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Re: Digest Number 2793

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-31 17:17
... 1. Glad, again, not to be from the cold cold North. *hugs beloved Yemen, where a brand-new woodworker might be able to make something she could sit in* 2.
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Re: Digest Number 2793

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-31 17:02
  Respected friends: D'vorah bint Da'ud replied to Stefan li Rous with: ... Ahem. Not exactly. Its design is at least a millennium old, in Africa. Somewhere,
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Re: chairs

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Thu, 2013-05-30 18:18
... I'm talking about this chair: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-chair According to Wikipedia, it's period for us; you can decide whether or not that's an
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Re: chairs

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Thu, 2013-05-30 17:07
D'vorah bint Da'ud replied to me with: ... Ahem. Not exactly. Its design is at least a millennium old, in Africa. Somewhere, I had the documentation -- a
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Re: chairs

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Wed, 2013-05-29 23:22
... Ahem. Not exactly. Its design is at least a millennium old, in Africa. Somewhere, I had the documentation -- a photograph from an extant chair QUITE old
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chairs

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Wed, 2013-05-29 23:10
Justin, When you say "X chair" are you talking about chairs that have just four legs? Or the ones that have a high number of parallel legs? I didn't think the
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Re: Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for peop

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Tue, 2013-05-28 15:00
... There is certainly a close wood analog, the "X chair", that I believe can be documented back to Tudor England at least. (Don't quote me on that, as I'm
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Re: Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for peop

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Tue, 2013-05-28 14:15
... I can't document this myself, but I've heard from multiple sources that a "director's" chair actually IS medieval. It just doesn't seem medieval to people
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Re: Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for peop

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Tue, 2013-05-28 13:51
<<< Thank you so much for the links and the info. >>> I hope others here found it useful as well. <<< When I said "pop" it was the color not my horse
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Re: Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for peop

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Mon, 2013-05-27 17:00
A lot of people wear things that look like the Thoms canvas slipon. This is a mundanely available shoe available in a nuber ove different colors and fabrics. I
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Re: Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for peop

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Mon, 2013-05-27 11:08
Hi, I do scribal stuff and in part we scribes deal in color. I make dyes that I then turn into ink. I'm certain that there are people here who are far more
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Tents, horses, too bright (modern color) garb and shoes for people..

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Mon, 2013-05-27 09:29
Stefen, Thank you so much for the links and the info. When I said "pop" it was the color not my horse herself... I rode her fir the second time since winter,
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-24 14:40
Carol asked: <<< As I mentioned I have a bit of barding although it is a darker blue and doesn't "pop" against my mares bay coat.>>> You said "pop". Do you
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-24 14:17
<<< My name is Carol, I live in WI, and did renn faire many years ago in my slightly mispent youth as a volunteer, and my husband and I did a few SCA events
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-24 09:45
... It turns out that animals, even without clothing, existed in period. :-) Justin (Running for cover before the other members of the list pummel me with
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-24 05:55
Border Skirmish is a "war" between Northshield and the Middle Kingdom that is a whole lot of fun at a great site. Takes place June 7-9.
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Fri, 2013-05-24 01:04
Thank you all for the encouragement and ideas. As I mentioned I have a bit of barding although it is a darker blue and doesn't "pop" against my mares bay coat.
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Thu, 2013-05-23 13:07
... Nice post, thanks! Justin List Administrator
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Thu, 2013-05-23 13:03
You would be surprised in how adaptable barding is by working with what you have. Here are some links, take a peek:
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Re: Greetings, Sort of a Newbie... LOL

SCA Newcomers list (Yahoo!) - Thu, 2013-05-23 12:55
Take a deep breath!!!!! Your horse doesn't need garb... (barding), it's something awesome to have, but if you're just starting out, you don't need it... All
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