Drafting Manuals


Margaret Blair. System of Garment Drafting. H. L. Collins Company, 1897. URL:


Margaret J. Blair. System of Sewing and Garment Drafting. Webb Publishing Co., 1904. URL:


Pearl Merwin. The American system of dressmaking. Kansas City, Mo., The American College of Dressmaking, 1909. URL:


Charles John. Stone. Superlative system of cutting ladies' garments. Chicago, The C. J. Stone co. cutting school, 1897. URL:


W. D. F. (William D. F.) Vincent. The cutters’ practical guide to the cutting of ladies’ garments. London, J. Williamson, 1892. See also for plates 2 and 3, missing on the copy. URL: