Monday, November 2, 2015

Late 16th-Early 17th Century Waistcoat

I FINALLY was able to get pictures of the whole outfit! I'll take detail shots of the garments themselves, but I'm stuck at the Atlanta airport and thought that now was as good a time as any to write this post. :)

The waistcoat pattern is based on The Tudor Tailor, altered slightly to fit me better. It is made of white wool flannel from Renaissance Fabrics and lined with natural linen from Burnley and Trowbridge. It closes with brass hooks and eyes also from Burnley and Trowbridge.

I also made a linen partlet to wear over the petticoat and under the waistcoat, and linen cuffs for the sleeves. The coif and forehead cloth are also new, but not terribly exciting!

I had to play around a lot with the fit of the waistcoat, even painstakingly letting out the center front edges 1/4" on each side so that it would fit PERFECTLY. But I'm a little crazy like that... And very pleased with the effort. When I take detail shots at home, I'll go over my construction choices a bit.

There's also a new apron, made of a wool from Burnley and Trowbridge. It's the "dog ear" (my term) style apron, which is just a plain rectangle with ties. This is quite practical because it's easier to fold up or iron without gathers in the waistband. There are only paintings to go by, so it's hard to tell how the ties are attached. In some places it looks like the tie goes all the way across the apron, and in others it doesn't. I chose just to stitch the ties on either side of the apron, letting the "dog ears" flap free. It was the simplest choice, and the most economical in terms of tape usage.

Anyway, here are pictures! I'm wearing a pair of the American Duchess "Virginias". They are SO comfy! Go buy them!













24 comments:

Buttons Derp said...

Thank you for posting this! I was thinking of making this outfit for my fencing armour, but my mom and I hadn't seen many pictures outside of the Tudor Tailor. It looks amazing :)

Lenelein said...

You always look so prim and proper in light colours although you spend the whole day outside. I wonder how you do that almost as much as I admire you for your creations... ;)

Unknown said...

The outfit is gorgeous! Thanks for sharing! It looks really perfect. What was the alteration, by the way? I can't see it.
Cheers,
Claudia Bond
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Cookie Walker said...

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wanda bryan said...

I contacted herpes' I was told there is no herpes cure except treatment to
control it. I totally lost hope. All I could think was losing my life it
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Faith paul said...

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Martha said...


God is Good!
I promised God that I would share my testimony on this blog. I had all the signs of STD Virus but I was not too sure as to which one. I did a lot of online research and scared myself straight for a whole week before going to see the nurse. She took one look at my genital part and first said that it could just be the anatomy of my body, then she said it looked like genital warts and that I may have herpes. I was devastated. She gave me some medicine for the herpes and some cream for the warts. I was also tested for every single STD including herpes. I went home and cried searching the web for all sorts of cures for herpes and awaiting my results. I saw a post whereby Dr. Oyagu cured Herpes and other diseases, I copied his contacts out and added him on whats app via (+2348101755322). The next day my test result was ready and i confirmed Herpes positive. I told Dr.Oyagu about my health problems and he assured me of cure. He prepared his herbal medicine and sent it to me. I took it for 14 days (2 weeks). Before the completion of the 14 days in which I completed the dose, the Blisters and Warts that were on my body was cleared. I went back for check-up and I was told I'm free from the virus. Dr. Oyagu cures all types of diseases and viruses with the help of his herbal medicine. You can reach Dr. Oyagu via his email address on (oyahuherbalhome@gmail.com) or WhatsApp him on (+2348101755322) Visit His website on https://oyaguspellcaster.wixsite.com/oyaguherbalhome

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