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« on: May 13, 2007 04:47:48 AM »

Does anyone know how wide fabrics were in which decades? I've been going off the design to age a fabric but I've come across some plain lilac crepe which I suspect is as early as 1930s but I can't find out how to date it.
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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2007 11:26:22 AM »

Here is an interesting article on vintage fabric in the early part of the 20th century: http://www.fabrics.net/joan1000.asp
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