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by Panda
Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:07 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: A case for redefining standards ?
Replies: 51
Views: 4143

Because I live in Irland & no shop around stocks it. :cry:
by Panda
Tue Jan 09, 2007 10:37 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: A case for redefining standards ?
Replies: 51
Views: 4143

The first bit of kit I made was (tunic & trews) machine stiched. That was in January last year. Since then I have made a cloak, 3 trews, 2 tunics, some cloth pouches and a hat, all hand sewn. I donto a machine think I'll ever go back to a machine. I even managed to do the whol 25 stiches an inch...
by Panda
Wed Jan 03, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: General History
Topic: fire lighting
Replies: 72
Views: 18012

When exactly was fire steel first made?
by Panda
Fri Nov 24, 2006 5:07 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Mordants
Replies: 23
Views: 2001

Rhubarb
by Panda
Fri Nov 24, 2006 4:47 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Pudding.
Replies: 28
Views: 4930

Sounds like a good time. Only thing its missing is a bit of sherry, brandy or whiskey
by Panda
Fri Nov 24, 2006 4:21 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Vegetables, Herbs, Dyeplants etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 4072

If you become a member of their Heritage Seed Library, you get some free seeds each year - to keep the old varieties alive, that the EEC is trying to stamp out in the interests of uniformity and us all buying French apples. :wink: Can an Irsh person become a member of The Heritage Seed Library? I'm...
by Panda
Fri Nov 24, 2006 4:15 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Pudding.
Replies: 28
Views: 4930

*droooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool*
by Panda
Mon Nov 13, 2006 3:20 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: Pudding.
Replies: 28
Views: 4930

I think we used sliced white bread for our B+B puds, although we probably use any old bread... I LOVE open fires too, i know its winter when we get ours lit. and the smell of woodsmoke is GORGEOUS...dont get me started! Annis x B&B pud = brilliant, especially with a dash of sherry thrown over. ...
by Panda
Mon Nov 13, 2006 3:14 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: stained glass.
Replies: 11
Views: 2957

*Panda cries as a) cant afford & b) has no where to put such pretties*
by Panda
Thu Oct 26, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: 2000BC-55BC
Topic: Iron Age hair gel!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 6370

What is amazing is that one body was 6ft 6ins tall!!!!


Not that unusual considering in that period of Irish history the average height of men over here was around 6'.
by Panda
Thu Oct 26, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Tintagel 2006 Pics
Replies: 92
Views: 14271

Can we hope that some of those pics will be finding their way to this fair isle on a Cd of some kinsd?
by Panda
Tue Oct 24, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: tintagel pic?
Replies: 14
Views: 2723

Nice darkage pic. A what a wonder ful, invincible spearline! :P 8)
by Panda
Tue Oct 24, 2006 1:49 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Blokes in skirts
Replies: 18
Views: 3305

I bit of info On the leine and brat from my societies forum (I think it may have been "borrowed" from Gael Agus Gall [b:10cb4847b3]Book of Kells[/b:10cb4847b3] (8th Century) Beginning with the Book of Kells there appears to have been two distinct dress styles in use which are replicated on...
by Panda
Thu Oct 19, 2006 6:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Tintagel 2006 Pics
Replies: 92
Views: 14271

All I have to say is "All the the banners in the field, all the banners on the field, all the banners on the field. And they all belong to us!!" :P :P :P
by Panda
Thu Jul 27, 2006 1:38 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Tents
Replies: 6
Views: 1801

I need someone that I can contact through the net as I am in ireland. Un-fortunately Past Tents has no email address
by Panda
Thu Jul 27, 2006 1:05 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Tents
Replies: 6
Views: 1801

Tents

Could some one please direct me to some good sites for buying viking and norman period tents please?
by Panda
Mon Jun 26, 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Tent material
Replies: 25
Views: 3547

I stick with uk manufacturers for things like tents


Could you direct me towards some of these manufacturers please
by Panda
Fri Jun 16, 2006 1:59 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Tent material
Replies: 25
Views: 3547

Im in contact with them at the moment and they seem to be fairly helpful. Im waiting on a quote for price at the moment
by Panda
Fri Jun 16, 2006 1:33 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Tent material
Replies: 25
Views: 3547

Has anyone purchased from this site in the past?
www.tentsmiths.com
They seem to have very good prices and my society is thinking of ordering from them.

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