Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

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Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby Tiddles » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:33 pm

We do not have the time or skills to make kit.

So am looking for a supply of "off the shelf" 10th century kit. Both male and female costume.

Or at least someone who can make the kit at a reasonable cost and reasonably quickly.

Tiddles.



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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby Tiddles » Fri Mar 25, 2011 8:38 pm

PaulMurphy wrote:Try http://www.thorhild.org/


Thanks for the link.

Good range of kit but a basic shirt starts from £90 :o



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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby PaulMurphy » Fri Mar 25, 2011 10:30 pm

Yes, but unless you make it yourself that's about the going rate. The cloth is not that expensive (£10-20 maybe), but the time it takes to cut, stitch and finish any garment will soon mount up, and so anyone doing it as a business will be looking to make a living from it, which doesn't mean doing it at £5.80 per hour.


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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby Ulfcub » Mon Mar 28, 2011 1:22 am

http://longshiptraders.co.uk/index.html

i havnt used them personally but its another option.

hope this helps,

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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby Tiddles » Mon Mar 28, 2011 1:47 pm

Ulfcub wrote:http://longshiptraders.co.uk/index.html

i havnt used them personally but its another option.

hope this helps,

Ulfcub


Thanks.

Nice stuff and prices look good. Will investigate them further.



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Re: Viking Clothes Suppler Needed.

Postby dragonskie2000 » Mon Mar 28, 2011 3:39 pm

http://www.historicenterprises.com - shipping isn't too pricy either.
Although if your a member of a society I'd check first with your AO before purchasing anything from anyone.




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