[Sca-cooks] Sweat shirts and sweat pants are an important addition to your wardrobe

Antonia Calvo ladyadele at paradise.net.nz
Mon Aug 31 12:37:04 PDT 2009

Susan Lin wrote:
> Yes it does but my problem with a wool over dress or cloak is the wicking
> factor.  if you're sloshing around the water wicks right up to your knees
> and then nothing keeps you dry and warm.  The sweat pants can be hiked up a
> little so as not to be subject to wicking.

That may suggest that your overgown is a little long for its intended 
purpose-- or that you need some pattens. 

Personally, I have a hip-length woollen coat to put on over my other 

Antonia di Benedetto Calvo

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