Five simple techniques can make a wide range of jewelry to provide the finishing touch to your Tudor or Renaissance outfit.
Making a new outfit for a young Tudor lady.
Part 2: foresleeves, forepart, kirtle layers, and revisiting the smock.
A close look at an authentic Victorian dress, with many photos, construction and sewing details, and fashion plates of the time.
Making sense of ladies' underwear 1876-82.
2: What to wear over the corset and under the dress, plus fabrics.
Hecklinger's Ladies Garments, published in 1886, includes wonderful engravings of fashionable trimmings. We add the instructions!