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The Medieval Tailor's Assistant: Common Garments 1100-1480

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The Medieval Tailor's Assistant is the standard work for both amateurs and professionals wishing to re-create the clothing of Medieval England for historical interpretation or drama. This new edition extends its range with details of fitting different figures and many more patterns for main garments and accessories from 1100 to 1480. It includes simple instructions for ...more
Paperback, 239 pages
Published May 30th 2015 by Costume & Fashion Press/Quite Specific Media (first published March 23rd 2015)
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A little bit limited as far as variety, style, and local/regional differences go, but an invaluable resource for making period-authentic clothing.
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An excellent resource for those researching dress and attire of the period. Historical fiction writers would be well served to keep this book on their shelf and use for reference as needed.
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