Recent Projects

One of our members has recently completed a new regimental coat for a soldier of the 60th Royal American Regiment. The gallery shows some of the details of the coat as well as the final product:

The pattern used was the J. P. Ryan ‘1750’s Coat with Military Variations for the Officer or Enlisted Man’, modified slightly with higher lapels and tailored to the wearer. The team at the Fort Pitt museum have produced a fantastic series of blog posts on recreating coats like this:

Clothing the Royal Americans: Part One

 

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