Get the most authentic men's Léine pattern from acclaimed researcher Kass McGann!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for man's léine or saffron shirt with options for modern or 16th century fabric widths. All Sizes in one envelope. Fits up to 55" chest with instructions to fit larger chests. Embellishment suggestions included.
3-5oz linen, white, natural, half-bleached or yellow
4½ yards ~57" wide
40/2 linen thread or equivalent
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