Making Late Medieval Menswear

Meridith Towne
This practical book highlights the key garments essential for late medieval men as seen in pictorial, archaeological and written sources. Each project makes the construction of a medieval capsule wardrobe accessible to everyone interested in this fascinating period of history. Written by a leading dress historian and costume maker, the book also explains the historical context of England’s textile industries and the international trade networks they were part of.
Making Late Medieval Menswear by Meridith Towne

About the author

Meridith Towne creates and provides consultation on historical clothing for heritage sites and museums nationwide, including the Royal Armouries, English Heritage and The National Trust. She offers talks on a range of sartorial and historical subjects and is a member of The History Wardrobe team.