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Pattern Review 12/7/13 10:53 AM
Simplicity - 9769 Civil War Undergarments
Pattern Description: Civil War period undergarments - chemise, corset & pantaloons Pattern Sizing: 14 thru to 20 I made View B, the pantaloons in size 16 to be part of a costume in a mid-Victorian era community theater production (Jane Eyre). Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern enve... more...
Pattern Review 12/7/13 0:20 AM
Simplicity - 3750 Misses Top or Tunic
Misses Tunic or Top with Sleeve Variations - View E This top was made to be a Victorian-style camisole that was part of Jane Eyre's costume in a community theater production of Jane Eyre the Musical. The character undresses and dresses on stage so modest undergarments were required. Pattern Sizin... more...
Pattern Review 12/7/13 10:58 AM
Butterick - B5663 6 Historical Headpieces
"Making History" Six Historical Headpieces - View F - Lappet Cap Victorian cap for women to wear with lappets which are the 2 long droopy spaniel ear pieces on either side of the face. A lappet cap wasn't necessarily an accessory on special occasions- it was part of everyday wear. This was made ... more...
Pattern Review 4/15/12 11:20 PM
Advance Pattern Company - 4522 Ladies Pajamas
Ladies Pajamas (1947): Size 18 (Bust 36, Hips 39): Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes. Were the instructions easy to follow? This was an unprinted pattern, but the guide had sufficient explanation of what the dots meant. The notche... more...

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