Suming up the SCA year so far

In January I started the year with attending twelfte night in Attemark were Atli was taken to vigil for becoming a knight. Then in february I went with Baron Engli and Baroness Astridh to Nordmarks University in Aros where I helped Renika with holding the A&S competition because she could not attend. In March it…

Progress

Theres been some progress with my new dress. All lacing holes are done and so are the tablet woven edges on both sides. I´ve attached the arms and one of them have already tablet woven edges and some buttons and buttonholes to. I still have one arm edge to weave and many buttonholes to do…

A try to medieval garb

Some days ago I come across some photos taken of me on my first and second Medieval week in Visby. This was before the SCA and 11-10 years ago. The pictures made me think about how I feelt when I started my jorney in Nordmark and how much I have developed my garb since then.…

Wax on, wax off…

Today I´ve bought some bee wax tiles and decided to melt them down. Guess I can sell some because it turned out to be more then I thought! I used my forms that are made for making “mandelmusslor” (almond mussels badly translated) and some ice chocolate form. I love the wax “flowers”!

Herjolfsnes/cotehardie work has started…

And I´ve come quite far on the first dress. The bodyparts are all stitched together and almost all the seems are folded and stitched down. On side of the front opening have gotten a tablet woven edge. The first one I´ve ever made besides two small test pieces. This was also the first time I…

Pearl project 2.0

So I have alot of plans and stuffs to do this autumn. And since I actually miss doing pearl embroidery one of them are to make a cranach. I´ve never made one before so a challange in both pattern fitting and pearl embroidery. I´ve also found a painting of Susanna of Bavaria and I love…

Dyed some velvet

So I´ve also plan to start a new pearl project sometime this autumn or winter. I have never done a cranach and I happen to have nearly six meters of cotton velvet laying around that a bought many years ago and it would not cost me so much to start on this project. I decided…