Make yourself this gorgeous 1680s coat!
This Men's Justacorps or Waistcoat is perfect for the Golden Age of Piracy - the 1670s-90s - suitable for both upper and lower-class outfits. Includes options for plain or dog-ear cuffs.
Fits chests 34" to 54" and waists 28"to 50". 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: wool, heavyweight silk, lightweight silk or linen for lining, heavy linen or canvas for interlining
Notions: thread, 30 to 150 5/8" buttons for front and vents, buttonhole floss, 7 5/8" buttons for arm closure (optional), braid and cording to taste (optional)
Yardage Requirements: 3 yds at least 45" wide