CD ROM Title: Victorian Men's Garment Patterns With detailed instructions and illustrations on how to make measurements correctly, drawing the patterns and even go into great lengths of how to make adjustments to fit different body types. Contains patterns for English Victorian era dress coats; frock coat; morning coat waistcoat; single and double breasted rolling-collar waistcoat etc. Click the image to go to our ebay listing.
How to get a nice rounded sleeve edge on a coat jacket by sewing a bias piece of fleece to the curved seamline on the upper sleeve prior to attaching sleeve. Helpful sewing tips. This tip would be useful while sewing American Girl Doll coats as well.
Also for reference, the front and back view. Note how long the jacket is in the back, which raises the idea that any frothy and/or trailing elements may emerge from under the jacket. . . The link shows several other interpretations of the pattern.