11th century clothing

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the fashion of the 11th century. Discover clothing ideas and inspiration for a truly unique and historical style.
Matilda of Flanders c.1100 Medieval Dress, Larp, Gothic, Middle Ages, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Medieval Woman, Century Clothing, 12 Century Clothing

By Lisa Marie Wilkinson The 1890-1914 period referred to as La Belle Époque (French for “Beautiful Era”) was a time of peace and national pride buoyed by scientific and technological discovery. This fashion era overlapped the Edwardian fashion era in Britain and is nostalgically viewed as a golden age in contrast to the stark world introduced by World War I. In France, those of wealth and privilege enjoyed the perks only the rich could afford, frequenting new entertainments such as the…

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Royal clothing in Kyivan Rus in the 10th-11th century. Modern reconstructions of costumes - Nationalclothing.org

Kyivan Rus’ was one of the largest and most powerful medieval countries in Europe. Most scientists and historians believe that its population consisted of Slavs and Vikings, mixed and stirred. So the clothing traditions and peculiarities of Kyivan Rus’ also are a combination of Slavic and Nordic features and customs. Here are striking wax figures of a local royal family dressed in period-correct costumes (the 10th-11th century). Not only the garments are accurate replicas but the wax figures…