Easy Costumes for 17th Century America?

Answer Clothing worn by early American colonists were practical, durable garments. In 17th-century America, nearly everyone had to work hard simply to stay alive. While most people worked the land raising... Read More »

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17th Century Men's Costumes?

The 17th century was a time of changes of all kinds in Europe and America, and fashion was no exception. While fashion changed significantly during the seventeenth century, there are several articl... Read More »

When was the 17th century?

The first century A.D. lasted from the year 1 to the year 100, which means that all subsequent centuries are labeled with a number one higher than the actual years they encapsulate. The 17th centur... Read More »

17th-Century Hairpieces?

The pomp and circumstance of the 17th-century royal courts was one to behold. Portraits of monarchs and their courts exude ceremony and wealth. The fashion trends of the time were set or broken by ... Read More »

Who was the 17th century pope?

Twelve different men served as the pope during the 17th century. The first pope during the 17th century, Pope Clement VIII served from 1592 to 1605. The last pope of the 17th century, Pope Innocen... Read More »