Get your Darcy on!
Taking up the yoke of colourful decoration, at the turn of the 19th century waistcoats became the one place a man could still show elaborate embroidery and bright colours. Thus was born the dress element that survives today in three piece suits.
Our 1800 through 1820s roll-collar Men's Waistcoat is the perfect addition to your Regency ensemble. Includes single- and double-breasted versions.
Fits chests 34" to 54". All sizes 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, lightweight silk or linen for lining, heavy linen or canvas for interlining and back
Notions: thread; buttons for front closure; buttonhole floss
Yardage Requirements: 2 yards at least 45" wide (1 yard each if making plain linen back)