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by nickthegreek
Thu Jun 01, 2006 10:02 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: sewing techniques for padded jack
Replies: 1
Views: 857

sewing techniques for padded jack

Hello all,
What is the method to pad, Puffed upper sleeves?
Also what is a effective, quick, and simple knot to use for creating squares in the padding.

Many thanks,
Nick
by nickthegreek
Thu May 25, 2006 6:07 am
Forum: General History
Topic: protecting armour from rust
Replies: 18
Views: 3036

protecting armour from rust

Hello Everyone,
pretty much what the title asks. How do you protect your steel helmet and body armour?
I have heard that heating up the steel and then rubbing on bees wax.
And rubbing sewing machine oil as another.

Nick
by nickthegreek
Thu May 18, 2006 9:56 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Points
Replies: 46
Views: 5801

Hi All,
could i get their contact details as well please. As I will have my doublet finished in a couple of weeks, and will be needing some points.

Many thanks,
Nick
by nickthegreek
Fri May 05, 2006 11:29 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: WOTR Patterns
Replies: 9
Views: 1940

Ta Vicky, have left emails before with Petty before, and had no replys. After talking with Dave at Caliver's, he won't be stocking these patterns again. Is this pattern viable for a pointing doublet? http://www.patternsoftime.com/proddetail.asp?prod=WN109 or http://www.mediaevalmisc.com/pp101.htm Wh...
by nickthegreek
Fri May 05, 2006 4:20 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: WOTR Patterns
Replies: 9
Views: 1940

WOTR Patterns

Hi Everyone, I have been trying to get some Petty Chapman patterns from Caliver Books to no avail. Could someone please tell me where else i can buy these patterns, or of a alternative company's patterns. I'm after Hose, doublet(pointing),padded jack, livery coat, and possibly a shirt pattern. many ...
by nickthegreek
Mon Apr 24, 2006 11:17 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Coat of Arms/Heraldic Sites
Replies: 3
Views: 746

Coat of Arms/Heraldic Sites

hi,
could someone please point me towards the most realiable site/company as I would like to discover my CoA for Armiger. I have been to several sites and each shows a different CoArms/or Heraldry for my surname.

Thank you,
Nick Armiger

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