Elizabethan era

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Mostly theatrical gowns, some historical, some portraits for ideas

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© Lee Avison / Trevillion Images - tudor-medieval-woman-by-window

Trevillion Images Lee Avison HISTORICAL WOMAN BY WINDOW PE8

Lee Avison - HISTORICAL WOMAN BY WINDOW - People - Women

really cool way to secure girdle belt and absolutely beautiful adornments

really cool way to secure girdle belt and absolutely beautiful adornments

Dark Blue Taffeta Renaissance Dress 16th by FiorentinaCostuming

Dark Blue Taffeta Renaissance Dress 16th Century Italy | Etsy

This dress will be perfect for a period photosession, ball or wedding. It was designed after a famous Alessandro Allori picture of Eleonora di Don Garzia di Toledo di Pietro de Medici. Sleeves are laced to the bodice, which is historically correct for 16th century costume. Central golden stomack

Piero Tosi, for "Don Carlo". Teatro la Fenice, 1991.

Piero Tosi, for "Don Carlo". Teatro la Fenice, 1991.

This custom Renaissance sleeve was created by me, The Very Merry Seamstress. Want to see more? Visit www.verymerryseamstress.com . Don't see what you want? Send me an email with a sketch of what you're looking for. I can make any garment you need - whether it's a wedding gown, faire bodice or a highly-detailed, sculptured costume for a convention.

This custom Renaissance sleeve was created by me, The Very Merry Seamstress. Want to see more? Visit www.verymerryseamstress.com . Don't see what you want? Send me an email with a sketch of what you're looking for. I can make any garment you need - whether it's a wedding gown, faire bodice or a highly-detailed, sculptured costume for a convention.

Anna of Austria by edarlein on DeviantArt

Another one old work (2001), but I still like it. After the portrait of Anna of Austria, queen of Spain, spouse of Philip II. Anna of Austria

Scipione Pulzone (c. 1542 or 1543–1598, Italian) "Ritratto Pitti", detail

Scipione Pulzone (c. 1542 or 1543–1598, Italian) "Ritratto Pitti", detail

I thought I'd share a picture of me (and my boyfriend) at the Renaissance faire to show you what I look like and give you some inspiration. I made the dress myself using some of my favorite colors.

I thought I'd share a picture of me (and my boyfriend) at the Renaissance faire to show you what I look like and give you some inspiration. I made the dress myself using some of my favorite colors.