The "elbow hinge" tailoring of the Charles de Blois pourpoint - La cotte simple
Applying it to close-fitting sleeves on masculine and feminine garments The well-preserved pourpoint of Charles de Blois, found today in the Musée des Tissus in Lyon, France, has been remarkably under-studied by clothing historians. There exist many recopies of the original pattern diagram published by Adrien Harmand in his Jeanne d’Arc et ses costumes, son armure: Essai … … Continue reading →