Get our pattern and make yourself some Fall-Front breeches.
Full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for fall-front breeches circa 1770s-1790s based on extant examples. Fits waists 28″-50″. All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
wool, heavyweight silk
lightweight silk or linen for lining
outer material & interlining: 2 yds at least 60″ wide
lining: 2 yds at least 60″ wide
3 – 7/8″ buttons for waistband
4 – 5/8″ buttons for fall closure
10 – 5/8″ buttons for leg closure
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