We are the mighty French from Mrs. Strombotnes AP english class. We are working with the play written by Shakespeare named Henry V. We are creating this site for the enjoyment and entertainment of those who wish to learn more.
- Joselyn Q, Kelly Mc, Heidi M
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
French Clothing 1400s-1500s
Fashion in 15th century Europe is characterized by a series of extremes and extravagances, from the voluminous gowns called houppelandes with their sweeping floor-length sleeves to the revealing doublets. Hats, hoods, and other headdresses assumed increasing importance, and were swagged, draped, jeweled, and feathered.