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59036Re: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Early Tudor Costume

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  • Cynthia Ley
    Jun 1, 2012
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      I may be disremembering the exact title, but I believe there is a book
      out called "The Tudor Tailor" which covers the earlier Henrican stuff.
      It got good reviews, as I recall.

      Arlys
      >
      > Both of these sources are perfect for "early Tudor". Much simpler than
      > later Tudor. I think a headdress is so important to carry off the
      > impression....there are other headdresses besides a gable. A beginner
      > might have problems with fitting. The patterns available are of little
      > help, getting in some millinery time is useful. The Tudors Apprentice
      > has references that are better than most and show how to manage the
      > hair that keeps the gable in place. You might get a look at that as a
      > start.
      > Susana
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: Isabella D'Angelo <isabelladangelo@...
      > <mailto:isabelladangelo%40gmail.com>>
      > To: Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:Authentic_SCA%40yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Friday, May 25, 2012 8:26 AM
      > Subject: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Early Tudor Costume
      >
      >
      >
      > Hello!
      >
      > I would suggest the Period Pattern No. 51.
      >
      > http://stores.renstore.com/-strse-283/Early-Tudor-Patterns-for/Detail.bok
      >
      > However,t here are several other patterns out there that are easy to
      > tailor or work well as is for the early Tudor dress.
      >
      > http://www.kimiko1.com/research-16th/TudorWomen/index.html
      >
      > The website above should help you with documentation. She has provided
      > a lot of illuminations and portraits from that era.
      >
      > Sincerely,
      >
      > Isabella
      >
      > --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:Authentic_SCA%40yahoogroups.com>, "ssd0231" <sstoval3@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Hello all,
      > > My mother has decided (finally) on a time period unfortunately its
      > pretty narrow and not one I'm at all familiar with. Its 1480s-1510s,
      > so basically Henry VII's rein. She likes the early style gable hood
      > and dress style Elizabeth of York is portrayed in. Can anyone help me
      > with documentation? Its not for a competition or anything but I want
      > to get it right.
      > >
      > > Thanks, Sarah
      > >
      >
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