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handsewn

[hand-sohn] /ˈhændˈsoʊn/
adjective
1.
sewn by hand.
Origin of handsewn
1885-1890
1885-90; hand + sewn

handsew

[hand-soh] /ˈhændˈsoʊ/
verb (used with object), handsewed, handsewn or handsewed, handsewing.
1.
to sew by hand.
Origin
1915-20; hand + sew1
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  • A delightful frock for Southern wear is hand-sewn voile in a soft old rose shade.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2 Lillian Eichler Watson
  • Well give a good exhibition of union-made, hand-sewn baseball on Wednesday thatll tickle the college to death.

    Weatherby's Inning Ralph Henry Barbour
  • hand-sewn and made of well-tanned hide, such a shoe could be mended again and again before it was outworn.

    In the Days of the Guild Louise Lamprey
  • She bent and adjusted his hand-sewn period topcoat, then carefully wound and set the turnip-watch in his vest-pocket.

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