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A viking age cap (Historical Sew Monthly April 2017)

I have started my improvements on my kit, getting off with a Dublin cap because: a) The season starts for me the first weekend of May with a Viking market located just a few train-stops outside of Gothenburg, b) my weight is not back to normal yet and new items therefore have to be one size fits all and c) it fitted in really well with the previous month’s Historical Sew Monthly which was… 1,117 more words


Bolton le Sands - the Stones Re-displayed!

When I visited in the summer, I quickly became a fan of the small but distinctive collection of early and later medieval funerary monuments at… 540 more words

Archaeologies Of Death And Memory

Viking Age Stones at Bolton le Sands - Part 2

In a previous post in July, I discussed how Dr Aaron Watson and I were invited to help the parish council of Holy Trinity church at Bolton le Sands, Lancashire, in recording their early medieval carved stone monuments and re-displaying them for the public and parish. 1,224 more words

Early Medieval Archaeology

Tutorial Apron Dress

One of the dresses that I still like after using for many events, is my viking age apron dress (it’s actually one of my oldest piece of historical clothing). 903 more words

Viking age- reading tip

Are you interested in the viking age, but wonders how to learn more? Browsing pinterest on all lovely photos, but thinking that everything might not be historical? 261 more words