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by johncas
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: Victorian kit on a budget?
Replies: 25
Views: 8809

Re: Victorian kit on a budget?

Ebay all my stuff is original got them off ebay at cheap prices paid £50 for an edwardian frockcoat and under £20 for a victorian waistcoat try ebay you can get a bargin
by johncas
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Edwardian suits
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Edwardian suits

What would of been worn in the edwardian summer time with a straw boater want to get the right style of blazer and trousers also do you wear a bow tie or standard tie
by johncas
Sun May 04, 2014 1:19 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Edwardian / Victorian Tailcoats
Replies: 2
Views: 1351

Edwardian / Victorian Tailcoats

Got this Edwardian tailcoat and im going to a victorian day at a railway am I right in saying these was only worn for formal events not day wear and I should stick to a frock coat I do have a silk top hat But my friend went to all the costume hire places and asked for a Victorian costume and the fir...
by johncas
Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:02 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions
Replies: 13
Views: 4506

Re: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions

At the moment I don't know if Quorn or Rothley will be the main station but in a few years there is a big railway museum opening at Leicester North station so that station will become the main area I surpose
by johncas
Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions
Replies: 13
Views: 4506

Re: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions

I volunteer at the GCR It's the first time the Great Central Railway have done an Edwardian weekend they do do a WW2 weekend which is one of the best so should be a good event and no steampnk well at least not at my station as I wont let them in as re-enactors they will have to pay I don't know if t...
by johncas
Sun Feb 02, 2014 12:31 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions
Replies: 13
Views: 4506

Re: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions

I went there last year to see what it was like I did dress up frock coat bowler hat waistcoat gloves etc. I want to look authentic just like a wealthy Edwardian gent would of looked but want to get it right thats why I was asking for advice Also what era was stovepipe top hats worn from I know victo...
by johncas
Sat Feb 01, 2014 1:25 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Edwardian reenactment mens fashions
Replies: 13
Views: 4506

Edwardian reenactment mens fashions

Im going to a few Edwardian events this one one at the tramway museum and one at the great central railway Just wanted to check what an wealthy Edwardian gentlemen ( Mr Selfirdge type of guy ) would of worn I have a wardrobe full of stuff gut most is Victorian some Edwardian I have one Frock coat a ...

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