Re-enactor fairs provide shopping opportunities

Genevieve reports that two living history fairs aimed at separating re-enactors from their coin will take place this fall in Great Britain.

The International Living History Fair takes place October 31 - November 2, 2008 in Leamington Spa, UK. Click "original article" for more information.

The Re-enactors' Autumn Market takes place November 14-16, 2008 in Ryton on Dunsmore, UK.

According to Genevieve, the markets are great sources for "boots, shoes, accessories, pottery, glass, jewelry, books, specialist materials (silk brocade! fabric in any colour!), armour and archery equipment."