Sounds cool. My husband really likes the tunics/surcotes that I've
made him that are split fore and aft. Makes more sense than splitting
at the sides.
He's gone early(er) period on me, at least for the more rustic
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> Hey there peoples!
> Im in the process of designing a new costume, and I wanted to get
> peoples input on it. Its going to be a surcoat. That goes down to
> almost the ankles. Split up the front and back for movement of
> course. Three quarter length sleeves. On the shouloders im giong to
> be putting leather patches, Its the gold leather color, to match my
> colors. those are going to have a ring set in them, so I can hook
> pauldrons to them. This is all being made so go over my armor when I
> fight. I was thinking abotu having it lace up the back for a better
> fit, so I can tighten it if I want to wear it without my armour.
> Tell me what you think!