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RE: [ICG-D] Re: Costume nomenclature

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  • Elaine Mami
    And in the SCA, it s all garb. Elaine Nil significat nisi oscillat! ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 41 , Dec 4, 2010
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      And in the SCA, it's all garb.

      Elaine
      Nil significat nisi oscillat!



      >>
      > I have the opposite opinion. My everyday clothes are a costume and some
      > reenactor in the distant future may be proud to be able to re-create them.
      >
      > Regalia is for kings, not hardworking performers.
      >
      > Still, every subculture gets to make up its own vocabulary for insiders.
      >
      > Randall
      >
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      >
      > I've encountered that term "regalia" here as well, in discussing tour
      > opportunities with the Heard Museum for Costume-Con 30.
      >
      > And re-enactors seem to be fairly sensitive to the term 'costume' as well.
      >
      > :
      > >
      > > Please, they are not "Costumes" they are Regalia. (This may be a subtle
      > > difference, but having a native American son who has been a lead dancer
      > > at pow wows, I've learned that this is a very important distinction to
      > > the community.)
      > >
      > > Marty
      > >
      > >:
      > > >
      > > > Even just an exhibit of the costumes would be great.
      > > >
      > > > Jeanine
      > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > Gentlebeings:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Would this be the time to point out that Tonto (Jay Silverheels)
      > was
      > > > > > born in Ontario? 9-)
      > > > >
      > > > > Not to mention that he was Mohawk.
      > > > > hmmmm Dawn, ever thought of getting in touch with the native
      > > > > population in, maybe the London area? You should see the dance
      > > > > costumes! We had a small pow wow at Allen's school way back when;
      > all
      > > > > the dancers were high school kids! It was fun! Talk about historical
      > > > > half time entertainment. For that matter, what about an multicultural
      > > > > fashion show put on by various Toronto groups...Polish, Indian,
      > > > > Italian, Ethiopian... the list goes on forever. Something we don't
      > > > > usually see at CostumeCons. hmmmm?
      > > > > Oh, and does Barb's sister still work for Stratford?
      > > > >
      > > > > Peace
      > > > > Alixandra


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    • Byron Connell
      Works for me as CC29 s historical MD! Byron ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Message 41 of 41 , Dec 8, 2010
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        Works for me as CC29's historical MD!

        Byron


        On Dec 7, 2010, at 10:11 PM, Bruno wrote:

        > That makes it an Historical masquerade entry.
        >
        > Bruno
        >
        > Quoting randwhit@...:
        >
        > > Scarier than you think.
        > >
        > > Those classic "Three Stooges" pies were really made from shaving cream (so
        > > as not to damage the costumes). I've been avoiding shaving cream for
        > > nearly 30 years.
        > >
        > > Randall
        > >
        > >
        > > In a message dated 12/7/2010 12:37:00 P.M. US Mountain Standard Time,
        > > lisa58@... writes:
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > Randall, are you ready to step up?
        > >
        > > Yours inc ostuming, Lisa A
        > >
        > > On Tue, 7 Dec 2010 11:05:53 -0700 "McClure, Kate \(BLV\)"
        > > <_kate.mcclure@..._ (mailto:kate.mcclure@...) > writes:
        > >> I wasn't planning on coming to CC29, but I would for this! ;)
        > >>
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        > >> Kate McClure
        > >>
        > >> BRCG Vice
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        > >> If he is willing to volunteer to be a target, I would cheerfully pay
        > >> to
        > >> purchase a cream pie and help Randall to reenact a classic pie in
        > >> the
        > >> face
        > >> scene for charity.I am sure it would make an impression.
        > >>
        > >> JoAnn in VA
        > >>
        > >> > That's a great setup for a pun war.
        > >> >
        > >> > --Perhaps a Wall Street banker wears in-vestments?
        > >> >
        > >> > --When you Vant to be Alone, do you wear Greta Garb?
        > >> >
        > >> > --If a re-enactor is portraying Claude Monet, does he wear a
        > >> French
        > >> >
        > >> > Impression? (Yes, if he spills his paints.)
        > >> >
        > >> > --If you work for the city, do you wear a Muni-form?
        > >> >
        > >> > --Should a jester wear regalia to regale-ya?
        > >> >
        > >> > Randall
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