High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Mar 20 1974, Page 11

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 20, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Sewing pro answers top ten questions by Joanne Schreiber newspaper Enterprise Assn. When i met a sewing expert whose Job involves talking with thousands of women i have a Standard query what questions Are you most often asked Vivian Shields is one such individual. And recently she gave me a set of questions and answers. Vivian a handsome vivacious hardworking and talented Mother of four has won several awards for her sewing expertise. Here is her list of the top to sewing questions q. How can i choose a flattering pattern a. Analyse the becoming features of a ready to Wear garment and look for those with such flattering lines in a pattern Catalon. 0. How do i know which pattern size to buy a. Pick the closest size using the pattern envelope measurements. Then compare your measurements with the actual dimensions of the pattern allowing no More than a two Inch ease. You May find a smaller pattern will fit better. Q. Is it necessary to make a Muslin for every pattern a. No Only for a new style you re not sure about. Q. How will i know the right fabric for the pattern a. Read the suggestions on the pattern envelope and study the styles in a Good department store. Q. Can i really learn to sew so Well that my garments look professionally made a. Certainly. Enrol in a Good sewing class and consult a Good sewing Book. Q. How can i make the most of limited sewing time without sacrificing Quality workmanship a. Let your sewing machine help. Use machine Basting machine made Blind hems and buttonholes and Fine machine finishing. Q. How can i add just the right amount of trim without getting a Tacky look a. Study Fine ready to Wear and read fashion magazines and newspaper fashion stories. Q. How can i make the most of my Home sewn things a. Plan carefully so your new things go with your previous things and carry swatches to help you shop for accessories such As scarves gloves and jewelry. To. What features should i look for in a sewing machine a. Shop carefully a a Good machine is a lifetime investment. Be sure your sewing machine is easy to understand operate and is quiet with built in stitches and self adjusting tension. A convenient new feature is a knee controlled Presser foot. Q. Any further advice for the average sewer a. Keep a sewing notebook a to log your mistakes so you wont make them again. Done to get discouraged. And sew at night or Early in the morning when you re less Likely to be interrupted. If your pet sewing question Isnit answered Here just drop me a line and Iti answer it in the column. Write to stitching time co High Point Enterprise a convenient Aid to perfect fit is a new tape cassette and Workbook offered exclusively to readers of this newspaper. Titled a sewing to fit a for men and w it is an hour Long personalized sewing course with fill in measurement charts instructions on pattern alteration and fashion hints for men and women. To get your copy write sewing to fit a for men and women co High Point Enterprise Box 477, radio City station new York n.y., 10019. Send $5.95, and be sure to include your own name address and zip. Rent a Wurlitzer piano immediate delivery month i Pearson in music co. 224 North Elm Greensboro Law Raleigh a Durham phone 885-5323 Chi f Agajon sioh5 last three Days Sunburst wigs 6 90 formerly 20.00 Beautiful Sunburst wigs of 100% Dyne a mod acrylic fiber. Completely pre styled. Just shake out run your fingers through your wig and use a comb or Brush to obtain any style you desire. Sunburst wigs Are always ready to go. Basic or fashion shades. Shop monday through saturday 10/9 last 3 of our High Point Enterprise wednesday March 20,1974 11a Days Stock reduction Sale Little girls 100% Nylon panty tights now s 0 values to 98 ladies body slits �?~2.00 values 4.99 now one table of ladies panties now 4/1 of two tables of boys shirts new 72 while they last values to 2.99 Latex antiquing kit and Wood finishing now 2 of values to 3.99 ladies pants slits now 4 of Reg. 11.99 one table boys pants now i of values to 1.99 Ila Bushel laundry Basket heavy duty close weave now i 99 Walkie talkies powerful solid state 2-Way transceivers q�7 now solid Stripe Jersey material 47 now $ cd. Listerine Antiseptic now in a upholstery material 47 now tied. One table of ladies hand bags 2 of now values to 6.00 ladies Multi color suede Patch bags now 3 Reg. 6.00 of men s and boys neck ties 50� vow values to 3.00 20 gallon trash cans for indoor or outdoors Noh 3 49 scope mouthwash and gargle i 12 full of. Reg. 1.11 bed spreads now is now 4 of values to 11.99 one table of ladies pants 3 of now values to 5.99 ladies 100% Nylon Tricot baby doll sleep Wear 3 of now 2 pcs. A Reg. 4.99 boys pyjamas now 2 of values to 3.99 the original Fleming bottle and Jug Cutter now 3 of Reg. 7.99 Home spun permanent press never need ironing soil Relea Sant 100% Cotton machine washable Reg. 1.39 Noh 47 cottage curtains now i of values to 2.99 one table of ladies scarves 1 vow 50 values to 1.25 ladies pants suits 100% Cotton permanent press a Reg. 15.99 Koo now Qew Magnus electric chord Organ Model 850 pm Stool now Lull one table of glazed shelf and lining paper 26 feet 18" wide now so0 values to 98�?~ 100% polyester knits 56/60" wide machine washable won t wrinkle or Sag. Reg. 2.29 cd. 147 now my cd. One table draperies too now m0 values to 5.99 ladies Camille panty Girdle it Price ladies House Coats 65% Cotton 35% polyester permanent press too now m0 values 4.99 Vinyl table cloth size 52�?o x 70�?o too now Good special on All lamps now 33% off Fine combed Gingham 100% Cotton pre shrunk yarn dyed Alt colors Reg. 99 cd. 47� Noh a 9 cd. Knitting worsted All Virgin Wool and Orlan Wontuk now ladies and girls Denim pants i00 now my Reg. 5.99 one table boys and men s briefs and tee shirts Only 3 9ec� throw pillows 770 Noh 9 9 Reg. 2.33 All bicycles now 25% off Kress armo living under lining 100% Avril Rayon Width 45" machine Wash Tumble or drip dry la now 9 0 cd. Wicker design tissue dispenser for bathroom and bedroom Nursery Reg. 1.00 now 50 Juliette am pm pm stereo multiplex radio built in automatic bar changer Reg. 129.99 oq87 now of three to sell bed pillows too now of values to 3.97 fabric clearance 3-20e4 sax Ell to up h or / of off All sales final no refunds or exchanges open Ion 9 pm

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