I've just been given some beautiful alpaca (ok, so its not very
medieval, but it does make great fake hair) fibre in almost exactly
the same colour as my own hair, so I'm finally going to make a head-
dress and fake hair to go with my posh frock (the red-dress, here
Mostly it gets worn down at the medieval village which hovers around
1370, but I want it to stretch as far forwards as possible too as
very few people round here actually do fourteenth century, so
something 'coming in' around then would be better than
something 'going out' if that makes sense.
I've toyed with the idea of braid filled cauls- himself is a good
jeweller and can help me with the metalwork, but I'm open to ideas.