Patterns of Fashion 3: The Cut and Construction of Clothes for Men and Women C. 1560-1620

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By Janet Arnold

The third volume in Janet Arnold's groundbreaking series Patterns of Fashion covers an earlier period than the previous two volumes: Patterns of Fashion 1660-1860 and Patterns of Fashion 1860-1940, concentrating on the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras. Significantly, too, this is the first of Arnold's books to include patterns for men's clothing. As well as Janet Arnold's meticulous patterns for these remarkable garments, the book includes an amazing 300 black and white photographs ranging from portraits of the period to details of articles of clothing. 

  • An excellent book for anyone interested in historic costume who is looking to begin or add to their library.
  • Softcover - 128 pages
  • 300 black and white photos. 52 patterns.
  • This is a limited stock item. 
  • This book will be re-printed by the School of Historical Dress UK with new material at a later date.

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