19th Century Cotton Shift Kit
19th Century Cotton Shift Kit
19th Century Cotton Shift Kit
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19th Century Cotton Shift Kit

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A shift is essential whether you’re a reenactor, living history interpreter, or historical costumer. These kits have everything you need to make the perfect garment with the measuring and cutting already taken care of.

UPDATE: Shift kits are now made in standardized sizes. Please check the sizing information below and choose your size accordingly. Thank you!

Small - Up to 32" Bust

Medium - Up to 38" Bust

Large - Up to 44" Bust

X Large - Up to 50" Bust

Fabric: 100% cotton lawn

Unlike the 18th century shift kit, this style offers a drawstring neckline variation.

Includes:

- illustrated instructions for shift making
- pre-cut shift body, gores, and sleeves
- full spool of thread
- pins
- needle
- drawstring
- silk thread with lettering examples


Cover photo is detail from the painting “Seamstress” by Christian Seybold