Excelent analysis of Antwerpen Dress in the late 16th century
Wonderful 17th century toile jacket by American Duchess!
Pair of bodies worn over a high-necked smock - note the bodies are low and very wide, with adjustable straps - so they can be worn with very low-cut gowns ;)
Woman's pink silk waistcoat with blue embroidery, English 1610-20. Waistcoats were worn with petticoats (skirts) and loose gowns over the top, accessorised with fine lace cuffs and ruffs or bands (collars). The waistcoat has been altered twice
English, 1600, leather
British Jacket 1616
late sixteenth century loose-headed pins
Adriaen Van De Venne, (Watercolor) A Milkmaid, 1625
The Virtual Museum of Métis History and Culture_ VIDÉO Advanced Métis Finger Weaving
1620 - 1640 corset & stays & stomacher. Red satin over linen twill, edged with pale blue silk ribbon.