Rich Elizabethan women wore a lot of clothes each day. They wore a thick petticoat. Over this went a bodice and a skirt. The skirt washeld up by hoops and padded at the hips. An outer bodice and skirt went over this and on top of that there was a gown, which went down to the floor.
Rich men wore a linen shirt and a tight-fitting jacket called a doublet. Over there was another jacket which came out over the hips. They wore stockings and padded breeches instead of trousers. Most wore a velvet or fur hat.
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