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by Sam Blincoe
Wed Mar 26, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Dyeing an Arming doublet.
Replies: 10
Views: 5006

Re: Dyeing an Arming doublet.

Hello. Thank you for your reply's its made from linen and appears to be made with linen thread but I cannot be sure. My heart isn't set on the idea and it does seem to be something that could go very wrong. I had planned to cold dye it using dylon dyes. I have seen someone who used dylon dye as a pa...
by Sam Blincoe
Tue Mar 25, 2014 9:29 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Dyeing an Arming doublet.
Replies: 10
Views: 5006

Dyeing an Arming doublet.

Hello all.

I was hoping for some advice. I have a lovely 14th century arming doublet from Mark at cap a pie but I was hoping to dye it. I am unsure of the best way to do this and was hoping someone had either done this before? or had some advice on the subject.

thank you.

Sam
by Sam Blincoe
Tue Jan 28, 2014 12:54 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: padding under leg armour.
Replies: 5
Views: 7826

Re: padding under leg armour.

Hello.
Sorry I am late 14th. tend towards 1390s

Sam
by Sam Blincoe
Tue Jan 28, 2014 9:03 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: padding under leg armour.
Replies: 5
Views: 7826

padding under leg armour.

Hello all.
I am having some new leg armour made and I have been considering having some padded legs to wear under them for comfort. I wondered had anyone had experience with these? Or know of the evidence for them.
Thank you.
Sam
by Sam Blincoe
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Spurs - How to wear them?
Replies: 12
Views: 6056

Re: Spurs - How to wear them?

Thank you that's some great advice seen the chap in the us who makes them and will be placing an order with him soon

Sam
by Sam Blincoe
Sun Jan 12, 2014 9:57 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Spurs - How to wear them?
Replies: 12
Views: 6056

Re: Spurs - How to wear them?

Hello
Sorry I meant the gdfb spurs I am interested in churburg 14th century spurs but don't want to break the bank.

Sam
by Sam Blincoe
Sat Jan 11, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: Societies
Topic: looking for a group in Guernsey
Replies: 1
Views: 1867

looking for a group in Guernsey

Hi

I am a part of a 14th century group at the moment, however I am moving to Guernsey in the next few years and I am wanting to continue my hobby on the island so wanting to see what reenactment happens there.

all the best

Sam Blincoe
by Sam Blincoe
Sat Jan 11, 2014 2:58 pm
Forum: Societies
Topic: Medieval reenactment groups in the South?
Replies: 11
Views: 6755

Re: Medieval reenactment groups in the South?

Hi I know this is from ages ago and you my have found a group already if not then Deeds of Arms is a Hampshire based society of historical enthusiasts specialising in recreating mid 14th Century and early 19th Century Naval Life through display, show and interaction. We train on a Thursday night and...
by Sam Blincoe
Fri Jan 10, 2014 10:06 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Spurs - How to wear them?
Replies: 12
Views: 6056

Re: Spurs - How to wear them?

Hello all.

Can I just ask about the Quality of the spurs I am interested in a pair and just wondered what you thought of them

Thanks
Sam