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#204 Laughing Moon Mercantile Sewing Pattern

Ladies' Undersleeves - circa 1840s to 1870s

This pattern contains four different styles of undersleeves, also known as false sleeves. View A is a gathered bishop sleeve with a wristband and 3 options of ruffles or a cuff. The wrist ruffles have 3 different choices: A square edge ruffle, both long and short option, a curved ruffle, and a curved cuff. View B has the same gathered bishop sleeve with a square edge cuff (no wristband) or the same cuff with a sleeve ruffle.  View C is a 2 piece coat sleeve option. View D has a fairly tight arm section that flares at the wrist. The rough dating of the undersleeves: The dating of View C is 1840s. The Views A and B are dated from the 1850s through the 1860s. View C dates from the 1860s to the 1870s.

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#204 Download - Ladies' Undersleeves