the garment(s)will only fit well if I have precise information to
work from, please be 100% sure that you are giving me accurate
measurements for each article of clothing you are ordering. Thank
Here For Measurements needed.
you are welcome to send a
check made out to Glenda Schroeder, if mailing a check, when your
payment (check or money order) arrives, you will be notified via
e-mail, for you to keep for your records. I will send an order
form with ordering and payment info, in an e-mail. Please be sure
to give a "Needed By" date.
#3855 (1860’s Pagoda Day or Tea Dress #2)
my/our purchased cotton fabric ... Gown, bodice is lined and
boned, constructed with modern sewing techniques, modern
gathering has been used in the skirt, historical, hand cartridge
pleating is an extra cost.
fabric/shipping - 2 to 3 weeks getting in supplies and fabric.
Estimated 10 days construction/sewing time to final
Approximate Delivery Time is 5 to 6 weeks after
payment/order has arrived.
and handling - USPS Flat Rate $14.60
Fabric suggestions are light weight fabric such as Silk, Silk
Taffeta, Taffeta, Batiste, and Light Weight Cottons.
calculations are based on 42/45 in. wide, cotton fabric:
yards of main choice fabric
4 and ½ yards of fabric
for bodice lining
2 and ½ yards of fabric for under
sleeves and chemisette
2 and ¼ yards of flat eyelet or
and Eyes for front closure
Piping cord -
#24 twisted cotton cord
Matching thread for all fabrics
buttons for chemisette
10 shirt or ½ in. buttons for
attachable lower sleeves
welcome to purchase your own fabrics and have them shipped to me
or I can purchase them for you adding in the extra cost for
reproduction fabrics. If you would like to do your own purchasing
of fabric and/or supplies I will then give you a fabric credit or
credits for all supplies you have purchased for your gown. If you
use the supply list given, I only charge for supplies that you do
not purchase, labor and shipping remain the same.