Elizabethan clothing

Step back in time and explore the exquisite fashion of Elizabethan clothing. From ruffled collars to elaborate gowns, find inspiration for your own Renaissance-inspired wardrobe.
Lettice Knollys - Great-niece of Anne Boelyn and granddaughter of Mary Boelyn, making her a cousin of Queen Elizabeth. She was the mother of the infamous Earl of Essex, whom Elizabeth had to execute. She married the Queen's favorite, Leicester, something Elizabeth never forgave and for which she had Lettice permanently banned from court. Lettice lived to be 91 years old - an incredible age for those times. She is buried beside Robert, "the best and dearest of husbands." Renaissance Mode, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Anne Boleyn, Mary Boleyn, Elizabethan Clothing, Elizabethan Era, Elizabethan Costume

Laetitia Knollys, Countess of Essex and Leicester (November 1543[1] - 25 December 1634), normally referred to as Lettice Knollys, was born in Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire. She was the mother of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, Queen Elizabeth I's famous courtier, she was also the mother of the remarkable Penelope, Lady Rich. In her second marriage, Lettice Knollys was wife to Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, Elizabeth's great favourite. Being a relative of Elizabeth on her mother's…

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