Elizabeth 1

As the project for a textile course I research the details of this costume and recreated it in model form:

Making the doll

The chemise

The corset (pair of bodies)

The farthingale

The petticoat

The kirtle and forepart

The gown

The undersleeves

The gown sleeves
  • Arnold J. Queen Elizabeth’s wardrobe unlock’d, V&A publications 1988

The hair

The French hood
  • http://www.elizabethancostume.net/headwear/frenchhood.html

Girdle and jewellery