Get the pattern for what Turkish dancers really wore in the early part of the Ottoman empire (16th and 17th century).
Make yourself an Ottoman Turkish Dancer's Outfit including caftans, salvar (trousers), skirts, and shirt. Everything you need from the skin out!
Fits chests 30"-48" and waists 23"-41" with instructions for adjustments to smaller and larger sizes. 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: fine wool, silk or brocade; linen or medium weight silk for lining; may also be entirely or partially lined with fur
Notions: thread, 10 to 20 buttons and loops for front closure, braid and passementerie trim to taste
Yardage Requirements: caftan(s) - 4 yds at least 60" wide; pants - 2 yds at least 60" wide; shirt - 3 yds at least 45" wide; skirts - 4yds at least 45" wide; salvar - 2yds at least 60" wide
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