This is a complete starter set for a settler from about the 1790s to 1814. The package includes full size patterns for an English bedgown, a working woman’s cap taken from their Caps for the Working Poor pattern, and a pocket. Also included are diagrams for a short sleeved chemise, instructions for a handkerchief, apron and petticoat plus suggestions and notes to complete the outfit of a settler of the early years of the 19th century. The bedgown pattern is made from extant garments and artwork from the period which are all cited in the package.
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This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 08 November, 2009.