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by Redders
Mon Mar 08, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: Societies
Topic: Regency Assembley
Replies: 0
Views: 1722

Regency Assembley

OK, not a Re-Enactment Society as such. However, we do research the Regency Period with regard to Dance and etiquette. We do also cover Georgian period dancing too! The Regency Assembly is one of a handful of Regency Dance Groups around the UK. We meet every first and third Thursday. Lichfield Metho...
by Redders
Wed Dec 16, 2009 2:07 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Making a Heraldric bishop mitres helmet.
Replies: 36
Views: 4328

Re: Making a Heraldric bishop mitres helmet.

Even tho we are separated by a few hundred years. When Military Grenadier & Musicians Mitres in the C18th became 'Stiffened' (The earlier ones were floppy fatigue style). Buckram or leather was used. The Military Mitre design originated from the church headwear so there may well be a common link...
by Redders
Mon Nov 23, 2009 4:04 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Badger attacks man's face
Replies: 52
Views: 8413

Re: Badger attacks man's face

As does his Beard too? :wink:
by Redders
Thu Nov 19, 2009 2:15 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: 'Fusiliers' by Mark Urban
Replies: 22
Views: 2227

Re: 'Fusiliers' by Mark Urban

steve stanley wrote:I have friends in Wisconsin who do early French....In fact,I 'changed sides' last year & now do French Militia myself.....
Steve


And you're gonna pay.....................................................................................ROYALLY!
by Redders
Tue Nov 17, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Book, Film, TV & Music Reviews
Topic: 'Fusiliers' by Mark Urban
Replies: 22
Views: 2227

Re: 'Fusiliers' by Mark Urban

Mark P. wrote:This one is also worth a recommendation although not cheap.
With Zeal and and with Bayonets Only
viewtopic.php?f=24&t=17974


If anyone wants a copy of this?
A friend is selling one, as new, £20.00.

I can drop it off at TORM on Sat.
by Redders
Thu Oct 22, 2009 4:56 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: narvek
Replies: 124
Views: 23746

Re: narvek

For those of you that haven't met Narvek (Myself included)

Just look for Lidi :devil:

Fabulous Shots by the way sir.
My personal faves are the forest shots of you in you Jack.
Very atmospheric.
by Redders
Wed Oct 07, 2009 12:18 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: What roles for Women in Late 18thC Military?
Replies: 15
Views: 2775

Guilty as charged :D

Lucille was with our group.
Made a change to be shooting at Redcoats!
by Redders
Wed Oct 07, 2009 11:07 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: What roles for Women in Late 18thC Military?
Replies: 15
Views: 2775

I'm pretty certain the pic is of Lucille?

She's a lady helping defending her farmsted from marauding Redcoats in the Rev War!

At least, that's what she's portraying.
by Redders
Tue Sep 29, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Oxford Blues
Replies: 24
Views: 4168

I think it's just his belts drawn VERY thick?

I don't think they have artillery links? (Happy to be corrected)

I'm pretty sure the Blue comes from being a Royal Regt.
by Redders
Mon Aug 03, 2009 11:36 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Lace Wars at Kedlestone Hall
Replies: 7
Views: 1652

Excellent pictures Craig. (You still owe me a shilling!!!!) What a fab weekend was had. It was so nice to have such a great group of guests join in with us too. Certainly made the event far more enjoyable having you guys come along. Bucket chasing the portable chair will remain with me always. 'I sa...
by Redders
Tue Jul 28, 2009 1:13 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Skinner's Horse at Kelmarsh
Replies: 26
Views: 3230

I had the opportunity to see your displays as we were camped right next to the arena.

Absolutely fantastic Major Sir!!!!!!

