Saundra Ros Altman's: Past Patterns

The Historical Pattern Company
Dedicated to Accuracy Since 1979

Accurate Federal, Jacksonian, Civil War, Gilded Age, Edwardian and WWI up to WWII Clothing Patterns for Men, Women and Children

NEW FOR AUGUST 2014!

#037 Two Strapped, High Waisted Upper Petticoats
Circa 1798-1825


 

#1954 Frock for Women and Young Girls: Circa 1927

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  • 1789 - 1829 patterns for clothing of the Federal Era. Beginning with the Presidency of George Washington and the ratification of the Constitution, Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery, the War of 1812 through the Presidency of John Quincy Adams.

  • 1830 - 1840 patterns for clothing from the Jacksonian Era through the Beginning of the Railroads in the East.

  • 1850 - 1860 patterns from the Antebellum Period through the War Between the States.

  • 1870 - 1890 patterns for clothing from the Gilded Age through the Gay '90s.

  • 1900 - 1919 patterns for clothing of the Edwardian Era, WW I and Ragtime Music.

  • 1920s patterns for clothing of the Roaring Twenties Era, the Liberated Flapper, Women's Suffrage and the Charleston Dance.

  • 1930s patterns for clothing that were influenced by Coco Chanel

  • 1940s patterns for clothing that were influenced by Broadway Plays and Hollywood Movies.

  • Aprons a variety of eras
  • Children's patterns a variety of eras
  • Men's patterns a variety of eras
  • Wedding gown patterns a variety of eras

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Past Patterns has manufactured historical clothing patterns and sold them through the mail since 1979.

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