What are some questions we can ask about Fashion during the Elizabethan Age?

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What was the purpose of covering so much of the body?

Why did they use the materials that were used?

Did different materials and colors represent social classes and how?

What did colors represent?

How long would it take to get dressed?

What were the different parts to an upperclass man or woman's dress?

How many outfits would a noble have?

How did theatres get their costumes?

How long would it take to create a dress under the primative conventions they had?

What items would be used to make different colors in material?

What is worth knowing about Queen Elizabeth's clothing?

Did she set the standard of dress for noblewomen?