The Medieval Tailor's Assistant: Making Common Garments, 1200-1500

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Ruth Bean, 2001 - Costume - 224 pages
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A comprehensive guide to making period clothes for living history, re-enactment, plays and pageants.

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User Review  - Rowntree - LibraryThing

An excellent resource for clothing of the high middle ages Many books on medieval clothing are intended for those wishing to build costumes rather than clothing, with information on how to make ... Read full review

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User Review  - noramunro - LibraryThing

I have two quibbles with this book. One is that I would like her to discuss some of her decisions about how certain items are cut (I can see where she got some of them, but I've been working on 15th C ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

Thursfield is an experienced cutter and dressmaker with a diploma in fashion and a special interest in medieval dress.

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