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The Height of Artificial Silhouette

6. To accommodate the padding at the waist seam, you will need to do some gathering and perhaps a dart.

The Man’s Elizabethan Jerkin The jerkin was worn over the padded doublet; therefore, you will drape it over the padded doublet. It should lay smoothly over the padding. As with the top layer of the padded doublet, you can use the pattern for the underlayer to precut the neckline, shoulder seam, armhole, and SB seam, allowing a little bit of extra room to accommodate the doublet underneath. Allow the CF seam to curve out over the padding and back in to the

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Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian  

Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian  

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