Linen doublet front with linen trim braid, repro of a model popular circa 1630s. Threadworked silk buttons, with waked linen buttonholes or fingerloop braid silk laces. The doublet has been made by Angela of Peggy's Necessities, but buttons, lacing, eyelets and buttonholes are my own - loving every minute of it!
A special jewel of costume and costume collection of Lippe State Museum is a courtly children dress from the Renaissance. It is decorated in the style of Spanish fashion and was worn by the Countess Catherine Lippe Lippe. She died on 19 May 1600 at the age of 6