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51-6052.00 - Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

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Fit, alter, repair, and make made-to-measure clothing, according to customers' and clothing manufacturers' specifications and fit, and applying principles of garment design, construction, and styling.

51-6041.00 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
  • Align and stitch or glue materials such as fabric, fleece, leather, or wood, to join parts.
  • Dye, soak, polish, paint, stamp, stitch, stain, buff, or engrave leather or other materials to obtain desired effects, decorations, or shapes.
  • Repair or replace soles, heels, and other parts of footwear, using sewing, buffing and other shoe repair machines, materials, and equipment.
  • Repair and recondition leather products such as trunks, luggage, shoes, saddles, belts, purses, and baseball gloves.
  • Stretch shoes, dampening parts and inserting and twisting parts, using an adjustable stretcher.
  • Re-sew seams, and replace handles and linings of suitcases or handbags.
51-6051.00 Sewers, Hand
  • Sew, join, reinforce, or finish parts of articles, such as garments, books, mattresses, toys, and wigs, using needles and thread or other materials.
  • Use different sewing techniques such as felling, tacking, basting, embroidery, and fagoting.
  • Sew buttonholes, or add lace or other trimming.
51-6031.00 Sewing Machine Operators
  • Repair or alter items by adding replacement parts or missing stitches.
  • Tape or twist together thread or cord to repair breaks.
51-6093.00 Upholsterers
  • Sew rips or tears in material, or create tufting, using needles and thread.
  • Operate sewing machines or sew upholstery by hand to seam cushions and join various sections of covering material.
51-5113.00 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
  • Stitch or glue endpapers, bindings, backings, or signatures, using sewing machines, glue machines, or glue and brushes.
  • Form book bodies by folding and sewing printed sheets to form signatures and assembling signatures in numerical order.

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