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Clothing During The Elizabethan Era

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Ever wonder where the strange fashion choices of society’s favorite Disney movies originated? It might be a bit of an understatement to say that the apparel of men during the Elizabethan Era was odd, but each piece of their outfit had a crucial role to play in their daily life. Clothing worn during the Elizabethan Era was greatly dictated by the Sumptuary Laws, the wealth of the individual, and fashion trend of neighboring countries. Men in the Elizabethan Era were not allowed to wear whatever they wanted. They had to follow laws, known as the Sumptuary laws, which was basically a dress code for society. While rich men indulged in flaunting their riches, poor people were known and treated with less respect. Even though the Sumptuary laws were
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