romanticillusions: Aside from Anne’s execution gown, my absolute favorite costume in the entire show. Where did this pic come from? I’ve never seen it, it’s pretty! And I agree, this was my favourite of Kitty’s gowns, she looks gorgeous in blue.
Tudor dress based on the one Catherine Howard may have worn. On display at Gainsborough Old Hall, Lincolnshire. Henry VIII visited Gainsborough twice; once in 1509 and again in 1541 with the doomed Queen Catherine Howard. The Queen was accused of indiscretions both at Gainsborough and Lincoln and was executed.
A re-creation of a Tudor gown ala Queen Catherine Howard, fifth wife of Henry VIII, for display at Gainsborough Old Hall, to commemorate Henry and Catherine’s visit made as part of Henry’s Northern Progress in 1541.
Gown worn by Queen Elizabeth I Elizabeth I was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty