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Laughing Moon 106: California Pants. Mid to Late 19th Century -1850 - 1900, Civilian Style Pants or Modern Western Wear. One women's and three men's fits. More information...

Price: $14.00

008T  - Small-fall trouser Past Patterns 008T - Small-Fall Trousers. Work or dress trowsers, worn through the Great War between the states and thereafter. Multi-sized waists 28 - 42.

Price: $13.00



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Past Patterns 014-015: Classic Plain-Cut Summer Trousers of the Mid-19th Century.

These trousers are appropriate for summer wear.

PP014 is a multi-sized regular in waist 28-42. In 45" wide fabric, waist sizes 28-34 require 2-3/4 Yds.; waist sizes 36-42 require 2-7/8 Yds.

PP015 is a multi-sized regular in waist 44-52. In 45" wide fabric, waist sizes 44-50 require 3-1/8 Yds.; waist size 52 requires 3-1/4 Yds.


Price: $14.00
PP014 (waist 28-42):
PP015 (waist 44-52): OUT OF STOCK

Single-Breasted Shawl Collar Waistcoat Past Patterns 018: Single-Breasted Shawl Collar Waistcoat. #018: A Single-Breasted Shawl Collar Summer Waistcoat for Plain or Formal Dress: Fashionable Circa 1845 to 1858. The pattern includes a removable chest pad pattern and instructions.

Price: $15.00 SALE! $12.00 While supply lasts.


Size 34"-38":
Size 40"-46": OUT OF STOCK
Size 48"-54": OUT OF STOCK
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Past Patterns 710-713: Federal Issue Trowsers 1851-1876

The pattern includes extensive historical notes.

PP710 is a multi-sized regular in waist 32-38.

PP713 is a multi-sized regular in waist 40-42 Regular & 44-52 Tall


Price: $20.00 SALE! $15.00 While supply lasts.


PP710 (waist 32-38):
PP713 (waist 40-42 Regular & 44-52 Tall):

sm712t.jpg (8k) 712T 712T - Past Patterns Apron front hoop skirt with hoop flounce. Flounce buttons on for added skirt support. 1850's - 1860's. Multi-size waist from 25 1/2 to 39 1/2.

Price: $20.00 SALE! $15.00 While supply lasts.

TV /P - . (20k)

Past Patterns 710-713: Federal Issue Trowsers 1851-1876

The pattern includes extensive historical notes.

PP710 is a multi-sized regular in waist 32-38.

PP713 is a multi-sized regular in waist 40-42 Regular & 44-52 Tall


Price: $20.00
PP710 (waist 32-38):
PP713 (waist 40-42 Regular & 44-52 Tall):

Rocking Horse Farm 198: Cape/Cloak/Mantle

Rocking Horse Farm 198: Cape/Cloak/Mantle.

For centuries the cape/cloak/mantle was a simple circular or rectangular piece of fabric with a hole cut for the head. It was used for a blanket at night and a body covering by day, functional but not fashionable. Early capes/cloaks wrapped around the body for warmth and protection. The type of fabric used to make it was determined by the climate.

In the 16th cetury, cape/cloaks finally became a fashion of its own when they began being shaped, sewn and often lined. The 17th, 18th and 19th centuries saw voluminous cape/cloaks with 1 to 3 shoulder capes, collars, and made of rich fabrics. The plainer ones were worn for riding or traveling. For the rich and those with a sense of the dramatic, cloaks could be worn draped casually over one shoulder.

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Price: $15.00 SALE! $13.00 While supply lasts.

Order M-L-XL-Q (from a 34-26-36 figure to a 48-42-50):