look at information about medieval women's clothing.
cover what buying options were available and to whom, custom made
clothing, the way clothes were cleaned and stored, what the clothes
were called, a look at interpreting costume when depicted in historical
art and the laws made by royalty which governed what the rest
of the population could and couldn't wear, down to the fabric
and furs which could and couldn't be used and by whom. These laws
were known as Sumptuary Laws.
The pages which look at aspects of
women's clothing generally are as follows:
Clothes for the classes: Peasant, Working Class, Merchant Class
and Noblewomen. New or secondhand? Custom made or off the rack?