The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0721 Wednesday, 5 April 2000.
Date: Wednesday, 5 Apr 2000 09:46:50 -0400
Subject: 11.0670 Costumes
Comment: Re: SHK 11.0670 Costumes
I think this is what you are looking for.
The wonderful website called The Costumer's Manifesto
<http://www.costumes.org/> has a wealth of information about such
details as buttons on the britches. If you don't find a quick answer
there, you can also write the proprietor, who is enormously helpful.