Eleri Lynn is a fashion historian and curator at Historic Royal Palaces.
"Lynn ably demonstrates the central importance of clothes: their meaning; manufacture; care; and legacy. Lavishly illustrated and engagingly written, it reveals the Tudors in a whole new light."--Tracy Borman, Historians Favourites 2017, BBC History "Along with the sumptuous photographs of fabrics, objects, and paintings, the book offers a great deal of information about the social meaning of dress as a form of 'competitive magnificence.'"--Douglas Bisson, Choice