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Monk Habit Pattern

Today, let’s revisit the Monk Habit. Creating a new pattern for Ecclesiastical Sewing is a long process. It often takes several attempts to obtain a good pattern that works for design, fit and construction of the intended vestment.  624 more words

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Decently habited, CLIX

The Revd Leighton Lee, rector of the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer, Calgary.


Ecclesiastical Vestment Fabric Cost

It is great fun to research Ecclesiastical Sewing projects and  Church Vestments  with books, catalogs, and on the internet. There are many options available when it comes to fabric selection and trying to determine which fabric to use for an Ecclesiastical  Sewing Project. 796 more words

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Ecclesiastical Fabric Pattern Repeats

Perhaps you have thought about Ecclesiastical Sewing, or about making an Ecclesiastical Vestment or Altar Hanging, or even a chasuble.  You have done a little reading and searching online, and think, “Yes, I can do this.” Everything is moving along nicely until you get to the point of ordering the special Ecclesiastical Fabric. 685 more words

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Ecclesiastical Vestment Pattern Making

There has been a lot of talk about Ecclesiastical Embroidery here on Ecclesiastical Sewing. So for today, it is time to turn my attention to the actual sewing part of Ecclesiastical Sewing.  274 more words

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So you want to be an Altar Server. Or you’re going to Seminary. Or you’ve been roped into being a Thurifer so many times that you might as well go ahead and make it official. 498 more words


Decently habited, CLVIII

AT Choral Evensong held in Southwark Cathedral on Monday 26 September, 2011, to commemorate Bishop Lancelot Andrewes, pupil at Merchant Taylors’ School, among the first Governors of Charterhouse, and translator of the King James Bible. 48 more words