Designing Your Outfit
Today, it is nearly a lost art to make your own outfit, not to mention just the act of sewing itself. Our stores and machines have taken us a long way from the art of producing our own fashion. In the medieval times, it would be quite difficult to find a woman who did not know how to at least sew, as the clothing you produced you and your family wore.
Here, we will put all information pertinent to helping those who need to start making their own outfits, or offer all that we can to ensure that, even if they don’t want to make their own, they have options to get something that matches their persona from a store.
If you have any links that would help expand this page, please leave a comment below.
http://www.denverfabrics.com/ – A good source for specific types of fabric from period to non-period.
http://trimfabric.com/ – Another good source for fabric.
http://garbtheworld.com/ – For those that want some ideas on how to make their own outfits, or buy their own made by someone else.
http://www.virtue.to/articles/tunic_worksheet.html – An individual pattern for an all-purpose tunic.
http://marquise.de/ – A site devoted to period costumes. Very useful for finding your specific period garb designs.