Buy our pattern and make this lovely closed gown.
Full size paper pattern for the Closed Robe Anglais or Gown en fourreau with stomacher or closed front worn from the 1740s through the 1770s. 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
tape or narroware for apron front waistband
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