Tag: costume


Made for a friend, to tease another friend, the ‘steampunk’ moustache.

A better hat

You may remember me making a hat recently. Well, it wasn’t really just a hat, it was part of a cunning plan.


There is no such thing as too many hats. Every costume should have a hat, it makes an outfit, and can really help in portraying a character. I’ve been making a simple one to add to my growing collection!

Armour Ideas

Had a very disappointing shopping trip yesterday trying to find the right fabric for my next sewing project. Nothing was quite what I wanted. To cheer myself up, I played with some bits from the House of Objects. They always…

Weaving with inner tube

Playing with some ideas for 5k REM futuristic, post-apocalyptic, type armour. Plus I had some inner tubes left over from making the bows.

Berwickshire flash

I’ve been making a flash for my LARP character, Mardnotkiln. A flash is usually a bit of fabric with a symbol or heraldry on it. It can be hung from the belt, or worn as an arm band, sash etc.…

Odds and sods

Well, that was Christmas then. Hope yours was lovely. Mine had lots of relaxed, snuggly family fun, and heaps of good food. Perfect! Craftwise, I haven’t done all that much recently. I’ve been chugging along on some long term projects,…