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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 …

October 16, 2016

Pies and petticoats

The Tudor Tailor is happy to announce that the search for a source of frizado fabric has at last proved successful! But the quest has not been easy – …

April 1, 2016

Heads up for a new Tudor Tailor pattern

For some time now, Ninya and Jane have received requests for a pattern for women’s headwear characteristic of the 16 th  century, especially the …

March 19, 2016

Ten, Ten, Let’s Do It Again!

Today, Jane and Ninya are celebrating The Tens. It’s been ten years since  The Tudor Tailor  was published in March 2006. Since then, the book has …