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Living History At Tattershall Castle, Lincolnshire

I wanted to change one of the photos from Saturdays visit to Tattershall Castle of the re-enactment that was taking place, to monochrome.  I also wanted a photo with no modern bodies, so that it had a timeless feel, luckily I had one.   18 more words

Photographs

1941 England?

Actually a steam railroad re-enactment in England last summer.  It was amazing- all the costumes, props and steam trains-true afficionados.

People

1885 Riding Habit - tutorial

 One of the articles ( well, two in one, actually) I originally wrote for Your Wardrobe Unlock’d – It is a long and a detailed tutorial, hopefully targeted at folks who would like to make their own stuff… I do make historical habits as  commissions, if you are interested, please check… 4,995 more words

Dressmaking

A brilliant weekend

Apologies for the lack of posts recently. A very hot and relaxing holiday in Spain followed by one of the best Tewkesbury weekends ever means that blogging time has been severely curtailed. 277 more words

Re-enactment

The things we do!

My dad told me it would happen at some point in my life. He even guaranteed it. At the time I refused to believe it was possible; I probably told him he was making it up. 2,668 more words

Writing

Zu Gast im HOLE OF FAME // 23.07.-26.07.2014


In der nächsten Woche bespielen wir zusammen mit ehemaligen Studierenden der Kunstpädagogik an der TU Dresden, das HOLE OF FAME in der Königsbrücker Straße 39 mit verschiedenen Performances. 357 more words

Performance

1810 Riding Habit

 1810 Riding habit.

Today we are looking  at  yet anothern of my favourites,  a Regency riding habit,  closely based on the exhibit from the Kyoto Costume Institute ( if you have the book, it is on page171-173,  inv AC5313, 86-2AB -  or simply find it… 2,719 more words

Dressmaking