Order a Custom RH Kirtle Pattern!
No pattern is perfect. But we can make you a pattern that is made to your unique measurements! Run it up for a good fit. Tweak it a little more for that perfect fit. You won't go wrong with Reconstructing History Custom Patterns!
RH017C is our full-size paper pattern in your custom size with complete instructions and historical notes for 14th century Kirtle or "Cotehardie" with long buttoned or laced or short sleeves with or without tippets. Northern European and Italian variants included. A variety of closures and neckline options are also included.
This is a Custom Pattern, made to your unique body measurements. We ask for a variety of measurements from you and produce a pattern that fits those measurements. Your Custom Pattern will be as close to your perfect size as it is possible for a pattern to be.
Please provide a valid email address with your order. We cannot make your pattern without emailing you for your measurements.
Note: The Custom Pattern is guaranteed to fit the measurements you provide. Please be careful to take accurate measurements so your pattern will truly fit you.
light weight to coat weight wool
light linen or silk for lining
Dress: 5 yds 45" or 3½ yds 60" wide
Lining (optional): 5 yds 45 or 3½ yds 60 wide
Let us help you! At Reconstructing History, we want to see you wearing the best garments you are capable of making. Call us Monday through Friday from 8am until 6pm Eastern Time (or email us around the clock) and we will answer any questions you might have!
Please allow two weeks plus shipping time for your pattern to arrive. Since we make them individually, it takes extra time.