287. Mending Table Linen

A woman who is expert in mending table linen
does it in this manner: A piece of linen is coated with white soap, to

make it stiff and the patch is evenly trimmed. This is placed under the

hole in the damask after the edges around the hole in the tablecloth are

soaped and trimmed to remove the rough edge.

286. Basting Long Seams 288. Washing Cooking Utensils facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail