Maybe someone will write a book with all the information in it. Until
then I'll take your advice.
Jane Stockton wrote:
> The problem is that there are books on Elizabethan clothing and books on
> Elizabethan embroidery and rarely do the two meet!!
> The one I mentioned previously, Queen Elizabeths Wardrobe Unlocked
> is the best bet. It has detailed descriptions of clothing and embroidery.
> It isn't a how to book as such, but the basic stitches are available in
> just about any mundane embroidery book.
> So best bet is get a good book on Elizabethan clothing to see how it was
> used and a good mundane embroidery book to see how it was done.