Re: [SCA Newcomers] Re: Fabric Patterns
- From: www.sca.org
"The SCA is an international organization dedicated to
researching and re-creating the arts and skills of
pre-17th-century Europe. Our "Known World" consists of
19 kingdoms, with over 30,000 members residing in
countries around the world. Members, dressed in
clothing of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, attend
events which may feature tournaments, arts exhibits,
classes, workshops, dancing, feasts, and more. Our
"royalty" hold courts at which they recognize and
honor members for their contributions to the group."
Pre-17th-century (aka. 1600's) For example 1995 was in
the 20th century and so on. Making the end date for
SCA reenactments something like December 31st 1599.
The earliest mention of Scottish Kilts was in 1594 so
kilts are in fashion with in the SCA time frame though
only in the very late period and only the earliest of
- I used the 5.3 ounce weight for dresses and tunics.
From: Taire Van Scoy <tvanscoy@...>
Sent: Friday, December 12, 2008 5:49:52 PM
Subject: Re: [SCA Newcomers] fabric
I will order the swatches, but can you tell me what linen weight is usually used for a dress?