GREAT site for DIY medieval and renaissance costuming (even the patterns are DIY!) -For future reference
Neckline Variations from Period Sources
The holidays always seem to find me ill. This year wasn’t so bad, but I was down with a cold for over a week. I always think I’ll get some online stuff done with I’m convalescing,…
Site has tons of beautiful, inspirational pieces to look at. This is sort of what I imagine for Rachel's dress, except the sleeves aren't that big and it would all be just that shade of red/orange. (Not two-toned)
Ha! smart phone cases made to look like wax tablets. Everyone in the SCA should own one, lol~!
Bliauds, Wimples, and Everything in Between
Sideless Surcote—A woman's over-gown cut away at the sides from under the arms to the hips to show the cote-hardie or kirtle underneath; it was usually worn with a plastron at the front of the figure. It remained as a ceremonial dress for women during the latter of this period.
Veil Instructions by eqos - Because REAL medieval ladies had modesty!
step by step through the construction of a 14th century gown