Category: Middle Ages

Middle Ages costumes and fashion. Period between 700 to 15th century. Style of Byzantine, Carolingian, Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance.

Medieval Middle East clothing. Persian scholar dress in 1450.

Persian scholar costume 15th century.

Medieval Middle East clothing. Persian scholar dress in the 15th century. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Related Posts:Medieval Burgundian costume 1450.Medieval… Read More

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)

Literature

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.


Costume Burgundian Nobility. Princess with hunting falcon

15th century Burgundian princess costume. Medieval Burgundy dress. Gothic fashion.

[su_note note_color=”#e3fdbf”] Princess with hunting falcon at the beginning of the 15th century. [/su_note] Costume Burgundian Nobility.  Sheets for costume design. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Germany. Associated to: Historical and folk costumes… Read More

Medieval Burgundian prince costume 15th century.

Medieval Burgundy prince costume. Gothic fashion. 15th century dress.

Medieval Burgundian prince costume 15th century. “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Related Posts:Medieval Burgundian prince costume 1450.Medieval Burgundian costume 1450.Medieval Burgundy aristocracy… Read More

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)