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Hooded Tunic

Postby Panda » Tue Nov 04, 2008 10:49 pm

Am looking for a pattern for a hooded tunic as I have never played around with hoods before. Any suggestions?


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Postby Sophia » Tue Nov 04, 2008 11:39 pm

What period? If you are after something like a Byrus Britannicus then there is an excellent article by Sally Pointer in the resources section of the Vicus website.

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Postby Panda » Tue Nov 04, 2008 11:43 pm

Ah yes I should have said. Very early 13th century.
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Postby Panda » Wed Nov 12, 2008 10:49 pm

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Postby Lena » Thu Nov 13, 2008 11:49 am

Would a gardecorps be what you're after?

I think the general principle is to make an ordinary tunic, and then handsew a rectangular/square to it (obviously you first sew the top and back of the hood before attaching it to the neckline of the tunic.

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Postby red razors » Thu Nov 13, 2008 1:21 pm

panda, will you be home for christmas??

hoods are dead easy, honest; once you have the neck hole and the hood the same size as each other.



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Postby Panda » Thu Nov 13, 2008 9:14 pm

red razors wrote:panda, will you be home for christmas??

hoods are dead easy, honest; once you have the neck hole and the hood the same size as each other.

Yeah I'm back from the 19th December to the 4th of Jan. :)


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Postby Jackie Phillips » Thu Nov 13, 2008 9:29 pm

red razors wrote:hoods are dead easy, honest; once you have the neck hole and the hood the same size as each other.


Or if the hood is slightly bigger than the neckhole just pleat it in. Come and have a chat at TORM, bring pen and paper and I'll draw you some useful pictures.


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Postby Panda » Thu Nov 13, 2008 9:31 pm

Jackie Phillips wrote:
red razors wrote:hoods are dead easy, honest; once you have the neck hole and the hood the same size as each other.


Or if the hood is slightly bigger than the neckhole just pleat it in. Come and have a chat at TORM, bring pen and paper and I'll draw you some useful pictures.


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Thanks muchly. I was planning to have a chat regarding our previous convo as well. :)


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