Anyone have a sewing pattern for a Knight's Tunic?

Discussion in 'Replica Costumes' started by JD of Asgard, Jul 9, 2015.

  1. JD of Asgard

    JD of Asgard New Member

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    So I'm working on a book inspired Game of Thrones armor build and I've run into a speedbump. I'm not a very good sewer but my wife has given me a few lessons. I'm going to attempt to sew a Tunic for my character but I can't find any patterns online. I was wondering one of you might have a pattern or know where I can find one/a video explaining how to do it.

    I want it to look similiar to this style:
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  2. Kaylee

    Kaylee Well-Known Member

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    How accurate do you want to be?

    The web is full of SCA-ish "T-tunic" patterns that are more than good enough for costume quality.

    If you want to go full totally accurate, try the "Medieval Tailor's Assistant":
    http://www.strony.toya.net.pl/~kuswir/MTA.pdf
    (start p.76)
     
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    montysaurus Active Member

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    JD of Asgard New Member

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    there's no real description as to how the tunic is designed other than the colors and sigil in the book so I'm guessing I have creative freedom with the tunic. Thank you for the resource!
     
  6. JD of Asgard

    JD of Asgard New Member

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    I'm looking into doing a Young Robert Baratheon. Most of the fan art images I've seen and descriptions of his armor are pretty plain so I can just throw together some generic knight armor then focus of sewing a Baratheon tunic to go over it. The main focus is going to have to be the helm with deer horns and his war hammer!
    Do you have any pics of your Tattered Prince costume? I'd love to see another book ASOIAF cosplay!

    Holy wow that's a lot of resources! Thank you so much!
     

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