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Bijoux Pattern # 3-4-5 Vest Combo
Men's Victorian Single - Double-Breasted Shawl Collar Vest
and Single Breasted Notched Collar Vest Pattern Selection
Sizes 34 to 56 included
Printed on White Bond Paper with Colored cutting Lines
Mens Romantic and Victorian Vest Selection.
Bijoux #3 is a Single Breasted Notched Collar Vest and is typical of the type worn with both frock coats and sack suits. The collar is notched, it buttons very high on the chest, has four welt pockets and two inside breast pockets. There is a cinch belt, also called a back strap in the back. The collar is Laid on, the term for a collar that does not go all the way around theneck. This is typical of mid to late 19th c. vest collars. The center front at the waist comes to a very subtle point.
Bijoux #4: This pattern is copied from an extant vest dated 1840s-1850s in the authors collection. It is typical of mid-early 19th C. vests that have a folding collar all theway around the neck. It has a shawl collar and is single breasted. I has two welt pockets and chest padding.
Bijoux #5: This pattern is copied from an extant vest dated 1830-1840s in the authors collection. It is doublebreasted and has a shawl collar that displays more of the shirt front and tie. It has three welt pockets an chest padding. The back cinches with a cinch belt. View A has waist darts and chest padding. View B has no waist darts or chest padding.
$28.50 Regular Price