by Mara Riley, illustrated by Cathy Johnson. Softbound, 49 pages, 8-1/2" x 11". This book is meant as a basic guide for women getting into historic reenactment, specifically women doing an American colonial impression. Not a comprehensive reference, but a starting point. Starting with fabric choices and basic stitches it explores the basic make up of shifts, petticoats, pockets, gowns, aprons, caps and hats, shoes, stockings and garters, cloaks and mitts plus much more. Includes a list of books, suppliers, and other resources for those who want to explore further.
WHATEVER SHALL I WEAR? A Guide to Assembling a Woman's Basic 18th Century Wardrobe
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