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by Redders
Mon Jan 26, 2009 10:49 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated
Replies: 11
Views: 1983

New WebSite - Constructive Comments Appreciated

All, I've just revamped my wonderful other halfs website. It's still in it's infancy and has more to be added. I would greatly appreciate any positive and constructive comments that would follow from anyone taking a look at it. http://www.sj-seamstress.co.uk She's already getting plenty of orders so...
by Redders
Thu Jan 22, 2009 11:01 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Fabric, fabric clearance
Replies: 83
Views: 8062

I think my other half has been in touch with you about fabrics?

She has fabric and 'stuff' arriving all the time, I lose track :)
by Redders
Thu Jan 15, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Fabric, fabric clearance
Replies: 83
Views: 8062

Just code test in IE7.

I'll try firefox :) & Chrome

Edit:
Both FF and Chrome show the Wording and Prices.

Good Ole IE causing grief!!!!
by Redders
Fri Jan 09, 2009 2:03 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Fabric, fabric clearance
Replies: 83
Views: 8062

Frances, Just had a peek at your site :) My other half is a seamstress so may well be looking at grabbing some of your wares. We've just started Regency Dancing and need new costumes. I did notice you have some nice dark Red Wool. 2nd pic on the wool page and also shown in the multi bolt pic. I nee ...
by Redders
Tue Nov 04, 2008 10:53 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: 18th century fans
Replies: 8
Views: 2637

Martin, Have a quick peek on here. http://www.manneredmob.com/ These are chaps/ladies that live and breathe C18th Civilian life. Being a soldier in George II army, i wouldn't have a clue about finery :) I'm sure if you contact Judith who runs the MM, she'd be more than willing to offer you some advi...
by Redders
Mon Oct 13, 2008 4:09 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: 18th century retreat?
Replies: 16
Views: 3270

I'd certainly love to see something like thi sget off the ground.
I'm sure one or two more of our group would be fairly interested in this kinda thing?
Obviously I can't speak for them but seeing as they are LH nuts (Like me) should be fun :)
by Redders
Mon Oct 06, 2008 2:12 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Prestonpans 20th September 2008
Replies: 33
Views: 6831

BUSTED!
by Redders
Thu Sep 25, 2008 11:58 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Prestonpans 20th September 2008
Replies: 33
Views: 6831

It was still fun.......'tho Redders isn't my favourite dancing partner....... :) Steve What's wrong with my dancing? :? Did I tread on yer tootsies???? What an absolute giggle that was :D SJ and I had a great time. Like Mark, my feet are killing me lol. Will DEFINATELY be up for it again next year ...
by Redders
Thu Sep 04, 2008 3:28 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Avoncroft
Replies: 19
Views: 2158

When the weather holds it's a fun place to be.

The awfentic buildings are really nice. Especially the merchants house which we turn into a bawdy tavern :twisted:
by Redders
Thu Sep 04, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Avoncroft
Replies: 19
Views: 2158

Do you have any more from the Redcoat/Jacobite weekend???
by Redders
Wed Sep 03, 2008 6:08 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: The Prisoners of the '45
Replies: 5
Views: 2693

Blame Gerry?? :D
by Redders
Mon Mar 17, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: American revolution help needed!
Replies: 6
Views: 2201

If you have any interest in Pre Rev-War. (Noticing you posted 1700 onwards) Lace Wars have 2 Red Coat Infantry Units as well as a detachment of Dragoons. have a peek at http://www.lacewars.co.uk We have quite a few gigs this season so pop along. We also get to Play with NFOE too so you get the best ...
by Redders
Tue Mar 04, 2008 11:27 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Company Letters
Replies: 9
Views: 2755

Are we aure the Letter thing isn't a modern variation on what used to be numerical? I only ask as some written references i've seen all relate to numerical companies. The musket examples in 'A Soldiers Like Way' spring to mind. All the brass ID plates have numerical Identification only. e.g. 13 for ...
by Redders
Mon Mar 03, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Company Letters
Replies: 9
Views: 2755

Was this ever resolved?

Only asking as I'd like to mark my kit with the 'Correct' Grenadier markings.

