Make Yourself the Right Leg Coverings!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for 14th through 17th century cloth hose, boot hose, and netherstocks (fabric, not knitted). All Sizes in one envelope. Fits calves up to 17″ with instructions on how to adjust for larger calves. Embellishment suggestions included.
wool flannel (twill), wool tabby (plain weave), 3½ oz – 5 oz linen
1½ yds 45″ wide
all: linen or silk sewing thread, or equivalent
optional for boothose: bobbin lace, reticello, cutwork or needlelace, silk embroidery floss, wool embroidery floss
Let us help you! At Reconstructing History, we want to see you wearing the best garments you are capable of making. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will answer any questions you might have.