Creativity and madness are all apart of the process.
I am setting myself the task of designing and creating 12 Shakespearean characters + Shakespeare himself in the styles they would likely have been first presented wearing between 1595-1607
Research and creation of a couple of hennins as true to period as I could make them.
Several “mini” projects from 2020 in the realm of hats and accessories to work on my tailoring skills.
In the beginning Well- the beginning of my story anyway, It was not until a little less than 4 years…
Nothing quite makes an outfit complete as having an amazing accessory that makes you feel great. This exhibit features two such accessories – a peacock feather and minivar bycocket, and a honeycomb smocked apron.
A small selection of work I have done in various types, because I’m a squirrel and it’s too fun to stick to one hobby!
My 2020 Scythian clothing project.
Research and Re-creation of a Baltic States mitten based on extant fragments from Estonia.
Disability in the Middle Ages research and other projects.
Leather is a fantastic and underused material, and I am excited to keep learning about it. I hope other people want to learn about it, too.
Get more leather! Carry around your stuff!
This exhibit includes some finger loop braids, some uses that I have put them to and PDFs with instructions to make them.