1870s Lounge Jacket pattern | 1860s Sack Jacket pattern | Early Victorian suit jacket pattern

RH914 – 1870s-1900s Lounge Jacket

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Product Description

Get our pattern for a Victorian sac coat.

This is the earliest incarnation of the modern man’s suit jacket — the lounge jacket. ¬†Originally a working-man’s coat, this lounge jacket became casual wear for the man of fashion in the late Victorian period.

Our pattern is based on an original tailor’s draft from the period and fits chests 38″-54″ with instructions for making the pattern fit larger sizes. All sizes are included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions, historical notes and period tailoring techniques are also included.

Suggested Fabrics:
suit wools

Yardage Requirements:
4 yds at least 45″ wide or 3 yds 60″ wide

buttons for front closure
buttonhole floss

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Additional Information

Weight 0.31 lbs
Type of Product

Paper Pattern, Downloadable


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