Get the perfect overdress for the 14th century!
Buy our full-size paper pattern with complete instructions and historical notes for 14th century Sideless Surcote. Worn over the tightly-fitted kirtle, this is the overdress Church elders called "The Gates of Hell" because it revealed a woman's curves through its side openings.
Fits busts 28"-48" and waists 21"-41". All Sizes in one envelope.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: light weight to coat weight wool or silk; light linen, silk or fur for lining
Yardage Requirements: 3 yds 45" or 2 yds 60" wide
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