Helmets - 11th-13th
The Plantagenet Chronicles 1154-1485 (Richard the Lionheart, Richard II, Henry V, Richard III)
Vikings extracted colors from roots, plants and insects. In addition, they could import dyes through trade in Constantinople and other trade hubs. (Photo: fargeneforteller.blogspot.no) Did you thin...
Reference, Armor & Arms
Edward III, King of England: my 23rd great-grandfather.
Pleated wool fragment from Gamla Lödöse, Västergötland, Sweden. Dated 1250 - 1349 CE, at the Statens historiska museum, via the Kringla database.
The Bliaut throughout 12th Century Europe Chartres: See the knife-pleats and the long sleeves with geometric trim on the edges. Notice that her sleeves are square at the bottom.
Sewing Construction: Bliaut
Medieval Cookery in the Netherlands
HenryVlll from in London. More
Anything Tudor Related