Another mantle begins to take shape- this design is based off of an original pattern from the late 1880s that I have modified a bit. Below are a few pictures to whet your appetite… 🙂
Tracing out the pattern pieces- this is the back side of the fashion fabric.
Back pieces cut out.
Lining back pieces cut out.
The finished shell. Now to do the sleeves.
Rear view of the shell.