costumes

The Roman Collection

Based upon the Greek style of dress, Roman society had a number of rules that citizens had to adhere to. The colours of their clothes denoted the rank of society - purple was reserved for those of senatorial rank.

Wealthy Girl 21

The 'Chiton' style from Greece was used for everyday and ornamented with brooches and beads. The female version of the toga became known as the 'palla' and was also used as a head covering or hood. Fashion became very competitive and fine fabrics with metal thread, silks or furs were highly sought after.

Size 7-8