These are some of the tree ornaments I made for Yule one year. Each year I make a different fabric ornament for my niece and nephew, and as gifts for others. 56 more words
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With its origins in the Roman festival of Saturnalia, the tradition of inverting the normal order of things thrived in mediaeval and Tudor Britain.
For a number of days in December, a person of low rank would be appointed ruler of the midwinter festivities, and would orchestrate all manner of bizarre and irreverent goings-on. 485 more words