Buy our pattern and make yourself this lovely 18th century gown.
Full size paper pattern for the Open Robe Anglais or Gown en fourreau with stomacher as worn in the early decades and Polonaise skirts worn in the later decades. Our pattern is based on extant and pictorial examples. Fits busts 30½”-48″ and waists 23″-41″. All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
silk or fine wool
6 yds at least 60″ wide
cord & buttons for polonaise
tape or narroware for petticote waistband
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