Remnant Indigo Blue Worsted, WWV 642, 1/2 yard


100% Wool, 62″ Wide


This twill weave Norwich good is fine and strong of a lovely blue. A very good weight for women’s petticoats, jackets, and gowns. Men’s waistcoats coats and breeches. For example advertised in The New York Journal of 1774, “absented from her master, a Scotch indented servant girl . . .  had on . . .  a blue worsted skirt”. As cited in Wives, Slaves, and Servant Girls. Try blue 80/3 linen thread for hand sewing and navy blue silk quilter’s thread for buttonholes.

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