RC822 - 1730's - 1780's Open Robe Anglais with Polonaise. This pattern for the Open Robe Anglais or Gown en fourreau based on extant examples and pictorial sources.
Full size paper pattern for the Open Robe Anglais or Gown en fourreau with stomacher as worn in the early decades and Polonaise skirts worn in the later decades. Options include open or closed bodice front, cuffs, and sleeve flounces. Detailed instructions, embellishment suggestions and historical notes.
This pattern is based on extant and pictorial examples. Fits busts 3 1/2" - 48" and waists 23"- 41". All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
silk or fine wool
6 yds at least 60" wide
cord & buttons for polonaise
tape or narroware for petticote waistband
Pattern excellent for Colonial Costume, Romance Era Costume, Regency Costume, Lewis and Clarke Era Costume, Wild West Costume, Fur Trade Era Costume, Colonial Military Costume, War of 1812 Military Costume, War of 1812 and Indian Wars costume, Pirates of the Caribbean, Johnny Depp Costume, Will Turner Costume, Orlando Bloom costume, Captain Barbossa’s Costume, Captain Jack Sparrow Costume, Golden Age of Piracy Costume, American revolutionary War costume, and Elizabeth Swann Costume, American revolutionary War costume. Pirates of the Caribbean Impression, cavalier or other pirate impression as well as period accurate colonial. Great for French Indian War, Louis and Clarke, Colonial, American Revolutionary War, King Louis French Court, Marie Antoninette, French Royalty, 1700's impression.