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Her father owned a prosperous import business and tailoring studio, and her mother, also a seamstress, was a homemaker.Ruth Pearl, seeker of justice for her murdered journalist son, Daniel, dies at 85|Emily Langer|July 30, 2021|Washington Post
Plus, having the ability to repair rips and tears yourself instead of schlepping all your stuff to the seamstress or tailor is not only convenient but cost-efficient.The best sewing machine: A stitch in time for every skill level|Irena Collaku|July 28, 2021|Popular-Science
His mother worked as a seamstress in Baltimore before having children and died when Norman was 12.Norman Bernstein, D.C. real estate developer and philanthropist, dies at 100|Harrison Smith|July 7, 2021|Washington Post
Cook and seamstress Ada Blackjack was the sole survivor of an attempt to claim the island for Canada or the United Kingdom.
Over the course of 40 interviews, seamstresses, cutters and cleaners employed at Hippo Knitting factory allege verbal abuse and harassment have been rife for years.Exclusive: Workers in Factory That Makes Kate Hudson's Fabletics Activewear Allege Rampant Sexual and Physical Abuse|Refiloe Makhaba Nkune|May 5, 2021|Time
Mavis Lilian Lever was born in Dulwich, south London, on May 5, 1921, the daughter of a postal worker and a seamstress.Week in Death: The Woman Who Cracked Hitler’s Codes|The Telegraph|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Los Angeles–based seamstress Erin Pearce makes photographic print dresses of various ‘Seinfeld’ characters.
Keckley eventually bought her own freedom, becoming a successful seamstress and a confidante to the first lady.
Danny, the only child of Su Zhen, a seamstress, and Yan Tao, a chef, lived in public housing on the Lower East Side.Arrests of Service Men Raises Question of Racism in Soldier's Death|Diane Herbst|December 22, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Her mother was a seamstress and her father drove a delivery truck for Coca-Cola.
Mrs. McAllister, finding out in some way that Violet was a clever seamstress, sent home fine linen handkerchiefs for her to hem.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
Toward the last it was found necessary to employ an assistant, a seamstress, known of old to Mata.
On the doorstep stood the little seamstress ready to cast a handful of dried peas.
Lucy Watson, the girl whom you met in the hall just now—is my seamstress.Evenings at Donaldson Manor|Maria J. McIntosh
A girl should be at least eighteen or twenty before she becomes a day seamstress.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy