Your First Garb – The Tunic of Saint Louis

On December 10, 2013, Posted by , In Articles,Beginners,Blog, tagged in , With No Comments

A basic Tunic, suitable for under or outer-wear! As featured in our E-Newsletter, Historically Speaking – have you signed up yet?

Your First Garb – A 15th century Shirt

On October 31, 2013, Posted by , In Articles,Beginners,Blog,Medieval, tagged in , With No Comments

Make a simple 15th-century man’s shirt in a few easy steps!

Your First Garb – The Chemise

On October 24, 2013, Posted by , In Beginners,Blog, tagged in ,, , With No Comments

What is a chemise? How do you make one?

Bob’s 24 hour Turkish Outfit

On July 26, 2011, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in , , With No Comments

Bob makes a Turkish Outfit in less than 24 hours, and still gets his required 10 hours of beauty sleep.

Welter Skelter II

On July 21, 2011, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in ,,, , With No Comments

Double Trouble! How to install a Double Welt Pocket…

Welter Skelter

On July 13, 2011, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in ,, , With No Comments

How to make a single welt pocket.

What Patterns Are and What Patterns Are Not

On December 12, 2008, Posted by , In Blog, tagged in , , With No Comments

A few tips to help you make the most of your RH pattern.

Handstitching Basics — Background

On December 29, 2006, Posted by , In Beginners, tagged in , With No Comments

A beginners guide to hand-stitching.

Handstitching Basics — Getting Started

On December 28, 2006, Posted by , In Beginners, tagged in , , With No Comments

To hand-sew well one must start with the perfect knot.

Handstitching Basics — First Stitches

A how-to article showing beginners how to handsew using period accurate stitches.