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Embroidered Cotte

 

   Cotte is made of light cotton. Oval neck opening and sleeves-ends is embroidered by vinous thread and beads. Sleeves are decorated by cross pattern. The aim was to create simple fitted not over decorated dress. Ca 1350.
  On the next page you can see the combination of this cotte and dark blue surcotte.

 
Tailor's - Jirina Myskova, part 1
Copyright Martina a Martin Hřibovi 2006
Tailor's - Jirina Myskova, Embroidered Cotte, part 2