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by steven pole
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: shoulder width on a doublet
Replies: 16
Views: 6684

Re: shoulder width on a doublet

Thank you :-)
by steven pole
Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:58 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: shoulder width on a doublet
Replies: 16
Views: 6684

shoulder width on a doublet

Hi chaps. I'm wondering what the width should be from the neck to the top of the sleeve should be? At the moment the width looks wide and the gathered part of the sleeve shoulder is below my normal shoulder. Any help received gratefully. Steve.
by steven pole
Sun Mar 18, 2012 12:39 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

rooster, which made KFC
by steven pole
Tue Mar 13, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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Chernobyl gift shop. Suprisingly
by steven pole
Mon Mar 12, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

without political correctness cake
by steven pole
Mon Mar 12, 2012 12:55 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

mandalay, near the curry
by steven pole
Sat Mar 10, 2012 2:24 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

of long ago and
by steven pole
Thu Mar 08, 2012 9:07 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: 15th C pliers
Replies: 12
Views: 5342

Re: 15th C pliers

Good man. :-) Here is a pic of my lovely pliers.
rsz_15th_century_pliers.jpg
by steven pole
Wed Mar 07, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: 15th C pliers
Replies: 12
Views: 5342

Re: 15th C pliers

Red Dog Forge made some bespoke pliers for me to use for my leatherwork reenactment tool kit.
by steven pole
Sun Mar 04, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

was always jealous that
by steven pole
Sat Mar 03, 2012 11:19 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

"come hither" eyes beckoning
by steven pole
Sat Mar 03, 2012 10:14 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

as opposed to diluvian
by steven pole
Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

glove, using spoons as
by steven pole
Fri Mar 02, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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a huge spider is
by steven pole
Wed Feb 29, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

countless injections of various
by steven pole
Wed Feb 29, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Taking care of turnshoes
Replies: 10
Views: 4135

Re: Taking care of turnshoes

I make a groovy paste for turnshoes, made from heated neatsfoot oil (straight from the butcher) with 1/3 bees wax stirred into it. Used it for years luv. :-)
by steven pole
Tue Feb 28, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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slept with eyes open
by steven pole
Tue Feb 28, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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exiting from number ten
by steven pole
Sun Feb 26, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

at Agincourt, knee high in
by steven pole
Mon Feb 20, 2012 12:10 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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smurfs and umpalumpas, joined
by steven pole
Sun Feb 19, 2012 4:08 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

Re: 4 Word Story

love never dies. Truth
by steven pole
Thu Feb 16, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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time, which according to
by steven pole
Mon Jan 30, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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woman no cry, but
by steven pole
Mon Jan 30, 2012 7:47 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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the hills and far away
by steven pole
Fri Jan 27, 2012 8:16 am
Forum: Friends and Gossip
Topic: 4 Word Story
Replies: 9797
Views: 1967944

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did the expected with
by steven pole
Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:12 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Logging
Replies: 14
Views: 5940

Re: Logging

Hi Sally. I hope you get plenty of volunteers to cut your logs for you and save your wrists :-)
I've seen a few bow saws used by groups to cut logs into more manageable sizes and I've seen various sizes of these saws used by carpenters too.
by steven pole
Sun Dec 18, 2011 9:06 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: New Website "Test help" please
Replies: 10
Views: 4575

Re: New Website "Test help" please

Hi chap.
I've just had a nose round your website using my macbook on Google Chrome and it's working fine. :-)
by steven pole
Sun Nov 13, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Viking Scabbard.
Replies: 19
Views: 10739

Re: Viking Scabbard.

Looks good, excellent carving. I make lots of leatherwork but i'm no good at carving like this.
by steven pole
Sat Oct 08, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: How Rude!!!
Replies: 103
Views: 33977

Re: How Rude!!!

I was at an arts and crafts event today and talking with a lady there who recycles fabrics etc into nice items. A photographer overheard me talking with the lady about the leatherwork I do and he proclaimed loudly that most medieval people did not wear shoes. The lady and I both stared at the photog...
by steven pole
Sat Oct 01, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: Valsgarde 6(ish) repli - my first attempt at metalwork
Replies: 6
Views: 11555

Re: Valsgarde 6(ish) repli - my first attempt at metalwork

Looks bloody good to me. I wouldn't want to face a guy wearing that.