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Wellington Festival - Gloriana
Thu 13 October 2016, 13:00 – 16:00 BST
Sixteenth Century Apparel - Fashion Through The Ages
'An Anatomy of Abuses', the title taken from the book of the same name published in 1583 by the puritan writer Philip Stubbs.
Exploring apparel in 16th Century England will include:
Dressing a high status lady and gentleman, from their underpinnings to outer wear.
Discovering details about the fashion and fabrics of the different levels in 16th Century society.
Charting the changes in fashion styles from late 15th Century to early 17th Century.
Trying on costumes and accessories.