The invisible Layers

There are parts of my Larp Costumes¬† that people never see, armour and overcoat cover it all. The grimy shirt has one purpose only: To protect my undershirts from the scalemaille mesh. The black dirt is from the armor, and I do not bother with cleaning it off every time, since it gets like this…

Wood Elf basic Shirt

Sometimes I spend months making a really fancy piece of costume, but sometimes its just time to top up on shirts. Like, you can never have enough shirts, right? I made this for a friend, Imrath, whose character is a Tolkienesque wood elf (without the beard, of course).

Sewing… six days left

Four days have passed with me virtually doing nothing. Or at least nothing to finish the garments I need in August. At least I started almost everything by now. The first robe I started a while back (blue cotton satin), but my sewing machine suddenly decided I would take no more silver yarn… and the…