Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-12-03 19:12
Medieval costume expert Robin Netherton has announced a new academic journal, Medieval Clothing & Textiles, which will include articles by SCA members.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-11-24 09:15
Out of SCA time period, but still interesting, is an article on the costumes of sets of Oliver Stone's Alexander.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-11-23 07:02
Giovanna has posted photos from Northshield's recent Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-11-12 09:58
"Your First Garb" helps newcomers find patterns, buy fabric, and make costumes that are both easy to create and historically accurate.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-11-12 09:32
Jane Stockton, who lives in Lochac and is a frequent SCAtoday.net contributing writer, maintains this extensive web site about costuming, blackwork, and embroidery, mostly from the Elizabethan period.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-11-12 08:29
The Viking textile classic, Woven into the Earth by Else Ostergaard, is now available in an English translation. Amazon.com has a review.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-11-05 15:35
Mistress Oonagh O'Neill, from the Barony of Politarchopalis in the Kingdom of Lochac, has an extensive web site with photographs, research notes, and other documentation on European ladies' court dresses from the 16th century.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-11-05 15:28
Technically Naked is a web site about the history and construction of men's and women's undergarments in the 16th century in Europe.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sat, 2004-10-30 13:27
Small pieces of bone, the leftovers from button making, have been found on the site of an old Salvation Army building in Coventry.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-10-26 13:53
Lady Jehanne de Wodeford's home page contains information on European and Japanese clothing and fans, plus original songs and poetry by Jehanne herself and by "Lady Makiwara" (an alternate persona). The poetry includes both haiku and an older form known as waka (or tanka, or uta).
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-10-26 09:31
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-10-19 13:24
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-10-10 09:29
British costuming legend Janet Arnold appeared recently in the online "Biography of the Day" series.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-09-20 07:35
The Medieval Dress & Textile Society in England is offering Clothes and Tailoring in Medieval Europe: Reconstructing Medieval Tailoring, a workshop to be held in London October 23, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-09-04 18:29
Costuming expert Robin Netherton will present a lecture October 16, 2004 in the Washington D.C. area.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2004-07-26 11:58
This week's edition of the Links List is all about Footwear.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-07-23 09:15
This week, Dame Aoife mentions unmentionables in the form of underpinnings, codpieces, corsets and all manner of medieval underwear.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-24 13:05
For further information and an online pre-registration form, see the event web site: http://sca.4th.com/alderford/events/kwcs2004
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-16 12:37
Archaeologists have discovered a 1,000-year-old padded bra in a tomb in Inner Mongolia.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2004-05-06 03:07
This week Dame Aoife shares links on a topic dear to the hearts of most re-enactors: costuming.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2003-10-09 11:42
This week Dame Aoife shares resources for medieval and renaissance hair dressing and head coverings.
Submitted by Aoife on Sun, 2003-06-29 04:00
What sets us apart from the animals is our ability to accessorize. This week, Dame Aoife has researched an extensive list of links relating to medieval accessories.