Time to take the next step!

The embroidery on the sleeve to be are done! It feels nice and strange, many hours spent! But now it´s time to do a toile on the dress and then start to do the embroidery on the other pieces. I got an advice from Opusanglicanum about using goldthread in my last post and followd it,…

Pearls!

My birthday was some weeks ago. We went away to Gran Canaria so I got my birthdaypresent from my parents this week. My mother had bought me two books that I reallly wanted. The worlwide history of beads and The medieval tailor´s assistans. Yesterday I also found a book about calligrapy, with very good tips…

Viking caftan for a friend!

This weekend two of my best friends stept up as Baron and Baroness of Gotvik. Solvind are intrested in the vikingstyle and Enaro didn´t own any clothes from this period so I decided to help him with his outfit. He wanted a caftan and he choose the fabric and the color green (and some days…