This adult ladie's pattern produced by Past Reflections Reproductions is perfect for the lady who wishes to represent a mature woman of the American Civil War Era. A seperate skirt may be added to this bodice to complete th perfect ensemble for tea or visiting neighbors. This pattern features instructions for adding small pockets to the horizontal darts at waistline and a beautiful turkey tail style at the center back waist.
Sugggested Fabrics and supplies
Approximately 3 1/2 yards fashion fabric such as antique moirè, silk taffeta, silk and wool or silk and linen blend or cotton calico
Approximately 3/1/2 yards lining fabric polished cotton, Kona cotton or other stiffened medium weight fabrics
** note additional fabric will be required if you choose to cut the sleeves on the bias.