Buy our Made to Measure step-collar weskit pattern for a Dandy Victorian vest in your custom measurements
You need our full size paper pattern for Men’s Waistcoats (Vests) for the 1850s through 1900s. Single- and double-breasted versions both included.
Fits the measurements you submit to us.
Embellishment suggestions, historical notes and period tailoring techniques included.
silk or suit wool
lightweight silk or linen for lining
heavy linen or canvas for interlining and back
2 yds at least 45″ wide
(1 yard each if making plain linen back)
buttons for front closure
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.