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by Nigel
Thu Oct 27, 2005 12:41 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Rat de Cave
Replies: 16
Views: 4929

go on Mr H

I'll have a couple
by Nigel
Thu Oct 27, 2005 11:58 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Is Asia good or Bad for Reenactment
Replies: 36
Views: 6912

I think its all down to both ecenomics and appreciation and market split. If something from Asia does the job and looks ok and is safe then I will recommend it to our newbies. If it doesnt I will not. Example being a spangen I was offered which was so thin i honestly thought it was made from plastic...
by Nigel
Wed Oct 26, 2005 11:41 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Dye kits, a question
Replies: 17
Views: 3941

Debbie is an evil woman who has too much interesting stuff to buy

And its too easy to smugglr intot he house

Humour aside she is dead good and a top person
by Nigel
Wed Oct 26, 2005 10:35 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Straight trumpet music
Replies: 35
Views: 7980

THere are very very few trad trumpet players outside the services

However my father happens to be one I'll copy him you mail and see if he replies
by Nigel
Sat Sep 24, 2005 7:37 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: What was worn underneath maille legs?
Replies: 17
Views: 5233

P.S. Paul - it was good to cross swords with you at the weekend. Hope to do so again at Hastings - I'll be the one with the red shield with a gold cross.

Lurking in amongst a few others also carrying red shileds with a gold cross a theme begins to develope here methinks
by Nigel
Fri Sep 23, 2005 7:37 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 16562

Have a word with the redoubtable Dr Dawson he loves to annoy us with bombardes

Iam thinking of getting on meself but mine will go boom

Nige
by Nigel
Thu Sep 22, 2005 8:36 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Blore Heath
Replies: 18
Views: 5547

Which 12th century group

Nige
by Nigel
Tue Sep 06, 2005 9:53 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Lanark
Replies: 3
Views: 1911

Alan

Did you get the Middlewhich warning order ?

How many if any are coming from Sotland I really need to know and know now I ahve heard zero from up there fo a while now

Nige
by Nigel
Sat Aug 27, 2005 8:28 am
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Hats again :)
Replies: 39
Views: 8127

Hooray a fayre I can go to to shop

and one of you owes me a pint

Nige
by Nigel
Wed Aug 24, 2005 8:47 am
Forum: General History
Topic: What's wrong with the movie Kingdom of Heaven?
Replies: 6
Views: 2620

Ok the general use of the Kettlehat by Infantry

Big trebs with wheels used by the Saracens

The Templars admitting a married man or a templar marrying a woman who by rights was an old hag and who was probabaly on cyprus

Theres my first three

BUT that said it was still a good film
by Nigel
Wed Aug 24, 2005 8:22 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Velvet
Replies: 21
Views: 6567

A h the buy in bulk problem

So get you to Leeds market


A chap inside does cotton velvet and yer man outside does the nicer stuff
by Nigel
Wed Aug 17, 2005 9:03 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Velvet
Replies: 21
Views: 6567

Thomas if I remember correctly you live near Leeds

Frances has already mentioned Denholm

If you want something tastier can i suggest Leeds out door market on a saturday a chap there sells silk velvet at a very reasonable price

Nigel
by Nigel
Wed Aug 17, 2005 8:59 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: calling professional seamstresses
Replies: 9
Views: 3609

As Drachelis says you need to get the time booked to allow for variables interesting ones Debs has experienced are massive weight fluctuation (up to 2 stone) many changes of mind usually made worse the more people involved in the process But to give you an idea that 6 months is not that bad she is j...
by Nigel
Thu Aug 11, 2005 7:55 am
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Hullloooooooooo.....
Replies: 30
Views: 8811

We can also get him with out syncronised snoring

If we get the angles right we can bounce them off stonehege according to the map and really ruin somebodies night

hHEHEHE

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