Italian Partlets 1535 - 1585
Baroness Lorenzia di SimonettiPuget Room
A discussion on various styles of Italian partlets, why they were worn, the materials used to make them and how they were constructed.
There will be examples on display for purposes of discussing patterning options, and, due to the limited extant examples, the choices made in constructing them and the evidence supporting those choices.
Students should bring note taking supplies.