Maroon Wool Pelisse

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Saturday Queue: Gloria Playing DS 1800s Wool Pelisse and Bonnet

Click to enlarge. Top left: front view. Right: back view. Bottom left: wearing at Pax East 2010. Right: wearing at Costume Con 29 2011.

Pattern: Modified Period Impressions Spencer
Fabric and Materials: Wool melton for the fashion fabric, linen for the lining, cotton/rayon braid for the trim, hooks and eyes, silk Gutermann thread
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Notes: Begun November 2009, finished March 2010. Main reference was Costume in Detail by Nancy Bradfield. I also used Period Costume for Stage and Screen vol. 2: Dominos, Dolmans, Coats, Pelisses, Spencers, Calashes, Hoods & Bonnets by Jean Hunnisett and The Art of Dress by Jane Ashelford.