The Tudor Tailor team aims to provide research, resources and inspiration for people who enjoy learning about 16th century dress - for fun, for educational projects, for reenactment events, for heritage sites, for stage plays or for screen productions. Please visit the Research page (coming soon) to discover more about our ongoing work, the Shop to buy books and resources for making costume and the Talks & Events page to see our range of presentations. The Tudor Tailor team is headed by Ninya Mikhaila and Jane Malcolm-Davies (see 'About us' for more information). Join our Facebook community to send us your comments, questions or suggestions.
Detail of a painting by Sophie Ploeg featuring Schole-House lace from The Tudor Tailor

We've been getting things ready for a busy week next week. We'll be filming in a church in London for the BBC tudor documentary, again on Wednesday at Hampton Court Palace and then off to Chicago on Thursday ready for Friday's talk and a weekend of workshops at the Silver Lining Sewing Studios! ...

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Scott O'keeffeWhen is the BBC programme coming on22 hours ago

Rachel Jardine^ Scott, we're delivering in time for broadcast in January. No definites yet, but I think it's going out alongside the TV adaptation of Wolf Hall.6 hours ago

Meggie ReidI wish I could be there <3 xx 1 hour ago