Re: A few over-robe questions
- --- In email@example.com, Yamana Hitomi <yamana.hitomi@c...> wrote:
> The 15" sleeves look too short to me. I experimented with half thebody
> length before folding, and that looked good at about 36" long finished,Look at the proportions on this 16th century garment:
> but I wanted a second opinion. For refrence this is a cutting layout
> that I've used.
And on the kids playing in this 16th century screen:
Period kosode have small sleeves.
I'm three inches taller than you, have very long arms and a 16" to
16.5" X 30" sleeve panel is plenty big on me.
Remember too, your shoulder seams will be well below the shoulder, so
that will drop the sleeve down your arm a bit.