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Historical Fashion - Renaissance Era by bitbyacullen on Polyvore featuring dresses, gowns, costumes, medieval, vintage, long dresses, women's fashion, long dress, medieval gown and costume

Historical Fashion - Renaissance Era by bitbyacullen on Polyvore featuring dresses, gowns, costumes, medieval, vintage, long dresses, women's fashion, long dress, medieval gown and costume

Armour padding instruction by Noctiped.deviantart.com on @deviantART

Armour padding instruction by Noctiped.deviantart.com on @deviantART

The 'everyday dress' is of a wool/linen weave in a white and green diamond pattern, probably from around 1550

The 'everyday dress' is of a wool/linen weave in a white and green diamond pattern, probably from around 1550

got some interesting stuff about drafting, even if it is for the 1300s!

got some interesting stuff about drafting, even if it is for the 1300s!

(2012-05) Board med bl.a. vikinge- og middelaldertøj

(2012-05) Board med bl.a. vikinge- og middelaldertøj

Archaeological Sewing a fabulous web site for the types of stitches used in the middle ages. http://heatherrosejones.com/archaeologicalsewing/wool.html#WSMisc

Archaeological Sewing a fabulous web site for the types of stitches used in the middle ages. http://heatherrosejones.com/archaeologicalsewing/wool.html#WSMisc

This shows correct placement of eyelets for spiral lacing.

This shows correct placement of eyelets for spiral lacing.

Medieval Sewing Techniques: Stitches, Seams & Sewing---also a link to other historic sewing

Medieval Sewing Techniques: Stitches, Seams & Sewing---also a link to other historic sewing

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Viking dress – pattern and instruction

viking dress More

Edge tape and eyelet  detail

Edge tape and eyelet detail

Girdle with Profiles of Half-Length Figures Ca. 1400 Italian    Date:      ca. 1400  Culture:      Italian

Girdle with Profiles of Half-Length Figures Ca. 1400 Italian Date: ca. 1400 Culture: Italian

Frontlace kirtle, pin on sleeves, chemise and simple head kerchief/cloth

Frontlace kirtle, pin on sleeves, chemise and simple head kerchief/cloth

FANTASY & MEDIEVAL WONDERFULL FASHION

FANTASY & MEDIEVAL WONDERFULL FASHION

Comfy summer gown, based off of Les Trés Riches Heures du duc de Berry juin haymaking from approx 1410

Comfy summer gown, based off of Les Trés Riches Heures du duc de Berry juin haymaking from approx 1410

Neck Hole Placement-- because I get asked about this constantly. Though I feel that with a keyhole, you need even *less* at the back. Tunic or Key Hole opening robes, Costumes Norse, Biblical, Goth or Caftan Read this information it is very useful.   Make a Neck/Key Hole template before cutting actual/fashion fabric. http://www.dragonlore.net/costuming/neckhole.php

Neck Hole Placement-- because I get asked about this constantly. Though I feel that with a keyhole, you need even *less* at the back. Tunic or Key Hole opening robes, Costumes Norse, Biblical, Goth or Caftan Read this information it is very useful. Make a Neck/Key Hole template before cutting actual/fashion fabric. http://www.dragonlore.net/costuming/neckhole.php

14th Century Sewing & Textile Information

14th Century Sewing & Textile Information