#204 LAUGHING MOON MERCANTILE
SEWING PATTERN LADIES UNDERSLEEVES CIRCA 1840 TO 1870SThis is a printed pattern on white bond paper with colored cutting lines and instructions that will be mailed. If you prefer the download you can find it in the "Download" pages.Laughing Moon Mercantile #204
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.
These undersleeves are copied from examples in the author's collection.
Pattern # 204 Undersleeves