She tapped her dressmaking skills to establish a successful business, with her mother as her assistant.
There could be no better place to honor the art of dressmaking than the most prestigious art school: the Beaux Arts de Paris.
My youth is going, and I have nothing to show for it but ten years of dressmaking.
Costume sketching for making records in dressmaking workrooms.
She is said to be clever at millinery work and dressmaking; in fact, Mademoiselle de Vertmonteil recommended her to me.
My wife has been dressmaking, and this is something in the dry goods line that I got through her.
But girls know that they still have mending, sewing, dressmaking and millinery to do.
So for the present we can keep her to mind Tommy while I am dressmaking.
From 1904 to 1910, the Manhattan Trade School graduated thirty-four colored girls in dressmaking, hand sewing, and novelty making.
She gives, or gave, dressmaking lessons, in her idle moments.