Clothing & Textiles

As with all forms of art, cloth and clothing during the Renaissance enjoyed an introduction to variety and luxury, depending upon one´s social standing and geographic location.

A Renaissance Woman's Clothing star
This is a view of what a Renaissance woman in Italy would have worn, and how that compares to today.

Celtic Renaissance Clothing star
A common item of clothing worn by people in Scotland and Ireland during the Medieval and Renaissance periods was the Leine.

Renaissance Clothing star
The rebirth that happened in the Renaissance affected all aspects of life from politics to art to education and everything in between. Nothing escaped the change including the styles of clothing worn by the people of the time.

Renaissance Color Myths star
Renaissance color myths got you miffed? Find out the real scoop on the Renaissance Rainbow.

Sumptuary Laws in the Renaissance star
Summary and description of sumptuary laws in the Renaissance

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