Sunday, 18 September 2016

The Great War Uniform: part 3

Here's what I've gathered for my uniform so far. I hope to get started on making the jacket soon.

Sam Browne belt
Sword frog
Pistol holster
Khaki-coloured wool tie
1910s military style walking stick
Original officers shirt
Braces 
Flask
Binoculars
Original WWI puttees
Comb
Clothes brushes
Collar bar cufflinks and shirt studs


Close up of the collar bar cufflinks and shirt studs. 

Every thing packed away in to my military hat tin.

Jacket materials

Khaki whipcord
Pocket lining
Collar canvas
Stay tape
Sleeve lining

Cloth for the officers jacket and cap.

2 comments:

  1. This is fantastic! How is it progressing now? Any update. I've sewn a couple of WW1 officer jackets and they aren't easy.
    Dan.

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