Naper Settlement Outfit Naperville Illinouse

1800's Girl's Day Dress for Naper Settlement

1860 Garments by Glenda - Civil War Clothing Including 19th Century, Victorian, Garments and Costumes, Custom Made Just for You!

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Girl’s sizes ONLY! Size 3 to 14

Great for other activities too! Not Just Naper Settlement.

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The fabric - All price calculations are based on 100% cotton, 45 in. wide, modern day with the old look.

Modern buttons used but can be replaced with reproductions at an additional cost of $5.00 by request.

Dresses – What is Reqired: Simplicity 9412 Views A or F

The dress you must use the Naper Settlement pattern for your Junior dress..

o Use with or without the collar; buttons must be in the back.

o The dress may need to be lengthened depending on your height. The dress

MUST BE mid-calf in length.

I do not use zippers or Velcro!

Ordering A Dress Only

Small, Sizes 7 & 8: Breast 26 - 27 inches – Dress Starts $60.00

Medium, Sizes 10 & 12: Breast 28 - 30 inches – Dress Starts $68.00

Large, Sizes 14 & 16: Breast 32 - 34 inches – Dress Starts $80.00

Ordering A Dress and A Plain Pinafore Together

Small, Sizes 7 & 8: Breast 26 - 27 inches – Dress & Pinafore Starts $87.00

Medium, Sizes 10 & 12: Breast 28 - 30 inches – Dress & Pinafore Starts $97.00

Large, Sizes 14 & 16: Breast 32 - 34 inches – Dress & Pinafore Starts $110.00


Bloomers/pantaloons/pantalets must be worn for modesty’s sake. They can be

made by using an elastic waistband or drawstring waist pants pattern (shoes

strings make great drawstrings). Muslin or white cotton are appropriate fabrics,

lace and tucks to trim are optional.

They should be slightly longer than the length of the dress itself. They should be

visible as the girls are standing.

Pantalets - They run $36.00 up to a size 12 Girls

Petticoats ~ a petticoat is recommended to give your young lady’s dress the correct shape, but it is optional.

McCall's 9424 mccalls
Pinafore Only

Pinafores ~ these apron-like dress coverings button in the back. They are sleeveless, unfitted and have plain round necks. They may have a ruffle at the bottom and some have ruffles at the sleeve cap. Pinafores are used to protect dresses from everyday dirt. They should hang about 3”to 4” above the hem of the dress.

All sizes Pinafore - $35.00 without ruffle

All sizes Pinafore - $45.00 with ruffle

Folkwear All sizes Pinafore - $45.00 without ruffle

Pinafore Only

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Up to a size 10 child's.

Bonnet all Sizes – $15.00 when ordering a dress.

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Shirts For the Boys

o Woven shirts are required, NO KNIT SHIRTS (i.e. polo shirts and tee shirts)

o Shirts should be made of cotton or linen. They need to be long-sleeved, full (gathered across theyolk – front/back of the shirt), and open at the neck, without a collar.

You can use a plaid shirt or a chambray shirt, button up only. Solids, stripes or small prints arealso appropriate.If the shirt has a breast pocket it must be removed.

This shirt without any pockets ~ $50.00

Additional Boy's Clothing can be visited here.

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Dress and bonnet do not have elastics in them, it was not until 1900 that the type of elastic we know today came into full use.

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Or A local fabric supplier near you.

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