[HNW] Highly unlikely
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Wed Nov 28 10:25:06 PST 2007
You are so right about that! I have been making theatrical costumes for about 35 years and piping on the grain looks messy!
Thanks Bjarne!~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~When you have walked to the edge of all the light you know,And are about to step into the darkness of the unknown.....Faith is believing that one of two things will happen......There will be something to stand on, or you will be taughthow to fly.~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~ ~.~> From: drewscph at post12.tele.dk> To: h-needlework at lists.ansteorra.org> Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2007 15:41:37 +0100> Subject: Re: [HNW] Highly unlikely> > I think also that piping mostly is made from bias cut material, and bias > cutting was considered way two much waste. They used straight pieces for > bindings, and you cant make nice piping from straight cut.> > Bjarne> > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Kathryn Newell" <cknewell at earthlink.net>> To: <h-needlework at lists.ansteorra.org>> Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 1:53 PM> Subject: [HNW] Highly unlikely> > > > Joellyn:> >> > < My name is Joellen and new to the list. I am curious as to when piping> > would have been considered "period". Certainly 18th century to the > > present,> > but, how far back does it really go?>> >> > I was referring to the idea of it being on cushions. I really don't know > > how> > far back piping goes. I've seen it on some early 19th century clothing> > pieces in books. I didn't see much evidence of it when I used to do > > serious> > SCA-era garb research.> >> > Sorry!> >> > --Kathryn> > SCA: Kathryn Goodwyn> > "too many centuries...too little time"> >> > _______________________________________________> > H-needlework mailing list> > H-needlework at lists.ansteorra.org> > http://lists.ansteorra.org/listinfo.cgi/h-needlework-ansteorra.org> > > > > _______________________________________________> H-needlework mailing list> H-needlework at lists.ansteorra.org> http://lists.ansteorra.org/listinfo.cgi/h-needlework-ansteorra.org
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