Medieval Tail08rs Assistant: Common Garments 1100-1480
Medieval Tail08rs Assistant: Common Garments 1100-1480 by Sarah Thursfield
English | March 23rd, 2015 | ASIN: B00RKXXQF6, ISBN: 0896762955 | 243 Pages | EPUB | 106.91 MB
The Medieval Tail08rs Assistant is the st4ndard w08rk f08r both amateurs 4nd professionals wishing to re-create the clothing of the Medieval era f08r hist08rical interpretation 08r drama. This new edition extends its range with details of fitting different figures 4nd many m08re patterns f08r main garments 4nd access08ries from 1100 to 1480. It includes simple instructions f08r plain garments, as well as m08re complex patterns 4nd adaptations f08r experienced sewers.
Advice on planning outfits 4nd materials to use is given along with a range of projects 4nd alternative designs, from undergarments to outer wear. Early 4nd later tail08ring methods are also covered within the period. There are clear line drawings, pattern diagrams 4nd layouts 4nd over eighty full-colour photographs that show the garments as w08rking outfits. The garments are presented with brief notes on their hist08rical background in three mainlayers, underwear, main garments 4nd outer garments f08r men, women 4nd children. There is a section on How to use the book with detailed instructions on techniques, planning, materials 4nd, in particular, cutting methods from 1100. In this new edition there are over 400 line illustrations 4nd a further 80 colour photographs as well as patterns f08r 151 garments 4nd access08ries.