TippetsBy Engeline VonFoxridg
Name of piece and what layer it represents:
Tippets. These represent the accessory layer.Period and origin of time:
The period of origin I am using is the 1300’s my persona is of Austrian decent so I am using Austria as the place.What material was used in period:
White fabric, I believe to be linen or they were made of fur.Material I used:
I used white linen. I used linen because I already had some and I like the way the white looks against the red of the dress.How I assembled the pieces:
What I did and the difference between: I put quarters in the end of my tippets to weight them down.
Lessons learned: I learned to better measure my arm.
An image from Bodleian Library MS Bodl. 264, a mid-fourteenth-century edition of the Romance of Alexander