Tag: Modes et Costumes Historiques

Modes and Historical Costumes. “Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864

Auguste Racinet. The Costume History Hardcover – Illustrated, November 4, 2015
by Françoise Tétart-Vittu (Author)

Racinet's Costume History is an invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians; and a rich source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in clothing and style.

Baron and Baroness in the Reign of Charles VIII 1493

French, Baron, Baroness, middle ages, costumes, fashion,

France Baron and Baroness in the Reign of Charles VIII 1493 (France early renaissance period. Feudalism and late medieval life fashion of nobility in 15th century.) Related Posts:Jean de Montaigne, Reign… 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)

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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.


Women from around Paris, reign of Charles VII., 1443.

Costume, Femmes, Charles VII, 15th century, moyen age, modes

Women from around Paris, reign of Charles VII., 1443. French 15th century fashion, end of gothic, burgundian costume period. Related Posts:French ceremonial robes in the reign of Charles V, 1364.Parisian… 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)