Draft Your Own Pattern for Pants that Fit - Threads
Persian fitted coat
Corded petticoat. I'll have to read thru this and learn more about the why's and wherefores of cording.
How to build raised garden bed
A great tutorial for hand sewn stitches...especially good with felt!
SCA garb - Cutting layout for six-gore gown
Sketch of the speculative design for a Viking-age coat or caftan, my blog shows the construction and finished version of the coat.
Spiral Lacing—Why and how to do it on 14th century clothing - La cotte simple
Pattern based on a find in Herjolfsnes, Greenland, dating to the late 14th century. Most likely loose-fitting.
Pattern based on a woman's gown from Herjolfsnes, Greenland, dating to the late 14th century.
Proposed pattern based on the Irish Moy Bog Gown, an extant piece that most likely was made between the 14th and 17th centuries.
Cotehardies from Greenland Gowns - Constructing the Garment - Dame Helen's Library. A series of pages going through the steps of making a cotehardie.
« Cy commence le livre de Valerius Maximus, translaté de latin en francois par religieuse personne maistre Simon de Hesdin, maistre en theologie et fresre de Sainct Jehan de Jherusalem », jusqu'au VIIe livre, et de là jusqu'à la fin par « Nicolas de Gonnesse, maistre es ars et en theologie »
Viking-era clothing, men and women. Lots of great information.
My SCA Garb: Kirtle Pattern Class Handout
Excellent sewing description... would do the sleeves as a separate item.
Vandyke stitch seam treatment
Great Cotehardie idea
Thread Buttons The most basic thread button was simply a coil of thread which was bound with buttonhole stitches, and to which a thread shank was ultimately attached – and all done with a single length of linen thread!
Website with amazing sewing demos, including a very good how-to for hosen.
Buttons on Farsetto di Pandolfo III Malatesta