Get the perfect Florentine Outfit in one easy-to-use pattern!
Buy our full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for 15th century Italian Commonwoman’s Outfit or gamurra as worn in Florence and the Tuscan region from the 1470s through the end of the century. Pattern includes tie-on sleeves with multiple variations, center or side-back closure, gathered or pleated skirts, coif, partlet. Instructions for camicia (shift) and period hairstyle also included.
Fits busts 30½”-48″ and waists 23″-41″.
All sizes in one envelope. Historical notes and embellishment suggestions included.
Partners perfectly with RH510 for the Upper Class Florentine look.
light weight to coat weight wool
heavy linen or canvas for interlining
light linen for lining
linen for coif, camicia and partlet
Gown with matching sleeves: 6 yds 45″ or 4½ yds 60″ wide
Gown without sleeves: 4 yds 45″ or 3 yds 60″ wide
Constrasting sleeves: 2 yds 45″ or 1½ yds 60″ wide
Lining: 2 yds 45″ or 1½ yds 60″ wide (bodice & sleeves only)
Interlining: ½ yd 45″ or 60″ wide (bodice only)
hooks & eyes or cord and closed rings (thread eyelets may also be used)
two-inch and three-inch wide strips of contrasting wool or colourful ribbon for guards, as many as desired