Wear what the Irish really wore! The Gown that started Reconstructing History!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes to make a replica of the Shinrone gown bog find with open, darted bodice, hanging sleeves and standing collar.
Fits busts 30½”-50″ and waists 23″-41″. All Sizes in one envelope.
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you’ve come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: sturdy (non-stretchy) dress-weight (~10oz) wool flannel (original was a 2/1 twill). Fabric must be able to hold its shape.
Yardage Requirements: 8 yds 45″ wide or 7 yds 60″ wide Notions: thread, matching cord (optional), buttons (optional)