REDISCOVERING BRAZILIAN TAILORING

 
 

1798 REVOLTA DOS ALFAIATES (THE TAILORS' REVOLT) / 1808 BRITISH TAILORS FIRST ENTER BRAZIL / 1880s ITALIAN SHIRTMAKERS & CRAFTSMEN FLOOD INTO SÃO PAULO / 1908 JAPANESE ARTISANS POUR INTO SANTOS / 1910s BRAZILIAN TAILORING IS BORN OUT OF A FUSION OF OLD WORLD TECHNIQUES / 1950s BRAZILIAN TAILORING ENTERS ITS GOLDEN ERA / 1970s BRAZILIAN TAILORING DECLINES UNDER THE MILITARY DICTATORSHIP