Weather you are a cowboy, preacher or desperado, this classic gentleman's cost features the elegant tailored lines that reflect the spirit of the late 1800's. An essential for finishing off your Sunday go-to-meeting outfit. The pattern includes complete instructions on sizes 34" - 60" chest. Also includes instructions for fitting ladies.
Suggest Fabric To Use: Mid to heavyweight Woolens: Flannel, Gabardine, Suiting, Heavy Cottons: Denim, Corduroy, Homespun, Twill. Accent the Woolen version with Velvet of Velveteen detailing.
Notions: Thread, heavy fusible hair canvas interfacing: 1-3/8 yards at 25" wide, lightweight cotton quilt batting: 1/4 yard at 72" wide. Buttons: Three 5/8" diameter or larger, nine 1/2" diameter for wrists, back, and lapel.
Amount Of Fabric To Buy: 44" wide fabric 4 3/4 yard to 5 1/4 yard. Lining - 3 7/8 yard to 4 1/2 yard.
Gentleman's Frock Coat Pattern
CRAVAT - PUFF TIE
The Cravat, or Puff Tie, was worn from the 1700's through the 1890's.
Suggested Fabrics To Use: Any decorative silky type fabric of light or medium weight.
Notions: Thread, one decorative stick pin 2" long. One hook and eye fastener for accommodating a 5/8" band, one lightweight adjuster for a 5/8" band.
Amount of Fabric to Buy: 44" wide fabric 3/8 yard.
Cravat - Puff Tie Pattern
Back Buckle for the Britches and Vest. Measures 1 1/4" long and 7/8" wide. See Instructions in the Did You Know.
CRAVAT BUCKLE SET
Cravat Buckle Set is used in completing the Cravat Tie listed above.