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by katiepoppycat
Sun Jul 30, 2006 8:52 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Crimes against Authenticity
Replies: 116
Views: 16769

did anyone catch the belgian resistance fighter water carrying on the yorkist side? WW2 green tin helmet with blegian flag stencilled on it, flouncy shirt worn offthe shoulder, long red skirt tucked into belt, moulin rouge frilly long knickers and army boots. She was doing a cracking job water carry...
by katiepoppycat
Fri May 05, 2006 4:52 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: verjuice
Replies: 20
Views: 15442

verjuice

I picked up this gem in Artisan food magazine(avaialbe to producers) Australian Food writer Maggie Beer is part of the slowfood movement and very keen on verjuice(www.maggiebeer.com.au); she did a workshop in Surrey earlier this year(wwwpetershamnurseries.com). The best bit though is THE ONLY UK PRO...
by katiepoppycat
Sat Jan 14, 2006 11:37 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: ww2 ladies uniforms sizing
Replies: 3
Views: 2157

thanks sophie, it's definitely a step in the right direction!
by katiepoppycat
Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:42 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: ww2 ladies uniforms sizing
Replies: 3
Views: 2157

ww2 ladies uniforms sizing

Can anyone help me out with what is probably a very simple question? I don't understand the sizing of ww2 ladies uniforms at all. I know what a size 5 translates to, but i'm looking at something thats a size 1. IS that smaller or larger or what? can anyone offer a quick guide to conversion? Many tha...
by katiepoppycat
Tue Sep 13, 2005 12:41 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Ladies uniform sizes ww2
Replies: 0
Views: 1466

Ladies uniform sizes ww2

Can anyone help me out with what is probably a very simple question? I don't understand the sizing of ww2 ladies uniforms at all. I know what a size 5 translates to, but i'm looking at something thats a size 1. IS that smaller or larger or what? can anyone offer a quick guide to conversion? Many tha...