Added Feb 6, 2013
I made this for a re-enactment weekend at a local outdoor museum. I know it’s not one-hundred percent accurate, but it worked. I used Simplicity pattern 3723 for the bodice and sleeves. I added the collar, cuffs, ruffles, and small bustle., as well as some boning.
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