Genealogy Projects tagged with Modiste on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Dressmaker or Seamstress

    A dressmaker is a person who makes custom clothing for women, such as dresses, blouses, and evening gowns. Also called a mantua-maker (historically) or a modiste. Notable dressmakers Cristóbal Balenciaga Pierre Balmain Coco Chanel Christian Dior David Emanuel Jean Muir, fashion designer (though she herself preferred to be called a dressmaker) Isabel Toledo Madeleine Vionnet ...