Materials: French flannel 3 1/2" warp by 6 1/2" woof; twist; sewing silk; needle No. 7. Practice piece, shaker flannel 3 1/2"x13" .

See description of the buttonhole, page 66.

Double the flannel through the center the long way, baste along the folded edge and around the piece. Overcast the raw edges. Begin one-half inch from the top and make the buttonholes three-fourths of an inch long and three-fourths of an inch apart. Strand, overcast and finish with the bar.