You need an arming coat to wear with your 15th century harness! Here it is!
Buy our full-size paper pattern with complete instructions and historical notes for 15th century men’s arming coat extant examples and period illustrations. Fits chests 34″-54″ and waists 28″-50″. All Sizes in one envelope. Historical notes and embellishment suggestions included.
light weight to coat weight wool, medium weight linen or silk
light linen for lining
silk, wool or cotton batting for padding
alternately, layers of linen may be used instead of padding
Outer Material: 3 yds 45″ or 2½ yds 60″ wide
Lining (optional): 3 yds 45” or 2½ yds 60” wide
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.