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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 …

April 16, 2019

Fan girl to cover girl

The Tudor Tailor had the pleasure of hosting one of our first US hosts recently when Harlie Des Roches joined the team to test patterns and model her …

April 15, 2019

Who was The Typical Tudor? Save the date to find out

Save the weekend of Friday 3 to Sunday 5 April 2020 to be among the first to see copies of The Tudor Tailor’s new book. Research for The …

April 11, 2019

Red underwear – Racy, religious or respectable?

An exciting range of red fabrics is now available from The Tudor Tailor which makes it easy to reconstruct appropriate underwear for the well-dressed …

April 30, 2018

Artfully dressed: women in the art world

Jane and Ninya feature in an exciting exhibition at the Weiss Galley in London from Wed 16 to Thurs 31 May. Photographer Carla van der Puttelaar has …

February 13, 2018

Sea gowns and pantaloons and buckram, oh my!

A great article about our recent Massachusetts trip. https://www.mtholyoke.edu/media/sea-gowns-and-pantaloons-and-buckram-oh-my-0

January 22, 2017

Cassocks emerge from the Data Batcave

Jane and Ninya disappeared into the Data Batcave in Copenhagen (with intern Hannah, pictured far left) for a week to begin the New Year with  The …

December 4, 2016

The Tudor Tailor’s Christmas crackers – a sell-out success, …

The Tudor Tailor is celebrating the five-year anniversary of the publication of  The Queen’s Servants  this month with some exciting announcements. …

November 20, 2016

Knitting by royal appointment – then and now

Margery Trollope, aka Jane, presented her early modern knitting research in Copenhagen recently. She was part of the Centre for Textile Research’s …