Early 17th century Italian peasant attire/costume, made to measure.

The gown includes: one linen smock (=shirt), one kirtle made of linen, one petticoat made of linen and one apron made of linen or cotton (all garments will be as shown in pictures).
The bodice is reinforced with spiral steel bones (not visible), lined with fabric made by natural fibers and has a spiral lacing on the sides: the eyelets/ grommets are hand-covered by silk thread. The kirtle skirt it's pleated (cartridge pleats), lined and has a decoration with three parallel ribbons near the dress hem.
The smock/chemise is pleated like in the picture and reaches a mid calf length; the cuff is closed by ribbons.
The petticoat is pleated (cartridge pleats) at the waist and has a decoration made with a different linen color near the hem.
The apron is made of linen or cotton.

Corset, coif, breeches and pockets are not included in this listing, but they can be requested: see the following “custom orders” section.
Please note: this type of dress requires the correct corset t to achieve the correct silhouette.

The gown will be made in the color/colors of your choice: please send a message to know the available combinations or if you want/prefer wool fabric.
*fabric or color availability depends on the suppliers and can change from season to season*
Any design/fabric change and/or any addition of decorative details must be requested before purchase and involve a variation in costs; your fabric choice must be communicated before purchase.
A diagram to take the necessary measurements will be sent to you after the purchase.

Custom orders:
any request of
-design changes of the gown design or fabric (wool for example)
-design changes of decorative elements (embroideries, etc )
-made to measure corset /undergarment/ coif/ pockets/ breeches
must be requested before purchase, because they involve a variation in costs and processing time.

For an estimate, please send an email at elainecouture.info@gmail.com

Processing time:
After the purchase, the fabric selection and receiving your measurements it takes about 2 / 3 month for the peasants attire/costume to be completed.

Your bespoke order will take part of a production cycle in which other garments and accessories are created. For this reason it's recommended to order your gown in advance of your event/historical re-enactment/wedding date because not always it will be possible to speed your custom order.

This gown will be shipped via DHL Express. Shipping is always tracked but it's recommended to choose the insured shipping.

Shipping for EU countries takes 2 business days.

Shipping for non EU countries takes from 3 to 6 business days.
For countries outside the European Union: custom charges are not included in the shipping or item price. Customs charges are to be covered by the customer at delivery.

Payment plans:
To see the policies for payment plans: https://en.elainescouture.com/rateizzazioni-pagamenti

Company policy:
the item is non-refundable and non retournable: please be careful while taking your measurements and follow the diagram that will be provided to you.

Early 17th century italian peasant attire - bespoke