Latest News

September 15, 2020

‘He that will have a cake out of the wheat must tarry the …

Work continues apace on  The Typical Tudor: reconstructing everyday 16th century dress .  However, The Tudor Tailor is sorry to announce that Jane …

June 6, 2020

‘Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, creeps in this petty …

Typical Tudors had a great deal to celebrate in June. Jane and Ninya invite  you to join them in a full day’s …

April 28, 2020

‘The best laid plans of mice and men go oft awry’ – Robert …

Much has happened since the last Tudor Tailor news went live. The  Missing Persons  conference and exhibition in Nottingham were to have taken place …

February 11, 2020

Bring up the bodies!

A previously unpublished 16th century garment will take centre stage at Nottingham’s historic courtroom as part of the  Missing Persons  conference …

January 6, 2020

Don’t keep it under your hat – unless it’s linen!

The Tudor Tailor team are throwing their hats into the ring with collaborative work on  the history of headwear. Here's …

December 7, 2019

Knitting by numbers: Typical Tudor teamwork, timelines and …

The Typical Tudor  will break new ground in the reconstruction of 16th century adult dress with detailed instructions for knitted garments. …

November 7, 2019

How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! - …

Dress historian Hilary Davidson is on board for The Tudor Tailor’s  Missing Persons  conference next April. She will bring all the evidence for …

September 5, 2019

Fashion forensics to the fore in the case of the Missing …

Jane and Ninya had a grand day out in and around Portsmouth, home of the  Mary Rose , this week to recruit more specialists to the search for  The …

June 19, 2019

‘O Wall, O sweet, O lovely Wall’ - A Midsummer Night's …

The Early Bird deadline for  The Typical Tudor  launch and conference in April 2020 has been extended by just 24 hours to celebrate midsummer and the …

June 7, 2019

A curator, an historian and a judge walk into a bar ...

The Tudor Tailor’s  Missing Persons conference in Nottingham features an unlikely line-up for the courtroom drama on Saturday 4 April 2020. Jane and …

May 19, 2019

Missing persons: Who Were the Typical Tudors? Friday 3 to …

Join an exciting courtroom drama to witness the evidence for these elusive missing persons go on public trial and be part of the official launch of …

May 6, 2019

Read all about it! The Typical Tudor set for April 2020 …

Jane and Ninya are pleased to announce that the eagerly-awaited update and expansion of The Tudor Tailor is scheduled for publication in April …