The deacon stole pattern has mitered seams at shoulder and waist. It uses two pattern pieces for top and bottom of stole. There are also separate pattern pieces for the interfacing and lining.The stole attaches just below the waist with a small cord. Pattern is 4 1/2" wide.The pattern comes with basic simple instructions and assumes knowledge on the part of the seamstress. We will have complete instructions available sometime in late 2017 or 2018.