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by Kizzy
Thu Oct 27, 2005 11:15 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Have you seen this dress?!
Replies: 9
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Hi Meg In found the picture i thought it was. Its very similar, there seems to be a series of different pictures following the wedding party. Pic1 - A bride led to her wedding feast (Bibliotheque de l'Arsenal, Paris. Ms. 5073 fol. 117v) Pic2 - Wedding Night (Bibliotheque Noationale, Paris. Ms. 5073...
by Kizzy
Wed Oct 26, 2005 4:08 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Have you seen this dress?!
Replies: 9
Views: 3464

Meg

I will be able to give you the info tomorrow, I still haven't been able to find my diary with it in. But I remembered a friend of mine has the same diary and is bringing it over tomorrow morning for me to get the information.
by Kizzy
Tue Oct 25, 2005 10:26 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Have you seen this dress?!
Replies: 9
Views: 3464

I know this picture, I have it in my Medieval Book of Love Diary (which I cannot lay my hands on at the moment) Its part of a larger picture of a wedding party (I think).

One of my dresses is based on one of the outfits in this painting.

When I find my diary I'll let you know more about it.
by Kizzy
Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:13 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: What is a prix or stabbing stitch?
Replies: 5
Views: 3091

Stabbing (Modern terms include: Grain/flesh stitching) This refers to stitching the leather from side to side, so that the stitch is visible on both sides of the leather. Stabbing specifically uses a straight awl, while stitching may be done with either a straight or curved awl. 1. Sticking the awl...