Women's  Edwardian - 1900 - 1910 Titanic Eras



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Afternoon Tea Dress

from Folkwear

Misses Extra Small to Extra Large. 

Inspired by the Edwardian tea gowns of 1912-1913, this is a versatile ensemble of layered components like those you've seen in the movie Titanic. The Dress features an optional drape that is arranged at center front and held in place with the shirred Belt. The Bow can be attached at the front or back of the Belt. The Sweetheart Tunic wraps in front and is held in place with Belt or Bow; the ruffled-sleeve Pullover Tunic can be worn front or back, belted or hanging straight. Suggested fabrics: For the Dress, Drape, Belt, Bow, choose silk or polyester satin, brocade, jacquard; lightweight silk or rayon velvet. For the Tunics, choose lightweight and/or sheer cotton, silk, rayon, polyester; lace; novelty velvet.






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1910s Tea Gown Pattern

from Sense and Sensibility

This 1910s Tea Gown pattern is inspired by the movie “Titanic”.  The pattern is sized from 8 - 26 with all sizes in same package. Suggested   fabrics, Georgette or chiffon or outer layers; cotton, rayon or acetate for lining; georgette or stretch velvet for sash and rosette.






Embroidered Waist

by Rocking Horse Farm


1911 Basic blouse with 3 embroidery pattern and transfer instructions.

Sizes 8-18 included.







Lady's Hobble Skirt

from Rocking Horse Farm

Perfect to wear with the 901 blouse.

Sizes S-Q included








New Empire Day Dress

from Rocking Horse Farm

1915 A return to the high waistline.  Straight skirt 3/4 length sleeves.











Lady's Coat Suit

from Rocking Horse Farm

1909 Jacket and 7 gore skirt with inverted pleat

Sizes SML









             Gibson Girl Blouse                                 

by Folkwear

Misses 6-16.   The Gibson Girl was the ideal of feminine beauty at the turn of the 20th century, and by 1905, the Sears Roebuck catalogue offered 150 versions of this blouse. The high-collar, back-buttoning yoke style is still just as flattering today. Instructions for optional tucks and lace insertion included. Suggested fabrics: Soft lightweight fabrics such as batiste, lawn, muslin, silk, gingham, or calico  

F205................  $14.95








 Armistice Blouse

from Folkwear

Misses 8-14. 

This blouse dates from 1918, at the end of World War I. Fashion was in transition from frills to practicality, and this blouse blends the two beautifully. Make it as plain or fancy as you like. The center front panel can be lacy, pintucked, or plain; the collar and cuffs can be embellished in many ways. Pattern includes instructions for drawn-thread work. Suggested fabrics: Lightweight fabrics such as gauze, batiste, voile, georgette, or other light cottons; silk, rayon, or blends.






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Sunburst Cocoon Coat

Introducing Folkwear's  Sunburst Cocoon Coat.  When the Russian Ballet production of Scheherazade came to Paris in 1910, the richly colored costumes inspired by the Orient thrilled audiences.   At the same time, post-Victorian ladies were abandoning the constricting fashions of the turn of the century for more flowing, comfortable styles.  The cocoon silhouette became a favorite fashion because it was both comfortable and dramatic.   Many of the top French designers, particularly coutourier Paul Poiret, showed it in their collections and it was a common sight at the lavish theatrical parties of the day.





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Edwardian Bridal Gown and Afternoon Dress

by Folkwear

This gown captures the essential elements of Edwardian charm: a high neck, puffed sleeves, nipped-in waist, a sumptuously full sweep of skirt and plenty of lacy detail.   Can also be made into a lovely afternoon dress.  Includes sizes 8-16





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Princess Slip

by Folkwear

The elegant lines of the Princess Slip harkens from 1910 when skirts began to narrow considerably from the fussy underpinnings of the pre-1910 era.  It can also be worn as an easy summer dress, low-knee length for day, or floor-length for evening.  The ruffle peeks out prettily below the hem of it's companion: the Edwardian Bridal Gown (#F227)







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1910-14 Gown for Dancing or Dinner

Another accolade for Promenade Patterns.  This, the second pattern in their line is a Kimono-sleeved evening gown with Empire waist and obi and lace over-tunic.  A 22 page booklet with step by step instructions, illustrations and historic and construction notes is included. Sizes 10-20 included in one packet




1912 Evening gown for Dinner or the Theatre

from Promenade Patterns       This is the inaugural design of Promenade Patterns.  The pattern has been meticulously drafted from an original gown in the collection of Bridget Carter Conolgue and is historically accurate in it construction and methods. An 18 page booklet with step by step instructions, illustrations and costuming notes is included.  With all the furor surrounding the runaway success of the film "Titanic" this pattern is perfect for those who wish to  reproduce a 1912 garment for their wardrobe.  Very few reproduction patterns exist for costume from this era and even fewer are as detailed as this one. Please state size  packet desired: Packet A (10-12-14 included) Packet B  (16-18-20 included)






 1909-1913 Day and Evening Dress

      (both views are in same packet) by  Laughing Moon Mercantile Titanic!  Ragtime Dance! La Belle Époque -  Edwardian Early Auto and Aviation - Model T This pattern for two styles  that were common during the period 1909 - 1913.  The pieces can be   combined for many different looks.  This dress goes from day to evening, with all dress pieces interchangeable.

