Pegee of Williamsburg

Men's Shirt 1776


mens and boys shirt 1776An absolute basic pattern comprised of rectangles and squares. This pattern design has been used for several hundred years throughout the world. It is still used as a basic design for both men's and ladies' wear of present day....the drop shoulder sleeve is very comfortable.

Use plain cotton, no front neck ruffle for the working person, dress it up using fine linen or silk, may use ruffle on front opening for formal wear.

The "Hunting Shirt," for the Frontiersman, may also be made from this pattern. Instructions included in pattern.