Get the perfect easy-to-make Commoner’s outfit in one simple pattern!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for common man’s doublet and breeches in the 16th century. Fits chests 34″-54″. All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
wool, linen for lining
heavy linen or canvas for interlining
3 yds at least 45″ wide
wool felt or padding for shoulders
up to 30-5/8″ buttons for front closure
7-5/8″ buttons for arm closure (optional)
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.