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Just like the title; a reflection on technological changed based upon my discovery of a reproduction of an odd Bronze Age pouch. Go here for the entry.
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In which I describe ruminations by myself and [profile] esrblog about how the peoples who ornamented their clothes with bronze spirals kept them from unattractive tarnish. Go here for the entry.
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posted by [personal profile] cathyr19355 at 04:53pm on 07/08/2017 under
No, this post isn't about the art of making a still! It's a pointer to an article about archaeological finds showing the use of tiny spiral tubes of bronze wire used to ornament clothing. Go here for the entry.
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In which I link to short, simple projects (or tutorials that can be part of more complex projects) for historically-based costumes predating the High Middle Ages. If you are interested, go here for the entry.
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In which I ruminate about a component for a special costume described in one of the sagas. Go here for the entry.
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In which I pass on some links about areas of clothing history about which I know little. If this sort of thing excites you, as it does me, go here for the entry.
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Interested in high-end, handwoven, wool-twill fabric? Well, that's the subject of today's post. Go here for the entry.
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A review of a book I read recently. If you don't know who the Lombards are, or are not interested in costume during the 6th through 8th centuries CE, this review probably won't appeal to you. If it does or if you're just curious, click here.
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Just like the title says. Probably of no interest unless you do costuming or sewing for fun. Go here for the entry.
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posted by [personal profile] cathyr19355 at 11:02pm on 08/06/2017 under
In which I post a bunch of links for archaeological clothing and textile resources available from the Internet. Go here for the entry.
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