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Pattern draft for a ladies ball dress, january 1857 very nice site with plenty of historical patterns for free. Hale, godey s was among the first and most successful american women s. I based my pen wiper on a pattern for a penwiper for a writing table in the march 1860 edition of godey s lady s book, pages 263264. Chemisettes and undersleeves, free vintage patterns, godeys ladys book, january, 1851. Therefore it need a free signup process to obtain the book. This really is the ultimate treasure trove for any sewing enthusiast or dressmaker, whether amateur or professional. The pattern for this useful little article is very easy with alternate five row sections and colours of stocking and garter stitch. The design of the pattern shown here is a 10 block.
Aug 30, 2010 corset pattern from the lady s home magazine and godey s lady s book corsets or stays were worn in the 19th century by nearly all women of all classes. The complete godeys ladys book 18301896 accessible archives. She advertised her fairy sewing machine in godeys ladys book, vol. It was published in philadelphia, pennsylvania by louis antoine godey. Hale brought substance to the magazine, and wrote frequently about the notion of women s sphere. Work department godeys ladys book featured various. It was the first periodical that targeted women who aspired to be ladies. This book brings you a large selection of alphabets, initials, monograms, and common names from godey s lady s book and peterson s magazine, the most popular american women s magazines of the victorian era. She advertised her fairy sewing machine in godey s ladys book, vol.
Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. The representation of sewing women in godey s lady s book. Feb 19, 2015 directions for bookmarker, godeys ladys book, september 1862 take fine perforated cardboard, and cut the cross any size you wish, cutting through the holes so as to leave the little scalloped edge. This paper aims to consider the features and meanings of images of sewing women as they appear from the late 1840s to the early 1850s in s lady godey s book 1, which was the most popular women s magazine in 19 thcentury. Hale brought substance to the magazine, and wrote frequently about the notion of women s.666 256 563 1043 1585 2 803 528 208 272 180 784 436 1581 816 712 1332 1563 1006 646 955 980 7 835 507 477 103 722 1059 822 668 1181 84 462 700 1069