I think it must...
Written by Reeba
(11/27/2006 2:58 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Not me..., penned by Robbin
have been quite common to stitch clothes at home especially in small villages like Steventon.
We know Mrs. Price did it.
I doubt there was a seamstress there. Even if present, I don't know why I get the impression that they stitched only gowns, as in Highbury.
OK, I don't know if only gowns were stitched in Highbury ;)
After seeing the beautiful quilt at Chawton cottage, I think they were all indeed very accomplished.
Was it in fashion to have embroidery on shirts? I wonder.