A short note about garb preparation

Time traveling Órlaith

I’ll be honest, if it wasn’t for Gytha I’d be in serious bother.  Garb making seems to be the ultimate trigger from every horrible procrastinating tendency in my body, and I have more than my fair share of those to begin with.   It’s not that I dislike it, in truth I find hand sewing quite relaxing, I just find starting out really daunting.  Gytha kindly made us some hoods, I’m busily handsewing the lining into mine and I hope to embroider it with ivy leaves while at Raglan (starting before that with so much to do would be a whole new form of insanity, even for me.  She also made Art a bog shirt like this one which I’m just finishing the trim on.  I find that now that I’ve started actually sewing the rest doesn’t seem so impossible.  

I have one whole cotehardie style dress to my…

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