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18th Century Blue Linen Jacket

18th century blue linen jacket, black wool skirt

For my mid-18th century blue linen jacket I repurposed the fabric from an 1980s dress – I was thrilled when I tested the fabric and it was linen! 🙂  But it meant I just had a limited amount of this fabric. The colour was also perfect, as linen could have been dyed blue with indigo or woad in the 18th century. Continue reading 18th Century Blue Linen Jacket