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Sewing and Needle Arts

Woman sewingSewing, loomwork, needlepoint, embroidery, etc.

For a guide to Elizabethan clothing:
http://www.renfair.com/Guide.htm

The Costumer's Manifesto on Western Costume History by Period:
A  compendium on everything you could ever want to learn about period garb.
http://www.costumes.org/history/100pages/costhistpage.htm

Card Weaving
The ancient technique for making a strong strap or belt quickly.
http://www.abotech.com/Articles/Blankenship02.htm

 


 


Naomi's yellow dress. The white panel is hand embroidered on the same motif as the pattern in the yellow material.


Emily and Naomi show off their handmade finery at a Shire event.

 

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