Sizes 2-26 All included 




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Garden Party Dress

by Folkwear

           Although the fashions of 1910-12 incorporated a new straight, slim  silhouette as a departure from the Edwardian S-Curve and full swishing  skirts, there seemed to be a reluctance to abandon the lovely lacy detailing of that earlier period.  Harper's Bazaar, in the summer of 1912  referred to the "Lingerie Dress", so called on account of the sheer, white delicacy of fabric and trim.





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Edwardian Underthings

by Folkwear


     Dainty frilly undergarments of fine cotton were worn by early 20th century women to enhance a well-rounded, graceful silhouette.  These were sometimes called trousseau sets or flimsies.  Our popular pattern offers three garments that  may be charmingly finished with your choice of eyelet or lace.  Instructions are also included for hand-crocheted lace and feather stitch embroidery.        





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1910 Edwardian Day Dress

"Linen and Lace"

by Making Memories

Ladies sizes 6-10 in one package.





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Model T Duster

by Folkwear

The introduction of "the horseless carriage" into American life at the dawn of the 20th century presented ladies with a dilemma in dressing: how to protect their fancy, feminine apparel from the dust and grime of motoring in an open automobile?  The smart and sensible solution was a loose-fitting unlined coat called, fittingly the "duster".





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1900 Princess Gown

by Past Patterns

The lace overlay is constructed over a petticoat lining.   The gown is quite simple under all the heavy lace appliqués, net and applied floral trim.  The floral trim patterns are included.  Multi-sized pattern sizes 10-16.  








1901-1908 "Straight-Fronted" Edwardian Corset

by Past Patterns


The cut of the "Straight-Fronted" Corset is said to have been invented by Mme. Gaches-Sarrautes at the turn of the century. It was considered a "Health Corset" because it was designed not to compress the waist or chest. Despite Mme. Gaches-Sarrautes efforts to create a "Health Corset", women tightened the waist so much so that the health effects were lost.

This pattern is multi-sized 8 through 26. Sizes 8 through 20 require 1-1/4 Yds. and sizes 22 through 26 require 1-3/4 Yds. of 45 inch wide fabric.

Original Edwardian corsets were made of coutil, cotton sateen, silk taffeta and a fine high thread count cotton. The most common colors were white and putty.

Wear this with Past Patterns' P108 Corset Cover, P117 French Drawers and P107 Edwardian Combination.






Two Edwardian Combinations 

from Past Patterns

A combination is a corset cover and petticoat or drawers sewn together at the waist with a waist band or ribbon tie. These two styles of undergarments were used until WWI.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. The figure on the left is the petticoat combination and requires 3-5/8 Yds. of 45" wide fabric. The figure on the right is the drawers combination and requires 4-1/8 Yds. of 45" wide fabric. Suggested fabrics are: cambric, nainsook, and lawn. The colors were white, flesh and tea.







Four Edwardian Corset Covers 

by Past Patterns

The corset covers worn by the ladies sitting on the ottoman are featured in corset covers worn by women with mature figures which did not need padding to create the fashionable S-shape. The standing lady is wearing a corset cover with a ruffle down the front which adds fullness without padding. All the corset covers are delicately constructed using French hand and machine sewing techniques. The pattern instructions include step-by-step French hand or machine sewing instructions.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. The fabric needed is from 1/2 Yd. to 3/4 Yds. of 45" wide fabric




French Drawers

French drawers fit smoothly over the hips with darts and flare below the knees. They can be fastened at the sides with buttons or a drawstring at the back waist. They can be made very simply or become an artistic display of insert and trim lace, ribbons and needle work.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. The fabric needed for the seated lady is 2-3/8 Yds. of 45" wide fabric for size 10 through 12. Sizes 14 through 20 requires 2-5/8 Yds. of 45" wide fabric. The fabric needed for the standing lady is 2-7/8 Yds. for all sizes.

Suggested fabrics are: cambric, nainsook, and lawn. The colors were white, flesh and tea.









Edwardian Tailored Shirt Waists

by Past Patterns

The 'Gibson tucks' at the shoulder's edge are named after the familiar Gibson Girl made famous by the artist Charles Dana Gibson. This ubiquitous shirt waist can be made with a standing collar or a shirt collar. The cuffs can be straight or turned back. The front closure can be made with a pleat at the front or a fly front. The shoulders are quite square. An inverted box pleat adds interest to the back view.

Made in white cotton, stiffly starched, worn with a bow at the neck, a leather belt and dark skirt; this was the favorite uniform of the office or factory girl who wished to impress her employer with her efficiency.

The pattern is multi-sized 10 through 18. Fabric suggestions are: cotton sheeting, washable silk, woven or printed cottons. For the standing collar with straight cuffs purchase 2-1/2 Yds. of 45 inch wide fabric. For the shirt collar and turn back cuffs purchase 3 Yds. 45 inch wide fabric.






