Church Vestments and Textiles by Margery Roberts

Sewing Church Linens by Elizabeth Morgan.

Vestments for All Seasons by Barbara Dee Baumgarten.

Greek Priestess of Demeter with long-sided diploidion

Ancient, Greek, clothing, ampechonion, diploidion, Priestess, Demeter, costume
Priestess of Demeter (Ceres) with long-sided diploidion or ampechonion.

Priestess of Demeter (Ceres) with long-sided diploidion or ampechonion.

Illustration, damasks, ornament
Ancient Greece
The Women’s toilet of ancient Greece. Cosmetics, beauty products.

The Women’s toilet of ancient Greece. Cosmetics, beauty products.

The Women's toilet. Ancient Greek cosmetics, beauty products, hair care, mirrors and jewelry boxes. The fragrances, the dyeing of hair.

Note:  Greek Statue of Pallas Athena wearing the peplos and diploidion.

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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)