Making a Spanish Farthingale | a complex sewing project that looks great under this kirtle shown here. Can't even imagine what it was like to wear these as regular undergarments! Read through this thorough tutorial to see how it is done. Really impressive!
TUDOR STYLE Queen Claude, Anne of Bretagne's daughter, is wearing the updated version of 'French Hood', of which her mother made famous. Also with French fashion, the skirt worn by Claude is wider and more round then her mother's more loose skirt.
Cockatrice: Extant Dresses in Pisa: Updates on sewing and construction techniques from the Costume Colloquium Florence. century dress with a very dropped and rounded front waistline to the bodice. It is of a bright green cut velvet.