Historic costuming archive
- For those unfamiliar with La Promenade d¢Histoire, here are some
When: Saturday October 4th, 2008 from about 1 PM to 4 PM (to give the
populace something to do while judging is in progress)
Where: Kingdom A&S Competition in Wickenberg, AZ
What is it?: The basic description is that it is a fashion show for
Several of Atenveldt's talented costumers are being asked to model a
historically accurate garment (or find a model to do this) and to
documentation which will be read to the audience while each model
runway. This information will include what the garment is called,
century it would have been found in and where, etc. Once the model
the end of the runway, the audience will be allowed to ask the
questions about the garment for a period of about 5 minutes. Then,
model will be sent down the runway...etc.
Once the model has finished answering questions, they will then be
part of a
"photo-shoot" (provided they give permission), organized by Baron
Kristoff. All photos will be hosted on his website, and available to
populace along with more detailed documentation written by the
It is our hope that with this activity and the future website we can
the Populace of Atenveldt one more tool to use in their research of
medieval/Renaissance costuming...or, to help a new member of the SCA
a persona they like...perhaps even given a seasoned SCA member ideas
trying something new. Either way, this is intended to be a resource
Kingdom which I hope to continue adding to for years to come.
Here is the link to the pics Master Kristoff took at Kingdom A&S
Collegium for La Promenade.
Please feel free to pass this info along for others to see.
Please enjoy these wonderful pictures
Lady Nefratiri Atenveldt