Lady's Italian Renaissance Blue brocade gamurra and gold giornea (previous page) according to Italian fashion (1485). Beside dress consists of white silk camicia with embroidery around neck and writs, embroidered flax braies and silk stocking. Everything is handmade.
Ancient Roman Kitchen: Parthian Chicken (Pullum Particum) from recipes of Apicius
Early Middle Ages, cyclas, or surcote with round neckline and wide armholes
LOVE the color contrasts on this Italian. Thinking if my green Italian gown turns out well, I'll have to make a giornea (the blue overdress/coat) to go with it.
Corisande Cotehardie, love the hair and veil!
Philosophy Presenting the Seven Liberal Arts to Boethius (detail), attributed to the Coëtivy Master, in the Consolation of Philosophy, about 1460–70
Emilia in the rosegarden (Teseida) detail - 1400–1500 in European fashion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Countrywoman Medieval Dress Tunic Garb with Surcoat and Medieval Hat. $212.00, via Etsy.