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At one of our shows, a customer was looking for items to wear as a civil war civilian re-enactor. I had a cotton shawl which could be used if made larger and fringe added. I keep researching items to make including Fascinators (a type of shawl), more capes, purses, mitts, garters, collars and designing more hairnets/caps, If anyone has any special needs or requests, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please remember each item is made to order so it may take several weeks.
A traditional pattern of the period. In 4 alternating solid colors-red, green, black and white with a multi-colored yarn. The solid color stay the same but the multi color is one of your choosing. The yarn is a wool. the top is approx 48" and the bottom is approx 60" and 24" long with 4" of black fringe. Multi-color shown is H
A shawl approx. 66" wide at base and approx. 38" long at peak. In a plant dyed wool (Please note this yarn is made is small quantities and may not always be available so a substitution of similiar yarn and color may be made)or basic black wool yarn. With a modified picot border of 2" done in the same or alternating coordinating colors. Shown In Onion
An original floral design hair net/cap with a head band with small flowers on either side. Available with or without embellishment. Vanilla cap shown is not embellished
Embellishment would include ribbons and beading, beading and ribbons will similiar color as hair net unless another color is stated. Cap is shown in Vanilla. Click on item to see item from other point of views.
A original design done in a velveteen yarn with headband in which a ribbon may be woven. Through research, I have found many hairnets and headbands were made of velvet. Shown in black. Click on item to see from other views.
A sontag or bosom buddy/friend is a jacket that has long ends crossing over the front and tying at the back. Ours is 20" long at the back, starting at 10" across at bottom and expanding to 20" wide at shoulders, the ends are 36" long with ties that are 25" long. There is a loop in underneath the back of garment to thread ties through to keep back in place. The garment is shown in antique white with medium and dark blue trim on either end.
A hooded scarf made with a kettled hand dyed 100% wool which gives slight variation in the coloring of the garment. The scarf is approximately 36 " long (18" each side of hood), the hood about 18" deep and about 12" long. Scarf is shown in the color-browns.
A Poke is a bag. Our version comes in one for men as a money bag and one for women as a purse, Done in a striped cotton or wool yarn to resemble bags often made from the remnants of yarns. Has two draw string closures/handles. Purse shown is blue, black, brown, white.
A Poke is a bag. Our version comes in one for men as a money bag and one for women as a purse, The money bag is done in a soild color wool or cotton.with a simple draw string closure. Please put a color under special requests.
A cape done in a worsted weight mohair-like yarn in an original octagonal design with tie closure with tassels at end of ties and at all ends of octagon, with arm slits. Email at email@example.com for other colors or yarns