1890's Sleeves Sewing Pattern
1890's Sleeves Sewing Pattern by Truly Victorian
This pattern contains seven complete sleeves for the 1890's era, four for day wear and three for evening. These sleeves will fit on any bodice or jacket with a high shoulder (not dropped).
View 1 is a moderate sized Leg-O'-Mutton sleeve. It is in two pieces with a full sleeve lining. It is suitable for use on a 1890-1897 daytime bodice or jacket.
View 2 is a two-piece Gigot sleeve. This is a very large sleeve, tight from elbow to wrist. It is suitable for 1894-1896 daytime bodice or jacket. This sleeve is a copy of an original pattern from Harper's Bazar, 1895.
View 3 is a large pouf sleeve over fitted sleeve, suitable for a 1892-1897 daytime bodice. Can be made with or without the flare at the elbow.
View 4 is a large pouf evening sleeve. It has a fitted lining, and is suitable for 1892-1897 evening and ball gowns. Can be made with or without the flair at elbow. This sleeve is also appropriate for a young lady's day bodice. This sleeve is a copy of an original pattern from Harper's Bazar, 1895.
View 5 is a high pouf sleeve with a wide flair over the elbow. Suitable for 1895-1897 evening bodices. Made out of a sheer fabric, it is especially elegant. This sleeve is as seen on the cover of an 1895 Harper's Bazar issue.
Please see back cover photo for sizing chart, fabric and notion requirements.