Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
A doublet is a man's snug-fitting buttoned jacket that was worn in Western Europe...Through the Tudor period, fashionable doublets remained close-fitting with tight sleeves, but acquired long skirts and elaborate surface decoration suchs as pinks (patterns of small cuts in the fabric), slashes, embroidery, and applied braid.[more and an image and links to others] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doublet_%28clothin...
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