Make a whole 17th century infantry outfit with this great RH pattern!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for musketeer or pikeman's doublet, jerkin, cassock and breeches based on the illustrations in Exercise of Armes by Jacob De Gheyn (various editions from 1597 through 1640).
Fits chests 34"-54". All sizes included in one envelope.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: wool, linen for lining; heavy linen or canvas for interlining
Yardage Requirements: 3 yds at least 45" wide for doublet; 2 yds at least 45" wide for jerkin; 2 yds at least 60" wide for cassock; 3 yds at least 36" wide for breeches
Notions: thread, wool felt or padding for shoulders, up to 30-5/8" buttons for front closure, buttonhole floss, 7-5/8" buttons for arm closure (optional)