Get this simple but beautiful German Renaissance gown in our pattern!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for 16th century German Commonwoman's Gown with plain or slashed sleeves and gathered or pleated skirts. Fits busts 30½"-48" and waists 23"-41". All Sizes in one envelope. Historical notes and embellishment suggestions included.
light weight to coat weight wool
heavy linen or canvas for interlining
light linen for lining
Gown: 6 yds 45" or 4½ yds 60" wide
Interlining: 2 yds 45" or 1 yds 60" wide
(bodice & sleeves only)
Lining: ½ yd 45" or 60" wide
hooks & eyes or cord and closed rings (for front closure)
two-inch and three-inch wide strips of contrasting wool for guards, as many as desired
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