costumes

The Greek Collection

In the ancient world, Greece was the undisputed leader of style and the arts. Because of this, the style of Roman dress is very similar and we have used the same patterns for some of the costumes, but printed them in different colours. Both cultures wore robes of draped cloth and male fashions were shorter in length than women's.

Peasant Boy 21

A simple short tunic with a belt or girdle was usual for work. The fabric was sometimes dyed with earth pigments and this would have been considered unacceptable for a formal occasion, showing the lowly status of the wearer.

Size 7-8