In boy's sizes 4 through 14, this Boy's Drop Sleeve Shirt Pattern will let you make a shirt that was standard apparel in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries in North America. It may be made of calico, muslin, linen or wool and is roomy and comfortable for work and play. This pattern is the early period style Drop Sleeve Shirt without a yoke. There is a short stand-up collar variation included along with your choice of tucks or gathers for fullness. It may also be decorated with ribbons to make an unusually striking shirt for traditional affairs.