renaissance Newsletter


August 10 2006 Renaissance Newsletter

Here's the latest set of articles from the Renaissance site at A matched set! So for all of you planning your fall wardrobes, take some advice from history:

Women's Renaissance Fashion
Clothing for women in the Renaissance was made up of the same basic parts whether you were noble or peasant. Skirts and bodices dominated the day from the sixteenth century into the late eighteenth century, and only fell out of favor in Europe and the new world with the French revolution.

Renaissance Men's Fashion
Though fashion changed a lot in the Renaissance, and though clothing varied by region and by economic class there are some basic points that remained the same throughout Europe.

Have fun passing this message along to family and friends, because we all love free knowledge!

Happy History Hunting!

Alena K Shumway, Renaissance Editor

One of hundreds of sites at

You are currently subscribed to a BellaOnline newsletter, sponsored by

To unsubscribe from this newsletter, click on the link below:

Unsubscribe from the Renaissance Newsletter

Online Newsletter Archive for Renaissance Site

Master List of BellaOnline Newsletters

Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map