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I'm Ciara Eirikswif, nominally of the Barony of Sternfeld in the Middle Kingdom.



Love that song, and musicals. Anyway, I've been a member of the SCA for over twenty years. I've been fascinated by the fiber arts/textiles for closer to forty years.

I learned to embroider and sew as a child, followed by learning to crochet. When I worked at a living history museum, I learned to spin with a wheel and a drop spindle. I have both and prefer my Ashford Traveler to my spindles. I was taught to knit during secondary school, left the project withering on a set of aluminium needles for decades and relearned to knit around ten years ago.

I have a small yarn shop that travels to events which are dog friendly and can be found knitting in public most days of the week.

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newperspectives
Oct. 17th, 2008 07:31 pm (UTC)
*waves*
I'm Kathrin, MoAS in your neighboring Shire of Wurm Wald. We should play sometime!
snapesgirl_62
Oct. 17th, 2008 08:35 pm (UTC)
I've got a contest I'm sponsoring at Grand Pageant on the first of November. Best, most accurate looking accessory using the least period materials available.

I had this flash back on a fighter many years ago who made carpet armor by cutting the carpeting into scales because it was free, he was a college student on a budget and he couldn't afford leather. It was pretty impressive looking.
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