• Medieval camping adventures

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Mar 23, 2019

    Come with us on a trip through Sweden and see how we live in a historical tent for one week! (And get my best tip for making your camping adventure a success!) One of the things I really like with …

  • Sewing machine school- part 1

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Mar 07, 2019

    The sewing machine is a tricksy being, with a mind of its own. On the paper it promise to make whatever your heart desire, but home alone it tend to do as it pleases… Happened to you? It does not …

  • For Sale

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Feb 27, 2019

    I am putting up some items for sale, mostly things I have been making as projects, for tutorials and such. Good historically clothing, everything is worn and priced after their condition. Most items you might have seen already here on …

  • Workshops this spring

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Feb 20, 2019

    Just wanted to give you all a quick update about some of my plans this spring! Between 8-10 of March I will be holding a workshop in medieval clothing in Norway; check out this event for a weekend of fun, …

  • 15th c clothing for men

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Feb 15, 2019

    Love got some new garments for his 15th c outfit this autumn. Do you remember the wedding outfit he had, with the silk doublet? It is a bit fancy for the everyday outdoor event, so now I made him a …

  • Getting dressed in the morning

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Jan 14, 2019

    Follow me on one of my historical adventures and take a look inside our medieval pavilion, to find out what I do in the morning to get ready- medieval style! (Yeah, just like a regular blog person I post getting-ready …

  • Memories from Visby

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Jan 04, 2019

    Greetings from Visby Medieval Week! Me and love traveled here with our friend Lali, shared an apartment and had a wonderful week with friends, ice-cream, new experiences, shows and music! I spent most of my time at Kaptielhusgården, holding workshops …

  • Cudgel wars 2018

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Dec 28, 2018

    This came to be a more personal blog post, so if you want to join one of my adventures from the summer, here we go! Cudgel Wars is a SCA event in Finland, situated at a lovely site with saunas, …

  • 15th century headwear

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Dec 04, 2018

    There are many looks on headwear during the late 15th century. Everything from maiden hair hanging loose with soft waves, to several layers of linen veils wrapped around the head, with wimples or jewelry worn. There is both visible and …

  • The 15th century coat

    By Linda at Handcrafted History
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    • Nov 29, 2018

    For the Golden Egg challenge, I made a warm, woolen coat. The purpose with the coat was to make an over garment from sources that would be warm, practical and fitting for the period. After using it for half a …