Here are some no-pattern sewing instructions for a simple Renaissance shirt. I've used this basic pattern to make shirts of various shapes and sizes as a costumer for plays. It has been so useful that I wanted to share it with you!
(Photos from this step copyright of Michael Maloney.)
You will need: -Bust -Waist -Hips -Nape of neck to middle of hips (or whatever length you want the shirt to be). We'll call this "Length Measurement". [pictured] -Bone of shoulder to wristbone. We'll call this "Sleeve Measurement". [pictured] -Around wrist