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by Maerwen / Maria / Mary
Sun Dec 02, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Folk
Replies: 3
Views: 2680

These are a brilliant 'fusion' of early and traditional folk, with a little bit of English eccentricity thrown in - the bassoon player wasa founder member of Gryphon, back in the seventies, and another member wrote the music for Fungus the Bogeyman! http://www.new-scorpion-band.com
by Maerwen / Maria / Mary
Thu Nov 08, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Where to get items that give structure to stays, bodices etc
Replies: 84
Views: 11100

Sorry - don't post here much - just wanted to say, if you are making an C18th corset, which extends below the waist, you will need steel boning, as has been mentioned. I made one with just plastic boning once and it took on (in a very short space of time) a definite curvature at the waist, which mea...
by Maerwen / Maria / Mary
Thu Aug 17, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: ........
Replies: 1
Views: 1089

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by Maerwen / Maria / Mary
Sun Jan 08, 2006 7:00 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: robe a la francaise 1760
Replies: 17
Views: 4293

That is just amazing - I take my hat off to you in terms of your skill and patience. Wish I had a fraction of it.
by Maerwen / Maria / Mary
Mon Dec 05, 2005 7:41 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Gaudete
Replies: 13
Views: 4501

Hi everyone, first post here, so please be gentle with me! Just wanted to say that the 'Omnibus, St Pancras' etc version is by a folk-character by the name of Sid Kipper - there is a link (hopefully) following to an unofficial, but approved, fan site and also a (hopefully) second link to the 'offici...