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by Bucket
Thu Jan 31, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Bragging.....
Replies: 24
Views: 2345

sorry nigel but i cant
do you know any good Counsellors :roll:
by Bucket
Fri Sep 14, 2007 12:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Tudorbethan suit.
Replies: 35
Views: 4105

gregory23b wrote the following"

Lid

"That last pic makes you look just a bit like Paul Newman."

Oh please, any more and he will need an elasticated hat and we will need a large bucket."


gregory please do not involve me in this conversation i find it damned unkind of you :roll:
by Bucket
Tue Sep 04, 2007 8:16 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: And the dress
Replies: 31
Views: 4943

i have more detailed photos of that waistcoat including the buttons which i will post tnight. The buttons are finished.
by Bucket
Sun Sep 02, 2007 6:34 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: And the dress
Replies: 31
Views: 4943

oops haven't done the gloves so here they are
by Bucket
Sun Sep 02, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: And the dress
Replies: 31
Views: 4943

i know the one in Salisbury, although there is a second. I also was naughty and photoed them so her goes. Also i have included a photo of a pair of embroidered shoes 1760 and a pair of gloves hope they are of interest.
by Bucket
Fri Aug 31, 2007 10:32 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Embroidery on doublets
Replies: 5
Views: 1284

thanks for th information so far. I should have explained myself better. What i am really after is the late 15th century to early 16th century i.e. 1475 - 1510. I have found some references that show mottoes embroidered around the base of male gowns/doublets and even on a sleeve, but i have not foun...
by Bucket
Thu Aug 30, 2007 2:15 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: 15thc doublet buttons help
Replies: 41
Views: 3460

personally i wouldn't go for either. Reason being that the majority (99%) of medieval button finds are a copper alloy i.e. bronze.
I know of two suppliers who do them, white rose (Steve Lunn) or Artisan accessories (Jason).
hope this helps
bucket
by Bucket
Wed Aug 29, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Embroidery on doublets
Replies: 5
Views: 1284

Embroidery on doublets

Does anyone out there have any evidence for embroidery on late 15th/16th century doublet?
by Bucket
Sun Oct 02, 2005 1:09 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: One of Kerie's beautiful corsets!
Replies: 15
Views: 6054

lady mitch- tell sam that its not a riding crop,but a 19th century cavarly sword :D
by Bucket
Thu Jul 21, 2005 9:08 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 15500

i must admit i felt like i'd been pulled through several dimensions by the time i'd finished that post :?
by Bucket
Thu Jul 21, 2005 8:58 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 15500

but Dickie surely that would depend on which dimesion he was in at the time!?! 8)