Dressing Ye Part — Part Two

On January 30, 2009, Posted by , In 16th century,17th century,Blog, tagged in ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Dressing Ye Part — Part Two

Being a Treatise on the Clothing Befitting a shop Proprietess in the late 16th and 17th centuries.

Dressing Ye Part — Part One

On January 29, 2009, Posted by , In 16th century,17th century,Blog, tagged in ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Dressing Ye Part — Part One

Being a Treatise on the Clothing Befitting a shop Proprietess in the late 16th and 17th centuries. Kass plans an outfit that goes with what she is, a merchant.

You Think You Have It Ruff

On January 28, 2009, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in , , With Comments Off on You Think You Have It Ruff

Making a soft ruff following an extant Dutch example.

A Needlelace Shirt

On July 6, 2007, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in , With Comments Off on A Needlelace Shirt

details of a needlelace shirt

A Survey of Common Women’s Clothing 1660-1680

A survey and discussion of genre art of the period 1660-1680 in order to get a good picture in my head of the types of clothing worn by common women in this time period

A Linen-on-Linen Doublet

On July 5, 2007, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in , With Comments Off on A Linen-on-Linen Doublet

Details of a linen and linen doublet in the V&A museum.

The Effigy Bodys

On July 1, 2007, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in ,, , With 2 Comments

A reconstruction of the bodys or corset worn by the effigy of Elizabeth I in Westminster Abbey

Fashionable Women’s Clothing in the Jacobean Period

An overview of fashionable women’s clothing in the Jacobean period, 1603-1620s.

Fashionable Men’s Clothing in the Jacobean Period

On June 8, 2007, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in , , With Comments Off on Fashionable Men’s Clothing in the Jacobean Period

Fashionable Men’s clothing in the Jacobean period

Fashionable Women’s Clothing in the Stuart Period

On June 7, 2007, Posted by , In 17th century, tagged in , With Comments Off on Fashionable Women’s Clothing in the Stuart Period

Fashionable women’s clothing in the Stuart period.