Or something to that effect. Being that it will be no less than the temperature of the surface of the sun, plus 3000% humidity this weekend at Trimaris Coronation, I decided that less was more, and I would go in that killer yellow chiton from my previous post. But then I decided to add more. … Continue reading The Archaic Chiton requires an Archaic Himation
Thank you to everyone who contributed to keeping the page afloat! We are all set and ready to go for another year. And now the good stuff: Now that my crazy non-SCA costuming conventions and fun stuff are behind me, I can ease myself back from my Byzan-cation and start getting back to research. It's … Continue reading Thank you, and an update!
So, while I'm taking a short break from heavy SCA sewing and research, I want everybody to help me keep my brain ticking. Every week, or however often I get questions, I'm going to have a question/answer column here on my blog. Feel free to ask me anything about Roman and Byzantine history, textiles, clothing, … Continue reading Ask me anything!
So damn close.
I thought I would do something more fantastical for my 100th blog post, but no. I'm sorry, I'm going a little thesis stir-crazy after a long day of frustrating research in three languages, and I need to let my brain leak out of my ears a bit. So here's a self-portrait: Fantastic updates will be … Continue reading Tonight’s post is being brought to you by the world “subtle,” and viewers like you.
My paper has been published on the East Kingdom Gazette page. For some reason the reblogging feature isn't working right, but that's okay. Here's the link! Source: Arts & Sciences Research Paper #6: The Perception of Greek Women through Archaic and Classical Literature
So I totally lied about doing updates over winter break. I am working on some sewing, but for the most part, I wanted to give my poor burned out brain some time to unwind after a particularly difficult semester. Here's a few important and interesting updates: In June I will be relocating from the East … Continue reading And for my next trick…