Make the perfect lady's gown for the Northern Renaissance period of Elizabeth of York, Katherine of Aragon and Juana la Loca with our pattern.
Full size paper patterns for 1500s Early Tudor Lady's Gown based on pictorial references. Supportive kirtle and overgown included in package.
Fits busts 30½"-48" and waists 23"-41". All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.
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silk brocade or velvet
lightweight silk or fine linen for lining
5oz. linen for interlining
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Below is an excerpt from the historical notes you will receive as part of this pattern:
The Tudor Lady’s Gown in the 1500s and 1510s
Nothing exists in a vacuum and this is certainly true of the clothing of English noblewomen in the first years of the 16th century. The ensemble we call the Early Tudor Lady’s Gown as exemplified in portraits of Katherine of Aragon is the natural development of the gown and kirtle outfits of the 14th century.
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