RH705 — Common Man’s or Sailor’s Jacket

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17th century Man’s Jacket sewing pattern



Buy our pattern for an easy and authentic Pirate Age slop jacket.

Full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for common man’s jacket circa 1680s-1740s based on extant examples and the Admiralty Slop Contract specifications for 1690-1740. Appropriate for Sailors and Lower Class Men of all descriptions Fits chests 34″-54″. All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.

Suggested Fabrics:
coat weight wool
linen for lining (optional)

Yardage Requirements: 3 yds at least 45″ wide

15-20 – 5/8″ brass or thread buttons for front
6-10 – 5/8″ brass or thread buttons for sleeve
buttonhole floss

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Additional information

Weight 0.44 g
Type of Product

Paper Pattern, Downloadable

1 review for RH705 — Common Man’s or Sailor’s Jacket

  1. robert c perry

    great pattern, easy to follow instructions, very pleased. highly recommend

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