Laughing Moon #108 - 19th Century Cowgirl Sewing Pattern. Includes Split Skirt with Vest, Jacket and Leggings.
Misses Split Skirt, Vest, Jacket and Leggings. The split skirt has a total of eight panels with a fall front opening that closes with buttons. There are two optional patch pockets on the front. The front flap shown in the View A illustration is detachable. View A has a finished length of 40" and View B is 30". The top can be made as a best of a jacket with sleeves. The front does not overlap and meets at center front. The leggings can be made with front openings or side openings.
Leather Requirements: Following is only an estimate of two cowsides for view B due to hide irregularities. In general, cow hides are between 21-26 square feet. Out of 2 sides (50 sq. ft.) Sizes 24-26 might be able to cut the skirt and vest but not the leggings. Sizes 18-22 may cut the vest, skirt and leggings. Sizes 12-16 may cut the vest, skirt, leggings and fringe. Sizes 6-10 may cut vest, skirt, leggings and fringe with hide left over.
Pattern includes suggested layouts, sources for leather, and tips for sewing leather. Fabric suggestions include wool, cotton or linen for period, modern blends for easy care. Any bottom weight fabric, such as twill, sateen, denim, velveteen, wool flannel & gabardine. Easy skill level. Large, clear illustrations with simplified directions. Sizes 6-26 included in envelope. Click the prompt below the photo to view the back of the pattern envelope. This item is from Farthingales in Canada. Price is set by Farthingales and includes our import costs.
Laughing Moon #108 - 19th Century Cowgirl Sewing Pattern. Includes Split Skirt with Vest, Jacket and Leggings. Sizes 2-26 included in pattern. Priced per pattern.