• Imagining History

A Stone Age Fashion Guide for KS2 Students

Updated: Nov 6


Clothing:


Unlike Hollywood would like to have us believe, Stone Age people did not go around wearing fur undies and little else!


It was very cold during this era thanks to plentiful ice Ages, so prehistoric fashionistas would be clad head to toe in warm fur, just make sure you clean the animal’s hide out first – icky!






Jewellery:


Survival was very difficult in the Stone Age, but that didn’t mean ancient humans only wanted to wear boring furs – they wanted to look good too!


Around 75,000 years ago humans had made the first necklaces by stringing together shells.


They didn’t stop there, soon animal bones would be used to make jewellery too.



If you liked what you just read, why not consider donating to support the blog? It's thanks to awesome people like you that we are able to continue creating content for this History Resource.


Help keep these resources free by donating today! Any amount is greatly appreciated.


Further Reading:


Subscribe to Our
Newsletter

Receive updates on our latest blog posts* including new articles, history guides, arts & crafts ideas and more. 

Plus, it's all free!

*We will not spam you or pass your information onto any third parties. You can unsubscribe at any time using the links at the bottom of the email. For more information, see our Privacy Notice or email us at the address below.

Support Us

To keep this content free, forever.

  • RSS
  • YouTube
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Call Us
  • Email Us
School Workshops - Find Primary & Secondary Workshops for Schools

findschoolworkshops

Lancaster, England