 Simple Edwardian Blouse

by Past Patterns

This simple blouse can be made plain or fancy. It fastens in the back with buttons but we have modernized it so that it can close on the left shoulder as well. It is a good basic blouse to familiarize yourself with the Edwardian silhouette and begin your turn of the century wardrobe.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. All sizes require 2-1/2 Yds. of cotton batiste, voile or handkerchief linen.







Edwardian Gibson Tuck Blouse 

by Past Patterns

Easy to make with the popular 'Gibson tucks'. A copy of an original embroidery transfer from May Manton's 1910 catalog is included.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. All sizes require 2-1/2 Yds. of cotton batiste, voile or handkerchief linen.







Two Tucked Waists

by Past Patterns

For a French waist effect, create the blouse of English cotton netting and lavish with artistic combinations of lace.

This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. All sized require 2-3/4 Yds. of 45 inch wide fabric.






 Edwardian Tucked and Side Closed Waist

from Past Patterns

One of the handsomest of any seasons' smart models is this blouse, especially select for the women who wear tailored clothing.            Fabric suggestions are: silk taffeta, pongee and handkerchief linen.  This pattern is multi-sized 10 through 20. Sizes 10-14 require 2-5/8 Yds. of 45 inch wide fabric; sizes 16-20 require 3 Yds. of 45 inch wide fabric.








1907 - 1909 Edwardian Wedding Dress  

from Past Patterns

This Edwardian wedding gown is simplicity itself.  The bodice and lining are sewn as one and gathered at the waist.  The skirt is enhanced with a demi-train made more graceful by the ample fabric hidden in the inverted pleats located on each side of center back.  These are made larger or smaller to accommodate your waist side.  Multisized 10-16..  All sizes take 7 3/8 yds silk faille or silk taffeta.










1899 - 1910 Spectator Jacket

from Past Patterns

The princess cut of this jacket makes fitting all figure types easy and quick. The original was all machine sewn including the pad stitching in the collar. The fly front closure allows you to use any flat buttons in your collection. The tailored look is emphasized by top stitching the collar, princess seams and cuffs. The jacket is fully lined.     The sleeves are not merely gathered, they are cartridge pleated. This gives them an interesting shape.    You can achieve a true pigeon breast with the padding that smoothes the line between the shoulder and bust line.

According to the author of History of 20th Century Fashion, it was the tailored jacket which gave rise to the delicate lingerie blouse.   The original fabric was a medium weight black wool.

The pattern is single sized. Order either a 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 or 20. All sizes require 3-1/2 Yds. of 45 inch fabric.














1899-1900 Double Breasted Dress Jacket

According to the author of History of 20th Century Fashion, it was the tailored jacket which gave rise to the delicate lingerie blouses   This double breasted jacket is very easy to make. Even the pad stitching in the collar is machine sewn.

The pattern is multi-size 10 to 18. All Sizes use 2-5/8 Yds. fabric. The original was made of fine textured lamb's wool. Wool is the preferred fabric because it has stretch and will shape at the waist better than cotton, silk or linen.










Late Edwardian era Beatrix Jacket

from Sense and Sensibility

Sizes 8-18 all included in one envelope

Single-breasted and double-breasted options.

Flattering princess-line construction and lapel collar make this a timeless style.














Beatrix Nine Gore Walking Skirt     

from Sense and Sensibility

           Created from an original 1909 May Manton pattern is this nine-gore "Beatrix" Walking Skirt pattern. This pattern can be used with the Edwardian Walking Jacket or with the "Beatrix" Jacket pattern  Both this skirt and the jacket were inspired by the example of Beatrix Potter, who managed a large farm, took care of animals, sketched and water colored -- all while wearing sturdy tweed skirts and tailored jackets!   Sizes 6-16 all included in one envelope Includes options for pleated back or "habit" (straight) back, walking length or train.  Perfect for a beginner -- all straight seams  








Edwardian Walking Jacket

from Sense and Sensibility

This Edwardian Walking Jacket  pattern was created from an original jacket.  Sizes 8-16 included in same package.











 1910 Tea Gown Pattern  

from Sense and Sensibility

       This 1910s Tea Gown pattern is inspired by the movie “Titanic”.  The pattern is sized from 8-26 with all sizes in same package.  Suggested fabrics, Georgette or Chiffon or outer layers; cotton, rayon or acetate for lining; georgette or stretch velvet for sash and rosette.



“DD” bodice supplement available







1914 Afternoon Dress

from Sense and Sensibility ,                                                                                                

Was inspired by an original design in a 1914 home economics textbook.    Sizes 6-26 "DD" all included in one envelope.   Several sleeve styles included (set-in or puffed; wrist- or elbow-length; cuffs or plain).  Pattern includes instructions for lace insertion, and appendix includes traceable embroidery designs.   You can also use the pattern to create a simple shift-style underdress. All instructions included!

Special bodice option just for nursing moms with a secret front nursing panel.








Edwardian Apron Pattern      

from Sense and Sensibility     

This pattern was inspired by a beautiful circa 1910-1912 pattern   Sizes 8-18 all   included in one envelope.  Extremely forgiving and adaptable fit!   Princess lines makes sewing easy! This is a "beginner" pattern.