Cover Your Head!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for coifs, forehead cloths, two versions of the Dutch cap, Hollar cap and Diadem cap for the 1600s-1660s.
One size fits all.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: 3½ oz - 5 oz linen
Yardage Requirements: Coif and Forehead Cloth ½ yard; Dutch Cap ½ yard; Hollar Cap ¾ yard; Diadem Cap ¼ yard
Notions: all: 40/2 linen sewing thread or equivalent; diadem cap: heavy-weight buckram; optional for all: bobbin lace trim; optional for coif and Dutch cap: millinery wire; optional for Dutch cap: two oblong glass beads
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