I'd kind of assumed (please don't shoot me) that the Grenadiers would be the 1st Co. ????
by Redders
Mon Mar 03, 2008 11:13 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Sell me a group
Replies: 15
Views: 3457

Time to add some RedCoat to the offerings. Lace Wars also has 3 Redcoat Regts: Pulteney's 13th Foote Flemings 36th Foots Cobhams 10th Dragoons. As well as the Jacobite forces mentioned above, the government forces are always seeking new members. The bigger the line, the bigger the bang! We (Pulteney...
by Redders
Mon Feb 04, 2008 2:23 pm
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Oudenaarde 1708-2008
Replies: 14
Views: 2699

Are we planning on going?
by Redders
Wed Jan 30, 2008 2:27 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Burns Night
Replies: 2
Views: 1153

Jolly good celebrations they were too :D

A public thanks to Vic for organising a VERY successful burns night. Also, thanks to our hosts from CESS.

Long may this traditional event prosper and drawer poularity from our ranks.
by Redders
Fri Dec 21, 2007 11:27 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Lace Wars new forum
Replies: 4
Views: 1665

The forum is pretty much open and ready for business. There will still be a few changes and tweaks taking place over the next few weeks, just while we get it right. Users feedback will be useful and essential. Please forward any Forum specific comments to either myself or Tod, via the New LW forum. ...
by Redders
Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:27 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Mid 18th century Scottish birthday parties (childrens)
Replies: 15
Views: 3122

Phil,

That's the adult game they play at every event! :?
by Redders
Fri Dec 07, 2007 2:11 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: A New Pretender?
Replies: 9
Views: 1991

Is that possible? :roll:
by Redders
Thu Dec 06, 2007 1:19 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

To hinder your plot for revenge, they have no planned events to runaway from!

Had you not shot me in the leg, I would have protected you also.......................................... Honest!

I would.
by Redders
Thu Dec 06, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

Nice find Henrik. I've been looking for those pics for ages lol.

Some rather good shots there too.
For a small event, it came off rather well I thought?
by Redders
Wed Dec 05, 2007 6:00 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

Picks holes and ignores the compliments :evil:

pfft!
by Redders
Wed Dec 05, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

In my defence, I wasn't attempting to mislead. More a case of Andy failing by Misread (ing)! (Did u see what i did there? :D ) Re read and you will understand that I was 'Complementing' the mini Highland charge in the beer garden. Stating that over a greater distance it would be a truly awesome sigh...
by Redders
Wed Dec 05, 2007 2:29 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

Arran, I agree, great pics. Looking forward to seeing the complete portfolio. Again, apologies my camera didn't get used to add to the pictoral archives. I'll endevour to be less remisss at future events. BTW - I thought the highland charge, inducing mass surrender, was most excellent! Would be good...
by Redders
Tue Dec 04, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Derby Dec' 2007
Replies: 56
Views: 10066

oi!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Less of the ganging up if you please!?

And yes, I apologies for not taking any pictures.

I got carried away with the drinking a socialising part of things.

*Hangs head in shame*
by Redders
Thu Nov 29, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: Let's Go Fly A Kite!
Replies: 11
Views: 3390

O.o Someone mention Grenades??? :shock:
by Redders
Tue Nov 27, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: The Jacobites at Derby
Replies: 21
Views: 3942

bonnieprincecharlie wrote:Needless to say, I got more grief from my own army than any enemy!


Nice to see your were being historically accurate :D
(Long may it continue)
by Redders
Tue Nov 13, 2007 11:23 am
Forum: 1715-1810
Topic: New Culloden Visitor Centre
Replies: 62
Views: 10900

*Jumps up and down with arm in the air*

Me too Mr Booth Kind person sir!

I'll pay and collect at Derby if convenient?
by Redders
Thu Nov 08, 2007 11:13 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Bayreuth 14/9- 15/9 - 2007 (18th century)
Replies: 12
Views: 1827

Stylish!!!!!
*Coughs cornflakes everywhere!*

Let's meet in the middle and off the white cockade wearers as..........

'Rough & Ready' ??

Even Corp Paul who never gets dirty!!!! :evil:
(That LifeGuard Coat is still way to shiny)

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