Re: A bunch of n00b questions
- --- In email@example.com, "jyrkele" <erkki_salo1990@...> wrote:
> Or are the sleeves also sewed closed to themselves where they meetOn men's sleeves, the back of the sleeve (closest to the side of the
> the body of the garment.
body) is also sewn up part way.
> I am not accustomed to discussing clothes and sewing in english soYou're doing fine. If something is not clear, please feel free to ask
> excuse me, please...
and I'll try to keep it simple.
> Another thing I was wondering were the lenghts of fabric. At leastScale is frequently an issue for those of us who are not built like
> here in Finland fabric is often sold in widths of 59-57 inches. Yes,
> it is just a matter of cutting, however...
medieval Japanese. Please take a look at my web page at
http://www.wodefordhall.com/kosode.htm as I have instructions on how
to measure yourself and calculate a panel width to accomodate the
scale of your own body. Look for a sketch of a figure in kosode with
arms stretched out like wings.
I hope this is helpful.
Saionji no Hanae
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "wodeford" <wodeford@...> wrote:
>Couldn't get enymore helpful. Many thanks. Prehaps the best
> I hope this is helpful.
instructions on making a kosode I have yet seen
The only pretext for posting this message is my huge gratitude.
big amounts of linen incoming, later to be japanese garb.
Funny, if these will be my first garb to be used in SCA...
Until I get to post pics, and arigatoo again