Buy our Regency Pelisse pattern and do the Empire in style.
This is a full-size paper pattern with complete instructions and historical notes for a lady’s pelisse circa 1815-20 based on an extant and pictorial examples. Fits busts 28″-50″. All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
silk taffeta, fine wools (heavy cotton or plain linen for lining)
6 yards of at least 54″ wide
thread, buttons (decorative), hooks and eyes (closure), passementerie and decoration to taste
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