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Various Jackets – [1556 Kentwell]

These were the last things that I made before Kentwell, and one is utterly shapeless for BB, and the other started off life as the waistcoat in tudor tailor, but I abandoned that as my wool was too thick for … Continue reading

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mend and do! Sept 2012

Well, I decided before getting too carried away with making some new things for next year that I should,really, fix the things from this year! Not too much needs a major fix, but lots of little fixes. The only real … Continue reading

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Moth Alert!

Hmm, winter is coming and I have had a definite sighting of a clothes eating moth! This is the beast! Is my wool safe? Is it secure? Unfortunately not, I have piles of it about. mostly in the sunlight – … Continue reading

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Making Tudor Costume – Year 2 [ Kentwell 1559] 2013

Having re-enacted this year and looked most closely at various clothes others were wearing, i have a list of what I will make for next year. definites: 2 x posh shifts for SB – possibly a square neck one and … Continue reading

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A onepiece tudor linen coif [Kentwell 1559]

Having successfully clothed the 4 of us for Kentwell in 2012/1556 I have returned to make some improvements for next year! [or maybe even Michaelmas if we do that] . On my list is to try a few coif designs … Continue reading

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