Category: French fashion history

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

Gallic Headdresses. Merovingian.

Gallic, Headdress, gaul, merovingian, fashion history

Gallic Headdresses. Merovingian fashion era. Part XII. – GAUL Plate 7. Related Posts:Gallic Busts. Merovingian. The comfortable costumes of the…Ancient Gallic cloaks. Merovingian fashion history.The comfortable costumes of the fashionable… Read More

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Couture: then and now Clothes define people. A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically.


Chefs du Tournoi au 14ème siècle. Chevaliers joutes.

Tournament leaders. 14th century. Knights in battle. Medieval, Gothic. Burgundy Costume History.

14ème siècle. Chevaliers dans la bataille. Le chevalier aux armoiries d’hermine a le casque orné d’une couronne d’or surmontée de deux cornes blanches mouchetées d’hermine, et d’une espèce de léopard jaunâtre.

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)