Related post: Last-minute Vestal Virgin (a pile of sheets and some yarn, basically) The Vestal Virgins were the six priestesses who tended the sacred flame of Vesta, goddess of the hearth, in ancient Rome. They were far and away the most privileged women in Roman society, and in fact they were the only women who […]
I think, it would be ingratitude if i havent given here at least one article about a source of such an inspiration as culture ( specific fashion) of ancient Greece. Period of ancient Greece, which is certainly admired by lots of people ( not only me) is the period, when the clothes were serving to people and not people to the clothes.It is the period, when women became human nymphs, walking…
Here are our collection of paper dolls and paper men that my daughters and I have created for our World History studies, Social Studies, Unit Studies, as well as for re-enacting Shakespeare plays, our favourite passages from classical stories, novels, plays, and movies. You may freely download these pages for your own personal use. I…
Roman female dress. Stylin' and Profilin', only Roman citizens were allowed to wear the short-sleeved shirt called a tunica. Women would add a stola ( full length tunic) and a palla (square shaped shawl). If wealthy, the servants would fix her hair and help her with her makeup: powder, rouge, and mascara. After choosing her jewelry and slipping on her sandals, she would be ready to eat a light breakfast and begin her day as the sun was rising.