Beaded Brocade jacket                                  page  1   2   3
     I found this wonderful fabric at Pennsic. I decided that I wanted to make a version of the embroidered jacket to wear with my kirtles.  Although it is difficult to see in the images, I beaded the various patterns in the brocade with glass beads of matching color.

Left- Jacket with green wool kirtle
Above- front view


Period example