Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Questions about 1500-1600 clothing
>Subject: Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Questions about 1500-1600 clothingExamining the pictures of extant pieces I have I would say there is evidence for both overlap and not _as they currently exist. _However_ (big caveat) almost every picture I have of extant pieces says in the commentary that the piece has been _retailored_ in its history. Some of them you can tell because the patterns don't match anymore. And I suspect it happened to all of them since it was customary to take them apart to wash them.
>>>>I am asking if the overlap should be sewn to the edge of the front panel or
>>>>offset by about 2,5 inches from the edge. Because on the extant pieces I
>>>>have seen, it seems offset.
So to answer this question I think you would have to find someone with a period pattern book - and that's not me unfortunately. Good luck and sorry not to be of more help.
- Ki no Izumi
- On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 1:47 AM, Erin Kelly <tupan4@...> wrote:
> Does anyone here know how old/applicable these expressions (learned viaThey all strike me as modern, and yet I wouldn't worry about that for
> modern Japanese pop culture) might be?
> - Yosh! (motivating exclamation before attempting something physical or
> - Yu-issho! (I think this is to motivate people working together, but I
> might be mis-hearing it.)
> - Ganbatte! (go for it/ do your best)
> - Yatta! (I did it)
purposes of the SCA; it will still add flavor to your persona. The
words are not necessarily modern, I just don't know about the