My first ever costume, worn to my first SCA event. 1590s. Black velvet, 1550s. Brown velveteen winter dress, 1520s. Blue cotton summer dress, 1520s. Plum embroidered and pearled damask court dress, 1580s Red embroidered court dress with embroidery in gold and pearls, 1510s Black and gold dress and over-gown, with gold cord couching and pearls. c1500

Green velvet Florentine court gown with cloth-of-gold, couching and pearling.  

A Venetian 'falling' ruff, with machine bobbin-made lace and pearls. 1570 - 1590s A Venetian Muff, c1590 A Venetian Ventuolo or Flag Fan 

A pouch based on an extant Frech example, c1590


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