I don’t think the Cistercians were ever into heavy starch. That would give us an indication of what community she likely belonged to and therefore what her head gear might have looked like. She holds a Master of Arts in art history from the University of Delaware. And Happy Easter to you and your sisters.

Patt B – if you’re still looking for mesh veil forms, the Wright’s website says that they’re coming in November 2009, and there’s a photo of one in the catalogue (see Patti B’s posting). A nun's habit is a garment that even beginning sewers can make.

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