Category Archive: Clothing

A must read: “Medieval Garments Reconstructed” (Lilli Fransen, Anna Nørgård and Else Østergård)

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Hey there – check this one. Authors have allowed download of this one for free! http://en.unipress.dk/media/3492090/9788779349018_medieval_garments.pdf     Advertisements

“Wiec Pomorski” Malbork 12.04.2014

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A bit late but I absolutely have to mention that event. There’s a lot of reenactment events happening in Poland, but what we lack is a proper medieval fair, during which reenactors can… Continue reading

Viking dress – pattern and instruction

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I am reconstructing a X century denizen of Truso and I spent last couple of weekends terribly busy on reconstructing: – Linen under dress – Wool upper dress The problem is that nobody… Continue reading

Reenactment Crafting – Naalbinding

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Naalbinding  (“needle binding”) is a form of stiching with wooden/bone/antler needles to make socks, caps and other crafts. Naalbinding was a common practice in Early Medieval Scandinavia. We are still learning how to… Continue reading

Normans – Lifestyle

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Absolutely amazing website on Norman lifestyle: http://www.vikinganswerlady.com Especially when it comes to daily life: http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/VALDailyLife.shtml Hairstyles!: http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/hairstyl.shtml Absolutely worth visiting – amazing source of all kinds of info on Normans.

Normans – clothing patterns

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Here’s the link to one of the best pages with patterns of Norman clothing: http://www.vikingsonline.org.uk/resources/authenticity/basickit/index.htm

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