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This is a great example of how to make a century ruff. A ruff is a stiff, wide ruffle that is worn around the neck. Costume Tutorial, Cosplay Tutorial, Cosplay Diy, Renaissance, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Costume Patterns

Walking Through History - with Jasper and Angela

Walking Through History - with Jasper and Angela. 25K likes. We are Jasper and Angela from the Netherlands. We have a great passion for history. Angela...

One of the most spectacular examples of an embroidered costume appeared in Shakespeare in Love. This is Queen Elizabeth I (played by Judy Dench) in the 'Peacock' gown. The designer is Sandy Powell Renaissance Mode, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Dresses, Theatre Costumes, Movie Costumes, Ballet Costumes, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Elizabethan Costume

Disney Trip -- One Last Day of Fun

Our final morning came a tad too early. We had to have our suitcases packed and lined up next to the busses by 7:15 a.m. That means that we were up and moving really early. So early that this was still "playing" when I left my room. After that, we had a few moments for breakfast before loading up again... in performance clothes... I then discovered just how cruel some of my charges could be. I mean look at this. Connie stabbed Mickey in the head repeatedly every morning.... Yep, she set…

Dressing Jacket 1885 Featured, is an excellent example of a dressing jacket from the period of the late to the The combination of the ribbon and lace add an elaborate touch which is very typical of fashions from this time. 1880s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Outfits, 19th Century Fashion, Moda Vintage

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Dressing Jacket 1885 Featured, is an excellent example of a dressing jacket from the period of the late 1880s to the mid-1890s. The combinat...

Tudor Costume — Elizabeth I’s Black Gown (“The Lost Colony” at. Elizabethan Costume, Elizabethan Fashion, Tudor Fashion, Elizabethan Era, Tudor Dress, Medieval Dress, Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Fashion

Haute Couture in the USA

Haute Couture in the USA does exist, but not where you'd expect. From time to time I help out at a costume shop owned by a woman I've know ...

Mary Tudor by Hans Holbein. Mary Tudor - born in Greenwich, was the daughter of Katharine of Aragon and King Henry VIII. Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Fashion, Marie Tudor, Dinastia Tudor, Tudor History, British History, Die Tudors

Hans Holbein + The Tudors

I wanted to do a chapter on the Tudors because all of my life I have lived near to Hampton Court Palace. I used to drive past it every day o...

The Northern Renaissance Chemise is pulled out from the openings on the panings on her shoulder. Thought to be Lady Helena Snakeborg, Marchioness of Northampton by an artist of the British School, (Tate Gallery) Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Elizabethan Costume, Elizabethan Fashion, Elizabethan Era, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Elizabethan Clothing

‘A Young Lady Aged 21, Possibly Helena Snakenborg, Later Marchioness of Northampton’, Unknown artist, Britain, 1569 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘A Young Lady Aged 21, Possibly Helena Snakenborg, Later Marchioness of Northampton’, Unknown artist, Britain, 1569 on display at Tate Britain. A number of portraits from the 1560s seem to be by the painter of this work, whose identity is unknown. Characteristic features include the angle at which the face is presented and the soft treatment of the hair. The sitter may be Elizabeth I’s maid of honour, Helena Snakenborg, who became a powerful figure at court. In 1565 she had…

The Radclyffe: The "Grey-clyfffe" Dress Renaissance Fair Costume, Renaissance Costume, Medieval Costume, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Bristol Renaissance Faire, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Elizabethan Gown

The "Grey-clyfffe" Dress

This is the most recent of my completed projects. This dress I designed January 2010 for my continued portrayal of Mistress Mary Radclyffe ...