The Will to Adorn.

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  • Author(s): del Valle Schorske, Carina
  • Source:
    American Craft; Aug/Sep2020, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p42-47, 6p, 3 Illustrations
  • Document Type:
    Article
  • Additional Information
    • Subject Terms:
    • Abstract:
      The author relates how elaborate decoration was a distinguishing power for her great-aunt Delia, a Puerto Rican factory seamstress. Topics discussed include the Puerto Rican tradition of needlework, American demand for fine cotton trifles during World War I, and on how needlework helped Delia sustain a sense of cultural refinement.
    • Full Text Word Count:
      1547
    • ISSN:
      01948008
    • Accession Number:
      144470026
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      DEL VALLE SCHORSKE, C. The Will to Adorn. American Craft, [s. l.], v. 80, n. 4, p. 42–47, 2020. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026. Acesso em: 28 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      del Valle Schorske C. The Will to Adorn. American Craft. 2020;80(4):42-47. Accessed October 28, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026
    • APA:
      del Valle Schorske, C. (2020). The Will to Adorn. American Craft, 80(4), 42–47.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      del Valle Schorske, Carina. 2020. “The Will to Adorn.” American Craft 80 (4): 42–47. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026.
    • Harvard:
      del Valle Schorske, C. (2020) ‘The Will to Adorn’, American Craft, 80(4), pp. 42–47. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026 (Accessed: 28 October 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      del Valle Schorske, C 2020, ‘The Will to Adorn’, American Craft, vol. 80, no. 4, pp. 42–47, viewed 28 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      del Valle Schorske, Carina. “The Will to Adorn.” American Craft, vol. 80, no. 4, Aug. 2020, pp. 42–47. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      del Valle Schorske, Carina. “The Will to Adorn.” American Craft 80, no. 4 (August 2020): 42–47. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      del Valle Schorske C. The Will to Adorn. American Craft [Internet]. 2020 Aug [cited 2020 Oct 28];80(4):42–7. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=asu&AN=144470026