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Historic Patterns

You can get patterns to make everything you need for any historical impression (and some fantasy ones) from Reconstructing History! Reconstructing History Patterns are based on surviving garments and each pattern contains both modern and period construction techniques.

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RH1007 -- 1900s Gentleman's Spats

CODE: RH1007

$12.95   $10.36
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Make yourself some lavendar spats? You need our pattern for gentleman's spats from an original British tailor's draft from 1896. ... More

RH1068 -- 1910s Gaiters or Spatterdashes

CODE: RH1068

$15.95   $12.76
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Make yourself some Spatterdashes with our easy pattern! You need our pattern for military gaiters from an original British pattern from the... More

RH102 - 1600-1660 Caps

CODE: RH102

$16.95   $13.56
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Cover Your Head! Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for coifs, forehead cloths, two versions of the Dutch... More

RH1048 -- Ladies' 1910s Magyar Blouse

CODE: RH1048

$16.95   $13.56
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Make the perfect Great War era top with our pattern! You need our "Magyar" blouse pattern based on an original pattern from the 1910s. ... More

RH943 -- Ladies' Basic Bodice for the 1870s-1910s

CODE: RH943

$16.95   $13.56
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Buy our pattern for the Perfect Bodice! Replicate a dress from the 1870s and start here.  Make the perfect Steampunk or... More

RH001 - Cloth Hose

CODE: RH001

$21.95   $17.56
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Make Yourself the Right Leg Coverings! Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for 14th through 17th century... More

RH018 - 14th century Women's Smock or Chemise

CODE: RH018

$21.95   $17.56
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Make this simple but lovely women's smock Even if you aren't a Bohemian Bathhouse Babe, there is substantive evidence that some medieval women... More

RH019 - 14th century Women's Surcote

CODE: RH019

$21.95   $17.56
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Get the perfect overdress for the 14th century!   Buy our full-size paper pattern with complete instructions and historical notes for 14th... More

RH103 - Collars and Cuffs

CODE: RH103

$21.95   $17.56
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Make Your 17th century Neckwear with our Collars and Cuffs pattern! Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for... More

RH203 - Elizabethan Corsets

CODE: RH203

$21.95   $17.56
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Buy this easy-to-make Elizabethan corset pattern! Get our full size paper patterns for late Elizabethan corsets based on two extant English examples.... More