Re: [sig] footwear WAS Re: Pennsic Meeting + ? on Slavic U.
- He likes the low shoes with the long laces in History
of Ukrainian Costume (C. Senkiw) shown in a drawing in
the Kievan chapter. It appears to be a sort of "bag"
sock, knee high, gartered by both its own lace and
long shoe laces. The shoes are not unlike the
Ghillies listed first on this page:
http://www.nativearth.net/periodpage.html (which he
considered, but decided the scallops were TOO
pronounced... OMG I've created an authenticity
monster.... ;p )
--- purplkat@... wrote:
> I am always interested in period footwear -
> especially Slavic!!! Please share info.
> who is slowly creating a last to make her first pair
> of hard sole shoes.
> -------- Original Message ----------
> From: Sfandra seonaid13@...
> <snippage happens>
> [Also, thanks to everyone at SIG meeting for getting
> my lord TOTALLY SUCKED IN. :D For those that might
> have met Aleksei, he's just converted to Rus, and
> has become obsessed with Accurate Footwear... :D ]
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