Full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for man’s doublet circa 1640 or English Civil War Soldier’s Coat. Variations for ECW Buff Coat also given. Included are instructions for optional paning. Upper class and lower class instructions included. Fits chests 34″-54″ (85-135 cm) . All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
Suggested Fabrics: wool, heavyweight silk
lightweight silk or linen for lining
heavy linen or canvas for interlining
(buff coat) buff leather (sleeves optional)
Yardage Requirements: 3 yds at least 45″ wide (3 meter 120 cm wide) or 12 sq. ft. 1/8″ buff leather