You know, that head roll that SCAdians think is so Byzantine? You can buy them at Ren Fairs, they show up in commercial paper patterns. It basically looks like something you get at a medical supply store for bum cushioning. Yeah, those. Stop. I know this sounds mean, but there is -zero- evidence that such … Continue reading Ladies, it’s time to ditch the Byzantine head donut.
I do this to myself a lot. This isn't always the smartest idea. Especially when that particular garb is 16th Century and you literally haven't sewed a fitted bodice on anything in about 5 years. But I was determined, and challenged by a certain Countess in Meridies who just received her Laurel in 16th Century … Continue reading The 5-day Trossfrau, and why personal challenges matter.
Story time with Auntie Anna: Back in the day, which is always a Wednesday, before we began our Knowne World Tour, it was arranged for Jeff to get his Silver Crescent at the same event as his Maunche because he was leaving Portsmouth for San Diego. Because of this, scroll requests got backed up. I … Continue reading Better late than never – St. Nicholas of Myra Icon