Re: [SCA Newcomers] newbie family garb
- Thanks for the links.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Coblaith Mhuimhneach
> Very few merchants offer ready-made children's garb. Historic
> Enterprises is the only online vendor I know of that offers *good*
> ready-made children's garb
> <http://www.historicenterprises.com/cart.php?m=product_list&c=134>. A
> full medieval outfit is $45.
> They also have a $25 tunic that would work fine by itself for an
> early-period look. Buy long and loose, and belt it up. Then as he
> gets older blouse it less and less over the belt. When it's snug
> through the torso and getting a bit short, it's time to get a new one.
> That's how we dress my son (though in tunics I make myself), and he's
> only in his third or fourth tunic, after about 6 years in the S.C.A.
> (He's 10 now.)
> You could also commission children's garb from a local clothier, or
> from one of the vendors in the Garb 4 Sale Yahoo! Group
> Coblaith Mhuimhneach
> Barony of Bryn Gwlad
> Kingdom of Ansteorra