Exhibits: Love of sewing patterns leads to large collection

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. – If a costume designer wanted to recreate a World War I era wraparound dress, a 1940s zoot suit or even a bodice from 1875, the sewing patterns are in Rhode Island. The University of Rhode Island has the largest known collection of sewing patterns in the world, according to the collection’s … Read more Exhibits: Love of sewing patterns leads to large collection