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by Auntiedom
Tue Nov 15, 2005 10:44 am
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: looking to join
Replies: 1
Views: 1926

What era are you interested in?
by Auntiedom
Sun Oct 30, 2005 8:23 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Tales From The Green Valley
Replies: 8
Views: 3433

Yup indeedy, DVD and VHS due for release on December 27th.

Check out the link below. You can also pre-order it from Amazon for under £19.

http://www.britishdrama.org.uk/greenvalley.html
by Auntiedom
Sun Oct 30, 2005 8:18 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Tales From The Green Valley
Replies: 8
Views: 3433

Yes, Ruth is one half of 'Goodman's Emporium'. Check out their Tudor Group site at http://www.tudorgroup.co.uk

I'm sure the DVD is being released in December... hmmm.. will check again and report back.
by Auntiedom
Sun Oct 30, 2005 8:09 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Linen Thread - advice needed, please!
Replies: 22
Views: 7244

Hi, I do indeed have some spare spools. The thread is Barbour's no. 35 'Best Quality Linen Thread'. Made in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. Check out the name on Google. It's pukka stuff, goes through the eye of a standard sized needle (but not a fine embroidery needle!) and does sew beautifully. It is w...
by Auntiedom
Sat Oct 29, 2005 10:13 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Linen Thread - advice needed, please!
Replies: 22
Views: 7244

I use some fab stuff made in Belfast for all my shirt, shift and outerwear needs. I'll sort out a spool and see what it is actually called and what the thickness is. If I have any spare, I'd be willing to sell you a spool, if it's suitable of course! Goodmans Linen also sell thread and they will be ...
by Auntiedom
Tue Oct 25, 2005 1:17 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Have you seen this dress?!
Replies: 9
Views: 4136

What dress? :?
by Auntiedom
Thu Oct 20, 2005 9:34 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: 1930s knitting patterns
Replies: 4
Views: 2554

Many thanks for your replies.
by Auntiedom
Tue Oct 18, 2005 8:26 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: C17th modes
Replies: 0
Views: 1629

C17th modes

I found this link on a surfing expedition:

http://blindetaylorabingdon.mysite.freeserve.com/

Nice duds!
by Auntiedom
Tue Oct 18, 2005 7:45 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Tales From The Green Valley
Replies: 8
Views: 3433

Tales From The Green Valley

Has anyone been watching this? I've not caught all of it, but have enjoyed very much what I have watched. Nice to see some people with real knowledge getting 'hands on' on the TV for a change!
by Auntiedom
Sun Oct 16, 2005 7:44 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: 1930s knitting patterns
Replies: 4
Views: 2554

1930s knitting patterns

Wanted - 1930s knitting patterns - mens, womens, childrens

Does anyone know of a source, or does anyone have any they no longer want/need?

Thanks in advance!
by Auntiedom
Sun Oct 16, 2005 4:59 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Corsets
Replies: 23
Views: 6791

The best constructed commercial corset I have come across (steady Panzerman..) are the ones made by Vollers. They are the DBs. :wink: