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Medieval Costume and How to Recreate It (1931)

by Dorothy Hartley (Author)

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Ideas mostly intended for theatre use. Many of the patterns look like they should work well. I really have to have one of those wide skirted dresses. ( )
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This unique reference classifies the clothes and accessories of the 12th through the 15th centuries along social lines. Garments of every type, from the wardrobes of peasants and nobility, appear in over 200 period illustrations and patterns. Helpful advice covers: choosing fabrics, placement of seams, draping and folding garments, more. 203 black-and-white illustrations.

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Provides descriptions of clothing and accessories worn from the twelfth through the fifteenth centuries, grouped by social group or standing, and includes instructions for creating medieval costumes, as well as notes on materials.

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