With a profusion of jewels and ornate trim the headwear of the Tudor ladies is a milliner's playground. A delicate coif, a swathe of rich velvet, a veil of silk chiffon...this period of history inspires some elegant miniature pieces. If you have a particular design in mind I will be happy to discuss it with you
'Katherine'.....An ornate 16th century french hood of cream velvet with gold scrolls and tiny ruby gems. The upper billament jewels are gold and ruby beads and the hood is piped in deep red with a slip of gold silk peeping through at the front edge. The veil is of heavy deep ruby velvet adorned with a gold leaf design and lined with gold silk. This lovely piece of millinery can be worn by a 12th scale doll.
Price 65.00 USD
'Marion'....A regal french hood created from deep green silk velvet with a centre band of gold inset with amber and emerald jewels. A rich display of gold, amber and ruby beads are along the upper edge of the hood the front edge is amber and cream velvet. The long veil is of black silk.
'Rosamund'...a stately french hood to be worn by a 12th scale lady. Based on a design from the early 16th century the stiffened hood is of black and gold with a tiny slip of deep green velvet showing at the front. A billament of ornate amber seed beads is interspersed with green red and blue alomg the upper side of the hood. The veil is of the loose snood style created from the softest wine claret silk velvet lined with gold and black
Price 65.00 USD
'Anne'.....An exquisite french hood of burgundy silk velvet overlaid with a rich black, gold and amber design. A centre billament of gold and black beads. The black silk veil falls freely to the back. Based on a design from 1540 this 12th scale version would add a unique touch to your Tudor scene.