Really Impressed with the horsemanship and, of course, Horse 'Lady' Ship too!!
by Redders
Thu Jun 25, 2009 12:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: NF&OE at Bentley
Replies: 25
Views: 3499

Lovely pictures! Must have been a good one. I don't think I've mentioned it to anyone on any forum yet, but I'm coming over to the dark side... :-) I will make the LW events the highest priority. Cheers, Henrik Get that man a 42nd Short Coat. Then you can play a 'Good Guy'..... O, BTW, The weekend ...
by Redders
Wed Jun 10, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Beaten into submisson - Warwear
Replies: 24
Views: 4455

I'll have dibs on the Fusil :D
by Redders
Wed May 20, 2009 11:58 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Scots Bonnet
Replies: 12
Views: 1468

Phil the Grips wrote:
Nigel wrote:now can you do something about the wearer ?
Hence the comedy beard and 'tache.

It really is bombproof- I reckon it'd bounce musket shot at close range!


Prestonpans???? :twisted:
by Redders
Wed Apr 22, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: New Colours
Replies: 10
Views: 1369

Absolutey Beautiful Colours.

Makes a man want to march!
by Redders
Thu Apr 02, 2009 1:43 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

The RaT is a subgroup of LW, isn't it..? Decorates Keyboard with Coffee :twisted: Lidi, please please warn me next time you're gonna talk to Tod like that. I will require some kind of modern recording device to ensure his reaction is held for furure hilarity! :D Looking forward to seeing you at a f...
by Redders
Sat Mar 07, 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Things that make you go '!'
Replies: 141
Views: 13425

People who know better than to wear modern make-up and do it anyway, and then look at me like I'm asking the impossible when I suggest they take it off, while the public are around. Saying, "I never go without make-up!" :twisted: Maybe they should get a new hobby if they can't bear to lea...
by Redders
Thu Feb 26, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

Lidi, Were a LH group first. Skirmishers second. Yes we portray the military movements and life of the period. If you're after 'Posh' and 'Upper Class' then certainly the MM is the way to go. As for the ladies showing up the gunny types??? Wasn't quite what i was getting at lol. Was more saying you ...
by Redders
Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:37 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

Alternatively there's Steve Stanleys library which I recently had the pleasure of losing myself in :D
by Redders
Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:36 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

Angie,

Don't think I have any from Derby?????

I definately have one or two from Clivedon 07.
A Few more too i'm sure?

I'll dig them out later and wizz them off to you

:D
by Redders
Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:32 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

Very Swish! On the subject of manners, being that it is the prevelent subject. If it's of any assistance to you and your thoughts on this matter: Chances are you'll be in a camp full of grotty and dirty soldiers (Jacobite or Government, no difference) Also that's making the assumption you're gonna c...
by Redders
Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:13 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Nice manners for C18th Misses and Masters - help?
Replies: 60
Views: 7622

who me!!!! :oops: Thank you steve. Runs away blushing and giggling. Why do I always have that effect.........? Mr Stanley you're a Bad Boy! Fancy making the ladies blush!!!!!!! <Chuckle> Lidi we have some excellent females in the C18th. The kit is tremendous and just to back up what the others have...
by Redders
Fri Feb 06, 2009 3:11 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Tudor snowman:-)
Replies: 26
Views: 3332

Truly Truly Awesome!!!!!!

Come and decorate my garden please! :lol:
by Redders
Thu Feb 05, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Tudor snowman:-)
Replies: 26
Views: 3332

That's excellent!
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:17 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Right........... I've changed the content background. It's still textured but hopefully less heavy and easier on the eye. I've also changed the font. The text is now clearer and no longer appears squashed. Photos. These will be added over the next week or so. Additional content pages will accompany ...
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 4:25 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Noted.

Thank You Lidi :)
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

NP's Lidi :)

That's planned to be addressed quite soon.

'Biggerised' :shock: Quality word :D

For each of the products i'm planning to assign an indivual page that will include descriptions, More & Bigger pictures. Hopefully pictures of relevant detail too?
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 2:10 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Skev,

Excellent idea about how to adapt the background, thank you.
Something I should've thought of really. Doh!

The benefit of getting addional eyes on the site.
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

SC,

Thank you :)

Grammatical error rectified.

Will look at alternatives to the weave background.
by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 12:06 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Cheers Skev, comments appreciated. We're planning a photo shoot on Saturday :) A few friends round in kit to get some required photo's taken. Totally agree with you about pictures being very important and how peeps like to see what they can actually purchase. I was thinking of using the initial page...

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