Category: Burgundian dress

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)

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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.


State-entry of Emperor Charles V. Costume cavalcade. Marshall of Flanders.

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Guelders Wars. The Guelders Wars was a warlike dispute over the Duchy of Guelders between the United Duchies of Jülich-Kleve-Berg and Emperor Charles V in 1543. The wars lasted from… Read More

Medieval Burgundy aristocracy costume.

German Renaissance aristocracy costume. Franz Lipperheide. Medieval Burgundy Nobleman fashion.

Medieval Burgundy aristocracy costume in 15th century. Renaissance fashion period Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Related Posts:Costume German aristocratic woman in… Read More

German patrician woman in Gothic costume.

German Renaissance Costume. Franz Lipperheide

German patrician woman in Gothic costume. Burgundy fashion. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Related Posts:Distinguished German woman in 1480.Costume German aristocratic woman… Read More

The Hennin or Reticulated Headdress of the 15th century.

Isabelle, Portugal, Philippe le Bon, Burgundy, court dresses, Hennin, Headdresses, middle ages, fashion

During the reign of Henry VI. a reticulated headdress of a different shape was worn. It was in favour in France from about 1410 onwards. Headdresses of the 15th century.

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)