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So first update is in already!

The first month of the IRCC has FLOWN by so very fast and I have so much going on right now I fell like I shouldn’t really be sewing at all, but I committed to the challenge so I HAVE … Continue reading

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So another year rolls by and it’s IRCC time again. This year the Peacock Gown!

I have been rather naughty and very lax at updating my blog, but it’s Italian renaissance Costume Challenge time again, and even though my life is very stressful and hectic I just could not refrain from entering again. So this … Continue reading

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my IRCC6 outfit

You can see my full write up and check ins for this years competition here. I learned a lot this year, and really tried to stretch my abilities a lot. I am really proud of the red over gown that … Continue reading

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IRCC6 sneaky peak of the final completed outfit

IRCC6

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About me and my SCA life

SCA life and times of Mandy L’Estrelle aka The Honourable Lady Ydeneya de Baillencourt Name: Ydeneya de Baillencourt registered with the Lochac College of Herald in October 2008 Device: Purpure, a unicorn couchant and on a chief argent, five mascles … Continue reading

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So what to sew next?

I have so many ideas I just don’t know where to start! Perhaps by tidying up my sewing room would be a good idea as it is kind of trashed after the IRCC and then championship sewing. Anyways watch this … Continue reading

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Let all the fabrics be free from persecution!

I often see many articles or blog posts telling costumers that they MUST use natural fibre fabrics. Well OK that’s really nice BUT….not necessarily true. I love using silk and thanks to a wonderful husband who works extreme hours to … Continue reading

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