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1800-1819 Spencer or Gown Pattern


Bodice of printed cotton, with remnants of a formerly attached skirt. Draped surplice style front bodice; side/underarm pieces; and center back narrow diamond-shaped panel. Puffed upper sleeves' armscye extend all the way to the sides of the center back piece. Wide fall collar trimmed with 2" self ruffle, which extends down center front to waist.

Check the measurement charts for sizing. Patterns are printed on 20lb weight paper, with multiple sizes each uniquely color-coded on the pattern. Includes documentation, photographs, drawings, and sewing instructions focusing on period construction methods, but can be sewn using modern sewing machine methods. The person who buys any one of these patterns can be confident that the pattern shapes are period correct which allows the individual the option to be as period correct in sewing techniques and construction as he or she wishes to be.