Renaissance Faire (although the traditional American Spelling is "Renaissance Fair Costumes", the fair itself uses the more untraditional spelling of adding the "e" to faire). These Renaissance costumes are very detailed and quite beautiful to see in person. In the photo below you can see the detailed black work that is done on her shirt.
I will start by showing some of the detail work on the "Queen Elizabeth 1" Renaissance Faire costume which is quite intricate starting from the top of her head. The actress has her hair braided and then her
Kudos to "Hanna Longdo" who is the talented actress that portrayed the character "Queen Elizabeth 1" for the Southern California Renaissance Faire's 50th Anniversary Season.
There was a very interesting selection of Renaissance Faire clothing at the faire this year too which I will post about later.