Sometimes an idea seems to spread; you can’t be sure if you thought it up yourself or if you are just catching it from your community. This has just happened to me with the Herjolfsnes Challenge!
Facings are something that can initially seem quite tricky to sew, particularly if you are a beginner. However, they can add a lot to your garment, both aesthetically and structurally. So, here’s a tutorial that’ll show you how to sew perfect facings every time.
In order for our members to take part in shows they need to have period accurate clothing and footwear. We have therefore compiled a list of trusted traders who will be able to supply you with all the essentials you will need to be able to participate.
New members need a minimum of authentic undergarments, middle layer garments and footwear to participate in The De Caversham Household shows. For more information on this, please see our clothing page, and contact our Living History Officer, who will be able to tell you what types of fabric you need to order and how much you will need. You can contact them by emailing: TheDeCavershamHousehold@outlook.com.