Within each pattern is the new shirt book that covers in detail the 18th century man's shirt. Learn how to do the fine stitching and gathering that are the hallmarks of the 18th century shirt. This pattern will walk you through the construction of a shirt with techniques based on documented 18th century extant examples. Patterns for soldier's, gentlemen's and officer's shirt from 1750s-1780s are provided along with comprehensive step by step directions. Although full size pattern pieces are not given, directions for measuring the human body are given so a shirt made to fit an individual's shape can be excellently executed.
Made in the USA.
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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 12 September, 2016.