Here Be Dragons comes again – and this year it is especially special – being combined with Cowshed (Shire Birthday event) celebrating our 20th year as a Shire! Come and join us this March for the Shire of Adamastor’s weekend … Continue reading
Ransacking a cloak to make a smokkr and kaftan, pillaging a mundane coat for the finishing touches… One of the most satisfying aspects of the SCA (for me at least) is fleshing out the look (and developing the requisite skills … Continue reading
Some Here Be Dragons pictures can be found at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/hodgecola/sets/72157644054154507/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/garsiyya/sets/72157644532331735/ And a little taste!
al-Sayyid Garsiyya, A&S Competition 2007 The pendant on display is in the design of the pendant worn in the below Portrait of a Young Woman which currently hangs in the Metropolitan Museum, New York. It was a common Tudor style … Continue reading
Lady Katherine Percival, A&S competition 2007 The dress is made of a dark blue cotton twill with metallic (silver) with dark blue trim fashioned in the style of tablet weaving. The dress pattern was adapted from my own Anglo-Saxon garb. … Continue reading