Sentence Examples with the word millinery

After the death of her father in 1767 she obtained permission to learn millinery and dressmaking with a view to earning her bread, but continued to assist her mother in the management of the household until the autumn of 1772, when she joined her brother William, who had established himself as a teacher of music at Bath.

Its articles of clothing, silk goods and millinery also enjoy a great reputation for the taste with which they are manufactured.