Yesterday was lovely 🙂 I do enjoy displays for kids so long as the theme is very particular. So we were teaching history.
I generally don’t have that sort of hook in recreation costumes, so it winds up being a better opportunity to do activities such as read.
So happy to hear there were people interested in the dressing a lady part 🙂 The worry is that after a full display of gothic plate makes everything else pale in comparison! So it was a relief- I really wanted the Spanish ensemble because I could have talked about the differences between male and female dress and how very similar they are in places.
But I do now have all the patterns to go through and work out a generic layer of paddings and facings.
So, I need to keep hunting for sliver lace for my Marie Antoinette- I am seriously going to look at sarees, it’s rare to find two the same but I need about 20m of lace and close to that in scrolling appliques.