- I searched through the archives, because I *know* I've seen a thread
on this before, but I couldn't find anything.
Anyone know where I can find a decent beginning pattern for hosen,
and/or how effective it's gonna be to do the duct-tape method? I
have decided that my lord really needs some hosen and knee-length
cotes, and there's this *luscious* wool/cashmere blend on sale at
> I am of the opinion that they portrayed them as they saw them, mostly.I haven't
> made any, but it seems that cutting on the bias allows a more fittedlook.
>I agree, but they still don't look like tights. We have a lot of
fellows around here who wear them well (Richard), and even the best
fitting ones get a bit saggy by the day's end. I was simply attempting
to delineate tights vs. hosen. Hmmm, now if you got sewn into your
hosen in the morning..... (if I were male I would be SUCH a fop!)