Someone asked me recently about measurements and yardage for this coat, so I figured I'd draw up a handy little diagram. It's really not much different at all from the Alcega "Silk gown for a...
Il Bronzino - Portrait of Maria, daughter of Cosimo I de Medici ca.1550
Ercole de’ Roberti - Bruto e Porzia - 1486-1490 circa - Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum
My over kirtle with under kirtle.
Italian Renaissance Coat: Zimarra by Morgan Donner. Now with 10% more diagrams!
Veil Instructions by eqos - Because REAL medieval ladies had modesty!
A great page with a variety of patterns for late period coifs.
A collection of multiple patterns for medieval hoods, including fabric-saving period patterns and easier modern patterns. I'd like to make a hood, I'll just need to figure out what kind of fabric to use :)
The holidays always seem to find me ill. This year wasn’t so bad, but I was down with a cold for over a week. I always think I’ll get some online stuff done with I’m convalescing,…
ab. 1545-1560 British School - Portrait of a Gentleman, probably of the West Family