The son will be the printers’ apprentice. He is thinking about brown pants, brown vest, brown apron and white shirt. “Your son is fine wearing those 3 items, but he will also need a jacket if he goes outside.” ~Donna at Abraham’s Lady
Boy’s Pants from oldnorthstatesutlry.com. The civilian boy pants are made out of period style corduroy. They have a yoke back, solid waist band, seam pockets and button fly. All button holes are sewn by hand
Details from oldnorthstatesutlry.com MacRae Trousers. These trousers are worn much higher on the waist than today’s jeans.
Coat: he likes the civilian sack coat from oldnorthstatesutlery.com in a coffee brown cotton (not the corderoy) with brass buttons like their Federal Jacket.
shirt – He likes white but with a more modern sleeve than Simplicity 5023