17th - White Serge, Guard Reg'ts Cassimere was commonly used for gentlemens and officers quality waistcoats and breeches. Global shipping available. Man's overcoat made from a patterned wool fabric. Henry can be reached at Historical Costume Services 721 South Main Street Randolph, MA, 02368 781-963-9645. Other fibres will not felt alone but can be mixed with wool, which acts as a carrier. I mean, it didn’t get *that* cold at reenacting events here. Wool continued to dominate the European markets, but cotton prints were introduced to Britain by the East India Company in the 1690s. Shalloon - 5 oz/sq yd, 53" wide. B.Black and Sons – any kind of wool you want. Last Updated: Apr 25 2018. Check – is a fabric that consists of square patterns woven in a design resembling a checkerboard. Dec 6, 2020 - Explore Linda Smith's board "1860's Wool Dresses", followed by 247 people on Pinterest. The above chart courtesy of Henry Cooke, In my opinion most of the commercially available patterns are awful. For 2013-feb-03 - Wool overcoat: 19th century by . 1832 US Marine Corps coat. varied in shade. INFO. pattern for the US Army, a circa 1810 NY militia rifle coatee, and an Jun 25, 2020 - Explore Debra DiFranco's board "fabrics 19th century", followed by 406 people on Pinterest. While consumers benefited from a greater variety of goods at lower costs, textile workers often suffered as the factories replaced many skilled weavers with unskilled workers at lower wages. $70/yd, Mixed Gray - Prior to