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Change the sleeves and this is the basic dress.  Note the white band around the neck.  Like?

Change the sleeves and this is the basic dress. Note the white band around the neck. Like?

Known as nogging, bricks stacked between the framing timbers alternate between basket weave and herringbone patterns.

Known as nogging, bricks stacked between the framing timbers alternate between basket weave and herringbone patterns.

powerful queens throughout history

powerful queens throughout history

Elizabeth of York: a Tudor of rare talent and one of England’s best queens | History Extra

Elizabeth of York: a Tudor of rare talent and one of England’s best queens | History Extra

"La Peregrina" 16th century part of royal spanish jewels was given to Mary Tudor of England.

"La Peregrina" 16th century part of royal spanish jewels was given to Mary Tudor of England.

Ancient Egypt Social Pyramid | King Tut – How is his life different to yours?

Ancient Egypt Social Pyramid | King Tut – How is his life different to yours?

The Royal House of Stuart created the Union of the Crowns in 1603 but would later witness a bloody civil war which changed the face of the monarchy forever

The Royal House of Stuart created the Union of the Crowns in 1603 but would later witness a bloody civil war which changed the face of the monarchy forever

Anne Boleyn's coat of arms: the Tudor coat of arms on the left half with the family coat of arms of her ancestors [distant and remote]. The Arms of Queen Anne are the first which exemplify the usage, introduced by Henry VIII, of granting to his Consorts "Augmentations" to their paternal arms. Quarterly of six: Duchy of Lancaster; Anjou-Naples; Aquitaine; Butler/Rochford indented; Thomas of Brotherton; and Warenne.

Anne Boleyn's coat of arms: the Tudor coat of arms on the left half with the family coat of arms of her ancestors [distant and remote]. The Arms of Queen Anne are the first which exemplify the usage, introduced by Henry VIII, of granting to his Consorts "Augmentations" to their paternal arms. Quarterly of six: Duchy of Lancaster; Anjou-Naples; Aquitaine; Butler/Rochford indented; Thomas of Brotherton; and Warenne.

9 Things You Should Know About the Wars of the Roses - Five hundred sixty years after it began, learn nine key facts about the bloody feud that permanently altered the course of British history.

9 Things You Should Know About the Wars of the Roses - Five hundred sixty years after it began, learn nine key facts about the bloody feud that permanently altered the course of British history.

The Tudor Monarch: Tudor Family Tree

The Tudor Monarch: Tudor Family Tree

Lord Henry Stewart Darnley, King Consort to Mary, Queen of Scots ~ extraordinarily handsome and charming.  Unfortunately, he was lazy, ambitious, immature, arrogant and liked to party. After Darnley murdered Mary's secretary and friend before the horrified eyes of his pregnant wife, Mary is believed to have eventually ordered Darnley's assassination under cover of an explosion so huge, it rocked nearby Edinburgh. They were the parents of King James I of England, successor to Queen Elizabeth…

Lord Henry Stewart Darnley, King Consort to Mary, Queen of Scots ~ extraordinarily handsome and charming. Unfortunately, he was lazy, ambitious, immature, arrogant and liked to party. After Darnley murdered Mary's secretary and friend before the horrified eyes of his pregnant wife, Mary is believed to have eventually ordered Darnley's assassination under cover of an explosion so huge, it rocked nearby Edinburgh. They were the parents of King James I of England, successor to Queen Elizabeth…

Mary, Queen of Scots

Mary, Queen of Scots

Bedroom at Thornbury Castle. Yes, Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn really did stay at the castle! (Six Wives of Henry VIII 2013)

Bedroom at Thornbury Castle. Yes, Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn really did stay at the castle! (Six Wives of Henry VIII 2013)

Joanna of Castile  (Spain ca.1479-1555) : -This portrait of Joanna was done in Flanders, ca 1500: it is a detail from the wings of theLast JudgementTriptych of Zierikzee, by the Master of Afflighem (Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium)- (Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)

Joanna of Castile (Spain ca.1479-1555) : -This portrait of Joanna was done in Flanders, ca 1500: it is a detail from the wings of theLast JudgementTriptych of Zierikzee, by the Master of Afflighem (Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium)- (Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)

Henry VIII of England 1491-1597 by Lady Finavon.  He was the 2nd son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York.  His quest for a male heir and the need to re-marry to do so, led him to bring about the English Reformation (including the creation of the Church of England as well as the Dissolution of the Monasteries) and his notoriety in marrying six times.

Henry VIII of England 1491-1597 by Lady Finavon. He was the 2nd son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. His quest for a male heir and the need to re-marry to do so, led him to bring about the English Reformation (including the creation of the Church of England as well as the Dissolution of the Monasteries) and his notoriety in marrying six times.

Queen Elizabeth I. My favorite royal of all time! Daughter of Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn.

Queen Elizabeth I. My favorite royal of all time! Daughter of Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn.