Friday 5 May 2017

Getting Dressed as a Late Medieval Woman and Man - Joan Lennon

About a year ago, I posted on Getting Dressed as a Victorian Lady and today I'm sharing some videos about what lay beneath the luscious look of late medieval attire.  First, women's clothing, a layer at a time -

And since there have been requests for some insight into the undergarments of men as well, here we have the nitty gritty about braies (long baggy briefs), chemise (long-sleeved baggy undershirt), joined hose (laced to the doublet) and the ultimate shoulder pads -

From top to toe, for your education and delectation - they do look splendid!

Joan Lennon's website.
Joan Lennon's blog.
Silver Skin.

1 comment:

Linda said...

That was fun!